The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.77% 3.87% 3.95%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 22.43% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 18
Average salary £40,000 £19,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
65 107 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.93% 17.26% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 61 99 70
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £19,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
North East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 24 £40,000 +110.52% 4
Gateshead -6 2 £35,000 +45.83%
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) MS Excel
3 14 (37.84%) Windows
4 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
5 12 (32.43%) MS Project
5 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
5 12 (32.43%) PRINCE
5 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) PMP
6 10 (27.03%) PMI Certification
6 10 (27.03%) Matrix Management
6 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
7 9 (24.32%) ITIL
8 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.51%) Service Management
9 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
10 4 (10.81%) Degree
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.81%) Sun
11 3 (8.11%) LAN
11 3 (8.11%) WAN
11 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
11 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (5.41%) SaaS
12 2 (5.41%) Lync
12 2 (5.41%) Office 365
12 2 (5.41%) Resource Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 21 (56.76%) MS Excel
2 12 (32.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) PBX
3 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Project Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Support Technician
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support
6 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Life Science
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) AS400
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
1 12 (32.43%) PRINCE
1 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Matrix Management
2 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
3 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Product Management
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Document Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) PMP
1 10 (27.03%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Sun
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Lotus
3 1 (2.70%) Sage
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Salary negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sharpe Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago