Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 106 83
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 61 37 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.40% 1.46% 2.76%
As % of the Applications category 49.59% 33.04% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £27,730 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.22% -2.70% -18.57%
10th Percentile £25,600 £22,948 £20,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £31,500 £32,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -1.56% +3.23% +3.33%

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 123 112 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.84% 4.42% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 70 108
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,950 £21,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £76,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (44.26%) Finance
3 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (37.70%) Windows
5 22 (36.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (27.87%) Project Management
7 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
10 11 (18.03%) SQL
10 11 (18.03%) MS Visio
10 11 (18.03%) Office 365
10 11 (18.03%) Windows 10
10 11 (18.03%) PMO
11 9 (14.75%) ITIL
11 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
11 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
12 8 (13.11%) Decision-Making
12 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
12 8 (13.11%) CRM
13 7 (11.48%) SAS
13 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
13 7 (11.48%) VMware
13 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (11.48%) Banking
13 7 (11.48%) Analytics
14 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (9.84%) Data Governance
14 6 (9.84%) Data Quality
14 6 (9.84%) Salesforce.com

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 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.48%) SAS
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.64%) Appian
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (36.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (18.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.64%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) DHCP
1 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Automotive
3 3 (4.92%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Data Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (9.84%) IT Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Data Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) COM
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows 10
3 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Linux
6 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Project Management
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) CRM
3 8 (13.11%) Decision-Making
4 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.48%) Analytics
4 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.84%) Data Governance
5 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management
8 3 (4.92%) Data Privacy
8 3 (4.92%) ERP
8 3 (4.92%) IT Strategy
8 3 (4.92%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) SDLC
8 3 (4.92%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) VBA
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) C++
3 1 (1.64%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) PMO
2 6 (9.84%) Data Quality
3 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix
6 3 (4.92%) Meraki
6 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.28%) BMC
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 2 (3.28%) Remedy
7 2 (3.28%) Teradata
8 1 (1.64%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.64%) Sage