The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 30 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.59% 4.32% 2.81%
As % of the Applications category 25.64% 25.22% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 19
Average salary £23,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.74% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £19,550 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
117 115 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.01% 17.11% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 104 104 104
Average salary £30,750 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £23,650 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
England

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 29 July 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 29 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
Durham +15 13 £22,000 +4.76% 5
Tyne and Wear -15 10 £24,000 -38.46% 10
Northumberland -7 3 £23,500 - 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 64 (87.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (61.64%) MS Excel
3 18 (24.66%) Windows
4 15 (20.55%) MS Project
4 15 (20.55%) PRINCE2
4 15 (20.55%) PRINCE
4 15 (20.55%) Finance
4 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.81%) PMP
5 13 (17.81%) PMI Certification
5 13 (17.81%) Matrix Management
5 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
6 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
7 10 (13.70%) ITIL
8 9 (12.33%) Windows XP
9 8 (10.96%) ERP
9 8 (10.96%) Degree
10 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
11 6 (8.22%) SCCM
11 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (8.22%) SQL
12 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
12 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
12 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (5.48%) Apple
13 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
13 4 (5.48%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.48%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 2 (2.74%) Lync
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (61.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (20.55%) MS Project
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.74%) Sage 50
2 2 (2.74%) SAP PP
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.74%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.74%) DHCP
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) PBX
3 1 (1.37%) VoIP
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.37%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Subversion
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Billing
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Desktop Support
3 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
3 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.22%) Service Analyst
3 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
4 5 (6.85%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Account Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) PPC Manager
6 3 (4.11%) PPC Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) PPC Executive
6 3 (4.11%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Qt
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Wiki
3 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Firmware
3 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Windows XP
3 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) Linux
6 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.74%) UNIX
7 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) PRINCE2
1 15 (20.55%) PRINCE
1 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
1 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) Matrix Management
2 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL
4 8 (10.96%) ERP
5 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Manual Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.11%) Analytics
6 3 (4.11%) CRM
6 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.11%) Pay per click
7 2 (2.74%) Regression Testing
7 2 (2.74%) Service Management
7 2 (2.74%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) VBA
3 3 (4.11%) VBScript
3 3 (4.11%) C
4 2 (2.74%) C++
4 2 (2.74%) VB
4 2 (2.74%) ABAP
4 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) PHP
5 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) PMP
1 13 (17.81%) PMI Certification
2 8 (10.96%) Degree
3 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ISEB
5 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.74%) MCDST
6 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCP
7 1 (1.37%) MCSE
7 1 (1.37%) MCTS
7 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.74%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 64 (87.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) SAP
2 4 (5.48%) Apple
3 3 (4.11%) Sage
3 3 (4.11%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Northgate
4 2 (2.74%) Remedy
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix
5 1 (1.37%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.37%) Altiris
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec
Teeside
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum favourable pension and share incentive scheme.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Darlington
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Durham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16500.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
County Durham
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
North East, UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 (neg) + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago