The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 72 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 34 55 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 3.71% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 28.21% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 36
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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 Edinburgh region.

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
170 195 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.46% 13.14% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 112 141 139
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,230 £24,550 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 56 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (52.86%) Finance
3 36 (51.43%) MS Excel
4 21 (30.00%) Windows
5 20 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (25.71%) Project Management
7 17 (24.29%) SQL
7 17 (24.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 15 (21.43%) Change Management
8 15 (21.43%) Degree
9 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (18.57%) Programme Management
10 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
11 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (17.14%) MS Visio
11 12 (17.14%) Quality Management
11 12 (17.14%) Change Control
11 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.43%) ITIL
13 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
13 8 (11.43%) SAS
13 8 (11.43%) VMware
14 7 (10.00%) Line Management
14 7 (10.00%) Oracle
14 7 (10.00%) SAP
15 6 (8.57%) MS Project
15 6 (8.57%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) SAS
2 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.71%) Lync
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) WorkSite
Applications
1 36 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 20 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (17.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (8.57%) MS Project
5 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
5 4 (5.71%) SPSS
6 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.43%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) HFM
1 5 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (7.14%) SAP BPC
2 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) LAN
3 2 (2.86%) VoIP
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (7.14%) Essbase
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.14%) Hyperion Smart View
3 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.43%) QlikView
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.43%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Games
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.43%) IT Support
4 7 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Hyperion Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Writer
6 3 (4.29%) Author
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Author
7 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Graduate
7 2 (2.86%) Statistician
7 2 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Insight Analyst
8 1 (1.43%) PMO Lead
8 1 (1.43%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.14%) Psychology
3 5 (7.14%) Economics
3 5 (7.14%) Statistics
4 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.29%) Wiki
6 2 (2.86%) iPhone
6 2 (2.86%) Social Media
6 2 (2.86%) iPad
6 2 (2.86%) Physics
7 1 (1.43%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.43%) Biology
7 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.43%) GIS
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.71%) Android
4 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Project Management
2 17 (24.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (21.43%) Change Management
4 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (18.57%) Programme Management
5 12 (17.14%) Quality Management
5 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.14%) Change Control
6 8 (11.43%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) Line Management
8 6 (8.57%) CRM
9 5 (7.14%) ERP
9 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 5 (7.14%) Migration
9 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.71%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
11 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) R
3 3 (4.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) C++
3 3 (4.29%) Java
3 3 (4.29%) VBA
3 3 (4.29%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.43%) Perl
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.29%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.29%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCOM
2 3 (4.29%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) VMware
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) SAP
4 6 (8.57%) Adobe
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix
5 5 (7.14%) Cognos
5 5 (7.14%) Anaplan
5 5 (7.14%) Hyperion
6 3 (4.29%) Apple
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco
7 2 (2.86%) Google
8 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.43%) Lotus
8 1 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.43%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.43%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago