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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.87% 2.42% 3.73%
As % of the Applications category 24.31% 20.83% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 34
Median salary £29,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £75,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +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
144 168 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.80% 11.59% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74 113 135
Median salary £40,711 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,455 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £73,850 £56,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 28 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 55 (70.51%) Microsoft
2 51 (65.38%) MS Excel
3 30 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (37.18%) Windows
5 28 (35.90%) Finance
6 25 (32.05%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (29.49%) Degree
8 18 (23.08%) ITIL
9 17 (21.79%) Change Management
9 17 (21.79%) Windows 7
10 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 14 (17.95%) SCCM
11 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
12 12 (15.38%) Wealth Management
12 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (15.38%) Mentoring
13 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
14 10 (12.82%) SQL
15 9 (11.54%) VBA
15 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
15 9 (11.54%) Project Management
15 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (10.26%) Time Management
17 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
17 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
17 7 (8.97%) Citrix
18 6 (7.69%) WAN
18 6 (7.69%) VMware
18 6 (7.69%) Legal

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 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.85%) SAS
5 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) CICS
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (65.38%) MS Excel
2 30 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Sonata
1 2 (2.56%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) WAN
2 5 (6.41%) LAN
3 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.56%) DHCP
4 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 2 (2.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
5 1 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) SSH
5 1 (1.28%) SSL
5 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.28%) QlikView
3 1 (1.28%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Selenium
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (35.90%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Legal
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Law
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Analyst
2 16 (20.51%) Support Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Consultant
4 10 (12.82%) Principal Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.41%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Technology Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.13%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Graduate
7 3 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.56%) ISPF
2 2 (2.56%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
2 2 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.28%) CGI
3 1 (1.28%) SOAP
3 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.28%) Biology
5 1 (1.28%) Economics
5 1 (1.28%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) iPhone
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) PKI
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
5 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Windows 7
3 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.56%) Unix
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.56%) zOS
8 1 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.28%) Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) ITIL
2 17 (21.79%) Change Management
3 12 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 12 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 9 (11.54%) Project Management
5 8 (10.26%) Time Management
6 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.41%) Case Management
8 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.13%) Scrum
8 4 (5.13%) Service Management
9 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.85%) CRM
9 3 (3.85%) Line Management
9 3 (3.85%) Release Management
9 3 (3.85%) Workflow
10 2 (2.56%) Coaching
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) VBA
3 4 (5.13%) C#
3 4 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (2.56%) Assembly Language
4 2 (2.56%) C
4 2 (2.56%) C++
4 2 (2.56%) CLIST
4 2 (2.56%) JCL
4 2 (2.56%) Perl
4 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.56%) Python
4 2 (2.56%) REXX
4 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) HND
2 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.56%) PMP
2 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) QA
3 2 (2.56%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) vSphere
4 2 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.56%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.28%) RACF
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) SCCM
2 5 (6.41%) SCOM
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.85%) WSUS
5 1 (1.28%) zSecure
Vendors
1 55 (70.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Citrix
3 6 (7.69%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) Bloomberg
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 5 (6.41%) Fidessa
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) Reuters
5 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.56%) CA
6 2 (2.56%) FNZ
6 2 (2.56%) Sybase
7 1 (1.28%) Apple
7 1 (1.28%) EMC
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Informatica
7 1 (1.28%) Sage
7 1 (1.28%) Tableau
7 1 (1.28%) ThinPrint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago