The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.97% - 5.19%
As % of the Applications category 5.26% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £16,500 - £18,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
MS Office
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Applications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 18.45% 6.67% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 12
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Durham region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Durham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
5 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
2 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Cognizant
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