The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 184 355 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.67% 5.98% 4.45%
As % of the Applications category 31.13% 37.06% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 144 211 170
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.45%
MS Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
591 958 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.79% 16.13% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 464 674 700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Berkshire region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Berkshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Berkshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 89 £37,500 +7.91% 9
Slough -9 30 £26,000 -30.66% 4
Wokingham -3 12 £55,000 +61.76%
Bracknell -10 10 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Maidenhead +1 9 £45,000 +15.38%
Newbury -40 4 £24,000 -14.28% 1
Hungerford - 1 - -
Thatcham - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 262 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 225 (55.28%) MS Excel
3 142 (34.89%) Windows
4 107 (26.29%) ITIL
5 100 (24.57%) Degree
6 83 (20.39%) Windows 7
7 81 (19.90%) Active Directory
8 76 (18.67%) Finance
9 59 (14.50%) Project Management
10 54 (13.27%) MS PowerPoint
10 54 (13.27%) Office 365
11 53 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (13.02%) SQL
12 51 (12.53%) TCP/IP
12 51 (12.53%) Windows 8
12 51 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
13 50 (12.29%) SharePoint
14 46 (11.30%) VMware
14 46 (11.30%) Marketing
15 45 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 44 (10.81%) PRINCE2
17 43 (10.57%) SQL Server
17 43 (10.57%) Windows XP
18 42 (10.32%) CRM
18 42 (10.32%) SLA
19 41 (10.07%) MS Project
19 41 (10.07%) Migration
20 39 (9.58%) SCCM
21 37 (9.09%) Data Centre
22 36 (8.85%) Telecoms

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (12.29%) SharePoint
2 31 (7.62%) MS Exchange
3 28 (6.88%) Lync
4 23 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.46%) IIS
6 9 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
6 9 (2.21%) OpenStack
6 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.23%) CMS
7 5 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.74%) Site Server
9 3 (0.74%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.49%) Apache
10 2 (0.49%) JBoss
10 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 225 (55.28%) MS Excel
2 54 (13.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 41 (10.07%) MS Project
4 30 (7.37%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.97%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.98%) InDesign
6 4 (0.98%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.98%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.49%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.49%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.25%) assyst
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.27%) Office 365
2 11 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.72%) SaaS
4 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.98%) Yammer
6 2 (0.49%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.53%) TCP/IP
2 31 (7.62%) LAN
3 29 (7.13%) DNS
3 29 (7.13%) Internet
4 28 (6.88%) WAN
5 27 (6.63%) VPN
6 25 (6.14%) Firewall
7 23 (5.65%) DHCP
8 14 (3.44%) Wireless
9 13 (3.19%) Intranet
10 7 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.47%) Network Security
12 5 (1.23%) Extranet
12 5 (1.23%) WebEx
13 4 (0.98%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.98%) MPLS
13 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.98%) UMTS
13 4 (0.98%) CTI
13 4 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.46%) QlikView
6 9 (2.21%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.47%) MS Access
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.98%) OLAP
10 4 (0.98%) Star Schema
10 4 (0.98%) OLTP
10 4 (0.98%) SSDT
10 4 (0.98%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 12 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.70%) JIRA
3 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.98%) Subversion
4 4 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (0.98%) Axure RP
4 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.49%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 76 (18.67%) Finance
2 46 (11.30%) Marketing
3 36 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.41%) French Language
5 19 (4.67%) Italian Language
6 16 (3.93%) Billing
7 10 (2.46%) German Language
7 10 (2.46%) Retail
8 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.47%) Legal
10 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.98%) Back Office
11 4 (0.98%) Banking
12 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.74%) Danish Language
12 3 (0.74%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.74%) Finnish Language
12 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.74%) Automotive
12 3 (0.74%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 121 (29.73%) Analyst
2 49 (12.04%) Project Manager
3 47 (11.55%) Support Engineer
4 33 (8.11%) Service Analyst
4 33 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 32 (7.86%) Support Analyst
6 26 (6.39%) 1st Line Support
7 25 (6.14%) IT Support
8 23 (5.65%) Developer
9 20 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 20 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (4.42%) Senior Project Manager
10 18 (4.42%) Technical Support
10 18 (4.42%) Senior Manager
11 16 (3.93%) Consultant
12 12 (2.95%) Administrator
12 12 (2.95%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (2.70%) Data Analyst
13 11 (2.70%) Desktop Support
13 11 (2.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.90%) .NET
2 23 (5.65%) HTML
3 20 (4.91%) CSS
4 15 (3.69%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.95%) jQuery
6 8 (1.97%) Web Services
6 8 (1.97%) CGI
7 7 (1.72%) HTML5
8 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.47%) NHibernate
8 6 (1.47%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.98%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.98%) MDX
9 4 (0.98%) Visualforce
10 3 (0.74%) Ajax
10 3 (0.74%) XML
10 3 (0.74%) COM
10 3 (0.74%) COM+
10 3 (0.74%) J2EE
11 2 (0.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.90%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.46%) GIS
6 9 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.97%) Statistics
8 7 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.47%) Economics
9 6 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.47%) RIA
10 5 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.23%) User Experience
10 5 (1.23%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.98%) IVR
11 4 (0.98%) AS400
11 4 (0.98%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 142 (34.89%) Windows
2 83 (20.39%) Windows 7
3 53 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (12.53%) Windows 8
5 45 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (10.57%) Windows XP
7 33 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (7.62%) Linux
9 15 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.97%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.74%) AIX
13 3 (0.74%) UNIX
13 3 (0.74%) OS/400
13 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (26.29%) ITIL
2 59 (14.50%) Project Management
3 44 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 42 (10.32%) CRM
5 41 (10.07%) Migration
6 35 (8.60%) Service Delivery
7 32 (7.86%) Service Management
7 32 (7.86%) Time Management
8 29 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (6.88%) Incident Management
10 25 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (4.67%) Change Management
12 17 (4.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (4.18%) Scrum
12 17 (4.18%) ITSM
13 16 (3.93%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (3.44%) Data Analysis
14 14 (3.44%) Asset Management
15 13 (3.19%) GAP Analysis
15 13 (3.19%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.02%) SQL
2 20 (4.91%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.42%) C#
4 15 (3.69%) Java
5 8 (1.97%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.47%) TypeScript
7 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.98%) Apex Code
7 4 (0.98%) VBA
7 4 (0.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.49%) VBScript
8 2 (0.49%) VB
8 2 (0.49%) Python
8 2 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 100 (24.57%) Degree
2 31 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (4.67%) MCP
5 18 (4.42%) PMP
5 18 (4.42%) PMI Certification
6 16 (3.93%) MCSE
7 15 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.95%) A+ Certification
9 11 (2.70%) CCNA
10 10 (2.46%) MCITP
11 8 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.72%) CCNP
13 6 (1.47%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.98%) ISEB
14 4 (0.98%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.32%) SLA
2 11 (2.70%) QA
3 6 (1.47%) GAMP
4 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.74%) GCP
6 3 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (19.90%) Active Directory
2 30 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.70%) XenApp
4 9 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.97%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.97%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.97%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.23%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.49%) UAG
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (9.58%) SCCM
2 6 (1.47%) SCOM
2 6 (1.47%) WSUS
3 5 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.98%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.74%) Nagios
5 3 (0.74%) DameWare
6 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 262 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.30%) VMware
3 27 (6.63%) Cisco
4 22 (5.41%) Citrix
5 18 (4.42%) Oracle
6 15 (3.69%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.44%) Apple
8 13 (3.19%) HP
8 13 (3.19%) Dell
9 11 (2.70%) Adobe
10 8 (1.97%) Computacenter
11 7 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.72%) Symantec
12 6 (1.47%) BT
12 6 (1.47%) SAP
12 6 (1.47%) Tableau
13 5 (1.23%) Dell KACE
13 5 (1.23%) McAfee
14 4 (0.98%) Avaya
14 4 (0.98%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £190 - £250 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum plus on call and overtime and other
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago