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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 34 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.18% 2.90% 3.25%
As % of the Applications category 25.76% 20.65% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 23
Average salary £26,000 £29,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,775 £19,100 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,100 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
England

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

Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
132 92 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.22% 14.02% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 109 81 96
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS Office
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MS Office Salary Trend in the North East

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the North East

MS Office
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Tyne and Wear -2 17 £21,000 -26.31% 7
Durham +7 7 £20,000 - 2
Northumberland -4 1 £42,500 +0.59%
Cleveland - 1 £37,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 66 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 48 (63.16%) MS Excel
3 20 (26.32%) ITIL
3 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (23.68%) Windows
6 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
6 17 (22.37%) MS Project
7 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (19.74%) PRINCE
9 14 (18.42%) PMP
9 14 (18.42%) PMI Certification
9 14 (18.42%) Finance
9 14 (18.42%) Waterfall
10 13 (17.11%) Matrix Management
11 12 (15.79%) MCDST
12 9 (11.84%) Windows 7
12 9 (11.84%) Windows XP
13 8 (10.53%) ERP
13 8 (10.53%) SAP
14 7 (9.21%) SCCM
14 7 (9.21%) Degree
15 6 (7.89%) SAP Implementation
15 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing
15 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
15 6 (7.89%) Retail
15 6 (7.89%) ABAP
15 6 (7.89%) Apple

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.32%) Lync
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.37%) MS Project
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) SAP PP
2 3 (3.95%) Sage 50
3 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.63%) Line 50
3 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) DHCP
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) WAN
2 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Billing
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) SAP PP Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Account Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) HTML
1 1 (1.32%) COM
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Wiki
4 1 (1.32%) iPhone
4 1 (1.32%) iPad
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Windows 7
2 9 (11.84%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.95%) Linux
5 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) ITIL
2 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
3 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.74%) PRINCE
5 14 (18.42%) Waterfall
6 13 (17.11%) Matrix Management
7 8 (10.53%) ERP
8 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
8 6 (7.89%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) CRM
10 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.63%) Project Management
10 2 (2.63%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.63%) Pay per click
10 2 (2.63%) Analytics
10 2 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) ABAP
2 5 (6.58%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) VBScript
4 2 (2.63%) VB
4 2 (2.63%) VBA
4 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.42%) PMP
2 14 (18.42%) PMI Certification
3 12 (15.79%) MCDST
4 7 (9.21%) Degree
5 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.26%) A+ Certification
6 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.63%) MCP
7 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (1.32%) MCSE
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.32%) MCTS
8 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
2 1 (1.32%) XenServer
2 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCCM
2 4 (5.26%) ZENworks
3 3 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) SAP
3 6 (7.89%) Apple
4 3 (3.95%) Sage
4 3 (3.95%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) Adobe
5 2 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (2.63%) Northgate
5 2 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (1.32%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.32%) Altiris
6 1 (1.32%) Symantec
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle
6 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.32%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.32%) Lotus
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