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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
UK / Scotland
Rank 77 74 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 58 77 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.56% 2.67% 3.93%
As % of the Applications category 29.74% 24.06% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 60
Median salary £27,500 £31,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +15.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,050 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £54,550 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
195 320 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.60% 11.08% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 128 186 232
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -6 21 £27,750 -22.91% 5
Glasgow +19 16 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Fife +6 6 £27,500 -
Scottish Borders - 3 £28,500 -
Argyll and Bute +1 2 £30,500 -3.17%
Stirling +11 1 £35,500 +22.41%
Dundee +6 1 £22,000 -
Aberdeen +5 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Angus - 1 £22,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £41,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 74 (68.52%) MS Excel
2 67 (62.04%) Microsoft
3 36 (33.33%) Windows
4 34 (31.48%) SQL
5 30 (27.78%) Finance
6 27 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 26 (24.07%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (19.44%) Degree
10 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 17 (15.74%) Windows 7
12 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
13 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (12.96%) SLA
14 14 (12.96%) Windows Server
15 12 (11.11%) Change Management
15 12 (11.11%) MS Visio
15 12 (11.11%) VMware
16 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (10.19%) Banking
16 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (10.19%) Wealth Management
16 11 (10.19%) VPN
16 11 (10.19%) ITIL
16 11 (10.19%) CRM
16 11 (10.19%) Project Management
17 10 (9.26%) Oracle
17 10 (9.26%) C#
17 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
17 10 (9.26%) 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 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.56%) IIS
3 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.63%) SAS
3 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 74 (68.52%) MS Excel
2 26 (24.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Sonata
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) VPN
2 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.33%) DHCP
3 9 (8.33%) Firewall
4 8 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (1.85%) ADSL
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) SMTP
6 1 (0.93%) VLAN
6 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.70%) DB2
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.85%) QlikView
5 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) MS Access
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.93%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Selenium
2 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.78%) Law
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 2 (1.85%) Electronics
6 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (39.81%) Analyst
2 19 (17.59%) Support Analyst
3 13 (12.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 12 (11.11%) IT Support
5 11 (10.19%) IT Support Analyst
6 10 (9.26%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Consultant
8 8 (7.41%) Data Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) SQL Data Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Administrator
9 7 (6.48%) Security Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) IT Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (2.78%) CSS
2 3 (2.78%) HTML
2 3 (2.78%) ISPF
2 3 (2.78%) Middleware
3 2 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.93%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.93%) WCF
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.63%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) Fintech
5 3 (2.78%) iPhone
5 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.85%) Physics
6 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Economics
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.33%) Windows
2 17 (15.74%) Windows 7
3 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.96%) Windows Server
5 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (8.33%) Linux
7 5 (4.63%) Android
7 5 (4.63%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.78%) Unix
9 3 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (2.78%) zOS
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.11%) Change Management
2 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (10.19%) CRM
2 11 (10.19%) ITIL
2 11 (10.19%) Project Management
2 11 (10.19%) Wealth Management
3 9 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (8.33%) Line Management
3 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 9 (8.33%) Time Management
4 7 (6.48%) Service Management
5 6 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 5 (4.63%) Manual Testing
6 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.63%) Scrum
6 5 (4.63%) SDLC
6 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.48%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) C#
3 8 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.63%) Java
5 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.78%) Assembly Language
6 3 (2.78%) CLIST
6 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.78%) JCL
6 3 (2.78%) REXX
6 3 (2.78%) VBScript
7 2 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) ISEB
2 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.96%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.93%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.93%) GDPR
4 1 (0.93%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.93%) MiFID
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.70%) ISA Server
3 4 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.70%) vSphere
4 3 (2.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (2.78%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (62.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) VMware
3 10 (9.26%) Oracle
4 7 (6.48%) Cisco
5 5 (4.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (4.63%) Ciena
5 5 (4.63%) Huawei
5 5 (4.63%) Nokia
5 5 (4.63%) Tellabs
6 4 (3.70%) Apple
6 4 (3.70%) FNZ
7 3 (2.78%) CA
7 3 (2.78%) Cognizant
7 3 (2.78%) Sybase
8 2 (1.85%) iManage
8 2 (1.85%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.85%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.85%) SAP
8 2 (1.85%) Tableau
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
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