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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
UK / Scotland
Rank 93 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 46 90 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 3.09% 3.34%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 23.56% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 61
Median salary £32,000 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,938 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £28,625
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.04%

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
230 382 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.14% 13.13% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 158 228 229
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -14 23 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Glasgow +15 11 £29,250 -2.50% 5
Fife - 4 £26,500 -
Renfrewshire 0 2 £45,688 -
Scottish Borders 0 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Dundee +11 1 - - 1
Stirling +8 1 £35,500 +22.41%
West Lothian -2 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - - 1
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 62 (63.27%) MS Excel
2 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
3 35 (35.71%) Windows
4 34 (34.69%) Finance
5 33 (33.67%) SQL
6 25 (25.51%) Active Directory
7 24 (24.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 24 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (23.47%) Degree
9 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
11 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (16.33%) ITIL
12 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 13 (13.27%) MS Exchange
14 12 (12.24%) MS Visio
14 12 (12.24%) Banking
14 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (11.22%) SLA
16 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
16 10 (10.20%) Linux
16 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
16 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
17 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
17 9 (9.18%) Wealth Management
17 9 (9.18%) Change Management
17 9 (9.18%) CRM
18 8 (8.16%) Oracle
18 8 (8.16%) VPN

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 13 (13.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.12%) IIS
4 5 (5.10%) SAS
5 3 (3.06%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.02%) CMS
6 1 (1.02%) Confluence
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (63.27%) MS Excel
2 24 (24.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (12.24%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.06%) Fishtalk
2 3 (3.06%) Q-Pulse
2 3 (3.06%) Sonata
3 1 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Office 365
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.02%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.16%) DHCP
2 8 (8.16%) VPN
3 7 (7.14%) DNS
4 5 (5.10%) Firewall
5 2 (2.04%) ADSL
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) Network Security
6 1 (1.02%) SMTP
6 1 (1.02%) VLAN
6 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.10%) DB2
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.04%) Big Data
5 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.04%) QlikView
6 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.02%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Selenium
2 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 34 (34.69%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.06%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Billing
6 2 (2.04%) Electronics
6 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Back Office
7 1 (1.02%) German Language
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Analyst
2 22 (22.45%) Support Analyst
3 13 (13.27%) IT Analyst
3 13 (13.27%) IT Support
4 12 (12.24%) IT Support Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Consultant
5 10 (10.20%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Support Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Software Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Field Service Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) XML
2 4 (4.08%) CSS
2 4 (4.08%) HTML
3 3 (3.06%) .NET
3 3 (3.06%) ISPF
3 3 (3.06%) jQuery
3 3 (3.06%) Middleware
4 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.04%) WCF
4 2 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.02%) Ajax
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.02%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.02%) LLBLGen Pro
5 1 (1.02%) WinForms
5 1 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Fat Client
3 5 (5.10%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.10%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) Fintech
4 3 (3.06%) iPhone
4 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.04%) Replication
5 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.02%) W3C
6 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.71%) Windows
2 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (10.20%) Linux
7 5 (5.10%) Android
7 5 (5.10%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.06%) Unix
9 3 (3.06%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (3.06%) zOS
10 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) ITIL
2 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
3 9 (9.18%) Change Management
3 9 (9.18%) CRM
3 9 (9.18%) Wealth Management
4 8 (8.16%) Project Management
4 8 (8.16%) Service Management
5 7 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.14%) Line Management
5 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.14%) Time Management
6 6 (6.12%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.10%) ERP
7 5 (5.10%) Performance Management
7 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.67%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) C#
3 6 (6.12%) Java
4 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
6 3 (3.06%) CLIST
6 3 (3.06%) JCL
6 3 (3.06%) Python
6 3 (3.06%) REXX
6 3 (3.06%) VBScript
7 2 (2.04%) C
7 2 (2.04%) C++
7 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) VBA
8 1 (1.02%) PHP
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (23.47%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.10%) ISEB
3 5 (5.10%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.02%) MCP
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 8 (8.16%) PMO
3 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.02%) COBIT
4 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) GDPR
4 1 (1.02%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.02%) MiFID
4 1 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (25.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.10%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.08%) ISA Server
4 4 (4.08%) vSphere
5 3 (3.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 3 (3.06%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
2 8 (8.16%) VMware
3 7 (7.14%) Cisco
4 5 (5.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (5.10%) Apple
4 5 (5.10%) Ciena
4 5 (5.10%) Huawei
4 5 (5.10%) Nokia
4 5 (5.10%) Tellabs
5 3 (3.06%) CA
5 3 (3.06%) Cognizant
5 3 (3.06%) Sybase
6 2 (2.04%) Cognos
6 2 (2.04%) FNZ
6 2 (2.04%) iManage
6 2 (2.04%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.04%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.04%) MobileIron
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