Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 4.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Fife median annual salary £35,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% +10.29%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Fife
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 24.29% 55.56% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 30
Fife median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.47% +22.58%
10th Percentile £19,250 £25,650 £27,625
90th Percentile £46,750 £48,750 £44,688
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fife.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Fife

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Fife

Microsoft Certification
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 Certification within the Fife region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 2 £34,875 -
Microsoft Certification
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CQRS
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin