The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 19 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.16% 9.40% 6.75%
As % of the Applications category 23.46% 44.12% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 23
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,600 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
81 68 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.01% 21.32% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 47
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Aberdeen region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) Degree
5 11 (30.56%) Linux
5 11 (30.56%) SAP
5 11 (30.56%) ERP
6 10 (27.78%) SLA
6 10 (27.78%) AIX
6 10 (27.78%) ABAP
6 10 (27.78%) Java
6 10 (27.78%) SAP BW
6 10 (27.78%) NetWeaver
6 10 (27.78%) SAP BC
6 10 (27.78%) SAP Portal
6 10 (27.78%) SAP Security
6 10 (27.78%) NWDI
6 10 (27.78%) Workflow
6 10 (27.78%) SAP Basis
6 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
7 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 3 (8.33%) Adobe
10 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 3 (8.33%) Acrobat

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.78%) NetWeaver
1 10 (27.78%) SAP Portal
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Documentum
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.33%) Acrobat
4 2 (5.56%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VSAT
2 2 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) SMTP
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) PABX
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) EDMS
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) NWDI
General
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
1 1 (2.78%) Avionics
1 1 (2.78%) Billing
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) SAP Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 9 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Trainer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Draughtsman
6 2 (5.56%) Trainer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) SAP BC
1 10 (27.78%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Statistics
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.78%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) AIX
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ERP
2 10 (27.78%) SAP Security
2 10 (27.78%) Workflow
2 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Document Management
4 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.78%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) ABAP
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) HNC
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) HND
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 11 (30.56%) SAP
4 3 (8.33%) Adobe
5 2 (5.56%) SolidWorks
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) Infor
6 1 (2.78%) VMware
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