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

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 158 124
Rank change year-on-year +24 -34 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,336 419 1,517
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.67% 2.17% 2.77%
As % of the Applications category 36.13% 36.18% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 953 342 1,256
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,063 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £82,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £109,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 3,698 1,158 4,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.39% 5.99% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,517 963 3,490
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,300 £26,250
25th Percentile £39,250 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% -2.17%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -6.25%

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 October 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 October 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 +42 263 £55,000 +4.76% 56
West London -23 82 £50,000 +37.93% 24
South London -7 23 £43,313 +39.72% 4
North London -3 17 £47,500 - 3
East London -6 15 £43,682 -42.71% 19
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 556 (41.62%) Microsoft
2 555 (41.54%) SQL
3 509 (38.10%) Finance
4 450 (33.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 430 (32.19%) Social Skills
6 419 (31.36%) Business Intelligence
7 389 (29.12%) Analytical Skills
8 385 (28.82%) Power Platform
9 383 (28.67%) Power BI
10 308 (23.05%) Microsoft Office
11 283 (21.18%) Analytics
12 225 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
13 221 (16.54%) SQL Server
13 221 (16.54%) Degree
14 215 (16.09%) Tableau
15 211 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
16 205 (15.34%) Python
17 203 (15.19%) Project Management
18 194 (14.52%) Visualisation
19 193 (14.45%) ETL
20 158 (11.83%) Data Analysis
21 141 (10.55%) MS Visio
21 141 (10.55%) Marketing
22 140 (10.48%) Management Information System
23 138 (10.33%) Azure
24 133 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 132 (9.88%) Mathematics
26 130 (9.73%) VBA
27 126 (9.43%) Data Modelling
28 125 (9.36%) 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 96 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.47%) Confluence
3 27 (2.02%) CMS
4 20 (1.50%) SAS
5 13 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.60%) Drupal
7 7 (0.52%) Joomla!
8 6 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (0.45%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.37%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.37%) IIS
10 3 (0.22%) FileNet
10 3 (0.22%) Papyrus
11 2 (0.15%) Jetty
11 2 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 450 (33.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 308 (23.05%) Microsoft Office
3 141 (10.55%) MS Visio
4 60 (4.49%) Microsoft Project
5 50 (3.74%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.82%) AutoCAD
7 9 (0.67%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.60%) SPSS
9 7 (0.52%) Revit
10 6 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.37%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle Smart View
13 3 (0.22%) InDesign
13 3 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.22%) Stata
14 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.15%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.075%) Adobe XD
15 1 (0.075%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 33 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.20%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 12 (0.90%) Primavera
4 9 (0.67%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.52%) Maximo
7 6 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.30%) SAP PP
10 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.22%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.15%) Magento
11 2 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 385 (28.82%) Power Platform
2 138 (10.33%) Azure
3 63 (4.72%) Microsoft 365
4 62 (4.64%) AWS
5 41 (3.07%) SaaS
6 34 (2.54%) GCP
7 27 (2.02%) Google Analytics
8 25 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
9 21 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
10 20 (1.50%) Google Sheets
11 18 (1.35%) PowerApps
11 18 (1.35%) Snowflake
12 15 (1.12%) Google Data Studio
13 13 (0.97%) Serverless
14 11 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (0.82%) AWS Step Functions
14 11 (0.82%) GitHub
14 11 (0.82%) Power Automate
15 10 (0.75%) OneDrive
16 9 (0.67%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.95%) VPN
2 21 (1.57%) Firewall
3 14 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.97%) DNS
4 13 (0.97%) Internet
4 13 (0.97%) Intranet
4 13 (0.97%) LAN
5 12 (0.90%) Skype
6 11 (0.82%) FTP
7 10 (0.75%) WebEx
8 9 (0.67%) DHCP
8 9 (0.67%) IPsec
8 9 (0.67%) WAN
9 5 (0.37%) HTTP
9 5 (0.37%) Network Security
9 5 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (0.37%) VoIP
9 5 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.30%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (28.67%) Power BI
2 221 (16.54%) SQL Server
3 215 (16.09%) Tableau
4 133 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 124 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
6 98 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 77 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 48 (3.59%) Relational Database
9 42 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
10 32 (2.40%) Power Query
11 28 (2.10%) Data Mining
12 24 (1.80%) Big Data
12 24 (1.80%) Looker
13 20 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
14 19 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (1.35%) NoSQL
15 18 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (1.27%) Hadoop
17 16 (1.20%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 93 (6.96%) JIRA
2 10 (0.75%) Subversion
2 10 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.52%) LSMW
4 7 (0.52%) WinDbg
5 6 (0.45%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.45%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.30%) GitLab
6 4 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.22%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.22%) Toad
8 2 (0.15%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.15%) Gradle
9 1 (0.075%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.075%) Selenium
9 1 (0.075%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 509 (38.10%) Finance
2 430 (32.19%) Social Skills
3 389 (29.12%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (10.55%) Marketing
5 109 (8.16%) Retail
6 107 (8.01%) Presentation Skills
7 95 (7.11%) Organisational Skills
8 92 (6.89%) Banking
9 69 (5.16%) Advertising
10 65 (4.87%) Legal
11 40 (2.99%) Law
12 33 (2.47%) Front Office
13 32 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 30 (2.25%) Back Office
15 27 (2.02%) Influencing Skills
15 27 (2.02%) Manufacturing
16 26 (1.95%) Investment Banking
17 21 (1.57%) Billing
18 18 (1.35%) Financial Institution
18 18 (1.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 538 (40.27%) Analyst
2 224 (16.77%) Data Analyst
3 143 (10.70%) Developer
4 81 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 61 (4.57%) SQL Analyst
6 60 (4.49%) Business Analyst
7 54 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
8 51 (3.82%) SQL Data Analyst
9 48 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 47 (3.52%) Consultant
11 44 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 42 (3.14%) Support Analyst
13 40 (2.99%) SQL Developer
14 35 (2.62%) Data Engineer
15 34 (2.54%) Excel Analyst
15 34 (2.54%) Service Analyst
16 33 (2.47%) Insight Analyst
17 31 (2.32%) Junior
18 30 (2.25%) SSIS Analyst
19 29 (2.17%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (5.01%) HTML
2 41 (3.07%) .NET
3 39 (2.92%) JSON
4 26 (1.95%) XML
5 20 (1.50%) COM
6 18 (1.35%) CSS
7 15 (1.12%) Middleware
7 15 (1.12%) REST
7 15 (1.12%) Web Services
8 12 (0.90%) Kafka
9 11 (0.82%) OLE
10 10 (0.75%) ODBC
11 9 (0.67%) HTML5
12 8 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 8 (0.60%) ASP.NET
13 7 (0.52%) RESTful
13 7 (0.52%) SAP Smart Forms
14 6 (0.45%) PySpark
14 6 (0.45%) Velocity
15 5 (0.37%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 140 (10.48%) Management Information System
2 56 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (2.92%) Derivative
4 27 (2.02%) Digital Media
5 24 (1.80%) User Experience
6 23 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 23 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
9 19 (1.42%) Reinsurance
10 18 (1.35%) Fixed Income
10 18 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (1.27%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.27%) Social Media
12 16 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.20%) Taxonomies
13 14 (1.05%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.97%) Mobile App
15 12 (0.90%) Equities
16 11 (0.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 70 (5.24%) Windows
2 30 (2.25%) Windows 10
3 26 (1.95%) Windows Server
4 22 (1.65%) Linux
5 17 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 14 (1.05%) Android
7 11 (0.82%) Unix
8 10 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.075%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (31.36%) Business Intelligence
2 283 (21.18%) Analytics
3 225 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
4 211 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 203 (15.19%) Project Management
6 194 (14.52%) Visualisation
7 193 (14.45%) ETL
8 158 (11.83%) Data Analysis
9 132 (9.88%) Mathematics
10 126 (9.43%) Data Modelling
11 125 (9.36%) Data Visualisation
12 123 (9.21%) Decision-Making
13 120 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 117 (8.76%) Data Management
15 110 (8.23%) Requirements Gathering
16 99 (7.41%) Change Management
17 92 (6.89%) CRM
18 90 (6.74%) Service Delivery
19 88 (6.59%) Business Analysis
20 80 (5.99%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 555 (41.54%) SQL
2 205 (15.34%) Python
3 130 (9.73%) VBA
4 84 (6.29%) R
5 82 (6.14%) C#
6 57 (4.27%) T-SQL
7 56 (4.19%) JavaScript
8 53 (3.97%) PowerShell
9 37 (2.77%) Java
10 34 (2.54%) C++
11 28 (2.10%) C
12 25 (1.87%) VB
13 24 (1.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 14 (1.05%) PHP
15 12 (0.90%) MATLAB
15 12 (0.90%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.67%) VBScript
17 8 (0.60%) Scala
18 7 (0.52%) ABAP
18 7 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 221 (16.54%) Degree
2 37 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.65%) PMP
4 20 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
5 17 (1.27%) ACCA
5 17 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 15 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.05%) CIMA
8 13 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (0.75%) MCP
10 9 (0.67%) MCSA
11 8 (0.60%) ISEB
11 8 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.52%) APMP
12 7 (0.52%) MCITP
12 7 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (0.45%) Master's Degree
14 5 (0.37%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.83%) Data Quality
2 58 (4.34%) GDPR
2 58 (4.34%) PMO
3 53 (3.97%) QA
4 44 (3.29%) SLA
5 28 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.05%) GRC
6 14 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 14 (1.05%) Solvency II
7 13 (0.97%) COBIT
8 8 (0.60%) IFRS
8 8 (0.60%) NIST
9 6 (0.45%) CDISC
9 6 (0.45%) MiFID
10 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.30%) P3O
12 3 (0.22%) AIFMD
12 3 (0.22%) EMIR
12 3 (0.22%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.05%) Docker
3 10 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.15%) vSphere
7 1 (0.075%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (1.12%) SCCM
2 8 (0.60%) Terraform
3 7 (0.52%) Perfmon
4 5 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (0.37%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.22%) Control-M
5 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.15%) MOM
6 2 (0.15%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.075%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.075%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 556 (41.62%) Microsoft
2 80 (5.99%) Google
3 75 (5.61%) Oracle
4 64 (4.79%) SAP
5 47 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (2.92%) ServiceNow
7 34 (2.54%) Adobe
8 30 (2.25%) Apple
9 25 (1.87%) DoubleClick
10 24 (1.80%) Alteryx
10 24 (1.80%) Bloomberg
10 24 (1.80%) Cisco
11 21 (1.57%) IBM
12 17 (1.27%) HP
12 17 (1.27%) Reuters
13 16 (1.20%) Sony
14 15 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
14 15 (1.12%) Workday
15 14 (1.05%) Cognos
16 13 (0.97%) PeopleSoft