Period
to 24 July 2021

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 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 140 133
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,044 729 1,487
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.32% 2.48% 2.58%
As % of the Applications category 34.66% 36.93% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 731 591 1,210
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £71,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £97,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3,012 1,974 4,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.69% 6.71% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,960 1,564 3,625
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,575 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £64,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,125 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +2.63%

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 July 2021.

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 July 2021. 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 +6 209 £52,500 +7.14% 56
West London -15 52 £50,000 +17.65% 15
South London -1 25 £43,313 +49.35% 5
East London +18 17 £43,682 +16.49% 16
North London +15 1 £42,500 +34.92% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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.

1 473 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 456 (43.68%) SQL
3 422 (40.42%) Finance
4 345 (33.05%) Business Intelligence
5 339 (32.47%) Social Skills
6 336 (32.18%) Analytical Skills
7 324 (31.03%) Power Platform
8 322 (30.84%) Power BI
9 303 (29.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 237 (22.70%) Microsoft Office
11 229 (21.93%) Analytics
12 189 (18.10%) Degree
13 186 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
14 181 (17.34%) Tableau
15 179 (17.15%) Python
16 175 (16.76%) Visualisation
17 162 (15.52%) Data Analysis
18 157 (15.04%) Project Management
19 155 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
20 138 (13.22%) SQL Server
21 137 (13.12%) ETL
22 124 (11.88%) Mathematics
23 122 (11.69%) VBA
24 120 (11.49%) Marketing
25 114 (10.92%) Decision-Making
26 111 (10.63%) Azure
27 106 (10.15%) Data Management
28 105 (10.06%) MS Visio
29 102 (9.77%) Data Visualisation
30 95 (9.10%) Data Quality

