Microsoft Office Jobs in Scotland

Microsoft Office
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 152 81 65
Rank change year-on-year -71 -16 +49
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 101 167 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.03% 3.42% 4.31%
As % of the Applications category 32.79% 55.67% 60.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 44 101
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,650 £20,500
25th Percentile £26,237 £28,688 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,500 £36,250 £28,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.83% +27.19% -5.00%
75th Percentile £47,500 £43,250 £34,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,625 £47,500
UK median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +1.35%

All Software Application Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 308 300 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 6.19% 6.14% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 155 105 189
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £26,625 £30,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £39,879 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.57% +22.70% -10.96%
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +5.88%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Scotland

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Scotland.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Scotland

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Scotland over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Scotland

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 29 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Glasgow -86 38 £29,000 -10.77% 12
Edinburgh +36 33 £43,586 +36.21% 14
Aberdeen -12 9 £27,000 -34.94% 20
Fife -11 3 £42,500 - 1
West Lothian +1 2 £34,500 -34.29% 3
Renfrewshire -5 2 - - 1
Banffshire - 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Inverclyde -1 1 - -
Stirling -10 1 £23,500 -27.69% 2
Dundee - 1 £47,557 - 2
East Lothian - 1 - -
Roxburghshire - 1 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £23,802 -
North Ayrshire - 1 £46,350 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £225,000 - 2
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £23,000 -
Microsoft Office
UK

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Exchange
3 12 (11.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (33.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.99%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.99%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Primavera
2 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.99%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.99%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft 365
2 14 (13.86%) Power Platform
3 11 (10.89%) Azure
4 10 (9.90%) Entra ID
5 7 (6.93%) Yammer
6 3 (2.97%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.97%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) Google Docs
7 2 (1.98%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.99%) AWS
8 1 (0.99%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) DHCP
1 7 (6.93%) DNS
2 5 (4.95%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (3.96%) Network Security
4 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.97%) VoIP
5 2 (1.98%) IMAP
5 2 (1.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.99%) Broadband
6 1 (0.99%) RSVP
6 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) Power BI
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.99%) Power Query
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.99%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) JIRA
General
1 51 (50.50%) Social Skills
2 22 (21.78%) Finance
3 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (11.88%) Banking
5 11 (10.89%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (7.92%) Marketing
7 7 (6.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (6.93%) Law
7 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
8 6 (5.94%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.97%) Retail
10 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.98%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.99%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Analyst
2 14 (13.86%) IT Support
3 12 (11.88%) Applications Support
3 12 (11.88%) Senior
4 11 (10.89%) Service Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Administrator
6 7 (6.93%) Change Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Governance Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Senior Applications Support
7 6 (5.94%) IT Technician
8 5 (4.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) LDAP
1 2 (1.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (7.92%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.95%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.99%) CCTV
6 1 (0.99%) Housing Association
6 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Windows
2 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.89%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.95%) Linux
4 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.98%) Unix
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) Customer Service
2 19 (18.81%) Agile
3 18 (17.82%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (17.82%) Time Management
4 17 (16.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (13.86%) Change Management
6 13 (12.87%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (11.88%) Decision-Making
8 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (9.90%) ITSM
9 9 (8.91%) CRM
9 9 (8.91%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.92%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.92%) Project Management
10 8 (7.92%) Runbook
11 7 (6.93%) API Integration
11 7 (6.93%) Problem Management
11 7 (6.93%) Service Management
11 7 (6.93%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.88%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) Python
2 1 (0.99%) Swift
2 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.95%) A+ Certification
3 5 (4.95%) MCDST
4 4 (3.96%) MCSE
4 4 (3.96%) PMP
5 3 (2.97%) MCITP
6 1 (0.99%) CAPM
6 1 (0.99%) HND
6 1 (0.99%) MCP
6 1 (0.99%) MCSA
6 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (28.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (67.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) ServiceNow
3 7 (6.93%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.95%) SAP
5 3 (2.97%) Adobe
5 3 (2.97%) BiZZdesign
5 3 (2.97%) Dell
5 3 (2.97%) iManage
6 2 (1.98%) Apple
6 2 (1.98%) BeyondTrust
6 2 (1.98%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.98%) EMC
6 2 (1.98%) Google
6 2 (1.98%) VMware
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix
7 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.99%) Intel
7 1 (0.99%) Sage
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce