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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 3903 3747 3782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.28% 8.57% 8.58%
As % of the Applications category 61.81% 59.41% 62.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3276 3114 3260
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.66%
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
6315 6307 6030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.01% 14.43% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5280 5141 5114
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 +4 951 £50,000 +5.26% 147
Croydon +9 40 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Uxbridge +11 29 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Docklands, London +16 26 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -9 25 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Sidcup -2 21 £50,000 +69.49%
Canary Wharf +18 20 £65,000 -38.09%
Wimbledon +10 18 £37,500 -11.76%
Mayfair - 14 £41,250 -
Hammersmith +2 11 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Teddington +9 10 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Harrow +8 8 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Twickenham +3 8 £33,000 +3.93%
Ealing +1 7 £85,000 +78.94%
Brentford -14 7 £44,000 +137.83% 3
Barnet +2 5 £33,000 -
Beckenham -6 5 £36,500 +46.00% 2
Chiswick -10 5 £24,000 -26.15%
Southwark - 5 £33,500 -
Wembley +2 4 £36,250 +68.60%
Greenwich -13 4 £28,500 +25.96%
Bromley +3 3 £28,000 -41.05%
Enfield -2 3 £27,500 -37.50%
Hayes +5 2 - -
Feltham -2 2 £32,250 +34.37% 1
Surbiton -2 2 £53,750 +53.57%
Westminster - 2 £87,500 -
Hillingdon - 2 - -
Morden - 2 £47,500 -
Isleworth -6 1 £20,500 -37.87%
West Drayton - 1 £24,000 -
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Pinner - 1 £47,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Southall - 1 £37,701 -
Hounslow - 1 £35,000 -
Mitcham - 1 £30,000 -
Greenford - 1 £20,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5587 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 2902 (37.33%) Windows
3 2449 (31.51%) SQL
4 2410 (31.00%) SQL Server
5 2310 (29.72%) Finance
6 2158 (27.76%) MS Office
7 1856 (23.88%) Active Directory
8 1485 (19.10%) .NET
9 1418 (18.24%) Degree
10 1240 (15.95%) C#
11 1140 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
12 1135 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
13 1106 (14.23%) VMware
14 1050 (13.51%) ITIL
15 1044 (13.43%) MS Exchange
16 1001 (12.88%) Project Management
17 953 (12.26%) SharePoint
18 902 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
19 885 (11.39%) Windows 7
20 839 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
21 794 (10.21%) MS PowerPoint
22 790 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
23 788 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
24 765 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 742 (9.55%) ASP.NET
26 723 (9.30%) Banking
27 715 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 710 (9.13%) Citrix
29 708 (9.11%) JavaScript
30 707 (9.10%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1044 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 953 (12.26%) SharePoint
3 499 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 443 (5.70%) IIS
5 289 (3.72%) Lync
6 212 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 199 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 195 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 185 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
10 176 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 115 (1.48%) SAS
12 111 (1.43%) CMS
13 110 (1.42%) Apache
14 99 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
15 97 (1.25%) Tomcat
16 74 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
17 61 (0.78%) WebSphere
18 47 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
19 39 (0.50%) MS Project Server
19 39 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2158 (27.76%) MS Office
2 794 (10.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 464 (5.97%) MS Project
4 455 (5.85%) MS Visio
5 69 (0.89%) SPSS
6 66 (0.85%) InfoPath
6 66 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 59 (0.76%) PowerPivot
8 53 (0.68%) Photoshop
9 22 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 14 (0.18%) AutoCAD
10 14 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 13 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (0.12%) InDesign
13 8 (0.10%) Final Cut Pro
14 7 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (0.064%) Fireworks
15 5 (0.064%) Stata
15 5 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
16 4 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 360 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 70 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 64 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 27 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
4 27 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 22 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 22 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 17 (0.22%) SAP CRM
6 17 (0.22%) Sophis RISQUE
7 15 (0.19%) SAP FI
8 14 (0.18%) WebTrends
8 14 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (0.18%) SAP CO
9 12 (0.15%) Agresso
10 11 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 10 (0.13%) SAP SD
11 10 (0.13%) Endur
11 10 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
12 9 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 380 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 323 (4.16%) Office 365
3 150 (1.93%) SaaS
4 70 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 57 (0.73%) IaaS
6 38 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (0.41%) Google Apps
8 29 (0.37%) PaaS
9 22 (0.28%) GitHub
10 16 (0.21%) Yammer
11 12 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.090%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.077%) Taleo
13 6 (0.077%) SoftLayer
14 5 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.064%) CloudBees
15 2 (0.026%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.026%) Force.com
15 2 (0.026%) Heroku
16 1 (0.013%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 688 (8.85%) DNS
2 543 (6.99%) Firewall
3 515 (6.63%) TCP/IP
4 471 (6.06%) SAN
5 429 (5.52%) VPN
6 422 (5.43%) DHCP
6 422 (5.43%) LAN
7 405 (5.21%) WAN
8 306 (3.94%) Internet
9 207 (2.66%) VoIP
10 143 (1.84%) Wireless
11 140 (1.80%) Intranet
12 117 (1.51%) VLAN
13 98 (1.26%) MPLS
14 93 (1.20%) NAS
15 88 (1.13%) Network Security
16 80 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
17 79 (1.02%) iSCSI
18 71 (0.91%) HTTP
19 62 (0.80%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2410 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 765 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 715 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 585 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 502 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
6 447 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 417 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 358 (4.61%) Relational Database
9 254 (3.27%) MySQL
10 226 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 177 (2.28%) MS Access
12 167 (2.15%) QlikView
13 163 (2.10%) Oracle Database
14 158 (2.03%) Big Data
15 145 (1.87%) RDBMS
16 133 (1.71%) Data Mining
17 118 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 116 (1.49%) OLAP
19 97 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
20 92 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 377 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 227 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (1.47%) JIRA
4 111 (1.43%) Subversion
5 98 (1.26%) Git (software)
6 82 (1.05%) NUnit
7 72 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 46 (0.59%) Eclipse
9 42 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
10 41 (0.53%) Jenkins
11 36 (0.46%) Maven
11 36 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 35 (0.45%) Moq
12 35 (0.45%) Selenium
13 33 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
14 27 (0.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 27 (0.35%) CruiseControl
15 25 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 23 (0.30%) SpecFlow
17 21 (0.27%) FrontPage
General
1 2310 (29.72%) Finance
2 723 (9.30%) Banking
3 481 (6.19%) Marketing
4 395 (5.08%) Retail
4 395 (5.08%) Legal
5 326 (4.19%) Law
6 256 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 217 (2.79%) Advertising
8 192 (2.47%) Investment Banking
9 166 (2.14%) Front Office
10 133 (1.71%) Publishing
11 119 (1.53%) Back Office
12 115 (1.48%) Financial Institution
13 88 (1.13%) Games
14 85 (1.09%) Manufacturing
15 74 (0.95%) Billing
16 58 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 57 (0.73%) French Language
18 37 (0.48%) German Language
19 34 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1993 (25.64%) Analyst
2 1441 (18.54%) Developer
3 699 (8.99%) Support Analyst
4 611 (7.86%) Consultant
5 473 (6.09%) Support Engineer
6 380 (4.89%) Business Analyst
7 379 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 338 (4.35%) Administrator
9 313 (4.03%) Architect
10 302 (3.89%) C# Developer
11 283 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
12 279 (3.59%) .NET Developer
13 269 (3.46%) Applications Support
13 269 (3.46%) IT Support
14 233 (3.00%) Service Analyst
15 229 (2.95%) Senior Developer
16 228 (2.93%) DBA
17 219 (2.82%) Service Desk Analyst
18 218 (2.80%) Desktop Support
18 218 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1485 (19.10%) .NET
2 742 (9.55%) ASP.NET
3 636 (8.18%) HTML
4 452 (5.82%) CSS
5 439 (5.65%) XML
6 394 (5.07%) .NET Framework
7 357 (4.59%) Web Services
8 346 (4.45%) jQuery
9 275 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 249 (3.20%) WCF
11 235 (3.02%) HTML5
12 176 (2.26%) Ajax
13 166 (2.14%) SOAP
14 165 (2.12%) WPF
15 146 (1.88%) REST
16 136 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 106 (1.36%) XSLT
17 106 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
18 97 (1.25%) JSON
19 96 (1.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1135 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 523 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 459 (5.91%) Blackberry
4 390 (5.02%) Management Information System
5 218 (2.80%) Mathematics
6 192 (2.47%) Visualisation
7 175 (2.25%) Clustering
8 165 (2.12%) Hedge funds
9 149 (1.92%) User Experience
10 136 (1.75%) Replication
11 103 (1.33%) Statistics
11 103 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 99 (1.27%) Mobile App
13 87 (1.12%) Open Source
14 84 (1.08%) Social Media
15 81 (1.04%) iPhone
16 80 (1.03%) PMI
17 74 (0.95%) Data Integration
18 72 (0.93%) Fixed Income
19 66 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2902 (37.33%) Windows
2 902 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 885 (11.39%) Windows 7
4 617 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 520 (6.69%) Linux
6 456 (5.87%) Windows XP
7 401 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 332 (4.27%) Windows 8
9 248 (3.19%) UNIX
10 147 (1.89%) Android
11 143 (1.84%) Mac OS X
12 126 (1.62%) Apple iOS
13 98 (1.26%) Windows Vista
14 77 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 56 (0.72%) CentOS
16 48 (0.62%) Windows 2000
17 40 (0.51%) Mac OS
18 29 (0.37%) Ubuntu
19 27 (0.35%) Solaris
20 22 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1140 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1050 (13.51%) ITIL
3 1001 (12.88%) Project Management
4 839 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
5 675 (8.68%) CRM
6 494 (6.36%) PRINCE2
7 476 (6.12%) MVC
8 402 (5.17%) OO
9 400 (5.15%) Analytics
10 389 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 386 (4.97%) Time Management
12 383 (4.93%) Scrum
13 375 (4.82%) ETL
14 338 (4.35%) Change Management
15 318 (4.09%) Business Analysis
16 294 (3.78%) TDD
17 292 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 275 (3.54%) E-Commerce
19 274 (3.53%) Migration
20 266 (3.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2449 (31.51%) SQL
2 1240 (15.95%) C#
3 708 (9.11%) JavaScript
4 707 (9.10%) T-SQL
5 451 (5.80%) Java
6 439 (5.65%) PowerShell
7 345 (4.44%) VBA
8 244 (3.14%) VB
9 159 (2.05%) Perl
10 129 (1.66%) C
11 125 (1.61%) C++
12 122 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 119 (1.53%) PL/SQL
14 112 (1.44%) Python
15 99 (1.27%) VBScript
16 79 (1.02%) PHP
17 65 (0.84%) Bash Shell
18 57 (0.73%) Ruby
19 47 (0.60%) Shell Script
20 27 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1418 (18.24%) Degree
2 788 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 422 (5.43%) MCSE
4 273 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 265 (3.41%) MCP
6 250 (3.22%) MCITP
7 213 (2.74%) CCNA
8 203 (2.61%) MCSA
9 185 (2.38%) Security Cleared
10 131 (1.69%) PMI Certification
11 125 (1.61%) SC Cleared
12 115 (1.48%) VCP4
13 107 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
14 95 (1.22%) CCNP
15 93 (1.20%) MCTS
16 86 (1.11%) ISEB
17 83 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 71 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 70 (0.90%) PMP
20 67 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 346 (4.45%) SLA
2 310 (3.99%) QA
3 57 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 49 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 29 (0.37%) COBIT
7 26 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 23 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 20 (0.26%) Basel II
10 12 (0.15%) PMBOK
11 11 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 10 (0.13%) FATCA
13 8 (0.10%) Basel III
13 8 (0.10%) GCP
14 7 (0.090%) CRD IV
15 5 (0.064%) P3O
16 4 (0.051%) EMIR
16 4 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (0.051%) ISO 9000
16 4 (0.051%) GAAP
System Software
1 1856 (23.88%) Active Directory
2 790 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 384 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 292 (3.76%) XenApp
5 202 (2.60%) vSphere
6 139 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 89 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 72 (0.93%) VMware ESX
9 67 (0.86%) XenServer
10 64 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 61 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
12 36 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 36 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
13 33 (0.42%) Xen
14 32 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 25 (0.32%) Terminal Server
16 24 (0.31%) VMware Server
17 21 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
18 20 (0.26%) UAG
19 19 (0.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 314 (4.04%) SCCM
2 146 (1.88%) SCOM
3 71 (0.91%) Nagios
4 68 (0.87%) Backup Exec
4 68 (0.87%) WSUS
5 45 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 44 (0.57%) Puppet
7 36 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (0.40%) Cacti
9 30 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
10 29 (0.37%) Tivoli
11 28 (0.36%) Icinga
12 27 (0.35%) SCVMM
13 25 (0.32%) OpenView
14 23 (0.30%) SCOrch
15 22 (0.28%) SELinux
15 22 (0.28%) NetBackup
16 21 (0.27%) XenMobile
16 21 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 19 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5587 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 1106 (14.23%) VMware
3 710 (9.13%) Citrix
4 686 (8.83%) Oracle
5 653 (8.40%) Cisco
6 329 (4.23%) HP
7 282 (3.63%) SAP
8 222 (2.86%) Apple
9 182 (2.34%) Business Objects
10 174 (2.24%) Dell
11 166 (2.14%) Symantec
12 141 (1.81%) Google
13 140 (1.80%) Bloomberg
14 133 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
14 133 (1.71%) EMC
15 131 (1.69%) Cognos
16 130 (1.67%) NetApp
17 126 (1.62%) Red Hat
17 126 (1.62%) Reuters
18 122 (1.57%) IBM
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Salary is approx 35-38k base + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-55k base + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
OJC Conseil
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £100k+ (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £28k - 33k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CM Resources Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Strong Bonuses
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000 + car allowance and flexible benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000 + car allowance + flexible benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago