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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.77% 3.83% 4.65%
As % of the Applications category 28.26% 27.78% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 26
Average salary £21,000 £26,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,200 £42,500
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
138 90 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.89% 13.78% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 107 78 89
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -5 27 £21,000 -17.64% 8
Durham -2 4 £19,500 - 2
Cleveland - 1 £37,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 56 (83.58%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.75%) MS Excel
3 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
4 25 (37.31%) ITIL
5 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (29.85%) MCDST
7 18 (26.87%) Windows
8 11 (16.42%) Windows 7
9 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (11.94%) SAP
10 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
11 7 (10.45%) Apple
11 7 (10.45%) MS Project
11 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
11 7 (10.45%) SCCM
12 6 (8.96%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.96%) Retail
12 6 (8.96%) SAP PP
12 6 (8.96%) Regression Testing
12 6 (8.96%) ABAP
12 6 (8.96%) SQL
12 6 (8.96%) SLA
13 5 (7.46%) Citrix
13 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.46%) ERP
13 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
13 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.49%) SAS
3 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (50.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Project
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SAP PP
2 3 (4.48%) Sage 50
3 2 (2.99%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.99%) Line 50
3 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
1 4 (5.97%) DHCP
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.49%) FTP
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.49%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (8.96%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Analyst
2 17 (25.37%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Service Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
3 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) SAP PP Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.99%) Support Technician
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (2.99%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) COM
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
1 1 (1.49%) ODBC
1 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.49%) iPhone
3 1 (1.49%) Wiki
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.49%) Statistics
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.97%) Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Android
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) UNIX
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) ITIL
2 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
3 6 (8.96%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
3 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.96%) Regression Testing
4 5 (7.46%) ERP
4 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.46%) PRINCE
5 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.48%) Matrix Management
6 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 2 (2.99%) Project Management
7 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) ABAP
1 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) VBScript
3 2 (2.99%) VB
3 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.99%) VBA
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.49%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (29.85%) MCDST
3 4 (5.97%) A+ Certification
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.97%) PMP
3 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) MCP
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) XenApp
2 2 (2.99%) XenServer
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) ZENworks
3 3 (4.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (83.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 7 (10.45%) Apple
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix
5 3 (4.48%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Sage
6 2 (2.99%) Remedy
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe
6 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.99%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Altiris
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Peregrine
7 1 (1.49%) Lotus
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £18,000 to £29,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago