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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 68 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 190 319 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.80% 5.67% 4.94%
As % of the Applications category 30.55% 35.92% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 146 189 202
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
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
622 888 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.44% 15.79% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 481 631 730
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 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 4 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 4 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 -3 113 £37,000 -7.50% 7
Slough -16 26 £26,000 -30.66% 5
Bracknell -4 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wokingham -5 8 £36,500 +7.35%
Maidenhead -3 5 £23,000 -41.02%
Newbury -36 3 £35,000 +28.44% 2
Windsor +8 1 £22,500 -18.18% 3
Thatcham -1 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Hungerford - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 281 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 246 (55.03%) MS Excel
3 160 (35.79%) Windows
4 132 (29.53%) ITIL
5 119 (26.62%) Degree
6 96 (21.48%) Windows 7
6 96 (21.48%) Active Directory
7 76 (17.00%) Finance
8 70 (15.66%) Project Management
9 61 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (13.42%) TCP/IP
11 59 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
12 58 (12.98%) MS PowerPoint
13 57 (12.75%) SQL
13 57 (12.75%) Windows XP
14 56 (12.53%) Office 365
15 55 (12.30%) Windows 8
15 55 (12.30%) Telecoms
16 52 (11.63%) PRINCE2
17 49 (10.96%) SLA
17 49 (10.96%) VMware
18 47 (10.51%) Service Delivery
18 47 (10.51%) Windows Server 2012
18 47 (10.51%) Marketing
19 45 (10.07%) SharePoint
20 44 (9.84%) MS Project
21 42 (9.40%) SCCM
22 41 (9.17%) Security Cleared
22 41 (9.17%) SQL Server
23 40 (8.95%) Migration

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 45 (10.07%) SharePoint
2 39 (8.72%) MS Exchange
3 31 (6.94%) Lync
4 28 (6.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.68%) Lotus Domino
6 11 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.24%) IIS
8 9 (2.01%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.12%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.89%) Site Server
11 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.67%) CMS
13 2 (0.45%) JBoss
13 2 (0.45%) Apache
13 2 (0.45%) SAS
14 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 246 (55.03%) MS Excel
2 58 (12.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 44 (9.84%) MS Project
4 33 (7.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.89%) InDesign
6 4 (0.89%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.89%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.45%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.45%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) assyst
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.53%) Office 365
2 12 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.57%) SaaS
4 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.45%) IaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Yammer
6 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 60 (13.42%) TCP/IP
2 37 (8.28%) VPN
3 34 (7.61%) LAN
4 32 (7.16%) Internet
5 29 (6.49%) DNS
6 28 (6.26%) WAN
7 26 (5.82%) Firewall
8 23 (5.15%) DHCP
9 17 (3.80%) Wireless
10 13 (2.91%) Intranet
11 11 (2.46%) Network Security
12 9 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (1.79%) SSL
14 7 (1.57%) MPLS
15 6 (1.34%) BGP
15 6 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (1.34%) UMTS
15 6 (1.34%) VoIP
16 5 (1.12%) IPv4
16 5 (1.12%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (2.91%) Data Mining
4 12 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.01%) QlikView
5 9 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.79%) MS Access
6 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.89%) OLAP
9 4 (0.89%) OLTP
9 4 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.89%) Star Schema
9 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.89%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.46%) JIRA
2 9 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.89%) Subversion
4 4 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.45%) Selenium
5 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.45%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.22%) Toad
6 1 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
General
1 76 (17.00%) Finance
2 55 (12.30%) Telecoms
3 47 (10.51%) Marketing
4 22 (4.92%) French Language
5 19 (4.25%) Italian Language
6 17 (3.80%) Retail
7 13 (2.91%) Billing
8 12 (2.68%) German Language
9 7 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.34%) Legal
11 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.67%) Back Office
11 3 (0.67%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.67%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.67%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.45%) Finnish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Danish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Swedish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 120 (26.85%) Analyst
2 55 (12.30%) Support Engineer
3 49 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 36 (8.05%) Support Analyst
5 34 (7.61%) Service Analyst
6 33 (7.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 28 (6.26%) 1st Line Support
8 25 (5.59%) Technical Support
9 21 (4.70%) Developer
9 21 (4.70%) IT Support
10 18 (4.03%) Consultant
10 18 (4.03%) Senior Manager
10 18 (4.03%) Senior Project Manager
11 17 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (3.36%) Desktop Support
13 14 (3.13%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
14 13 (2.91%) Desktop Engineer
14 13 (2.91%) IT Support Engineer
14 13 (2.91%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.03%) .NET
2 16 (3.58%) HTML
3 12 (2.68%) CSS
4 10 (2.24%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.79%) Web Services
5 8 (1.79%) CGI
6 6 (1.34%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.12%) jQuery
7 5 (1.12%) COM
8 4 (0.89%) XML
8 4 (0.89%) Visualforce
8 4 (0.89%) MDX
8 4 (0.89%) HTML5
9 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.67%) NHibernate
9 3 (0.67%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.45%) WPF
10 2 (0.45%) SAML
10 2 (0.45%) COM+
10 2 (0.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 31 (6.94%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.49%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.91%) Statistics
6 11 (2.46%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.24%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.24%) GIS
8 8 (1.79%) iPhone
8 8 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.34%) iPad
9 6 (1.34%) Economics
9 6 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.12%) E-Learning
10 5 (1.12%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.89%) IVR
11 4 (0.89%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 160 (35.79%) Windows
2 96 (21.48%) Windows 7
3 61 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (12.75%) Windows XP
5 55 (12.30%) Windows 8
6 47 (10.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (8.50%) Linux
9 14 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.01%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.01%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.57%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.34%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.89%) UNIX
14 3 (0.67%) OS/400
14 3 (0.67%) AIX
15 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.22%) VMS
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (29.53%) ITIL
2 70 (15.66%) Project Management
3 52 (11.63%) PRINCE2
4 47 (10.51%) Service Delivery
5 40 (8.95%) Migration
6 39 (8.72%) Service Management
7 38 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (8.50%) Incident Management
8 36 (8.05%) CRM
9 30 (6.71%) Time Management
10 29 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (5.37%) Change Management
12 18 (4.03%) ITSM
13 17 (3.80%) Asset Management
13 17 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (3.80%) Scrum
14 16 (3.58%) Analytics
15 15 (3.36%) Data Analysis
16 14 (3.13%) Telemarketing
16 14 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.75%) SQL
2 15 (3.36%) C#
3 12 (2.68%) Java
4 10 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.01%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.34%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.12%) VBA
8 4 (0.89%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.67%) VBScript
9 3 (0.67%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.45%) VB6
10 2 (0.45%) Python
10 2 (0.45%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 119 (26.62%) Degree
2 41 (9.17%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.71%) SC Cleared
4 28 (6.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (5.37%) MCSE
6 22 (4.92%) MCP
7 21 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (4.70%) PMP
7 21 (4.70%) PMI Certification
8 13 (2.91%) CCNP
9 12 (2.68%) CCNA
9 12 (2.68%) A+ Certification
9 12 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.46%) MCITP
11 10 (2.24%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.24%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.34%) Postgraduate
14 5 (1.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.96%) SLA
2 12 (2.68%) QA
3 6 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.67%) GAMP
4 3 (0.67%) GCP
5 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (21.48%) Active Directory
2 33 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.24%) VMware ESX
3 10 (2.24%) VMware Workstation
3 10 (2.24%) XenApp
4 9 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.79%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.12%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.45%) UAG
7 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 42 (9.40%) SCCM
2 7 (1.57%) WSUS
3 6 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.34%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.34%) DameWare
4 5 (1.12%) SCOM
4 5 (1.12%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.67%) Nagios
6 2 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 281 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.96%) VMware
3 31 (6.94%) Cisco
4 24 (5.37%) Citrix
5 21 (4.70%) Apple
6 18 (4.03%) Oracle
7 17 (3.80%) HP
8 15 (3.36%) Dell
9 14 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.24%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.01%) Symantec
11 9 (2.01%) Adobe
12 8 (1.79%) Juniper
12 8 (1.79%) Computacenter
12 8 (1.79%) Tableau
13 7 (1.57%) McAfee
14 6 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.34%) Bomgar
14 6 (1.34%) Dell KACE
15 5 (1.12%) Avaya
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Really great package, full details upon request
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Berkshire near Newbury
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £24,500 + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 per annum + Annual Bonus+24 days hol +bank holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vitamin T
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
OH PARSONS PARTNERS
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Woodward Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Woodward Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Woodward Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Amsys
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago