The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 66.67% - -
As % of the Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £19,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 Scottish Borders region.

Applications Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 66.67% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £19,500 - £28,000
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 - £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £28,800 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

MS Office
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

MS Office Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

MS Office
Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 30 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
Selkirk - 1 £17,500 -
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft