Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 46 67
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 15 61 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.60% 4.80% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 55.45% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 54 29
Median annual salary £26,500 £26,750 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +21.59% -21.43%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,000 £19,700
90th Percentile £50,250 £47,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £35,281 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.91% -5.71% +7.69%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 110 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.52% 8.65% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 86 82
Median annual salary £26,000 £28,250 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.96% -12.40% +12.17%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,702 £57,125
England median annual salary £44,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50% +6.67%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the North East

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in the North East.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the North East

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in the North East over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the North East

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Office within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 12 £26,000 -1.89% 6
Durham -14 3 £38,500 +42.59% 1
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) MCSE
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Azure
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) Power Platform
6 3 (20.00%) Power BI
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2019

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 1 (6.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (6.67%) AWS
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
3 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate
4 1 (6.67%) Architectural Design
4 1 (6.67%) Case Management
4 1 (6.67%) Community of Practice
4 1 (6.67%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (6.67%) Deadline-Driven
4 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Nasuni
3 1 (6.67%) Sparx