The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
London / City of London
Rank 21 21 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 420 587 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.39% 8.27% 9.00%
As % of the Applications category 68.29% 58.41% 59.94%
Number of salaries quoted 388 519 813
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 615 1005 1540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 12.29% 14.16% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 560 880 1322
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing MS Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in the City of London

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in the City of London

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in the City of London

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 613 (75.12%) Microsoft
2 330 (40.44%) Finance
3 282 (34.56%) SQL
4 261 (31.99%) SQL Server
5 236 (28.92%) Windows
6 228 (27.94%) MS Office
7 161 (19.73%) Project Management
8 153 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 144 (17.65%) Degree
10 143 (17.52%) .NET
11 138 (16.91%) MS PowerPoint
12 125 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
13 123 (15.07%) ITIL
14 118 (14.46%) VMware
15 112 (13.73%) Active Directory
15 112 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
16 110 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 110 (13.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 107 (13.11%) Windows Server
18 102 (12.50%) Citrix
19 96 (11.76%) C#
20 91 (11.15%) Data Warehouse
21 90 (11.03%) T-SQL
21 90 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
22 85 (10.42%) Cisco
22 85 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 85 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
23 84 (10.29%) MS Exchange
24 82 (10.05%) Windows 7
25 81 (9.93%) Hyper-V

