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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 8 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 9.30% - 2.70%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £31,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,383 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.05% -
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
8 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 18.60% 12.50% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Average salary £31,000 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -45.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Fife region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Fife

MS Office
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Fife region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 1 £40,000 -
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) HND
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
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