The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 48 50 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.37% 10.14% 12.35%
As % of the Applications category 60.76% 49.50% 71.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 57
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 101 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.06% 20.49% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 93 77
Average salary £28,500 £27,204 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £18,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Lancashire region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Lancashire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Lancashire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 12 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Chorley -3 7 £30,000 -9.09% 1
Blackburn +6 5 £28,500 -15.55% 4
Skelmersdale +2 5 £42,500 -
Newton-le-Willows +5 3 £11,000 -35.29%
Burnley -7 2 £41,250 +52.77%
Accrington - 2 £23,500 - 2
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 71 (83.53%) Microsoft
2 34 (40.00%) SQL
3 29 (34.12%) .NET
4 25 (29.41%) Finance
5 24 (28.24%) C#
6 21 (24.71%) MS Office
7 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 16 (18.82%) Windows
9 14 (16.47%) Citrix
10 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
10 13 (15.29%) VMware
10 13 (15.29%) Time Management
10 13 (15.29%) Performance Management
11 12 (14.12%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (12.94%) Cisco
12 11 (12.94%) Java
12 11 (12.94%) PHP
12 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (12.94%) Objective-C
12 11 (12.94%) Groovy
12 11 (12.94%) Degree
12 11 (12.94%) Grails
13 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (11.76%) Retail
13 10 (11.76%) ERP
14 9 (10.59%) CRM
14 9 (10.59%) MS Exchange
14 9 (10.59%) Project Management
14 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (10.59%) Marketing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.59%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.18%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) LAN
1 6 (7.06%) WAN
1 6 (7.06%) Wireless
2 4 (4.71%) SAN
3 3 (3.53%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) TETRA
3 3 (3.53%) VPN
3 3 (3.53%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.35%) Intranet
4 2 (2.35%) PBX
4 2 (2.35%) VoIP
5 1 (1.18%) ADSL
5 1 (1.18%) Broadband
5 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.18%) FTP
5 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.18%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.88%) MS Access
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.71%) EDMS
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Retail
3 9 (10.59%) Marketing
4 5 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.71%) Billing
5 4 (4.71%) Local Government
6 3 (3.53%) Legal
7 2 (2.35%) Advertising
7 2 (2.35%) Law
8 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Developer Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Junior
6 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) MI Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Graduate
8 3 (3.53%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) Grails
3 8 (9.41%) HTML
4 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.71%) CSS
6 3 (3.53%) Web Services
6 3 (3.53%) jQuery
7 2 (2.35%) WinForms
7 2 (2.35%) XHTML
8 1 (1.18%) EDI
8 1 (1.18%) XML
8 1 (1.18%) Flash
8 1 (1.18%) SOAP
8 1 (1.18%) WCF
8 1 (1.18%) HTML5
8 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) iPhone
2 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) Celerra
3 1 (1.18%) Replication
3 1 (1.18%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.35%) Linux
5 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Time Management
1 13 (15.29%) Performance Management
2 10 (11.76%) ERP
3 9 (10.59%) CRM
3 9 (10.59%) Project Management
4 8 (9.41%) ITIL
5 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.24%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.06%) Document Management
6 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) System Testing
7 5 (5.88%) Analytics
7 5 (5.88%) Marketing Analytics
8 4 (4.71%) User Stories
8 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.71%) Release Management
8 4 (4.71%) Workflow
9 3 (3.53%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) SQL
2 24 (28.24%) C#
3 11 (12.94%) Java
3 11 (12.94%) PHP
3 11 (12.94%) Objective-C
3 11 (12.94%) Groovy
4 6 (7.06%) C
4 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.88%) VB
6 4 (4.71%) VB6
6 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.53%) VBA
8 2 (2.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.24%) CCNA
4 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.88%) PMP
5 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.71%) CCNP
7 3 (3.53%) MCITP
8 2 (2.35%) NCIE
8 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.35%) MCTS
9 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) HP AIS
9 1 (1.18%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.18%) VCDX
9 1 (1.18%) NCDA
9 1 (1.18%) ACCA
9 1 (1.18%) CIMA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) XenApp
3 3 (3.53%) vSphere
4 2 (2.35%) XenServer
4 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.18%) Xen
5 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) SCCM
1 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (83.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.47%) Citrix
3 13 (15.29%) VMware
4 11 (12.94%) Cisco
5 5 (5.88%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) HP
6 3 (3.53%) EMC
6 3 (3.53%) NetApp
7 2 (2.35%) Epicor
7 2 (2.35%) Avaya
7 2 (2.35%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) Sage
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle
8 1 (1.18%) Symantec
8 1 (1.18%) NEC
8 1 (1.18%) Mitel
8 1 (1.18%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.18%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.18%) Nortel
Blackburn, Lancashire
networx
Salary: Salary £33,748 to £42,712
Posted: 3 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Accrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Accrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 19 days ago