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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 46 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +30
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 351 266 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.93% 4.71% 3.45%
As % of the Applications category 37.14% 27.82% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 209 188 169
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,225 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
945 956 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.97% 16.94% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 665 724 606
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +13 120 £40,000 +48.14% 12
Newbury +28 76 £28,000 -1.75% 2
Bracknell 0 38 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Slough +7 34 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Maidenhead -10 21 £39,000 -23.52% 3
Wokingham -13 10 £34,000 +23.63% 3
Windsor -8 8 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Thatcham +2 1 £22,500 -55.00%
Ascot - 1 - - 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 355 (60.79%) Microsoft
2 275 (47.09%) MS Excel
3 238 (40.75%) Windows
4 158 (27.05%) Finance
5 132 (22.60%) Active Directory
6 127 (21.75%) Telecoms
7 104 (17.81%) ITIL
8 95 (16.27%) Degree
9 92 (15.75%) Windows 7
10 87 (14.90%) SQL Server
11 85 (14.55%) MS Exchange
12 81 (13.87%) SQL
13 74 (12.67%) Marketing
14 72 (12.33%) Internet
15 67 (11.47%) CRM
15 67 (11.47%) MS PowerPoint
16 63 (10.79%) Advertising
17 62 (10.62%) SharePoint
18 59 (10.10%) DNS
18 59 (10.10%) Firewall
19 58 (9.93%) DHCP
19 58 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
20 56 (9.59%) TCP/IP
20 56 (9.59%) VPN
21 55 (9.42%) Project Management
22 54 (9.25%) Windows XP
23 53 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
24 48 (8.22%) MS Visio
24 48 (8.22%) VMware
25 46 (7.88%) German Language

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 85 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 62 (10.62%) SharePoint
3 41 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (6.85%) IIS
5 30 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (4.45%) Lync
8 23 (3.94%) CMS
9 13 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (1.88%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.71%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.37%) Live Communications Server
14 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.51%) Apache
17 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
18 1 (0.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 275 (47.09%) MS Excel
2 67 (11.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 48 (8.22%) MS Visio
4 44 (7.53%) MS Project
5 5 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.51%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.34%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (2.74%) SAP FI/CO
1 16 (2.74%) SAP CO
1 16 (2.74%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.37%) SAP FSCM
4 4 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.51%) Agresso
5 3 (0.51%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.34%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.17%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.17%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.82%) Office 365
2 14 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.54%) SaaS
4 8 (1.37%) IaaS
5 4 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (12.33%) Internet
2 59 (10.10%) DNS
2 59 (10.10%) Firewall
3 58 (9.93%) DHCP
4 56 (9.59%) TCP/IP
4 56 (9.59%) VPN
5 23 (3.94%) Network Security
6 21 (3.60%) LAN
7 20 (3.42%) WAN
8 19 (3.25%) SAN
9 11 (1.88%) HTTP
9 11 (1.88%) LDAP
10 10 (1.71%) Broadband
10 10 (1.71%) OpenLDAP
11 9 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.37%) 3G
12 8 (1.37%) VLAN
13 7 (1.20%) iSCSI
13 7 (1.20%) Unified Communications
13 7 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (4.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.74%) MS Access
6 15 (2.57%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.03%) Cognos Impromptu
12 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.68%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.51%) MySQL
15 2 (0.34%) IDOL
15 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 2 (0.34%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (2.91%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.17%) JIRA
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.17%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 158 (27.05%) Finance
2 127 (21.75%) Telecoms
3 74 (12.67%) Marketing
4 63 (10.79%) Advertising
5 46 (7.88%) German Language
6 44 (7.53%) Retail
7 22 (3.77%) Multimedia
8 13 (2.23%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.71%) Electronics
9 10 (1.71%) General Ledger
9 10 (1.71%) French Language
10 9 (1.54%) Banking
11 5 (0.86%) Avionics
11 5 (0.86%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.86%) Legal
11 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.68%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.34%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 134 (22.95%) Analyst
2 81 (13.87%) Consultant
3 74 (12.67%) Support Analyst
4 48 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 46 (7.88%) Recruitment Consultant
6 40 (6.85%) Resourcer
6 40 (6.85%) Support Engineer
7 37 (6.34%) Recruitment Resourcer
8 31 (5.31%) IT Support
9 27 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
9 27 (4.62%) Service Analyst
10 23 (3.94%) Graduate
10 23 (3.94%) Desktop Support
10 23 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (3.94%) Help Desk Support
10 23 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (3.60%) Systems Analyst
12 19 (3.25%) Support Technician
13 18 (3.08%) Technical Support
13 18 (3.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.85%) HTML
2 31 (5.31%) .NET
3 28 (4.79%) CSS
4 25 (4.28%) ASP.NET
5 24 (4.11%) XML
6 16 (2.74%) Web Services
7 11 (1.88%) jQuery
7 11 (1.88%) HTML5
7 11 (1.88%) WSDL
8 10 (1.71%) J2EE
8 10 (1.71%) WebSockets
9 6 (1.03%) WCF
10 5 (0.86%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.86%) ATL
10 5 (0.86%) COM
11 4 (0.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.34%) Middleware
12 2 (0.34%) EDI
12 2 (0.34%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.14%) Management Information System
2 28 (4.79%) Social Media
3 19 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.91%) Fat Client
4 17 (2.91%) Thin Client
5 14 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 14 (2.40%) Statistics
6 13 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.05%) Smartphone
8 10 (1.71%) SCORM
8 10 (1.71%) E-Learning
9 9 (1.54%) Learning Management System
10 8 (1.37%) iPhone
11 7 (1.20%) Physics
12 6 (1.03%) Open Source
13 5 (0.86%) CLARiiON
14 4 (0.68%) DTV
14 4 (0.68%) FMCG
14 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.51%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 238 (40.75%) Windows
2 92 (15.75%) Windows 7
3 58 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (9.25%) Windows XP
5 41 (7.02%) Linux
5 41 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (5.99%) Windows 8
7 34 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.40%) Android
9 10 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
10 9 (1.54%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.03%) UNIX
12 5 (0.86%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.68%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.34%) HPUX
14 2 (0.34%) Solaris
14 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (17.81%) ITIL
2 67 (11.47%) CRM
3 55 (9.42%) Project Management
4 46 (7.88%) PRINCE2
5 40 (6.85%) Service Delivery
6 39 (6.68%) Time Management
7 33 (5.65%) Change Management
7 33 (5.65%) Programme Management
8 23 (3.94%) Campaign Management
8 23 (3.94%) Service Management
8 23 (3.94%) Document Management
9 21 (3.60%) Data Security
9 21 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (3.42%) Incident Management
11 19 (3.25%) Project Planning
11 19 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (3.08%) Problem Management
13 17 (2.91%) Validation
13 17 (2.91%) Content Management
14 16 (2.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 81 (13.87%) SQL
2 28 (4.79%) C#
3 22 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.05%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.54%) VBA
6 5 (0.86%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.86%) ABAP
6 5 (0.86%) Perl
6 5 (0.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.86%) Java
7 4 (0.68%) VB
7 4 (0.68%) Python
7 4 (0.68%) Ruby
8 3 (0.51%) VBScript
8 3 (0.51%) PHP
8 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.34%) SAPscript
9 2 (0.34%) VB6
10 1 (0.17%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.17%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 95 (16.27%) Degree
2 53 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.79%) MCSE
4 28 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (4.28%) CCNA
6 22 (3.77%) MCITP
6 22 (3.77%) PMP
6 22 (3.77%) PMI Certification
7 20 (3.42%) MCP
8 18 (3.08%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.08%) DV Cleared
9 12 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.05%) MCTS
9 12 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (1.88%) MCSA
11 10 (1.71%) CCA
11 10 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.37%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.51%) SLA
2 24 (4.11%) PCI DSS
3 21 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (3.42%) ISO 9001
5 17 (2.91%) QA
6 7 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 132 (22.60%) Active Directory
2 39 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.77%) ISA Server
5 17 (2.91%) KVM
6 10 (1.71%) NFS
7 5 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.86%) Xen
7 5 (0.86%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.68%) vSphere
9 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.17%) XenServer
10 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.17%) UAG
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 45 (7.71%) SCCM
2 15 (2.57%) ARCserve
3 8 (1.37%) Netcool
3 8 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (1.37%) Unicenter
3 8 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (0.68%) SCOM
5 3 (0.51%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.51%) DameWare
6 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 355 (60.79%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.22%) VMware
3 46 (7.88%) Citrix
3 46 (7.88%) HP
4 43 (7.36%) Oracle
5 37 (6.34%) Cisco
6 31 (5.31%) SAP
7 25 (4.28%) McAfee
8 24 (4.11%) ServiceNow
9 21 (3.60%) Websense
10 20 (3.42%) Fujitsu
11 17 (2.91%) Dell
12 15 (2.57%) F5
13 14 (2.40%) EMC
14 12 (2.05%) IBM
15 10 (1.71%) JBoss
15 10 (1.71%) Meridio
16 9 (1.54%) Veritas
17 8 (1.37%) Avaya
17 8 (1.37%) T-Plan
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K Basic 60K OTE + £5400 Car + Fuel Card
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-35,000 OTE Uncapped) + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago