Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 159 119 107
Rank change year-on-year -40 -12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 602 1,390 1,913
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.12% 2.74% 3.06%
As % of the Applications category 35.90% 36.19% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 540 1,184 1,629
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,450 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £80,125 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +10.39%

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 1,677 3,841 5,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.91% 7.58% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 3,147 4,269
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,225 £26,250 £26,450
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in London.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in London over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

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 4 March 2021. 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 -38 121 £52,500 +8.25% 20
East London +21 22 £40,000 -30.43% 8
West London +33 20 £28,000 -34.12% 4
South London 0 11 £27,500 - 4
North London - 4 £42,500 - 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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.

1 262 (43.52%) SQL
2 247 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 240 (39.87%) Finance
4 182 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
5 166 (27.57%) Power BI
5 166 (27.57%) Power Platform
6 151 (25.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 143 (23.75%) Microsoft Office
8 140 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
9 123 (20.43%) Degree
10 122 (20.27%) Data Analysis
11 113 (18.77%) Python
12 112 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
13 111 (18.44%) Analytics
14 96 (15.95%) Visualisation
15 90 (14.95%) SQL Server
15 90 (14.95%) Tableau
16 79 (13.12%) Project Management
17 72 (11.96%) MS Visio
18 70 (11.63%) ETL
19 68 (11.30%) Azure
20 66 (10.96%) VBA
21 61 (10.13%) Marketing
22 59 (9.80%) Google
23 57 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (9.14%) Decision-Making
25 54 (8.97%) Data Visualisation
25 54 (8.97%) Mathematics
26 53 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 53 (8.80%) C#

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 28 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.66%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.99%) Apache
4 12 (1.99%) Confluence
4 12 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.33%) SAS
6 7 (1.16%) CMS
7 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.50%) WordPress
9 2 (0.33%) Drupal
9 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.33%) IIS
9 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 151 (25.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 143 (23.75%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (11.96%) MS Visio
4 51 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (1.99%) AutoCAD
7 8 (1.33%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.17%) InDesign
10 1 (0.17%) Maya
10 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.32%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.66%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 4 (0.66%) MoSes
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.50%) Primavera
5 3 (0.50%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.33%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.33%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.33%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.17%) Magento
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 166 (27.57%) Power Platform
2 68 (11.30%) Azure
3 47 (7.81%) Microsoft 365
4 35 (5.81%) AWS
5 24 (3.99%) SaaS
6 23 (3.82%) Google Analytics
7 14 (2.33%) Google Sheets
8 12 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (1.83%) Mimecast
10 10 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (1.33%) GCP
11 8 (1.33%) GitHub
12 6 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (0.83%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.66%) Google Docs
14 4 (0.66%) PowerApps
15 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.33%) G Suite
16 2 (0.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.16%) Firewall
2 18 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.33%) HTTP
4 11 (1.83%) FIX Connectivity
5 7 (1.16%) VPN
6 5 (0.83%) DMARC
7 4 (0.66%) DHCP
7 4 (0.66%) DNS
7 4 (0.66%) Internet
7 4 (0.66%) LAN
7 4 (0.66%) Network Security
7 4 (0.66%) Skype
7 4 (0.66%) VoIP
7 4 (0.66%) WAN
8 3 (0.50%) Wireless
9 2 (0.33%) FTP
9 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.33%) Intranet
9 2 (0.33%) SSL
9 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (27.57%) Power BI
2 90 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 90 (14.95%) Tableau
3 53 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.16%) Looker
6 19 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (2.99%) QlikView
8 13 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (1.99%) Data Lake
10 10 (1.66%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.66%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (1.50%) OLAP
12 8 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.33%) Sisense
13 7 (1.16%) BigQuery
13 7 (1.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (6.15%) JIRA
2 17 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.49%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.33%) GitLab
6 7 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.66%) Ant
8 4 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.66%) Maven
8 4 (0.66%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.66%) Subversion
8 4 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.33%) Chocolatey
9 2 (0.33%) GCC
9 2 (0.33%) NUnit
9 2 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 240 (39.87%) Finance
2 61 (10.13%) Marketing
3 52 (8.64%) Banking
4 35 (5.81%) Front Office
5 34 (5.65%) Legal
6 20 (3.32%) Back Office
7 18 (2.99%) Law
8 17 (2.82%) Retail
9 16 (2.66%) Financial Institution
10 13 (2.16%) Private Banking
11 12 (1.99%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.83%) Public Sector
13 10 (1.66%) Advertising
14 9 (1.50%) Investment Banking
15 8 (1.33%) Aerospace
15 8 (1.33%) German Language
15 8 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (1.16%) Publishing
17 6 (1.00%) French Language
18 5 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 232 (38.54%) Analyst
2 96 (15.95%) Data Analyst
3 84 (13.95%) Developer
4 35 (5.81%) Business Analyst
4 35 (5.81%) Project Manager
5 34 (5.65%) Consultant
6 31 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 27 (4.49%) Applications Support
7 27 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 17 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 17 (2.82%) SQL Analyst
9 16 (2.66%) Data Engineer
9 16 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (2.49%) Applications Manager
10 15 (2.49%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (2.49%) IT Support
10 15 (2.49%) Project Officer
10 15 (2.49%) Service Analyst
11 14 (2.33%) Financial Analyst
11 14 (2.33%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.65%) .NET
2 22 (3.65%) RESTful
3 21 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
4 19 (3.16%) JSON
5 18 (2.99%) Web Services
5 18 (2.99%) XML
6 16 (2.66%) Middleware
7 12 (1.99%) Apache NiFi
7 12 (1.99%) HTML
7 12 (1.99%) Kafka
8 10 (1.66%) PySpark
9 8 (1.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (1.33%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.33%) React
10 7 (1.16%) CSS
11 5 (0.83%) COM
12 4 (0.66%) Java EE
12 4 (0.66%) JAXB
12 4 (0.66%) JDBC
12 4 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 140 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 34 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (4.15%) Equities
5 21 (3.49%) Hedge funds
6 17 (2.82%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.49%) Derivative
8 11 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
9 10 (1.66%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.33%) SWIFT
12 7 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 7 (1.16%) NHS
13 6 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.00%) FMCG
13 6 (1.00%) Market Risk
13 6 (1.00%) Social Media
13 6 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.97%) Windows
2 36 (5.98%) Linux
3 15 (2.49%) Windows 10
4 12 (1.99%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.00%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (0.66%) Android
7 4 (0.66%) Unix
7 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (20.27%) Data Analysis
3 112 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 111 (18.44%) Analytics
5 96 (15.95%) Visualisation
6 79 (13.12%) Project Management
7 70 (11.63%) ETL
8 57 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (9.14%) Decision-Making
10 54 (8.97%) Data Visualisation
10 54 (8.97%) Mathematics
11 53 (8.80%) Migration
12 51 (8.47%) Fintech
13 49 (8.14%) Computer Science
14 48 (7.97%) CRM
15 46 (7.64%) Data Management
16 43 (7.14%) ERP
17 41 (6.81%) Business Analysis
18 40 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
19 38 (6.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 262 (43.52%) SQL
2 113 (18.77%) Python
3 66 (10.96%) VBA
4 53 (8.80%) C#
5 38 (6.31%) R
6 30 (4.98%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.82%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.33%) Java
8 14 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 12 (1.99%) VB
10 9 (1.50%) C
11 8 (1.33%) C++
11 8 (1.33%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (0.83%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.83%) Perl
14 5 (0.83%) PHP
15 4 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 123 (20.43%) Degree
2 18 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (1.50%) MCP
7 8 (1.33%) ACCA
7 8 (1.33%) CISA
7 8 (1.33%) MCITP
7 8 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.16%) A+ Certification
8 7 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.16%) CISSP
8 7 (1.16%) MOS
8 7 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.00%) CIMA
9 6 (1.00%) CISM
9 6 (1.00%) Master's Degree
9 6 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.98%) PMO
2 35 (5.81%) Data Quality
3 30 (4.98%) QA
4 18 (2.99%) GDPR
5 12 (1.99%) SLA
6 8 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (1.16%) PCI DSS
8 6 (1.00%) COBIT
8 6 (1.00%) P3O
9 4 (0.66%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.17%) IFRS
10 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.16%) Docker
3 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.16%) SCCM
2 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.33%) WSUS
5 1 (0.17%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 247 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.80%) Google
3 33 (5.48%) Oracle
4 26 (4.32%) Bloomberg
5 21 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (2.49%) ServiceNow
7 13 (2.16%) Fidessa
8 12 (1.99%) Citrix
8 12 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.83%) Databricks
10 10 (1.66%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.50%) Autodesk
11 9 (1.50%) Facebook
11 9 (1.50%) SAP
12 8 (1.33%) Cognos
13 7 (1.16%) Adobe
13 7 (1.16%) Apple
13 7 (1.16%) Atlassian
13 7 (1.16%) IBM
14 6 (1.00%) Cisco