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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 566 944 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.45% 9.07% 7.36%
As % of the Applications category 64.46% 62.06% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 508 841 677
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -
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
878 1521 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.11% 14.62% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1327 1255
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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.

1 840 (74.34%) Microsoft
2 441 (39.03%) Finance
3 404 (35.75%) SQL Server
4 374 (33.10%) SQL
5 367 (32.48%) Windows
6 350 (30.97%) MS Office
7 244 (21.59%) Active Directory
8 232 (20.53%) Analytical Skills
9 217 (19.20%) Degree
10 202 (17.88%) .NET
11 195 (17.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 190 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
13 185 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
14 176 (15.58%) C#
15 173 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 166 (14.69%) Windows Server
17 162 (14.34%) VMware
18 156 (13.81%) Banking
19 146 (12.92%) MS PowerPoint
20 145 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
21 142 (12.57%) T-SQL
22 136 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
23 135 (11.95%) Project Management
24 121 (10.71%) Windows 7
25 115 (10.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 115 (10.18%) ITIL
26 111 (9.82%) CRM
27 108 (9.56%) Citrix
28 107 (9.47%) SharePoint
29 105 (9.29%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 107 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 93 (8.23%) MS Exchange
3 69 (6.11%) IIS
4 46 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 36 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (2.83%) Skype for Business
8 31 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (1.86%) CMS
10 20 (1.77%) Tomcat
11 19 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (1.59%) SAS
13 13 (1.15%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.97%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.80%) Apache
16 8 (0.71%) JBoss
16 8 (0.71%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 350 (30.97%) MS Office
2 146 (12.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 46 (4.07%) MS Project
5 12 (1.06%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.71%) SPSS
7 5 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.27%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.088%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.088%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.088%) EViews
11 1 (0.088%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 43 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.97%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.80%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.53%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.53%) SAP MM
4 6 (0.53%) SAP SRM
5 5 (0.44%) Cognos Planning
6 4 (0.35%) MoSes
6 4 (0.35%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.27%) Magento
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.27%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.18%) assyst
8 2 (0.18%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.84%) Office 365
2 59 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.95%) SaaS
4 14 (1.24%) Google Analytics
5 12 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.71%) PaaS
8 6 (0.53%) IaaS
9 5 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.35%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.27%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.18%) GitHub
12 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
13 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.088%) Datadog
13 1 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.088%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.088%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.088%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 90 (7.96%) DNS
2 69 (6.11%) LAN
3 64 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 58 (5.13%) DHCP
5 53 (4.69%) Firewall
6 52 (4.60%) WAN
7 38 (3.36%) Internet
8 37 (3.27%) SAN
9 34 (3.01%) VPN
10 25 (2.21%) NAS
11 21 (1.86%) VoIP
12 19 (1.68%) IP Telephony
13 15 (1.33%) Intranet
13 15 (1.33%) VLAN
14 12 (1.06%) Extranet
14 12 (1.06%) Unified Communications
15 10 (0.88%) Wireless
16 9 (0.80%) HTTP
16 9 (0.80%) SSL
16 9 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (35.75%) SQL Server
2 195 (17.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 173 (15.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 145 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 115 (10.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 105 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
6 105 (9.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 44 (3.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 43 (3.81%) Relational Database
9 39 (3.45%) Data Mining
10 37 (3.27%) Big Data
11 32 (2.83%) OLAP
12 27 (2.39%) Hadoop
13 26 (2.30%) QlikView
14 23 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
16 20 (1.77%) RDBMS
17 16 (1.42%) Data Mart
18 15 (1.33%) MySQL
18 15 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 48 (4.25%) Visual Studio
2 40 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (2.48%) JIRA
4 21 (1.86%) NUnit
5 19 (1.68%) Eclipse
6 17 (1.50%) Subversion
7 16 (1.42%) Selenium
8 13 (1.15%) Git (software)
8 13 (1.15%) ProC
9 11 (0.97%) Jenkins
9 11 (0.97%) SilkTest
10 9 (0.80%) FitNesse
10 9 (0.80%) jMock
10 9 (0.80%) JSUnit
10 9 (0.80%) JUnit
10 9 (0.80%) The Grinder
10 9 (0.80%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.71%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.53%) MSBuild
12 6 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 441 (39.03%) Finance
2 156 (13.81%) Banking
3 67 (5.93%) Legal
4 66 (5.84%) Marketing
5 64 (5.66%) Law
6 61 (5.40%) Retail
7 50 (4.42%) Advertising
8 47 (4.16%) Investment Banking
9 45 (3.98%) Telecoms
10 30 (2.65%) Front Office
11 29 (2.57%) Back Office
12 24 (2.12%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.77%) Publishing
14 12 (1.06%) Billing
14 12 (1.06%) Games
15 10 (0.88%) French Language
16 9 (0.80%) German Language
17 8 (0.71%) Automotive
17 8 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 353 (31.24%) Analyst
2 256 (22.65%) Developer
3 103 (9.12%) SQL Developer
4 100 (8.85%) Support Analyst
5 77 (6.81%) Consultant
6 70 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 56 (4.96%) IT Support
8 54 (4.78%) Business Analyst
8 54 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 53 (4.69%) C# Developer
9 53 (4.69%) Desktop Support
10 47 (4.16%) Architect
11 44 (3.89%) .NET Developer
11 44 (3.89%) Service Analyst
12 43 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 40 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 39 (3.45%) Data Analyst
14 39 (3.45%) IT Analyst
15 38 (3.36%) Administrator
16 37 (3.27%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (17.88%) .NET
2 101 (8.94%) HTML
3 65 (5.75%) CSS
4 61 (5.40%) ASP.NET
5 48 (4.25%) XML
6 40 (3.54%) jQuery
7 35 (3.10%) MDX
8 33 (2.92%) HTML5
9 32 (2.83%) Web Services
10 29 (2.57%) .NET Framework
11 28 (2.48%) WCF
12 26 (2.30%) Ajax
13 13 (1.15%) COM
14 12 (1.06%) AngularJS
15 11 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (0.97%) Entity Framework
15 11 (0.97%) J2EE
15 11 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (0.97%) XHTML
16 10 (0.88%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 232 (20.53%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 71 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 65 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 38 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 35 (3.10%) Mathematics
7 34 (3.01%) Hedge funds
8 32 (2.83%) Clustering
9 29 (2.57%) User Experience
10 26 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
11 25 (2.21%) Replication
12 24 (2.12%) iPhone
13 21 (1.86%) Statistics
14 18 (1.59%) Fintech
15 14 (1.24%) e-Learning
15 14 (1.24%) Reinsurance
16 13 (1.15%) Data Extraction
16 13 (1.15%) Data Integration
16 13 (1.15%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.15%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 367 (32.48%) Windows
2 166 (14.69%) Windows Server
3 121 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 87 (7.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (4.07%) Windows 8
7 38 (3.36%) Unix
8 31 (2.74%) Linux
9 26 (2.30%) Android
10 25 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (1.24%) Mac OS X
11 14 (1.24%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.80%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.53%) Solaris
15 6 (0.53%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.44%) AIX
16 5 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (16.37%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (11.95%) Project Management
4 115 (10.18%) ITIL
5 111 (9.82%) CRM
6 102 (9.03%) Data Analysis
7 98 (8.67%) ETL
8 86 (7.61%) Analytics
9 74 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (6.11%) PRINCE2
11 64 (5.66%) Business Analysis
12 61 (5.40%) Time Management
13 58 (5.13%) Change Management
13 58 (5.13%) SDLC
14 54 (4.78%) Data Modelling
15 53 (4.69%) Mentoring
16 46 (4.07%) E-Commerce
16 46 (4.07%) Scrum
17 44 (3.89%) Functional Testing
17 44 (3.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 374 (33.10%) SQL
2 176 (15.58%) C#
3 142 (12.57%) T-SQL
4 97 (8.58%) JavaScript
5 72 (6.37%) PowerShell
5 72 (6.37%) VBA
6 62 (5.49%) Java
7 33 (2.92%) C
7 33 (2.92%) VB
8 20 (1.77%) C++
9 15 (1.33%) Python
10 14 (1.24%) R
11 13 (1.15%) Ruby
11 13 (1.15%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.80%) F#
14 8 (0.71%) PHP
14 8 (0.71%) XPath
15 7 (0.62%) VBScript
16 6 (0.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 217 (19.20%) Degree
2 136 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (5.31%) MCSE
4 49 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (4.25%) MCSA
6 37 (3.27%) CCNA
7 36 (3.19%) MCP
8 28 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (2.12%) MCITP
10 18 (1.59%) CCNP
10 18 (1.59%) ISTQB
11 16 (1.42%) PMI Certification
12 15 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (1.33%) MCTS
13 14 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.24%) Security Cleared
14 12 (1.06%) PMP
14 12 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.42%) Data Quality
2 46 (4.07%) SLA
3 32 (2.83%) QA
4 6 (0.53%) P3O
5 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.18%) EMIR
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.18%) ISO15022
7 2 (0.18%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.18%) MiFID
7 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.088%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 244 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 94 (8.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
4 27 (2.39%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.95%) XenApp
6 19 (1.68%) vSphere
7 13 (1.15%) Terminal Server
8 11 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.80%) XenServer
10 7 (0.62%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.35%) NFS
12 4 (0.35%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.18%) Xen
14 1 (0.088%) Firmware
14 1 (0.088%) UAG
14 1 (0.088%) vCloud
14 1 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (4.69%) SCCM
2 14 (1.24%) Backup Exec
3 12 (1.06%) WSUS
4 11 (0.97%) Puppet
5 9 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.80%) SCOM
6 7 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.35%) Nessus
10 3 (0.27%) Ansible
10 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.27%) vMotion
11 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.18%) Nagios
11 2 (0.18%) SCSM
11 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.088%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.088%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 840 (74.34%) Microsoft
2 162 (14.34%) VMware
3 108 (9.56%) Citrix
4 70 (6.19%) Cisco
5 63 (5.58%) Oracle
6 43 (3.81%) SAP
7 29 (2.57%) Google
8 26 (2.30%) HP
9 22 (1.95%) Apple
10 21 (1.86%) Bloomberg
11 18 (1.59%) Reuters
12 17 (1.50%) Tableau
13 16 (1.42%) IBM
14 14 (1.24%) Adobe
14 14 (1.24%) Avaya
14 14 (1.24%) Lotus
15 13 (1.15%) AppSense
15 13 (1.15%) Dell
15 13 (1.15%) iManage
15 13 (1.15%) Symantec
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Investigo Change Solutions
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650000 - £651000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + FULL BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 55-65k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £70k plus excellent benefits and extensive career progression o
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + Shift Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 4 days ago