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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.39% 1.67% 2.22%
As % of the Applications category 27.78% 33.33% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -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 Stirling region.

Applications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 15.79% 5.00% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £37,500 £36,000
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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Stirling

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (46.67%) Workflow
4 6 (40.00%) FileNet
4 6 (40.00%) Document Management
4 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) SPNEGO
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) RAD
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (40.00%) JSP
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 5 (33.33%) Lotus
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Legal
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle BPM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (40.00%) FileNet
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) FileNet Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Documentum Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JSP
1 6 (40.00%) SPNEGO
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Workflow
2 6 (40.00%) Document Management
2 6 (40.00%) RAD
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Lotus
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Pega
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft