Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 53 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.49% 4.01% 3.32%
As % of the Applications category 59.55% 59.49% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 30
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £28,000 £23,250 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.43% -5.10% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,250 £18,500 £17,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £39,250 £44,675
North East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +10.00% +19.05%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 89 79 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.22% 6.74% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 74 60 43
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £28,000 £31,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.40% +20.19% +8.33%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £18,100
90th Percentile £45,000 £56,850 £42,250
North East median annual salary £28,500 £31,500 £26,875
% change year-on-year -9.52% +17.21% -2.27%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Office within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 44 £28,000 -6.67% 2
Sunderland 0 6 £21,500 -9.47% 1
North Shields - 3 £26,250 - 1
South Shields - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft Office
North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 28 (52.83%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (33.96%) ITIL
5 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
7 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Project
7 14 (26.42%) Degree
7 14 (26.42%) Office 365
8 13 (24.53%) Firewall
8 13 (24.53%) Sun
9 12 (22.64%) VMware
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (20.75%) Time Management
11 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
11 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
12 9 (16.98%) QA
12 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
13 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
13 8 (15.09%) Virtual Team
13 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
13 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
13 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
13 8 (15.09%) ERP
13 8 (15.09%) Windows XP
13 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
13 8 (15.09%) Oracle

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring 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 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (9.43%) iPlanet
3 5 (9.43%) JBoss
3 5 (9.43%) MQSeries
3 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.43%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (5.66%) assyst
2 3 (5.66%) SAP ERP
3 2 (3.77%) Retail-J
4 1 (1.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) SaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) DHCP
4 5 (9.43%) LDAP
4 5 (9.43%) NAS
4 5 (9.43%) SAN
5 4 (7.55%) VLAN
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) Skype
6 3 (5.66%) VoIP
7 2 (3.77%) FCoE
7 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
7 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) Network Security
8 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Service Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Business Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Security Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Unix Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Administrator
10 2 (3.77%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) IT Administrator
10 2 (3.77%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Tester
10 2 (3.77%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) Virtual Team
4 5 (9.43%) Clustering
5 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.77%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.77%) iSeries
7 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
4 8 (15.09%) Windows XP
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 10
6 5 (9.43%) AIX
6 5 (9.43%) HPUX
6 5 (9.43%) Linux
6 5 (9.43%) Solaris
6 5 (9.43%) SUSE
6 5 (9.43%) Unix
7 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) ITIL
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) Time Management
4 8 (15.09%) ERP
4 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
4 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
4 8 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (13.21%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) High Availability
6 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.55%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (7.55%) SIEM
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
9 2 (3.77%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Fault Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Logistics
9 2 (3.77%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.77%) C-shell
3 2 (3.77%) Korn
3 2 (3.77%) Perl
3 2 (3.77%) RPG
3 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.55%) CCNA
4 4 (7.55%) CEH
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.55%) CISSP
4 4 (7.55%) GCIH
4 4 (7.55%) GSEC
5 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CCNP
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) MCSA
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.43%) KVM
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (9.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Samba
5 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) OpenView
2 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Sun
3 12 (22.64%) VMware
4 8 (15.09%) Oracle
5 7 (13.21%) Cisco
6 5 (9.43%) Citrix
6 5 (9.43%) Cognos
6 5 (9.43%) F5
6 5 (9.43%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) Opsware
6 5 (9.43%) PlateSpin
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.43%) Veritas
7 4 (7.55%) Remedy
7 4 (7.55%) SAP
7 4 (7.55%) Splunk
8 3 (5.66%) Borland
9 2 (3.77%) IBM
10 1 (1.89%) IFS
10 1 (1.89%) Infor