Period
to 14 April 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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > North East
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 57 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 29 50 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.67% 3.83% 5.24%
As % of the Applications category 53.70% 60.24% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 34
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 "
25th Percentile £24,000 £19,750 £20,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,000 £27,000 £26,250
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +2.86% -12.50%
75th Percentile £51,250 £39,750 £35,438
90th Percentile £55,765 £47,000 £46,375
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +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 54 83 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.96% 6.37% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 66 84
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,625 £20,000
25th Percentile £21,750 £19,895 £24,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £28,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.64% -26.67% +25.00%
75th Percentile £44,688 £40,813 £46,250
90th Percentile £54,893 £47,500 £59,250
England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 14 April 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 14 April 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
Durham +10 16 £29,500 +47.50% 2
Tyne and Wear -15 12 £26,000 -4.59% 7
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 14 April 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 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft 365
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) Driving Licence
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (24.14%) Azure
5 7 (24.14%) Internet
6 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
6 6 (20.69%) Automotive
6 6 (20.69%) Data Management
6 6 (20.69%) CAN bus
6 6 (20.69%) Internet of Things
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
8 4 (13.79%) AWS
8 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
8 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.79%) VMware
8 4 (13.79%) DHCP
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
9 3 (10.34%) SQL
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
9 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.34%) VLAN

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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 1 (3.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (24.14%) Azure
3 4 (13.79%) AWS
4 2 (6.90%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) DHCP
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Field Support Technician
2 6 (20.69%) Support Technician
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Report Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Driving Licence
2 6 (20.69%) CAN bus
2 6 (20.69%) Internet of Things
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (3.45%) EPoS
5 1 (3.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Data Management
2 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) ArchiMate
5 1 (3.45%) Case Management
5 1 (3.45%) Community of Practice
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (3.45%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.45%) People Management
5 1 (3.45%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (3.45%) Project Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GDPR
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Sparx