Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 133 110
Rank change year-on-year 0 -23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 837 1,522 2,201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.54% 2.59% 3.06%
As % of the Applications category 37.12% 33.67% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1,247 1,820
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +5.43% -3.16%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,650 £28,650
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%

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 2,255 4,520 5,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.85% 7.68% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 3,657 4,799
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +2 211 £48,500 +2.11% 10
West London +35 46 £42,500 -5.56% 5
South London +4 22 £29,000 -33.33% 2
East London -27 5 £37,500 -17.58% 2
North London -6 1 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 380 (45.40%) Microsoft
2 379 (45.28%) SQL
3 313 (37.40%) Finance
4 274 (32.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 229 (27.36%) Microsoft Office
6 187 (22.34%) VBA
7 186 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 184 (21.98%) Analytics
9 182 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 161 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
11 151 (18.04%) Degree
12 150 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
13 145 (17.32%) Python
14 133 (15.89%) Power BI
14 133 (15.89%) Power Platform
15 122 (14.58%) Project Management
16 121 (14.46%) SQL Server
17 117 (13.98%) Data Analysis
18 101 (12.07%) Business Analysis
18 101 (12.07%) Azure
19 97 (11.59%) Tableau
19 97 (11.59%) MS Visio
20 95 (11.35%) Scrum
21 94 (11.23%) R
22 88 (10.51%) Windows
23 82 (9.80%) Migration
24 79 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 77 (9.20%) Visualisation
26 74 (8.84%) Front Office
27 72 (8.60%) C#

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 43 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.46%) Confluence
3 17 (2.03%) Skype for Business
4 12 (1.43%) SAS
5 9 (1.08%) CMS
6 7 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.84%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.72%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.48%) Apache
8 4 (0.48%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.24%) IIS
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 274 (32.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 229 (27.36%) Microsoft Office
3 97 (11.59%) MS Visio
4 38 (4.54%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (3.35%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.19%) SPSS
7 7 (0.84%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.48%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.48%) Notepad++
8 4 (0.48%) Snagit
9 3 (0.36%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.36%) EViews
10 2 (0.24%) Stata
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.12%) InDesign
11 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.84%) FastStats
3 5 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.36%) Relativity
4 3 (0.36%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.24%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.24%) Endur
5 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.24%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 2 (0.24%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.12%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.12%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 133 (15.89%) Power Platform
2 101 (12.07%) Azure
3 60 (7.17%) Office 365
4 47 (5.62%) AWS
5 22 (2.63%) SaaS
6 18 (2.15%) GCP
7 16 (1.91%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
8 11 (1.31%) GitHub
9 10 (1.19%) Google Analytics
10 9 (1.08%) PaaS
10 9 (1.08%) PowerApps
11 7 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.84%) BrowserStack
11 7 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.84%) IaaS
12 6 (0.72%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
13 5 (0.60%) Trello
13 5 (0.60%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 28 (3.35%) Firewall
2 28 (3.35%) Wireless
3 25 (2.99%) Skype
4 23 (2.75%) DNS
5 18 (2.15%) VoIP
6 17 (2.03%) WAN
6 17 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (1.79%) LAN
8 13 (1.55%) Ethernet
9 11 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (1.31%) DHCP
10 10 (1.19%) Internet
10 10 (1.19%) MPLS
11 9 (1.08%) VLAN
11 9 (1.08%) VPN
12 8 (0.96%) BGP
12 8 (0.96%) Network Security
12 8 (0.96%) OSPF
13 7 (0.84%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (15.89%) Power BI
2 121 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 79 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (4.66%) Relational Database
7 37 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (3.70%) NoSQL
9 19 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 17 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
11 16 (1.91%) Big Data
11 16 (1.91%) MS Access
12 15 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
12 15 (1.79%) MySQL
13 14 (1.67%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (1.43%) PowerPivot
15 10 (1.19%) OLAP
16 9 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 63 (7.53%) JIRA
2 15 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.08%) Subversion
5 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.48%) GCC
8 3 (0.36%) Moq
8 3 (0.36%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.36%) MSTest
8 3 (0.36%) NUnit
9 2 (0.24%) Charles Proxy
9 2 (0.24%) Selenium
9 2 (0.24%) Xcode
10 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.12%) PyCharm
10 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 313 (37.40%) Finance
2 74 (8.84%) Front Office
3 71 (8.48%) Marketing
4 47 (5.62%) Legal
5 43 (5.14%) Retail
6 40 (4.78%) Banking
7 32 (3.82%) Law
7 32 (3.82%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.79%) Advertising
9 14 (1.67%) Back Office
10 13 (1.55%) Billing
10 13 (1.55%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.31%) Public Sector
12 6 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.72%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.60%) Games
14 4 (0.48%) German Language
14 4 (0.48%) Local Government
15 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 324 (38.71%) Analyst
2 115 (13.74%) Developer
3 65 (7.77%) Data Analyst
4 64 (7.65%) Business Analyst
5 53 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 51 (6.09%) Support Analyst
7 45 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
8 44 (5.26%) Analytics Manager
8 44 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 41 (4.90%) SQL Analyst
10 39 (4.66%) IT Analyst
11 35 (4.18%) Support Engineer
12 29 (3.46%) Applications Support
13 28 (3.35%) Finance Manager
14 27 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 26 (3.11%) SSIS Developer
16 25 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 25 (2.99%) Consultant
17 22 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
17 22 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (8.36%) .NET
2 33 (3.94%) XML
3 29 (3.46%) REST
4 26 (3.11%) HTML
5 21 (2.51%) CSS
5 21 (2.51%) SOAP
6 20 (2.39%) .NET Core
6 20 (2.39%) JSON
7 19 (2.27%) WPF
8 13 (1.55%) AngularJS
8 13 (1.55%) React
9 11 (1.31%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.31%) MDX
10 10 (1.19%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.96%) NumPy
11 8 (0.96%) Pandas
12 7 (0.84%) OAuth
12 7 (0.84%) WCF
13 6 (0.72%) Kafka
13 6 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 186 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 55 (6.57%) Fixed Income
4 51 (6.09%) Derivative
5 43 (5.14%) Hedge funds
6 38 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
7 37 (4.42%) Video Conferencing
8 36 (4.30%) OTC Derivatives
9 24 (2.87%) Data Centre
10 20 (2.39%) Public Cloud
10 20 (2.39%) User Experience
11 15 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
13 12 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.19%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.19%) FMCG
14 10 (1.19%) iPhone
15 9 (1.08%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.72%) Social Media
16 6 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (10.51%) Windows
2 38 (4.54%) Linux
3 32 (3.82%) Windows 10
4 23 (2.75%) Windows 7
5 20 (2.39%) Android
6 16 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.19%) Unix
9 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (21.98%) Analytics
2 182 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
4 150 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
5 122 (14.58%) Project Management
6 117 (13.98%) Data Analysis
7 101 (12.07%) Business Analysis
8 95 (11.35%) Scrum
9 82 (9.80%) Migration
10 77 (9.20%) Visualisation
11 65 (7.77%) CRM
12 61 (7.29%) ETL
13 60 (7.17%) Investment Management
13 60 (7.17%) Project Delivery
14 57 (6.81%) Time Management
15 55 (6.57%) Computer Science
15 55 (6.57%) Decision-Making
15 55 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 53 (6.33%) Data Modelling
17 49 (5.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 379 (45.28%) SQL
2 187 (22.34%) VBA
3 145 (17.32%) Python
4 94 (11.23%) R
5 72 (8.60%) C#
6 40 (4.78%) MATLAB
7 38 (4.54%) PowerShell
8 26 (3.11%) T-SQL
9 25 (2.99%) VB
10 20 (2.39%) Java
11 19 (2.27%) C++
12 18 (2.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 17 (2.03%) JavaScript
14 11 (1.31%) PHP
14 11 (1.31%) VBScript
15 8 (0.96%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.84%) C
17 5 (0.60%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
19 2 (0.24%) XAML
Qualifications
1 151 (18.04%) Degree
2 31 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.67%) A+ Certification
5 14 (1.67%) CBAP
5 14 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.67%) IIBA
6 13 (1.55%) ISEB
7 12 (1.43%) CCNP
7 12 (1.43%) CISA
7 12 (1.43%) CISM
7 12 (1.43%) CISSP
7 12 (1.43%) CRISC
7 12 (1.43%) MCSA
8 11 (1.31%) Master's Degree
8 11 (1.31%) PMP
9 10 (1.19%) MOS
9 10 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.66%) PMO
2 36 (4.30%) QA
3 35 (4.18%) Data Quality
4 19 (2.27%) SLA
5 14 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (1.43%) NIST
7 10 (1.19%) GDPR
8 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.60%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.36%) Basel III
11 2 (0.24%) Basel II
11 2 (0.24%) COBIT
11 2 (0.24%) EMIR
11 2 (0.24%) MiFID
12 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.84%) Xen
6 2 (0.24%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.12%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (2.27%) SCCM
2 6 (0.72%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 380 (45.40%) Microsoft
2 97 (11.59%) Tableau
3 67 (8.00%) Bloomberg
4 36 (4.30%) Cisco
5 33 (3.94%) Google
5 33 (3.94%) Oracle
6 30 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
7 29 (3.46%) SAP
8 25 (2.99%) Reuters
9 21 (2.51%) Apple
10 16 (1.91%) Avaya
10 16 (1.91%) VMware
11 15 (1.79%) Citrix
11 15 (1.79%) HP
11 15 (1.79%) Remedy
12 12 (1.43%) Adobe
13 8 (0.96%) AirMagnet
13 8 (0.96%) Huawei
13 8 (0.96%) Juniper
13 8 (0.96%) Meraki