Microsoft Excel Jobs with Work from Home Options

Microsoft Excel
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 62 104 167
Rank change year-on-year +42 +63 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1,492 1,380 1,518
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 4.42% 3.16% 2.28%
As % of the Applications category 51.27% 43.11% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 665 905 1,025
10th Percentile £25,500 - £27,750
25th Percentile £30,375 £30,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,865 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.21% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £56,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% -1.11% +5.88%

All Software Application Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for software application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,910 3,201 4,691
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 8.61% 7.33% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,814 2,129 2,744
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,128
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +5.88%

Microsoft Excel
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Microsoft Excel trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microsoft Excel.

Microsoft Excel salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Microsoft Excel salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.07%) Confluence
3 13 (0.87%) SAS
4 9 (0.60%) CMS
5 7 (0.47%) Apache
5 7 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
5 7 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.20%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.20%) JBoss
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.20%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Exchange
7 2 (0.13%) WordPress
8 1 (0.067%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.067%) Jupyter
Applications
1 316 (21.18%) Microsoft Office
2 265 (17.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 86 (5.76%) Microsoft Project
4 40 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 25 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (1.41%) SPSS
7 12 (0.80%) InDesign
7 12 (0.80%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.40%) Trello
9 3 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.13%) EViews
10 2 (0.13%) FileZilla
10 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 57 (3.82%) Primavera
2 8 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.40%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.34%) Relativity
6 4 (0.27%) Elite 3E
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.27%) SAP Travel Management
6 4 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.20%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.13%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.13%) Shopify
9 1 (0.067%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.067%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 278 (18.63%) Power Platform
2 78 (5.23%) Azure
3 48 (3.22%) Microsoft 365
4 32 (2.14%) AWS
5 25 (1.68%) PowerApps
6 23 (1.54%) Power Automate
7 18 (1.21%) Azure DevOps
8 17 (1.14%) SaaS
9 16 (1.07%) Google Analytics
10 14 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (0.94%) Google Sheets
11 12 (0.80%) Snowflake
12 8 (0.54%) Entra ID
13 7 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
13 7 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.47%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Purview
13 7 (0.47%) Yammer
14 6 (0.40%) OCI
14 6 (0.40%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 472 (31.64%) Broadband
2 10 (0.67%) Internet
3 9 (0.60%) WAN
3 9 (0.60%) Wireless
4 7 (0.47%) LAN
5 6 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (0.40%) Intranet
5 6 (0.40%) Skype
6 4 (0.27%) 5G
6 4 (0.27%) Firewall
6 4 (0.27%) Network Security
7 3 (0.20%) MPLS
7 3 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.20%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.13%) BGP
8 2 (0.13%) FTP
8 2 (0.13%) OSPF
8 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.13%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (17.96%) Power BI
2 76 (5.09%) Tableau
3 68 (4.56%) SQL Server
4 39 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (1.41%) MS Access
7 20 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.14%) QlikView
9 16 (1.07%) Power Query
10 13 (0.87%) Big Data
11 9 (0.60%) Amazon QuickSight
11 9 (0.60%) Data Mining
11 9 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
12 8 (0.54%) Data Lake
12 8 (0.54%) GIS
12 8 (0.54%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.47%) Geospatial Data
13 7 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.47%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 43 (2.88%) JIRA
2 9 (0.60%) Git
2 9 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (0.34%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.27%) Katalon Studio
4 4 (0.27%) Postman
4 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.13%) Balsamiq
5 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.067%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 965 (64.68%) Social Skills
2 810 (54.29%) Finance
3 701 (46.98%) Analytical Skills
4 463 (31.03%) Influencing Skills
5 120 (8.04%) Marketing
6 107 (7.17%) Organisational Skills
7 96 (6.43%) Legal
8 81 (5.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 79 (5.29%) Retail
10 54 (3.62%) Presentation Skills
11 48 (3.22%) Law
12 36 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 36 (2.41%) Public Sector
13 27 (1.81%) Banking
14 25 (1.68%) Advertising
15 22 (1.47%) General Ledger
16 20 (1.34%) Manufacturing
17 18 (1.21%) Aerospace
18 14 (0.94%) German Language
19 12 (0.80%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 826 (55.36%) Analyst
2 353 (23.66%) Senior
3 298 (19.97%) Senior Analyst
4 159 (10.66%) Financial Analyst
5 125 (8.38%) Commercial Analyst
6 94 (6.30%) Data Analyst
7 81 (5.43%) Coordinator
8 56 (3.75%) Business Analyst
9 52 (3.49%) Project Controller
10 48 (3.22%) Lead
11 41 (2.75%) Administrator
12 40 (2.68%) Project Manager
13 37 (2.48%) Systems Analyst
14 35 (2.35%) Developer
15 26 (1.74%) Consultant
16 19 (1.27%) Business Manager
17 18 (1.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 18 (1.21%) Development Manager
18 17 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
18 17 (1.14%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.14%) HTML
2 15 (1.01%) CSS
3 10 (0.67%) .NET
4 7 (0.47%) PySpark
4 7 (0.47%) XML
5 6 (0.40%) ODBC
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.34%) Gherkin
6 5 (0.34%) Web Services
7 4 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.27%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.27%) jQuery
7 4 (0.27%) Kafka
7 4 (0.27%) Node.js
7 4 (0.27%) React
7 4 (0.27%) REST
7 4 (0.27%) RESTful
7 4 (0.27%) SAP TM
7 4 (0.27%) XSLT
8 3 (0.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 109 (7.31%) Self-Motivation
2 94 (6.30%) Management Information System
3 46 (3.08%) Social Media
4 40 (2.68%) Onboarding
5 26 (1.74%) Life Science
6 22 (1.47%) Analytical Mindset
7 20 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (1.34%) Product Ownership
8 16 (1.07%) Taxonomies
9 14 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 14 (0.94%) PMI
10 12 (0.80%) Biopharmaceutical
10 12 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (0.74%) NHS
12 8 (0.54%) e-Learning
12 8 (0.54%) Marketing Technology
13 7 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.47%) Photography
13 7 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (3.08%) Windows
2 14 (0.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (0.60%) Linux
4 8 (0.54%) Unix
4 8 (0.54%) Windows Vista
5 6 (0.40%) Solaris
5 6 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.20%) AIX
7 3 (0.20%) Android
7 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.067%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.067%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (40.42%) Agile
2 600 (40.21%) Decision-Making
3 493 (33.04%) Actionable Insight
4 487 (32.64%) Mentoring
5 474 (31.77%) Business Case
6 458 (30.70%) Budgeting
7 454 (30.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 309 (20.71%) Problem-Solving
9 295 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
10 175 (11.73%) Data Analysis
11 125 (8.38%) Project Management
12 121 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 117 (7.84%) Time Management
14 110 (7.37%) Customer Service
15 105 (7.04%) Analytics
16 96 (6.43%) Visualisation
17 80 (5.36%) Data Management
18 75 (5.03%) Risk Management
19 74 (4.96%) Line Management
20 73 (4.89%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 266 (17.83%) SQL
2 66 (4.42%) Python
3 50 (3.35%) VBA
4 35 (2.35%) T-SQL
5 30 (2.01%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 27 (1.81%) R
7 20 (1.34%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.27%) C#
9 10 (0.67%) PL/SQL
10 9 (0.60%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.34%) VB
12 4 (0.27%) Groovy
12 4 (0.27%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.20%) Java
13 3 (0.20%) Scala
13 3 (0.20%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.13%) PHP
15 1 (0.067%) C++
15 1 (0.067%) Formula Language
15 1 (0.067%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 484 (32.44%) CIMA
2 475 (31.84%) ACCA
3 302 (20.24%) Degree
4 97 (6.50%) DBS Check
5 25 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 20 (1.34%) PMI Certification
7 19 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 15 (1.01%) CFA
8 15 (1.01%) MRICS
9 13 (0.87%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.67%) ISEB
10 10 (0.67%) MBA
10 10 (0.67%) PhD
11 8 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (0.40%) AAT
12 6 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.40%) HNC
12 6 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.40%) PMP
12 6 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 38 (2.55%) QA
3 23 (1.54%) PMO
4 20 (1.34%) GDPR
5 16 (1.07%) SLA
6 11 (0.74%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.34%) COBIT
8 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.20%) Accessibility
9 3 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.13%) COSHH
10 2 (0.13%) GRC
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.13%) SEPA
11 1 (0.067%) GAAP
11 1 (0.067%) GxP
11 1 (0.067%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.067%) P3O
11 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.067%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.27%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.40%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.34%) Terraform
3 3 (0.20%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle Statspack
3 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.13%) WSUS
5 1 (0.067%) Ansible
5 1 (0.067%) EnCase
5 1 (0.067%) Grafana
5 1 (0.067%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.067%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 984 (65.95%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.56%) SAP
3 46 (3.08%) Google
4 31 (2.08%) Oracle
5 27 (1.81%) Adobe
6 15 (1.01%) Alteryx
7 13 (0.87%) Databricks
7 13 (0.87%) ServiceNow
8 11 (0.74%) CA
8 11 (0.74%) Salesforce
9 8 (0.54%) Cognos
9 8 (0.54%) Sage
9 8 (0.54%) VMware
10 7 (0.47%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.47%) Cisco
10 7 (0.47%) Jitterbit
10 7 (0.47%) Remedy
11 6 (0.40%) Informatica
11 6 (0.40%) Talend
11 6 (0.40%) Virgin Media