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

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 94 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2,200 2,577 2,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.09% 3.49% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 37.54% 40.55% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,780 2,016 2,384
London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,746 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,591 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.91% -6.25%

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 5,860 6,355 8,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.23% 8.61% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,654 5,011 6,724
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +7.06% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £72,500
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 July 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 July 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 -9 607 £47,500 -9.52% 67
West London +4 113 £45,000 +12.50% 35
South London +26 79 £35,000 -4.11% 8
East London -7 28 £37,750 -12.72% 18
North London +1 13 £44,750 -12.25% 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 1,008 (45.82%) Finance
2 940 (42.73%) Microsoft
3 852 (38.73%) SQL
4 690 (31.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 582 (26.45%) Microsoft Office
6 550 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 542 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
8 504 (22.91%) VBA
9 464 (21.09%) Degree
10 426 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
11 390 (17.73%) Business Intelligence
12 365 (16.59%) Project Management
13 324 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
14 303 (13.77%) Analytics
15 278 (12.64%) Windows
16 272 (12.36%) MS Visio
17 265 (12.05%) T-SQL
18 261 (11.86%) C#
19 253 (11.50%) Data Analysis
20 237 (10.77%) Banking
21 229 (10.41%) Tableau
22 214 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 206 (9.36%) Data Modelling
24 205 (9.32%) Visualisation
25 193 (8.77%) Business Analysis
25 193 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 187 (8.50%) Marketing
27 182 (8.27%) ETL
28 180 (8.18%) Management Information System
28 180 (8.18%) Power BI

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
1 116 (5.27%) SharePoint
2 85 (3.86%) SAS
3 52 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 34 (1.55%) Skype for Business
5 31 (1.41%) Apache Spark
5 31 (1.41%) Confluence
6 26 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (0.86%) IIS
8 17 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (0.59%) Apache
11 12 (0.55%) CMS
12 11 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.41%) IBM Notes
14 8 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.18%) Gentran
16 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 690 (31.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 582 (26.45%) Microsoft Office
3 272 (12.36%) MS Visio
4 174 (7.91%) Microsoft Project
5 87 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
6 28 (1.27%) SPSS
7 14 (0.64%) Acrobat
8 13 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
8 13 (0.59%) Camtasia
9 8 (0.36%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.23%) EViews
11 5 (0.23%) Stata
12 4 (0.18%) Gephi
12 4 (0.18%) InDesign
13 3 (0.14%) LibreOffice
14 2 (0.091%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.045%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 31 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
3 20 (0.91%) NetSuite
4 16 (0.73%) Relativity
5 15 (0.68%) Infor SunSystems
6 14 (0.64%) Carpe Diem
7 13 (0.59%) Ringtail
8 12 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
9 11 (0.50%) Elite 3E
10 10 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
10 10 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
10 10 (0.45%) Unica
11 9 (0.41%) Summit
12 8 (0.36%) Abakus
12 8 (0.36%) SAP BPC
12 8 (0.36%) thinkFolio
13 7 (0.32%) Concordance
13 7 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
13 7 (0.32%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 120 (5.45%) Office 365
2 67 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.05%) SaaS
4 36 (1.64%) Google Analytics
5 26 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (0.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 17 (0.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 14 (0.64%) Slack
9 10 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
10 9 (0.41%) Trello
11 8 (0.36%) AdWords
11 8 (0.36%) Google Attribution 360
12 7 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
14 5 (0.23%) Mimecast
15 4 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
15 4 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
16 3 (0.14%) Dropbox
16 3 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.73%) WAN
2 36 (1.64%) Skype
3 32 (1.45%) LAN
4 30 (1.36%) VPN
5 29 (1.32%) Firewall
5 29 (1.32%) Internet
5 29 (1.32%) TCP/IP
6 25 (1.14%) WebEx
7 24 (1.09%) DNS
8 19 (0.86%) Network Security
8 19 (0.86%) Wireless
9 15 (0.68%) FTP
10 13 (0.59%) 4G
11 9 (0.41%) Broadband
11 9 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (0.41%) Intranet
11 9 (0.41%) SMS
11 9 (0.41%) SSL
12 8 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (0.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 214 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 193 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 180 (8.18%) Power BI
5 134 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
6 120 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (4.23%) Big Data
7 93 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 72 (3.27%) NoSQL
9 71 (3.23%) MS Access
10 62 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 54 (2.45%) PowerPivot
12 53 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
13 50 (2.27%) QlikView
14 47 (2.14%) Data Mining
15 43 (1.95%) Couchbase
16 35 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
17 33 (1.50%) Hadoop
18 31 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
19 30 (1.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 98 (4.45%) JIRA
2 93 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 66 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 63 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 25 (1.14%) Subversion
6 23 (1.05%) NUnit
7 21 (0.95%) WinDbg
8 15 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (0.50%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.45%) Selenium
11 9 (0.41%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.32%) Maven
13 5 (0.23%) Axure RP
13 5 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.18%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.14%) InstallShield
15 3 (0.14%) SpecFlow
15 3 (0.14%) WebDriver
16 2 (0.091%) Eclipse
General
1 1,008 (45.82%) Finance
2 237 (10.77%) Banking
3 187 (8.50%) Marketing
4 174 (7.91%) Front Office
5 129 (5.86%) Retail
6 120 (5.45%) Legal
7 101 (4.59%) Law
8 95 (4.32%) Investment Banking
9 74 (3.36%) Advertising
10 43 (1.95%) Back Office
10 43 (1.95%) Telecoms
11 42 (1.91%) Financial Institution
12 39 (1.77%) Publishing
13 19 (0.86%) Billing
13 19 (0.86%) Games
14 15 (0.68%) Electronics
14 15 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.50%) Local Government
16 11 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 853 (38.77%) Analyst
2 417 (18.95%) Developer
3 189 (8.59%) Data Analyst
4 167 (7.59%) Business Analyst
5 122 (5.55%) Support Analyst
6 112 (5.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 111 (5.05%) Project Manager
8 108 (4.91%) SQL Developer
9 103 (4.68%) C# Developer
10 100 (4.55%) Consultant
11 98 (4.45%) Junior
12 78 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 71 (3.23%) Applications Support
13 71 (3.23%) Desktop Support
14 70 (3.18%) Systems Analyst
15 68 (3.09%) SQL Analyst
16 64 (2.91%) Financial Analyst
17 60 (2.73%) Support Engineer
18 57 (2.59%) Service Analyst
19 54 (2.45%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (7.41%) .NET
2 131 (5.95%) XML
3 78 (3.55%) WCF
4 72 (3.27%) HTML
5 55 (2.50%) CSS
6 48 (2.18%) Web Services
7 42 (1.91%) ASP.NET
8 41 (1.86%) WPF
9 36 (1.64%) .NET Framework
10 32 (1.45%) Entity Framework
11 30 (1.36%) JSON
12 29 (1.32%) WinForms
13 27 (1.23%) jQuery
14 25 (1.14%) MDX
15 19 (0.86%) XSLT
16 18 (0.82%) COM
17 17 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (0.77%) D3.js
17 17 (0.77%) REST
18 15 (0.68%) Google Chart
Miscellaneous
1 542 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (8.18%) Management Information System
3 178 (8.09%) Computer Science
4 96 (4.36%) Fintech
4 96 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
5 92 (4.18%) Equities
6 65 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 63 (2.86%) Derivative
8 62 (2.82%) Hedge funds
9 53 (2.41%) Fixed Income
10 48 (2.18%) Data Structures
11 39 (1.77%) User Experience
12 38 (1.73%) Blackberry
12 38 (1.73%) Data Centre
13 37 (1.68%) Reinsurance
14 34 (1.55%) e-Learning
15 24 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
15 24 (1.09%) Mobile App
16 21 (0.95%) Social Media
16 21 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 278 (12.64%) Windows
2 88 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 86 (3.91%) Windows Server
4 83 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 56 (2.55%) Linux
6 41 (1.86%) Android
7 29 (1.32%) Unix
8 25 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.23%) HPUX
13 5 (0.23%) pSOS
13 5 (0.23%) VMS
14 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.091%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.091%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.045%) CentOS
16 1 (0.045%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (17.73%) Business Intelligence
3 365 (16.59%) Project Management
4 324 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
5 303 (13.77%) Analytics
6 253 (11.50%) Data Analysis
7 206 (9.36%) Data Modelling
8 205 (9.32%) Visualisation
9 193 (8.77%) Business Analysis
10 182 (8.27%) ETL
11 173 (7.86%) ITIL
12 172 (7.82%) Change Management
13 165 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 165 (7.50%) Time Management
14 150 (6.82%) Asset Management
15 146 (6.64%) Mathematics
16 142 (6.45%) Scrum
17 140 (6.36%) Data Management
18 133 (6.05%) CRM
19 125 (5.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 852 (38.73%) SQL
2 504 (22.91%) VBA
3 265 (12.05%) T-SQL
4 261 (11.86%) C#
5 134 (6.09%) Python
6 95 (4.32%) VB
7 94 (4.27%) Java
8 83 (3.77%) JavaScript
9 76 (3.45%) R
10 70 (3.18%) PowerShell
11 65 (2.95%) C++
12 47 (2.14%) VB.NET
13 46 (2.09%) PL/SQL
14 44 (2.00%) MATLAB
15 34 (1.55%) C
15 34 (1.55%) VBScript
16 32 (1.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 16 (0.73%) Apex Code
17 16 (0.73%) Ruby
18 15 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 464 (21.09%) Degree
2 71 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (1.91%) PMI Certification
4 39 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (1.68%) PMP
6 33 (1.50%) ACCA
7 29 (1.32%) CIMA
8 27 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
9 23 (1.05%) ISEB
10 20 (0.91%) MCSA
11 19 (0.86%) MCSE
12 18 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.77%) CCNA
14 15 (0.68%) MCP
15 13 (0.59%) Security Cleared
16 12 (0.55%) A+ Certification
16 12 (0.55%) ISTQB
17 11 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 10 (0.45%) MOS
18 10 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (7.09%) Data Quality
2 123 (5.59%) PMO
3 114 (5.18%) QA
4 94 (4.27%) SLA
5 57 (2.59%) GDPR
6 18 (0.82%) MiFID
7 14 (0.64%) Solvency II
8 10 (0.45%) EMIR
9 9 (0.41%) IFRS
9 9 (0.41%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.32%) COBIT
10 7 (0.32%) IFRS 9
10 7 (0.32%) SEPA
11 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.23%) TARGET2
13 4 (0.18%) FATCA
13 4 (0.18%) GxP
14 3 (0.14%) GAAP
14 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 107 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.27%) Docker
3 6 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.14%) vSphere
5 3 (0.14%) XenApp
6 2 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.045%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.045%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.045%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (2.55%) SCCM
2 21 (0.95%) Perfmon
3 13 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (0.50%) IBM BigFix
5 9 (0.41%) WSUS
6 8 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.23%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.23%) Ansible
7 5 (0.23%) Control-M
7 5 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.14%) FlexNet
8 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.091%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.045%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.045%) DameWare
10 1 (0.045%) Grafana
10 1 (0.045%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.045%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.045%) Puppet
10 1 (0.045%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 940 (42.73%) Microsoft
2 229 (10.41%) Tableau
3 145 (6.59%) Oracle
4 76 (3.45%) Adobe
4 76 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 73 (3.32%) SAP
6 57 (2.59%) Cisco
6 57 (2.59%) Google
7 53 (2.41%) Bloomberg
7 53 (2.41%) Cognos
8 45 (2.05%) Apple
9 44 (2.00%) Reuters
10 42 (1.91%) iManage
11 33 (1.50%) IBM
12 32 (1.45%) VMware
13 31 (1.41%) Citrix
13 31 (1.41%) ServiceNow
14 29 (1.32%) Alteryx
15 23 (1.05%) Capita
16 21 (0.95%) MicroStrategy