The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Scotland / Fife
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 16.67% 16.22% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 35.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.23%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Vendors Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 16.67% 45.95% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 14
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Fife

Microsoft
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Fife region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 2 £35,000 - 1
Glenrothes - 1 - -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Fife region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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