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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 52 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.39% 2.18% 4.21%
As % of the Applications category 41.46% 19.18% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 17
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £19,000 £18,980
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
41 73 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.18% 11.35% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 61 56
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
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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 15 £28,250 +8.65% 4
Gateshead -8 1 £27,500 +14.58%
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
3 11 (27.50%) Finance
4 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (17.50%) Change Management
5 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (17.50%) Degree
6 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.00%) Reuters
6 6 (15.00%) Bloomberg
6 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (15.00%) Fidessa
6 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.00%) SCCM
8 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (10.00%) MCP
8 4 (10.00%) IIS
8 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) HSRP
2 1 (2.50%) PBX
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) POP3
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) OSPF
2 1 (2.50%) BGP
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Manager
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Buyer
6 1 (2.50%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (2.50%) IT Sales Executive
6 1 (2.50%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) COM
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (2.50%) WCF
2 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) PMI
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) IVR
2 1 (2.50%) PDA
2 1 (2.50%) Blog
2 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Practice Management
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Logistics
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) MCP
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
2 2 (5.00%) XenServer
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Fidessa
2 6 (15.00%) Reuters
2 6 (15.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.50%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.50%) Tradeweb
4 1 (2.50%) Meraki
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) BT
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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