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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 66 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 178 269 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.66% 4.92% 4.09%
As % of the Applications category 28.08% 32.06% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 149 173 161
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
634 839 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.05% 15.33% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 495 603 666
Average salary £38,375 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,660 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -48 58 £35,000 +20.68% 7
Bracknell -9 24 £57,000 +128.00% 6
Slough -1 23 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Newbury +1 14 £30,000 +13.20% 3
Wokingham - 14 £26,250 - 3
Maidenhead +7 9 £32,500 +16.07%
Thatcham - 6 £26,375 -
Ascot - 2 £24,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 230 (76.41%) Microsoft
2 139 (46.18%) MS Excel
3 136 (45.18%) Windows
4 103 (34.22%) Active Directory
5 73 (24.25%) Windows Server
6 72 (23.92%) SQL
7 63 (20.93%) VMware
8 55 (18.27%) ITIL
9 53 (17.61%) Windows 7
10 52 (17.28%) SQL Server
10 52 (17.28%) MS Exchange
11 45 (14.95%) Cisco
12 43 (14.29%) Degree
13 39 (12.96%) Finance
13 39 (12.96%) Office 365
14 38 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 36 (11.96%) Telecoms
15 36 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
16 34 (11.30%) SharePoint
17 32 (10.63%) LAN
17 32 (10.63%) Internet
17 32 (10.63%) MS PowerPoint
18 31 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
19 29 (9.63%) .NET
20 28 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
21 27 (8.97%) DNS
21 27 (8.97%) WAN
21 27 (8.97%) Citrix
21 27 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
22 26 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 52 (17.28%) MS Exchange
2 34 (11.30%) SharePoint
3 27 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (7.31%) IIS
5 14 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.99%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.33%) CMS
9 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.00%) SAS
11 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.66%) Node.js
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.33%) Apache
12 1 (0.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 139 (46.18%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (5.65%) MS Visio
4 14 (4.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (2.99%) MS Project
6 6 (1.99%) Photoshop
7 3 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (1.00%) InDesign
7 3 (1.00%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 8 (2.66%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.33%) HFM
2 7 (2.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (1.66%) SAP HR
4 4 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.33%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.33%) FastStats
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.96%) Office 365
2 19 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.32%) SaaS
4 4 (1.33%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.33%) Yammer
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.00%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) AdWords
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.63%) Internet
1 32 (10.63%) LAN
2 27 (8.97%) DNS
2 27 (8.97%) WAN
3 23 (7.64%) Firewall
3 23 (7.64%) VPN
4 22 (7.31%) TCP/IP
5 20 (6.64%) SAN
6 14 (4.65%) DHCP
7 13 (4.32%) IP Telephony
8 12 (3.99%) Wireless
9 11 (3.65%) Intranet
9 11 (3.65%) Skype
9 11 (3.65%) VoIP
10 9 (2.99%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.66%) MPLS
12 7 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.33%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.33%) SDH
12 7 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.99%) Power BI
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (2.33%) PowerPivot
8 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.33%) Big Data
11 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.00%) MS Access
11 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.00%) Toad
3 1 (0.33%) Hudson
3 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.33%) JIRA
3 1 (0.33%) JUnit
3 1 (0.33%) MorphX
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (12.96%) Finance
2 36 (11.96%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.98%) Marketing
4 11 (3.65%) Advertising
4 11 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.66%) Electronics
6 7 (2.33%) Retail
7 6 (1.99%) German Language
8 5 (1.66%) Billing
9 4 (1.33%) Cantonese Language
9 4 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (1.00%) French Language
11 2 (0.66%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.66%) Law
11 2 (0.66%) Legal
11 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.66%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (20.93%) Analyst
2 26 (8.64%) Support Analyst
3 25 (8.31%) Server Support
4 23 (7.64%) Architect
4 23 (7.64%) IT Support
5 22 (7.31%) Desktop Support
6 21 (6.98%) Support Technician
7 18 (5.98%) Consultant
8 17 (5.65%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (4.98%) Desktop Engineer
11 14 (4.65%) Administrator
12 13 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (4.32%) Exchange Support
12 13 (4.32%) Exchange Technician
12 13 (4.32%) Senior Support Technician
12 13 (4.32%) Senior Technician
12 13 (4.32%) Server Support Technician
12 13 (4.32%) Server Technician
13 12 (3.99%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.63%) .NET
2 14 (4.65%) HTML
3 13 (4.32%) CSS
3 13 (4.32%) Web Services
4 11 (3.65%) WCF
5 8 (2.66%) XMPP
6 7 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.33%) MDX
7 6 (1.99%) jQuery
8 4 (1.33%) HTML5
9 3 (1.00%) XML
9 3 (1.00%) XSLT
10 2 (0.66%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.66%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.66%) CSS3
10 2 (0.66%) Ember.js
10 2 (0.66%) Memcached
11 1 (0.33%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.33%) COM
11 1 (0.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.31%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.31%) Driving Licence
3 18 (5.98%) Microsoft Licensing
4 17 (5.65%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.32%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (3.99%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.99%) Clustering
7 9 (2.99%) iPhone
8 8 (2.66%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.99%) Handset
9 6 (1.99%) iPad
9 6 (1.99%) New Media
10 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.66%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.66%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.33%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 136 (45.18%) Windows
2 73 (24.25%) Windows Server
3 53 (17.61%) Windows 7
4 38 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (6.31%) Windows 8
8 15 (4.98%) Windows 10
9 14 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 14 (4.65%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.33%) Linux
11 6 (1.99%) Android
12 4 (1.33%) Unix
13 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.27%) ITIL
2 28 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (8.31%) Presales
4 22 (7.31%) Project Management
5 20 (6.64%) TOGAF
6 19 (6.31%) ERP
7 18 (5.98%) Software Licensing
8 17 (5.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 17 (5.65%) Line Management
9 15 (4.98%) Data Analysis
9 15 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (4.98%) PRINCE2
10 14 (4.65%) Business Continuity
11 13 (4.32%) Asset Management
11 13 (4.32%) Content Management
12 12 (3.99%) Migration
12 12 (3.99%) Programme Management
13 11 (3.65%) Information Security
14 10 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (3.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (23.92%) SQL
2 12 (3.99%) C#
2 12 (3.99%) JavaScript
3 8 (2.66%) Java
3 8 (2.66%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.66%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 7 (2.33%) VBScript
5 4 (1.33%) C
6 3 (1.00%) Python
7 2 (0.66%) PHP
7 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.66%) VBA
8 1 (0.33%) C++
8 1 (0.33%) Perl
8 1 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (14.29%) Degree
2 25 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (5.32%) MCSE
5 9 (2.99%) CCDP
5 9 (2.99%) MCP
6 7 (2.33%) CCNA
6 7 (2.33%) MOS
6 7 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.99%) CCNP
7 6 (1.99%) MCITP
8 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.33%) CCNP Voice
9 4 (1.33%) CCVP
9 4 (1.33%) VCP5
9 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.66%) HND
10 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.65%) SLA
2 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.33%) QA
3 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (34.22%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.98%) VMware ESX
4 14 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.99%) Terminal Server
6 8 (2.66%) vSphere
7 7 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (1.66%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.00%) XenApp
9 3 (1.00%) XenServer
10 2 (0.66%) Samba
10 2 (0.66%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (8.31%) SCCM
2 7 (2.33%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.33%) WSUS
4 3 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.00%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.00%) SCOM
4 3 (1.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.00%) SCSM
5 2 (0.66%) DameWare
5 2 (0.66%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 230 (76.41%) Microsoft
2 63 (20.93%) VMware
3 45 (14.95%) Cisco
4 27 (8.97%) Citrix
5 25 (8.31%) Dell
5 25 (8.31%) HP
6 18 (5.98%) Adobe
7 16 (5.32%) SAP
8 15 (4.98%) Apple
9 13 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (3.65%) Google
10 11 (3.65%) Oracle
11 10 (3.32%) IBM
12 9 (2.99%) Avaya
12 9 (2.99%) JD Edwards
13 7 (2.33%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.99%) EMC
14 6 (1.99%) Intel Security
14 6 (1.99%) Polycom
14 6 (1.99%) Veeam
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Waitrose
Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + OT
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum To £50K + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Shift Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Landesk Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £92000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Netwrix UK Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum Incentive bonus/ uncapped comp plan.
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
JS Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Salary based on experience.
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Based on Exp + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5,100 car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 24 days ago