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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 76 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 38 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 2.64% 3.66%
As % of the Applications category 19.35% 30.89% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 32
Median salary £27,500 £30,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,625 £22,800 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,578 £38,200 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
93 123 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.57% 8.55% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 64 72 137
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.18%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 41 (83.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (40.82%) Finance
4 20 (40.82%) SQL
5 18 (36.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (24.49%) Degree
7 11 (22.45%) Change Management
8 10 (20.41%) Windows
9 9 (18.37%) Oracle
9 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.37%) Wealth Management
10 8 (16.33%) C#
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (14.29%) Banking
11 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 7 (14.29%) XML
11 7 (14.29%) CRM
11 7 (14.29%) Project Management
11 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
12 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
12 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
12 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
12 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
12 5 (10.20%) SAS
12 5 (10.20%) Java

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) SAS
1 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.04%) CICS
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (83.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (36.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Sonata
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DHCP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) LAN
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) SSH
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) VoIP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 3 (6.12%) QlikView
4 2 (4.08%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Law
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Data Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Data Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Service Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Trainer
6 3 (6.12%) Report Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) ISPF
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Economics
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Unix
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) zOS
7 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Change Management
2 9 (18.37%) Wealth Management
3 7 (14.29%) CRM
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.16%) Scrum
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.08%) Case Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) C#
3 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.20%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.08%) CLIST
6 2 (4.08%) JCL
6 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.08%) REXX
6 2 (4.08%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.04%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) MiFID
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (4.08%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) RACF
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.04%) zSecure
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) FNZ
4 3 (6.12%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) CA
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Sybase
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.04%) Nokia
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
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