Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -38 +6 -33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 34 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.25% 2.33% 2.37%
As % of the Applications category 30.91% 31.58% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 36
Edinburgh median annual salary £27,000 £28,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -8.20% -18.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,050 £19,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £47,280 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £29,750 £29,850 £30,500
% change year-on-year -0.34% -2.13% -12.86%

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 110 171 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.05% 7.39% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 95 116
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,482 £22,700 £21,950
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,650 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,750 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.15% -2.86% -4.11%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Office.

1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (23.53%) CRM
6 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
6 7 (20.59%) Finance
6 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (17.65%) Linux
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) PHP
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) VBA
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle
8 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
9 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) MySQL
9 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
9 4 (11.76%) Java
9 4 (11.76%) Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) Adobe
9 4 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
9 4 (11.76%) SSL
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) FileNet
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (11.76%) InDesign
2 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) French Language
3 2 (5.88%) Dutch Language
3 2 (5.88%) German Language
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) IT Support
3 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) Ajax
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
2 4 (11.76%) JSON
2 4 (11.76%) LAMP
2 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.88%) COM
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) ASIC
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
3 1 (2.94%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) CRM
2 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) Web Design
3 4 (11.76%) Web Development
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
4 3 (8.82%) Data Transformation
4 3 (8.82%) Demand Management
4 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
4 3 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Time Management
4 3 (8.82%) Validation
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) PHP
2 6 (17.65%) VBA
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Adobe
3 4 (11.76%) Tableau
4 3 (8.82%) Minitab
5 2 (5.88%) iManage
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) Lotus
6 1 (2.94%) VMware