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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 735 1040 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.54% 8.86% 7.38%
As % of the Applications category 58.47% 62.13% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 648 867 810
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
1257 1674 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.90% 14.27% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1351 1360
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 31 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 31 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 1021 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 581 (38.84%) Finance
3 573 (38.30%) SQL Server
4 569 (38.03%) SQL
5 468 (31.28%) Windows
6 435 (29.08%) MS Office
7 320 (21.39%) Degree
8 279 (18.65%) Active Directory
9 275 (18.38%) .NET
10 237 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
11 229 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
12 225 (15.04%) Business Intelligence
13 223 (14.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 217 (14.51%) Project Management
15 211 (14.10%) C#
16 205 (13.70%) ITIL
16 205 (13.70%) SharePoint
17 195 (13.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 194 (12.97%) VMware
19 191 (12.77%) Banking
20 172 (11.50%) MS PowerPoint
21 167 (11.16%) CRM
22 155 (10.36%) T-SQL
23 149 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 148 (9.89%) MS Exchange
25 147 (9.83%) Windows 7
26 144 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
27 141 (9.43%) Oracle
28 133 (8.89%) Citrix
29 132 (8.82%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 205 (13.70%) SharePoint
2 148 (9.89%) MS Exchange
3 69 (4.61%) IIS
4 64 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 60 (4.01%) Lync
6 51 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 44 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (2.34%) Apache
9 30 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
11 27 (1.80%) Tomcat
12 26 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
13 19 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (1.00%) SAS
15 12 (0.80%) CMS
15 12 (0.80%) WebSphere
16 11 (0.74%) JBoss
17 10 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 435 (29.08%) MS Office
2 172 (11.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 93 (6.22%) MS Project
4 72 (4.81%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.40%) PowerPivot
6 14 (0.94%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.80%) SPSS
7 12 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.67%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.20%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.20%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.067%) Revit
13 1 (0.067%) Maya
Business Applications
1 86 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.74%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.60%) SAP SRM
4 9 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (0.60%) SAP MM
5 8 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.47%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.27%) Advent Geneva
8 3 (0.20%) Eikon
8 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.13%) Agresso
9 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.067%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.067%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.067%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.81%) Office 365
2 47 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.74%) SaaS
4 20 (1.34%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (0.47%) IaaS
8 6 (0.40%) PaaS
9 5 (0.33%) Yammer
9 5 (0.33%) Trello
9 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.27%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.20%) GitHub
12 2 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
12 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.067%) CodePlex
13 1 (0.067%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.067%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 108 (7.22%) DNS
2 76 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 76 (5.08%) DHCP
3 65 (4.34%) Firewall
4 56 (3.74%) LAN
5 52 (3.48%) SAN
6 50 (3.34%) Internet
7 46 (3.07%) WAN
7 46 (3.07%) VPN
8 26 (1.74%) NAS
9 22 (1.47%) Wireless
9 22 (1.47%) VLAN
10 16 (1.07%) VoIP
10 16 (1.07%) Unified Communications
11 12 (0.80%) Network Security
12 11 (0.74%) NetScaler
12 11 (0.74%) iSCSI
12 11 (0.74%) HTTP
13 10 (0.67%) Ethernet
14 9 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 573 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 223 (14.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 195 (13.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 149 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 131 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
6 123 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 88 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 65 (4.34%) Relational Database
9 38 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
10 37 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (2.41%) OLAP
12 28 (1.87%) RDBMS
13 26 (1.74%) MS Access
13 26 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 26 (1.74%) QlikView
14 24 (1.60%) Data Mining
14 24 (1.60%) Big Data
15 22 (1.47%) MySQL
16 21 (1.40%) DB2
17 19 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (4.14%) Visual Studio
2 40 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (1.60%) JIRA
4 21 (1.40%) Subversion
5 16 (1.07%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 12 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (0.74%) Selenium
10 10 (0.67%) HP UFT
10 10 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.47%) MSBuild
12 7 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 7 (0.47%) NUnit
12 7 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
13 6 (0.40%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.40%) SilkTest
13 6 (0.40%) Rational Performance Tester
13 6 (0.40%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 581 (38.84%) Finance
2 191 (12.77%) Banking
3 88 (5.88%) Legal
4 83 (5.55%) Marketing
5 71 (4.75%) Law
6 63 (4.21%) Telecoms
7 55 (3.68%) Retail
8 47 (3.14%) Investment Banking
9 43 (2.87%) Advertising
10 35 (2.34%) Front Office
11 29 (1.94%) Back Office
12 22 (1.47%) Publishing
13 17 (1.14%) German Language
13 17 (1.14%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.94%) Billing
15 13 (0.87%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.67%) French Language
17 7 (0.47%) Electronics
18 5 (0.33%) Italian Language
18 5 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 430 (28.74%) Analyst
2 321 (21.46%) Developer
3 160 (10.70%) Support Analyst
4 103 (6.89%) Consultant
5 94 (6.28%) Support Engineer
6 93 (6.22%) Applications Support
7 76 (5.08%) Business Analyst
8 75 (5.01%) Architect
9 70 (4.68%) Project Manager
10 58 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 58 (3.88%) Administrator
11 55 (3.68%) Junior
12 53 (3.54%) DBA
13 51 (3.41%) Data Analyst
14 49 (3.28%) Desktop Support
15 48 (3.21%) IT Support
16 46 (3.07%) Service Analyst
16 46 (3.07%) SQL Developer
17 45 (3.01%) .NET Developer
17 45 (3.01%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (18.38%) .NET
2 132 (8.82%) HTML
3 99 (6.62%) ASP.NET
4 82 (5.48%) XML
5 78 (5.21%) CSS
6 49 (3.28%) jQuery
7 48 (3.21%) .NET Framework
7 48 (3.21%) Web Services
8 38 (2.54%) HTML5
9 32 (2.14%) WCF
10 28 (1.87%) MDX
11 25 (1.67%) SOAP
12 23 (1.54%) CSS3
13 21 (1.40%) REST
14 20 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (1.27%) WPF
15 19 (1.27%) XSLT
16 18 (1.20%) Spring
17 16 (1.07%) JSON
18 15 (1.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 237 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (8.49%) Management Information System
3 115 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 63 (4.21%) Mathematics
5 62 (4.14%) Blackberry
6 50 (3.34%) Replication
7 46 (3.07%) Data Centre
8 36 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 36 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.07%) Clustering
10 22 (1.47%) User Experience
11 21 (1.40%) Data Integration
12 20 (1.34%) PMI
12 20 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (1.27%) Visualisation
13 19 (1.27%) Hedge funds
14 18 (1.20%) E-Learning
14 18 (1.20%) Statistics
15 17 (1.14%) Fixed Income
16 16 (1.07%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 468 (31.28%) Windows
2 147 (9.83%) Windows 7
3 144 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (7.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (5.01%) Linux
6 72 (4.81%) UNIX
7 57 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (3.41%) Windows 8
9 37 (2.47%) Windows XP
10 22 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.07%) Android
12 11 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.74%) Debian
13 10 (0.67%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.60%) Solaris
15 8 (0.53%) HPUX
16 3 (0.20%) CentOS
16 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (15.04%) Business Intelligence
3 217 (14.51%) Project Management
4 205 (13.70%) ITIL
5 167 (11.16%) CRM
6 96 (6.42%) ETL
7 90 (6.02%) Service Delivery
8 89 (5.95%) PRINCE2
9 88 (5.88%) Analytics
10 79 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 79 (5.28%) Change Management
10 79 (5.28%) Time Management
11 76 (5.08%) Mentoring
12 74 (4.95%) Asset Management
13 73 (4.88%) Business Analysis
14 71 (4.75%) Data Analysis
15 62 (4.14%) Migration
16 61 (4.08%) MVC
17 58 (3.88%) SDLC
18 52 (3.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 569 (38.03%) SQL
2 211 (14.10%) C#
3 155 (10.36%) T-SQL
4 124 (8.29%) Java
5 110 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 78 (5.21%) VBA
7 59 (3.94%) PowerShell
8 54 (3.61%) VB
9 45 (3.01%) C
10 41 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 35 (2.34%) Perl
12 29 (1.94%) C++
13 27 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 22 (1.47%) PHP
15 18 (1.20%) Python
16 16 (1.07%) PL/SQL
16 16 (1.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 14 (0.94%) VBScript
18 12 (0.80%) Ruby
19 10 (0.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 320 (21.39%) Degree
2 128 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (4.14%) MCSE
4 47 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (2.61%) CCNA
6 37 (2.47%) MCSA
7 36 (2.41%) MCITP
7 36 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 31 (2.07%) MCP
9 28 (1.87%) PMI Certification
10 19 (1.27%) MCTS
11 16 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.00%) MOS
13 13 (0.87%) SC Cleared
14 12 (0.80%) ISEB
15 10 (0.67%) CCNP
16 9 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (0.53%) PMP
17 8 (0.53%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.02%) SLA
2 41 (2.74%) QA
3 16 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.87%) COBIT
5 10 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.20%) EMIR
8 3 (0.20%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.20%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) FATCA
9 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.067%) P3O
10 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 279 (18.65%) Active Directory
2 125 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.01%) vSphere
5 24 (1.60%) XenApp
6 19 (1.27%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.87%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.53%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.33%) XenServer
12 4 (0.27%) NFS
12 4 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.20%) Varnish
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.20%) Xen
14 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 45 (3.01%) SCCM
2 20 (1.34%) Backup Exec
3 17 (1.14%) Puppet
4 10 (0.67%) AirWatch
5 9 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.53%) Nagios
6 8 (0.53%) WSUS
6 8 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (0.47%) SCOM
8 6 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.20%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.20%) Sysprep
10 3 (0.20%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.20%) Cacti
10 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1021 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 194 (12.97%) VMware
3 141 (9.43%) Oracle
4 133 (8.89%) Citrix
5 106 (7.09%) Cisco
6 56 (3.74%) SAP
7 50 (3.34%) Sybase
8 42 (2.81%) IBM
9 41 (2.74%) Bloomberg
10 35 (2.34%) HP
10 35 (2.34%) Reuters
11 34 (2.27%) Google
12 33 (2.21%) Cognos
13 31 (2.07%) Adobe
14 30 (2.01%) Red Hat
15 29 (1.94%) Avaya
16 28 (1.87%) Tableau
17 26 (1.74%) Apple
18 25 (1.67%) Symantec
19 24 (1.60%) webMethods
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/pension/training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension etc...
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £4,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago