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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 48 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 33 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.17% 5.66% 4.27%
As % of the Applications category 25.98% 42.27% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 29
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +56.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £22,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,850
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
127 97 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.04% 13.40% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 87 125
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,360
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +19.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -7 26 £31,000 -20.00% 8
Durham -4 7 £27,250 -16.15% 3
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (52.00%) MS Excel
3 25 (50.00%) ITIL
4 18 (36.00%) Windows
5 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (26.00%) Change Management
8 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.00%) MCDST
10 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (16.00%) IIS
11 8 (16.00%) SQL
11 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (16.00%) Finance
11 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
12 7 (14.00%) XenApp
12 7 (14.00%) XenServer
12 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (14.00%) VMware
12 7 (14.00%) VMware ESX
12 7 (14.00%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (14.00%) CCNA
12 7 (14.00%) MCSE
12 7 (14.00%) MCSA
12 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.00%) Citrix
12 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (12.00%) Reuters

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.00%) Lync
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.00%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) LSMW
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Managed Services Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Junior
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (2.00%) WCF
2 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) EPoS
2 1 (2.00%) Blog
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Change Management
3 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.00%) Service Management
5 5 (10.00%) ERP
5 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Logistics
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.00%) Line Management
8 1 (2.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
1 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCDST
3 7 (14.00%) MCSE
3 7 (14.00%) MCSA
3 7 (14.00%) CCNA
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (6.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (14.00%) XenApp
2 7 (14.00%) XenServer
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Citrix
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Reuters
3 6 (12.00%) Bloomberg
3 6 (12.00%) Fidessa
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Remedy
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Meraki
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) Avaya
6 1 (2.00%) Peregrine
6 1 (2.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) Tradeweb
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
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