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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 779 1093 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.53% 8.89% 7.12%
As % of the Applications category 58.88% 61.06% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 690 917 771
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,050 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1323 1790 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.79% 14.56% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1447 1340
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 1130 (68.48%) Microsoft
2 620 (37.58%) Finance
3 599 (36.30%) SQL
4 598 (36.24%) SQL Server
5 538 (32.61%) Windows
6 470 (28.48%) MS Office
7 337 (20.42%) Active Directory
8 332 (20.12%) Degree
9 280 (16.97%) .NET
10 251 (15.21%) Project Management
11 250 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
12 245 (14.85%) VMware
13 240 (14.55%) ITIL
14 238 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
15 235 (14.24%) SharePoint
16 227 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
17 221 (13.39%) C#
18 217 (13.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 199 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 192 (11.64%) MS Exchange
21 191 (11.58%) Banking
22 190 (11.52%) CRM
23 171 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
24 167 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
24 167 (10.12%) MS PowerPoint
25 163 (9.88%) Citrix
26 158 (9.58%) Windows 7
27 154 (9.33%) T-SQL
28 153 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
29 151 (9.15%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 235 (14.24%) SharePoint
2 192 (11.64%) MS Exchange
3 94 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 76 (4.61%) Lync
4 76 (4.61%) IIS
5 60 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 44 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 44 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 40 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 39 (2.36%) Apache
9 30 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (1.70%) Tomcat
11 25 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
12 24 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (1.03%) SAS
14 13 (0.79%) Drupal
15 12 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.73%) WorkSite
15 12 (0.73%) JBoss
16 10 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 470 (28.48%) MS Office
2 167 (10.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 98 (5.94%) MS Project
4 77 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.39%) PowerPivot
6 16 (0.97%) SPSS
7 15 (0.91%) InfoPath
8 14 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
9 13 (0.79%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.18%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.061%) Maya
12 1 (0.061%) Revit
Business Applications
1 102 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
4 9 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.42%) SAP CRM
5 7 (0.42%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.30%) SAP SRM
7 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.30%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.24%) Agresso
8 4 (0.24%) Advent Geneva
9 3 (0.18%) Eikon
9 3 (0.18%) SAP APO
9 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 84 (5.09%) Office 365
2 61 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.76%) SaaS
4 19 (1.15%) Google Analytics
5 16 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.61%) IaaS
7 7 (0.42%) Yammer
7 7 (0.42%) PaaS
7 7 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.36%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.36%) OneDrive
9 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.30%) Symantec.cloud
9 5 (0.30%) Trello
10 3 (0.18%) GitHub
10 3 (0.18%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.061%) CodePlex
11 1 (0.061%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.061%) Force.com
11 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 127 (7.70%) DNS
2 88 (5.33%) DHCP
3 82 (4.97%) TCP/IP
4 78 (4.73%) Firewall
5 64 (3.88%) SAN
6 62 (3.76%) Internet
7 59 (3.58%) VPN
7 59 (3.58%) LAN
8 56 (3.39%) WAN
9 30 (1.82%) Wireless
10 24 (1.45%) VLAN
11 22 (1.33%) Unified Communications
11 22 (1.33%) VoIP
12 18 (1.09%) Network Security
12 18 (1.09%) NAS
13 14 (0.85%) NetScaler
14 13 (0.79%) FTP
15 12 (0.73%) Ethernet
15 12 (0.73%) iSCSI
16 11 (0.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 217 (13.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 199 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 149 (9.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 136 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
6 124 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 78 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 74 (4.48%) Relational Database
9 45 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
11 34 (2.06%) OLAP
12 32 (1.94%) QlikView
13 30 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 29 (1.76%) MySQL
14 29 (1.76%) RDBMS
14 29 (1.76%) Big Data
15 28 (1.70%) Data Mining
16 25 (1.52%) MS Access
17 21 (1.27%) DB2
18 20 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (3.76%) Visual Studio
2 45 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (1.45%) JIRA
4 19 (1.15%) Subversion
5 15 (0.91%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 11 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.67%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (0.55%) HP UFT
9 7 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (0.42%) Selenium
9 7 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 6 (0.36%) Rational Performance Tester
10 6 (0.36%) Maven
10 6 (0.36%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.30%) NUnit
12 4 (0.24%) SilkTest
12 4 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 620 (37.58%) Finance
2 191 (11.58%) Banking
3 96 (5.82%) Legal
4 91 (5.52%) Marketing
5 78 (4.73%) Law
6 63 (3.82%) Telecoms
7 60 (3.64%) Retail
8 48 (2.91%) Advertising
9 45 (2.73%) Investment Banking
10 42 (2.55%) Front Office
11 33 (2.00%) Back Office
12 30 (1.82%) Publishing
13 21 (1.27%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.97%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.91%) Billing
16 11 (0.67%) German Language
17 9 (0.55%) Electronics
18 6 (0.36%) Games
19 5 (0.30%) Private Banking
19 5 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 487 (29.52%) Analyst
2 320 (19.39%) Developer
3 185 (11.21%) Support Analyst
4 113 (6.85%) Consultant
5 103 (6.24%) Support Engineer
6 102 (6.18%) Applications Support
7 86 (5.21%) Architect
7 86 (5.21%) Business Analyst
8 80 (4.85%) Project Manager
9 69 (4.18%) Administrator
10 61 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 55 (3.33%) Service Analyst
12 54 (3.27%) DBA
13 52 (3.15%) Junior
14 51 (3.09%) Data Analyst
14 51 (3.09%) IT Support
15 50 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 48 (2.91%) Service Desk Analyst
17 47 (2.85%) Applications Support Analyst
18 45 (2.73%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (16.97%) .NET
2 131 (7.94%) HTML
3 106 (6.42%) ASP.NET
4 86 (5.21%) XML
5 81 (4.91%) CSS
6 58 (3.52%) jQuery
7 54 (3.27%) Web Services
8 45 (2.73%) HTML5
9 42 (2.55%) .NET Framework
10 30 (1.82%) WCF
11 27 (1.64%) SOAP
11 27 (1.64%) CSS3
12 24 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (1.45%) MDX
13 22 (1.33%) REST
14 21 (1.27%) XSLT
15 19 (1.15%) Spring
16 16 (0.97%) Ajax
16 16 (0.97%) JSON
17 15 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 250 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 127 (7.70%) Computer Science
4 72 (4.36%) Blackberry
5 69 (4.18%) Mathematics
6 54 (3.27%) Data Centre
7 50 (3.03%) Replication
8 41 (2.48%) Clustering
9 37 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.94%) Data Structures
10 32 (1.94%) User Experience
11 28 (1.70%) Fixed Income
12 24 (1.45%) Derivative
13 23 (1.39%) PMI
14 21 (1.27%) Data Integration
15 20 (1.21%) Visualisation
16 19 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
16 19 (1.15%) Statistics
17 16 (0.97%) E-Learning
17 16 (0.97%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 538 (32.61%) Windows
2 167 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 158 (9.58%) Windows 7
4 135 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 86 (5.21%) Linux
6 74 (4.48%) UNIX
7 63 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 52 (3.15%) Windows 8
10 20 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.21%) Android
11 17 (1.03%) Windows Vista
12 12 (0.73%) Debian
12 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.48%) HPUX
14 8 (0.48%) Solaris
15 5 (0.30%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.30%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (15.21%) Project Management
2 240 (14.55%) ITIL
3 238 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
5 190 (11.52%) CRM
6 106 (6.42%) PRINCE2
6 106 (6.42%) Service Delivery
7 99 (6.00%) ETL
8 94 (5.70%) Time Management
9 88 (5.33%) Analytics
10 87 (5.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 83 (5.03%) Change Management
12 81 (4.91%) Data Analysis
13 77 (4.67%) Business Analysis
14 76 (4.61%) Asset Management
15 73 (4.42%) Mentoring
16 70 (4.24%) Migration
17 68 (4.12%) SDLC
18 66 (4.00%) MVC
19 63 (3.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 599 (36.30%) SQL
2 221 (13.39%) C#
3 154 (9.33%) T-SQL
4 127 (7.70%) Java
5 112 (6.79%) JavaScript
6 85 (5.15%) VBA
7 67 (4.06%) PowerShell
8 61 (3.70%) VB
9 43 (2.61%) C
10 38 (2.30%) Perl
11 34 (2.06%) VB.NET
12 31 (1.88%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.52%) C++
14 23 (1.39%) PHP
15 21 (1.27%) Python
16 16 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 15 (0.91%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.85%) VBScript
19 13 (0.79%) Ruby
20 11 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 332 (20.12%) Degree
2 153 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 79 (4.79%) MCSE
4 48 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (2.73%) MCITP
6 42 (2.55%) Security Cleared
7 41 (2.48%) CCNA
8 40 (2.42%) MCP
9 37 (2.24%) MCSA
10 32 (1.94%) PMI Certification
11 21 (1.27%) MCTS
12 17 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.97%) MOS
14 14 (0.85%) SC Cleared
15 13 (0.79%) ISEB
16 12 (0.73%) CCNP
16 12 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (0.67%) PMP
18 9 (0.55%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.55%) SLA
2 46 (2.79%) QA
3 16 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.85%) COBIT
5 13 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.18%) P3O
9 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.12%) MiFID
10 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.12%) EMIR
10 2 (0.12%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.12%) FATCA
11 1 (0.061%) Basel II
11 1 (0.061%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 337 (20.42%) Active Directory
2 171 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (3.27%) Hyper-V
4 35 (2.12%) XenApp
5 34 (2.06%) vSphere
6 20 (1.21%) XenDesktop
7 17 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.73%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.61%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.61%) VMware Server
11 9 (0.55%) XenServer
12 7 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.36%) NFS
13 6 (0.36%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.30%) Xen
14 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.30%) UAG
14 5 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 55 (3.33%) SCCM
2 17 (1.03%) Backup Exec
3 14 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (0.85%) Puppet
4 13 (0.79%) SCOM
5 12 (0.73%) AirWatch
6 11 (0.67%) WSUS
6 11 (0.67%) Nagios
7 9 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (0.42%) Windows Intune
9 6 (0.36%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.30%) Sysprep
10 5 (0.30%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.30%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.30%) Cacti
11 4 (0.24%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.24%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.18%) DatAdvantage
12 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1130 (68.48%) Microsoft
2 245 (14.85%) VMware
3 163 (9.88%) Citrix
4 151 (9.15%) Oracle
5 127 (7.70%) Cisco
6 58 (3.52%) SAP
7 55 (3.33%) Sybase
8 47 (2.85%) HP
9 45 (2.73%) IBM
10 44 (2.67%) Bloomberg
11 41 (2.48%) Adobe
12 39 (2.36%) Reuters
13 36 (2.18%) Google
14 35 (2.12%) Cognos
15 33 (2.00%) Avaya
16 32 (1.94%) Apple
17 30 (1.82%) Symantec
17 30 (1.82%) Tableau
18 29 (1.76%) Red Hat
19 24 (1.45%) Mitel
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65k-80k
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-80k
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexible benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 24000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60 - 100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday