The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 3834 3751 4304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.32% 8.42% 8.67%
As % of the Applications category 61.38% 62.02% 60.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3192 3248 3676
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6246 6048 7171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.56% 13.58% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5114 5131 6095
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in London

MS Excel
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the London region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in London

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in London

MS Excel
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 980 £47,500 - 176
Croydon -2 55 £32,500 -23.97% 7
Kingston Upon Thames +13 34 £42,500 +27.81% 1
Canary Wharf +30 19 £62,500 -43.18%
Uxbridge +11 19 £52,500 +8.24% 1
Bromley -19 18 £36,250 +9.84% 2
Chiswick - 18 £42,500 - 1
Harrow -5 17 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Enfield +7 11 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Sidcup +3 11 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Hounslow +3 8 £27,500 -69.44% 2
Hammersmith 0 6 £37,500 +41.50%
Wimbledon -3 6 £42,500 +41.66%
Docklands, London -11 6 £35,750 -20.55%
Barnet - 4 £40,000 - 1
Beckenham +4 3 £27,500 +5.76%
Hillingdon -1 3 - - 1
Teddington -5 3 £42,500 +18.05%
Wembley -7 3 £32,500 -16.66%
New Malden -8 3 £42,500 +7.59%
Upminster - 3 £32,500 -
Romford +9 2 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Ealing +4 2 £53,750 -14.00%
Coulsdon -1 2 £37,500 -
Southwark -7 2 £40,000 -44.82% 1
Paddington -13 2 - -
Brentford -15 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Welling - 2 £25,000 -
Hayes +2 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Westminster -4 1 £37,500 +102.70%
West Drayton -6 1 - -
Chessington -6 1 £26,000 -48.00%
Surbiton -8 1 £24,000 -48.66% 1
Ilford - 1 £27,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £45,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5484 (68.70%) Microsoft
2 2819 (35.31%) Windows
3 2772 (34.72%) SQL
4 2713 (33.98%) SQL Server
5 2584 (32.37%) Finance
6 2279 (28.55%) MS Office
7 1831 (22.94%) .NET
8 1639 (20.53%) Degree
9 1626 (20.37%) Active Directory
10 1552 (19.44%) C#
11 1330 (16.66%) Agile Software Development
12 1172 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
13 1080 (13.53%) SharePoint
14 1064 (13.33%) ITIL
15 955 (11.96%) MS Exchange
16 947 (11.86%) Project Management
17 941 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
18 924 (11.57%) VMware
19 859 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 852 (10.67%) Oracle
21 848 (10.62%) ASP.NET
22 845 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
23 817 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 815 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
24 815 (10.21%) HTML
25 810 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
26 743 (9.31%) Windows 7
27 733 (9.18%) JavaScript
28 719 (9.01%) T-SQL
29 680 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1080 (13.53%) SharePoint
2 955 (11.96%) MS Exchange
3 475 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 431 (5.40%) IIS
5 261 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 260 (3.26%) Lync
7 245 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 189 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 161 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 146 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 144 (1.80%) CMS
12 108 (1.35%) SAS
13 106 (1.33%) MS Project Server
14 105 (1.32%) Tomcat
15 103 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
16 102 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
17 93 (1.16%) Apache
18 75 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
19 58 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
20 57 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2279 (28.55%) MS Office
2 845 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 482 (6.04%) MS Visio
4 474 (5.94%) MS Project
5 98 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 92 (1.15%) PowerPivot
7 57 (0.71%) SPSS
8 55 (0.69%) Photoshop
9 24 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
10 19 (0.24%) InfoPath
11 15 (0.19%) Acrobat
12 11 (0.14%) InDesign
13 8 (0.10%) FastStats
14 7 (0.088%) Final Cut Pro
15 3 (0.038%) Maya
15 3 (0.038%) 3ds Max
15 3 (0.038%) Stata
16 2 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.025%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.025%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 327 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 80 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 57 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 40 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
4 40 (0.50%) SAP BPC
5 37 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 32 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
7 27 (0.34%) HFM
8 26 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
9 24 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 24 (0.30%) Markit EDM
10 23 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
11 21 (0.26%) Cognos Controller
12 20 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
13 19 (0.24%) Sophis RISQUE
14 18 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
14 18 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
14 18 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
14 18 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
15 16 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 178 (2.23%) Office 365
2 150 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (1.65%) SaaS
4 64 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.29%) IaaS
8 18 (0.23%) PaaS
9 15 (0.19%) Google Apps
10 10 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.11%) GitHub
12 3 (0.038%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.038%) IBM SmartCloud
13 2 (0.025%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.013%) Joyent
14 1 (0.013%) Force.com
14 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 548 (6.86%) DNS
2 507 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 416 (5.21%) Firewall
4 374 (4.68%) DHCP
4 374 (4.68%) SAN
5 339 (4.25%) LAN
6 287 (3.60%) WAN
7 268 (3.36%) VPN
8 260 (3.26%) Internet
9 153 (1.92%) Intranet
10 137 (1.72%) Wireless
11 135 (1.69%) VoIP
12 112 (1.40%) NAS
13 94 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
14 75 (0.94%) HTTP
15 72 (0.90%) Unified Communications
16 66 (0.83%) SSL
17 61 (0.76%) Network Security
18 51 (0.64%) VLAN
19 49 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2713 (33.98%) SQL Server
2 859 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 817 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 680 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 630 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 531 (6.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 394 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 390 (4.89%) Relational Database
9 323 (4.05%) MySQL
10 287 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 228 (2.86%) MS Access
12 191 (2.39%) QlikView
13 186 (2.33%) OLAP
14 161 (2.02%) Data Mining
15 159 (1.99%) Oracle Database
16 158 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 138 (1.73%) Big Data
18 131 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
19 126 (1.58%) RDBMS
20 85 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 451 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 275 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 133 (1.67%) Subversion
4 105 (1.32%) JIRA
5 102 (1.28%) Git (software)
6 91 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 83 (1.04%) NUnit
8 74 (0.93%) Eclipse
9 68 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
10 54 (0.68%) Jenkins
10 54 (0.68%) TeamCity
10 54 (0.68%) Selenium
11 52 (0.65%) JUnit
12 46 (0.58%) SpecFlow
13 41 (0.51%) Maven
14 39 (0.49%) FrontPage
15 35 (0.44%) Ant
15 35 (0.44%) RequisitePro
15 35 (0.44%) CaliberRM
15 35 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2584 (32.37%) Finance
2 645 (8.08%) Banking
3 626 (7.84%) Marketing
4 390 (4.89%) Legal
5 373 (4.67%) Retail
6 347 (4.35%) Advertising
7 330 (4.13%) Law
8 252 (3.16%) Investment Banking
9 206 (2.58%) Telecoms
10 189 (2.37%) Front Office
11 145 (1.82%) Publishing
12 117 (1.47%) Back Office
13 116 (1.45%) Games
14 99 (1.24%) Financial Institution
15 88 (1.10%) French Language
16 67 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
17 63 (0.79%) Manufacturing
18 58 (0.73%) German Language
19 40 (0.50%) Spanish Language
20 36 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2000 (25.05%) Analyst
2 1763 (22.08%) Developer
3 640 (8.02%) Support Analyst
4 517 (6.48%) Consultant
5 441 (5.52%) Support Engineer
6 371 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 362 (4.53%) Administrator
8 355 (4.45%) Project Manager
9 323 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 322 (4.03%) .NET Developer
11 312 (3.91%) Architect
12 301 (3.77%) C# Developer
13 286 (3.58%) Applications Support
14 228 (2.86%) IT Support
15 218 (2.73%) Service Analyst
16 217 (2.72%) DBA
17 212 (2.66%) Desktop Support
18 208 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
19 207 (2.59%) 2nd Line Support
20 201 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1831 (22.94%) .NET
2 848 (10.62%) ASP.NET
3 815 (10.21%) HTML
4 610 (7.64%) XML
5 609 (7.63%) CSS
6 415 (5.20%) jQuery
7 398 (4.99%) Web Services
8 368 (4.61%) .NET Framework
9 358 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 320 (4.01%) WCF
11 284 (3.56%) HTML5
12 202 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 186 (2.33%) WPF
14 177 (2.22%) Ajax
15 157 (1.97%) CSS3
16 151 (1.89%) SOAP
17 133 (1.67%) REST
18 132 (1.65%) COM
19 120 (1.50%) XSLT
20 115 (1.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1172 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 578 (7.24%) Computer Science
3 466 (5.84%) Blackberry
4 361 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 195 (2.44%) Clustering
6 184 (2.30%) Mathematics
7 182 (2.28%) Hedge funds
8 159 (1.99%) Visualisation
9 144 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 141 (1.77%) Replication
11 129 (1.62%) Statistics
12 116 (1.45%) User Experience
13 108 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
14 107 (1.34%) Social Media
15 104 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 101 (1.27%) iPhone
17 98 (1.23%) Derivative
18 93 (1.16%) Equities
19 90 (1.13%) PDA
20 89 (1.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2819 (35.31%) Windows
2 815 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 743 (9.31%) Windows 7
4 504 (6.31%) Windows XP
5 487 (6.10%) Linux
6 412 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 389 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 306 (3.83%) UNIX
9 186 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 111 (1.39%) Android
11 108 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 102 (1.28%) Mac OS X
13 86 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 62 (0.78%) Windows Vista
15 53 (0.66%) Mac OS
16 45 (0.56%) Solaris
17 31 (0.39%) Windows 2000
18 27 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
18 27 (0.34%) CentOS
19 23 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1330 (16.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1064 (13.33%) ITIL
3 947 (11.86%) Project Management
4 941 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
5 669 (8.38%) CRM
6 516 (6.46%) ETL
7 505 (6.33%) MVC
8 468 (5.86%) PRINCE2
9 464 (5.81%) Scrum
10 410 (5.14%) OO
11 406 (5.09%) Analytics
12 349 (4.37%) Business Analysis
13 341 (4.27%) TDD
14 336 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 335 (4.20%) Mentoring
16 331 (4.15%) Change Management
17 326 (4.08%) Data Modelling
18 321 (4.02%) Software Engineering
19 319 (4.00%) E-Commerce
20 316 (3.96%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2772 (34.72%) SQL
2 1552 (19.44%) C#
3 733 (9.18%) JavaScript
4 719 (9.01%) T-SQL
5 650 (8.14%) Java
6 488 (6.11%) VBA
7 371 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 245 (3.07%) C++
9 218 (2.73%) VB
10 200 (2.51%) VB.NET
11 191 (2.39%) Perl
12 152 (1.90%) Python
13 151 (1.89%) PHP
14 136 (1.70%) C
15 110 (1.38%) VBScript
16 90 (1.13%) Ruby
17 87 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 78 (0.98%) PL/SQL
19 69 (0.86%) Shell Script
20 35 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 1639 (20.53%) Degree
2 810 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 366 (4.58%) MCSE
4 287 (3.60%) MCITP
5 265 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
6 224 (2.81%) MCP
7 186 (2.33%) CCNA
8 162 (2.03%) MCSA
9 147 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
10 124 (1.55%) Security Cleared
11 116 (1.45%) MCTS
11 116 (1.45%) ISEB
12 115 (1.44%) PMI Certification
13 73 (0.91%) SC Cleared
14 68 (0.85%) CCNP
15 56 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 52 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 50 (0.63%) PMP
18 48 (0.60%) CISSP
19 46 (0.58%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 363 (4.55%) QA
2 273 (3.42%) SLA
3 68 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 37 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 35 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 27 (0.34%) Basel II
8 26 (0.33%) COBIT
9 19 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 13 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 11 (0.14%) EMIR
12 10 (0.13%) TickIT
13 9 (0.11%) WCAG
14 7 (0.088%) Dodd-Frank
15 5 (0.063%) MiFID
15 5 (0.063%) HL7
15 5 (0.063%) GAAP
16 4 (0.050%) COREP
17 3 (0.038%) Basel III
17 3 (0.038%) COSO
System Software
1 1626 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 602 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 298 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 170 (2.13%) XenApp
5 150 (1.88%) vSphere
6 119 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 86 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 61 (0.76%) XenDesktop
9 60 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 57 (0.71%) UAG
11 54 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 48 (0.60%) XenServer
13 34 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
14 25 (0.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 21 (0.26%) NFS
16 19 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
17 18 (0.23%) KVM
18 16 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 12 (0.15%) MetaFrame
20 10 (0.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 289 (3.62%) SCCM
2 121 (1.52%) SCOM
3 106 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 78 (0.98%) WSUS
5 77 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (0.89%) Puppet
7 66 (0.83%) Nagios
8 51 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 34 (0.43%) NetBackup
10 33 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
11 28 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
12 23 (0.29%) SCOrch
13 22 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
14 20 (0.25%) OpenView
14 20 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 17 (0.21%) ZABBIX
15 17 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 16 (0.20%) SCVMM
17 15 (0.19%) WMI
17 15 (0.19%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5484 (68.70%) Microsoft
2 924 (11.57%) VMware
3 852 (10.67%) Oracle
4 631 (7.90%) Cisco
5 590 (7.39%) Citrix
6 366 (4.58%) HP
7 339 (4.25%) SAP
8 265 (3.32%) Business Objects
9 197 (2.47%) Symantec
10 196 (2.46%) IBM
11 182 (2.28%) Google
12 180 (2.25%) Apple
13 178 (2.23%) Cognos
14 160 (2.00%) Bloomberg
15 157 (1.97%) Dell
16 145 (1.82%) Adobe
17 139 (1.74%) Tableau
18 126 (1.58%) EMC
19 122 (1.53%) Sybase
20 121 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
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