Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -20 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.16% 5.75% 6.17%
As % of the Applications category 57.14% 38.46% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
West Lothian median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +77.78% -40.00%
10th Percentile £18,625 £37,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,450 £42,500 £23,750
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £35,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year -16.08% +30.00% -9.84%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 3.78% 14.94% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
West Lothian median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +77.78% -30.77%
10th Percentile £19,750 £30,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,500 £33,750
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year -9.33% +13.64% -1.49%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in West Lothian

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in West Lothian

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in West Lothian over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in West Lothian

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -7 2 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Microsoft Office
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (50.00%) Fintech
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (50.00%) Solarvista
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Compliance Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Officer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Solarvista
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) VMware