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

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 110 85
Rank change year-on-year -18 -25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,547 2,077 2,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.66% 3.01% 3.50%
As % of the Applications category 34.84% 36.62% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,217 1,697 1,979
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.30% +2.67%

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 4,440 5,671 5,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.62% 8.22% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,564 4,550 4,688
London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
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 23 May 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 May 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 -35 363 £50,000 +11.11% 24
West London -27 55 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East London +40 52 £46,500 +3.91% 1
South London -15 31 £38,500 +10.00% 1
North London +13 4 £37,250 -15.21%
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 665 (42.99%) Microsoft
2 627 (40.53%) SQL
3 621 (40.14%) Finance
4 481 (31.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 480 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
6 412 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
7 364 (23.53%) Degree
8 322 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
9 305 (19.72%) VBA
10 304 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
11 286 (18.49%) Analytics
12 271 (17.52%) SQL Server
13 270 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
14 263 (17.00%) Project Management
15 232 (15.00%) Power Platform
16 230 (14.87%) Power BI
17 217 (14.03%) Data Analysis
18 203 (13.12%) Tableau
19 179 (11.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 175 (11.31%) MS Visio
21 173 (11.18%) C#
21 173 (11.18%) Visualisation
22 171 (11.05%) Marketing
23 166 (10.73%) Python
24 158 (10.21%) Banking
25 138 (8.92%) Windows
25 138 (8.92%) .NET
26 135 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 131 (8.47%) ETL
28 127 (8.21%) SharePoint

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
1 127 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.52%) Confluence
3 32 (2.07%) SAS
4 23 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 15 (0.97%) Apache Spark
6 11 (0.71%) CMS
6 11 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (0.71%) Skype for Business
7 10 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (0.58%) IIS
9 8 (0.52%) EPiServer
9 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.39%) WordPress
12 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.26%) Apache
13 4 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 481 (31.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 480 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
3 175 (11.31%) MS Visio
4 122 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
5 34 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
6 26 (1.68%) SPSS
7 9 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.58%) Stata
8 5 (0.32%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.19%) Figma
10 3 (0.19%) InVision
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.13%) Revit
12 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.97%) Temenos T24
3 13 (0.84%) Magento
4 12 (0.78%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
6 9 (0.58%) Distributed Ledger
7 8 (0.52%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.52%) thinkFolio
7 8 (0.52%) Workday HCM
8 7 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.32%) Sprinklr
11 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 232 (15.00%) Power Platform
2 126 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (5.49%) Office 365
4 45 (2.91%) SaaS
5 36 (2.33%) Google Analytics
6 35 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (2.13%) PaaS
8 20 (1.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 17 (1.10%) GitHub
10 13 (0.84%) Azure Stack
11 11 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 9 (0.58%) Basecamp
13 8 (0.52%) Slack
13 8 (0.52%) Trello
14 7 (0.45%) AdWords
14 7 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
15 6 (0.39%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.26%) LAN
2 32 (2.07%) WAN
3 31 (2.00%) VPN
4 29 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 26 (1.68%) Internet
6 25 (1.62%) Firewall
7 17 (1.10%) DNS
8 16 (1.03%) Network Security
8 16 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (0.97%) Ethernet
10 14 (0.90%) Broadband
10 14 (0.90%) Wireless
11 12 (0.78%) DHCP
11 12 (0.78%) VoIP
12 11 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (0.65%) Skype
14 9 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.58%) MPLS
14 9 (0.58%) VLAN
15 8 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (17.52%) SQL Server
2 230 (14.87%) Power BI
3 179 (11.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 135 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 113 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 84 (5.43%) Relational Database
8 66 (4.27%) QlikView
9 64 (4.14%) Big Data
10 40 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 36 (2.33%) MS Access
12 26 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
13 22 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (1.42%) PowerPivot
14 19 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
14 19 (1.23%) Data Mining
15 16 (1.03%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.97%) OLAP
17 14 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
17 14 (0.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (6.79%) JIRA
2 41 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 30 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 16 (1.03%) Subversion
6 8 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.52%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.45%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.39%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.39%) webpack
8 6 (0.39%) WinDbg
9 5 (0.32%) Hudson
10 4 (0.26%) Maven
11 3 (0.19%) Ant
11 3 (0.19%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.19%) MSTest
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.19%) Selenium
12 2 (0.13%) GCC
12 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 621 (40.14%) Finance
2 171 (11.05%) Marketing
3 158 (10.21%) Banking
4 93 (6.01%) Retail
5 65 (4.20%) Front Office
6 61 (3.94%) Advertising
7 56 (3.62%) Legal
8 43 (2.78%) Telecoms
9 33 (2.13%) Back Office
10 32 (2.07%) Investment Banking
10 32 (2.07%) Law
11 27 (1.75%) Financial Institution
12 22 (1.42%) Publishing
13 14 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.71%) Billing
15 10 (0.65%) Electronics
15 10 (0.65%) Mandarin Language
16 8 (0.52%) French Language
17 7 (0.45%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 660 (42.66%) Analyst
2 246 (15.90%) Developer
3 161 (10.41%) Data Analyst
4 147 (9.50%) Business Analyst
5 87 (5.62%) Consultant
6 73 (4.72%) Project Manager
7 72 (4.65%) Support Analyst
8 70 (4.52%) SQL Analyst
9 66 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 65 (4.20%) SQL Developer
11 52 (3.36%) C# Developer
12 51 (3.30%) Applications Support
13 48 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 47 (3.04%) Junior
15 44 (2.84%) IT Analyst
15 44 (2.84%) IT Support
16 40 (2.59%) Excel Developer
16 40 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
16 40 (2.59%) Service Analyst
16 40 (2.59%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (8.92%) .NET
2 60 (3.88%) HTML
3 45 (2.91%) AngularJS
4 40 (2.59%) CSS
5 39 (2.52%) XML
6 35 (2.26%) ASP.NET
7 30 (1.94%) JSON
8 25 (1.62%) .NET Framework
9 21 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (1.29%) WPF
11 17 (1.10%) HTML5
12 16 (1.03%) jQuery
13 13 (0.84%) Natural Language Processing
13 13 (0.84%) React
14 12 (0.78%) Regular Expression
14 12 (0.78%) Web Services
15 11 (0.71%) Middleware
15 11 (0.71%) SOAP
15 11 (0.71%) WinForms
16 10 (0.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 412 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 71 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
4 49 (3.17%) Fintech
5 46 (2.97%) User Experience
6 44 (2.84%) Social Media
7 40 (2.59%) Derivative
8 36 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 34 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.55%) Data Centre
10 24 (1.55%) FMCG
11 22 (1.42%) Algorithms
12 21 (1.36%) Fixed Income
12 21 (1.36%) Reinsurance
13 18 (1.16%) Equities
13 18 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
13 18 (1.16%) Hedge funds
13 18 (1.16%) NHS
13 18 (1.16%) Reference Data
14 15 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 138 (8.92%) Windows
2 51 (3.30%) Linux
3 47 (3.04%) Windows Server
4 43 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 39 (2.52%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.42%) Android
7 21 (1.36%) Unix
8 14 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.19%) CentOS
13 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.19%) VMS
14 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.065%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
2 304 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (18.49%) Analytics
4 270 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
5 263 (17.00%) Project Management
6 217 (14.03%) Data Analysis
7 173 (11.18%) Visualisation
8 131 (8.47%) ETL
9 125 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 120 (7.76%) ITIL
11 112 (7.24%) Data Modelling
12 108 (6.98%) Data Management
13 101 (6.53%) Data Visualisation
14 100 (6.46%) CRM
15 93 (6.01%) Business Analysis
16 92 (5.95%) Decision-Making
17 91 (5.88%) Scrum
18 90 (5.82%) Mathematics
19 88 (5.69%) Computer Science
20 87 (5.62%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 627 (40.53%) SQL
2 305 (19.72%) VBA
3 173 (11.18%) C#
4 166 (10.73%) Python
5 112 (7.24%) T-SQL
6 94 (6.08%) R
7 78 (5.04%) JavaScript
8 59 (3.81%) Java
9 41 (2.65%) C++
10 36 (2.33%) PowerShell
11 35 (2.26%) VB
12 33 (2.13%) C
13 27 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 22 (1.42%) MATLAB
15 21 (1.36%) PL/SQL
16 16 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 14 (0.90%) Perl
18 9 (0.58%) Groovy
19 8 (0.52%) VBScript
20 7 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 364 (23.53%) Degree
2 68 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 31 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 25 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
6 24 (1.55%) PMP
7 18 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 17 (1.10%) PhD
9 15 (0.97%) MBA
10 14 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (0.90%) Master's Degree
11 12 (0.78%) MCSA
12 11 (0.71%) ISEB
12 11 (0.71%) MOS
13 10 (0.65%) CFA
14 9 (0.58%) A+ Certification
15 8 (0.52%) DBS Check
15 8 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 106 (6.85%) QA
3 84 (5.43%) PMO
4 65 (4.20%) SLA
5 29 (1.87%) GDPR
6 9 (0.58%) IFRS
6 9 (0.58%) IFRS 9
7 8 (0.52%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.19%) Basel II
9 3 (0.19%) Basel III
9 3 (0.19%) P3O
10 2 (0.13%) COBIT
10 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.13%) FATCA
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.065%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.065%) EMIR
11 1 (0.065%) Section 508
System Software
1 64 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.32%) XenApp
6 4 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.065%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.065%) Docker
8 1 (0.065%) Firmware
8 1 (0.065%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.065%) vSphere
8 1 (0.065%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (1.49%) SCCM
2 11 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (0.39%) Control-M
3 6 (0.39%) Nagios
3 6 (0.39%) Nessus
3 6 (0.39%) Perfmon
4 5 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.19%) Ansible
5 3 (0.19%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.19%) EnCase
5 3 (0.19%) FTK
5 3 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.065%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.065%) Matomo
7 1 (0.065%) OpenView
Vendors
1 665 (42.99%) Microsoft
2 203 (13.12%) Tableau
3 105 (6.79%) Oracle
4 78 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
5 58 (3.75%) Google
6 55 (3.56%) SAP
7 49 (3.17%) Adobe
8 36 (2.33%) Cisco
9 31 (2.00%) Citrix
10 30 (1.94%) Alteryx
10 30 (1.94%) Apple
11 27 (1.75%) Informatica
11 27 (1.75%) ServiceNow
12 26 (1.68%) Reuters
13 25 (1.62%) Bloomberg
14 24 (1.55%) hybris
15 23 (1.49%) HP
16 22 (1.42%) VMware
17 19 (1.23%) Cognos
18 15 (0.97%) Workday