MS Excel
Top Related 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 84 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 69 (8.46%) SharePoint
3 54 (6.62%) IIS
4 31 (3.80%) Skype for Business
5 28 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 28 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (2.82%) CMS
7 23 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (2.08%) EPiServer
10 14 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (1.23%) Anypoint
11 10 (1.23%) JBoss
12 8 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.61%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.49%) SAS
15 4 (0.49%) WordPress
16 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 228 (27.94%) MS Office
2 138 (16.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 71 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 47 (5.76%) MS Project
5 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.37%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.37%) Stata
7 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.25%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.25%) Vectorworks
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (1.47%) Workday HCM
4 10 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.49%) Infor CRM
6 4 (0.49%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.37%) HFM
8 2 (0.25%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 2 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.25%) Primavera
8 2 (0.25%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 59 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (5.51%) Office 365
3 13 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.35%) SaaS
5 5 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.37%) GitHub
7 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.25%) Force.com
7 2 (0.25%) G Suite
7 2 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.12%) Heroku
8 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.12%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.21%) Firewall
2 47 (5.76%) DNS
3 46 (5.64%) TCP/IP
4 44 (5.39%) WAN
5 42 (5.15%) SAN
6 41 (5.02%) LAN
7 40 (4.90%) DHCP
8 28 (3.43%) Internet
9 26 (3.19%) Intranet
10 24 (2.94%) SNMP
11 23 (2.82%) SMTP
12 21 (2.57%) Telnet
12 21 (2.57%) VPN
13 20 (2.45%) VoIP
14 11 (1.35%) Wireless
15 9 (1.10%) Skype
16 8 (0.98%) NAS
17 7 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
18 6 (0.74%) BGP
18 6 (0.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (31.99%) SQL Server
2 110 (13.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 110 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 91 (11.15%) Data Warehouse
4 85 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (5.51%) Relational Database
6 44 (5.39%) Power BI
7 39 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (3.43%) Big Data
10 24 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (2.70%) MS Access
13 20 (2.45%) MySQL
13 20 (2.45%) QlikView
14 17 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.35%) RDBMS
16 10 (1.23%) DTS
16 10 (1.23%) EDRMS
16 10 (1.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (3.68%) Visual Studio
2 28 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (3.19%) JIRA
4 11 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.98%) Selenium
7 4 (0.49%) NUnit
8 3 (0.37%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.37%) MSTest
8 3 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.25%) FrontPage
9 2 (0.25%) Moq
9 2 (0.25%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.25%) Subversion
9 2 (0.25%) Toad
9 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 330 (40.44%) Finance
2 71 (8.70%) Banking
3 66 (8.09%) Legal
4 56 (6.86%) Law
5 32 (3.92%) Advertising
6 30 (3.68%) Retail
7 26 (3.19%) Marketing
8 22 (2.70%) Front Office
9 19 (2.33%) Back Office
10 14 (1.72%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.35%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.61%) Billing
14 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.49%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.37%) Military
15 3 (0.37%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.37%) Publishing
15 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 226 (27.70%) Analyst
2 125 (15.32%) Developer
3 54 (6.62%) Consultant
4 49 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 45 (5.51%) Support Analyst
6 44 (5.39%) C# Developer
6 44 (5.39%) Support Engineer
7 43 (5.27%) Architect
8 41 (5.02%) .NET Developer
9 40 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 39 (4.78%) Service Analyst
11 38 (4.66%) Business Analyst
12 37 (4.53%) Applications Support
13 31 (3.80%) IT Support
14 30 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
15 29 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 29 (3.55%) SQL Developer
16 28 (3.43%) Desktop Support
16 28 (3.43%) IT Analyst
17 27 (3.31%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (17.52%) .NET
2 45 (5.51%) XML
3 44 (5.39%) HTML
4 43 (5.27%) .NET Framework
5 41 (5.02%) ASP.NET
5 41 (5.02%) jQuery
6 36 (4.41%) Web Services
7 28 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (3.31%) CSS
9 25 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 24 (2.94%) HTML5
10 24 (2.94%) SOAP
11 22 (2.70%) REST
12 19 (2.33%) AngularJS
13 18 (2.21%) Ajax
14 17 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 16 (1.96%) XSLT
16 15 (1.84%) MDX
17 14 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 153 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (9.31%) Management Information System
3 38 (4.66%) Blackberry
4 34 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.04%) Data Centre
6 26 (3.19%) Public Cloud
7 23 (2.82%) Fintech
8 22 (2.70%) Driving Licence
9 17 (2.08%) PMI
10 15 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.72%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.23%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.23%) User Experience
14 8 (0.98%) SWIFT
15 7 (0.86%) Clustering
15 7 (0.86%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.86%) iPhone
16 6 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 236 (28.92%) Windows
2 107 (13.11%) Windows Server
3 82 (10.05%) Windows 7
4 65 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (6.13%) Windows 10
7 37 (4.53%) Linux
8 35 (4.29%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.47%) Unix
10 8 (0.98%) Android
10 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.74%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.61%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.61%) CentOS
12 5 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (19.73%) Project Management
2 125 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (15.07%) ITIL
4 112 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 76 (9.31%) PRINCE2
6 75 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (8.09%) CRM
8 64 (7.84%) ETL
8 64 (7.84%) Service Delivery
9 52 (6.37%) Change Management
10 50 (6.13%) Business Analysis
11 49 (6.00%) Data Management
12 47 (5.76%) SDLC
13 46 (5.64%) Mentoring
14 42 (5.15%) MVC
15 38 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 38 (4.66%) Data Analysis
16 37 (4.53%) Time Management
17 35 (4.29%) Presales
18 33 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 282 (34.56%) SQL
2 96 (11.76%) C#
3 90 (11.03%) T-SQL
4 69 (8.46%) JavaScript
5 42 (5.15%) Java
6 31 (3.80%) PowerShell
7 25 (3.06%) VBA
8 16 (1.96%) Python
9 15 (1.84%) C
9 15 (1.84%) XPath
10 10 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 9 (1.10%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.98%) PHP
12 8 (0.98%) VB
13 7 (0.86%) R
14 6 (0.74%) Perl
15 5 (0.61%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.49%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.49%) Ruby
17 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 144 (17.65%) Degree
2 90 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (5.27%) MCSE
4 33 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (3.68%) MCSA
6 27 (3.31%) CCNA
7 26 (3.19%) PMI Certification
8 23 (2.82%) MCP
9 18 (2.21%) PMP
10 16 (1.96%) CISA
10 16 (1.96%) ISEB
11 14 (1.72%) PCI QSA
12 13 (1.59%) IIBA
13 11 (1.35%) CCNP
13 11 (1.35%) MCITP
14 10 (1.23%) MCTS
15 8 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.74%) ISTQB
17 5 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.39%) PMO
2 39 (4.78%) QA
3 33 (4.04%) SLA
4 23 (2.82%) Data Quality
5 16 (1.96%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.49%) COBIT
6 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.37%) MiFID
7 3 (0.37%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.25%) P3O
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
System Software
1 112 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 85 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (9.93%) Hyper-V
4 42 (5.15%) XenApp
5 12 (1.47%) vSphere
6 11 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.37%) Docker
10 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.12%) Firmware
11 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.12%) Xen
11 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (2.70%) SCCM
2 13 (1.59%) Puppet
2 13 (1.59%) SCOM
3 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.37%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.25%) Control-M
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.25%) Nagios
5 2 (0.25%) Opsview
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.12%) Packer
6 1 (0.12%) PaperCut
6 1 (0.12%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 613 (75.12%) Microsoft
2 118 (14.46%) VMware
3 102 (12.50%) Citrix
4 85 (10.42%) Cisco
5 65 (7.97%) Oracle
6 40 (4.90%) NetApp
7 37 (4.53%) HP
8 33 (4.04%) Apple
9 26 (3.19%) Tableau
10 23 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (2.45%) Dell
12 14 (1.72%) Bloomberg
13 13 (1.59%) SAP
13 13 (1.59%) Sun
14 12 (1.47%) Workday
15 11 (1.35%) EMC
15 11 (1.35%) iManage
15 11 (1.35%) Peoplefluent
16 10 (1.23%) IBM
16 10 (1.23%) webMethods
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days + Laptop + Phone
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + Pro rata 6 month fixed term
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £401 - £60000 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £59000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus package and on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago