The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 80 77
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2621 3028 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.17% 3.32% 3.53%
As % of the Applications category 36.14% 36.00% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 2469 2831
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,325 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.53% -  

Microsoft 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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7253 8412 10493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.76% 9.23% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5718 6946 8315
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -2.94%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in England

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in England

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in England

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 1218 £50,000 +11.11% 157
South East -16 491 £33,000 -1.49% 83
West Midlands 0 190 £35,000 +1.44% 16
East of England -31 177 £35,000 +7.69% 33
North West -36 171 £31,500 -3.07% 35
South West -2 165 £31,000 -4.61% 29
Yorkshire -6 131 £32,000 +16.36% 28
East Midlands +7 73 £34,000 +4.61% 6
North East +8 12 £32,000 -20.00% 4
South Coast - 2 - -
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 2320 (43.63%) Microsoft
2 2168 (40.77%) SQL
3 1919 (36.09%) Finance
4 1655 (31.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1514 (28.47%) Microsoft Office
6 1337 (25.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1193 (22.44%) SQL Server
8 1121 (21.08%) Degree
9 980 (18.43%) Business Intelligence
10 930 (17.49%) VBA
11 830 (15.61%) Analytics
12 757 (14.24%) Project Management
13 651 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 644 (12.11%) Marketing
15 637 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
16 561 (10.55%) C#
17 560 (10.53%) MS Visio
18 555 (10.44%) Windows
19 508 (9.55%) Data Analysis
20 502 (9.44%) .NET
21 477 (8.97%) Banking
22 458 (8.61%) Tableau
23 457 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
24 454 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 451 (8.48%) CRM
26 444 (8.35%) Oracle
27 442 (8.31%) ITIL
28 438 (8.24%) T-SQL
29 429 (8.07%) Management Information System
30 406 (7.64%) Microsoft Project

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 392 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 246 (4.63%) SAS
3 93 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 51 (0.96%) IIS
5 50 (0.94%) CMS
6 48 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 42 (0.79%) Skype for Business
8 35 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
9 31 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 29 (0.55%) Confluence
11 28 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (0.41%) MS Project Server
14 19 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 16 (0.30%) IBM Notes
15 16 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.24%) Documentum
16 13 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
17 11 (0.21%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1655 (31.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1514 (28.47%) Microsoft Office
3 560 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 406 (7.64%) Microsoft Project
5 189 (3.55%) Spreadsheet
6 98 (1.84%) SPSS
7 30 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 22 (0.41%) Camtasia
9 16 (0.30%) Snagit
10 12 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (0.21%) Acrobat
11 11 (0.21%) InDesign
12 9 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.15%) AutoCAD
14 7 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
15 6 (0.11%) Open Workbench
16 5 (0.094%) Adobe Captivate
16 5 (0.094%) FrameMaker
16 5 (0.094%) RoboHelp
16 5 (0.094%) Stata
Business Applications
1 81 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 41 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 30 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 25 (0.47%) SAP BPC
6 21 (0.39%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 20 (0.38%) Workday HCM
8 19 (0.36%) FastStats
9 15 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
9 15 (0.28%) Endur
10 14 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
10 14 (0.26%) Primavera
10 14 (0.26%) Visualfiles
10 14 (0.26%) WebTrends
11 13 (0.24%) SAP FI
12 11 (0.21%) Actimize
13 10 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 10 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 8 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
14 8 (0.15%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 125 (2.35%) Google Analytics
2 95 (1.79%) Office 365
3 91 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (1.22%) SaaS
5 57 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
6 56 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
7 39 (0.73%) GitHub
8 28 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.32%) AdWords
11 13 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
12 9 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.15%) iTunes
14 6 (0.11%) PaaS
15 5 (0.094%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.094%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.094%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (0.094%) G Suite
15 5 (0.094%) Yammer
16 4 (0.075%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 111 (2.09%) Internet
2 80 (1.50%) Firewall
3 78 (1.47%) VPN
4 62 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 58 (1.09%) DNS
6 54 (1.02%) DHCP
7 51 (0.96%) Network Security
8 50 (0.94%) Intranet
9 47 (0.88%) Wireless
10 45 (0.85%) LAN
11 44 (0.83%) WAN
12 35 (0.66%) Skype
13 30 (0.56%) VoIP
14 21 (0.39%) VLAN
15 17 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (0.30%) SMS
17 15 (0.28%) BGP
18 14 (0.26%) OSPF
19 13 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
20 12 (0.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1193 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 651 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 454 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 367 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 316 (5.94%) MS Access
6 299 (5.62%) Power BI
7 261 (4.91%) BusinessObjects
8 242 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 226 (4.25%) QlikView
10 160 (3.01%) Relational Database
11 144 (2.71%) Big Data
12 141 (2.65%) MySQL
13 140 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 128 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 114 (2.14%) Data Mining
16 92 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
17 69 (1.30%) Hadoop
18 60 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
19 58 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
20 51 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 200 (3.76%) JIRA
2 157 (2.95%) Visual Studio
3 89 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 71 (1.34%) Selenium
5 52 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 50 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 35 (0.66%) HP UFT
8 34 (0.64%) Subversion
9 28 (0.53%) Git (software)
9 28 (0.53%) NUnit
10 25 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 24 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 20 (0.38%) T4 Templates
12 20 (0.38%) WiX
13 14 (0.26%) ProC
14 13 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
14 13 (0.24%) Jenkins
14 13 (0.24%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.21%) LoadRunner
15 11 (0.21%) LSMW
General
1 1919 (36.09%) Finance
2 644 (12.11%) Marketing
3 477 (8.97%) Banking
4 380 (7.15%) Retail
5 229 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 216 (4.06%) Legal
7 194 (3.65%) Investment Banking
8 185 (3.48%) Front Office
9 155 (2.92%) Manufacturing
10 133 (2.50%) Advertising
11 121 (2.28%) Law
12 98 (1.84%) Financial Institution
13 96 (1.81%) Back Office
14 91 (1.71%) Retail Banking
15 72 (1.35%) Games
16 63 (1.18%) Publishing
17 55 (1.03%) Electronics
18 48 (0.90%) German Language
19 43 (0.81%) French Language
20 38 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2194 (41.26%) Analyst
2 770 (14.48%) Developer
3 472 (8.88%) Data Analyst
4 299 (5.62%) SQL Analyst
5 290 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 253 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 251 (4.72%) Consultant
8 232 (4.36%) SQL Developer
9 224 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 209 (3.93%) Project Manager
11 208 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
12 198 (3.72%) Junior
13 183 (3.44%) Excel Analyst
14 179 (3.37%) C# Developer
15 163 (3.07%) .NET Developer
16 149 (2.80%) Administrator
17 142 (2.67%) Applications Support
18 139 (2.61%) Service Analyst
19 137 (2.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
20 128 (2.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (9.44%) .NET
2 266 (5.00%) HTML
3 259 (4.87%) XML
