Period
to 24 September 2020

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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 163 124 114
Rank change year-on-year -39 -10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 420 1,495 2,089
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.08% 2.68% 3.05%
As % of the Applications category 35.03% 34.64% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 344 1,257 1,731
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% +4.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £44,125 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.31% - -

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 1,199 4,316 5,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.94% 7.73% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 960 3,517 4,665
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.06% +5.33%

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 24 September 2020.

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 24 September 2020. 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 -10 100 £52,500 +10.53% 13
West London +25 22 £37,500 -11.76% 5
North London +29 4 £47,500 +58.33% 1
South London +12 4 £31,000 -22.50% 1
East London -7 2 £76,250 +35.56% 5
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, 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.

1 215 (51.19%) SQL
2 209 (49.76%) Microsoft
3 187 (44.52%) Finance
4 118 (28.10%) VBA
5 112 (26.67%) Analytics
6 105 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 96 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
8 93 (22.14%) Degree
9 87 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
10 83 (19.76%) Power BI
10 83 (19.76%) Power Platform
11 79 (18.81%) Data Analysis
12 78 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
13 75 (17.86%) Python
14 74 (17.62%) Microsoft Office
15 69 (16.43%) SQL Server
16 60 (14.29%) Business Analysis
17 57 (13.57%) Azure
18 54 (12.86%) Scrum
19 48 (11.43%) R
19 48 (11.43%) Tableau
20 46 (10.95%) Front Office
20 46 (10.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 44 (10.48%) Migration
22 43 (10.24%) MS Visio
22 43 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 42 (10.00%) Investment Management
23 42 (10.00%) Asset Management
23 42 (10.00%) ETL

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 23 (5.48%) Confluence
2 12 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.19%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.71%) Apache
5 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.71%) CMS
5 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.71%) SAS
5 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.48%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.24%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 105 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 74 (17.62%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (10.24%) MS Visio
4 24 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
5 22 (5.24%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (3.57%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.48%) EViews
7 2 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.48%) Stata
8 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) Endur
2 4 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.71%) FastStats
3 3 (0.71%) Relativity
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.24%) Maximo
5 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.24%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 83 (19.76%) Power Platform
2 57 (13.57%) Azure
3 21 (5.00%) AWS
4 11 (2.62%) Google Analytics
4 11 (2.62%) SaaS
5 10 (2.38%) GCP
6 8 (1.90%) Office 365
7 7 (1.67%) PowerApps
8 4 (0.95%) Slack
9 3 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.71%) Firebase
9 3 (0.71%) G Suite
10 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.48%) GitHub
10 2 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.48%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.48%) PaaS
10 2 (0.48%) Trello
11 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.57%) Firewall
3 10 (2.38%) DNS
4 8 (1.90%) DHCP
5 7 (1.67%) Wireless
6 6 (1.43%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.19%) FTP
7 5 (1.19%) Network Security
7 5 (1.19%) VoIP
7 5 (1.19%) VPN
7 5 (1.19%) WAN
8 4 (0.95%) LAN
8 4 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.71%) HTTP
9 3 (0.71%) MPLS
10 2 (0.48%) Skype
10 2 (0.48%) VLAN
11 1 (0.24%) 4G
11 1 (0.24%) GPON
11 1 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (19.76%) Power BI
2 69 (16.43%) SQL Server
3 46 (10.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 19 (4.52%) OLAP
9 16 (3.81%) NoSQL
9 16 (3.81%) OLAP Cube
9 16 (3.81%) OLTP
10 15 (3.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (2.62%) MS Access
12 9 (2.14%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.14%) MongoDB
12 9 (2.14%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.90%) BigQuery
14 7 (1.67%) QlikView
15 6 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (9.05%) JIRA
2 11 (2.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.67%) Subversion
3 7 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.19%) RStudio
6 3 (0.71%) Ant
6 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.71%) Maven
6 3 (0.71%) Moq
6 3 (0.71%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.71%) MSTest
6 3 (0.71%) NUnit
7 2 (0.48%) Charles Proxy
7 2 (0.48%) GCC
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.48%) Xcode
8 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.24%) VersionOne
General
1 187 (44.52%) Finance
2 46 (10.95%) Front Office
3 39 (9.29%) Marketing
4 27 (6.43%) Banking
5 23 (5.48%) Retail
5 23 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.81%) Legal
7 13 (3.10%) Law
8 9 (2.14%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.90%) Advertising
9 8 (1.90%) Back Office
10 6 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.43%) Public Sector
11 5 (1.19%) Billing
11 5 (1.19%) Electronics
11 5 (1.19%) Local Government
12 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.95%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.71%) French Language
13 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 145 (34.52%) Analyst
2 96 (22.86%) Developer
3 30 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 30 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 26 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 26 (6.19%) Data Analyst
5 25 (5.95%) Finance Manager
6 24 (5.71%) Analytics Manager
7 21 (5.00%) Head of Analytics
8 20 (4.76%) Head of Finance
8 20 (4.76%) SSIS Developer
9 19 (4.52%) Risk Analyst
9 19 (4.52%) SQL BI Developer
10 18 (4.29%) SQL Server Developer
10 18 (4.29%) Support Engineer
11 17 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
11 17 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
12 16 (3.81%) Azure Developer
12 16 (3.81%) OLAP Developer
12 16 (3.81%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.86%) .NET
2 24 (5.71%) REST
2 24 (5.71%) XML
3 19 (4.52%) JSON
4 17 (4.05%) RESTful
4 17 (4.05%) SOAP
5 15 (3.57%) React
6 13 (3.10%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 10 (2.38%) HTML
8 9 (2.14%) .NET Core
8 9 (2.14%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.14%) WPF
9 7 (1.67%) Pandas
10 6 (1.43%) WCF
11 5 (1.19%) CSS
11 5 (1.19%) Kafka
11 5 (1.19%) Node.js
11 5 (1.19%) SignalR
11 5 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 96 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.29%) Derivative
3 35 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 34 (8.10%) Hedge funds
5 31 (7.38%) OTC Derivatives
6 27 (6.43%) Management Information System
7 18 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.38%) Public Cloud
10 9 (2.14%) Analytical Mindset
11 7 (1.67%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.43%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.19%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.19%) FMCG
13 5 (1.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (1.19%) Reinsurance
13 5 (1.19%) User Experience
13 5 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.43%) Windows
2 15 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 14 (3.33%) Linux
3 14 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 9 (2.14%) Unix
5 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.71%) Android
6 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (26.67%) Analytics
2 87 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (18.81%) Data Analysis
4 78 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
5 60 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 54 (12.86%) Scrum
7 44 (10.48%) Migration
8 42 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 42 (10.00%) ETL
8 42 (10.00%) Investment Management
9 41 (9.76%) Computer Science
10 38 (9.05%) Data Modelling
11 37 (8.81%) Visualisation
12 36 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (8.10%) Fund Management
14 33 (7.86%) Risk Analysis
15 32 (7.62%) Data Analytics
16 31 (7.38%) Performance Attribution
17 30 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 215 (51.19%) SQL
2 118 (28.10%) VBA
3 75 (17.86%) Python
4 48 (11.43%) R
5 39 (9.29%) MATLAB
6 33 (7.86%) C#
7 26 (6.19%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.62%) C++
9 11 (2.62%) Java
10 8 (1.90%) VBScript
11 7 (1.67%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.67%) VB
12 6 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.19%) C
14 4 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.71%) F#
15 3 (0.71%) Perl
15 3 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (22.14%) Degree
2 22 (5.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.10%) Master's Degree
4 12 (2.86%) CISA
5 11 (2.62%) CISM
5 11 (2.62%) CRISC
6 10 (2.38%) CISSP
7 9 (2.14%) A+ Certification
8 8 (1.90%) ISEB
8 8 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.90%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.67%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.43%) CBAP
10 6 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.43%) IIBA
10 6 (1.43%) MCP
10 6 (1.43%) MCSA
11 5 (1.19%) CCNP
11 5 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.19%) QA
2 13 (3.10%) PMO
3 11 (2.62%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.62%) NIST
4 10 (2.38%) GDPR
5 9 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.19%) SLA
8 4 (0.95%) IFRS
9 3 (0.71%) MiFID
10 2 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.24%) COBIT
11 1 (0.24%) EMIR
11 1 (0.24%) GAAP
11 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.24%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.24%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.48%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.24%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.24%) Firmware
4 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.19%) SCCM
2 4 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (0.95%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.24%) Control-M
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 209 (49.76%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.43%) Tableau
3 40 (9.52%) Bloomberg
4 25 (5.95%) Google
5 20 (4.76%) Oracle
6 16 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (3.57%) Autodesk
8 12 (2.86%) HP
8 12 (2.86%) SAP
9 11 (2.62%) Cisco
10 8 (1.90%) Reuters
11 7 (1.67%) Sun
12 5 (1.19%) Apple
12 5 (1.19%) BT
12 5 (1.19%) Cognos
12 5 (1.19%) Meraki
12 5 (1.19%) Remedy
13 4 (0.95%) Aruba
13 4 (0.95%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.95%) SolarWinds