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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 41 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.11% 2.53% 2.34%
As % of the Applications category 46.07% 19.54% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 12
Average salary £20,500 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,950 £19,240 £18,710
10% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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
89 87 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.42% 12.93% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 74 67 38
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,000 £18,868
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +19 31 £20,000 -6.97% 7
Durham - 9 £29,433 -
Northumberland - 1 £15,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 36 (53.73%) MS Excel
3 21 (31.34%) Windows
4 19 (28.36%) Finance
5 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
6 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
6 14 (20.90%) Service Delivery
7 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
8 12 (17.91%) Back Office
8 12 (17.91%) ERP
9 11 (16.42%) ITIL
10 10 (14.93%) Project Management
10 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.43%) SQL
11 9 (13.43%) Degree
12 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
12 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
12 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (10.45%) Oracle
14 6 (8.96%) MS Project
14 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
14 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
14 6 (8.96%) SLA
14 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (8.96%) NAS
14 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 5 (7.46%) DBS Check

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 5 (7.46%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (53.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (8.96%) MS Project
3 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Mimecast
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) NAS
2 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 2 (2.99%) DHCP
4 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 2 (2.99%) FTP
4 2 (2.99%) SNMP
4 2 (2.99%) VoIP
4 2 (2.99%) VPN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Back Office
3 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.97%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Buyer
6 5 (7.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) CMS Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Developer
7 4 (5.97%) HR Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) HR Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Buyer
8 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) JSON
2 2 (2.99%) Visualforce
2 2 (2.99%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Service Delivery
2 12 (17.91%) ERP
3 11 (16.42%) ITIL
4 10 (14.93%) Project Management
5 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.46%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Case Management
8 4 (5.97%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.97%) Project Governance
8 4 (5.97%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.97%) SDLC
8 4 (5.97%) System Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Test Management
8 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) VBA
2 4 (5.97%) VBScript
3 3 (4.48%) C
3 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.99%) ANSI SQL
4 2 (2.99%) Apex Code
4 2 (2.99%) PHP
4 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.49%) C#
5 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.46%) DBS Check
4 5 (7.46%) MCDBA
4 5 (7.46%) MCSA
4 5 (7.46%) MCSE
5 4 (5.97%) ISEB
5 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
5 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.99%) MCP
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Nagios
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Northgate
3 4 (5.97%) SAP
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) BT
4 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) Mitel
5 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.99%) Symantec
6 1 (1.49%) Apple
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) McAfee
6 1 (1.49%) NEC
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) Sage
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