The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank - 24 22
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.85% 4.88%
As % of the Applications category - 37.50% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £25,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.21% 10.26% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
Average salary £35,000 £17,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.88% -44.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £17,000 £17,875
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Scotland

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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory