Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 120 93
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 53 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.12% 1.21% 1.84%
As % of the Applications category 48.18% 27.59% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +9.09% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £25,875
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,250 £41,920
Scotland median annual salary £30,750 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.82% -8.33%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 110 116 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.39% 4.37% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 70 91
Edinburgh median annual salary £36,000 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.04% -8.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,150 £23,347 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £55,250 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +13.64% -3.65%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Edinburgh

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Edinburgh

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (54.72%) Windows
3 23 (43.40%) Windows 10
4 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
5 15 (28.30%) Finance
6 14 (26.42%) VMware
7 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
7 12 (22.64%) Office 365
7 12 (22.64%) Project Management
8 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (18.87%) ITIL
9 9 (16.98%) SCCM
9 9 (16.98%) Decision-Making
9 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 8 (15.09%) SLA
10 8 (15.09%) Cisco
10 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
11 7 (13.21%) Citrix
12 6 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
12 6 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (11.32%) Mac OS
12 6 (11.32%) Meraki
12 6 (11.32%) Data Privacy

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.89%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (9.43%) LAN
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) IT Manager
3 9 (16.98%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.43%) IT Support
6 5 (9.43%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) IT Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 23 (43.40%) Windows 10
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
4 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.32%) Mac OS
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
2 10 (18.87%) ITIL
3 9 (16.98%) Decision-Making
3 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Data Privacy
6 5 (9.43%) CRM
6 5 (9.43%) DevOps
6 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.43%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Leadership
8 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.66%) Time Management
9 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
9 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Service Management
9 2 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
1 3 (5.66%) VBA
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) SLA
2 5 (9.43%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Firmware
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 7 (13.21%) Citrix
5 6 (11.32%) Meraki
6 4 (7.55%) iManage
7 3 (5.66%) BMC
7 3 (5.66%) MobileIron
7 3 (5.66%) Remedy
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.89%) IFS
9 1 (1.89%) Sage