Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 103 72
Rank change year-on-year +11 -31 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 276 311 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.21% 3.02% 4.22%
As % of the Applications category 36.51% 36.04% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 254 287 415
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £25,988 £29,600 £31,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -10.00%

Microsoft Excel is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 756 863 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.80% 8.37% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 664 768 881
Median annual salary £49,500 £45,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.20% -3.68% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,375 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.17%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the City of London.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the City of London region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 161 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 118 (42.75%) Finance
3 91 (32.97%) Microsoft Office
3 91 (32.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 82 (29.71%) SQL
5 57 (20.65%) Windows
6 48 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (17.03%) Office 365
8 45 (16.30%) SQL Server
8 45 (16.30%) MS Visio
9 43 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (14.49%) Degree
11 37 (13.41%) VBA
11 37 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (13.41%) Banking
12 36 (13.04%) Power Platform
13 35 (12.68%) Power BI
14 34 (12.32%) Active Directory
15 33 (11.96%) Project Management
15 33 (11.96%) Analytics
16 32 (11.59%) Open Source
17 31 (11.23%) Business Development
17 31 (11.23%) C++
18 30 (10.87%) Qt
18 30 (10.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 28 (10.14%) CRM
19 28 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
20 26 (9.42%) Azure
21 25 (9.06%) Data Analysis
22 24 (8.70%) ITIL

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.35%) Confluence
2 7 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.17%) CMS
3 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 91 (32.97%) Microsoft Office
1 91 (32.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 45 (16.30%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (2.90%) AutoCAD
5 7 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.09%) Gliffy
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.36%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.36%) Snagit
7 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.72%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.72%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.72%) RiskWrite
4 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 47 (17.03%) Office 365
2 36 (13.04%) Power Platform
3 26 (9.42%) Azure
4 11 (3.99%) AWS
5 6 (2.17%) BrowserStack
6 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.09%) GCP
7 3 (1.09%) IaaS
7 3 (1.09%) PaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.72%) SaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.97%) Firewall
1 22 (7.97%) TCP/IP
2 18 (6.52%) Wireless
3 17 (6.16%) VoIP
4 15 (5.43%) BGP
4 15 (5.43%) Ethernet
4 15 (5.43%) MPLS
4 15 (5.43%) Network Security
4 15 (5.43%) OSPF
4 15 (5.43%) VLAN
5 14 (5.07%) GPON
5 14 (5.07%) Internet
5 14 (5.07%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 14 (5.07%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (4.35%) DNS
7 5 (1.81%) VPN
8 3 (1.09%) DHCP
8 3 (1.09%) LAN
8 3 (1.09%) SSH
8 3 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.68%) Power BI
3 21 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.54%) PowerPivot
7 6 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.81%) Big Data
8 5 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.81%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (1.81%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.09%) QlikView
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.09%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 22 (7.97%) JIRA
2 14 (5.07%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.54%) Subversion
4 6 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.81%) GCC
6 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.09%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
General
1 118 (42.75%) Finance
2 37 (13.41%) Banking
3 18 (6.52%) Marketing
4 13 (4.71%) Law
5 12 (4.35%) Front Office
6 10 (3.62%) Legal
7 7 (2.54%) Retail
8 5 (1.81%) Advertising
9 4 (1.45%) Back Office
9 4 (1.45%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.09%) Billing
10 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 114 (41.30%) Analyst
2 47 (17.03%) Developer
3 45 (16.30%) Support Analyst
4 31 (11.23%) IT Analyst
4 31 (11.23%) IT Support
5 30 (10.87%) C++ Developer
6 29 (10.51%) IT Support Analyst
7 22 (7.97%) Service Analyst
8 17 (6.16%) Project Manager
9 16 (5.80%) Data Analyst
9 16 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (5.43%) Active Directory Analyst
10 15 (5.43%) Active Directory Support
10 15 (5.43%) Active Directory Support Analyst
10 15 (5.43%) Network Engineer
11 14 (5.07%) Service Desk Support
11 14 (5.07%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 13 (4.71%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 11 (3.99%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 30 (10.87%) Qt
2 14 (5.07%) .NET
3 9 (3.26%) HTML
4 8 (2.90%) CSS
5 5 (1.81%) MDX
6 4 (1.45%) SailPoint
6 4 (1.45%) XML
7 3 (1.09%) OAuth
7 3 (1.09%) REST
7 3 (1.09%) SOAP
8 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.72%) Web Services
9 1 (0.36%) cXML
9 1 (0.36%) Middleware
9 1 (0.36%) WinForms
9 1 (0.36%) XBRL
9 1 (0.36%) XSD
9 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.62%) Derivative
3 10 (3.62%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (3.26%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.54%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (2.54%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.81%) iPhone
8 4 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.09%) Handset
9 3 (1.09%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.72%) CCTV
10 2 (0.72%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.65%) Windows
2 24 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 22 (7.97%) Windows 10
4 21 (7.61%) Windows 7
5 18 (6.52%) Linux
6 17 (6.16%) Android
7 13 (4.71%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.90%) Unix
9 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (11.96%) Analytics
3 33 (11.96%) Project Management
4 32 (11.59%) Open Source
5 31 (11.23%) Business Development
6 28 (10.14%) CRM
6 28 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (9.06%) Data Analysis
8 24 (8.70%) ITIL
9 21 (7.61%) Fintech
10 20 (7.25%) Visualisation
11 18 (6.52%) Data Modelling
12 17 (6.16%) PRINCE2
13 16 (5.80%) Scrum
13 16 (5.80%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.43%) Data Management
14 15 (5.43%) ITIL V3
14 15 (5.43%) Line Management
15 14 (5.07%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.71%) SQL
2 37 (13.41%) VBA
3 31 (11.23%) C++
4 20 (7.25%) C#
5 18 (6.52%) Python
6 15 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.26%) R
8 8 (2.90%) VB
9 7 (2.54%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.17%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.17%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.81%) VBScript
12 3 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.09%) Java
13 2 (0.72%) VB6
14 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (14.49%) Degree
2 24 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.25%) MCSA
4 15 (5.43%) CCNP
4 15 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (5.07%) CCDA
5 14 (5.07%) CCDP
5 14 (5.07%) JNCIA
6 7 (2.54%) MCP
7 6 (2.17%) CISM
7 6 (2.17%) CISSP
8 5 (1.81%) CISA
8 5 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.81%) CRISC
9 4 (1.45%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.09%) MCSE
10 3 (1.09%) PMP
11 2 (0.72%) HND
11 2 (0.72%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.97%) SLA
2 18 (6.52%) Data Quality
3 9 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.81%) NIST
5 3 (1.09%) GDPR
5 3 (1.09%) QA
5 3 (1.09%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.72%) Basel III
6 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.72%) MiFID
6 2 (0.72%) PMO
7 1 (0.36%) COBIT
7 1 (0.36%) EMIR
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (12.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.09%) Xen
6 1 (0.36%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 6 (2.17%) SCCM
2 3 (1.09%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.36%) QRadar
Vendors
1 161 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.61%) Cisco
3 19 (6.88%) Tableau
4 18 (6.52%) Oracle
5 15 (5.43%) Juniper
6 14 (5.07%) HP
6 14 (5.07%) Huawei
6 14 (5.07%) ShoreTel
7 11 (3.99%) Apple
8 10 (3.62%) Bloomberg
8 10 (3.62%) Reuters
9 8 (2.90%) Autodesk
9 8 (2.90%) VMware
10 7 (2.54%) Citrix
11 6 (2.17%) Avaya
11 6 (2.17%) Nortel
11 6 (2.17%) Perforce
11 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.81%) iManage
12 5 (1.81%) ServiceNow