The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.84% 1.69% 7.81%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 33.33% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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 Stirling region.

Applications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 12.90% 5.08% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £42,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

MS Office
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Stirling

MS Office
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) AppSense
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) AppSense
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware