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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
England / North East
Rank 40 38 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 34 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.36% 6.14% 2.70%
As % of the Applications category 53.13% 37.76% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 20
Median salary £27,000 £22,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,850 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £27,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +9.56%

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
64 98 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.09% 16.25% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 59 86 77
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £45,000 £44,850
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 29 £23,500 +17.50% 4
Durham -2 4 £32,500 +30.00% 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 65 (79.27%) Microsoft
2 49 (59.76%) Windows
3 43 (52.44%) Active Directory
4 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
5 25 (30.49%) VMware
6 24 (29.27%) DNS
6 24 (29.27%) DHCP
7 19 (23.17%) ITIL
8 18 (21.95%) Firewall
9 17 (20.73%) Windows XP
10 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
10 14 (17.07%) Cisco
10 14 (17.07%) Office 365
11 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (14.63%) Degree
11 12 (14.63%) Data Centre
12 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
13 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (12.20%) HP
13 10 (12.20%) Windows 7
13 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (10.98%) Windows Server
14 9 (10.98%) Citrix
14 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (10.98%) SLA
14 9 (10.98%) Backup Exec
15 8 (9.76%) Finance
15 8 (9.76%) Legal
15 8 (9.76%) Dell

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.44%) SPSS
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (1.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Office 365
2 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) DHCP
1 24 (29.27%) DNS
2 18 (21.95%) Firewall
3 7 (8.54%) SAN
3 7 (8.54%) VLAN
4 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.10%) DMZ
5 5 (6.10%) SMTP
6 4 (4.88%) LAN
7 3 (3.66%) Skype
7 3 (3.66%) WAN
8 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.44%) VPN
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.22%) HTTP
9 1 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.22%) Wireless
9 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.66%) MS Access
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
1 8 (9.76%) Legal
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Back Office
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) French Language
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Service Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) IT Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) IT Support
8 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.88%) Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (4.88%) Service Desk Support
9 4 (4.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Web Services
2 4 (4.88%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.22%) LAMP
4 1 (1.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
4 6 (7.32%) Clustering
5 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) AS400
7 1 (1.22%) CESG
7 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 49 (59.76%) Windows
2 17 (20.73%) Windows XP
3 10 (12.20%) Windows 7
3 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.98%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.88%) Android
6 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.44%) Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) ITIL
2 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
2 8 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.54%) Document Management
4 6 (7.32%) Change Control
4 6 (7.32%) Information Security
5 5 (6.10%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 5 (6.10%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (6.10%) Presales
5 5 (6.10%) Security Operations
6 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.88%) Service Management
7 3 (3.66%) Analytics
7 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.66%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (3.66%) Line Management
7 3 (3.66%) Project Management
8 2 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) C#
2 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) PHP
4 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.76%) MCSE
3 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.10%) CISM
4 5 (6.10%) CISSP
5 4 (4.88%) CEH
5 4 (4.88%) CISA
5 4 (4.88%) SANS
5 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.88%) SSCP
6 3 (3.66%) CCNA
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.66%) MCSA
6 3 (3.66%) MOS
7 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.22%) MCDST
8 1 (1.22%) MCITP
8 1 (1.22%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 43 (52.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.10%) vSphere
6 2 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.44%) XenApp
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.44%) WSUS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.49%) VMware
3 14 (17.07%) Cisco
4 10 (12.20%) HP
5 9 (10.98%) Citrix
6 8 (9.76%) Dell
7 7 (8.54%) Sophos
7 7 (8.54%) Symantec
8 6 (7.32%) Intel Security
8 6 (7.32%) Qualys
8 6 (7.32%) Tripwire
9 5 (6.10%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (4.88%) ArcSight
10 4 (4.88%) Forcepoint
11 3 (3.66%) Lotus
11 3 (3.66%) Tableau
12 2 (2.44%) AppSense
12 2 (2.44%) Trend Micro
13 1 (1.22%) Apple
13 1 (1.22%) Remedy
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