The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.57% 3.71% 2.65%
As % of the Applications category 26.92% 37.21% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 9
Average salary £21,000 £25,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,250 £19,240
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,400 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
78 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.24% 9.98% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 34 58
Average salary £28,780 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.44% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,820 £24,550 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Tyne and Wear region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 20 £21,000 -17.64% 6
Gateshead -21 1 £21,500 -30.08%
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (78.05%) ITIL
3 31 (75.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (60.98%) MCDST
5 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
6 13 (31.71%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
7 8 (19.51%) Citrix
8 7 (17.07%) VMware
8 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
9 6 (14.63%) IIS
9 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
9 6 (14.63%) SLA
9 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (14.63%) Change Management
9 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (14.63%) XenApp
9 6 (14.63%) XenServer
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
10 5 (12.20%) Linux
10 5 (12.20%) MCSE
10 5 (12.20%) MCSA
10 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
10 5 (12.20%) Cisco
10 5 (12.20%) CCNA
10 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (12.20%) Firewall
10 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
10 5 (12.20%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.32%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) Base SAS
1 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Desktop Support
4 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Managed Services Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) IT Trainer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Trainer
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
1 4 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) Statistics
2 1 (2.44%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Change Management
3 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.44%) Use Case
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Line Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Validation
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.44%) RAD
5 1 (2.44%) RUP
5 1 (2.44%) ETL
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
1 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (60.98%) MCDST
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.20%) MCSE
3 5 (12.20%) MCSA
3 5 (12.20%) CCNA
4 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) MCP
6 1 (2.44%) SAS Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) XenApp
2 6 (14.63%) XenServer
3 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) ZENworks
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Citrix
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) Apple
6 3 (7.32%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Informatica
8 1 (2.44%) Peregrine
8 1 (2.44%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago