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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 317 280 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.39% 4.65% 3.75%
As % of the Applications category 37.34% 29.14% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 200 207 166
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,050 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £58,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,863 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -
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
849 961 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.45% 15.94% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 583 737 649
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,650 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +3 128 £32,500 -23.52% 9
Bracknell +1 43 £26,000 -3.70% 1
Slough -7 26 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Newbury +7 23 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Maidenhead -7 23 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Windsor -6 13 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Wokingham +6 8 £34,375 -31.25%
Thatcham 0 1 £22,500 -11.76%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 389 (58.32%) Microsoft
2 303 (45.43%) MS Excel
3 274 (41.08%) Windows
4 186 (27.89%) Finance
5 153 (22.94%) Windows 7
6 145 (21.74%) Telecoms
7 140 (20.99%) ITIL
8 136 (20.39%) Active Directory
9 96 (14.39%) Degree
10 94 (14.09%) SQL
11 87 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 83 (12.44%) MS Exchange
13 81 (12.14%) Project Management
14 75 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 74 (11.09%) Marketing
16 73 (10.94%) Internet
17 68 (10.19%) Windows XP
18 66 (9.90%) TCP/IP
18 66 (9.90%) VPN
18 66 (9.90%) SQL Server
18 66 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
19 65 (9.75%) Security Cleared
20 63 (9.45%) Firewall
21 60 (9.00%) MS PowerPoint
22 59 (8.85%) HP
23 57 (8.55%) DNS
23 57 (8.55%) CRM
23 57 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (8.25%) DHCP
24 55 (8.25%) Advertising

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 87 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 83 (12.44%) MS Exchange
3 41 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (5.70%) CMS
5 31 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 31 (4.65%) IIS
6 30 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (4.20%) Lync
7 28 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (1.80%) Live Communications Server
10 9 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.30%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 303 (45.43%) MS Excel
2 60 (9.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (7.50%) MS Project
4 48 (7.20%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.60%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.30%) Mingle
8 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 18 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 18 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 18 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 11 (1.65%) SAP FSCM
3 10 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.45%) Agresso
5 2 (0.30%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.15%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.45%) Office 365
2 13 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.50%) SaaS
4 7 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (10.94%) Internet
2 66 (9.90%) TCP/IP
2 66 (9.90%) VPN
3 63 (9.45%) Firewall
4 57 (8.55%) DNS
5 55 (8.25%) DHCP
6 24 (3.60%) LAN
7 22 (3.30%) SAN
7 22 (3.30%) WAN
8 18 (2.70%) Network Security
9 16 (2.40%) Broadband
10 12 (1.80%) PBX
11 11 (1.65%) VoIP
12 10 (1.50%) 3G
13 8 (1.20%) Ethernet
13 8 (1.20%) ISDN
13 8 (1.20%) NAS
13 8 (1.20%) Unified Communications
14 7 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (0.75%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.60%) MS Access
4 13 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.75%) OLAP
11 5 (0.75%) QlikView
12 4 (0.60%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.60%) OLTP
12 4 (0.60%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.60%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 6 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.90%) Subversion
3 5 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.30%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.30%) JIRA
6 2 (0.30%) Selenium
6 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
General
1 186 (27.89%) Finance
2 145 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 74 (11.09%) Marketing
4 55 (8.25%) Advertising
5 50 (7.50%) Retail
5 50 (7.50%) German Language
6 26 (3.90%) Multimedia
7 17 (2.55%) French Language
8 14 (2.10%) Banking
8 14 (2.10%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.80%) Legal
10 11 (1.65%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.50%) Italian Language
12 8 (1.20%) Billing
13 7 (1.05%) Dutch Language
14 5 (0.75%) Law
14 5 (0.75%) Back Office
15 4 (0.60%) Electronics
15 4 (0.60%) Automotive
16 3 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 152 (22.79%) Analyst
2 82 (12.29%) Support Engineer
3 61 (9.15%) Support Analyst
4 56 (8.40%) Consultant
5 43 (6.45%) Recruitment Consultant
6 42 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 40 (6.00%) Service Analyst
8 36 (5.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 36 (5.40%) Service Desk Analyst
9 34 (5.10%) IT Support
10 29 (4.35%) Resourcer
10 29 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 29 (4.35%) Developer
11 27 (4.05%) Recruitment Resourcer
12 26 (3.90%) Support Technician
13 25 (3.75%) Help Desk Support
13 25 (3.75%) Problem Manager
14 23 (3.45%) Technical Support
15 22 (3.30%) Systems Analyst
16 21 (3.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.50%) .NET
2 22 (3.30%) HTML
3 17 (2.55%) CSS
3 17 (2.55%) XML
4 16 (2.40%) Web Services
5 15 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 12 (1.80%) jQuery
7 9 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 8 (1.20%) WCF
9 7 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.05%) ATL
10 6 (0.90%) WPF
10 6 (0.90%) MDX
11 5 (0.75%) HTML5
11 5 (0.75%) Flash
12 3 (0.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (0.45%) JSON
12 3 (0.45%) WF
13 2 (0.30%) CSS3
13 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.60%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.25%) Statistics
4 30 (4.50%) Social Media
5 19 (2.85%) Fat Client
5 19 (2.85%) Thin Client
6 18 (2.70%) Smartphone
7 16 (2.40%) Blackberry
8 14 (2.10%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.50%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.35%) CLARiiON
11 7 (1.05%) iPhone
12 6 (0.90%) Open Source
12 6 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.75%) iPad
14 4 (0.60%) User Experience
14 4 (0.60%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.60%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 274 (41.08%) Windows
2 153 (22.94%) Windows 7
3 75 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (10.19%) Windows XP
5 49 (7.35%) Windows 8
6 48 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (3.45%) Linux
9 11 (1.65%) Android
10 9 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
10 9 (1.35%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.20%) UNIX
12 5 (0.75%) Solaris
12 5 (0.75%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.45%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) VMS
14 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (20.99%) ITIL
2 81 (12.14%) Project Management
3 57 (8.55%) CRM
3 57 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (7.35%) Service Management
5 46 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 46 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 41 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 39 (5.85%) Problem Management
8 32 (4.80%) Change Management
9 28 (4.20%) Time Management
10 27 (4.05%) Data Analysis
11 26 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 25 (3.75%) Programme Management
13 24 (3.60%) Process Management
14 23 (3.45%) ITIL V2
15 20 (3.00%) Campaign Management
16 19 (2.85%) Document Management
17 18 (2.70%) Business Development
17 18 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 94 (14.09%) SQL
2 29 (4.35%) C#
3 16 (2.40%) PowerShell
4 14 (2.10%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.95%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.75%) ABAP
7 3 (0.45%) PHP
8 2 (0.30%) VB
8 2 (0.30%) VBA
8 2 (0.30%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.30%) Java
9 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.15%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
9 1 (0.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 96 (14.39%) Degree
2 65 (9.75%) Security Cleared
3 49 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (6.60%) SC Cleared
5 29 (4.35%) MCSE
6 23 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (3.30%) DV Cleared
8 20 (3.00%) MCTS
8 20 (3.00%) MCSA
8 20 (3.00%) CCNA
8 20 (3.00%) MCP
9 17 (2.55%) MCITP
10 16 (2.40%) PMP
10 16 (2.40%) PMI Certification
11 12 (1.80%) CCA
12 10 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.35%) CCNP
13 9 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.75%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.45%) SLA
2 34 (5.10%) ISO 9001
3 18 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.25%) QA
4 15 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.45%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) GAMP
System Software
1 136 (20.39%) Active Directory
2 39 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.25%) ISA Server
5 9 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.90%) KVM
7 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.30%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (5.85%) SCCM
2 15 (2.25%) NetBackup
3 13 (1.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 12 (1.80%) Unicenter
4 12 (1.80%) Netcool
4 12 (1.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 9 (1.35%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.60%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.15%) DameWare
7 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 389 (58.32%) Microsoft
2 59 (8.85%) HP
3 46 (6.90%) Oracle
4 44 (6.60%) VMware
5 43 (6.45%) Citrix
6 37 (5.55%) Cisco
7 30 (4.50%) SAP
7 30 (4.50%) Fujitsu
8 21 (3.15%) EMC
9 20 (3.00%) Veritas
10 18 (2.70%) ServiceNow
11 17 (2.55%) Dell
12 16 (2.40%) IBM
12 16 (2.40%) Meridio
13 15 (2.25%) McAfee
13 15 (2.25%) Websense
14 13 (1.95%) Avaya
15 11 (1.65%) Remedy
16 10 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (1.50%) T-Plan
Berkshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Thames Water Utilities Limited
Salary: pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £17000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 24k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 17 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Triton Technical
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Triton Technical
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago