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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 796 1038 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.83% 8.16% 7.90%
As % of the Applications category 59.40% 57.67% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 693 925 783
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,800 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
1340 1800 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.18% 14.15% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1546 1302
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015, 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 1218 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 597 (34.69%) Finance
3 586 (34.05%) Windows
4 564 (32.77%) SQL Server
5 552 (32.07%) SQL
6 479 (27.83%) MS Office
7 427 (24.81%) Active Directory
8 300 (17.43%) VMware
9 286 (16.62%) Degree
10 258 (14.99%) ITIL
11 256 (14.88%) .NET
12 254 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
13 250 (14.53%) MS Exchange
14 238 (13.83%) SharePoint
15 233 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 225 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
16 225 (13.07%) Project Management
17 212 (12.32%) C#
18 210 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
19 194 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
20 191 (11.10%) Banking
21 183 (10.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 182 (10.58%) Citrix
23 181 (10.52%) CRM
24 180 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
25 174 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
26 172 (9.99%) Windows Server 2012
27 171 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 165 (9.59%) DNS
29 154 (8.95%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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
1 250 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 238 (13.83%) SharePoint
3 116 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 98 (5.69%) Lync
5 73 (4.24%) IIS
6 66 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 59 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 58 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 55 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 47 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 44 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 31 (1.80%) Tomcat
13 26 (1.51%) SAS
14 25 (1.45%) Apache
15 21 (1.22%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.87%) WorkSite
17 13 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (0.70%) CMS
18 12 (0.70%) Drupal
19 11 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 479 (27.83%) MS Office
2 174 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 91 (5.29%) MS Project
4 77 (4.47%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.69%) SPSS
6 26 (1.51%) InfoPath
7 24 (1.39%) PowerPivot
8 13 (0.76%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.41%) Fireworks
11 6 (0.35%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (0.23%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.058%) Revit
Business Applications
1 104 (6.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 10 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
5 8 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
5 8 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.41%) Endur
7 6 (0.35%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.23%) Agresso
9 4 (0.23%) SAP APO
9 4 (0.23%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.23%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
11 2 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
11 2 (0.12%) Unica
11 2 (0.12%) assyst
11 2 (0.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 2 (0.12%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 100 (5.81%) Office 365
2 70 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.28%) SaaS
4 20 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (1.10%) Google Analytics
6 15 (0.87%) IaaS
7 7 (0.41%) Yammer
8 6 (0.35%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.35%) PaaS
9 5 (0.29%) Symantec.cloud
9 5 (0.29%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.12%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.058%) Force.com
12 1 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.058%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 165 (9.59%) DNS
2 105 (6.10%) DHCP
3 92 (5.35%) SAN
4 84 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 82 (4.76%) Firewall
6 72 (4.18%) Internet
7 71 (4.13%) VPN
8 57 (3.31%) LAN
9 50 (2.91%) WAN
10 28 (1.63%) Network Security
11 27 (1.57%) Wireless
12 25 (1.45%) Unified Communications
13 24 (1.39%) VoIP
14 18 (1.05%) NAS
15 17 (0.99%) VLAN
15 17 (0.99%) HTTP
16 16 (0.93%) FTP
16 16 (0.93%) Intranet
16 16 (0.93%) NetScaler
17 14 (0.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 564 (32.77%) SQL Server
2 183 (10.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 171 (9.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 141 (8.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 126 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 115 (6.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 82 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 64 (3.72%) Relational Database
9 47 (2.73%) QlikView
10 45 (2.61%) MySQL
11 41 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 39 (2.27%) Data Mining
13 37 (2.15%) Big Data
14 31 (1.80%) MS Access
15 29 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 28 (1.63%) OLAP
16 28 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
17 25 (1.45%) RDBMS
18 24 (1.39%) Oracle Database
19 19 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 78 (4.53%) Visual Studio
2 55 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (1.39%) JIRA
4 22 (1.28%) Subversion
5 12 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (0.58%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.52%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.41%) Maven
8 7 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 6 (0.35%) Rational Performance Tester
9 6 (0.35%) Hudson
10 5 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (0.29%) NUnit
10 5 (0.29%) MSI
11 4 (0.23%) JUnit
12 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 597 (34.69%) Finance
2 191 (11.10%) Banking
3 104 (6.04%) Legal
4 87 (5.06%) Marketing
5 82 (4.76%) Law
6 64 (3.72%) Retail
6 64 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 60 (3.49%) Advertising
8 54 (3.14%) Front Office
9 47 (2.73%) Investment Banking
10 35 (2.03%) Back Office
11 26 (1.51%) Publishing
12 21 (1.22%) Billing
13 16 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.52%) Games
16 8 (0.46%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.41%) Electronics
18 6 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 499 (28.99%) Analyst
2 301 (17.49%) Developer
3 181 (10.52%) Support Analyst
4 129 (7.50%) Consultant
5 111 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 92 (5.35%) Business Analyst
7 85 (4.94%) Administrator
8 83 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 78 (4.53%) Project Manager
10 76 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 72 (4.18%) Architect
12 59 (3.43%) Service Analyst
13 58 (3.37%) IT Support
14 49 (2.85%) Service Desk Analyst
15 48 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 47 (2.73%) Senior Developer
17 46 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
18 42 (2.44%) C# Developer
19 41 (2.38%) Junior
20 39 (2.27%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (14.88%) .NET
2 136 (7.90%) HTML
3 115 (6.68%) ASP.NET
4 99 (5.75%) CSS
5 87 (5.06%) XML
6 85 (4.94%) jQuery
7 65 (3.78%) HTML5
8 51 (2.96%) Web Services
9 41 (2.38%) .NET Framework
10 37 (2.15%) Ajax
11 33 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (1.74%) WCF
13 28 (1.63%) CSS3
14 24 (1.39%) MDX
14 24 (1.39%) XSLT
15 21 (1.22%) XHTML
16 19 (1.10%) SOAP
17 17 (0.99%) JSON
18 16 (0.93%) LINQ
18 16 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 254 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 102 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 85 (4.94%) Blackberry
5 66 (3.83%) Mathematics
6 49 (2.85%) Data Centre
7 40 (2.32%) User Experience
8 39 (2.27%) Fixed Income
9 35 (2.03%) Clustering
10 34 (1.98%) Statistics
11 33 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (1.80%) Derivative
12 31 (1.80%) Replication
13 28 (1.63%) Visualisation
14 25 (1.45%) Equities
15 21 (1.22%) PMI
16 20 (1.16%) Hedge funds
16 20 (1.16%) Data Structures
17 19 (1.10%) Social Media
17 19 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 586 (34.05%) Windows
2 194 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 172 (9.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 132 (7.67%) Windows 7
5 101 (5.87%) Linux
6 76 (4.42%) Windows XP
7 75 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 68 (3.95%) Windows 8
9 56 (3.25%) UNIX
10 30 (1.74%) Windows Vista
11 24 (1.39%) Mac OS X
12 19 (1.10%) Android
13 15 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.76%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.64%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.52%) Debian
17 5 (0.29%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.23%) AIX
18 4 (0.23%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (14.99%) ITIL
2 225 (13.07%) Project Management
2 225 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 181 (10.52%) CRM
5 108 (6.28%) Service Delivery
6 97 (5.64%) Time Management
6 97 (5.64%) Analytics
7 95 (5.52%) ETL
8 94 (5.46%) PRINCE2
9 88 (5.11%) SDLC
10 86 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 86 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 77 (4.47%) Change Management
12 75 (4.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 69 (4.01%) MVC
14 66 (3.83%) Migration
14 66 (3.83%) TDD
15 65 (3.78%) Scrum
16 61 (3.54%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 552 (32.07%) SQL
2 212 (12.32%) C#
3 136 (7.90%) JavaScript
4 123 (7.15%) T-SQL
5 118 (6.86%) Java
6 105 (6.10%) VBA
7 103 (5.98%) PowerShell
8 47 (2.73%) VB
9 43 (2.50%) Perl
10 28 (1.63%) C
11 23 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 23 (1.34%) Python
12 22 (1.28%) PHP
13 19 (1.10%) VB.NET
14 16 (0.93%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.70%) Ruby
15 12 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 10 (0.58%) XQuery
17 9 (0.52%) C++
18 6 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 286 (16.62%) Degree
2 180 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 104 (6.04%) MCSE
4 54 (3.14%) MCP
5 51 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 48 (2.79%) CCNA
7 44 (2.56%) MCSA
8 43 (2.50%) MCITP
9 27 (1.57%) PMI Certification
10 20 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.99%) SC Cleared
12 16 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (0.87%) MCTS
14 14 (0.81%) CCNP
15 13 (0.76%) JNCIA
16 12 (0.70%) MOS
16 12 (0.70%) PMP
16 12 (0.70%) ISEB
17 11 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.80%) SLA
2 45 (2.61%) QA
3 18 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.93%) COBIT
5 11 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.23%) Basel II
8 4 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.17%) P3O
9 3 (0.17%) EMIR
9 3 (0.17%) MiFID
10 2 (0.12%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.058%) COREP
11 1 (0.058%) FINREP
11 1 (0.058%) Basel III
11 1 (0.058%) GCP
11 1 (0.058%) GAAP
System Software
1 427 (24.81%) Active Directory
2 233 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 63 (3.66%) XenApp
5 45 (2.61%) vSphere
6 35 (2.03%) XenDesktop
7 28 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (1.28%) Terminal Services
9 19 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (1.10%) XenServer
10 11 (0.64%) Xen
10 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 11 (0.64%) NFS
11 10 (0.58%) Varnish
11 10 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 10 (0.58%) VMware Server
12 9 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (0.46%) UAG
14 7 (0.41%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 70 (4.07%) SCCM
2 36 (2.09%) SCOM
3 16 (0.93%) AirWatch
4 15 (0.87%) Puppet
4 15 (0.87%) Nagios
4 15 (0.87%) Backup Exec
4 15 (0.87%) WSUS
5 11 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (0.64%) Tivoli
6 10 (0.58%) Sysprep
6 10 (0.58%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.58%) Cacti
7 8 (0.46%) XenMobile
8 7 (0.41%) Casper Suite
9 6 (0.35%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.35%) Windows Intune
9 6 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.35%) OpenView
9 6 (0.35%) WMI
10 5 (0.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1218 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 300 (17.43%) VMware
3 182 (10.58%) Citrix
4 154 (8.95%) Oracle
5 140 (8.13%) Cisco
6 56 (3.25%) HP
7 48 (2.79%) SAP
7 48 (2.79%) Cognos
8 47 (2.73%) Reuters
9 45 (2.61%) IBM
9 45 (2.61%) Adobe
10 43 (2.50%) Avaya
11 39 (2.27%) Bloomberg
12 34 (1.98%) NetApp
12 34 (1.98%) Tableau
13 33 (1.92%) Google
13 33 (1.92%) Business Objects
13 33 (1.92%) Symantec
13 33 (1.92%) Apple
14 31 (1.80%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum £50-£54K + Excellent Bonus +Exceptio
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Santander
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum circa £80,000 PA
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday