Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 111 97
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,488 2,069 2,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.68% 3.04% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 34.78% 36.05% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,226 1,681 1,789
London median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.55% +1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,656 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +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 4,278 5,739 6,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.71% 8.44% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,496 4,604 4,753
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £39,200 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.53% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -26 368 £47,500 -4.04% 54
West London +16 77 £42,500 -10.53% 31
South London -34 55 £40,000 - 6
East London +31 41 £56,250 +70.45% 12
North London -12 7 £30,000 -32.96% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 642 (43.15%) Microsoft
2 633 (42.54%) SQL
3 517 (34.74%) Finance
4 439 (29.50%) Microsoft Office
5 431 (28.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 395 (26.55%) Business Intelligence
7 360 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
8 326 (21.91%) VBA
9 295 (19.83%) Analytics
10 290 (19.49%) Degree
11 258 (17.34%) SQL Server
12 239 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
13 226 (15.19%) Power Platform
14 223 (14.99%) Power BI
15 215 (14.45%) Problem-Solving
16 213 (14.31%) Project Management
16 213 (14.31%) Visualisation
17 211 (14.18%) Tableau
18 209 (14.05%) Windows
19 182 (12.23%) Data Analysis
20 181 (12.16%) Marketing
21 163 (10.95%) ETL
22 159 (10.69%) Python
23 154 (10.35%) Data Warehouse
24 151 (10.15%) MS Visio
25 149 (10.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 146 (9.81%) C#
27 144 (9.68%) .NET
28 141 (9.48%) T-SQL
29 140 (9.41%) Banking

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
1 117 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.62%) SAS
3 26 (1.75%) IIS
4 21 (1.41%) Confluence
5 20 (1.34%) MS Exchange
6 16 (1.08%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.01%) Apache Spark
8 9 (0.60%) WordPress
9 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.40%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.27%) CMS
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.20%) Apache
12 3 (0.20%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.20%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.13%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.067%) Appian
Applications
1 439 (29.50%) Microsoft Office
2 431 (28.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 151 (10.15%) MS Visio
4 108 (7.26%) Microsoft Project
5 47 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
6 34 (2.28%) SPSS
7 13 (0.87%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.47%) Stata
9 5 (0.34%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.20%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.13%) Sketch
13 1 (0.067%) Revit
Business Applications
1 26 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.21%) Temenos T24
3 14 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
6 6 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.40%) Carpe Diem
6 6 (0.40%) Magento
7 5 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.34%) Elite 3E
7 5 (0.34%) FastStats
7 5 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
7 5 (0.34%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle AGIS
7 5 (0.34%) Sprinklr
8 4 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 226 (15.19%) Power Platform
2 120 (8.06%) Office 365
3 110 (7.39%) Azure
4 52 (3.49%) Google Analytics
5 47 (3.16%) SaaS
6 38 (2.55%) AWS
7 31 (2.08%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 25 (1.68%) Adobe Analytics
9 19 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
11 16 (1.08%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 15 (1.01%) PaaS
13 12 (0.81%) GitHub
14 9 (0.60%) Basecamp
15 7 (0.47%) FinancialForce
16 6 (0.40%) GCP
16 6 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
16 6 (0.40%) OneDrive
16 6 (0.40%) Responsys
17 5 (0.34%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.15%) Internet
2 26 (1.75%) LAN
2 26 (1.75%) VPN
2 26 (1.75%) Wireless
3 24 (1.61%) WAN
4 23 (1.55%) DNS
4 23 (1.55%) Firewall
5 21 (1.41%) Skype
6 19 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.14%) DHCP
8 11 (0.74%) VoIP
9 10 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.60%) Ethernet
11 7 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (0.40%) VLAN
12 6 (0.40%) WebEx
13 5 (0.34%) Intranet
13 5 (0.34%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 223 (14.99%) Power BI
3 154 (10.35%) Data Warehouse
4 149 (10.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 135 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 77 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 73 (4.91%) Relational Database
8 69 (4.64%) QlikView
9 48 (3.23%) Big Data
10 43 (2.89%) OLAP
11 36 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
12 35 (2.35%) MS Access
13 29 (1.95%) PowerPivot
13 29 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
15 24 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (1.34%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
18 18 (1.21%) Data Mining
19 16 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 74 (4.97%) JIRA
2 28 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 24 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.74%) Subversion
6 10 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.27%) Hudson
10 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.13%) Selenium
11 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.13%) YouTrack
12 1 (0.067%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.067%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.067%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.067%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.067%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.067%) Xcode
General
1 517 (34.74%) Finance
2 181 (12.16%) Marketing
3 140 (9.41%) Banking
4 69 (4.64%) Retail
5 52 (3.49%) Front Office
6 47 (3.16%) Advertising
7 41 (2.76%) Law
7 41 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 39 (2.62%) Investment Banking
9 38 (2.55%) Legal
10 34 (2.28%) Public Sector
11 30 (2.02%) Back Office
11 30 (2.02%) Local Government
12 25 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (1.14%) Mandarin Language
14 14 (0.94%) Publishing
15 12 (0.81%) Games
15 12 (0.81%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.74%) Billing
17 10 (0.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 630 (42.34%) Analyst
2 247 (16.60%) Developer
3 179 (12.03%) Data Analyst
4 90 (6.05%) Support Analyst
5 89 (5.98%) Business Analyst
6 84 (5.65%) SQL Developer
7 67 (4.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 67 (4.50%) Consultant
8 64 (4.30%) Junior
9 63 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 60 (4.03%) Applications Support
10 60 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 59 (3.97%) IT Support
12 53 (3.56%) SQL Analyst
13 48 (3.23%) Service Analyst
14 46 (3.09%) IT Analyst
15 44 (2.96%) Support Engineer
16 43 (2.89%) Report Analyst
17 42 (2.82%) C# Developer
17 42 (2.82%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (9.68%) .NET
2 52 (3.49%) HTML
3 47 (3.16%) ASP.NET
4 38 (2.55%) CSS
5 26 (1.75%) XML
6 21 (1.41%) AngularJS
6 21 (1.41%) WPF
7 20 (1.34%) WinForms
8 18 (1.21%) JSON
9 16 (1.08%) Visualforce
10 14 (0.94%) D3.js
10 14 (0.94%) Google Chart
10 14 (0.94%) MDX
11 12 (0.81%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.81%) Web Services
12 10 (0.67%) Node.js
13 9 (0.60%) jQuery
13 9 (0.60%) Middleware
13 9 (0.60%) REST
14 8 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 360 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (8.94%) Management Information System
3 92 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (3.09%) Social Media
5 33 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 24 (1.61%) Derivative
6 24 (1.61%) NHS
7 23 (1.55%) User Experience
8 22 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 22 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.28%) Hedge funds
10 17 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 17 (1.14%) iPhone
11 16 (1.08%) Reinsurance
12 15 (1.01%) Data Centre
12 15 (1.01%) Driving Licence
13 13 (0.87%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 11 (0.74%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 209 (14.05%) Windows
2 82 (5.51%) Windows 10
3 63 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 63 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 32 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (1.95%) Android
6 18 (1.21%) Linux
7 12 (0.81%) Windows Vista
8 11 (0.74%) Unix
9 10 (0.67%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.20%) VMS
15 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.067%) Solaris
16 1 (0.067%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (26.55%) Business Intelligence
2 295 (19.83%) Analytics
3 239 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
4 215 (14.45%) Problem-Solving
5 213 (14.31%) Project Management
5 213 (14.31%) Visualisation
6 182 (12.23%) Data Analysis
7 163 (10.95%) ETL
8 130 (8.74%) CRM
9 129 (8.67%) Data Management
10 123 (8.27%) Data Visualisation
11 115 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 111 (7.46%) Data Modelling
13 104 (6.99%) ITIL
14 101 (6.79%) Project Delivery
15 100 (6.72%) PRINCE2
16 92 (6.18%) Business Analysis
17 79 (5.31%) Migration
18 78 (5.24%) Decision-Making
19 76 (5.11%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 633 (42.54%) SQL
2 326 (21.91%) VBA
3 159 (10.69%) Python
4 146 (9.81%) C#
5 141 (9.48%) T-SQL
6 105 (7.06%) VB
7 104 (6.99%) R
8 63 (4.23%) Java
9 55 (3.70%) JavaScript
10 53 (3.56%) PowerShell
11 45 (3.02%) C++
12 34 (2.28%) C
13 33 (2.22%) VB.NET
14 29 (1.95%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 20 (1.34%) Apex Code
16 20 (1.34%) Perl
17 17 (1.14%) PHP
18 14 (0.94%) MATLAB
19 8 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 290 (19.49%) Degree
2 33 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 32 (2.15%) PMP
4 20 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.08%) Master's Degree
7 15 (1.01%) DBS Check
7 15 (1.01%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (0.67%) MCP
9 9 (0.60%) APMP
10 8 (0.54%) PhD
11 7 (0.47%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.47%) MBA
12 6 (0.40%) CBAP
12 6 (0.40%) CFA
13 5 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (7.39%) Data Quality
2 80 (5.38%) QA
3 68 (4.57%) PMO
4 59 (3.97%) SLA
5 16 (1.08%) GDPR
6 9 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
7 6 (0.40%) IFRS
7 6 (0.40%) IFRS 9
8 4 (0.27%) NIST
9 3 (0.20%) COBIT
9 3 (0.20%) Section 508
9 3 (0.20%) WAI
9 3 (0.20%) WCAG
10 2 (0.13%) COSO
10 2 (0.13%) EMIR
10 2 (0.13%) MiFID
10 2 (0.13%) P3O
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 100 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 26 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.27%) vSphere
5 3 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.067%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.067%) Docker
6 1 (0.067%) Firmware
6 1 (0.067%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.067%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (4.17%) SCCM
2 16 (1.08%) EnCase
2 16 (1.08%) FTK
3 15 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.20%) Ansible
6 3 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.13%) Terraform
8 1 (0.067%) Graylog
8 1 (0.067%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.067%) Kibana
8 1 (0.067%) Matomo
8 1 (0.067%) OpenView
8 1 (0.067%) OVSD
Vendors
1 642 (43.15%) Microsoft
2 211 (14.18%) Tableau
3 138 (9.27%) Oracle
4 101 (6.79%) Salesforce.com
5 73 (4.91%) Google
6 50 (3.36%) Alteryx
7 48 (3.23%) SAP
8 39 (2.62%) Adobe
9 35 (2.35%) Citrix
9 35 (2.35%) Informatica
10 30 (2.02%) VMware
11 29 (1.95%) ServiceNow
12 26 (1.75%) HP
13 24 (1.61%) IBM
14 22 (1.48%) Apple
14 22 (1.48%) Cognos
15 21 (1.41%) Remedy
16 20 (1.34%) Cisco
16 20 (1.34%) Hyperion
17 17 (1.14%) Bloomberg