The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 32 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.39% 6.06% 8.51%
As % of the Applications category 53.33% 45.90% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 37
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,127 £20,200 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
MS Excel
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
60 61 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.86% 13.20% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 71
Average salary £24,375 £32,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.82% +24.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,127 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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 +8 7 £31,000 -11.42% 2
Blackburn -8 3 £35,000 +22.80% 5
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £19,000 -
Blackpool -5 2 £57,500 - 1
Chorley +4 1 £17,000 -60.00% 2
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.75%) Windows
3 29 (43.28%) MS Office
4 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
6 16 (23.88%) .NET
6 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
6 16 (23.88%) SLA
6 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (22.39%) C#
7 15 (22.39%) SQL
7 15 (22.39%) Windows XP
7 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (20.90%) MS Exchange
8 14 (20.90%) Internet
8 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
8 14 (20.90%) Windows Vista
8 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (19.40%) MCSE
9 13 (19.40%) VoIP
9 13 (19.40%) Ethernet
9 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
9 13 (19.40%) Service Delivery
9 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (19.40%) Office 365
10 12 (17.91%) DECT
10 12 (17.91%) DHCP
10 12 (17.91%) DNS
10 12 (17.91%) Resource Management
10 12 (17.91%) Life Science

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 14 (20.90%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.48%) Lync
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (43.28%) MS Office
2 7 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.48%) MS Project
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) Internet
2 13 (19.40%) VoIP
2 13 (19.40%) Ethernet
2 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.91%) DECT
3 12 (17.91%) DHCP
3 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 12 (17.91%) iSCSI
3 12 (17.91%) NAS
4 5 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (7.46%) Wireless
4 5 (7.46%) LAN
5 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 4 (5.97%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (4.48%) Firewall
7 2 (2.99%) PBX
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.49%) OSPF
8 1 (1.49%) ADSL
8 1 (1.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.99%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) MS Access
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Military
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.49%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Operations Manager
4 6 (8.96%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.96%) IT Operations Manager
5 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Support Manager
5 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.96%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) SOAP
3 6 (8.96%) Web Services
3 6 (8.96%) WCF
3 6 (8.96%) HTML
4 4 (5.97%) jQuery
4 4 (5.97%) Ajax
5 3 (4.48%) XML
5 3 (4.48%) HTML5
5 3 (4.48%) REST
6 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.91%) Life Science
3 5 (7.46%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.48%) PDA
4 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) CCTV
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows XP
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Vista
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.48%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Service Delivery
1 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (17.91%) Resource Management
2 12 (17.91%) Performance Management
2 12 (17.91%) Software Deployment
2 12 (17.91%) Service Desk Management
2 12 (17.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (10.45%) ITIL
4 6 (8.96%) Web Development
5 5 (7.46%) Time Management
5 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 4 (5.97%) UML
6 4 (5.97%) CRM
6 4 (5.97%) People Management
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.48%) Service Management
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE
7 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) C#
1 15 (22.39%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) VB
2 10 (14.93%) VBA
3 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) VB6
5 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.48%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) Ada
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.40%) MCSE
3 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CCNA
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCDP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) XenApp
3 2 (2.99%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Postfix
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 6 (8.96%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) HP
6 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.48%) Avaya
7 2 (2.99%) NetApp
7 2 (2.99%) Nortel
7 2 (2.99%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) Draytek
8 1 (1.49%) Apple
8 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
Blackburn, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rossendale, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 per annum + Parking pension 26 day hol, BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Salary: £29,728 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £14250.00 per annum + overtime
Posted: 10 days ago
Radcliffe, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Chorley
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Burnley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Chorley
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago