Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 94 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 -21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2439 2378 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.24% 3.12% 3.91%
As % of the Applications category 37.84% 35.39% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 1973 2807
London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,625
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.36% +5.67%

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 6445 6719 9033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.55% 8.82% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 5665 7498
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +5 529 £48,000 +1.05% 54
West London -9 120 £40,000 - 14
South London +1 66 £30,000 -16.08% 6
East London -17 18 £45,000 +2.27% 13
North London -21 10 £51,000 +45.71% 1
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 1249 (51.21%) Finance
2 1041 (42.68%) SQL
3 996 (40.84%) Microsoft
4 780 (31.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 777 (31.86%) Analytical Skills
6 600 (24.60%) Microsoft Office
7 591 (24.23%) Analytics
8 540 (22.14%) Degree
9 516 (21.16%) Banking
10 509 (20.87%) SQL Server
11 491 (20.13%) VBA
12 421 (17.26%) Asset Management
13 418 (17.14%) Project Management
14 405 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
15 359 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
16 337 (13.82%) Investment Banking
17 335 (13.74%) Oracle
18 319 (13.08%) Tableau
19 314 (12.87%) Marketing
20 297 (12.18%) Wealth Management
21 294 (12.05%) Retail Banking
22 292 (11.97%) SDLC
23 289 (11.85%) Business Analysis
24 262 (10.74%) Data Modelling
25 261 (10.70%) Windows
26 252 (10.33%) Data Analysis
27 250 (10.25%) JIRA
28 240 (9.84%) MS Visio
29 227 (9.31%) C#
30 219 (8.98%) 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
1 194 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 146 (5.99%) SAS
3 42 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 30 (1.23%) Confluence
5 29 (1.19%) Apache Spark
6 26 (1.07%) IIS
7 21 (0.86%) Skype for Business
8 20 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (0.66%) Documentum
10 15 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (0.41%) Apache
13 10 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.33%) CMS
14 8 (0.33%) Gentran
15 7 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 780 (31.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 600 (24.60%) Microsoft Office
3 240 (9.84%) MS Visio
4 113 (4.63%) Microsoft Project
5 90 (3.69%) Spreadsheet
6 63 (2.58%) SPSS
7 9 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.21%) SPSS Modeler
9 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.16%) Camtasia
10 3 (0.12%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.12%) InDesign
11 2 (0.082%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.041%) Baselight
12 1 (0.041%) EViews
12 1 (0.041%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
2 17 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
2 17 (0.70%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 15 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 15 (0.62%) thinkFolio
4 13 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
5 12 (0.49%) HFM
5 12 (0.49%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 9 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.33%) SAP BPC
8 7 (0.29%) Primavera
9 6 (0.25%) Endur
9 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.25%) Raiser's Edge
9 6 (0.25%) Visualfiles
10 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.21%) ReMetrica
10 5 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 113 (4.63%) Google Analytics
2 80 (3.28%) Office 365
3 62 (2.54%) GitHub
4 54 (2.21%) SaaS
5 42 (1.72%) AdWords
5 42 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
8 11 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
9 10 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
10 9 (0.37%) PaaS
11 8 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.16%) Dropbox
13 4 (0.16%) Google Drive
14 3 (0.12%) Yammer
15 2 (0.082%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 44 (1.80%) Firewall
2 33 (1.35%) Wireless
3 30 (1.23%) DNS
4 29 (1.19%) Internet
4 29 (1.19%) WAN
5 26 (1.07%) DHCP
6 24 (0.98%) LAN
7 23 (0.94%) Intranet
8 22 (0.90%) Skype
8 22 (0.90%) VPN
9 17 (0.70%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.37%) Network Security
11 8 (0.33%) FTP
11 8 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (0.33%) VLAN
12 7 (0.29%) NetScaler
12 7 (0.29%) SAN
13 6 (0.25%) VoIP
14 4 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 219 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 185 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
4 183 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 133 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
6 124 (5.08%) QlikView
7 113 (4.63%) Power BI
8 103 (4.22%) MS Access
9 77 (3.16%) Relational Database
10 58 (2.38%) Big Data
11 54 (2.21%) MySQL
12 53 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 50 (2.05%) Hadoop
14 47 (1.93%) Data Mining
15 39 (1.60%) NoSQL
15 39 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
15 39 (1.60%) Spotfire
16 36 (1.48%) Apache Hive
16 36 (1.48%) Oracle Database
16 36 (1.48%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 250 (10.25%) JIRA
2 61 (2.50%) TeamCity
3 49 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 42 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (1.31%) Selenium
6 21 (0.86%) HP UFT
7 19 (0.78%) Jenkins
8 18 (0.74%) Git (software)
9 15 (0.62%) Artifactory
10 14 (0.57%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 12 (0.49%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.49%) MSTest
13 11 (0.45%) Zephyr
14 8 (0.33%) Rational Functional Tester
14 8 (0.33%) SilkTest
14 8 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
15 7 (0.29%) NUnit
16 5 (0.21%) Bitbucket
16 5 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 1249 (51.21%) Finance
2 516 (21.16%) Banking
3 337 (13.82%) Investment Banking
4 314 (12.87%) Marketing
5 294 (12.05%) Retail Banking
6 140 (5.74%) Retail
7 128 (5.25%) Front Office
8 103 (4.22%) Legal
9 81 (3.32%) Back Office
10 78 (3.20%) Advertising
10 78 (3.20%) Telecoms
11 69 (2.83%) Law
12 54 (2.21%) Financial Institution
13 47 (1.93%) Publishing
14 33 (1.35%) Games
15 29 (1.19%) Manufacturing
16 28 (1.15%) German Language
17 24 (0.98%) Electronics
18 17 (0.70%) Billing
18 17 (0.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1022 (41.90%) Analyst
2 375 (15.38%) Developer
3 260 (10.66%) Business Analyst
4 180 (7.38%) Data Analyst
5 170 (6.97%) Consultant
6 115 (4.72%) SQL Analyst
7 110 (4.51%) Support Analyst
8 97 (3.98%) Service Analyst
9 91 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
10 86 (3.53%) IT Analyst
11 78 (3.20%) Junior
12 77 (3.16%) C# Developer
12 77 (3.16%) Financial Analyst
13 74 (3.03%) SQL Developer
14 67 (2.75%) Project Manager
15 66 (2.71%) Operations Analyst
15 66 (2.71%) Report Analyst
16 63 (2.58%) Risk Analyst
17 58 (2.38%) Administrator
17 58 (2.38%) MIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (7.71%) .NET
2 125 (5.13%) HTML
3 79 (3.24%) CSS
4 73 (2.99%) .NET Framework
5 61 (2.50%) XML
6 57 (2.34%) ASP.NET
7 56 (2.30%) AngularJS
8 52 (2.13%) jQuery
9 44 (1.80%) HTML5
10 33 (1.35%) Web Services
11 30 (1.23%) React
11 30 (1.23%) REST
12 27 (1.11%) Entity Framework
13 26 (1.07%) WPF
14 23 (0.94%) J2EE
14 23 (0.94%) Node.js
15 18 (0.74%) WinForms
16 17 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (0.62%) RESTful
17 15 (0.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 777 (31.86%) Analytical Skills
2 197 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 156 (6.40%) Derivative
4 152 (6.23%) Computer Science
5 142 (5.82%) Equities
6 135 (5.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 117 (4.80%) Credit Risk
8 103 (4.22%) OTC Derivatives
9 87 (3.57%) User Experience
10 85 (3.49%) Fixed Income
11 65 (2.67%) Social Media
12 48 (1.97%) Reference Data
13 44 (1.80%) Fintech
14 43 (1.76%) Hedge funds
15 42 (1.72%) Blackberry
16 38 (1.56%) Data Structures
17 35 (1.44%) Data Centre
18 28 (1.15%) Virtual Team
19 26 (1.07%) NHS
20 25 (1.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 261 (10.70%) Windows
2 101 (4.14%) Linux
3 81 (3.32%) Windows 7
4 73 (2.99%) Unix
5 59 (2.42%) Windows 10
6 39 (1.60%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.70%) Android
10 15 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.29%) Solaris
13 7 (0.29%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.16%) openSUSE
14 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.16%) SUSE
15 2 (0.082%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 591 (24.23%) Analytics
2 421 (17.26%) Asset Management
3 418 (17.14%) Project Management
4 405 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
5 359 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
6 297 (12.18%) Wealth Management
7 292 (11.97%) SDLC
8 289 (11.85%) Business Analysis
9 262 (10.74%) Data Modelling
10 252 (10.33%) Data Analysis
11 204 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 202 (8.28%) ETL
13 194 (7.95%) Visualisation
14 184 (7.54%) Data Analytics
15 172 (7.05%) Time Management
16 160 (6.56%) Mathematics
17 152 (6.23%) PRINCE2
18 148 (6.07%) CRM
19 143 (5.86%) ITIL
20 118 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1041 (42.68%) SQL
2 491 (20.13%) VBA
3 227 (9.31%) C#
4 155 (6.36%) Python
5 119 (4.88%) Java
6 112 (4.59%) JavaScript
7 109 (4.47%) T-SQL
8 90 (3.69%) R
9 89 (3.65%) VB
10 54 (2.21%) C++
11 33 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 31 (1.27%) MATLAB
12 31 (1.27%) PowerShell
13 27 (1.11%) C
14 23 (0.94%) VBScript
15 21 (0.86%) VB.NET
16 13 (0.53%) Scala
17 10 (0.41%) Perl
18 9 (0.37%) Apex Code
19 8 (0.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 540 (22.14%) Degree
2 56 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.64%) ISEB
3 40 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
4 39 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (1.44%) ISTQB
6 30 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 27 (1.11%) PMP
8 25 (1.03%) CISSP
8 25 (1.03%) MBA
9 24 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 22 (0.90%) ACCA
10 22 (0.90%) Security Cleared
11 20 (0.82%) CIMA
12 19 (0.78%) MCSE
13 17 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (0.70%) OCP
13 17 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
14 16 (0.66%) CISA
14 16 (0.66%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (5.90%) QA
2 119 (4.88%) PMO
3 111 (4.55%) Data Quality
4 88 (3.61%) Basel III
5 65 (2.67%) SLA
6 59 (2.42%) MiFID
7 51 (2.09%) EMIR
8 44 (1.80%) Actionable Recommendations
9 41 (1.68%) Dodd-Frank
10 35 (1.44%) GDPR
11 28 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 24 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (0.41%) PCI DSS
14 9 (0.37%) COBIT
14 9 (0.37%) CRD IV
14 9 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
15 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
16 5 (0.21%) NEBOSH
16 5 (0.21%) P3O
17 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 78 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.57%) XenApp
4 12 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.16%) vSphere
7 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.082%) HDFS
9 1 (0.041%) Firmware
9 1 (0.041%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.041%) RACF
9 1 (0.041%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.041%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.041%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (1.03%) SCCM
2 11 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (0.37%) FortiGate
4 8 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (0.33%) Control-M
5 7 (0.29%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (0.21%) Nagios
6 5 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (0.16%) Cacti
7 4 (0.16%) Grafana
7 4 (0.16%) Graphite
7 4 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.082%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.082%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.082%) Puppet
9 1 (0.041%) Ansible
9 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.041%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.041%) Salt
Vendors
1 996 (40.84%) Microsoft
2 335 (13.74%) Oracle
3 319 (13.08%) Tableau
4 150 (6.15%) Google
5 117 (4.80%) SAP
6 81 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
7 55 (2.26%) Cognos
8 52 (2.13%) Adobe
9 45 (1.85%) Cisco
10 41 (1.68%) IBM
11 39 (1.60%) VMware
12 38 (1.56%) Bloomberg
12 38 (1.56%) Reuters
13 36 (1.48%) Citrix
14 35 (1.44%) HP
15 29 (1.19%) Sybase
16 27 (1.11%) FactSet
16 27 (1.11%) Xerox
17 26 (1.07%) iManage
18 25 (1.03%) Sun