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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 3.25% 8.96% 6.12%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 46.15% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £23,500 £36,250 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.17% +101.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £26,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £37,500 £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
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
10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 8.13% 19.40% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 7
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +102.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £30,100 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
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
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
Stirlingshire - 1 £19,000 -
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (50.00%) Workflow
5 5 (41.67%) FileNet
5 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (41.67%) SPNEGO
5 5 (41.67%) Document Management
5 5 (41.67%) RAD
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (41.67%) JSP
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) Legal
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (25.00%) Lotus
7 3 (25.00%) IBM
8 2 (16.67%) Line Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (41.67%) FileNet
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) FileNet Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSP
1 5 (41.67%) SPNEGO
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Workflow
2 5 (41.67%) Document Management
2 5 (41.67%) RAD
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) VCP4
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Pega