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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 61 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 32 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.59% 3.11% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 21.33% 29.58% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 23
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £19,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -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
150 142 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.13% 10.51% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 107 114
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £62,500
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 28 May 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 51 (67.11%) Microsoft
2 47 (61.84%) MS Excel
3 32 (42.11%) Windows
4 25 (32.89%) Finance
5 22 (28.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (27.63%) Degree
6 21 (27.63%) ITIL
7 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (22.37%) Windows 7
9 13 (17.11%) Change Management
9 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
9 13 (17.11%) Windows Server
10 12 (15.79%) VBA
10 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 12 (15.79%) SCCM
11 11 (14.47%) Citrix
12 10 (13.16%) SQL
13 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
14 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
14 8 (10.53%) Wealth Management
14 8 (10.53%) Fidessa
14 8 (10.53%) Reuters
14 8 (10.53%) Bloomberg
14 8 (10.53%) Project Management
15 7 (9.21%) Cisco
15 7 (9.21%) C#
15 7 (9.21%) MS Visio
15 7 (9.21%) CRM
15 7 (9.21%) Office 365

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 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) SAS
5 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 47 (61.84%) MS Excel
2 22 (28.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.95%) MS Project
4 3 (3.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.32%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) WAN
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.95%) VPN
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 17 (22.37%) Support Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Consultant
4 8 (10.53%) Principal Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Desktop Support
6 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) IT Support
8 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) XML
3 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.95%) CSS
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.63%) HTML
5 2 (2.63%) LINQ
5 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.32%) jQuery
6 1 (1.32%) SOAP
6 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Economics
3 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.95%) Psychology
3 3 (3.95%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.95%) Statistics
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Biology
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.32%) EPoS
5 1 (1.32%) iPhone
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.11%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Windows 7
3 13 (17.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Change Management
3 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.53%) Project Management
4 8 (10.53%) Wealth Management
5 7 (9.21%) CRM
6 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.89%) Line Management
7 5 (6.58%) Analytics
7 5 (6.58%) Time Management
8 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.95%) Campaign Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Coaching
9 3 (3.95%) Document Management
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.95%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.95%) Propensity Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) Release Management
9 3 (3.95%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) VBA
2 10 (13.16%) SQL
3 7 (9.21%) C#
4 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.95%) R
6 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Java
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.95%) PMP
3 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) HND
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) PMBOK
2 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) XenApp
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (3.95%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (67.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Citrix
3 8 (10.53%) Bloomberg
3 8 (10.53%) Fidessa
3 8 (10.53%) Reuters
4 7 (9.21%) Cisco
5 4 (5.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) Adobe
6 3 (3.95%) Google
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle
6 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.32%) Lotus
7 1 (1.32%) Sage
7 1 (1.32%) ThinPrint
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