The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.71% 3.57% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £29,000 £23,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Microsoft Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 54.29% 42.86% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 15
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £46,000 £42,926
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Fife region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Fife

Microsoft Certification
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) IT Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware