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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 930 943 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.48% 7.76% 8.12%
As % of the Applications category 58.20% 58.97% 59.44%
Number of salaries quoted 815 815 875
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,800 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +2.28%
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
1598 1599 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.57% 13.16% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1348 1462
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 1390 (68.95%) Microsoft
2 821 (40.72%) Finance
3 722 (35.81%) Windows
4 715 (35.47%) SQL Server
5 686 (34.03%) SQL
6 603 (29.91%) MS Office
7 433 (21.48%) Active Directory
8 394 (19.54%) Degree
9 380 (18.85%) .NET
10 347 (17.21%) C#
11 330 (16.37%) ITIL
12 327 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
13 302 (14.98%) SharePoint
14 293 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
15 282 (13.99%) VMware
16 279 (13.84%) Microsoft Certification
17 271 (13.44%) MS Exchange
18 251 (12.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 247 (12.25%) Citrix
20 242 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
21 234 (11.61%) Banking
22 231 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
23 230 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 227 (11.26%) Project Management
25 226 (11.21%) Oracle
26 212 (10.52%) Windows 7
27 208 (10.32%) T-SQL
27 208 (10.32%) MS PowerPoint
28 204 (10.12%) HTML
29 183 (9.08%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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
1 302 (14.98%) SharePoint
2 271 (13.44%) MS Exchange
3 150 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 113 (5.61%) IIS
5 89 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 80 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 70 (3.47%) Lync
8 67 (3.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 46 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 41 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 38 (1.88%) Tomcat
12 35 (1.74%) CMS
12 35 (1.74%) MS Project Server
13 26 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
14 23 (1.14%) Apache
15 19 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
17 14 (0.69%) SAS
18 13 (0.64%) IBM Notes
18 13 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 603 (29.91%) MS Office
2 208 (10.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 110 (5.46%) MS Visio
4 95 (4.71%) MS Project
5 27 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (1.04%) PowerPivot
7 18 (0.89%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.55%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.25%) InDesign
11 4 (0.20%) SPSS
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.099%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.099%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.050%) Vensim
14 1 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.050%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 100 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 14 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.55%) SAP Business One
5 10 (0.50%) WebTrends
6 9 (0.45%) Eikon
7 8 (0.40%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.40%) SAP CRM
8 7 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.30%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 6 (0.30%) Advent Moxy
10 5 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.20%) Sage 1000
11 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.15%) Loan IQ
12 3 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (0.15%) SAP CO
12 3 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.63%) Office 365
2 36 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.39%) SaaS
4 18 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.35%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 4 (0.20%) IaaS
9 2 (0.099%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.050%) Joyent
10 1 (0.050%) GitHub
10 1 (0.050%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (7.34%) DNS
2 128 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 105 (5.21%) Firewall
4 103 (5.11%) DHCP
5 95 (4.71%) SAN
6 82 (4.07%) LAN
7 77 (3.82%) Internet
8 73 (3.62%) VPN
9 60 (2.98%) WAN
10 54 (2.68%) Intranet
11 53 (2.63%) VoIP
12 47 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (1.39%) Extranet
14 25 (1.24%) Unified Communications
15 23 (1.14%) NetScaler
15 23 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (0.99%) VLAN
17 16 (0.79%) Wireless
17 16 (0.79%) IP Telephony
17 16 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (35.47%) SQL Server
2 251 (12.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 230 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 174 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
4 174 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 137 (6.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 94 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 76 (3.77%) MS Access
7 76 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 69 (3.42%) Relational Database
9 60 (2.98%) MySQL
10 41 (2.03%) OLAP
11 37 (1.84%) Oracle Database
12 35 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 34 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
14 33 (1.64%) QlikView
15 29 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
16 24 (1.19%) OLAP Cube
17 22 (1.09%) Big Data
17 22 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 99 (4.91%) Visual Studio
2 52 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (1.93%) Subversion
4 21 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 20 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 13 (0.64%) ERwin
7 11 (0.55%) JIRA
8 10 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (0.45%) Toad
9 9 (0.45%) SpecFlow
10 8 (0.40%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.40%) MSTest
11 7 (0.35%) NUnit
12 6 (0.30%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.30%) NSubstitute
13 4 (0.20%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.20%) TortoiseSVN
13 4 (0.20%) Axure RP
13 4 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 821 (40.72%) Finance
2 234 (11.61%) Banking
3 129 (6.40%) Advertising
4 118 (5.85%) Marketing
5 86 (4.27%) Law
6 83 (4.12%) Legal
7 76 (3.77%) Investment Banking
8 59 (2.93%) Retail
9 55 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 46 (2.28%) Front Office
11 45 (2.23%) Back Office
12 27 (1.34%) Publishing
13 23 (1.14%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.94%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.79%) Billing
16 15 (0.74%) Games
17 12 (0.60%) French Language
18 9 (0.45%) Spanish Language
19 7 (0.35%) German Language
19 7 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 520 (25.79%) Analyst
2 412 (20.44%) Developer
3 149 (7.39%) Support Analyst
4 126 (6.25%) Consultant
5 116 (5.75%) Support Engineer
6 105 (5.21%) Business Analyst
7 97 (4.81%) Administrator
8 81 (4.02%) Project Manager
9 75 (3.72%) Senior Developer
10 72 (3.57%) Applications Support
11 69 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 68 (3.37%) Service Analyst
12 68 (3.37%) .NET Developer
13 61 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
14 59 (2.93%) Architect
14 59 (2.93%) Desktop Support
15 57 (2.83%) C# Developer
15 57 (2.83%) 2nd Line Support
15 57 (2.83%) SQL Developer
16 55 (2.73%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (18.85%) .NET
2 204 (10.12%) HTML
3 183 (9.08%) ASP.NET
4 152 (7.54%) XML
5 148 (7.34%) CSS
6 95 (4.71%) jQuery
7 79 (3.92%) .NET Framework
8 74 (3.67%) HTML5
9 73 (3.62%) WCF
10 72 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 69 (3.42%) Web Services
12 51 (2.53%) Ajax
13 45 (2.23%) WPF
14 33 (1.64%) MDX
15 32 (1.59%) JSON
16 31 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 29 (1.44%) Spring
18 28 (1.39%) SOAP
19 26 (1.29%) COM
20 24 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 327 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (8.04%) Blackberry
3 108 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 93 (4.61%) Management Information System
5 62 (3.08%) Mathematics
6 44 (2.18%) Clustering
7 40 (1.98%) User Experience
8 36 (1.79%) Social Media
9 31 (1.54%) Replication
9 31 (1.54%) Statistics
10 29 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 27 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.29%) Derivative
13 25 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 22 (1.09%) PMI
15 20 (0.99%) Fixed Income
15 20 (0.99%) Equities
16 19 (0.94%) iPhone
16 19 (0.94%) Digital Media
17 18 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 722 (35.81%) Windows
2 231 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 212 (10.52%) Windows 7
4 129 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 128 (6.35%) Linux
6 100 (4.96%) UNIX
7 98 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 91 (4.51%) Windows XP
9 53 (2.63%) Windows 8
10 37 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (1.19%) Android
12 22 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 19 (0.94%) Windows Vista
14 17 (0.84%) Mac OS
15 14 (0.69%) Apple iOS
16 12 (0.60%) HPUX
17 10 (0.50%) Solaris
17 10 (0.50%) AIX
18 9 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (16.37%) ITIL
2 293 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 227 (11.26%) Project Management
5 176 (8.73%) CRM
6 142 (7.04%) ETL
7 122 (6.05%) PRINCE2
8 117 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 111 (5.51%) MVC
10 97 (4.81%) Scrum
11 96 (4.76%) Asset Management
11 96 (4.76%) Analytics
12 92 (4.56%) OO
13 91 (4.51%) Data Analysis
14 84 (4.17%) Change Management
15 81 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 77 (3.82%) Data Modelling
17 72 (3.57%) Time Management
18 70 (3.47%) Service Delivery
18 70 (3.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 686 (34.03%) SQL
2 347 (17.21%) C#
3 208 (10.32%) T-SQL
4 174 (8.63%) JavaScript
5 153 (7.59%) VBA
6 112 (5.56%) Java
7 107 (5.31%) PowerShell
8 105 (5.21%) VB
9 59 (2.93%) C
10 41 (2.03%) C++
11 40 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 31 (1.54%) PHP
13 26 (1.29%) Perl
14 25 (1.24%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.09%) Shell Script
16 20 (0.99%) VBScript
17 12 (0.60%) Ruby
18 11 (0.55%) Python
19 9 (0.45%) PHP5
20 7 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 394 (19.54%) Degree
2 279 (13.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 128 (6.35%) MCSE
4 91 (4.51%) MCITP
5 64 (3.17%) MCP
6 59 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 45 (2.23%) MCTS
8 45 (2.23%) MCSA
9 36 (1.79%) CCNA
9 36 (1.79%) PMI Certification
10 32 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (1.29%) SC Cleared
12 22 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (1.04%) CISSP
14 18 (0.89%) PMP
15 17 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (0.60%) CCSP
17 12 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.76%) SLA
2 79 (3.92%) QA
3 19 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.69%) COBIT
5 11 (0.55%) Basel II
6 10 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.45%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.25%) GCP
9 4 (0.20%) WCAG
10 3 (0.15%) Basel III
10 3 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.099%) COREP
11 2 (0.099%) FINREP
11 2 (0.099%) EMIR
11 2 (0.099%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.050%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.050%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
System Software
1 433 (21.48%) Active Directory
2 175 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 57 (2.83%) XenApp
4 38 (1.88%) vSphere
5 37 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (1.19%) UAG
7 23 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (0.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 12 (0.60%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.55%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.50%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.45%) MDaemon
13 8 (0.40%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.20%) MetaFrame
16 3 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
16 3 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 91 (4.51%) SCCM
2 44 (2.18%) SCOM
3 21 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (0.60%) SCOrch
6 11 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
6 11 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
9 6 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.25%) OpenView
10 5 (0.25%) WMI
10 5 (0.25%) WSUS
11 4 (0.20%) OVSD
11 4 (0.20%) Control-M
11 4 (0.20%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.20%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.20%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.20%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 1390 (68.95%) Microsoft
2 282 (13.99%) VMware
3 247 (12.25%) Citrix
4 226 (11.21%) Oracle
5 183 (9.08%) Cisco
6 74 (3.67%) Business Objects
7 65 (3.22%) HP
8 62 (3.08%) Bloomberg
9 57 (2.83%) SAP
10 55 (2.73%) Symantec
11 51 (2.53%) Red Hat
12 49 (2.43%) Reuters
13 37 (1.84%) Cognos
14 36 (1.79%) EMC
15 34 (1.69%) Adobe
16 33 (1.64%) IBM
17 29 (1.44%) Telerik
18 27 (1.34%) Avaya
18 27 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
19 26 (1.29%) Dell
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 2k bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum £40-43k base + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum + OTE of £65,000 to £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + great company
Posted: Yesterday