Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 104 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,947 2,135 2,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.09% 3.04% 3.20%
As % of the Applications category 36.47% 36.58% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,614 1,597 1,856
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,575 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 5,338 5,837 6,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.48% 8.30% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,277 4,617 5,005
London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £73,750 £74,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +8 470 £50,000 +5.26% 86
West London +8 96 £45,000 +12.50% 53
South London +4 71 £43,000 +43.33% 5
East London +32 39 £39,500 -24.76% 9
North London +27 15 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 883 (45.35%) Finance
2 846 (43.45%) Microsoft
3 814 (41.81%) SQL
4 635 (32.61%) Microsoft Office
5 633 (32.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 458 (23.52%) SQL Server
7 430 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
8 395 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
9 374 (19.21%) Degree
10 372 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
11 345 (17.72%) VBA
12 338 (17.36%) Project Management
13 323 (16.59%) Analytics
14 299 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
15 271 (13.92%) Banking
16 265 (13.61%) C#
17 251 (12.89%) MS Visio
18 244 (12.53%) T-SQL
19 240 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 237 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 230 (11.81%) Data Analysis
22 210 (10.79%) Power BI
23 204 (10.48%) Tableau
24 201 (10.32%) Oracle
24 201 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
25 195 (10.02%) Visualisation
26 191 (9.81%) ETL
27 190 (9.76%) .NET
28 189 (9.71%) ITIL
29 183 (9.40%) Windows

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
1 157 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.41%) SAS
3 45 (2.31%) Confluence
4 39 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 28 (1.44%) Skype for Business
6 19 (0.98%) CMS
7 18 (0.92%) IIS
8 14 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (0.72%) WordPress
9 10 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.36%) Apache
10 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.26%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.21%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.15%) nginx
14 3 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 635 (32.61%) Microsoft Office
2 633 (32.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 251 (12.89%) MS Visio
4 177 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
5 50 (2.57%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.56%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.41%) SPSS
9 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.21%) InVision
10 3 (0.15%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.15%) InDesign
10 3 (0.15%) Stata
11 2 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.051%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.051%) Maya
12 1 (0.051%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
2 14 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.46%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.41%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.36%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.31%) Magento
8 6 (0.31%) Relativity
8 6 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
9 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 101 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (4.57%) Office 365
3 43 (2.21%) SaaS
4 36 (1.85%) Google Analytics
5 23 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
6 22 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (1.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 15 (0.77%) PaaS
9 14 (0.72%) AdWords
10 12 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
11 11 (0.56%) Slack
12 9 (0.46%) Data Lake Analytics
13 8 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
13 8 (0.41%) GitHub
14 6 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
15 5 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
16 4 (0.21%) Google Attribution 360
16 4 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 4 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.47%) LAN
2 39 (2.00%) Network Security
3 34 (1.75%) WAN
4 29 (1.49%) Skype
5 28 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 27 (1.39%) VoIP
7 24 (1.23%) Ethernet
8 23 (1.18%) Broadband
9 20 (1.03%) Firewall
10 19 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
10 19 (0.98%) DNS
10 19 (0.98%) MPLS
11 17 (0.87%) DHCP
11 17 (0.87%) WLAN
12 16 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.67%) BGP
13 13 (0.67%) IPsec
13 13 (0.67%) OSPF
13 13 (0.67%) SNMP
13 13 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (23.52%) SQL Server
2 240 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 237 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 210 (10.79%) Power BI
5 201 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
6 168 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (4.78%) Relational Database
8 67 (3.44%) Big Data
9 65 (3.34%) QlikView
10 61 (3.13%) MS Access
11 56 (2.88%) PowerPivot
12 47 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 47 (2.41%) SQL Server 2016
13 46 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
13 46 (2.36%) RDBMS
14 41 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 39 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 31 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (1.44%) Data Lake
18 27 (1.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 83 (4.26%) JIRA
2 35 (1.80%) Visual Studio
3 29 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 25 (1.28%) Subversion
6 22 (1.13%) WinDbg
7 17 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 11 (0.56%) webpack
9 10 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (0.36%) Maven
11 6 (0.31%) Hudson
11 6 (0.31%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 3 (0.15%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.10%) Axure RP
14 2 (0.10%) GCC
14 2 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 883 (45.35%) Finance
2 271 (13.92%) Banking
3 157 (8.06%) Marketing
4 128 (6.57%) Retail
5 115 (5.91%) Legal
6 91 (4.67%) Law
7 86 (4.42%) Front Office
8 67 (3.44%) Investment Banking
9 64 (3.29%) Advertising
10 62 (3.18%) Telecoms
11 58 (2.98%) Publishing
12 52 (2.67%) Financial Institution
13 43 (2.21%) Manufacturing
14 26 (1.34%) Electronics
15 20 (1.03%) Back Office
16 11 (0.56%) Billing
16 11 (0.56%) German Language
17 10 (0.51%) International Banking
18 9 (0.46%) French Language
18 9 (0.46%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 761 (39.09%) Analyst
2 412 (21.16%) Developer
3 175 (8.99%) Data Analyst
4 166 (8.53%) Business Analyst
5 124 (6.37%) SQL Developer
6 99 (5.08%) Project Manager
7 97 (4.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 95 (4.88%) Consultant
9 93 (4.78%) Support Analyst
10 87 (4.47%) C# Developer
10 87 (4.47%) SQL Analyst
11 84 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
12 75 (3.85%) IT Analyst
13 69 (3.54%) Service Analyst
14 66 (3.39%) Desktop Support
15 63 (3.24%) Senior Developer
16 60 (3.08%) VBA Developer
17 56 (2.88%) Junior
18 55 (2.82%) Financial Analyst
19 54 (2.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (9.76%) .NET
2 102 (5.24%) HTML
3 67 (3.44%) XML
4 54 (2.77%) JSON
5 53 (2.72%) ASP.NET
6 50 (2.57%) CSS
7 42 (2.16%) .NET Framework
8 35 (1.80%) Web Services
9 32 (1.64%) jQuery
10 31 (1.59%) AngularJS
11 25 (1.28%) WPF
12 19 (0.98%) HTML5
13 16 (0.82%) React
14 15 (0.77%) SOAP
15 14 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (0.62%) COM
16 12 (0.62%) CSS3
16 12 (0.62%) REST
17 11 (0.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 430 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (5.86%) Management Information System
3 84 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
4 71 (3.65%) Data Structures
5 52 (2.67%) User Experience
6 51 (2.62%) Fintech
7 37 (1.90%) Equities
8 36 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 34 (1.75%) Fixed Income
10 29 (1.49%) Social Media
11 27 (1.39%) Data Centre
11 27 (1.39%) Fat Client
11 27 (1.39%) Thin Client
12 24 (1.23%) Blackberry
12 24 (1.23%) Derivative
12 24 (1.23%) Hedge funds
12 24 (1.23%) Reinsurance
13 23 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
14 22 (1.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 183 (9.40%) Windows
2 68 (3.49%) Windows Server
3 53 (2.72%) Windows 10
4 34 (1.75%) Linux
5 33 (1.69%) Android
6 30 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 20 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.62%) Unix
9 12 (0.62%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.26%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.21%) Solaris
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.10%) AIX
14 2 (0.10%) CentOS
15 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.051%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
2 372 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
3 338 (17.36%) Project Management
4 323 (16.59%) Analytics
5 299 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
6 230 (11.81%) Data Analysis
7 195 (10.02%) Visualisation
8 191 (9.81%) ETL
9 189 (9.71%) ITIL
10 158 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 145 (7.45%) Mathematics
12 142 (7.29%) Business Analysis
13 122 (6.27%) PRINCE2
13 122 (6.27%) Waterfall
14 121 (6.21%) Change Management
15 116 (5.96%) Computer Science
16 109 (5.60%) Data Management
17 108 (5.55%) CRM
18 107 (5.50%) Scrum
19 106 (5.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 814 (41.81%) SQL
2 345 (17.72%) VBA
3 265 (13.61%) C#
4 244 (12.53%) T-SQL
5 134 (6.88%) Python
6 100 (5.14%) JavaScript
7 93 (4.78%) PL/SQL
8 81 (4.16%) Java
9 77 (3.95%) VB
10 71 (3.65%) R
11 70 (3.60%) PowerShell
12 54 (2.77%) C++
12 54 (2.77%) VB.NET
13 33 (1.69%) VBScript
14 29 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 26 (1.34%) C
16 18 (0.92%) F#
17 17 (0.87%) Haskell
18 11 (0.56%) Perl
19 10 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 374 (19.21%) Degree
2 71 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
4 36 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 33 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 29 (1.49%) PMP
7 28 (1.44%) MOS
8 21 (1.08%) PhD
9 19 (0.98%) A+ Certification
10 18 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (0.87%) SC Cleared
12 16 (0.82%) MBA
13 15 (0.77%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.51%) MCSE
14 10 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (0.46%) CFA
16 8 (0.41%) ACCA
16 8 (0.41%) CIMA
17 7 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 151 (7.76%) QA
3 114 (5.86%) PMO
4 90 (4.62%) SLA
5 35 (1.80%) GDPR
6 18 (0.92%) Solvency II
7 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.26%) FATCA
9 4 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.15%) EMIR
10 3 (0.15%) IFRS
10 3 (0.15%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.15%) MiFID
10 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.10%) GAAP
11 2 (0.10%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.10%) P3O
11 2 (0.10%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 86 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.67%) XenApp
4 10 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (0.36%) KVM
7 6 (0.31%) Docker
8 1 (0.051%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.051%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (2.05%) SCCM
2 22 (1.13%) Perfmon
3 17 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (0.56%) Nagios
4 11 (0.56%) Nessus
5 9 (0.46%) Control-M
6 6 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.21%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (0.15%) Terraform
9 2 (0.10%) Consul
9 2 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.10%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.051%) Ansible
10 1 (0.051%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (0.051%) EnCase
10 1 (0.051%) FTK
10 1 (0.051%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.051%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 846 (43.45%) Microsoft
2 204 (10.48%) Tableau
3 201 (10.32%) Oracle
4 89 (4.57%) Adobe
5 85 (4.37%) SAP
6 71 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
7 67 (3.44%) Google
8 58 (2.98%) Citrix
9 50 (2.57%) Cisco
10 44 (2.26%) Cognos
11 38 (1.95%) Apple
12 36 (1.85%) Bloomberg
13 35 (1.80%) Reuters
14 25 (1.28%) Alteryx
15 24 (1.23%) Splunk
16 22 (1.13%) Informatica
17 20 (1.03%) CA
17 20 (1.03%) HP
18 17 (0.87%) VMware
19 16 (0.82%) iManage