The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.67% 2.38% 5.92%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 40.00% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 West Lothian region.

Applications Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.33% 5.95% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

MS Office
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

MS Office Salary Trend in West Lothian

MS Office
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Livingston -1 1 £25,000 -33.33%
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft