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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 931 778 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.12% 7.41% 8.20%
As % of the Applications category 61.90% 53.29% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 834 680 809
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
1504 1460 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.74% 13.91% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1256 1320
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
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 27 January 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 January 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 1303 (70.55%) Microsoft
2 697 (37.74%) Finance
3 685 (37.09%) Windows
4 609 (32.97%) SQL Server
5 576 (31.19%) SQL
6 534 (28.91%) MS Office
7 446 (24.15%) Active Directory
8 317 (17.16%) .NET
9 302 (16.35%) ITIL
10 296 (16.03%) VMware
11 293 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
12 290 (15.70%) Degree
13 284 (15.38%) C#
14 275 (14.89%) SharePoint
15 267 (14.46%) MS Exchange
16 261 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 244 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
18 233 (12.62%) Banking
19 220 (11.91%) Windows Server 2008
20 212 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 208 (11.26%) Citrix
22 207 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
23 205 (11.10%) Project Management
24 204 (11.04%) MS PowerPoint
25 191 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 191 (10.34%) Oracle
26 190 (10.29%) HTML
27 187 (10.12%) Windows 7
28 183 (9.91%) JavaScript
29 179 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 275 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 267 (14.46%) MS Exchange
3 140 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 105 (5.68%) IIS
5 83 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 78 (4.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 77 (4.17%) Lync
8 74 (4.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 46 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 37 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 35 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 35 (1.89%) Tomcat
12 23 (1.25%) WebSphere
13 22 (1.19%) Apache
14 21 (1.14%) CMS
15 18 (0.97%) MS Project Server
16 16 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (0.65%) SAS
19 10 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 534 (28.91%) MS Office
2 204 (11.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 109 (5.90%) MS Visio
4 96 (5.20%) MS Project
5 29 (1.57%) InfoPath
6 18 (0.97%) SPSS
7 17 (0.92%) PowerPivot
8 13 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.54%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.11%) InDesign
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.054%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 95 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.19%) Google Analytics
3 17 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.60%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.43%) Endur
5 8 (0.43%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.43%) Eikon
6 7 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.38%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.38%) SAP Business One
7 6 (0.32%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 6 (0.32%) Advent Moxy
8 5 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.27%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.22%) Sage 1000
9 4 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.22%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.22%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.16%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.84%) Office 365
2 46 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.14%) SaaS
4 19 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.43%) IaaS
8 7 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.27%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.11%) PaaS
10 2 (0.11%) GitHub
11 1 (0.054%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.054%) Joyent
11 1 (0.054%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 177 (9.58%) DNS
2 114 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 113 (6.12%) SAN
4 104 (5.63%) DHCP
5 86 (4.66%) Firewall
6 76 (4.11%) Internet
7 66 (3.57%) LAN
8 65 (3.52%) VPN
9 50 (2.71%) WAN
10 48 (2.60%) Intranet
11 46 (2.49%) VoIP
12 35 (1.89%) Extranet
13 30 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (1.35%) Wireless
15 24 (1.30%) Unified Communications
16 22 (1.19%) Network Security
17 20 (1.08%) VLAN
17 20 (1.08%) HTTP
18 19 (1.03%) IP Telephony
19 18 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 609 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 191 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 179 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 143 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 133 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
6 106 (5.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 95 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 63 (3.41%) MS Access
9 62 (3.36%) Relational Database
10 61 (3.30%) MySQL
11 49 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 42 (2.27%) QlikView
13 35 (1.89%) Oracle Database
14 34 (1.84%) OLAP
15 30 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
16 29 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 24 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (1.30%) Data Mining
18 22 (1.19%) RDBMS
18 22 (1.19%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 92 (4.98%) Visual Studio
2 46 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (1.84%) Subversion
4 23 (1.25%) JIRA
4 23 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.49%) NUnit
5 9 (0.49%) Toad
5 9 (0.49%) Hudson
5 9 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.43%) MSI
7 6 (0.32%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.22%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.22%) MSTest
9 3 (0.16%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (0.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
General
1 697 (37.74%) Finance
2 233 (12.62%) Banking
3 112 (6.06%) Advertising
4 93 (5.04%) Marketing
5 83 (4.49%) Legal
6 78 (4.22%) Law
7 70 (3.79%) Investment Banking
8 64 (3.47%) Retail
9 58 (3.14%) Telecoms
10 54 (2.92%) Front Office
11 39 (2.11%) Back Office
12 21 (1.14%) Manufacturing
13 20 (1.08%) Billing
13 20 (1.08%) Publishing
14 19 (1.03%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.54%) French Language
16 9 (0.49%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.49%) Electronics
17 8 (0.43%) Italian Language
18 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 476 (25.77%) Analyst
2 338 (18.30%) Developer
3 153 (8.28%) Consultant
4 145 (7.85%) Support Analyst
5 119 (6.44%) Support Engineer
6 98 (5.31%) Administrator
7 85 (4.60%) Business Analyst
8 82 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 67 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
10 65 (3.52%) Service Analyst
11 61 (3.30%) .NET Developer
12 59 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 58 (3.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 58 (3.14%) IT Support
14 57 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
15 56 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
16 53 (2.87%) Senior Developer
17 50 (2.71%) Applications Support
18 48 (2.60%) Desktop Support
19 47 (2.54%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (17.16%) .NET
2 190 (10.29%) HTML
3 169 (9.15%) ASP.NET
4 141 (7.63%) CSS
5 138 (7.47%) XML
6 109 (5.90%) jQuery
7 72 (3.90%) HTML5
8 64 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (3.36%) Ajax
9 62 (3.36%) Web Services
10 60 (3.25%) .NET Framework
11 58 (3.14%) WCF
12 36 (1.95%) JSON
13 29 (1.57%) XHTML
14 28 (1.52%) WPF
15 26 (1.41%) SOAP
16 21 (1.14%) REST
17 20 (1.08%) Spring
17 20 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 19 (1.03%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 293 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (8.34%) Blackberry
3 100 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 77 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 67 (3.63%) Mathematics
6 47 (2.54%) User Experience
7 44 (2.38%) Clustering
8 32 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.41%) Replication
10 24 (1.30%) Fixed Income
11 23 (1.25%) iPhone
11 23 (1.25%) Social Media
11 23 (1.25%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.19%) Derivative
12 22 (1.19%) Statistics
12 22 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 21 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 21 (1.14%) Digital Media
14 19 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 685 (37.09%) Windows
2 220 (11.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 187 (10.12%) Windows 7
4 150 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 126 (6.82%) Linux
6 89 (4.82%) UNIX
7 88 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 75 (4.06%) Windows 8
10 37 (2.00%) Mac OS X
11 35 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (1.46%) Android
13 26 (1.41%) Windows Vista
14 19 (1.03%) Apple iOS
15 18 (0.97%) Mac OS
16 10 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.54%) HPUX
17 8 (0.43%) AIX
17 8 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (16.35%) ITIL
2 244 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
4 205 (11.10%) Project Management
5 150 (8.12%) CRM
6 126 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 115 (6.23%) ETL
8 100 (5.41%) MVC
9 98 (5.31%) Analytics
10 97 (5.25%) Business Analysis
11 88 (4.76%) Asset Management
12 83 (4.49%) Scrum
12 83 (4.49%) OO
13 82 (4.44%) Service Delivery
14 78 (4.22%) Change Management
15 77 (4.17%) Data Modelling
16 76 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 75 (4.06%) Data Analysis
18 74 (4.01%) Workflow
19 67 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 576 (31.19%) SQL
2 284 (15.38%) C#
3 183 (9.91%) JavaScript
4 149 (8.07%) T-SQL
5 131 (7.09%) VBA
5 131 (7.09%) PowerShell
6 112 (6.06%) Java
7 90 (4.87%) VB
8 53 (2.87%) C
9 32 (1.73%) VB.NET
10 26 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 25 (1.35%) C++
12 23 (1.25%) Perl
13 18 (0.97%) PHP
14 17 (0.92%) Shell Script
15 15 (0.81%) VBScript
16 11 (0.60%) Python
17 10 (0.54%) Ruby
18 8 (0.43%) XAML
19 7 (0.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 290 (15.70%) Degree
2 261 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 146 (7.90%) MCSE
4 76 (4.11%) MCITP
5 65 (3.52%) MCP
6 53 (2.87%) Security Cleared
7 48 (2.60%) MCSA
7 48 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (2.11%) CCNA
9 32 (1.73%) PMI Certification
10 30 (1.62%) SC Cleared
11 28 (1.52%) MCTS
12 26 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 21 (1.14%) PMP
14 21 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (0.87%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 15 (0.81%) JNCIA
16 15 (0.81%) CISSP
17 14 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (5.09%) SLA
2 58 (3.14%) QA
3 16 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.76%) Basel II
4 14 (0.76%) COBIT
5 11 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.49%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.32%) GCP
8 4 (0.22%) Basel III
8 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.16%) EMIR
9 3 (0.16%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.16%) COREP
9 3 (0.16%) FINREP
10 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.054%) Dublin Core
11 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.054%) FATCA
11 1 (0.054%) P3O
System Software
1 446 (24.15%) Active Directory
2 212 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 68 (3.68%) XenApp
5 45 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 43 (2.33%) vSphere
7 26 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 22 (1.19%) Terminal Services
10 17 (0.92%) UAG
11 12 (0.65%) VMware Server
12 9 (0.49%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.49%) XenServer
13 8 (0.43%) Xen
13 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.38%) NFS
14 7 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (0.32%) Varnish
15 6 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 93 (5.04%) SCCM
2 55 (2.98%) SCOM
3 22 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 17 (0.92%) SCOrch
5 12 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (0.60%) Puppet
7 10 (0.54%) WSUS
7 10 (0.54%) WMI
8 9 (0.49%) XenMobile
8 9 (0.49%) Casper Suite
9 8 (0.43%) Nagios
9 8 (0.43%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.38%) OpenView
11 6 (0.32%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.32%) Sysprep
11 6 (0.32%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.32%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.32%) Cacti
11 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1303 (70.55%) Microsoft
2 296 (16.03%) VMware
3 208 (11.26%) Citrix
4 191 (10.34%) Oracle
5 137 (7.42%) Cisco
6 70 (3.79%) Business Objects
7 63 (3.41%) HP
8 52 (2.82%) Bloomberg
9 50 (2.71%) Reuters
10 49 (2.65%) Red Hat
11 47 (2.54%) SAP
12 42 (2.27%) Symantec
13 37 (2.00%) Cognos
13 37 (2.00%) Telerik
14 35 (1.89%) EMC
15 34 (1.84%) Avaya
16 33 (1.79%) IBM
17 30 (1.62%) NetApp
18 29 (1.57%) Adobe
19 26 (1.41%) Remedy
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000 per annum + (£60k OTE)
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car (£7k) + OTE (100% of base, unc
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + basic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday