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 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 55 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 53 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.76% 3.86% 4.85%
As % of the Applications category 29.44% 31.11% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 31
Average salary £36,500 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,800 £42,500
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 Edinburgh region.

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
180 180 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.76% 12.40% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 110 96 96
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £50,000 £56,000
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 19 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 60 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 59 (50.00%) Finance
3 42 (35.59%) Windows
4 41 (34.75%) MS Excel
5 33 (27.97%) MS Project
6 27 (22.88%) Degree
7 26 (22.03%) SQL
8 24 (20.34%) Windows 7
8 24 (20.34%) Active Directory
9 20 (16.95%) MS Exchange
9 20 (16.95%) Project Management
10 19 (16.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
11 18 (15.25%) ITIL
11 18 (15.25%) Banking
12 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (13.56%) VMware
14 15 (12.71%) Cisco
14 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
14 15 (12.71%) Windows XP
15 14 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (11.02%) Retail
16 13 (11.02%) Retail Banking
16 13 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
17 12 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (9.32%) Lync
18 11 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
19 10 (8.47%) PRINCE

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (16.95%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.32%) Lync
4 10 (8.47%) IIS
5 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
6 7 (5.93%) SAS
7 4 (3.39%) WorkSite
8 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.69%) Apache
10 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (34.75%) MS Excel
2 33 (27.97%) MS Project
3 13 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.69%) SPSS
6 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) HFM
1 3 (2.54%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (2.54%) FRx
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Office 365
2 2 (1.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) SAN
1 9 (7.63%) IP Telephony
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (5.93%) Firewall
3 6 (5.08%) DHCP
3 6 (5.08%) DNS
4 5 (4.24%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 59 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (15.25%) Banking
3 13 (11.02%) Retail
3 13 (11.02%) Retail Banking
4 9 (7.63%) Law
5 6 (5.08%) Legal
5 6 (5.08%) Billing
6 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (50.85%) Analyst
2 15 (12.71%) IT Support
3 14 (11.86%) PMO Analyst
3 14 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Support Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Database Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Database Developer
7 5 (4.24%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (3.39%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.39%) SQL Database Developer
8 4 (3.39%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) .NET
2 4 (3.39%) COM
3 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.69%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) CSS
4 1 (0.85%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.47%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.93%) PMI
4 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.39%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.54%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.54%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.69%) Economics
7 2 (1.69%) Statistics
7 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.69%) Psychology
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.69%) User Experience
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.59%) Windows
2 24 (20.34%) Windows 7
3 15 (12.71%) Windows XP
4 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (7.63%) Windows Phone
5 9 (7.63%) Linux
6 7 (5.93%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.95%) Project Management
2 19 (16.10%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (15.25%) ITIL
4 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
5 14 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.47%) PRINCE
8 9 (7.63%) Scrum
9 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.08%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.08%) Wealth Management
9 6 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.24%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.24%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.39%) Data Management
11 4 (3.39%) Document Management
11 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.39%) Time Management
11 4 (3.39%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.03%) SQL
2 9 (7.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.08%) C
4 4 (3.39%) C#
5 3 (2.54%) Java
6 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.69%) Perl
6 2 (1.69%) PHP
6 2 (1.69%) C++
6 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.69%) R
6 2 (1.69%) Python
6 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) VBA
7 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.08%) CBAP
4 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.39%) MCSA
5 3 (2.54%) CEH
6 1 (0.85%) CAPM
6 1 (0.85%) APMP
6 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) P3O
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.63%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.93%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.56%) VMware
3 15 (12.71%) Cisco
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle
5 7 (5.93%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.39%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.54%) Sage
7 3 (2.54%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.69%) Lotus
8 2 (1.69%) Citrix
8 2 (1.69%) Remedy
9 1 (0.85%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.85%) Twitter
9 1 (0.85%) Cognos
9 1 (0.85%) Apple
Edinburgh
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Salary: £100.00 - £125.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago