Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 97 97
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2,093 2,490 2,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.04% 3.32% 3.11%
As % of the Applications category 36.36% 39.38% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,703 1,795 2,061
London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5,756 6,323 7,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.37% 8.44% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4,610 4,756 6,056
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in London

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Central London -2 545 £49,500 -5.71% 97
West London +12 95 £47,500 +18.75% 35
South London +45 81 £40,000 +11.11% 7
East London +9 36 £33,000 -26.67% 15
North London +11 18 £44,750 -12.25% 5
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 986 (47.11%) Finance
2 904 (43.19%) Microsoft
3 805 (38.46%) SQL
4 698 (33.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 595 (28.43%) Microsoft Office
6 511 (24.41%) SQL Server
7 460 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
8 433 (20.69%) Degree
9 408 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
10 406 (19.40%) VBA
11 378 (18.06%) Project Management
12 377 (18.01%) Business Intelligence
13 311 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
14 286 (13.66%) MS Visio
15 282 (13.47%) Analytics
16 266 (12.71%) T-SQL
17 236 (11.28%) C#
18 229 (10.94%) Banking
19 227 (10.85%) Windows
20 221 (10.56%) Data Analysis
21 203 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 200 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 198 (9.46%) Tableau
24 192 (9.17%) Visualisation
25 187 (8.93%) Microsoft Project
26 183 (8.74%) ITIL
27 182 (8.70%) Business Analysis
28 180 (8.60%) ETL
29 178 (8.50%) Power BI
30 170 (8.12%) Data Warehouse

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 162 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 71 (3.39%) SAS
3 44 (2.10%) MS Exchange
4 39 (1.86%) Confluence
5 29 (1.39%) Skype for Business
6 26 (1.24%) IIS
7 17 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 14 (0.67%) CMS
9 13 (0.62%) Apache
9 13 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.43%) IBM Notes
12 8 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.19%) Gentran
Applications
1 698 (33.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 595 (28.43%) Microsoft Office
3 286 (13.66%) MS Visio
4 187 (8.93%) Microsoft Project
5 62 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (1.00%) SPSS
7 15 (0.72%) Acrobat
8 13 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.33%) Stata
10 6 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (0.29%) Camtasia
11 5 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.19%) Gephi
12 4 (0.19%) InDesign
13 3 (0.14%) LibreOffice
14 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.048%) EViews
14 1 (0.048%) Maya
14 1 (0.048%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 20 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.76%) NetSuite
4 14 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
5 12 (0.57%) Abakus
5 12 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 11 (0.53%) Relativity
7 10 (0.48%) Infor SunSystems
8 8 (0.38%) Ringtail
9 7 (0.33%) Carpe Diem
9 7 (0.33%) Endur
9 7 (0.33%) Findur
9 7 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.33%) Sage X3
9 7 (0.33%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (0.24%) FastStats
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 94 (4.49%) Office 365
2 73 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.15%) SaaS
4 37 (1.77%) Google Analytics
5 28 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (0.81%) Slack
7 12 (0.57%) Google Attribution 360
7 12 (0.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 10 (0.48%) AdWords
8 10 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
9 9 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.33%) GitHub
11 7 (0.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 6 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
12 6 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.24%) Dropbox
13 5 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
14 4 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.15%) WAN
2 43 (2.05%) LAN
3 30 (1.43%) Firewall
3 30 (1.43%) Skype
4 28 (1.34%) DNS
4 28 (1.34%) Network Security
5 27 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 26 (1.24%) VPN
7 19 (0.91%) Internet
8 18 (0.86%) Wireless
9 15 (0.72%) FTP
10 14 (0.67%) WebEx
11 10 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (0.48%) Ethernet
11 10 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (0.43%) Intranet
12 9 (0.43%) VoIP
13 8 (0.38%) MPLS
13 8 (0.38%) SSL
14 7 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 511 (24.41%) SQL Server
2 203 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 200 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 178 (8.50%) Power BI
5 170 (8.12%) Data Warehouse
6 120 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 94 (4.49%) Big Data
8 85 (4.06%) Relational Database
9 69 (3.30%) PowerPivot
10 62 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
11 53 (2.53%) QlikView
12 51 (2.44%) MS Access
12 51 (2.44%) NoSQL
13 49 (2.34%) Data Mining
14 48 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 35 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
16 34 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
17 33 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 29 (1.39%) Couchbase
19 28 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 91 (4.35%) JIRA
2 71 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 47 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 28 (1.34%) WinDbg
5 20 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 17 (0.81%) Subversion
7 14 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.43%) Maven
8 9 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (0.43%) Selenium
9 7 (0.33%) webpack
10 6 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.29%) NUnit
11 4 (0.19%) Hudson
11 4 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.14%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.14%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.096%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 986 (47.11%) Finance
2 229 (10.94%) Banking
3 167 (7.98%) Marketing
4 143 (6.83%) Retail
5 134 (6.40%) Front Office
6 130 (6.21%) Legal
7 101 (4.83%) Law
8 88 (4.20%) Investment Banking
9 75 (3.58%) Advertising
10 52 (2.48%) Telecoms
11 48 (2.29%) Financial Institution
12 40 (1.91%) Publishing
13 37 (1.77%) Back Office
14 25 (1.19%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.76%) Electronics
16 12 (0.57%) Billing
16 12 (0.57%) General Ledger
16 12 (0.57%) Local Government
17 10 (0.48%) Military
18 9 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 833 (39.80%) Analyst
2 364 (17.39%) Developer
3 176 (8.41%) Data Analyst
4 149 (7.12%) Business Analyst
5 132 (6.31%) Support Analyst
6 130 (6.21%) Project Manager
7 102 (4.87%) SQL Developer
8 98 (4.68%) Consultant
9 95 (4.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 90 (4.30%) Junior
11 86 (4.11%) SQL Analyst
12 84 (4.01%) Desktop Support
13 79 (3.77%) C# Developer
14 74 (3.54%) Applications Support
15 69 (3.30%) Service Analyst
16 60 (2.87%) Financial Analyst
17 58 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
18 55 (2.63%) Support Engineer
19 54 (2.58%) Report Analyst
20 51 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (7.55%) .NET
2 104 (4.97%) XML
3 77 (3.68%) HTML
4 59 (2.82%) CSS
5 55 (2.63%) Web Services
6 43 (2.05%) WCF
7 37 (1.77%) ASP.NET
8 32 (1.53%) .NET Framework
9 30 (1.43%) JSON
10 28 (1.34%) WPF
11 24 (1.15%) jQuery
12 19 (0.91%) COM
13 18 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (0.76%) Entity Framework
14 16 (0.76%) MDX
15 14 (0.67%) HTML5
16 13 (0.62%) REST
16 13 (0.62%) XSLT
17 12 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
18 11 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 460 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (7.93%) Management Information System
3 151 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 90 (4.30%) Fintech
5 82 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 77 (3.68%) Equities
7 55 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 54 (2.58%) Hedge funds
9 47 (2.25%) Data Structures
10 39 (1.86%) Derivative
11 32 (1.53%) Data Centre
11 32 (1.53%) Virtual Team
12 31 (1.48%) Fixed Income
12 31 (1.48%) Reinsurance
13 30 (1.43%) User Experience
14 29 (1.39%) Blackberry
15 27 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
16 23 (1.10%) Digital Media
17 22 (1.05%) Handset
18 21 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 227 (10.85%) Windows
2 88 (4.20%) Windows Server
3 73 (3.49%) Windows 7
4 71 (3.39%) Windows 10
5 42 (2.01%) Android
5 42 (2.01%) Linux
6 26 (1.24%) Unix
7 24 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.24%) HPUX
11 5 (0.24%) Solaris
12 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.19%) pSOS
12 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.096%) AIX
15 1 (0.048%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (18.06%) Project Management
3 377 (18.01%) Business Intelligence
4 311 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
5 282 (13.47%) Analytics
6 221 (10.56%) Data Analysis
7 192 (9.17%) Visualisation
8 183 (8.74%) ITIL
9 182 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 180 (8.60%) ETL
11 163 (7.79%) Change Management
12 155 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 153 (7.31%) Data Modelling
14 146 (6.98%) Mathematics
15 136 (6.50%) PRINCE2
16 135 (6.45%) Time Management
17 129 (6.16%) Scrum
18 126 (6.02%) Data Management
19 121 (5.78%) CRM
20 115 (5.49%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 805 (38.46%) SQL
2 406 (19.40%) VBA
3 266 (12.71%) T-SQL
4 236 (11.28%) C#
5 106 (5.06%) Python
6 100 (4.78%) Java
7 89 (4.25%) VB
8 77 (3.68%) JavaScript
9 75 (3.58%) PowerShell
10 64 (3.06%) VB.NET
11 61 (2.91%) PL/SQL
12 50 (2.39%) C++
12 50 (2.39%) R
13 38 (1.82%) VBScript
14 30 (1.43%) C
14 30 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 21 (1.00%) MATLAB
16 17 (0.81%) Perl
17 13 (0.62%) Ruby
18 8 (0.38%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 433 (20.69%) Degree
2 68 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.91%) PMI Certification
4 34 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.58%) PMP
6 29 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
7 25 (1.19%) ACCA
8 20 (0.96%) CIMA
9 17 (0.81%) ISTQB
10 15 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (0.72%) MCSA
10 15 (0.72%) MCSE
11 14 (0.67%) Security Cleared
12 13 (0.62%) A+ Certification
12 13 (0.62%) CCNA
12 13 (0.62%) MCP
13 12 (0.57%) CFA
13 12 (0.57%) MOS
14 11 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (6.59%) Data Quality
2 129 (6.16%) QA
3 119 (5.69%) PMO
4 93 (4.44%) SLA
5 48 (2.29%) GDPR
6 18 (0.86%) MiFID
7 11 (0.53%) EMIR
8 8 (0.38%) SEPA
8 8 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.33%) COBIT
9 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.24%) IFRS
10 5 (0.24%) TARGET2
11 4 (0.19%) FATCA
12 3 (0.14%) COSO
12 3 (0.14%) GAAP
12 3 (0.14%) IFRS 9
12 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.096%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 87 (4.16%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.33%) Docker
4 5 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.14%) vSphere
5 3 (0.14%) XenApp
6 2 (0.096%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.048%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.048%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.048%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (2.15%) SCCM
2 28 (1.34%) Perfmon
3 12 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (0.33%) IBM BigFix
6 5 (0.24%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.24%) Ansible
6 5 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.14%) Terraform
8 2 (0.096%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.096%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.096%) Consul
8 2 (0.096%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.096%) Nagios
8 2 (0.096%) Nessus
9 1 (0.048%) DameWare
9 1 (0.048%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.048%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.048%) Puppet
Vendors
1 904 (43.19%) Microsoft
2 198 (9.46%) Tableau
3 147 (7.02%) Oracle
4 90 (4.30%) SAP
5 77 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 72 (3.44%) Adobe
7 65 (3.11%) Google
8 54 (2.58%) Cognos
9 53 (2.53%) Apple
10 52 (2.48%) Bloomberg
11 48 (2.29%) Cisco
12 44 (2.10%) Reuters
13 39 (1.86%) Citrix
14 34 (1.62%) ServiceNow
15 33 (1.58%) iManage
16 22 (1.05%) CA
16 22 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
17 21 (1.00%) Alteryx
18 19 (0.91%) Capita
18 19 (0.91%) IBM