The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 8 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.63% 5.43% 2.73%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 21.74% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £22,000 £21,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.32%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
28 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 34.15% 25.00% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 16
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,125 £20,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £63,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
North East

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Durham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Billingham - 3 £22,000 -
Darlington - 2 £16,500 - 1
Hartlepool - 1 £17,000 -
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) ERP
5 4 (16.67%) QA
6 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (12.50%) Google
6 3 (12.50%) Pay per click
6 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Google Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) SCCM
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.33%) Sage 50
7 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Git (software)

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Sage 50
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (8.33%) Line 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) PPC Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) PPC Manager
3 3 (12.50%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) PPC Executive
4 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Service Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
1 1 (4.17%) Statistics
1 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ERP
2 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (12.50%) Pay per click
2 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) C++
1 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) Northgate
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Amdocs
4 1 (4.17%) Altiris
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Darlington
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16500.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
County Durham
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago