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

Microsoft Excel
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 100 96
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2,089 2,454 2,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.10% 3.25% 3.12%
As % of the Applications category 35.97% 37.90% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,737 1,758 1,961
London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,900 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £41,200 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.67% -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 5,808 6,475 6,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.62% 8.56% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,675 4,948 5,633
London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 November 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 November 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 -3 526 £50,000 +2.04% 83
South London +20 95 £42,283 +40.94% 15
West London -9 85 £45,000 +12.50% 61
East London +25 40 £33,000 -26.67% 21
North London +19 20 £44,750 -12.25% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 994 (47.58%) Finance
2 898 (42.99%) Microsoft
3 855 (40.93%) SQL
4 670 (32.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 658 (31.50%) Microsoft Office
6 527 (25.23%) SQL Server
7 426 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
8 419 (20.06%) Business Intelligence
9 403 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
10 384 (18.38%) VBA
11 366 (17.52%) Project Management
12 364 (17.42%) Degree
13 304 (14.55%) Analytics
14 300 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
15 295 (14.12%) T-SQL
16 275 (13.16%) C#
17 270 (12.92%) Banking
18 266 (12.73%) MS Visio
19 250 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 243 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 237 (11.35%) Data Analysis
22 210 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
23 209 (10.00%) ETL
24 201 (9.62%) ITIL
24 201 (9.62%) Tableau
25 199 (9.53%) Power BI
26 195 (9.33%) Windows
27 192 (9.19%) Oracle
28 178 (8.52%) .NET
29 177 (8.47%) Visualisation

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
1 172 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.02%) SAS
3 42 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 36 (1.72%) Confluence
5 30 (1.44%) IIS
6 25 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 21 (1.01%) CMS
8 16 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.43%) WordPress
11 8 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.24%) Apache
13 5 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.19%) Jupyter
15 3 (0.14%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 670 (32.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 658 (31.50%) Microsoft Office
3 266 (12.73%) MS Visio
4 173 (8.28%) Microsoft Project
5 72 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.62%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.57%) Acrobat
9 10 (0.48%) SPSS
10 7 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.29%) InDesign
12 4 (0.19%) Stata
13 3 (0.14%) LibreOffice
14 2 (0.096%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.096%) InVision
15 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.048%) Gephi
15 1 (0.048%) Maya
15 1 (0.048%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.048%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 20 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
2 16 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (0.53%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.53%) Relativity
6 10 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.48%) SAP BPC
6 10 (0.48%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.38%) Infor SunSystems
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.34%) Abakus
9 7 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (0.34%) Endur
9 7 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.34%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 97 (4.64%) Office 365
2 86 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.72%) Google Analytics
3 36 (1.72%) SaaS
4 23 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
6 15 (0.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 9 (0.43%) Data Lake Analytics
8 8 (0.38%) AdWords
8 8 (0.38%) Slack
9 7 (0.34%) Google Attribution 360
9 7 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
10 6 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
11 5 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.24%) GitHub
11 5 (0.24%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.24%) PaaS
12 4 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.20%) LAN
2 39 (1.87%) WAN
3 38 (1.82%) Network Security
4 27 (1.29%) Skype
5 25 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 21 (1.01%) DNS
7 20 (0.96%) Firewall
8 19 (0.91%) VoIP
9 18 (0.86%) Ethernet
10 15 (0.72%) DHCP
11 14 (0.67%) MPLS
12 13 (0.62%) Internet
13 12 (0.57%) Broadband
13 12 (0.57%) VPN
13 12 (0.57%) WLAN
14 11 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (0.43%) PBX
15 9 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 250 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 243 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 210 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
5 199 (9.53%) Power BI
6 163 (7.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 96 (4.60%) Relational Database
8 73 (3.49%) Big Data
9 70 (3.35%) PowerPivot
10 69 (3.30%) QlikView
11 63 (3.02%) MS Access
12 58 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
13 48 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 47 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 46 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 46 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
16 43 (2.06%) RDBMS
17 32 (1.53%) Data Mining
18 31 (1.48%) Microsoft Power View
19 29 (1.39%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 64 (3.06%) JIRA
2 53 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 36 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 32 (1.53%) WinDbg
6 27 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 18 (0.86%) Subversion
8 15 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.57%) Maven
11 7 (0.34%) webpack
12 6 (0.29%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.24%) Hudson
13 5 (0.24%) Selenium
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.14%) LSMW
15 3 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 994 (47.58%) Finance
2 270 (12.92%) Banking
3 157 (7.52%) Marketing
4 140 (6.70%) Legal
4 140 (6.70%) Retail
5 121 (5.79%) Front Office
6 100 (4.79%) Law
7 86 (4.12%) Investment Banking
8 57 (2.73%) Advertising
9 55 (2.63%) Publishing
10 54 (2.58%) Telecoms
11 51 (2.44%) Financial Institution
12 39 (1.87%) Manufacturing
13 30 (1.44%) Back Office
14 23 (1.10%) Electronics
15 14 (0.67%) Billing
16 10 (0.48%) French Language
16 10 (0.48%) General Ledger
16 10 (0.48%) International Banking
16 10 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 805 (38.54%) Analyst
2 453 (21.69%) Developer
3 162 (7.75%) Data Analyst
4 155 (7.42%) SQL Developer
5 142 (6.80%) Business Analyst
6 131 (6.27%) Support Analyst
7 127 (6.08%) Project Manager
8 113 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 95 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 93 (4.45%) SQL Analyst
11 86 (4.12%) Consultant
11 86 (4.12%) Desktop Support
12 77 (3.69%) Service Analyst
13 76 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
14 73 (3.49%) Applications Support
15 69 (3.30%) Senior Developer
16 67 (3.21%) IT Analyst
16 67 (3.21%) Junior
17 61 (2.92%) Financial Analyst
18 56 (2.68%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (8.52%) .NET
2 94 (4.50%) HTML
3 88 (4.21%) XML
4 49 (2.35%) CSS
5 46 (2.20%) ASP.NET
6 45 (2.15%) Web Services
7 42 (2.01%) .NET Framework
7 42 (2.01%) JSON
8 30 (1.44%) jQuery
9 24 (1.15%) WCF
9 24 (1.15%) WPF
10 19 (0.91%) HTML5
10 19 (0.91%) MDX
11 18 (0.86%) AngularJS
12 17 (0.81%) COM
13 15 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (0.57%) React
15 12 (0.57%) REST
16 11 (0.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 426 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 109 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 91 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (3.69%) Fintech
6 70 (3.35%) Data Structures
7 68 (3.26%) Equities
8 42 (2.01%) Derivative
9 41 (1.96%) Hedge funds
10 40 (1.91%) Fixed Income
10 40 (1.91%) User Experience
11 39 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 34 (1.63%) Algorithms
13 29 (1.39%) Blackberry
13 29 (1.39%) Data Centre
13 29 (1.39%) Fat Client
13 29 (1.39%) Thin Client
14 28 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
15 26 (1.24%) Virtual Team
16 25 (1.20%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 195 (9.33%) Windows
2 87 (4.16%) Windows Server
3 53 (2.54%) Windows 10
4 34 (1.63%) Windows 7
5 32 (1.53%) Android
6 27 (1.29%) Linux
7 26 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.96%) Unix
9 18 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.24%) Solaris
10 5 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.19%) pSOS
12 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.096%) AIX
14 1 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.048%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (20.06%) Business Intelligence
2 403 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (17.52%) Project Management
4 304 (14.55%) Analytics
5 300 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
6 237 (11.35%) Data Analysis
7 209 (10.00%) ETL
8 201 (9.62%) ITIL
9 177 (8.47%) Visualisation
10 164 (7.85%) Business Analysis
11 157 (7.52%) Change Management
12 150 (7.18%) Mathematics
13 149 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 134 (6.41%) Scrum
15 130 (6.22%) PRINCE2
16 129 (6.18%) Time Management
17 116 (5.55%) CRM
17 116 (5.55%) Data Management
18 113 (5.41%) Data Modelling
19 107 (5.12%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 855 (40.93%) SQL
2 384 (18.38%) VBA
3 295 (14.12%) T-SQL
4 275 (13.16%) C#
5 115 (5.51%) Python
6 99 (4.74%) VB
7 95 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 90 (4.31%) Java
8 90 (4.31%) JavaScript
9 87 (4.16%) PowerShell
10 58 (2.78%) C++
10 58 (2.78%) R
11 56 (2.68%) VB.NET
12 43 (2.06%) VBScript
13 33 (1.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 26 (1.24%) C
15 19 (0.91%) F#
16 18 (0.86%) Haskell
17 17 (0.81%) Perl
18 12 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 364 (17.42%) Degree
2 51 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
4 33 (1.58%) PMI Certification
5 29 (1.39%) PMP
6 26 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 24 (1.15%) MOS
8 20 (0.96%) PhD
9 17 (0.81%) A+ Certification
10 15 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.57%) MCSE
12 11 (0.53%) SC Cleared
13 10 (0.48%) ACCA
13 10 (0.48%) CCNA
14 9 (0.43%) Master's Degree
14 9 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (0.38%) CIMA
15 8 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.04%) Data Quality
1 147 (7.04%) QA
2 127 (6.08%) PMO
3 93 (4.45%) SLA
4 50 (2.39%) GDPR
5 17 (0.81%) Solvency II
6 11 (0.53%) MiFID
7 10 (0.48%) EMIR
8 7 (0.34%) COBIT
8 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.34%) SEPA
9 6 (0.29%) FATCA
10 5 (0.24%) TARGET2
11 3 (0.14%) IFRS
11 3 (0.14%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.096%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.096%) PMBOK
System Software
1 85 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.43%) XenApp
4 7 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.29%) Docker
6 5 (0.24%) KVM
6 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.048%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.048%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.048%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.048%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (2.25%) SCCM
2 32 (1.53%) Perfmon
3 14 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (0.29%) Control-M
5 6 (0.29%) Nagios
5 6 (0.29%) Nessus
6 5 (0.24%) Ansible
7 4 (0.19%) IBM BigFix
8 3 (0.14%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.14%) Terraform
8 3 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (0.096%) Consul
9 2 (0.096%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.048%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.048%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.048%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.048%) Puppet
Vendors
1 898 (42.99%) Microsoft
2 201 (9.62%) Tableau
3 192 (9.19%) Oracle
4 92 (4.40%) SAP
5 81 (3.88%) Adobe
6 69 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
7 68 (3.26%) Google
8 59 (2.82%) Cognos
9 55 (2.63%) Bloomberg
10 51 (2.44%) Citrix
11 49 (2.35%) Reuters
12 40 (1.91%) Apple
13 39 (1.87%) Cisco
14 25 (1.20%) IBM
15 24 (1.15%) Splunk
16 23 (1.10%) Alteryx
17 19 (0.91%) iManage
18 18 (0.86%) Informatica
19 17 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
20 16 (0.77%) CA