The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Scotland / Fife
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 16.67% 13.79% 16.95%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 57.14% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -7.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £29,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6 7 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 25.00% 24.14% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 24
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.68% -32.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Fife

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Fife

Microsoft
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 within the Fife region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +5 3 £35,000 - 1
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) ERP Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) ERP Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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