The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 32 43 55
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.35% 5.13% 3.17%
As % of the Applications category 47.06% 29.07% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 18
Median salary £25,250 £20,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.25% -40.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £16,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £27,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -3.27% +8.92%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 51 86 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.36% 17.66% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 78 60
Median salary £27,250 £28,000 £31,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -10.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for MS Office in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 22 £25,250 -8.18% 5
Sunderland - 2 £34,500 - 1
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 55 (87.30%) Microsoft
2 45 (71.43%) Windows
3 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
4 31 (49.21%) MS Excel
5 26 (41.27%) DHCP
5 26 (41.27%) DNS
5 26 (41.27%) VMware
6 16 (25.40%) Windows XP
7 14 (22.22%) Office 365
8 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
8 13 (20.63%) Firewall
9 12 (19.05%) ITIL
9 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
10 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
11 10 (15.87%) Cisco
11 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (12.70%) Backup Exec
12 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (12.70%) HP
12 8 (12.70%) Citrix
12 8 (12.70%) Degree
12 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (12.70%) Windows Server
13 7 (11.11%) Driving Licence
13 7 (11.11%) VLAN
13 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (11.11%) SAN
13 7 (11.11%) Dell

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (49.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.17%) SPSS
3 1 (1.59%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Office 365
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.27%) DHCP
1 26 (41.27%) DNS
2 13 (20.63%) Firewall
3 7 (11.11%) SAN
3 7 (11.11%) VLAN
4 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.94%) DMZ
5 5 (7.94%) SMTP
6 3 (4.76%) LAN
6 3 (4.76%) WAN
7 2 (3.17%) Skype
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.76%) MS Access
3 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
1 5 (7.94%) Legal
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) French Language
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.35%) Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) AS400
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Windows XP
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) Android
6 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.17%) Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ITIL
2 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.94%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (7.94%) Document Management
3 5 (7.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (7.94%) Presales
4 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.76%) Change Control
5 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.17%) Information Security
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.11%) MCSE
3 3 (4.76%) CCNA
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MOS
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) CEH
4 2 (3.17%) CISA
4 2 (3.17%) CISM
4 2 (3.17%) CISSP
4 2 (3.17%) MCSA
4 2 (3.17%) SANS
4 2 (3.17%) SSCP
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) HND
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCDST
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Citrix
4 8 (12.70%) HP
5 7 (11.11%) Dell
5 7 (11.11%) Sophos
5 7 (11.11%) Symantec
6 5 (7.94%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (4.76%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.76%) Qualys
7 3 (4.76%) Tableau
7 3 (4.76%) Tripwire
8 2 (3.17%) ArcSight
8 2 (3.17%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.17%) Trend Micro
9 1 (1.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.59%) NetApp
9 1 (1.59%) Nokia
9 1 (1.59%) Remedy
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