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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 938 892 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.37% 7.49% 8.59%
As % of the Applications category 60.05% 58.07% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 784 832 959
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 £26,590 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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
1562 1536 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.94% 12.89% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1375 1562
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1400 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 896 (43.20%) Finance
3 796 (38.38%) SQL
4 773 (37.27%) SQL Server
5 685 (33.03%) Windows
6 612 (29.51%) MS Office
7 426 (20.54%) .NET
8 404 (19.48%) Degree
9 392 (18.90%) Active Directory
10 369 (17.79%) C#
11 339 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
12 320 (15.43%) ITIL
13 302 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 298 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
15 293 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
16 289 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 284 (13.69%) SharePoint
18 267 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 265 (12.78%) Oracle
20 253 (12.20%) Project Management
20 253 (12.20%) Banking
21 247 (11.91%) MS Exchange
22 241 (11.62%) T-SQL
23 240 (11.57%) VMware
24 226 (10.90%) Citrix
25 225 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
26 208 (10.03%) HTML
27 205 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
28 204 (9.84%) CRM
29 201 (9.69%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 284 (13.69%) SharePoint
2 247 (11.91%) MS Exchange
3 133 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 98 (4.73%) IIS
5 80 (3.86%) Lync
6 79 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 77 (3.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 60 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 45 (2.17%) CMS
10 42 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 40 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
11 40 (1.93%) MS Project Server
12 32 (1.54%) Tomcat
13 29 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
14 24 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (1.01%) IBM Notes
16 19 (0.92%) Apache
17 16 (0.77%) SAS
18 15 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
19 14 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 612 (29.51%) MS Office
2 201 (9.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 114 (5.50%) MS Visio
4 93 (4.48%) MS Project
5 36 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
6 22 (1.06%) PowerPivot
7 19 (0.92%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.34%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.19%) InDesign
12 3 (0.14%) SPSS
12 3 (0.14%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.048%) FastStats
13 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.048%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 95 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.53%) SAP Business One
4 10 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.43%) Eikon
6 8 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.39%) Magento
7 7 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.34%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.29%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 6 (0.29%) Advent Moxy
9 5 (0.24%) SAP BPC
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.24%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.19%) HFM
10 4 (0.19%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.22%) Office 365
2 29 (1.40%) SaaS
3 28 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.29%) IaaS
8 5 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.19%) PaaS
10 2 (0.096%) GitHub
11 1 (0.048%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.048%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 150 (7.23%) DNS
2 140 (6.75%) TCP/IP
3 102 (4.92%) Firewall
4 97 (4.68%) LAN
4 97 (4.68%) DHCP
5 96 (4.63%) SAN
6 78 (3.76%) Internet
7 69 (3.33%) VPN
7 69 (3.33%) WAN
8 44 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (1.98%) VoIP
10 34 (1.64%) Intranet
11 27 (1.30%) Unified Communications
12 24 (1.16%) Wireless
13 22 (1.06%) NAS
14 21 (1.01%) NetScaler
14 21 (1.01%) IP Telephony
15 19 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (0.87%) SSL
17 16 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 773 (37.27%) SQL Server
2 302 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 289 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 225 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
5 205 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 186 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 104 (5.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 90 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 88 (4.24%) Relational Database
10 82 (3.95%) MS Access
11 58 (2.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 56 (2.70%) MySQL
13 55 (2.65%) OLAP
14 42 (2.03%) Oracle Database
15 38 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
16 32 (1.54%) RDBMS
17 29 (1.40%) Big Data
17 29 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
18 28 (1.35%) QlikView
19 22 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 109 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 62 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (1.78%) Subversion
4 33 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 22 (1.06%) JIRA
6 19 (0.92%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.82%) ERwin
8 11 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 11 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (0.48%) MSTest
10 9 (0.43%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.39%) NUnit
11 8 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (0.34%) NSubstitute
12 7 (0.34%) Toad
12 7 (0.34%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.29%) Selenium
13 6 (0.29%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.29%) Hudson
14 4 (0.19%) AppScan
General
1 896 (43.20%) Finance
2 253 (12.20%) Banking
3 140 (6.75%) Advertising
4 130 (6.27%) Marketing
5 96 (4.63%) Investment Banking
6 68 (3.28%) Law
7 64 (3.09%) Legal
8 63 (3.04%) Retail
9 60 (2.89%) Telecoms
10 52 (2.51%) Front Office
11 43 (2.07%) Back Office
12 27 (1.30%) Manufacturing
13 25 (1.21%) Publishing
14 23 (1.11%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.72%) Games
15 15 (0.72%) Billing
16 12 (0.58%) German Language
16 12 (0.58%) Electronics
17 9 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.39%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 515 (24.83%) Analyst
2 446 (21.50%) Developer
3 154 (7.43%) Support Analyst
4 123 (5.93%) Consultant
5 98 (4.73%) Administrator
6 97 (4.68%) Support Engineer
7 94 (4.53%) Business Analyst
8 89 (4.29%) Applications Support
9 84 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 84 (4.05%) SQL Developer
10 77 (3.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 73 (3.52%) Project Manager
12 71 (3.42%) Architect
13 68 (3.28%) Service Analyst
14 59 (2.84%) Desktop Support
14 59 (2.84%) Service Desk Analyst
15 56 (2.70%) .NET Developer
16 53 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
16 53 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
16 53 (2.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (20.54%) .NET
2 208 (10.03%) HTML
3 175 (8.44%) ASP.NET
4 172 (8.29%) XML
5 136 (6.56%) CSS
6 83 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 72 (3.47%) Web Services
8 69 (3.33%) HTML5
9 66 (3.18%) WCF
10 65 (3.13%) jQuery
11 51 (2.46%) WPF
12 47 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (2.12%) Ajax
14 43 (2.07%) MDX
15 33 (1.59%) Spring
16 32 (1.54%) COM
17 28 (1.35%) JSON
17 28 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 26 (1.25%) SOAP
18 26 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 339 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (6.32%) Blackberry
3 125 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 81 (3.91%) Management Information System
5 55 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 48 (2.31%) Clustering
7 39 (1.88%) User Experience
8 36 (1.74%) Statistics
9 35 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 35 (1.69%) Derivative
9 35 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 35 (1.69%) Social Media
10 33 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 33 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (1.35%) Equities
12 26 (1.25%) Fixed Income
12 26 (1.25%) Replication
13 21 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 20 (0.96%) PMI
15 19 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 685 (33.03%) Windows
2 197 (9.50%) Windows 7
3 187 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 112 (5.40%) Linux
5 110 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 102 (4.92%) UNIX
7 90 (4.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (3.71%) Windows XP
9 36 (1.74%) Windows 8
10 29 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (1.16%) Android
12 19 (0.92%) Apple iOS
13 14 (0.68%) Mac OS
14 13 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.58%) Windows Vista
16 11 (0.53%) AIX
16 11 (0.53%) Solaris
17 10 (0.48%) HPUX
18 9 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (15.43%) ITIL
2 298 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
3 293 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (12.20%) Project Management
5 204 (9.84%) CRM
6 188 (9.06%) ETL
7 117 (5.64%) Scrum
8 110 (5.30%) Business Analysis
9 109 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 109 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 106 (5.11%) Analytics
11 104 (5.01%) Data Modelling
12 96 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 95 (4.58%) OO
14 92 (4.44%) Change Management
14 92 (4.44%) Data Analysis
15 84 (4.05%) MVC
16 82 (3.95%) Time Management
17 80 (3.86%) Mentoring
18 73 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 796 (38.38%) SQL
2 369 (17.79%) C#
3 241 (11.62%) T-SQL
4 167 (8.05%) VBA
5 144 (6.94%) Java
6 138 (6.65%) JavaScript
7 118 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 112 (5.40%) VB
9 58 (2.80%) C++
10 53 (2.56%) C
11 47 (2.27%) VB.NET
12 37 (1.78%) PHP
13 28 (1.35%) VBScript
14 26 (1.25%) Perl
15 24 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.68%) Ruby
17 13 (0.63%) Python
18 10 (0.48%) PHP5
19 8 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 404 (19.48%) Degree
2 267 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 109 (5.26%) MCSE
4 95 (4.58%) MCITP
5 60 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (2.65%) MCP
7 50 (2.41%) MCTS
8 36 (1.74%) MCSA
8 36 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
9 33 (1.59%) CCNA
10 32 (1.54%) PMI Certification
11 29 (1.40%) Security Cleared
12 16 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (0.68%) PMP
13 14 (0.68%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.53%) ISEB
14 11 (0.53%) CISSP
15 10 (0.48%) HNC
15 10 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (4.73%) SLA
2 90 (4.34%) QA
3 24 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 21 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.58%) COBIT
7 10 (0.48%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.43%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.43%) Basel II
9 8 (0.39%) TickIT
10 4 (0.19%) WCAG
11 3 (0.14%) EMIR
11 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.096%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.096%) FATCA
12 2 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.096%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.048%) P3O
13 1 (0.048%) Basel III
13 1 (0.048%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 392 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 138 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 51 (2.46%) XenApp
5 35 (1.69%) vSphere
6 28 (1.35%) UAG
7 19 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (0.92%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 11 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.43%) MDaemon
11 9 (0.43%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.29%) XenServer
13 4 (0.19%) MetaFrame
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 84 (4.05%) SCCM
2 38 (1.83%) SCOM
3 17 (0.82%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (0.53%) Control-M
6 10 (0.48%) MAILsweeper
6 10 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.24%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.24%) WSUS
10 4 (0.19%) OVSD
10 4 (0.19%) WMI
10 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.19%) OpenView
10 4 (0.19%) Casper Suite
10 4 (0.19%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1400 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 265 (12.78%) Oracle
3 240 (11.57%) VMware
4 226 (10.90%) Citrix
5 194 (9.35%) Cisco
6 88 (4.24%) Business Objects
7 78 (3.76%) SAP
8 71 (3.42%) HP
9 58 (2.80%) Bloomberg
10 49 (2.36%) Symantec
11 47 (2.27%) Reuters
12 46 (2.22%) Adobe
12 46 (2.22%) Cognos
13 44 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
14 40 (1.93%) Red Hat
14 40 (1.93%) IBM
15 33 (1.59%) EMC
16 32 (1.54%) Sybase
17 26 (1.25%) Informatica
18 25 (1.21%) Avaya
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