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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 60 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.69% 3.51% 4.63%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 25.00% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 24
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,775 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,750 £53,650
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
77 116 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.86% 14.03% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 103 108
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 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 29 July 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 16 £28,750 +19.79% 8
Durham -25 3 £32,500 +47.72% 2
Teesside - 2 £50,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 20 (36.36%) Windows
4 16 (29.09%) Finance
5 13 (23.64%) ITIL
5 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
8 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
8 8 (14.55%) Change Management
9 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (12.73%) ERP
9 7 (12.73%) Degree
10 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
10 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.91%) SQL
10 6 (10.91%) Fidessa
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (10.91%) Reuters
10 6 (10.91%) Bloomberg
11 5 (9.09%) MS Visio
11 5 (9.09%) Service Management
11 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (9.09%) Project Management
11 5 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) IIS
11 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 4 (7.27%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.45%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) DHCP
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
1 2 (3.64%) VoIP
1 2 (3.64%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) HSRP
2 1 (1.82%) POP3
2 1 (1.82%) SMTP
2 1 (1.82%) PBX
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) MPLS
2 1 (1.82%) OSPF
2 1 (1.82%) BGP
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) LSMW
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
3 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.45%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Bid Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) COM
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (1.82%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) PMI
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) IVR
2 1 (1.82%) PDA
2 1 (1.82%) Blog
2 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Change Management
3 7 (12.73%) ERP
4 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 5 (9.09%) Service Management
6 4 (7.27%) CRM
6 4 (7.27%) Supplier Management
6 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Logistics
7 3 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 2 (3.64%) Requirements Management
8 2 (3.64%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.82%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.27%) MCP
3 4 (7.27%) MCSE
3 4 (7.27%) MCSA
3 4 (7.27%) CCNA
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCDST
5 1 (1.82%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.45%) XenApp
2 3 (5.45%) XenServer
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Fidessa
2 6 (10.91%) Reuters
2 6 (10.91%) Bloomberg
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Citrix
4 3 (5.45%) Meraki
5 2 (3.64%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Juniper
6 1 (1.82%) Apple
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.82%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.82%) Symantec
6 1 (1.82%) BT
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