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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.56% 1.82% 2.67%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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
5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 12.82% 7.27% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £34,500 £24,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -49.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £31,600
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 11 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco