The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 7.69% 11.36% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 55.56% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £26,000 £15,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system 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 operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 9 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 30.77% 20.45% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Median salary £30,000 £19,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.89% -31.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £15,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £30,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Fife

Windows
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Windows in Fife

Windows
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Fife region over the 3 months to 27 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 - -
Windows
Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++

Windows
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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Process Engineer
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 Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
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