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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 375 246 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.33% 4.38% 3.74%
As % of the Applications category 39.35% 26.97% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 225 158 182
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,600 £20,500
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
953 912 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.10% 16.24% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 649 674 626
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 125 £32,500 +12.06% 11
Newbury +38 63 £28,000 -20.00% 3
Bracknell +5 51 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Slough +2 27 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Maidenhead -7 26 £39,000 -23.52% 3
Windsor 0 20 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Wokingham -14 13 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Thatcham +4 1 £22,500 -55.00%
Ascot - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 386 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 307 (47.23%) MS Excel
3 252 (38.77%) Windows
4 176 (27.08%) Finance
5 145 (22.31%) Telecoms
6 131 (20.15%) Active Directory
7 120 (18.46%) ITIL
8 108 (16.62%) Windows 7
9 99 (15.23%) Degree
10 85 (13.08%) SQL Server
11 84 (12.92%) SQL
12 81 (12.46%) MS Exchange
12 81 (12.46%) Marketing
13 80 (12.31%) Internet
14 78 (12.00%) SharePoint
14 78 (12.00%) CRM
15 71 (10.92%) Advertising
16 70 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
17 68 (10.46%) Project Management
18 62 (9.54%) Firewall
19 61 (9.38%) VPN
20 59 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
21 58 (8.92%) DNS
22 57 (8.77%) DHCP
22 57 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
23 55 (8.46%) TCP/IP
24 53 (8.15%) German Language
25 51 (7.85%) PRINCE2
26 50 (7.69%) Windows XP
26 50 (7.69%) MS Project

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 81 (12.46%) MS Exchange
2 78 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 35 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (5.23%) IIS
5 32 (4.92%) CMS
6 28 (4.31%) Lync
7 27 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.54%) Live Communications Server
11 10 (1.54%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.54%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.31%) Apache
16 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 307 (47.23%) MS Excel
2 70 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (7.69%) MS Project
4 48 (7.38%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.62%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.46%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
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%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.69%) SAP FSCM
3 7 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.46%) Exchequer
4 3 (0.46%) Agresso
4 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.31%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.15%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.15%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.15%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.15%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.62%) Office 365
2 18 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.54%) SaaS
4 8 (1.23%) IaaS
5 4 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (12.31%) Internet
2 62 (9.54%) Firewall
3 61 (9.38%) VPN
4 58 (8.92%) DNS
5 57 (8.77%) DHCP
6 55 (8.46%) TCP/IP
7 24 (3.69%) LAN
8 22 (3.38%) WAN
9 20 (3.08%) SAN
10 18 (2.77%) Network Security
11 15 (2.31%) Broadband
12 12 (1.85%) LDAP
13 11 (1.69%) HTTP
14 10 (1.54%) 3G
14 10 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
15 9 (1.38%) Unified Communications
15 9 (1.38%) VLAN
16 8 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (1.23%) PBX
17 7 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (3.23%) MS Access
5 20 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.77%) OLAP
14 4 (0.62%) MySQL
14 4 (0.62%) Cognos Impromptu
14 4 (0.62%) SAP BW
15 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.46%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.77%) Subversion
4 5 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.46%) Selenium
5 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
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
1 176 (27.08%) Finance
2 145 (22.31%) Telecoms
3 81 (12.46%) Marketing
4 71 (10.92%) Advertising
5 53 (8.15%) German Language
6 44 (6.77%) Retail
7 28 (4.31%) Multimedia
8 13 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.00%) General Ledger
9 12 (1.85%) Banking
9 12 (1.85%) French Language
10 11 (1.69%) Legal
11 9 (1.38%) Electronics
12 7 (1.08%) Italian Language
13 6 (0.92%) Billing
14 5 (0.77%) Back Office
14 5 (0.77%) Law
14 5 (0.77%) Dutch Language
14 5 (0.77%) Avionics
15 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 146 (22.46%) Analyst
2 88 (13.54%) Consultant
3 69 (10.62%) Support Analyst
4 57 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 52 (8.00%) Recruitment Consultant
5 52 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 43 (6.62%) Resourcer
7 40 (6.15%) Recruitment Resourcer
8 34 (5.23%) Service Analyst
9 31 (4.77%) Service Desk Analyst
10 29 (4.46%) IT Support
11 27 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (4.15%) Graduate
12 26 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
13 25 (3.85%) Developer
14 23 (3.54%) Business Analyst
14 23 (3.54%) Technical Support
14 23 (3.54%) Support Technician
15 22 (3.38%) Systems Analyst
16 20 (3.08%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.46%) HTML
2 35 (5.38%) .NET
3 30 (4.62%) CSS
4 27 (4.15%) ASP.NET
5 24 (3.69%) XML
6 17 (2.62%) Web Services
7 13 (2.00%) jQuery
8 12 (1.85%) HTML5
9 11 (1.69%) WSDL
10 10 (1.54%) WebSockets
10 10 (1.54%) J2EE
11 8 (1.23%) WCF
12 7 (1.08%) ATL
13 5 (0.77%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.77%) MDX
13 5 (0.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (0.62%) Flash
14 4 (0.62%) COM
15 3 (0.46%) WF
15 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.31%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.38%) Social Media
4 20 (3.08%) Statistics
4 20 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 19 (2.92%) Fat Client
5 19 (2.92%) Thin Client
6 16 (2.46%) Smartphone
7 11 (1.69%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.54%) E-Learning
8 10 (1.54%) SCORM
9 9 (1.38%) Learning Management System
10 8 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.08%) Physics
11 7 (1.08%) iPhone
12 6 (0.92%) Open Source
12 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.62%) iPad
13 4 (0.62%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 252 (38.77%) Windows
2 108 (16.62%) Windows 7
3 57 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 41 (6.31%) Windows 8
6 37 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (5.54%) Linux
8 30 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.00%) Android
10 10 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.92%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.92%) UNIX
12 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.31%) HPUX
14 1 (0.15%) Solaris
14 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (18.46%) ITIL
2 78 (12.00%) CRM
3 68 (10.46%) Project Management
4 51 (7.85%) PRINCE2
5 49 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (6.92%) Service Delivery
7 40 (6.15%) Time Management
8 33 (5.08%) Change Management
9 30 (4.62%) Document Management
10 29 (4.46%) Programme Management
11 28 (4.31%) Service Management
12 26 (4.00%) Incident Management
13 23 (3.54%) Campaign Management
14 22 (3.38%) Problem Management
15 19 (2.92%) Content Management
16 18 (2.77%) Process Management
16 18 (2.77%) Project Planning
16 18 (2.77%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (2.62%) Business Analysis
18 16 (2.46%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 84 (12.92%) SQL
2 33 (5.08%) C#
3 24 (3.69%) JavaScript
4 15 (2.31%) PowerShell
5 13 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.08%) VBA
7 5 (0.77%) ABAP
8 4 (0.62%) Python
8 4 (0.62%) Java
8 4 (0.62%) VB
8 4 (0.62%) Perl
8 4 (0.62%) PHP
8 4 (0.62%) Ruby
8 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.46%) VBScript
10 2 (0.31%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.31%) VB6
11 1 (0.15%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 99 (15.23%) Degree
2 49 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (7.38%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.85%) MCSE
5 24 (3.69%) PMP
5 24 (3.69%) PMI Certification
6 23 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (3.54%) SC Cleared
7 20 (3.08%) MCITP
7 20 (3.08%) CCNA
8 16 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (2.46%) DV Cleared
9 13 (2.00%) MCTS
9 13 (2.00%) MCP
9 13 (2.00%) CCA
10 11 (1.69%) MCSA
10 11 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.92%) CCNP
13 5 (0.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.54%) SLA
2 31 (4.77%) ISO 9001
3 19 (2.92%) PCI DSS
4 17 (2.62%) QA
5 16 (2.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 131 (20.15%) Active Directory
2 41 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.62%) ISA Server
5 12 (1.85%) KVM
6 10 (1.54%) NFS
7 5 (0.77%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.62%) Xen
8 4 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.31%) vSphere
9 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 40 (6.15%) SCCM
2 11 (1.69%) 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
3 10 (1.54%) ARCserve
4 4 (0.62%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.31%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) DameWare
6 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 386 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.38%) Citrix
2 48 (7.38%) VMware
3 47 (7.23%) HP
4 42 (6.46%) Oracle
5 35 (5.38%) Cisco
6 33 (5.08%) SAP
7 22 (3.38%) Fujitsu
8 20 (3.08%) McAfee
9 19 (2.92%) ServiceNow
10 17 (2.62%) Dell
11 16 (2.46%) IBM
11 16 (2.46%) Websense
12 15 (2.31%) EMC
13 13 (2.00%) Meridio
14 12 (1.85%) Veritas
15 10 (1.54%) JBoss
15 10 (1.54%) T-Plan
15 10 (1.54%) F5
16 9 (1.38%) Avaya
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23700 - £27100 per annum + pension, insurance and enc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £23500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-35,000 OTE Uncapped) + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45,000 + £10,000 Bonus + £5,400 Car.
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue
Salary: From £19,317 to £22,443 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago