The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 965 899 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.85% 7.59% 8.12%
As % of the Applications category 61.54% 56.36% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 861 774 860
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
MS Excel
London

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

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1568 1595 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.38% 13.46% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1350 1419
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the City of London

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the City of London

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1352 (69.51%) Microsoft
2 752 (38.66%) Finance
3 697 (35.84%) Windows
4 673 (34.60%) SQL Server
5 650 (33.42%) SQL
6 596 (30.64%) MS Office
7 434 (22.31%) Active Directory
8 353 (18.15%) .NET
9 338 (17.38%) Degree
10 318 (16.35%) C#
11 317 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
12 308 (15.84%) ITIL
13 280 (14.40%) VMware
14 278 (14.29%) SharePoint
15 273 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 265 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
17 259 (13.32%) MS Exchange
18 234 (12.03%) Banking
19 231 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
20 226 (11.62%) Citrix
20 226 (11.62%) Windows Server 2008
21 224 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 214 (11.00%) Oracle
23 212 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 209 (10.75%) Project Management
24 209 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
25 199 (10.23%) Windows 7
26 198 (10.18%) HTML
27 193 (9.92%) JavaScript
28 191 (9.82%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 278 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 259 (13.32%) MS Exchange
3 141 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 109 (5.60%) IIS
5 83 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 75 (3.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 72 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 69 (3.55%) Lync
9 43 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 42 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 35 (1.80%) Tomcat
12 31 (1.59%) CMS
13 28 (1.44%) MS Project Server
14 25 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (1.03%) Apache
17 16 (0.82%) WebSphere
18 15 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
18 15 (0.77%) SAS
19 12 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 596 (30.64%) MS Office
2 209 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 105 (5.40%) MS Visio
4 93 (4.78%) MS Project
5 25 (1.29%) InfoPath
6 17 (0.87%) PowerPivot
7 14 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.57%) SPSS
9 9 (0.46%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.21%) InDesign
11 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.051%) FastStats
12 1 (0.051%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 98 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.57%) WebTrends
5 9 (0.46%) SAP CRM
5 9 (0.46%) SAP Business One
5 9 (0.46%) Eikon
6 8 (0.41%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.31%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 6 (0.31%) Advent Moxy
7 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.31%) Endur
8 5 (0.26%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.21%) HFM
9 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.21%) Sage 1000
9 4 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.98%) Office 365
2 38 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.08%) SaaS
4 18 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.21%) IaaS
9 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.10%) PaaS
11 1 (0.051%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.051%) Joyent
11 1 (0.051%) GitHub
11 1 (0.051%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 155 (7.97%) DNS
2 120 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 102 (5.24%) Firewall
4 101 (5.19%) SAN
5 95 (4.88%) DHCP
6 80 (4.11%) Internet
7 70 (3.60%) LAN
8 66 (3.39%) VPN
9 55 (2.83%) Intranet
10 54 (2.78%) VoIP
11 50 (2.57%) WAN
12 37 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (1.70%) Extranet
14 25 (1.29%) Unified Communications
15 21 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (1.03%) VLAN
17 18 (0.93%) Network Security
17 18 (0.93%) IP Telephony
17 18 (0.93%) SSL
17 18 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 673 (34.60%) SQL Server
2 224 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 212 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 160 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 159 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
6 129 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 69 (3.55%) MS Access
9 64 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 61 (3.14%) MySQL
10 61 (3.14%) Relational Database
11 40 (2.06%) QlikView
11 40 (2.06%) OLAP
12 36 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 34 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 33 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
15 29 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
16 23 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
17 20 (1.03%) Big Data
18 17 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 100 (5.14%) Visual Studio
2 48 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (1.90%) Subversion
4 23 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 15 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (0.67%) JIRA
7 10 (0.51%) ERwin
8 9 (0.46%) Toad
9 8 (0.41%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.36%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.36%) NUnit
11 6 (0.31%) Hudson
12 4 (0.21%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.21%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.21%) TortoiseSVN
13 3 (0.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 3 (0.15%) MSI
13 3 (0.15%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 2 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 752 (38.66%) Finance
2 234 (12.03%) Banking
3 122 (6.27%) Advertising
4 117 (6.02%) Marketing
5 91 (4.68%) Law
6 89 (4.58%) Legal
7 75 (3.86%) Investment Banking
8 68 (3.50%) Retail
9 58 (2.98%) Telecoms
10 51 (2.62%) Front Office
11 39 (2.01%) Back Office
12 25 (1.29%) Publishing
13 23 (1.18%) Financial Institution
14 22 (1.13%) Manufacturing
15 18 (0.93%) Billing
16 11 (0.57%) French Language
17 9 (0.46%) Spanish Language
17 9 (0.46%) Games
18 8 (0.41%) Electronics
19 7 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 508 (26.12%) Analyst
2 381 (19.59%) Developer
3 151 (7.76%) Support Analyst
4 143 (7.35%) Consultant
5 116 (5.96%) Support Engineer
6 98 (5.04%) Business Analyst
7 89 (4.58%) Administrator
8 78 (4.01%) Project Manager
9 70 (3.60%) Service Analyst
10 66 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 66 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 64 (3.29%) Applications Support
12 63 (3.24%) Senior Developer
12 63 (3.24%) .NET Developer
12 63 (3.24%) Service Desk Analyst
13 59 (3.03%) IT Support
14 56 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 52 (2.67%) Desktop Support
16 49 (2.52%) C# Developer
17 48 (2.47%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (18.15%) .NET
2 198 (10.18%) HTML
3 175 (9.00%) ASP.NET
4 149 (7.66%) CSS
4 149 (7.66%) XML
5 104 (5.35%) jQuery
6 75 (3.86%) HTML5
7 71 (3.65%) Web Services
8 69 (3.55%) .NET Framework
9 66 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 61 (3.14%) WCF
11 57 (2.93%) Ajax
12 38 (1.95%) JSON
13 33 (1.70%) SOAP
14 32 (1.65%) WPF
15 28 (1.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (1.39%) COM
17 25 (1.29%) XHTML
17 25 (1.29%) MDX
18 24 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 317 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (8.43%) Blackberry
3 102 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 90 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 70 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 41 (2.11%) Clustering
7 37 (1.90%) Social Media
7 37 (1.90%) User Experience
8 32 (1.65%) Statistics
9 31 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 29 (1.49%) Replication
11 27 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (1.29%) Derivative
13 22 (1.13%) PMI
13 22 (1.13%) iPhone
13 22 (1.13%) Digital Media
14 21 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 21 (1.08%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.87%) Equities
16 16 (0.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 697 (35.84%) Windows
2 226 (11.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 199 (10.23%) Windows 7
4 136 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 122 (6.27%) Linux
6 98 (5.04%) UNIX
7 96 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (4.37%) Windows XP
9 65 (3.34%) Windows 8
10 35 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 24 (1.23%) Android
13 19 (0.98%) Mac OS
13 19 (0.98%) Windows Vista
14 16 (0.82%) Apple iOS
15 12 (0.62%) HPUX
16 10 (0.51%) Solaris
16 10 (0.51%) AIX
17 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (15.84%) ITIL
2 265 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
4 209 (10.75%) Project Management
5 173 (8.89%) CRM
6 128 (6.58%) ETL
7 126 (6.48%) PRINCE2
8 110 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 102 (5.24%) MVC
10 101 (5.19%) Analytics
11 95 (4.88%) Asset Management
12 85 (4.37%) OO
13 83 (4.27%) Scrum
14 81 (4.16%) Data Analysis
15 78 (4.01%) Change Management
16 75 (3.86%) Data Modelling
17 74 (3.80%) Service Delivery
17 74 (3.80%) Time Management
18 73 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
19 70 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 650 (33.42%) SQL
2 318 (16.35%) C#
3 193 (9.92%) JavaScript
4 191 (9.82%) T-SQL
5 151 (7.76%) VBA
6 119 (6.12%) Java
7 113 (5.81%) PowerShell
8 96 (4.94%) VB
9 62 (3.19%) C
10 37 (1.90%) VB.NET
11 36 (1.85%) C++
12 28 (1.44%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.29%) PHP
14 24 (1.23%) Perl
15 20 (1.03%) Shell Script
16 16 (0.82%) VBScript
17 10 (0.51%) Python
18 9 (0.46%) Ruby
18 9 (0.46%) PHP5
19 8 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 338 (17.38%) Degree
2 273 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 136 (6.99%) MCSE
4 85 (4.37%) MCITP
5 61 (3.14%) MCP
6 54 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (2.72%) Security Cleared
8 47 (2.42%) MCSA
9 43 (2.21%) MCTS
10 36 (1.85%) CCNA
10 36 (1.85%) PMI Certification
11 30 (1.54%) SC Cleared
12 25 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (1.08%) PMP
13 21 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (1.08%) CISSP
13 21 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (0.77%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 14 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (4.63%) SLA
2 66 (3.39%) QA
3 15 (0.77%) COBIT
4 14 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.67%) Basel II
6 12 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.51%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.31%) GCP
9 4 (0.21%) WCAG
9 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.15%) Basel III
10 3 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.10%) COREP
11 2 (0.10%) FINREP
11 2 (0.10%) EMIR
12 1 (0.051%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.051%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
System Software
1 434 (22.31%) Active Directory
2 179 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 54 (2.78%) XenApp
5 41 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (1.90%) vSphere
7 20 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (0.93%) UAG
8 18 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.62%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.57%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 8 (0.41%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.26%) MDaemon
12 5 (0.26%) vCloud
13 4 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.21%) XenServer
14 3 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 88 (4.52%) SCCM
2 48 (2.47%) SCOM
3 23 (1.18%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.67%) SCOrch
5 11 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
7 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (0.36%) WSUS
9 5 (0.26%) WMI
9 5 (0.26%) OpenView
9 5 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.26%) Casper Suite
10 4 (0.21%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.21%) Puppet
10 4 (0.21%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.21%) OVSD
11 3 (0.15%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1352 (69.51%) Microsoft
2 280 (14.40%) VMware
3 226 (11.62%) Citrix
4 214 (11.00%) Oracle
5 156 (8.02%) Cisco
6 73 (3.75%) Business Objects
7 60 (3.08%) HP
8 57 (2.93%) Bloomberg
9 55 (2.83%) SAP
10 50 (2.57%) Symantec
11 48 (2.47%) Red Hat
12 46 (2.37%) Reuters
13 39 (2.01%) Cognos
14 35 (1.80%) Telerik
15 33 (1.70%) Adobe
15 33 (1.70%) EMC
16 32 (1.65%) Avaya
17 31 (1.59%) IBM
18 25 (1.29%) Remedy
19 24 (1.23%) Sybase
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum plus Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago