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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 59 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 53 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.55% 4.34% 3.68%
As % of the Applications category 26.37% 32.18% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 23
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,863 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -
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
201 202 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.46% 13.50% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 145 125 85
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (52.17%) Finance
2 50 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 40 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 39 (33.91%) Windows
4 39 (33.91%) MS Project
5 29 (25.22%) Degree
6 24 (20.87%) Active Directory
7 21 (18.26%) Banking
8 20 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 20 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (17.39%) SQL
9 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
9 18 (15.65%) MS Exchange
9 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
10 17 (14.78%) Project Management
11 16 (13.91%) Cisco
11 16 (13.91%) Retail
11 16 (13.91%) Retail Banking
12 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (13.04%) ITIL
12 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (12.17%) VMware
14 12 (10.43%) Blackberry
14 12 (10.43%) PRINCE
14 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
15 11 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (8.70%) Service Delivery
16 10 (8.70%) Linux

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (15.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.83%) Lync
3 9 (7.83%) IIS
4 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.35%) SAS
6 4 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.48%) Apache
6 4 (3.48%) WorkSite
7 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 39 (33.91%) MS Project
3 9 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.87%) SPSS
5 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) HFM
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (2.61%) FRx
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) SAN
1 8 (6.96%) IP Telephony
1 8 (6.96%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (5.22%) Firewall
2 6 (5.22%) DHCP
2 6 (5.22%) DNS
3 5 (4.35%) LAN
4 4 (3.48%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 60 (52.17%) Finance
2 21 (18.26%) Banking
3 16 (13.91%) Retail
3 16 (13.91%) Retail Banking
4 9 (7.83%) Law
5 6 (5.22%) Legal
5 6 (5.22%) Billing
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (57.39%) Analyst
2 18 (15.65%) PMO Analyst
3 14 (12.17%) IT Support
3 14 (12.17%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.57%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (9.57%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Graduate
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (3.48%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.48%) SQL Database Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Coordinator
11 4 (3.48%) Trainer
11 4 (3.48%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.48%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) .NET
2 4 (3.48%) COM
3 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.74%) XML
3 2 (1.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.87%) SVG
4 1 (0.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.09%) PMI
4 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.48%) iPad
6 3 (2.61%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.61%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.61%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.74%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.74%) User Experience
8 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.87%) Social Media
8 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.87%) Economics
8 1 (0.87%) Statistics
8 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.87%) Psychology
8 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.91%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
4 10 (8.70%) Linux
5 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.96%) Windows Phone
7 6 (5.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
3 17 (14.78%) Project Management
4 15 (13.04%) ITIL
4 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.43%) PRINCE
6 11 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 9 (7.83%) Scrum
9 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.22%) Line Management
9 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.35%) Change Control
10 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.35%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.48%) Time Management
11 4 (3.48%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.48%) Document Management
11 4 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.39%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) C
2 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.22%) C#
4 5 (4.35%) Java
5 4 (3.48%) C++
5 4 (3.48%) Perl
5 4 (3.48%) PHP
5 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.48%) Python
5 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.87%) VBA
7 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.22%) CBAP
4 4 (3.48%) MCSA
5 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.61%) CEH
6 1 (0.87%) CAPM
6 1 (0.87%) APMP
6 1 (0.87%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) P3O
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (20.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.96%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.91%) Cisco
3 14 (12.17%) VMware
4 7 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.22%) Oracle
6 4 (3.48%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.61%) Sage
7 3 (2.61%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.74%) Remedy
9 1 (0.87%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.87%) Twitter
9 1 (0.87%) Lotus
9 1 (0.87%) Apple
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) Citrix
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