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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 978 877 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.48% 7.40% 8.30%
As % of the Applications category 60.86% 57.62% 59.82%
Number of salaries quoted 803 812 943
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1607 1522 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.94% 12.85% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1367 1569
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 1427 (67.34%) Microsoft
2 910 (42.94%) Finance
3 818 (38.60%) SQL
4 775 (36.57%) SQL Server
5 682 (32.18%) Windows
6 617 (29.12%) MS Office
7 437 (20.62%) .NET
8 414 (19.54%) Degree
9 382 (18.03%) Active Directory
10 374 (17.65%) C#
11 350 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
12 327 (15.43%) ITIL
13 309 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
14 307 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 298 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 296 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
17 287 (13.54%) SharePoint
18 268 (12.65%) Oracle
18 268 (12.65%) Project Management
19 259 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
20 251 (11.85%) Banking
21 247 (11.66%) VMware
22 246 (11.61%) T-SQL
23 244 (11.51%) MS Exchange
24 232 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
25 221 (10.43%) Citrix
26 214 (10.10%) HTML
27 212 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
28 208 (9.82%) MS PowerPoint
29 198 (9.34%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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
1 287 (13.54%) SharePoint
2 244 (11.51%) MS Exchange
3 128 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 93 (4.39%) IIS
5 86 (4.06%) Lync
6 77 (3.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 76 (3.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 53 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 46 (2.17%) CMS
10 41 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
11 38 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 36 (1.70%) MS Project Server
13 30 (1.42%) Tomcat
14 26 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
15 24 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
16 21 (0.99%) IBM Notes
17 18 (0.85%) SAS
18 17 (0.80%) Apache
19 14 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
20 13 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 617 (29.12%) MS Office
2 208 (9.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 118 (5.57%) MS Visio
4 93 (4.39%) MS Project
5 38 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (0.99%) PowerPivot
6 21 (0.99%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.28%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.14%) InDesign
9 3 (0.14%) SPSS
9 3 (0.14%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.047%) FastStats
11 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.047%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 89 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.47%) SAP Business One
3 10 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (0.38%) Magento
6 7 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.28%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 6 (0.28%) Advent Moxy
8 5 (0.24%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.24%) Eikon
8 5 (0.24%) CA Clarity
8 5 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.24%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.19%) HFM
9 4 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.12%) Office 365
2 28 (1.32%) SaaS
3 26 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.28%) IaaS
8 3 (0.14%) PaaS
9 2 (0.094%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.094%) GitHub
10 1 (0.047%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.047%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.047%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 145 (6.84%) TCP/IP
2 143 (6.75%) DNS
3 108 (5.10%) LAN
4 102 (4.81%) SAN
4 102 (4.81%) Firewall
5 92 (4.34%) DHCP
6 78 (3.68%) Internet
7 74 (3.49%) WAN
8 65 (3.07%) VPN
9 43 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (1.70%) VoIP
11 35 (1.65%) Intranet
12 30 (1.42%) NAS
13 29 (1.37%) Unified Communications
14 28 (1.32%) Wireless
15 23 (1.09%) IP Telephony
16 21 (0.99%) NetScaler
17 17 (0.80%) SSL
18 16 (0.76%) FTP
18 16 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 775 (36.57%) SQL Server
2 307 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 298 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 232 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
5 212 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 197 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 106 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 90 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 90 (4.25%) Relational Database
9 87 (4.11%) MS Access
10 64 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 55 (2.60%) MySQL
12 54 (2.55%) OLAP
13 44 (2.08%) Oracle Database
14 37 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
15 33 (1.56%) QlikView
16 32 (1.51%) RDBMS
17 31 (1.46%) Big Data
18 27 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
19 26 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 108 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 63 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (1.65%) Subversion
4 33 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 18 (0.85%) JIRA
5 18 (0.85%) Git (software)
6 17 (0.80%) ERwin
7 12 (0.57%) SpecFlow
8 11 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (0.47%) MSTest
9 10 (0.47%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.38%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.33%) NSubstitute
11 7 (0.33%) Hudson
11 7 (0.33%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.33%) Selenium
12 5 (0.24%) NUnit
12 5 (0.24%) MSI
13 4 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 910 (42.94%) Finance
2 251 (11.85%) Banking
3 146 (6.89%) Advertising
4 138 (6.51%) Marketing
5 88 (4.15%) Investment Banking
6 72 (3.40%) Retail
7 69 (3.26%) Law
7 69 (3.26%) Legal
8 68 (3.21%) Telecoms
9 54 (2.55%) Front Office
10 42 (1.98%) Back Office
11 30 (1.42%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.27%) Publishing
13 26 (1.23%) Manufacturing
14 18 (0.85%) Games
15 16 (0.76%) Billing
16 13 (0.61%) Japanese Language
17 11 (0.52%) German Language
18 10 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 543 (25.63%) Analyst
2 462 (21.80%) Developer
3 155 (7.31%) Support Analyst
4 121 (5.71%) Consultant
5 96 (4.53%) Business Analyst
6 94 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 93 (4.39%) Administrator
8 90 (4.25%) Senior Developer
9 88 (4.15%) SQL Developer
10 86 (4.06%) Applications Support
11 84 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 71 (3.35%) Architect
13 70 (3.30%) Service Analyst
14 68 (3.21%) Project Manager
15 63 (2.97%) Service Desk Analyst
16 60 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
17 59 (2.78%) .NET Developer
18 55 (2.60%) C# Developer
19 54 (2.55%) DBA
19 54 (2.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (20.62%) .NET
2 214 (10.10%) HTML
3 180 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 162 (7.65%) XML
5 139 (6.56%) CSS
6 91 (4.29%) .NET Framework
7 76 (3.59%) Web Services
8 71 (3.35%) HTML5
9 65 (3.07%) jQuery
10 64 (3.02%) WCF
11 53 (2.50%) WPF
12 51 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (2.12%) Ajax
14 44 (2.08%) MDX
15 35 (1.65%) COM
16 33 (1.56%) Spring
17 27 (1.27%) XSLT
18 25 (1.18%) JSON
18 25 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 23 (1.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 350 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (6.23%) Computer Science
3 121 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 89 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 50 (2.36%) Mathematics
6 47 (2.22%) Clustering
7 41 (1.93%) User Experience
8 39 (1.84%) Derivative
9 38 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 38 (1.79%) Social Media
10 37 (1.75%) Statistics
10 37 (1.75%) Data Integration
11 35 (1.65%) Mobile App
12 33 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
13 30 (1.42%) Equities
14 25 (1.18%) Replication
15 24 (1.13%) Fixed Income
16 23 (1.09%) Hedge funds
17 22 (1.04%) Digital Media
18 20 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 682 (32.18%) Windows
2 191 (9.01%) Windows 7
3 183 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (5.14%) UNIX
5 107 (5.05%) Linux
6 93 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (3.73%) Windows XP
8 34 (1.60%) Windows 8
9 25 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.04%) Android
11 19 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.71%) Windows Vista
13 13 (0.61%) Solaris
14 12 (0.57%) AIX
15 11 (0.52%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.38%) HPUX
16 8 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (15.43%) ITIL
2 309 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
3 296 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (12.65%) Project Management
5 196 (9.25%) CRM
6 182 (8.59%) ETL
7 120 (5.66%) Scrum
8 112 (5.29%) Analytics
9 110 (5.19%) Data Modelling
9 110 (5.19%) PRINCE2
10 104 (4.91%) Business Analysis
11 102 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 102 (4.81%) Asset Management
12 98 (4.62%) Data Analysis
13 96 (4.53%) OO
14 90 (4.25%) Change Management
15 88 (4.15%) Mentoring
16 86 (4.06%) Time Management
16 86 (4.06%) MVC
17 77 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 818 (38.60%) SQL
2 374 (17.65%) C#
3 246 (11.61%) T-SQL
4 171 (8.07%) VBA
5 143 (6.75%) Java
6 135 (6.37%) JavaScript
7 109 (5.14%) PowerShell
8 108 (5.10%) VB
9 61 (2.88%) C++
10 50 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 46 (2.17%) C
12 39 (1.84%) PHP
13 27 (1.27%) VBScript
14 25 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 24 (1.13%) Perl
15 24 (1.13%) Shell Script
16 16 (0.76%) Ruby
17 15 (0.71%) Python
18 11 (0.52%) PHP5
19 9 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 414 (19.54%) Degree
2 259 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (4.72%) MCSE
4 98 (4.62%) MCITP
5 60 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (2.27%) MCP
7 47 (2.22%) MCTS
8 40 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 37 (1.75%) MCSA
10 33 (1.56%) CCNA
11 30 (1.42%) PMI Certification
12 25 (1.18%) Security Cleared
13 14 (0.66%) CISSP
14 13 (0.61%) PMP
14 13 (0.61%) ISEB
14 13 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.52%) SC Cleared
16 9 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (0.42%) CCNP
17 8 (0.38%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.91%) SLA
2 97 (4.58%) QA
3 25 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.61%) COBIT
6 13 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.42%) TickIT
8 8 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.33%) Basel II
10 4 (0.19%) WCAG
10 4 (0.19%) EMIR
11 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.094%) FATCA
12 2 (0.094%) MiFID
12 2 (0.094%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.094%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.047%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.047%) P3O
System Software
1 382 (18.03%) Active Directory
2 141 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 51 (2.41%) XenApp
5 38 (1.79%) vSphere
6 27 (1.27%) UAG
7 19 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (0.90%) VMware ESX
8 17 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.80%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 9 (0.42%) MDaemon
11 8 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.38%) XenServer
12 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.19%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.19%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 83 (3.92%) SCCM
2 43 (2.03%) SCOM
3 15 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (0.47%) MAILsweeper
6 10 (0.47%) Control-M
7 9 (0.42%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.33%) WSUS
8 7 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (0.28%) Puppet
9 6 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.28%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.24%) WMI
11 4 (0.19%) OpenView
11 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1427 (67.34%) Microsoft
2 268 (12.65%) Oracle
3 247 (11.66%) VMware
4 221 (10.43%) Citrix
5 198 (9.34%) Cisco
6 88 (4.15%) Business Objects
7 82 (3.87%) SAP
8 68 (3.21%) HP
9 54 (2.55%) Bloomberg
9 54 (2.55%) Symantec
10 50 (2.36%) Cognos
11 48 (2.27%) Adobe
12 43 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
13 42 (1.98%) Reuters
14 41 (1.93%) IBM
15 38 (1.79%) EMC
16 35 (1.65%) Red Hat
17 32 (1.51%) Sybase
18 28 (1.32%) Informatica
19 24 (1.13%) Sun
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