The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.13% 8.06% 13.60%
As % of the Applications category 9.30% 57.14% 59.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 38
Average salary £28,750 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.11% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £16,729
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £58,000 £30,450
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
MS Office
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Applications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
43 35 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.87% 14.11% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 60
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £16,729
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 5 (29.41%) Apple
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Maximo
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) LDAP
7 3 (17.65%) SMTP
7 3 (17.65%) MS Project
7 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
8 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
9 1 (5.88%) Computer Science

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
1 3 (17.65%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) EDMS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
1 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Programmer
1 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Programmer
1 4 (23.53%) C# Programmer
1 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
2 3 (17.65%) Support Technician
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
1 4 (23.53%) MVC
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Apple
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
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