The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 141 155 132
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 24 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.16% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.02% 8.93% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 16
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £18,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £22,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Office 365
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
141 56 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.23% 1.75% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 62
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Office 365
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Scotland region.

Office 365 Salary Trend in Scotland

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in Scotland

Office 365
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 19 £30,750 -
Aberdeen +12 2 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £43,750 - 2
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Office 365 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 Office 365.

1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (64.86%) Windows
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 15 (40.54%) SharePoint
5 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
6 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
7 12 (32.43%) VMware
8 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (29.73%) LAN
8 11 (29.73%) WAN
9 10 (27.03%) ERP
9 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
9 10 (27.03%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) Firewall
9 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
10 9 (24.32%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) Service Delivery
10 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (21.62%) MCSE
11 8 (21.62%) DNS
12 7 (18.92%) VPN
12 7 (18.92%) ITIL
12 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
12 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
13 6 (16.22%) HP

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Office 365 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 Office 365. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (40.54%) SharePoint
2 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (13.51%) IIS
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (8.11%) Lync
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Taleo
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) LAN
1 11 (29.73%) WAN
2 10 (27.03%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) DNS
4 7 (18.92%) VPN
5 6 (16.22%) SAN
6 5 (13.51%) VoIP
7 3 (8.11%) DHCP
7 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.41%) SMS
8 2 (5.41%) VLAN
9 1 (2.70%) NAS
9 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Advertising
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (18.92%) Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Account Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Account Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) SVG
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) PMI
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ERP
1 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
2 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (24.32%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) CRM
4 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) CMMI
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) Business Development
5 4 (10.81%) OpenUP
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.70%) Coaching
8 1 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.51%) C
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) MCSE
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) PMI Certification
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.11%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
2 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
3 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Intune
2 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Symantec
5 4 (10.81%) Sophos
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) Sage
6 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Mitel
8 1 (2.70%) IronPort
8 1 (2.70%) Meraki
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
8 1 (2.70%) CommVault
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