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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 34 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.04% 4.27% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 27.42% 24.78% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 15
Average salary £26,099 £29,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,775 £19,240 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
124 113 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.74% 17.25% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 105 95 90
Average salary £33,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +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 29 August 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 August 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 -8 14 £24,000 -17.24% 10
Durham +14 10 £20,000 - 3
Northumberland -4 1 £42,500 - 1
Cleveland - 1 £37,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (85.33%) Microsoft
2 50 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 18 (24.00%) Windows
4 17 (22.67%) PRINCE2
4 17 (22.67%) MS Project
5 15 (20.00%) ITIL
5 15 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 15 (20.00%) Finance
5 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
6 14 (18.67%) PMP
6 14 (18.67%) PMI Certification
6 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.33%) Matrix Management
8 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (12.00%) Windows XP
10 8 (10.67%) SAP
10 8 (10.67%) ERP
11 7 (9.33%) SCCM
11 7 (9.33%) MCDST
11 7 (9.33%) Degree
12 6 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (8.00%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Retail
12 6 (8.00%) Regression Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Apple
12 6 (8.00%) SAP PP
12 6 (8.00%) ABAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.33%) Lync
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 50 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.67%) MS Project
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) SAP PP
2 4 (5.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.67%) Sage 50
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.67%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) DHCP
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.67%) DNS
1 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Billing
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Desktop Support
3 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) SAP PP Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) PPC Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) PPC Manager
7 4 (5.33%) PPC Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) PPC Executive
8 3 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
1 1 (1.33%) COM
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) Wiki
3 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.33%) iPhone
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.67%) Linux
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.33%) Android
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) PRINCE2
2 15 (20.00%) ITIL
2 15 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
4 13 (17.33%) Matrix Management
5 8 (10.67%) ERP
6 6 (8.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Pay per click
7 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.33%) Analytics
8 3 (4.00%) Project Management
8 3 (4.00%) CRM
9 2 (2.67%) Service Management
9 2 (2.67%) Change Management
9 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) ABAP
2 5 (6.67%) SQL
3 4 (5.33%) VBA
4 3 (4.00%) VBScript
5 2 (2.67%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) PMP
1 14 (18.67%) PMI Certification
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.33%) MCDST
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) A+ Certification
5 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.67%) MCP
6 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCTS
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) XenApp
2 1 (1.33%) XenServer
2 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) ZENworks
3 3 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (85.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) SAP
3 6 (8.00%) Apple
4 4 (5.33%) Google
5 3 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) Adobe
6 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.67%) Sage
6 2 (2.67%) Remedy
6 2 (2.67%) VMware
6 2 (2.67%) Northgate
7 1 (1.33%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.33%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.33%) Altiris
7 1 (1.33%) Symantec
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.33%) Peregrine
7 1 (1.33%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
networx
Salary: Circa £30,000 pa plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 PA + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cramlington, Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £15,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago