Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 154 130 126
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 759 1,030 1,579
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.26% 2.57% 2.68%
As % of the Applications category 34.88% 35.74% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 551 863 1,253
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,291 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £83,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%

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 2,176 2,882 4,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.48% 7.20% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,509 2,320 3,662
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,725 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,724 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.45% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 17 May 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 17 May 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 -15 159 £52,500 +8.25% 32
East London +16 21 £40,000 - 15
West London +2 21 £47,500 +11.76% 13
South London +5 16 £27,500 -5.17% 2
North London +25 1 £42,500 +34.92% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 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.

1 321 (42.29%) SQL
2 306 (40.32%) Microsoft
3 304 (40.05%) Finance
4 269 (35.44%) Social Skills
5 221 (29.12%) Analytical Skills
6 219 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
7 202 (26.61%) Power Platform
8 200 (26.35%) Power BI
9 191 (25.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 178 (23.45%) Microsoft Office
11 166 (21.87%) Analytics
12 158 (20.82%) Data Analysis
13 143 (18.84%) Degree
14 141 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
15 136 (17.92%) Python
16 119 (15.68%) Tableau
17 116 (15.28%) Visualisation
18 106 (13.97%) Project Management
19 98 (12.91%) Agile Software Development
20 92 (12.12%) SQL Server
21 84 (11.07%) Marketing
21 84 (11.07%) Decision-Making
22 83 (10.94%) VBA
23 82 (10.80%) MS Visio
23 82 (10.80%) Mathematics
24 78 (10.28%) Data Management
25 76 (10.01%) Migration
26 73 (9.62%) ETL
27 67 (8.83%) Azure
28 66 (8.70%) Data Visualisation

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 42 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.58%) CMS
4 9 (1.19%) Confluence
5 7 (0.92%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.79%) Apache
6 6 (0.79%) Drupal
6 6 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.79%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.53%) SAS
8 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.40%) WordPress
9 2 (0.26%) IIS
9 2 (0.26%) MTS
9 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.13%) Jetty
Applications
1 191 (25.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 178 (23.45%) Microsoft Office
3 82 (10.80%) MS Visio
4 49 (6.46%) Spreadsheet
5 48 (6.32%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (1.19%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.40%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.26%) InDesign
10 1 (0.13%) EViews
10 1 (0.13%) Maya
10 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.84%) NetSuite
3 13 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.92%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.40%) Magento
7 3 (0.40%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.40%) Workfront
8 2 (0.26%) HFM
8 2 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.26%) Sage 300 ERP
8 2 (0.26%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 202 (26.61%) Power Platform
2 67 (8.83%) Azure
3 49 (6.46%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (3.82%) AWS
5 25 (3.29%) SaaS
6 15 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (1.84%) Google Analytics
7 14 (1.84%) PowerApps
8 11 (1.45%) Google Sheets
9 7 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.79%) Google Data Studio
11 5 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.66%) Google Docs
11 5 (0.66%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (0.66%) Veeva
12 4 (0.53%) GCP
12 4 (0.53%) Power Automate
12 4 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.95%) Firewall
2 13 (1.71%) HTTP
3 12 (1.58%) Internet
4 11 (1.45%) FIX Connectivity
5 10 (1.32%) VPN
6 9 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.05%) Skype
8 7 (0.92%) FTP
9 6 (0.79%) DHCP
9 6 (0.79%) DNS
9 6 (0.79%) Intranet
9 6 (0.79%) LAN
9 6 (0.79%) VoIP
10 4 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (0.53%) IPsec
10 4 (0.53%) Wireless
11 3 (0.40%) WAN
12 2 (0.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (26.35%) Power BI
2 119 (15.68%) Tableau
3 92 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 51 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (3.43%) QlikView
8 22 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (2.24%) Relational Database
10 16 (2.11%) Big Data
11 14 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (1.71%) Data Lake
12 13 (1.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 12 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (1.45%) Looker
15 10 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (1.32%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.32%) MS Access
16 8 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (4.08%) JIRA
2 13 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.05%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.26%) Chocolatey
7 2 (0.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.26%) GitLab
7 2 (0.26%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.13%) Gatling
8 1 (0.13%) Gradle
8 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.13%) RStudio
8 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.13%) Subversion
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 304 (40.05%) Finance
2 269 (35.44%) Social Skills
3 221 (29.12%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (11.07%) Marketing
5 63 (8.30%) Organisational Skills
6 62 (8.17%) Banking
7 49 (6.46%) Legal
8 38 (5.01%) Front Office
9 35 (4.61%) Presentation Skills
10 28 (3.69%) Influencing Skills
11 25 (3.29%) Advertising
12 23 (3.03%) Law
13 20 (2.64%) Back Office
14 19 (2.50%) Investment Banking
14 19 (2.50%) Telecoms
15 18 (2.37%) Financial Institution
16 15 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (1.84%) Private Banking
17 14 (1.84%) Retail
18 9 (1.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 342 (45.06%) Analyst
2 134 (17.65%) Data Analyst
3 71 (9.35%) Developer
4 52 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 47 (6.19%) Consultant
6 42 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
7 41 (5.40%) Business Analyst
8 40 (5.27%) Applications Support
9 32 (4.22%) Support Analyst
10 26 (3.43%) Service Analyst
11 25 (3.29%) Project Manager
12 24 (3.16%) Applications Manager
12 24 (3.16%) SQL Analyst
13 20 (2.64%) IT Analyst
13 20 (2.64%) Junior
14 19 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
14 19 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
14 19 (2.50%) SQL Data Analyst
15 18 (2.37%) Applications Support Analyst
15 18 (2.37%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.61%) .NET
2 31 (4.08%) Middleware
3 22 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
3 22 (2.90%) Web Services
4 20 (2.64%) HTML
4 20 (2.64%) XML
5 18 (2.37%) JSON
6 14 (1.84%) RESTful
7 12 (1.58%) COM
8 11 (1.45%) CSS
9 10 (1.32%) REST
10 7 (0.92%) PySpark
11 6 (0.79%) Apache NiFi
11 6 (0.79%) Kafka
12 5 (0.66%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.53%) .NET Core
13 4 (0.53%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.53%) ODBC
13 4 (0.53%) OLE
14 3 (0.40%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.64%) Management Information System
2 33 (4.35%) Derivative
3 27 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (3.29%) Equities
5 23 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 19 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 19 (2.50%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.37%) Cyberthreat
8 16 (2.11%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.98%) Analytical Mindset
9 15 (1.98%) Market Risk
10 14 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (1.71%) FMCG
12 12 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (1.45%) Reinsurance
14 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.05%) CMDB
15 8 (1.05%) User Experience
16 7 (0.92%) Fibre Optics
16 7 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.51%) Windows
2 38 (5.01%) Linux
3 17 (2.24%) Windows 10
4 14 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.58%) Unix
6 9 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.53%) Android
9 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
2 166 (21.87%) Analytics
3 158 (20.82%) Data Analysis
4 141 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
5 116 (15.28%) Visualisation
6 106 (13.97%) Project Management
7 98 (12.91%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (11.07%) Decision-Making
9 82 (10.80%) Mathematics
10 78 (10.28%) Data Management
11 76 (10.01%) Migration
12 73 (9.62%) ETL
13 66 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
14 60 (7.91%) Business Analysis
15 58 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 56 (7.38%) CRM
17 55 (7.25%) ERP
18 52 (6.85%) Data Governance
18 52 (6.85%) ITIL
19 51 (6.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 321 (42.29%) SQL
2 136 (17.92%) Python
3 83 (10.94%) VBA
4 57 (7.51%) C#
5 38 (5.01%) R
6 32 (4.22%) PowerShell
7 25 (3.29%) Java
8 21 (2.77%) T-SQL
9 15 (1.98%) C++
10 14 (1.84%) PL/SQL
11 13 (1.71%) JavaScript
12 10 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (1.19%) VB
14 8 (1.05%) C
15 7 (0.92%) MATLAB
16 6 (0.79%) PHP
17 4 (0.53%) Perl
17 4 (0.53%) Scala
17 4 (0.53%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.26%) F#
Qualifications
1 143 (18.84%) Degree
2 22 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
4 15 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (1.71%) CISSP
6 12 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.45%) ACCA
8 9 (1.19%) CISA
9 8 (1.05%) A+ Certification
9 8 (1.05%) CIMA
9 8 (1.05%) CISM
9 8 (1.05%) MOS
10 7 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (0.79%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.79%) NVQ Level 3
12 5 (0.66%) PhD
12 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.25%) Data Quality
2 45 (5.93%) PMO
3 33 (4.35%) QA
4 32 (4.22%) GDPR
5 25 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (2.64%) COBIT
6 20 (2.64%) PCI DSS
7 19 (2.50%) SLA
8 14 (1.84%) GRC
9 8 (1.05%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.79%) IFRS
11 3 (0.40%) P3O
11 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.13%) Basel III
13 1 (0.13%) EMIR
13 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.13%) MiFID
13 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 24 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.32%) Docker
3 9 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (1.71%) SCCM
2 3 (0.40%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.13%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
3 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 306 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.87%) Google
3 36 (4.74%) Oracle
4 35 (4.61%) ServiceNow
5 24 (3.16%) Bloomberg
6 18 (2.37%) Adobe
6 18 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.11%) SAP
8 13 (1.71%) Fidessa
9 11 (1.45%) Cisco
9 11 (1.45%) Cognos
9 11 (1.45%) Databricks
9 11 (1.45%) VMware
10 10 (1.32%) Citrix
10 10 (1.32%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.19%) Facebook
12 8 (1.05%) Twitter
13 7 (0.92%) Samsung
13 7 (0.92%) Workday
14 6 (0.79%) Red Hat