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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 287 237 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.17% 4.04% 4.77%
As % of the Applications category 32.50% 27.30% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 182 162 194
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,847 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £52,500
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
883 868 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.90% 14.78% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 638 668 696
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +20 179 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Bracknell +11 33 £26,250 -33.12%
Slough +3 21 £26,250 -35.97% 5
Newbury +10 12 £30,000 +17.64% 1
Maidenhead -21 7 £32,500 +47.72% 2
Wokingham +9 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Thatcham -3 1 £23,500 -6.00%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 351 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 276 (51.78%) MS Excel
3 224 (42.03%) Windows
4 141 (26.45%) ITIL
5 137 (25.70%) Windows 7
6 129 (24.20%) Active Directory
7 109 (20.45%) Degree
8 100 (18.76%) Telecoms
8 100 (18.76%) SQL
9 92 (17.26%) Finance
10 88 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
11 86 (16.14%) TCP/IP
12 82 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 81 (15.20%) Windows XP
14 78 (14.63%) MS Exchange
15 77 (14.45%) Project Management
16 73 (13.70%) VPN
17 63 (11.82%) Security Cleared
18 61 (11.44%) Firewall
19 59 (11.07%) SQL Server
20 57 (10.69%) MS PowerPoint
21 55 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
21 55 (10.32%) SC Cleared
22 54 (10.13%) Incident Management
22 54 (10.13%) HP
23 53 (9.94%) Linux
24 51 (9.57%) Service Management
24 51 (9.57%) Windows 8
25 50 (9.38%) SharePoint
26 49 (9.19%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 78 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 50 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 46 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (4.88%) Lync
6 18 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.63%) IIS
9 11 (2.06%) Lotus Domino
10 9 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.13%) Live Communications Server
13 4 (0.75%) Site Server
13 4 (0.75%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.75%) SAS
14 2 (0.38%) Apache
14 2 (0.38%) JBoss
14 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 276 (51.78%) MS Excel
2 57 (10.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 43 (8.07%) MS Visio
4 37 (6.94%) MS Project
5 5 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.38%) SPSS
7 2 (0.38%) Mingle
8 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.19%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.19%) InDesign
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.75%) assyst
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.38%) Office 365
2 14 (2.63%) SaaS
3 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.75%) PaaS
6 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.19%) Force.com
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (16.14%) TCP/IP
2 73 (13.70%) VPN
3 61 (11.44%) Firewall
4 48 (9.01%) DNS
5 46 (8.63%) DHCP
6 40 (7.50%) Internet
7 31 (5.82%) Network Security
8 26 (4.88%) LAN
9 25 (4.69%) VoIP
9 25 (4.69%) Wireless
10 15 (2.81%) SAN
11 14 (2.63%) WAN
12 13 (2.44%) Ethernet
12 13 (2.44%) SSL
12 13 (2.44%) MPLS
13 11 (2.06%) PPP
13 11 (2.06%) ATM
13 11 (2.06%) xDSL
14 8 (1.50%) UMTS
14 8 (1.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.44%) MS Access
4 13 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.25%) Data Mining
6 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.75%) QlikView
10 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 12 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (1.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 8 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.38%) JIRA
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.38%) Selenium
6 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.19%) Kiln
General
1 100 (18.76%) Telecoms
2 92 (17.26%) Finance
3 34 (6.38%) Retail
4 33 (6.19%) Marketing
5 17 (3.19%) German Language
6 15 (2.81%) Advertising
7 9 (1.69%) General Ledger
8 7 (1.31%) Legal
9 4 (0.75%) Automotive
9 4 (0.75%) Billing
9 4 (0.75%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.56%) French Language
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (23.26%) Analyst
2 60 (11.26%) Support Engineer
3 43 (8.07%) Support Analyst
4 36 (6.75%) Technical Support
5 34 (6.38%) Consultant
6 33 (6.19%) Service Analyst
7 31 (5.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 24 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.32%) Help Desk Support
9 23 (4.32%) Problem Manager
9 23 (4.32%) IT Support
10 22 (4.13%) Delivery Manager
10 22 (4.13%) Network Engineer
10 22 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
11 21 (3.94%) Business Analyst
12 20 (3.75%) Desktop Support
12 20 (3.75%) Support Technician
12 20 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
13 19 (3.56%) Service Manager
13 19 (3.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.32%) .NET
2 16 (3.00%) Web Services
3 15 (2.81%) .NET Framework
4 11 (2.06%) HTML
5 10 (1.88%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.69%) XML
6 9 (1.69%) WPF
7 8 (1.50%) COM
7 8 (1.50%) CGI
8 5 (0.94%) CSS
9 4 (0.75%) Visualforce
10 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.56%) HTML5
11 2 (0.38%) jQuery
11 2 (0.38%) JSON
12 1 (0.19%) MDX
12 1 (0.19%) WCF
12 1 (0.19%) Mason
12 1 (0.19%) WF
12 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 88 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.19%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.44%) Statistics
4 24 (4.50%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.56%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.81%) Social Media
7 13 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.25%) GIS
9 11 (2.06%) Thin Client
9 11 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.06%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.88%) iPhone
10 10 (1.88%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.50%) BYOD
12 7 (1.31%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.31%) iPad
12 7 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.13%) CLARiiON
14 5 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 224 (42.03%) Windows
2 137 (25.70%) Windows 7
3 82 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (15.20%) Windows XP
5 53 (9.94%) Linux
6 51 (9.57%) Windows 8
7 45 (8.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (3.00%) UNIX
10 12 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.06%) Solaris
12 10 (1.88%) Windows 2000
12 10 (1.88%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.50%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.31%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.75%) AIX
16 3 (0.56%) Android
17 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (26.45%) ITIL
2 77 (14.45%) Project Management
3 55 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (10.13%) Incident Management
5 51 (9.57%) Service Management
6 49 (9.19%) Service Delivery
7 43 (8.07%) Migration
8 40 (7.50%) PRINCE2
9 37 (6.94%) Problem Management
9 37 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 28 (5.25%) Data Analysis
10 28 (5.25%) CRM
10 28 (5.25%) Change Management
11 22 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (4.13%) ITIL V2
12 21 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (3.38%) Time Management
14 17 (3.19%) ITSM
15 15 (2.81%) Validation
15 15 (2.81%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 100 (18.76%) SQL
2 31 (5.82%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.56%) Java
4 18 (3.38%) C#
5 8 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.75%) Apex Code
6 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.75%) VBA
7 3 (0.56%) VBScript
8 2 (0.38%) VB
8 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.38%) VB6
9 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.19%) ABAP
9 1 (0.19%) Python
9 1 (0.19%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (20.45%) Degree
2 63 (11.82%) Security Cleared
3 55 (10.32%) SC Cleared
4 48 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (7.32%) MCSE
6 34 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (5.63%) MCP
7 30 (5.63%) CCNP
8 23 (4.32%) DV Cleared
9 22 (4.13%) CCNA
10 17 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (3.00%) PMP
11 16 (3.00%) PMI Certification
12 14 (2.63%) MCSA
13 12 (2.25%) MCITP
14 11 (2.06%) Sun Certification
14 11 (2.06%) SCSA
15 8 (1.50%) MCTS
15 8 (1.50%) Postgraduate
15 8 (1.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.19%) SLA
2 20 (3.75%) QA
3 18 (3.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 129 (24.20%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 9 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.69%) XenApp
5 8 (1.50%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.50%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.50%) ISA Server
5 8 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
7 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 47 (8.82%) SCCM
2 12 (2.25%) WSUS
3 11 (2.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.50%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (1.13%) DameWare
6 6 (1.13%) ARCserve
6 6 (1.13%) Unicenter
6 6 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.13%) Netcool
7 5 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.19%) SCSM
9 1 (0.19%) SCOM
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
9 1 (0.19%) AppManager
Vendors
1 351 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.13%) HP
3 48 (9.01%) VMware
4 45 (8.44%) Oracle
5 38 (7.13%) Cisco
5 38 (7.13%) Citrix
6 21 (3.94%) Apple
7 20 (3.75%) Fujitsu
8 19 (3.56%) Veritas
8 19 (3.56%) Dell
9 17 (3.19%) ServiceNow
10 14 (2.63%) Symantec
11 13 (2.44%) McAfee
11 13 (2.44%) IBM
12 12 (2.25%) EMC
12 12 (2.25%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.06%) Sun
13 11 (2.06%) Remedy
14 10 (1.88%) Huawei
15 9 (1.69%) DevExpress
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum £64K Basic + £12K Variable + £8400 C
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: car allowance, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: great Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Loads of benefits/bonuses etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: £60,000 per annum DEPENDING ON SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE PLUS BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension, holidays, life
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + £70K OTE +Benifits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago