Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 102 102
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,546 2,102 2,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.85% 3.13% 3.19%
As % of the Applications category 36.08% 36.04% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,287 1,761 1,711
London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +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 4,285 5,832 6,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.91% 8.68% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,491 4,737 4,919
London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -7 425 £48,750 -2.50% 66
West London +4 72 £40,000 -11.11% 33
South London -27 56 £27,500 -35.12% 6
East London +18 34 £57,500 +47.44% 11
North London -12 7 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 718 (46.44%) Microsoft
2 633 (40.94%) SQL
3 536 (34.67%) Finance
4 449 (29.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 412 (26.65%) Microsoft Office
6 374 (24.19%) Business Intelligence
7 346 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
8 334 (21.60%) VBA
9 280 (18.11%) SQL Server
10 277 (17.92%) Degree
11 267 (17.27%) Analytics
12 228 (14.75%) Windows
13 222 (14.36%) Power Platform
14 219 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
15 214 (13.84%) Power BI
16 203 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
17 199 (12.87%) Tableau
18 195 (12.61%) Visualisation
19 190 (12.29%) Project Management
20 165 (10.67%) Python
21 158 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
22 155 (10.03%) Data Analysis
23 154 (9.96%) Banking
24 151 (9.77%) Marketing
25 147 (9.51%) ETL
26 146 (9.44%) T-SQL
27 145 (9.38%) C#
28 144 (9.31%) .NET
29 140 (9.06%) MS Visio
30 139 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 88 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.59%) SAS
3 31 (2.01%) IIS
4 23 (1.49%) Confluence
4 23 (1.49%) Skype for Business
5 19 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 10 (0.65%) WordPress
7 7 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.32%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.19%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.19%) CMS
10 3 (0.19%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.19%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.13%) Apache
11 2 (0.13%) JBoss
11 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 449 (29.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 412 (26.65%) Microsoft Office
3 140 (9.06%) MS Visio
4 82 (5.30%) Microsoft Project
5 55 (3.56%) Spreadsheet
6 23 (1.49%) AutoCAD
7 18 (1.16%) SPSS
8 4 (0.26%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.19%) Sketch
9 3 (0.19%) Stata
10 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.065%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.78%) FastStats
5 8 (0.52%) Magento
6 7 (0.45%) Carpe Diem
7 6 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.39%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.39%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.26%) Elite 3E
9 4 (0.26%) HFM
9 4 (0.26%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (0.26%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.26%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 222 (14.36%) Power Platform
2 137 (8.86%) Office 365
3 95 (6.14%) Azure
4 51 (3.30%) Google Analytics
5 44 (2.85%) SaaS
6 39 (2.52%) AWS
7 29 (1.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 24 (1.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 23 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Flow
13 9 (0.58%) GitHub
14 6 (0.39%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.32%) AdWords
15 5 (0.32%) GCP
15 5 (0.32%) PowerApps
16 4 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
16 4 (0.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
16 4 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.26%) Wireless
2 30 (1.94%) Internet
2 30 (1.94%) LAN
3 28 (1.81%) WAN
4 27 (1.75%) Skype
5 25 (1.62%) VPN
6 23 (1.49%) Firewall
6 23 (1.49%) VoIP
7 21 (1.36%) TCP/IP
8 19 (1.23%) Ethernet
9 16 (1.03%) DNS
10 15 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (0.84%) DHCP
12 12 (0.78%) MPLS
13 11 (0.71%) VLAN
14 10 (0.65%) BGP
14 10 (0.65%) Network Security
14 10 (0.65%) OSPF
15 8 (0.52%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (18.11%) SQL Server
2 214 (13.84%) Power BI
3 158 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
4 139 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 137 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 79 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 75 (4.85%) Relational Database
8 60 (3.88%) QlikView
9 50 (3.23%) MS Access
10 43 (2.78%) Big Data
11 41 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
12 39 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
13 30 (1.94%) OLAP
14 28 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.68%) PowerPivot
16 25 (1.62%) Oracle Database
17 22 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
17 22 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (1.29%) MySQL
19 18 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 70 (4.53%) JIRA
2 37 (2.39%) Visual Studio
3 24 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (1.23%) Subversion
6 13 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (0.45%) Selenium
11 6 (0.39%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.26%) Postman
13 3 (0.19%) GCC
13 3 (0.19%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 2 (0.13%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.13%) Maven
15 1 (0.065%) Dreamweaver
15 1 (0.065%) HP UFT
15 1 (0.065%) Toad
General
1 536 (34.67%) Finance
2 154 (9.96%) Banking
3 151 (9.77%) Marketing
4 64 (4.14%) Front Office
5 60 (3.88%) Law
6 59 (3.82%) Retail
7 56 (3.62%) Legal
8 52 (3.36%) Advertising
9 44 (2.85%) Back Office
10 39 (2.52%) Investment Banking
11 38 (2.46%) Telecoms
12 26 (1.68%) Publishing
13 22 (1.42%) Public Sector
14 17 (1.10%) Billing
14 17 (1.10%) Local Government
15 14 (0.91%) Games
16 13 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.58%) German Language
17 9 (0.58%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 618 (39.97%) Analyst
2 276 (17.85%) Developer
3 192 (12.42%) Data Analyst
4 120 (7.76%) Support Analyst
5 81 (5.24%) IT Support
6 80 (5.17%) Consultant
7 75 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 75 (4.85%) Junior
8 74 (4.79%) SQL Developer
9 63 (4.08%) Applications Support
10 60 (3.88%) Project Manager
11 59 (3.82%) IT Analyst
12 56 (3.62%) Business Analyst
13 50 (3.23%) Service Analyst
14 46 (2.98%) Applications Support Analyst
15 43 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 43 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
15 43 (2.78%) SQL Analyst
16 42 (2.72%) C# Developer
17 40 (2.59%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (9.31%) .NET
2 55 (3.56%) HTML
3 38 (2.46%) ASP.NET
3 38 (2.46%) CSS
4 34 (2.20%) XML
5 30 (1.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 30 (1.94%) Qt
6 22 (1.42%) Visualforce
7 21 (1.36%) WinForms
7 21 (1.36%) WPF
8 18 (1.16%) Web Services
9 15 (0.97%) D3.js
10 14 (0.91%) Google Chart
10 14 (0.91%) MDX
10 14 (0.91%) REST
11 13 (0.84%) AngularJS
11 13 (0.84%) JSON
12 10 (0.65%) Node.js
12 10 (0.65%) SOAP
13 8 (0.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 346 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (8.73%) Management Information System
3 85 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
5 23 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 23 (1.49%) Derivative
5 23 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 22 (1.42%) iPhone
6 22 (1.42%) Social Media
7 21 (1.36%) Blackberry
7 21 (1.36%) Data Centre
7 21 (1.36%) User Experience
8 19 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
9 18 (1.16%) Driving Licence
10 17 (1.10%) Reinsurance
11 15 (0.97%) Equities
12 13 (0.84%) Fat Client
12 13 (0.84%) NHS
12 13 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 228 (14.75%) Windows
2 82 (5.30%) Windows 10
3 67 (4.33%) Windows 7
4 61 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 53 (3.43%) Android
6 29 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (1.29%) Linux
8 19 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.03%) Windows Vista
10 10 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.52%) Unix
12 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.065%) Solaris
14 1 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (24.19%) Business Intelligence
2 267 (17.27%) Analytics
3 219 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
5 195 (12.61%) Visualisation
6 190 (12.29%) Project Management
7 155 (10.03%) Data Analysis
8 147 (9.51%) ETL
9 132 (8.54%) CRM
10 115 (7.44%) Data Visualisation
11 102 (6.60%) Data Management
12 101 (6.53%) ITIL
13 95 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 91 (5.89%) Migration
15 87 (5.63%) Business Analysis
15 87 (5.63%) Data Modelling
16 85 (5.50%) PRINCE2
17 84 (5.43%) Fintech
18 82 (5.30%) Decision-Making
19 81 (5.24%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 633 (40.94%) SQL
2 334 (21.60%) VBA
3 165 (10.67%) Python
4 146 (9.44%) T-SQL
5 145 (9.38%) C#
6 105 (6.79%) VB
7 103 (6.66%) R
8 64 (4.14%) Java
9 62 (4.01%) C++
9 62 (4.01%) PowerShell
10 44 (2.85%) JavaScript
11 40 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 32 (2.07%) VB.NET
13 28 (1.81%) Apex Code
14 27 (1.75%) C
15 21 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 17 (1.10%) VBScript
17 16 (1.03%) Perl
18 14 (0.91%) PHP
19 9 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 277 (17.92%) Degree
2 20 (1.29%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.23%) Master's Degree
3 19 (1.23%) PMP
4 18 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.65%) CCNP
9 9 (0.58%) MCP
10 8 (0.52%) CCDA
10 8 (0.52%) CCDP
10 8 (0.52%) DBS Check
10 8 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.52%) JNCIA
10 8 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.45%) APMP
11 7 (0.45%) MCSA
11 7 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.73%) Data Quality
2 80 (5.17%) QA
3 61 (3.95%) PMO
4 46 (2.98%) SLA
5 25 (1.62%) GDPR
6 11 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.32%) ITGC
9 4 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
9 4 (0.26%) NIST
10 3 (0.19%) COBIT
10 3 (0.19%) IFRS
10 3 (0.19%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.19%) Section 508
10 3 (0.19%) WAI
10 3 (0.19%) WCAG
11 2 (0.13%) COSO
12 1 (0.065%) GAAP
12 1 (0.065%) P3O
12 1 (0.065%) Solvency II
System Software
1 108 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 25 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.45%) XenApp
5 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.19%) vSphere
7 2 (0.13%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.065%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.065%) Docker
8 1 (0.065%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (4.20%) SCCM
2 13 (0.84%) EnCase
2 13 (0.84%) FTK
3 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.39%) Perfmon
6 4 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.19%) Ansible
7 3 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.13%) Terraform
9 1 (0.065%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.065%) Control-M
9 1 (0.065%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.065%) Kibana
9 1 (0.065%) Matomo
9 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.065%) QRadar
Vendors
1 718 (46.44%) Microsoft
2 199 (12.87%) Tableau
3 133 (8.60%) Oracle
4 100 (6.47%) Salesforce.com
5 75 (4.85%) Google
6 44 (2.85%) SAP
7 39 (2.52%) Apple
8 38 (2.46%) Citrix
9 37 (2.39%) Alteryx
10 35 (2.26%) Remedy
11 34 (2.20%) Adobe
12 31 (2.01%) Bloomberg
12 31 (2.01%) Cisco
13 30 (1.94%) HP
14 28 (1.81%) VMware
15 27 (1.75%) Reuters
16 25 (1.62%) ServiceNow
17 23 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
18 21 (1.36%) Autodesk
19 16 (1.03%) Informatica