The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 86 88 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 53 77 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.23% 2.51% 3.62%
As % of the Applications category 25.48% 24.14% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 60
Median salary £29,000 £27,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £19,850 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £38,250 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
MS Office
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
208 319 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.77% 10.40% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 142 197 284
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £55,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.44%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Office
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Scotland region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Scotland

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Scotland

MS Office
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 21 £34,500 +32.69%
Edinburgh -9 17 £27,500 -9.09% 4
Argyll and Bute 0 3 £30,500 -3.17%
Fife +5 2 £27,500 - 2
Scottish Borders - 2 £32,000 - 1
Aberdeen +3 1 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Dundee +1 1 £22,000 -41.33%
Angus - 1 £22,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 90 (73.77%) MS Excel
2 75 (61.48%) Microsoft
3 41 (33.61%) Finance
4 38 (31.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (27.05%) SQL
5 33 (27.05%) Windows
6 26 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (20.49%) Active Directory
8 24 (19.67%) Degree
9 19 (15.57%) MS Exchange
10 16 (13.11%) SLA
10 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
10 16 (13.11%) Project Management
11 15 (12.30%) Banking
11 15 (12.30%) VMware
11 15 (12.30%) Windows Server
12 14 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
13 12 (9.84%) Time Management
13 12 (9.84%) Performance Management
13 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (9.84%) ITIL
14 11 (9.02%) Oracle
14 11 (9.02%) C#
14 11 (9.02%) CRM
14 11 (9.02%) Change Management
14 11 (9.02%) Firewall
14 11 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 19 (15.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.38%) SAS
2 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.92%) IIS
3 6 (4.92%) MQSeries
4 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.64%) CICS
6 2 (1.64%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.82%) CMS
7 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 90 (73.77%) MS Excel
2 38 (31.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (8.20%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.82%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) Cognos Controller
1 6 (4.92%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (3.28%) Sonata
3 3 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.82%) HFM
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Office 365
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) Firewall
2 10 (8.20%) DHCP
3 9 (7.38%) DNS
3 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.38%) VPN
4 2 (1.64%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.64%) LAN
4 2 (1.64%) Network Security
4 2 (1.64%) SSH
4 2 (1.64%) SSL
4 2 (1.64%) VoIP
4 2 (1.64%) WAN
5 1 (0.82%) ADSL
5 1 (0.82%) Broadband
5 1 (0.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.82%) SAN
5 1 (0.82%) VLAN
5 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.74%) DB2
5 4 (3.28%) QlikView
6 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.64%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.82%) Big Data
7 1 (0.82%) MS Access
7 1 (0.82%) OLAP
7 1 (0.82%) OLTP
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) JIRA
2 2 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.82%) Subversion
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (33.61%) Finance
2 15 (12.30%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.28%) Billing
5 3 (2.46%) Law
5 3 (2.46%) Legal
5 3 (2.46%) Marketing
6 2 (1.64%) Back Office
6 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (37.70%) Analyst
2 15 (12.30%) Support Analyst
3 12 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (8.20%) IT Analyst
4 10 (8.20%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) Consultant
5 9 (7.38%) IT Support
5 9 (7.38%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) SQL Data Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Analyst
8 6 (4.92%) Accountant
8 6 (4.92%) Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Accountant
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.38%) XML
2 6 (4.92%) ISPF
2 6 (4.92%) Middleware
3 3 (2.46%) CSS
3 3 (2.46%) HTML
4 2 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (0.82%) .NET
5 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.82%) CGI
5 1 (0.82%) COM
5 1 (0.82%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.82%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.82%) REST
5 1 (0.82%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.92%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.28%) iPhone
4 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.46%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.46%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.46%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.64%) Economics
6 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.64%) PKI
6 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.82%) iPad
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Windows
2 15 (12.30%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.56%) Windows 10
6 7 (5.74%) Unix
6 7 (5.74%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.92%) Linux
7 6 (4.92%) Windows Vista
7 6 (4.92%) zOS
8 5 (4.10%) Android
8 5 (4.10%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.46%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.11%) Project Management
2 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (9.84%) ITIL
2 12 (9.84%) Performance Management
2 12 (9.84%) Time Management
3 11 (9.02%) Change Management
3 11 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (9.02%) CRM
4 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2
5 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (7.38%) Line Management
6 8 (6.56%) Wealth Management
7 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.92%) Scrum
8 6 (4.92%) Service Management
9 5 (4.10%) Analytics
9 5 (4.10%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.10%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.10%) Security Management
10 4 (3.28%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.05%) SQL
2 11 (9.02%) C#
3 9 (7.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.92%) Assembly Language
4 6 (4.92%) CLIST
4 6 (4.92%) Java
4 6 (4.92%) JCL
4 6 (4.92%) REXX
5 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.46%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.46%) VBScript
7 2 (1.64%) C++
7 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.64%) Perl
7 2 (1.64%) Python
7 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.64%) VB
7 2 (1.64%) VBA
8 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.46%) ISEB
4 3 (2.46%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.82%) HND
5 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.82%) PMP
5 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) SLA
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (20.49%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.92%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 6 (4.92%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (4.10%) vSphere
5 4 (3.28%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.64%) RACF
7 2 (1.64%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) SCCM
2 2 (1.64%) SCOM
2 2 (1.64%) zSecure
3 1 (0.82%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 75 (61.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.30%) VMware
3 11 (9.02%) Oracle
4 7 (5.74%) Cisco
4 7 (5.74%) Cognos
5 6 (4.92%) CA
5 6 (4.92%) Sybase
6 5 (4.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 5 (4.10%) Ciena
6 5 (4.10%) Huawei
6 5 (4.10%) IBM
6 5 (4.10%) Nokia
6 5 (4.10%) Tellabs
7 4 (3.28%) FNZ
8 3 (2.46%) Apple
8 3 (2.46%) Cognizant
8 3 (2.46%) SAP
8 3 (2.46%) Tableau
9 2 (1.64%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.64%) Symantec
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