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

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 89 80
Rank change year-on-year -23 -9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2,069 2,372 3,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.97% 3.39% 3.75%
As % of the Applications category 36.01% 39.74% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,657 1,962 2,619
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,335 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.32% +1.33% -1.32%

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 5,745 5,969 8,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.25% 8.54% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,675 4,909 7,174
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -4 557 £45,000 -5.26% 64
West London -19 114 £37,500 -6.25% 44
South London -9 63 £32,500 -13.33% 9
East London -13 23 £52,500 +40.00% 18
North London -27 3 £26,000 -28.28%
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 949 (45.87%) Finance
2 891 (43.06%) Microsoft
3 795 (38.42%) SQL
4 651 (31.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 524 (25.33%) Microsoft Office
6 475 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
7 461 (22.28%) VBA
8 451 (21.80%) SQL Server
9 415 (20.06%) Degree
10 403 (19.48%) Analytics
11 384 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
12 368 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
13 328 (15.85%) Project Management
14 254 (12.28%) MS Visio
15 253 (12.23%) Marketing
16 249 (12.03%) Banking
16 249 (12.03%) Tableau
17 244 (11.79%) Oracle
18 240 (11.60%) Data Analysis
19 213 (10.29%) Windows
20 206 (9.96%) C#
21 190 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
21 190 (9.18%) Business Analysis
22 189 (9.13%) Asset Management
22 189 (9.13%) Data Modelling
23 183 (8.84%) Visualisation
24 175 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 169 (8.17%) PRINCE2
26 168 (8.12%) .NET
27 160 (7.73%) Power BI

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
1 130 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 115 (5.56%) SAS
3 33 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 33 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 27 (1.30%) Confluence
5 26 (1.26%) Skype for Business
6 23 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
9 17 (0.82%) IIS
10 14 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.43%) Apache
12 9 (0.43%) CMS
13 7 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.34%) WordPress
14 5 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.19%) Gentran
15 4 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 651 (31.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 524 (25.33%) Microsoft Office
3 254 (12.28%) MS Visio
4 113 (5.46%) Microsoft Project
5 107 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
6 46 (2.22%) SPSS
7 10 (0.48%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.39%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.24%) Camtasia
10 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.14%) Doxygen
12 2 (0.097%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.097%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.097%) InDesign
13 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.048%) EViews
Business Applications
1 23 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.06%) Elite 3E
2 22 (1.06%) thinkFolio
3 17 (0.82%) Infor SunSystems
4 14 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
4 14 (0.68%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 13 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (0.58%) SAP ERP
7 11 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.48%) Carpe Diem
8 10 (0.48%) NetSuite
9 9 (0.43%) CA PPM
9 9 (0.43%) Markit EDM
10 8 (0.39%) SAP BPC
11 7 (0.34%) HFM
12 6 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 89 (4.30%) Google Analytics
2 73 (3.53%) Office 365
3 53 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (2.17%) AdWords
5 37 (1.79%) SaaS
6 29 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
9 11 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
10 10 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
11 9 (0.43%) GitHub
12 7 (0.34%) Mimecast
12 7 (0.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 6 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 4 (0.19%) OneDrive
15 3 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.14%) PaaS
15 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
15 3 (0.14%) Yammer
16 2 (0.097%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.50%) VPN
2 30 (1.45%) Firewall
2 30 (1.45%) Skype
3 29 (1.40%) Internet
4 27 (1.30%) WAN
5 24 (1.16%) LAN
5 24 (1.16%) Wireless
6 20 (0.97%) Intranet
7 17 (0.82%) 4G
8 11 (0.53%) Network Security
8 11 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.34%) Broadband
9 7 (0.34%) GoToMeeting
10 6 (0.29%) IPsec
10 6 (0.29%) SMS
10 6 (0.29%) WebEx
11 5 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.24%) SAN
11 5 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (21.80%) SQL Server
2 175 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 160 (7.73%) Power BI
4 157 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 125 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (4.88%) QlikView
7 87 (4.20%) MS Access
8 80 (3.87%) Relational Database
9 70 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 56 (2.71%) BusinessObjects
11 53 (2.56%) Big Data
12 49 (2.37%) NoSQL
12 49 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
13 48 (2.32%) Hadoop
14 44 (2.13%) MySQL
14 44 (2.13%) PowerPivot
15 42 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
16 41 (1.98%) Oracle Database
17 36 (1.74%) Data Mining
18 35 (1.69%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 121 (5.85%) JIRA
2 57 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 49 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.40%) Git (software)
5 22 (1.06%) Selenium
6 20 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 19 (0.92%) HP UFT
8 17 (0.82%) Pivotal Tracker
9 14 (0.68%) NUnit
10 12 (0.58%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.58%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.48%) Axure RP
12 9 (0.43%) Artifactory
12 9 (0.43%) MSTest
13 7 (0.34%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.19%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.19%) ERwin
14 4 (0.19%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 949 (45.87%) Finance
2 253 (12.23%) Marketing
3 249 (12.03%) Banking
4 129 (6.23%) Retail
5 103 (4.98%) Front Office
6 96 (4.64%) Investment Banking
7 81 (3.91%) Legal
8 70 (3.38%) Advertising
9 64 (3.09%) Law
10 59 (2.85%) Retail Banking
11 56 (2.71%) Telecoms
12 49 (2.37%) Games
13 43 (2.08%) Publishing
14 33 (1.59%) Back Office
15 32 (1.55%) Financial Institution
16 18 (0.87%) Billing
17 15 (0.72%) French Language
17 15 (0.72%) Manufacturing
18 14 (0.68%) Spanish Language
19 9 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 809 (39.10%) Analyst
2 353 (17.06%) Developer
3 174 (8.41%) Data Analyst
4 167 (8.07%) Business Analyst
5 148 (7.15%) Consultant
6 92 (4.45%) Support Analyst
7 90 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
8 88 (4.25%) C# Developer
9 84 (4.06%) SQL Developer
10 70 (3.38%) Junior
11 67 (3.24%) Project Manager
12 65 (3.14%) Report Analyst
13 61 (2.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 58 (2.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 57 (2.75%) Service Analyst
16 56 (2.71%) Excel Analyst
17 55 (2.66%) Financial Analyst
18 54 (2.61%) Administrator
19 50 (2.42%) SQL Data Analyst
20 49 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (8.12%) .NET
2 112 (5.41%) HTML
3 73 (3.53%) XML
4 69 (3.33%) CSS
5 59 (2.85%) jQuery
6 55 (2.66%) .NET Framework
7 48 (2.32%) ASP.NET
8 38 (1.84%) AngularJS
8 38 (1.84%) HTML5
8 38 (1.84%) WCF
9 31 (1.50%) Web Services
10 29 (1.40%) WPF
11 27 (1.30%) JSON
12 23 (1.11%) Entity Framework
12 23 (1.11%) WinForms
13 19 (0.92%) React
13 19 (0.92%) RESTful
13 19 (0.92%) XHTML
14 14 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (0.68%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 475 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 132 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.71%) Fintech
4 56 (2.71%) Social Media
5 54 (2.61%) User Experience
6 49 (2.37%) Blackberry
7 48 (2.32%) Equities
8 47 (2.27%) Data Centre
9 46 (2.22%) Fixed Income
10 39 (1.88%) Derivative
10 39 (1.88%) Hedge funds
11 31 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.11%) Credit Risk
12 23 (1.11%) Data Structures
12 23 (1.11%) e-Learning
12 23 (1.11%) Mobile App
13 20 (0.97%) PMI
14 19 (0.92%) NHS
15 18 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 213 (10.29%) Windows
2 70 (3.38%) Linux
3 60 (2.90%) Windows 7
4 52 (2.51%) Windows 10
5 34 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 32 (1.55%) Unix
7 29 (1.40%) Android
8 17 (0.82%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.19%) VMS
13 2 (0.097%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.048%) CentOS
14 1 (0.048%) pSOS
14 1 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.048%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (19.48%) Analytics
2 384 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
3 368 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
4 328 (15.85%) Project Management
5 240 (11.60%) Data Analysis
6 190 (9.18%) Business Analysis
6 190 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 189 (9.13%) Asset Management
7 189 (9.13%) Data Modelling
8 183 (8.84%) Visualisation
9 169 (8.17%) PRINCE2
10 140 (6.77%) Time Management
11 134 (6.48%) Mathematics
12 126 (6.09%) ETL
13 125 (6.04%) CRM
14 124 (5.99%) Data Analytics
14 124 (5.99%) Data Management
15 118 (5.70%) ITIL
16 115 (5.56%) SDLC
17 111 (5.36%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 795 (38.42%) SQL
2 461 (22.28%) VBA
3 206 (9.96%) C#
4 159 (7.68%) T-SQL
5 116 (5.61%) VB
6 115 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 113 (5.46%) Python
8 78 (3.77%) Java
9 76 (3.67%) R
10 48 (2.32%) PL/SQL
11 35 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 30 (1.45%) VBScript
13 28 (1.35%) MATLAB
14 26 (1.26%) C++
15 24 (1.16%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.72%) C
17 14 (0.68%) Apex Code
17 14 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 14 (0.68%) Perl
18 9 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 415 (20.06%) Degree
2 57 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (2.37%) ISEB
4 38 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 36 (1.74%) PMP
7 28 (1.35%) ACCA
7 28 (1.35%) CIMA
8 23 (1.11%) MCSE
9 20 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
10 17 (0.82%) PhD
11 16 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.72%) Security Cleared
13 14 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (0.63%) CAPM
14 13 (0.63%) ISTQB
14 13 (0.63%) MCSA
15 10 (0.48%) MBA
15 10 (0.48%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 148 (7.15%) QA
3 114 (5.51%) PMO
4 76 (3.67%) SLA
5 46 (2.22%) GDPR
6 39 (1.88%) Actionable Recommendations
7 21 (1.01%) Solvency II
8 20 (0.97%) MiFID
9 19 (0.92%) EMIR
9 19 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (0.53%) CRD IV
11 10 (0.48%) PCI DSS
12 8 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
14 6 (0.29%) COBIT
14 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.19%) ISO 14001
16 4 (0.19%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 63 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.14%) Docker
5 2 (0.097%) vSphere
6 1 (0.048%) Firmware
6 1 (0.048%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.048%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (1.45%) SCCM
2 9 (0.43%) Control-M
3 8 (0.39%) WSUS
4 6 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.24%) Nagios
5 5 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (0.19%) Cacti
6 4 (0.19%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.097%) FlexNet
7 2 (0.097%) Puppet
8 1 (0.048%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.048%) Ansible
8 1 (0.048%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.048%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.048%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.048%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.048%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.048%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 891 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 249 (12.03%) Tableau
3 244 (11.79%) Oracle
4 106 (5.12%) Google
5 87 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
6 70 (3.38%) SAP
7 40 (1.93%) Adobe
7 40 (1.93%) Cognos
8 38 (1.84%) Cisco
9 37 (1.79%) iManage
10 33 (1.59%) Reuters
11 31 (1.50%) Citrix
12 30 (1.45%) Bloomberg
13 29 (1.40%) IBM
14 28 (1.35%) VMware
15 26 (1.26%) Informatica
16 24 (1.16%) Alteryx
16 24 (1.16%) Intapp
17 21 (1.01%) Sybase
18 20 (0.97%) Infor