The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 3.85% 2.33% 11.43%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 16.67% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £30,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 3.85% 13.95% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -2.94%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Fife

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Fife

Microsoft Office
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 Office within the Fife region over the 3 months to 26 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 +1 1 - -
Microsoft Office
Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Office.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft Office
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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft