Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 58 70
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 463 472 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.23% 4.65% 4.24%
As % of the Applications category 41.64% 45.47% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 416 436 496
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,764 £28,500
90th Percentile £78,625 £82,500 £70,000
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -5.00%

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 1,112 1,038 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.17% 10.22% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 995 961 1,253
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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
London Bridge +3 5 £56,250 +81.45%
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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.

1 252 (54.43%) Finance
2 233 (50.32%) Microsoft
3 181 (39.09%) SQL
4 158 (34.13%) Microsoft Office
5 155 (33.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 135 (29.16%) SQL Server
7 111 (23.97%) VBA
8 107 (23.11%) Analytical Skills
9 96 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
10 93 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
11 84 (18.14%) Degree
12 81 (17.49%) T-SQL
13 78 (16.85%) Project Management
14 72 (15.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 69 (14.90%) MS Visio
16 67 (14.47%) Management Information System
17 61 (13.17%) Windows
18 60 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 57 (12.31%) Data Analysis
20 55 (11.88%) Data Warehouse
21 54 (11.66%) C#
22 49 (10.58%) ETL
23 48 (10.37%) Data Quality
24 47 (10.15%) Business Analysis
25 45 (9.72%) Data Management
25 45 (9.72%) Mathematics
25 45 (9.72%) Power BI
26 44 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
27 42 (9.07%) Microsoft Project
27 42 (9.07%) SharePoint

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 42 (9.07%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.54%) Skype for Business
3 17 (3.67%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.46%) SAS
5 10 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.73%) IBM Notes
7 7 (1.51%) IIS
8 5 (1.08%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.08%) Confluence
8 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.43%) Apache
10 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.43%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 158 (34.13%) Microsoft Office
2 155 (33.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 69 (14.90%) MS Visio
4 42 (9.07%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (2.16%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (2.16%) Camtasia
7 5 (1.08%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.43%) InDesign
9 2 (0.43%) SPSS
10 1 (0.22%) EViews
10 1 (0.22%) Maya
Business Applications
1 12 (2.59%) Carpe Diem
2 6 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (1.30%) Sage X3
3 4 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.86%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.43%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.22%) BondVision
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.70%) Office 365
2 22 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.81%) Slack
4 6 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (0.86%) SaaS
6 4 (0.86%) Trello
7 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.65%) Dropbox
8 2 (0.43%) GitHub
8 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.54%) Skype
2 14 (3.02%) WebEx
3 13 (2.81%) Firewall
3 13 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.59%) DNS
4 12 (2.59%) Wireless
5 10 (2.16%) VPN
6 8 (1.73%) LAN
6 8 (1.73%) WAN
7 7 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (1.51%) FTP
7 7 (1.51%) Intranet
7 7 (1.51%) SSL
8 5 (1.08%) 4G
8 5 (1.08%) Internet
9 4 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.65%) SMS
11 2 (0.43%) VoIP
12 1 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (29.16%) SQL Server
2 72 (15.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (11.88%) Data Warehouse
5 45 (9.72%) Power BI
6 41 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (6.26%) BusinessObjects
8 19 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (3.89%) Relational Database
10 15 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (3.02%) PowerPivot
12 12 (2.59%) Big Data
13 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.94%) MS Access
15 7 (1.51%) SAS EBI
16 6 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Power View
17 5 (1.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (7.13%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.75%) JIRA
3 17 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.59%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (1.94%) Subversion
6 8 (1.73%) NUnit
7 5 (1.08%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.86%) Maven
9 3 (0.65%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.43%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.22%) Selenium
11 1 (0.22%) TestRail
11 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 252 (54.43%) Finance
2 35 (7.56%) Law
3 27 (5.83%) Banking
4 25 (5.40%) Advertising
4 25 (5.40%) Front Office
5 22 (4.75%) Legal
5 22 (4.75%) Retail
6 18 (3.89%) Back Office
7 10 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.51%) Marketing
8 7 (1.51%) Publishing
9 5 (1.08%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Billing
11 2 (0.43%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Military
11 2 (0.43%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 241 (52.05%) Analyst
2 96 (20.73%) Developer
3 48 (10.37%) Data Analyst
4 46 (9.94%) Business Analyst
5 37 (7.99%) Support Analyst
6 34 (7.34%) SQL Developer
7 30 (6.48%) Systems Analyst
8 25 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 24 (5.18%) Analyst Developer
9 24 (5.18%) SQL Analyst
10 19 (4.10%) Applications Support
10 19 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 17 (3.67%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.46%) Report Analyst
13 15 (3.24%) .NET Developer
13 15 (3.24%) Business Systems Analyst
13 15 (3.24%) Desktop Support
13 15 (3.24%) Developer Analyst
13 15 (3.24%) Excel Analyst
13 15 (3.24%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.64%) .NET
2 21 (4.54%) XML
3 14 (3.02%) .NET Framework
4 13 (2.81%) WCF
5 12 (2.59%) WPF
6 11 (2.38%) HTML
7 10 (2.16%) CSS
7 10 (2.16%) Web Services
8 9 (1.94%) WinForms
9 8 (1.73%) Entity Framework
9 8 (1.73%) MDX
9 8 (1.73%) REST
10 7 (1.51%) React
11 6 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (1.08%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.08%) jQuery
12 5 (1.08%) JSON
12 5 (1.08%) Node.js
13 4 (0.86%) Ajax
13 4 (0.86%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 107 (23.11%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (14.47%) Management Information System
3 40 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.62%) Data Structures
4 26 (5.62%) Equities
5 24 (5.18%) Reinsurance
6 21 (4.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (4.10%) Derivative
8 18 (3.89%) Fintech
8 18 (3.89%) Fixed Income
9 10 (2.16%) Analytical Mindset
9 10 (2.16%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.16%) e-Learning
9 10 (2.16%) Learning Management System
9 10 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.73%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.51%) Wiki
13 6 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 61 (13.17%) Windows
2 32 (6.91%) Windows 10
3 27 (5.83%) Windows 7
4 18 (3.89%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.46%) Linux
6 15 (3.24%) Android
7 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.08%) HPUX
8 5 (1.08%) Unix
9 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (16.85%) Project Management
4 57 (12.31%) Data Analysis
5 49 (10.58%) ETL
6 47 (10.15%) Business Analysis
7 45 (9.72%) Data Management
7 45 (9.72%) Mathematics
8 44 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
9 42 (9.07%) Waterfall
10 32 (6.91%) ITIL
11 31 (6.70%) Analytics
11 31 (6.70%) Change Management
11 31 (6.70%) Scrum
12 30 (6.48%) Workflow
13 29 (6.26%) PRINCE2
14 28 (6.05%) Asset Management
15 27 (5.83%) Data Modelling
15 27 (5.83%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 181 (39.09%) SQL
2 111 (23.97%) VBA
3 81 (17.49%) T-SQL
4 54 (11.66%) C#
5 28 (6.05%) Java
6 26 (5.62%) VB
7 25 (5.40%) PowerShell
8 22 (4.75%) JavaScript
9 11 (2.38%) Python
10 9 (1.94%) C++
10 9 (1.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 9 (1.94%) Ruby
10 9 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.73%) MATLAB
12 7 (1.51%) C
13 6 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.08%) R
14 5 (1.08%) VBScript
15 3 (0.65%) Java 8
15 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (18.14%) Degree
2 14 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.73%) A+ Certification
3 8 (1.73%) ISEB
3 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.30%) ACCA
5 5 (1.08%) CBAP
5 5 (1.08%) MCSA
5 5 (1.08%) PMP
6 4 (0.86%) CIMA
6 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.86%) MCP
7 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.65%) MOS
7 3 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.43%) AAT
8 2 (0.43%) CFA
8 2 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.37%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.89%) GDPR
3 17 (3.67%) PMO
4 15 (3.24%) SLA
5 14 (3.02%) QA
6 8 (1.73%) Solvency II
7 7 (1.51%) MiFID
8 4 (0.86%) COBIT
8 4 (0.86%) EMIR
8 4 (0.86%) FATCA
9 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 27 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.86%) Docker
4 3 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.16%) SCCM
2 5 (1.08%) WSUS
3 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.43%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.22%) DameWare
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 233 (50.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.99%) Tableau
3 24 (5.18%) Adobe
4 22 (4.75%) Cisco
4 22 (4.75%) Cognos
5 17 (3.67%) Oracle
6 16 (3.46%) iManage
6 16 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.81%) MicroStrategy
7 13 (2.81%) SAP
7 13 (2.81%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.38%) Apple
8 11 (2.38%) Equitrac
9 10 (2.16%) Aderant
9 10 (2.16%) Capita
9 10 (2.16%) Citrix
9 10 (2.16%) LexisNexis
10 9 (1.94%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.94%) VMware
11 8 (1.73%) SmartStream