4 176 (3.31%) CSS
5 172 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 129 (2.43%) .NET Framework
6 129 (2.43%) Web Services
7 98 (1.84%) AngularJS
8 83 (1.56%) jQuery
9 78 (1.47%) WPF
10 73 (1.37%) Entity Framework
11 70 (1.32%) WCF
12 55 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 53 (1.00%) MDX
14 50 (0.94%) HTML5
15 49 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 44 (0.83%) WinForms
17 43 (0.81%) XSLT
18 34 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (0.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1337 (25.15%) Analytical Skills
2 429 (8.07%) Management Information System
3 241 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 105 (1.97%) Social Media
5 104 (1.96%) Driving Licence
6 102 (1.92%) User Experience
7 97 (1.82%) Fintech
8 88 (1.66%) Equities
9 83 (1.56%) Data Centre
9 83 (1.56%) Data Structures
10 82 (1.54%) Derivative
11 78 (1.47%) Fixed Income
12 69 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 62 (1.17%) NHS
14 58 (1.09%) Virtual Team
15 57 (1.07%) iPad
16 50 (0.94%) Blackberry
16 50 (0.94%) FMCG
17 43 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
18 42 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 555 (10.44%) Windows
2 175 (3.29%) Windows 7
3 128 (2.41%) Linux
4 126 (2.37%) Windows Server
5 100 (1.88%) Unix
6 86 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (1.60%) Windows 10
8 84 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 29 (0.55%) Android
11 23 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 22 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.38%) Apple iOS
14 19 (0.36%) Windows Vista
15 12 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.17%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
18 5 (0.094%) AIX
19 4 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 4 (0.075%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 980 (18.43%) Business Intelligence
2 830 (15.61%) Analytics
3 757 (14.24%) Project Management
4 637 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
5 508 (9.55%) Data Analysis
6 457 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 451 (8.48%) CRM
8 442 (8.31%) ITIL
9 381 (7.17%) PRINCE2
10 380 (7.15%) Mathematics
11 325 (6.11%) ETL
12 299 (5.62%) Asset Management
13 288 (5.42%) Business Analysis
13 288 (5.42%) Service Delivery
14 283 (5.32%) Statistics
15 280 (5.27%) Time Management
16 275 (5.17%) Change Management
17 248 (4.66%) SDLC
18 238 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
19 229 (4.31%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2168 (40.77%) SQL
2 930 (17.49%) VBA
3 561 (10.55%) C#
4 438 (8.24%) T-SQL
5 245 (4.61%) JavaScript
6 224 (4.21%) Python
7 197 (3.71%) VB
8 161 (3.03%) Java
9 159 (2.99%) R
10 127 (2.39%) C
11 120 (2.26%) C++
12 118 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 80 (1.50%) PHP
14 78 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 66 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 48 (0.90%) VBScript
17 41 (0.77%) MATLAB
18 33 (0.62%) Perl
19 28 (0.53%) Bash Shell
20 22 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1121 (21.08%) Degree
2 123 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 103 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 103 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 100 (1.88%) ISEB
5 92 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
6 74 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 73 (1.37%) ISTQB
8 70 (1.32%) PMI Certification
9 69 (1.30%) PMP
10 64 (1.20%) SC Cleared
11 61 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 60 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
12 60 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 50 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 46 (0.87%) Master's Degree
15 42 (0.79%) PhD
16 40 (0.75%) MCP
17 37 (0.70%) MCSE
18 36 (0.68%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (6.30%) PMO
2 256 (4.81%) QA
3 255 (4.80%) SLA
4 252 (4.74%) Data Quality
5 47 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (0.53%) Basel III
7 27 (0.51%) COBIT
8 19 (0.36%) MiFID
9 15 (0.28%) P3O
10 11 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
11 10 (0.19%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.17%) EMIR
13 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.13%) ISO 22301
15 6 (0.11%) CRD IV
15 6 (0.11%) GDPR
15 6 (0.11%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials
16 5 (0.094%) PCI DSS
17 4 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 219 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 61 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.47%) XenApp
4 21 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.38%) ProxySG
6 18 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.17%) vSphere
9 8 (0.15%) XenServer
10 7 (0.13%) KVM
11 6 (0.11%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.094%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.056%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.056%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.038%) HDFS
14 2 (0.038%) RACF
14 2 (0.038%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.038%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (0.71%) SCCM
2 22 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (0.38%) Backup Exec
4 18 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (0.13%) Control-M
7 6 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (0.094%) Nagios
8 5 (0.094%) Oozie
8 5 (0.094%) Puppet
8 5 (0.094%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.075%) Netcool
9 4 (0.075%) NSN NetAct
9 4 (0.075%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.056%) Ansible
10 3 (0.056%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.056%) Grafana
10 3 (0.056%) PowerCLI
10 3 (0.056%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2320 (43.63%) Microsoft
2 458 (8.61%) Tableau
3 444 (8.35%) Oracle
4 285 (5.36%) SAP
5 174 (3.27%) Google
6 136 (2.56%) Cisco
7 123 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
8 110 (2.07%) Adobe
9 107 (2.01%) Cognos
10 104 (1.96%) HP
11 89 (1.67%) IBM
12 76 (1.43%) VMware
13 71 (1.34%) Citrix
14 55 (1.03%) Bloomberg
15 47 (0.88%) Apple
16 41 (0.77%) MicroStrategy
16 41 (0.77%) Remedy
17 40 (0.75%) Reuters
18 34 (0.64%) Sage
19 32 (0.60%) Dell
Thetford, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £15000 - £17250 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Peopleworks
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + 7% Bonus + Training + Excellent Be
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago