Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 10 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 6.02% 10.53% 2.74%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Fife median annual salary £19,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.09% - -
Scotland median annual salary £35,750 £28,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +25.44% -6.56% +10.91%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Fife
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 8.43% 17.54% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Fife median annual salary £23,500 £27,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.55% -13.39% +17.59%
10th Percentile £18,750 £25,750 £24,475
90th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £38,425
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £33,705 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.74% +3.71% -2.99%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

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
Salary Histogram in Fife

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Fife over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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 3 £19,500 -29.09% 1
St Andrews - 2 £32,500 -
Microsoft Office
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) CCTV
5 1 (20.00%) NEBOSH
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Access
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) EPoS

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Dell