The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank - 15 12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 1.85% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category - 16.67% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
MS Office
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.26% 11.11% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £36,700 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 5 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 14001
2 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) French Language
2 5 (83.33%) German Language
2 5 (83.33%) Polish Language
2 5 (83.33%) Spanish Language
2 5 (83.33%) T-Plan
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Allen-Bradley
2 5 (83.33%) Siemens
2 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
2 5 (83.33%) AutoCAD
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9002
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) AutoCAD
2 5 (83.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) French Language
1 5 (83.33%) German Language
1 5 (83.33%) Polish Language
1 5 (83.33%) Spanish Language
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Six Sigma
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9002
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Siemens
2 5 (83.33%) T-Plan
2 5 (83.33%) Allen-Bradley