The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 72 53 66
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 42 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.04% 3.14% 2.61%
As % of the Applications category 20.18% 30.00% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 26
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,800 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -1.66% +7.14%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 114 140 155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 10.12% 10.48% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 112
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,750 £57,850
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Edinburgh

MS Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Edinburgh

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Edinburgh

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (30.00%) SQL
6 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.00%) Wealth Management
9 8 (20.00%) Change Management
10 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (15.00%) SCCM
11 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
11 6 (15.00%) Project Management
12 5 (12.50%) Banking
12 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
12 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
12 5 (12.50%) VPN
12 5 (12.50%) Oracle
12 5 (12.50%) PMO
12 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
12 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
13 4 (10.00%) Linux

MS Office
Top Related 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.00%) Sonata
2 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) DB2
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.00%) QlikView
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) InstallShield
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) German Language
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) IT Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) IT Support
4 6 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior PMO
7 3 (7.50%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) Fintech
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) MVS
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Change Management
1 8 (20.00%) Wealth Management
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.00%) Analytics
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.00%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) R
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PMO
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
3 1 (2.50%) MiFID
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Cognos
4 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.00%) Tableau
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) 3Com
5 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.50%) Charles River
5 1 (2.50%) Ciena
5 1 (2.50%) FactSet
5 1 (2.50%) FNZ
5 1 (2.50%) Huawei
5 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Reuters
5 1 (2.50%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) Tellabs
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago