The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 1.35% 2.08% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 50.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 13.51% 4.17% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

MS Office
Salary Trend in Fife

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Fife

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing MS Office 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 MS Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing MS Office 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 MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco