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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 51 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 250 216 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.57% 3.95% 3.28%
As % of the Applications category 31.25% 25.81% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 148 163 140
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,470 £21,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
800 837 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.64% 15.29% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 578 648 577
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,875 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -3 111 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Newbury +1 37 £32,500 +35.41%
Slough +21 28 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Bracknell +6 28 £26,750 -18.93% 5
Maidenhead +17 16 £31,250 +4.16% 4
Wokingham +5 3 £26,500 -41.11%
Thatcham -7 1 £23,500 -5.05% 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 363 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 281 (47.15%) MS Excel
3 256 (42.95%) Windows
4 153 (25.67%) Windows 7
5 146 (24.50%) Finance
6 136 (22.82%) Active Directory
7 122 (20.47%) Telecoms
8 121 (20.30%) ITIL
9 103 (17.28%) SQL
10 92 (15.44%) MS Exchange
11 86 (14.43%) Degree
12 85 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
13 81 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 78 (13.09%) Windows XP
15 73 (12.25%) Project Management
16 71 (11.91%) TCP/IP
16 71 (11.91%) VPN
17 70 (11.74%) SharePoint
17 70 (11.74%) Security Cleared
18 66 (11.07%) SQL Server
19 63 (10.57%) HP
20 62 (10.40%) Firewall
21 57 (9.56%) Internet
21 57 (9.56%) Windows 8
22 55 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
22 55 (9.23%) Marketing
23 54 (9.06%) MS PowerPoint
24 53 (8.89%) DNS
24 53 (8.89%) Oracle
25 52 (8.72%) SC Cleared

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 92 (15.44%) MS Exchange
2 70 (11.74%) SharePoint
3 50 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (4.19%) IIS
7 25 (4.19%) CMS
8 13 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (2.01%) Live Communications Server
10 10 (1.68%) Lync
11 9 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.34%) SAS
14 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 281 (47.15%) MS Excel
2 54 (9.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 41 (6.88%) MS Project
3 41 (6.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.67%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.34%) Mingle
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (1.85%) SAP CO
2 11 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (1.85%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.01%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.05%) Office 365
2 11 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.34%) SaaS
4 3 (0.50%) PaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.91%) TCP/IP
1 71 (11.91%) VPN
2 62 (10.40%) Firewall
3 57 (9.56%) Internet
4 53 (8.89%) DNS
5 49 (8.22%) DHCP
6 29 (4.87%) LAN
7 23 (3.86%) VoIP
8 22 (3.69%) WAN
8 22 (3.69%) SAN
8 22 (3.69%) Network Security
9 18 (3.02%) Broadband
10 15 (2.52%) Ethernet
11 12 (2.01%) PBX
12 11 (1.85%) ATM
12 11 (1.85%) PPP
12 11 (1.85%) Wireless
12 11 (1.85%) xDSL
13 8 (1.34%) ISDN
14 7 (1.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (2.85%) MS Access
3 13 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.01%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.01%) QlikView
8 5 (0.84%) OLAP
8 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (0.67%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (1.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 6 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.84%) Subversion
6 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.34%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.34%) Selenium
7 2 (0.34%) JIRA
8 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.17%) Kiln
8 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
General
1 146 (24.50%) Finance
2 122 (20.47%) Telecoms
3 55 (9.23%) Marketing
4 41 (6.88%) Advertising
5 37 (6.21%) German Language
6 32 (5.37%) Retail
7 16 (2.68%) French Language
8 12 (2.01%) Legal
9 11 (1.85%) Banking
10 10 (1.68%) Italian Language
11 9 (1.51%) Dutch Language
11 9 (1.51%) General Ledger
12 8 (1.34%) Multimedia
12 8 (1.34%) Billing
13 5 (0.84%) Law
13 5 (0.84%) Back Office
14 4 (0.67%) Automotive
15 3 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
15 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 144 (24.16%) Analyst
2 79 (13.26%) Support Engineer
3 46 (7.72%) Support Analyst
4 44 (7.38%) Consultant
5 43 (7.21%) Service Analyst
6 39 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
7 35 (5.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (5.20%) Recruitment Consultant
8 31 (5.20%) Problem Manager
9 30 (5.03%) Technical Support
9 30 (5.03%) Business Analyst
9 30 (5.03%) IT Support
10 27 (4.53%) Project Manager
11 25 (4.19%) Help Desk Support
12 24 (4.03%) Support Technician
13 23 (3.86%) Developer
14 20 (3.36%) Help Desk Technician
14 20 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 19 (3.19%) Help Desk Support Technician
15 19 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.36%) .NET
2 16 (2.68%) HTML
3 13 (2.18%) Web Services
4 12 (2.01%) CSS
5 11 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.68%) XML
6 10 (1.68%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.34%) jQuery
8 7 (1.17%) WPF
9 6 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.01%) Flash
9 6 (1.01%) WCF
9 6 (1.01%) MDX
10 5 (0.84%) ATL
10 5 (0.84%) COM
11 4 (0.67%) HTML5
12 3 (0.50%) JSON
13 2 (0.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
13 2 (0.34%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 41 (6.88%) Statistics
4 36 (6.04%) Social Media
5 22 (3.69%) Thin Client
5 22 (3.69%) Fat Client
6 17 (2.85%) Blackberry
7 14 (2.35%) Smartphone
8 11 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.51%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.51%) CLARiiON
10 9 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.34%) iPhone
12 6 (1.01%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.84%) User Experience
13 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.67%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 256 (42.95%) Windows
2 153 (25.67%) Windows 7
3 81 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (13.09%) Windows XP
5 57 (9.56%) Windows 8
6 55 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (5.37%) Linux
7 32 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.35%) UNIX
9 11 (1.85%) Solaris
10 10 (1.68%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.84%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.84%) Android
13 3 (0.50%) AIX
14 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.17%) VMS
15 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (20.30%) ITIL
2 73 (12.25%) Project Management
3 50 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 45 (7.55%) Service Management
5 45 (7.55%) Problem Management
6 37 (6.21%) Data Analysis
7 35 (5.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 33 (5.54%) Service Delivery
9 31 (5.20%) CRM
10 29 (4.87%) ITIL V2
10 29 (4.87%) PRINCE2
11 22 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (3.69%) Change Management
12 20 (3.36%) Time Management
13 19 (3.19%) Process Management
14 18 (3.02%) Migration
15 17 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (2.68%) Technical Architecture
17 15 (2.52%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (17.28%) SQL
2 28 (4.70%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.69%) C#
4 14 (2.35%) T-SQL
5 11 (1.85%) Java
5 11 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.50%) VBA
6 3 (0.50%) ABAP
7 1 (0.17%) Python
7 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.17%) PHP
7 1 (0.17%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.17%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.17%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 86 (14.43%) Degree
2 70 (11.74%) Security Cleared
3 52 (8.72%) SC Cleared
4 50 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (5.87%) MCSE
6 28 (4.70%) MCP
7 24 (4.03%) MCSA
7 24 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (3.52%) CCNA
9 20 (3.36%) DV Cleared
10 17 (2.85%) MCTS
11 16 (2.68%) MCITP
12 15 (2.52%) CCNP
13 11 (1.85%) SCSA
13 11 (1.85%) Sun Certification
14 8 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.34%) PMP
14 8 (1.34%) PMI Certification
15 7 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.54%) SLA
2 24 (4.03%) ISO 9001
3 14 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (2.35%) QA
4 13 (2.18%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.50%) COBIT
7 2 (0.34%) GAMP
System Software
1 136 (22.82%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.02%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (1.68%) ISA Server
5 8 (1.34%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) XenServer
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (4.87%) SCCM
2 17 (2.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 15 (2.52%) NetBackup
4 12 (2.01%) Netcool
4 12 (2.01%) Unicenter
4 12 (2.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 9 (1.51%) ARCserve
6 6 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.84%) WSUS
8 4 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.67%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.17%) AppManager
9 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 363 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.57%) HP
3 53 (8.89%) Oracle
4 48 (8.05%) Citrix
5 44 (7.38%) VMware
6 33 (5.54%) Fujitsu
7 28 (4.70%) Cisco
8 26 (4.36%) Veritas
9 22 (3.69%) SAP
10 21 (3.52%) EMC
11 15 (2.52%) Meridio
11 15 (2.52%) IBM
12 13 (2.18%) Remedy
13 12 (2.01%) Dell
14 11 (1.85%) Sun
15 10 (1.68%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (1.68%) McAfee
15 10 (1.68%) Websense
15 10 (1.68%) Avaya
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire, South East, United Kingdom
CDK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £22700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum OTE £30,000 - £35,000 + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + health, pension, phone, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!! Full details on request
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum and pension, health, mobile etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + basic+ ote £35k+ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Thatcham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £21,000 - £26,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £30,000 - £35,000 OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Portal
Salary: £35,000 per annum Life Assurance/Private Medical/Pension/Childcare Vou
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago