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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 348 264 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.81% 4.53% 3.87%
As % of the Applications category 37.83% 28.45% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 216 169 180
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,350 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
920 928 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.36% 15.94% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 623 683 626
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +13 126 £32,500 -18.75% 18
Bracknell +7 51 £27,500 - 1
Newbury +29 40 £28,000 -25.33%
Slough -11 24 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Maidenhead -21 22 £32,500 -2.98% 4
Windsor +1 20 £27,500 -8.33%
Wokingham -7 11 £33,750 +62.65%
Thatcham +4 1 £22,500 -11.76%
Ascot - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 382 (58.68%) Microsoft
2 304 (46.70%) MS Excel
3 250 (38.40%) Windows
4 181 (27.80%) Finance
5 141 (21.66%) Telecoms
6 131 (20.12%) Active Directory
7 130 (19.97%) ITIL
8 125 (19.20%) Windows 7
9 103 (15.82%) Degree
10 84 (12.90%) Internet
11 83 (12.75%) Marketing
12 82 (12.60%) SharePoint
13 79 (12.14%) SQL
14 74 (11.37%) Project Management
15 73 (11.21%) MS Exchange
16 71 (10.91%) Advertising
17 70 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
18 69 (10.60%) SQL Server
19 67 (10.29%) CRM
20 66 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
21 60 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
22 59 (9.06%) VPN
23 58 (8.91%) Firewall
24 55 (8.45%) TCP/IP
24 55 (8.45%) Windows XP
24 55 (8.45%) German Language
25 54 (8.29%) Security Cleared
26 53 (8.14%) DNS
27 52 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
28 51 (7.83%) DHCP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 82 (12.60%) SharePoint
2 73 (11.21%) MS Exchange
3 38 (5.84%) CMS
4 31 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (4.61%) Lync
6 29 (4.45%) IIS
7 24 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (1.54%) Live Communications Server
10 10 (1.54%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.54%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 304 (46.70%) MS Excel
2 70 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 47 (7.22%) MS Project
4 43 (6.61%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.61%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.46%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 19 (2.92%) SAP FI
1 19 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 19 (2.92%) SAP CO
2 11 (1.69%) SAP FSCM
3 8 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.46%) Agresso
6 2 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.31%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.15%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.15%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.76%) Office 365
2 15 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.38%) SaaS
4 7 (1.08%) IaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (12.90%) Internet
2 59 (9.06%) VPN
3 58 (8.91%) Firewall
4 55 (8.45%) TCP/IP
5 53 (8.14%) DNS
6 51 (7.83%) DHCP
7 25 (3.84%) LAN
8 23 (3.53%) WAN
9 19 (2.92%) SAN
10 16 (2.46%) Broadband
11 14 (2.15%) Network Security
12 11 (1.69%) LDAP
12 11 (1.69%) HTTP
13 10 (1.54%) PBX
13 10 (1.54%) 3G
13 10 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
14 8 (1.23%) Unified Communications
14 8 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (1.23%) ISDN
15 7 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (3.38%) MS Access
4 18 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.92%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.77%) OLAP
13 4 (0.61%) MySQL
13 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.61%) OLTP
13 4 (0.61%) Star Schema
13 4 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.92%) Subversion
4 5 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.46%) Selenium
6 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 181 (27.80%) Finance
2 141 (21.66%) Telecoms
3 83 (12.75%) Marketing
4 71 (10.91%) Advertising
5 55 (8.45%) German Language
6 46 (7.07%) Retail
7 29 (4.45%) Multimedia
8 16 (2.46%) French Language
9 14 (2.15%) Banking
9 14 (2.15%) Financial Institution
10 13 (2.00%) General Ledger
11 11 (1.69%) Legal
12 10 (1.54%) Italian Language
13 8 (1.23%) Dutch Language
14 7 (1.08%) Electronics
15 6 (0.92%) Billing
16 5 (0.77%) Back Office
16 5 (0.77%) Law
16 5 (0.77%) Avionics
17 4 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 151 (23.20%) Analyst
2 73 (11.21%) Consultant
3 65 (9.98%) Support Engineer
4 63 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 50 (7.68%) Recruitment Consultant
6 47 (7.22%) Project Manager
7 39 (5.99%) Resourcer
8 37 (5.68%) Service Analyst
9 36 (5.53%) Recruitment Resourcer
10 33 (5.07%) Service Desk Analyst
11 32 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
12 30 (4.61%) IT Support
13 29 (4.45%) Developer
14 27 (4.15%) Business Analyst
15 25 (3.84%) Technical Support
16 24 (3.69%) Systems Analyst
17 23 (3.53%) Support Technician
17 23 (3.53%) Help Desk Support
18 22 (3.38%) Graduate
19 19 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.68%) HTML
2 33 (5.07%) .NET
3 25 (3.84%) CSS
4 21 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 17 (2.61%) Web Services
5 17 (2.61%) XML
6 14 (2.15%) jQuery
7 13 (2.00%) HTML5
8 10 (1.54%) WebSockets
8 10 (1.54%) WCF
8 10 (1.54%) J2EE
9 7 (1.08%) ATL
10 6 (0.92%) MDX
10 6 (0.92%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.77%) Flash
11 5 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (0.61%) WSDL
13 3 (0.46%) WF
14 2 (0.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.68%) Management Information System
3 34 (5.22%) Social Media
4 26 (3.99%) Statistics
5 20 (3.07%) Thin Client
5 20 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 19 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.76%) Smartphone
8 17 (2.61%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.54%) Blackberry
9 10 (1.54%) E-Learning
9 10 (1.54%) SCORM
10 9 (1.38%) Learning Management System
10 9 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.08%) iPhone
12 6 (0.92%) Open Source
12 6 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.61%) CLARiiON
13 4 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 250 (38.40%) Windows
2 125 (19.20%) Windows 7
3 60 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (8.45%) Windows XP
5 45 (6.91%) Windows 8
6 41 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (4.92%) Linux
8 30 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.69%) Android
10 10 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.92%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.77%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.61%) UNIX
14 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.31%) HPUX
15 1 (0.15%) Solaris
15 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (19.97%) ITIL
2 74 (11.37%) Project Management
3 67 (10.29%) CRM
4 52 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (7.22%) PRINCE2
6 46 (7.07%) Service Delivery
7 37 (5.68%) Time Management
8 35 (5.38%) Service Management
9 31 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 29 (4.45%) Change Management
10 29 (4.45%) Problem Management
11 28 (4.30%) Document Management
12 27 (4.15%) Programme Management
13 24 (3.69%) Process Management
14 23 (3.53%) Campaign Management
15 21 (3.23%) Content Management
16 19 (2.92%) Data Analysis
16 19 (2.92%) Root Cause Analysis
17 17 (2.61%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (2.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (12.14%) SQL
2 31 (4.76%) C#
3 21 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 15 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 14 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.77%) ABAP
7 4 (0.61%) Java
7 4 (0.61%) PHP
8 2 (0.31%) Perl
8 2 (0.31%) VB
8 2 (0.31%) VBA
8 2 (0.31%) Python
8 2 (0.31%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.31%) Ruby
8 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 103 (15.82%) Degree
2 54 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 45 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.99%) MCSE
6 23 (3.53%) PMP
6 23 (3.53%) PMI Certification
7 20 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (2.61%) MCITP
8 17 (2.61%) DV Cleared
8 17 (2.61%) CCNA
9 14 (2.15%) MCSA
9 14 (2.15%) MCTS
10 13 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (2.00%) MCP
10 13 (2.00%) CCA
11 12 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.92%) CCNP
14 4 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.30%) SLA
2 34 (5.22%) ISO 9001
3 17 (2.61%) QA
4 15 (2.30%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.46%) COBIT
8 1 (0.15%) GAMP
System Software
1 131 (20.12%) Active Directory
2 37 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.84%) ISA Server
5 10 (1.54%) NFS
6 8 (1.23%) KVM
7 4 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.31%) Firmware
9 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.31%) Xen
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (5.68%) SCCM
2 12 (1.84%) NetBackup
3 10 (1.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 10 (1.54%) Unicenter
3 10 (1.54%) Netcool
3 10 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (0.92%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.61%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.15%) DameWare
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 382 (58.68%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.07%) HP
3 43 (6.61%) Oracle
3 43 (6.61%) VMware
4 42 (6.45%) Citrix
5 36 (5.53%) Cisco
6 31 (4.76%) SAP
7 23 (3.53%) Fujitsu
8 18 (2.76%) Dell
9 16 (2.46%) IBM
9 16 (2.46%) McAfee
10 15 (2.30%) EMC
10 15 (2.30%) ServiceNow
11 13 (2.00%) Meridio
11 13 (2.00%) Veritas
12 12 (1.84%) Websense
13 11 (1.69%) Avaya
14 10 (1.54%) JBoss
14 10 (1.54%) T-Plan
15 9 (1.38%) Remedy
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hunter Macdonald
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Package based on skills and experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £17000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Websense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire, England
CDK Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: £27,000 per annum Salary Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-£35K OTE Uncapped) + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Summerleaze Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago