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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 70 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 186 289 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.73% 5.29% 5.74%
As % of the Applications category 28.44% 34.57% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 137 183 229
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +13.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,239 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
654 836 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.10% 15.29% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 506 605 743
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £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 6 July 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 6 July 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 0 116 £32,500 -27.77% 14
Slough -15 19 £27,500 -31.25% 5
Bracknell +11 10 £23,500 -41.25%
Newbury -27 8 £35,000 +40.00%
Wokingham -8 6 £35,000 -
Maidenhead -14 3 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Windsor -5 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Hungerford - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 317 (63.53%) Microsoft
2 268 (53.71%) MS Excel
3 181 (36.27%) Windows
4 139 (27.86%) ITIL
5 122 (24.45%) Degree
6 111 (22.24%) Active Directory
6 111 (22.24%) Windows 7
7 86 (17.23%) Finance
8 82 (16.43%) Project Management
9 75 (15.03%) SQL
10 73 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (14.43%) TCP/IP
12 68 (13.63%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (13.23%) Windows XP
14 64 (12.83%) Telecoms
15 59 (11.82%) PRINCE2
16 58 (11.62%) Windows 8
17 57 (11.42%) Office 365
17 57 (11.42%) MS PowerPoint
18 56 (11.22%) VMware
19 55 (11.02%) Service Delivery
19 55 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
20 53 (10.62%) MS Exchange
21 51 (10.22%) SLA
21 51 (10.22%) Linux
21 51 (10.22%) Security Cleared
22 50 (10.02%) SharePoint
23 49 (9.82%) MS Project
23 49 (9.82%) SQL Server
23 49 (9.82%) SCCM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 53 (10.62%) MS Exchange
2 50 (10.02%) SharePoint
3 39 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (6.61%) Lync
5 18 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.21%) Lotus Domino
7 12 (2.40%) IIS
8 7 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.20%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.80%) SAS
11 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.80%) Site Server
11 4 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.40%) Live Communications Server
13 2 (0.40%) JBoss
13 2 (0.40%) Apache
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 268 (53.71%) MS Excel
2 57 (11.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 49 (9.82%) MS Project
4 37 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.80%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.60%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.60%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.60%) InDesign
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.40%) SPSS
8 2 (0.40%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) assyst
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 57 (11.42%) Office 365
2 13 (2.61%) SaaS
3 11 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 72 (14.43%) TCP/IP
2 43 (8.62%) VPN
3 38 (7.62%) LAN
4 36 (7.21%) Internet
4 36 (7.21%) Firewall
5 31 (6.21%) DNS
6 29 (5.81%) DHCP
7 24 (4.81%) WAN
8 21 (4.21%) Wireless
9 17 (3.41%) Network Security
10 13 (2.61%) SSL
11 12 (2.40%) Intranet
12 9 (1.80%) VoIP
12 9 (1.80%) MPLS
13 8 (1.60%) BGP
13 8 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (1.40%) OSPF
14 7 (1.40%) IPv4
14 7 (1.40%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.01%) Data Mining
4 14 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.40%) MS Access
6 11 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.80%) QlikView
9 8 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.80%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (0.80%) PerformancePoint
12 4 (0.80%) SSDT
12 4 (0.80%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 10 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (1.60%) JIRA
3 6 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (0.80%) Subversion
5 4 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.60%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.40%) Selenium
8 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.20%) Toad
8 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
General
1 86 (17.23%) Finance
2 64 (12.83%) Telecoms
3 47 (9.42%) Marketing
4 20 (4.01%) Retail
5 16 (3.21%) French Language
6 15 (3.01%) Italian Language
7 13 (2.61%) German Language
8 12 (2.40%) Billing
9 9 (1.80%) General Ledger
10 8 (1.60%) Legal
11 7 (1.40%) Advertising
12 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.60%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.40%) Banking
15 2 (0.40%) Electronics
15 2 (0.40%) Games
16 1 (0.20%) Military
16 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 128 (25.65%) Analyst
2 55 (11.02%) Support Engineer
3 45 (9.02%) Project Manager
4 42 (8.42%) Support Analyst
5 37 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 33 (6.61%) Service Analyst
7 32 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 29 (5.81%) Consultant
9 25 (5.01%) 1st Line Support
10 24 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
11 22 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
12 21 (4.21%) Developer
12 21 (4.21%) IT Support
13 18 (3.61%) Service Manager
13 18 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
14 16 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
14 16 (3.21%) Senior Manager
14 16 (3.21%) Help Desk Support
15 15 (3.01%) Technical Analyst
15 15 (3.01%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.61%) .NET
2 16 (3.21%) Web Services
3 13 (2.61%) HTML
4 10 (2.00%) CSS
5 8 (1.60%) CGI
5 8 (1.60%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.00%) COM
7 5 (1.00%) XML
7 5 (1.00%) WPF
8 4 (0.80%) Visualforce
8 4 (0.80%) MDX
9 3 (0.60%) jQuery
10 2 (0.40%) HTML5
11 1 (0.20%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.20%) WCF
11 1 (0.20%) SAML
11 1 (0.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.63%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (9.22%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.21%) Data Centre
5 18 (3.61%) Statistics
6 16 (3.21%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.20%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.00%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.00%) GIS
9 9 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.60%) iPhone
10 8 (1.60%) Social Media
10 8 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.40%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.20%) iPad
12 6 (1.20%) Economics
13 5 (1.00%) E-Learning
13 5 (1.00%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 181 (36.27%) Windows
2 111 (22.24%) Windows 7
3 73 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (13.23%) Windows XP
5 58 (11.62%) Windows 8
6 55 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (10.22%) Linux
8 45 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.00%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.60%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.40%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.40%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.60%) UNIX
14 2 (0.40%) OS/400
14 2 (0.40%) AIX
14 2 (0.40%) Android
14 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (27.86%) ITIL
2 82 (16.43%) Project Management
3 59 (11.82%) PRINCE2
4 55 (11.02%) Service Delivery
5 46 (9.22%) Migration
5 46 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (9.02%) Incident Management
7 36 (7.21%) Service Management
8 30 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (6.01%) CRM
9 26 (5.21%) Change Management
9 26 (5.21%) Time Management
10 23 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 22 (4.41%) Analytics
12 21 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (4.21%) Data Analysis
13 20 (4.01%) SDLC
14 18 (3.61%) Asset Management
14 18 (3.61%) ITSM
14 18 (3.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.03%) SQL
2 19 (3.81%) Java
2 19 (3.81%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.01%) C#
4 9 (1.80%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.20%) VB.NET
6 4 (0.80%) VBA
6 4 (0.80%) Apex Code
7 3 (0.60%) Python
7 3 (0.60%) VBScript
8 2 (0.40%) VB
8 2 (0.40%) VB6
9 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (24.45%) Degree
2 51 (10.22%) Security Cleared
3 37 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 35 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (6.21%) MCSE
6 27 (5.41%) MCP
7 25 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (4.21%) PMP
8 21 (4.21%) PMI Certification
9 19 (3.81%) CCNP
9 19 (3.81%) MCITP
10 17 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (2.61%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.61%) CCNA
12 12 (2.40%) A+ Certification
13 11 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
14 9 (1.80%) MCSA
15 8 (1.60%) CISSP
15 8 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 7 (1.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.22%) SLA
2 14 (2.81%) QA
3 11 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.60%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.60%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.60%) GCP
4 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (22.24%) Active Directory
2 40 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.01%) VMware ESX
4 11 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (2.00%) XenApp
6 9 (1.80%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.60%) Terminal Services
7 8 (1.60%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.80%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) UAG
9 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (9.82%) SCCM
2 12 (2.40%) WSUS
3 11 (2.20%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.20%) DameWare
4 6 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.80%) SCOM
5 4 (0.80%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (0.60%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.40%) Nagios
7 2 (0.40%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.40%) Netcool
8 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 317 (63.53%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.22%) VMware
3 37 (7.41%) Cisco
4 28 (5.61%) HP
5 26 (5.21%) Citrix
5 26 (5.21%) Oracle
6 25 (5.01%) Apple
7 19 (3.81%) Dell
8 17 (3.41%) Red Hat
9 15 (3.01%) Symantec
10 12 (2.40%) IBM
11 10 (2.00%) Tableau
11 10 (2.00%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.60%) Computacenter
12 8 (1.60%) Juniper
13 7 (1.40%) Adobe
13 7 (1.40%) McAfee
14 6 (1.20%) Fujitsu
14 6 (1.20%) Dell KACE
14 6 (1.20%) Bomgar
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