Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 86 86
Rank change year-on-year -26 0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2,067 2,374 2,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.00% 3.49% 3.49%
As % of the Applications category 36.98% 41.61% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,693 1,969 2,394
London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% -3.85%

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 5,589 5,706 8,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.11% 8.38% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,490 4,647 6,782
London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £70,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 0 562 £45,000 -14.29% 69
West London +5 127 £40,000 - 36
South London -5 58 £35,000 -6.67% 5
East London +5 29 £44,750 +22.60% 14
North London -3 6 £43,933 +24.63% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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.

1 915 (44.27%) Finance
2 882 (42.67%) Microsoft
3 804 (38.90%) SQL
4 628 (30.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 528 (25.54%) Microsoft Office
6 495 (23.95%) VBA
7 491 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
8 487 (23.56%) SQL Server
9 456 (22.06%) Degree
10 391 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 377 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
12 333 (16.11%) Project Management
13 326 (15.77%) Analytics
14 316 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
15 270 (13.06%) MS Visio
16 255 (12.34%) Data Analysis
17 254 (12.29%) Windows
18 225 (10.89%) C#
19 220 (10.64%) Tableau
20 213 (10.30%) T-SQL
21 212 (10.26%) Banking
22 197 (9.53%) Visualisation
23 194 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 192 (9.29%) Business Analysis
25 190 (9.19%) Data Modelling
26 184 (8.90%) Marketing
27 183 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
28 180 (8.71%) Oracle
29 178 (8.61%) Power BI
30 177 (8.56%) Management Information System

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 94 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 86 (4.16%) SAS
3 51 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 34 (1.64%) Apache Spark
4 34 (1.64%) Skype for Business
5 33 (1.60%) Confluence
6 27 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
9 15 (0.73%) Apache
10 12 (0.58%) CMS
11 9 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (0.44%) IIS
11 9 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.34%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.29%) WordPress
14 5 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.19%) Gentran
15 4 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 628 (30.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 528 (25.54%) Microsoft Office
3 270 (13.06%) MS Visio
4 158 (7.64%) Microsoft Project
5 82 (3.97%) Spreadsheet
6 38 (1.84%) SPSS
7 19 (0.92%) Acrobat
8 13 (0.63%) Adobe Captivate
8 13 (0.63%) Camtasia
9 7 (0.34%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.24%) EViews
11 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.15%) Gephi
12 3 (0.15%) Stata
13 2 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.097%) InDesign
14 1 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.11%) NetSuite
3 19 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.92%) Infor SunSystems
4 18 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
5 17 (0.82%) Carpe Diem
6 16 (0.77%) Elite 3E
7 11 (0.53%) Relativity
8 10 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (0.48%) thinkFolio
9 9 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
9 9 (0.44%) CA PPM
9 9 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.44%) Ringtail
9 9 (0.44%) SAP BPC
9 9 (0.44%) Summit
9 9 (0.44%) Unica
10 8 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.34%) Sage X3
12 6 (0.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 102 (4.93%) Office 365
2 61 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.18%) Google Analytics
4 41 (1.98%) SaaS
5 22 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (0.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 16 (0.77%) AdWords
7 16 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 11 (0.53%) Slack
9 10 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (0.39%) Trello
11 6 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 6 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
11 6 (0.29%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.24%) Google Attribution 360
12 5 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
13 4 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.84%) Skype
2 34 (1.64%) WAN
3 31 (1.50%) VPN
4 29 (1.40%) LAN
5 28 (1.35%) Firewall
5 28 (1.35%) Internet
6 26 (1.26%) Wireless
7 22 (1.06%) WebEx
8 21 (1.02%) 4G
8 21 (1.02%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.82%) DNS
10 11 (0.53%) FTP
10 11 (0.53%) Network Security
10 11 (0.53%) SMS
10 11 (0.53%) SSL
11 9 (0.44%) Broadband
11 9 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (0.44%) Intranet
12 8 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (0.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (23.56%) SQL Server
2 194 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 178 (8.61%) Power BI
4 173 (8.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 117 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 97 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 95 (4.60%) Relational Database
8 69 (3.34%) Big Data
9 63 (3.05%) MS Access
10 60 (2.90%) NoSQL
11 55 (2.66%) QlikView
12 50 (2.42%) PowerPivot
12 50 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 47 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
14 44 (2.13%) Data Mining
15 40 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
16 38 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
17 36 (1.74%) MySQL
18 31 (1.50%) Hadoop
19 29 (1.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 118 (5.71%) JIRA
2 62 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (2.42%) Visual Studio
4 45 (2.18%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.16%) NUnit
6 20 (0.97%) Subversion
7 13 (0.63%) Selenium
8 11 (0.53%) Axure RP
8 11 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (0.44%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.34%) HP UFT
11 6 (0.29%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.19%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.19%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.19%) RStudio
12 4 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.15%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.15%) MSTest
13 3 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 915 (44.27%) Finance
2 212 (10.26%) Banking
3 184 (8.90%) Marketing
4 153 (7.40%) Front Office
5 117 (5.66%) Retail
6 93 (4.50%) Legal
7 90 (4.35%) Law
8 77 (3.73%) Advertising
9 76 (3.68%) Investment Banking
10 48 (2.32%) Telecoms
11 40 (1.94%) Financial Institution
12 37 (1.79%) Publishing
13 31 (1.50%) Games
14 29 (1.40%) Back Office
15 19 (0.92%) Billing
16 13 (0.63%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.58%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.53%) Electronics
19 10 (0.48%) Spanish Language
20 9 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 831 (40.20%) Analyst
2 378 (18.29%) Developer
3 186 (9.00%) Data Analyst
4 183 (8.85%) Business Analyst
5 115 (5.56%) Consultant
6 106 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 96 (4.64%) C# Developer
7 96 (4.64%) Support Analyst
8 95 (4.60%) Junior
9 86 (4.16%) SQL Developer
10 79 (3.82%) Project Manager
11 72 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
12 67 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 65 (3.14%) SQL Analyst
14 63 (3.05%) Desktop Support
14 63 (3.05%) Excel Analyst
15 61 (2.95%) Financial Analyst
16 53 (2.56%) Support Engineer
17 52 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
18 50 (2.42%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (8.03%) .NET
2 106 (5.13%) XML
3 87 (4.21%) HTML
4 64 (3.10%) CSS
4 64 (3.10%) WCF
5 49 (2.37%) ASP.NET
6 44 (2.13%) Web Services
7 43 (2.08%) .NET Framework
8 37 (1.79%) jQuery
9 36 (1.74%) JSON
10 35 (1.69%) WPF
11 31 (1.50%) WinForms
12 29 (1.40%) Entity Framework
13 24 (1.16%) HTML5
14 23 (1.11%) AngularJS
15 18 (0.87%) XSLT
16 17 (0.82%) D3.js
17 15 (0.73%) Google Chart
17 15 (0.73%) Visualforce
18 14 (0.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 491 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (8.56%) Management Information System
3 174 (8.42%) Computer Science
4 100 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
5 71 (3.43%) Fintech
6 69 (3.34%) Equities
7 53 (2.56%) Hedge funds
8 52 (2.52%) Derivative
9 49 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 48 (2.32%) User Experience
11 45 (2.18%) Fixed Income
12 44 (2.13%) Blackberry
13 35 (1.69%) Data Centre
14 31 (1.50%) Data Structures
15 29 (1.40%) e-Learning
16 24 (1.16%) Mobile App
16 24 (1.16%) PMI
17 22 (1.06%) Reinsurance
18 18 (0.87%) Social Media
19 17 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 254 (12.29%) Windows
2 93 (4.50%) Windows 7
3 84 (4.06%) Windows 10
4 62 (3.00%) Windows Server
5 53 (2.56%) Linux
6 39 (1.89%) Android
7 20 (0.97%) Unix
8 16 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.24%) HPUX
12 5 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.24%) VMS
13 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.097%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.097%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.048%) CentOS
15 1 (0.048%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
3 333 (16.11%) Project Management
4 326 (15.77%) Analytics
5 316 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
6 255 (12.34%) Data Analysis
7 197 (9.53%) Visualisation
8 192 (9.29%) Business Analysis
9 190 (9.19%) Data Modelling
10 183 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 163 (7.89%) Asset Management
12 157 (7.60%) Time Management
13 156 (7.55%) ETL
14 155 (7.50%) ITIL
15 147 (7.11%) PRINCE2
16 143 (6.92%) Mathematics
17 135 (6.53%) Data Management
18 129 (6.24%) CRM
19 125 (6.05%) Change Management
20 118 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 804 (38.90%) SQL
2 495 (23.95%) VBA
3 225 (10.89%) C#
4 213 (10.30%) T-SQL
5 127 (6.14%) Python
6 107 (5.18%) VB
7 103 (4.98%) JavaScript
8 84 (4.06%) Java
9 79 (3.82%) R
10 54 (2.61%) C++
11 53 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 44 (2.13%) MATLAB
13 39 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 39 (1.89%) VB.NET
14 27 (1.31%) C
15 26 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 25 (1.21%) VBScript
17 19 (0.92%) Apex Code
18 11 (0.53%) XPath
19 10 (0.48%) F#
Qualifications
1 456 (22.06%) Degree
2 66 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 46 (2.23%) ISEB
5 43 (2.08%) PMP
6 40 (1.94%) ACCA
7 39 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (1.69%) CIMA
9 24 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
10 21 (1.02%) MCSE
11 19 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (0.82%) PhD
13 15 (0.73%) MCSA
14 14 (0.68%) CCNA
15 13 (0.63%) CAPM
16 12 (0.58%) A+ Certification
16 12 (0.58%) ISTQB
17 11 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 10 (0.48%) MCP
18 10 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (7.40%) Data Quality
2 129 (6.24%) QA
3 106 (5.13%) PMO
4 87 (4.21%) SLA
5 41 (1.98%) GDPR
6 26 (1.26%) Solvency II
7 14 (0.68%) MiFID
8 11 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.48%) IFRS
10 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (0.34%) EMIR
11 7 (0.34%) IFRS 9
12 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 5 (0.24%) GAAP
14 4 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
14 4 (0.19%) CRD IV
14 4 (0.19%) PSD2
15 3 (0.15%) GxP
15 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 2 (0.097%) SEPA
System Software
1 107 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.24%) Docker
5 3 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.15%) vSphere
6 2 (0.097%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.097%) XenApp
7 1 (0.048%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (2.23%) SCCM
2 13 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (0.58%) WSUS
4 7 (0.34%) IBM BigFix
5 6 (0.29%) Perfmon
6 5 (0.24%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.24%) Control-M
7 4 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.15%) FlexNet
8 3 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.097%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.048%) Ansible
10 1 (0.048%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.048%) DameWare
10 1 (0.048%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.048%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.048%) PaperCut
10 1 (0.048%) Puppet
10 1 (0.048%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 882 (42.67%) Microsoft
2 220 (10.64%) Tableau
3 180 (8.71%) Oracle
4 73 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
5 69 (3.34%) SAP
6 64 (3.10%) Adobe
7 60 (2.90%) Cisco
8 57 (2.76%) Google
9 54 (2.61%) iManage
10 49 (2.37%) Cognos
11 34 (1.64%) VMware
12 30 (1.45%) Citrix
13 29 (1.40%) Apple
14 28 (1.35%) Bloomberg
15 27 (1.31%) IBM
16 26 (1.26%) Alteryx
17 24 (1.16%) Reuters
17 24 (1.16%) ServiceNow
18 23 (1.11%) Vertica
19 21 (1.02%) Intapp