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 23 June 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.

Microsoft
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 19.23% 4.55% 16.22%
As % of the Vendors category 38.46% 18.18% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £44,000 £34,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +2.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 50.00% 25.00% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Median salary £55,000 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.17% +11.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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
Salary Histogram in Fife

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Fife over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 June 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 +4 4 £44,000 +29.41%
Microsoft
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003

Microsoft
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ERP Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) ERP Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
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