Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 66 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 459 444 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.31% 4.35% 4.47%
As % of the Applications category 45.22% 47.03% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 414 398 545
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +8.25% -3.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,100 £27,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £66,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +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 1,015 944 1,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.54% 9.25% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 917 851 1,302
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +5.56% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +7 6 £47,500 +53.23%
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 244 (53.16%) Finance
2 241 (52.51%) Microsoft
3 171 (37.25%) SQL
4 147 (32.03%) Microsoft Office
4 147 (32.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 128 (27.89%) SQL Server
6 113 (24.62%) VBA
7 111 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
8 105 (22.88%) Degree
9 96 (20.92%) Business Intelligence
10 79 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
11 73 (15.90%) MS Visio
12 72 (15.69%) Data Analysis
13 66 (14.38%) Power BI
14 65 (14.16%) Project Management
15 63 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 63 (13.73%) Data Management
16 62 (13.51%) Windows
17 61 (13.29%) Data Quality
18 53 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
18 53 (11.55%) T-SQL
18 53 (11.55%) C#
19 50 (10.89%) Management Information System
20 47 (10.24%) Computer Science
20 47 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
21 45 (9.80%) Business Analysis
21 45 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 44 (9.59%) VB
23 43 (9.37%) .NET
24 42 (9.15%) Mathematics

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 24 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.14%) Skype for Business
4 14 (3.05%) SAS
5 8 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.31%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.09%) Confluence
9 4 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.87%) WordPress
10 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.44%) Apache
11 2 (0.44%) CMS
11 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.22%) IIS
12 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 147 (32.03%) Microsoft Office
1 147 (32.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 73 (15.90%) MS Visio
3 32 (6.97%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (6.54%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (3.05%) Acrobat
6 10 (2.18%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (2.18%) Camtasia
7 4 (0.87%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.44%) InDesign
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.22%) EViews
9 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.61%) Carpe Diem
2 8 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (1.31%) Sage X3
4 4 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.65%) iTrent
6 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.22%) Beauchamp
7 1 (0.22%) BondVision
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.22%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.88%) Office 365
2 18 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.61%) Slack
4 9 (1.96%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 6 (1.31%) AdWords
6 4 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.87%) Trello
7 3 (0.65%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.65%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.44%) GitHub
8 2 (0.44%) SaaS
8 2 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.22%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.79%) Wireless
2 19 (4.14%) Skype
3 14 (3.05%) Firewall
4 12 (2.61%) WebEx
5 11 (2.40%) VPN
6 9 (1.96%) DNS
6 9 (1.96%) SSL
6 9 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.74%) 4G
8 6 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (1.31%) FTP
8 6 (1.31%) Intranet
8 6 (1.31%) LAN
8 6 (1.31%) SMS
8 6 (1.31%) WAN
9 5 (1.09%) Internet
10 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.65%) IPsec
10 3 (0.65%) SAN
10 3 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (27.89%) SQL Server
2 66 (14.38%) Power BI
3 63 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (5.23%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (3.27%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.05%) MS Access
10 12 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (2.61%) PowerPivot
10 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.18%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.74%) Oracle Discoverer
13 7 (1.53%) Big Data
13 7 (1.53%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 6 (1.31%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (6.10%) JIRA
2 27 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.05%) NUnit
4 9 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.09%) Subversion
6 4 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.87%) RStudio
7 3 (0.65%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.65%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.44%) Maven
8 2 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.44%) Selenium
9 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 244 (53.16%) Finance
2 33 (7.19%) Front Office
3 30 (6.54%) Law
4 28 (6.10%) Advertising
4 28 (6.10%) Banking
5 22 (4.79%) Legal
6 16 (3.49%) Retail
7 14 (3.05%) Marketing
8 13 (2.83%) Publishing
9 11 (2.40%) Back Office
9 11 (2.40%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.44%) Billing
12 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.44%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.22%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 239 (52.07%) Analyst
2 74 (16.12%) Developer
3 71 (15.47%) Data Analyst
4 40 (8.71%) Business Analyst
5 36 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 32 (6.97%) Systems Analyst
7 24 (5.23%) Data Quality Analyst
8 21 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 21 (4.58%) Trainer
9 20 (4.36%) Quality Analyst
10 19 (4.14%) .NET Developer
10 19 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 19 (4.14%) SQL Analyst
11 18 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
11 18 (3.92%) C# Developer
12 17 (3.70%) Excel Analyst
12 17 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
13 15 (3.27%) Insurance Systems Analyst
14 14 (3.05%) Consultant
14 14 (3.05%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.37%) .NET
2 22 (4.79%) HTML
2 22 (4.79%) WCF
3 19 (4.14%) .NET Framework
3 19 (4.14%) CSS
4 17 (3.70%) WPF
5 15 (3.27%) WinForms
6 12 (2.61%) HTML5
7 11 (2.40%) Entity Framework
8 9 (1.96%) XML
9 8 (1.74%) REST
9 8 (1.74%) Web Services
10 7 (1.53%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.53%) CSS3
10 7 (1.53%) jQuery
10 7 (1.53%) JSON
11 5 (1.09%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.09%) RESTful
11 5 (1.09%) Task Parallel Library
11 5 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 111 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (10.89%) Management Information System
3 47 (10.24%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.23%) Data Structures
4 24 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (4.79%) Blackberry
6 19 (4.14%) Reinsurance
7 16 (3.49%) Equities
8 13 (2.83%) Derivative
8 13 (2.83%) Fixed Income
8 13 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (2.83%) iPhone
9 10 (2.18%) e-Learning
9 10 (2.18%) Learning Management System
10 9 (1.96%) User Experience
10 9 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.09%) Fintech
12 5 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.51%) Windows
2 41 (8.93%) Windows 10
3 28 (6.10%) Windows 7
4 23 (5.01%) Android
5 14 (3.05%) Linux
6 10 (2.18%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.09%) HPUX
8 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.44%) Unix
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.92%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (15.69%) Data Analysis
4 65 (14.16%) Project Management
5 63 (13.73%) Data Management
6 53 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 45 (9.80%) Business Analysis
9 42 (9.15%) Mathematics
10 41 (8.93%) Analytics
11 36 (7.84%) Line Management
11 36 (7.84%) PRINCE2
12 33 (7.19%) Time Management
12 33 (7.19%) Use Case
13 29 (6.32%) Asset Management
13 29 (6.32%) Data Modelling
13 29 (6.32%) ITIL
13 29 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (6.10%) Waterfall
15 26 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 171 (37.25%) SQL
2 113 (24.62%) VBA
3 53 (11.55%) C#
3 53 (11.55%) T-SQL
4 44 (9.59%) VB
5 28 (6.10%) JavaScript
6 20 (4.36%) Java
7 18 (3.92%) Python
8 13 (2.83%) MATLAB
9 11 (2.40%) C++
9 11 (2.40%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.53%) R
12 6 (1.31%) C
12 6 (1.31%) VBScript
13 5 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (1.09%) Ruby
14 4 (0.87%) Java 8
15 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 105 (22.88%) Degree
2 24 (5.23%) ISEB
3 19 (4.14%) ACCA
4 18 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.27%) CIMA
6 10 (2.18%) A+ Certification
6 10 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.18%) PMP
7 6 (1.31%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.09%) CBAP
8 5 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.09%) MCSA
9 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.87%) MCP
9 4 (0.87%) MCSE
10 3 (0.65%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.44%) AAT
11 2 (0.44%) CCENT
11 2 (0.44%) MOS
11 2 (0.44%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.29%) Data Quality
2 33 (7.19%) QA
3 19 (4.14%) PMO
4 18 (3.92%) Solvency II
5 14 (3.05%) GDPR
5 14 (3.05%) SLA
6 3 (0.65%) MiFID
7 2 (0.44%) GAAP
7 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.44%) SEPA
8 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.22%) EMIR
8 1 (0.22%) FATCA
System Software
1 23 (5.01%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.09%) Docker
4 3 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.83%) SCCM
2 6 (1.31%) WSUS
3 3 (0.65%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.22%) DameWare
Vendors
1 241 (52.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.06%) Tableau
3 33 (7.19%) Adobe
3 33 (7.19%) Cisco
4 28 (6.10%) Oracle
5 25 (5.45%) iManage
6 20 (4.36%) Cognos
7 13 (2.83%) Intapp
7 13 (2.83%) SAP
7 13 (2.83%) VMware
8 12 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.61%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.40%) Citrix
9 11 (2.40%) Telerik
10 10 (2.18%) Aderant
10 10 (2.18%) Apple
10 10 (2.18%) Equitrac
10 10 (2.18%) LexisNexis
11 9 (1.96%) Capita
11 9 (1.96%) Google