Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 53 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 +19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 79 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.68% 4.59% 3.32%
As % of the Applications category 64.75% 55.12% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 41
North East median annual salary £28,000 £26,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £20,250 £19,000 £17,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 122 127 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 8.77% 8.32% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 102 109 63
North East median annual salary £29,500 £31,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.35% +17.76% -2.73%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,200 £19,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £56,700 £47,650
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +23 54 £28,000 +21.74% 5
Durham -20 14 £31,825 -15.13% 2
Northumberland -9 1 £27,500 -38.89%
Teesside - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 48 (60.76%) Microsoft
2 39 (49.37%) Windows
3 32 (40.51%) ITIL
4 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
5 25 (31.65%) Office 365
6 24 (30.38%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (24.05%) ERP
8 17 (21.52%) Degree
9 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (20.25%) VMware
9 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Project
9 16 (20.25%) Oracle
10 15 (18.99%) Time Management
11 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (17.72%) Windows XP
11 14 (17.72%) Firewall
12 13 (16.46%) Sun
13 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
13 12 (15.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 12 (15.19%) Windows 10
13 12 (15.19%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (13.92%) QA
14 11 (13.92%) Incident Management
14 11 (13.92%) WAN
15 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
15 10 (12.66%) SAP
15 10 (12.66%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery

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 9 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.33%) iPlanet
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 5 (6.33%) MQSeries
3 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.80%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (3.80%) assyst
2 3 (3.80%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.53%) Retail-J
4 1 (1.27%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.65%) Office 365
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Firewall
2 11 (13.92%) WAN
3 10 (12.66%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (11.39%) LAN
4 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.13%) DNS
5 8 (10.13%) SAN
6 5 (6.33%) DHCP
6 5 (6.33%) LDAP
6 5 (6.33%) NAS
6 5 (6.33%) VoIP
7 4 (5.06%) Internet
7 4 (5.06%) Network Security
7 4 (5.06%) VLAN
8 3 (3.80%) Skype
8 3 (3.80%) VPN
9 2 (2.53%) FCoE
9 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) QlikView
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Local Government
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (50.63%) Analyst
2 21 (26.58%) Service Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) IT Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) Administrator
10 3 (3.80%) Service Desk Support
10 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Unix Consultant
11 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) J2EE
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.53%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.66%) Virtual Team
4 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.33%) Clustering
6 3 (3.80%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.53%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.53%) iSeries
8 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) Replication
8 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.72%) Windows XP
4 12 (15.19%) Windows 10
5 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.86%) Unix
7 6 (7.59%) Linux
8 5 (6.33%) AIX
8 5 (6.33%) HPUX
8 5 (6.33%) Solaris
8 5 (6.33%) SUSE
9 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) ITIL
2 19 (24.05%) ERP
3 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.99%) Time Management
5 12 (15.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (13.92%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.86%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.33%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
11 4 (5.06%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (5.06%) Security Monitoring
11 4 (5.06%) SIEM
11 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
12 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
1 4 (5.06%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.53%) C-shell
2 2 (2.53%) Korn
2 2 (2.53%) Perl
2 2 (2.53%) RPG
3 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
2 12 (15.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.86%) DV Cleared
5 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.33%) CCNA
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.06%) CEH
7 4 (5.06%) CISSP
7 4 (5.06%) GCIH
7 4 (5.06%) GSEC
8 3 (3.80%) CCNP
8 3 (3.80%) MCSA
9 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.53%) MCP
9 2 (2.53%) MCSE
10 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) ISEB
10 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) QA
2 7 (8.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.33%) KVM
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (6.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.53%) Samba
5 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (6.33%) OpenView
3 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (60.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Oracle
2 16 (20.25%) VMware
3 13 (16.46%) Sun
4 10 (12.66%) SAP
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco
6 7 (8.86%) Citrix
7 6 (7.59%) Workday
8 5 (6.33%) Cognos
8 5 (6.33%) F5
8 5 (6.33%) HP
8 5 (6.33%) Opsware
8 5 (6.33%) PlateSpin
8 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.33%) Veritas
9 4 (5.06%) Remedy
9 4 (5.06%) Splunk
10 3 (3.80%) Borland
10 3 (3.80%) Lotus
11 2 (2.53%) EMC