Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 64 48
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16 +32
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 72 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.70% 3.77% 5.02%
As % of the Applications category 47.68% 49.22% 64.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 55
North East median annual salary £30,000 £22,229 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.96% -19.17% -
10th Percentile £19,850 £18,900 £20,150
90th Percentile £46,388 £34,250 £38,600
England median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

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 151 128 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.96% 7.65% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 77
North East median annual salary £36,404 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.35% - -
10th Percentile £21,450 £20,500 £21,200
90th Percentile £48,250 £41,725 £43,600
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 43 £26,500 +10.42% 14
Durham +6 27 £28,000 +33.33% 7
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 64 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 39 (54.17%) Office 365
3 37 (51.39%) Windows
4 33 (45.83%) ITIL
5 28 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (27.78%) Windows 10
7 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
8 17 (23.61%) Migration
8 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (19.44%) DNS
10 14 (19.44%) SLA
10 14 (19.44%) Billing
11 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
11 13 (18.06%) SQL
11 13 (18.06%) Windows Server
12 12 (16.67%) Problem Management
13 11 (15.28%) Oracle
13 11 (15.28%) MCSA
13 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (15.28%) LAN
14 10 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (13.89%) CompTIA Security+
14 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
14 10 (13.89%) Linux
14 10 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 9 (12.50%) Degree
15 9 (12.50%) Firewall
15 9 (12.50%) AIX

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 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (54.17%) Office 365
2 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.17%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.39%) G Suite
5 1 (1.39%) Google Docs
5 1 (1.39%) Google Drive
5 1 (1.39%) Google Sheets
5 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) DNS
2 11 (15.28%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.78%) Internet
4 2 (2.78%) Intranet
4 2 (2.78%) Network Security
4 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.78%) Skype
4 2 (2.78%) VoIP
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) WebEx
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.39%) PBX
5 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.39%) WAN
5 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.17%) Big Data
3 3 (4.17%) Informix
3 3 (4.17%) JasperReports
3 3 (4.17%) Power BI
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (19.44%) Billing
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) IT Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Junior
3 11 (15.28%) Junior Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Junior Security Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) IT Support
10 2 (2.78%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.39%) Middleware
3 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 13 (18.06%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.89%) Linux
5 9 (12.50%) AIX
5 9 (12.50%) HPUX
5 9 (12.50%) Unix
6 8 (11.11%) Android
6 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.94%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) ITIL
2 28 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (23.61%) Migration
4 12 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.94%) ITSM
8 5 (6.94%) Validation
9 4 (5.56%) Change Management
9 4 (5.56%) ERP
9 4 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.50%) Perl
4 6 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.28%) MCSA
3 10 (13.89%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (12.50%) Degree
5 7 (9.72%) MCSE
6 5 (6.94%) CISSP
7 4 (5.56%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.17%) MCP
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.78%) PMP
9 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.39%) ISEB
10 1 (1.39%) MCDST
10 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) SLA
2 9 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
1 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle
3 9 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Bomgar
6 2 (2.78%) Workday
7 1 (1.39%) BT
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix
7 1 (1.39%) Dell
7 1 (1.39%) Google
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Meraki
7 1 (1.39%) Nintex
7 1 (1.39%) Samsung
7 1 (1.39%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.39%) Veeam
7 1 (1.39%) VMware
7 1 (1.39%) Xerox