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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.07% 2.80% 4.15%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 31.03% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 24
Median salary £27,750 £36,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +5.17%

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
99 116 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.30% 9.02% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 92
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 19 January 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 33 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (37.78%) SQL
4 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (31.11%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (28.89%) Windows
7 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.22%) Change Management
8 10 (22.22%) Wealth Management
9 8 (17.78%) Degree
9 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
10 7 (15.56%) C#
10 7 (15.56%) XML
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle
10 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
10 7 (15.56%) CRM
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
11 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
11 6 (13.33%) Project Management
11 6 (13.33%) SCCM
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010

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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) SAS
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Sonata
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) MS Access
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 3 (6.67%) Law
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) German Language
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Data Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Data Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) IT Support
5 5 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Fintech
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Change Management
1 10 (22.22%) Wealth Management
2 7 (15.56%) CRM
3 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.22%) Analytics
7 1 (2.22%) BPMN
7 1 (2.22%) Data Governance
7 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.22%) High Availability
7 1 (2.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C#
2 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) MiFID
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) FNZ
4 2 (4.44%) Tableau
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) 3Com
5 1 (2.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.22%) Ciena
5 1 (2.22%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Huawei
5 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.22%) Nokia
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Sophos