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 74 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.82%) Confluence
3 17 (1.63%) CMS
4 9 (0.86%) Drupal
4 9 (0.86%) MS Exchange
5 8 (0.77%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.67%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.38%) SAS
8 3 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.29%) IIS
8 3 (0.29%) Jetty
8 3 (0.29%) WordPress
9 2 (0.19%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.19%) Kentico
9 2 (0.19%) MTS
9 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 303 (29.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 237 (22.70%) Microsoft Office
3 105 (10.06%) MS Visio
4 64 (6.13%) Spreadsheet
5 37 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.38%) Revit
9 3 (0.29%) InDesign
10 2 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.19%) SPSS
11 1 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.096%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.096%) EViews
11 1 (0.096%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 24 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (0.86%) Oracle Cash Management
4 8 (0.77%) Primavera
4 8 (0.77%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.48%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.38%) Magento
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (0.38%) SAP PP
8 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.29%) Sage 1000
8 3 (0.29%) Sage 300 ERP
8 3 (0.29%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 324 (31.03%) Power Platform
2 111 (10.63%) Azure
3 54 (5.17%) AWS
4 44 (4.21%) Microsoft 365
5 37 (3.54%) SaaS
6 20 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
6 20 (1.92%) GCP
7 18 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
7 18 (1.72%) Google Analytics
7 18 (1.72%) PowerApps
8 17 (1.63%) Google Sheets
8 17 (1.63%) Snowflake
9 9 (0.86%) Collibra
9 9 (0.86%) Power Automate
10 8 (0.77%) Fivetran
10 8 (0.77%) Google Data Studio
10 8 (0.77%) PaaS
11 7 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (0.67%) GitHub
11 7 (0.67%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.30%) Firewall
2 17 (1.63%) VPN
3 14 (1.34%) FTP
3 14 (1.34%) Internet
4 12 (1.15%) Skype
5 8 (0.77%) DNS
5 8 (0.77%) HTTP
5 8 (0.77%) Intranet
5 8 (0.77%) IPsec
6 6 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (0.57%) DHCP
6 6 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (0.57%) LAN
6 6 (0.57%) WebEx
7 5 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (0.48%) VoIP
8 3 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (30.84%) Power BI
2 181 (17.34%) Tableau
3 138 (13.22%) SQL Server
4 94 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (5.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 45 (4.31%) Relational Database
9 31 (2.97%) Data Mining
10 30 (2.87%) Big Data
11 22 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 20 (1.92%) QlikView
14 18 (1.72%) NoSQL
15 14 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
15 14 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (1.25%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.25%) MS Access
17 12 (1.15%) DB2
17 12 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (4.89%) JIRA
2 10 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (0.96%) TeamCity
3 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (0.67%) Subversion
5 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.38%) LSMW
6 4 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.29%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.29%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.29%) Gradle
7 3 (0.29%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.19%) GitLab
8 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.096%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.096%) RStudio
9 1 (0.096%) Selenium
9 1 (0.096%) SpecFlow
General
1 422 (40.42%) Finance
2 339 (32.47%) Social Skills
3 336 (32.18%) Analytical Skills
4 120 (11.49%) Marketing
5 92 (8.81%) Organisational Skills
6 82 (7.85%) Banking
7 81 (7.76%) Presentation Skills
8 63 (6.03%) Legal
9 53 (5.08%) Retail
10 41 (3.93%) Advertising
11 34 (3.26%) Front Office
11 34 (3.26%) Influencing Skills
12 31 (2.97%) Financial Institution
13 28 (2.68%) Law
14 27 (2.59%) Investment Banking
15 25 (2.39%) Back Office
16 22 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (1.92%) Telecoms
18 19 (1.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 18 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 448 (42.91%) Analyst
2 185 (17.72%) Data Analyst
3 120 (11.49%) Developer
4 56 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 52 (4.98%) Consultant
6 51 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
7 47 (4.50%) Business Analyst
8 46 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 44 (4.21%) SQL Analyst
10 39 (3.74%) Project Manager
10 39 (3.74%) SQL Data Analyst
11 37 (3.54%) Applications Support
12 35 (3.35%) Support Analyst
13 31 (2.97%) Excel Analyst
14 27 (2.59%) Service Analyst
15 22 (2.11%) Financial Analyst
16 21 (2.01%) Applications Support Analyst
16 21 (2.01%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
16 21 (2.01%) Insight Analyst
17 19 (1.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.83%) .NET
2 34 (3.26%) HTML
3 28 (2.68%) JSON
3 28 (2.68%) Middleware
4 19 (1.82%) Web Services
5 17 (1.63%) COM
6 16 (1.53%) REST
7 15 (1.44%) XML
8 13 (1.25%) CSS
9 10 (0.96%) Kafka
10 9 (0.86%) RESTful
11 8 (0.77%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.77%) ODBC
11 8 (0.77%) PySpark
12 7 (0.67%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (0.57%) OLE
14 5 (0.48%) .NET Core
14 5 (0.48%) Node.js
14 5 (0.48%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 88 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 45 (4.31%) Derivative
3 39 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (2.30%) Fixed Income
6 23 (2.20%) Analytical Mindset
7 21 (2.01%) Equities
8 20 (1.92%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 19 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
10 18 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
10 18 (1.72%) Reinsurance
11 17 (1.63%) User Experience
12 16 (1.53%) Market Risk
13 14 (1.34%) Digital Media
13 14 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.34%) FMCG
13 14 (1.34%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.15%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.96%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 61 (5.84%) Windows
2 23 (2.20%) Linux
3 22 (2.11%) Windows 10
4 21 (2.01%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.53%) Unix
6 14 (1.34%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.77%) Android
9 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.096%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (33.05%) Business Intelligence
2 229 (21.93%) Analytics
3 186 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
4 175 (16.76%) Visualisation
5 162 (15.52%) Data Analysis
6 157 (15.04%) Project Management
7 155 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
8 137 (13.12%) ETL
9 124 (11.88%) Mathematics
10 114 (10.92%) Decision-Making
11 106 (10.15%) Data Management
12 102 (9.77%) Data Visualisation
13 93 (8.91%) Data Modelling
14 85 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 80 (7.66%) Business Analysis
16 72 (6.90%) Migration
17 71 (6.80%) Service Delivery
18 70 (6.70%) CRM
18 70 (6.70%) Data Governance
19 68 (6.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 456 (43.68%) SQL
2 179 (17.15%) Python
3 122 (11.69%) VBA
4 62 (5.94%) C#
5 53 (5.08%) R
6 51 (4.89%) PowerShell
7 41 (3.93%) Java
8 31 (2.97%) T-SQL
9 26 (2.49%) C++
9 26 (2.49%) JavaScript
10 15 (1.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 15 (1.44%) VB
11 14 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.15%) MATLAB
13 10 (0.96%) PHP
14 9 (0.86%) C
15 8 (0.77%) Scala
16 7 (0.67%) LookML
17 5 (0.48%) Groovy
17 5 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 189 (18.10%) Degree
2 34 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
4 16 (1.53%) PMP
5 15 (1.44%) ACCA
6 14 (1.34%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.05%) CISSP
8 11 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.96%) CIMA
9 10 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.67%) A+ Certification
11 6 (0.57%) ISEB
11 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.48%) AAT
12 5 (0.48%) CBAP
12 5 (0.48%) MOS
12 5 (0.48%) NVQ Level 3
12 5 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (9.10%) Data Quality
2 57 (5.46%) GDPR
3 46 (4.41%) PMO
4 36 (3.45%) SLA
5 34 (3.26%) QA
6 28 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (2.01%) PCI DSS
8 20 (1.92%) COBIT
9 13 (1.25%) GRC
10 12 (1.15%) Solvency II
11 9 (0.86%) IFRS
12 7 (0.67%) NIST
13 5 (0.48%) MiFID
14 3 (0.29%) AIFMD
14 3 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
14 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (0.19%) EMIR
16 1 (0.096%) Basel III
16 1 (0.096%) PMBOK
System Software
1 22 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.72%) Docker
3 9 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.25%) SCCM
2 7 (0.67%) Terraform
3 5 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.29%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.19%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.096%) SCOM
Vendors
1 473 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.36%) Oracle
3 52 (4.98%) Google
4 42 (4.02%) ServiceNow
5 40 (3.83%) SAP
6 26 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (2.20%) Adobe
8 19 (1.82%) Cisco
8 19 (1.82%) IBM
9 17 (1.63%) Workday
10 16 (1.53%) Apple
11 15 (1.44%) Databricks
12 13 (1.25%) DoubleClick
13 11 (1.05%) Bloomberg
13 11 (1.05%) Cognos
13 11 (1.05%) GoldenSource
13 11 (1.05%) VMware
14 10 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
15 9 (0.86%) HP
15 9 (0.86%) PeopleSoft