Period
to 18 March 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 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > North East
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 61 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 63 71 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.62% 3.95% 5.35%
As % of the Applications category 51.22% 47.97% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 62 68
North East median annual salary £26,250 £29,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.02% +18.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,050 £17,467
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,475 £40,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 123 148 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.02% 8.23% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 92 125 90
North East median annual salary £36,750 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% +9.09% +5.77%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £57,125 £42,575 £42,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 18 March 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 18 March 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 +2 38 £26,000 -13.33% 8
Durham +13 20 £21,500 -15.27% 9
Northumberland - 1 - -
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 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 53 (84.13%) Microsoft
2 34 (53.97%) Office 365
3 33 (52.38%) Windows
4 27 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 24 (38.10%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (38.10%) ITIL
5 24 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 18 (28.57%) SLA
8 14 (22.22%) MCSA
8 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (20.63%) CompTIA Security+
9 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
9 13 (20.63%) MCSE
10 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (19.05%) Migration
10 12 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (17.46%) Apple iOS
11 11 (17.46%) Android
11 11 (17.46%) CISSP
12 10 (15.87%) DNS
12 10 (15.87%) Billing
13 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
14 8 (12.70%) Mac OS X
15 7 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (11.11%) Technical Leadership

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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (53.97%) Office 365
2 14 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.59%) G Suite
4 1 (1.59%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) DHCP
2 3 (4.76%) LAN
2 3 (4.76%) PBX
3 2 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.17%) Skype
3 2 (3.17%) VoIP
3 2 (3.17%) WebEx
3 2 (3.17%) WLAN
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (1.59%) Extranet
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) Intranet
4 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) Informix
2 3 (4.76%) JasperReports
2 3 (4.76%) Power BI
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 10 (15.87%) Billing
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Service Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Security Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) IT Support
5 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (17.46%) Android
4 11 (17.46%) Apple iOS
5 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 8 (12.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
1 24 (38.10%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
3 12 (19.05%) Migration
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.94%) ITSM
5 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.35%) ERP
6 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.76%) Break/Fix
7 3 (4.76%) Coaching
7 3 (4.76%) People Management
7 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.76%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.94%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (22.22%) MCSA
3 13 (20.63%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (20.63%) MCSE
4 11 (17.46%) CISSP
5 3 (4.76%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.76%) MCP
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (84.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) BT
2 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.17%) Bomgar
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco
3 2 (3.17%) Dell
3 2 (3.17%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Meraki
4 1 (1.59%) Nintex
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Samsung
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Toshiba
4 1 (1.59%) Veeam
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Xerox