The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 107 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 30 124 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 5.16% 5.14%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 38.27% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 76 89
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
MS Office
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
240 324 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.36% 13.49% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 187 227 296
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Office
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Reading region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Reading

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 71 (68.27%) Microsoft
2 58 (55.77%) MS Excel
3 30 (28.85%) Windows
3 30 (28.85%) Degree
4 23 (22.12%) Marketing
5 21 (20.19%) Finance
6 17 (16.35%) ITIL
7 16 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 15 (14.42%) SQL
8 15 (14.42%) Active Directory
9 12 (11.54%) Project Management
9 12 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 11 (10.58%) Office 365
10 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
10 11 (10.58%) SLA
10 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (9.62%) .NET
11 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
11 10 (9.62%) VMware
12 9 (8.65%) CRM
12 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
13 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
13 8 (7.69%) SaaS
13 8 (7.69%) MS Project
13 8 (7.69%) C#
13 8 (7.69%) Cisco
13 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
13 8 (7.69%) Internet
13 8 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (7.69%) Information Security

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.81%) CMS
3 5 (4.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.96%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 58 (55.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (7.69%) MS Project
4 4 (3.85%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.96%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Office 365
2 8 (7.69%) SaaS
3 4 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.92%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.92%) Yammer
5 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) Internet
2 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.85%) DNS
4 3 (2.88%) DHCP
4 3 (2.88%) FTP
4 3 (2.88%) Skype
5 2 (1.92%) Intranet
5 2 (1.92%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.92%) SAN
5 2 (1.92%) VPN
6 1 (0.96%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) VoIP
6 1 (0.96%) WAN
6 1 (0.96%) WebEx
6 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
2 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.81%) MS Access
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Power View
3 4 (3.85%) OLAP
3 4 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (3.85%) OLTP
3 4 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 4 (3.85%) PerformancePoint
3 4 (3.85%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.85%) QlikView
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.85%) SSDT
3 4 (3.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.85%) Subversion
2 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.92%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 23 (22.12%) Marketing
2 21 (20.19%) Finance
3 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.69%) Retail
5 6 (5.77%) German Language
5 6 (5.77%) Italian Language
6 5 (4.81%) French Language
7 3 (2.88%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.92%) Banking
8 2 (1.92%) Billing
8 2 (1.92%) Legal
8 2 (1.92%) Local Government
9 1 (0.96%) Advertising
9 1 (0.96%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.96%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.96%) Law
9 1 (0.96%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (14.42%) Analyst
2 10 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (9.62%) Consultant
2 10 (9.62%) Project Manager
3 9 (8.65%) Support Analyst
4 8 (7.69%) Administrator
4 8 (7.69%) Developer
5 7 (6.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (6.73%) Office 365 Consultant
6 6 (5.77%) Office 365 Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Sales Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Technical Support
7 4 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 4 (3.85%) Field Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) HTML
3 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.85%) MDX
3 4 (3.85%) Web Services
4 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.88%) COM
4 3 (2.88%) COM+
5 2 (1.92%) CSS
5 2 (1.92%) jQuery
6 1 (0.96%) Ajax
6 1 (0.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.85%) Statistics
5 4 (3.85%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.92%) CMDB
6 2 (1.92%) User Experience
6 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.96%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.96%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Windows
2 12 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.88%) Linux
7 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) ITIL
2 12 (11.54%) Project Management
3 9 (8.65%) CRM
4 8 (7.69%) Information Security
5 7 (6.73%) Telemarketing
6 6 (5.77%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.77%) Product Management
6 6 (5.77%) Time Management
7 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.81%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.81%) Data Management
7 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (4.81%) ERP
7 5 (4.81%) Presales
7 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.85%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) C#
3 6 (5.77%) Java
4 5 (4.81%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.88%) C
7 1 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (28.85%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) CISSP
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.85%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.88%) CISM
6 2 (1.92%) CIMA
7 1 (0.96%) MCDST
7 1 (0.96%) MCITP
7 1 (0.96%) MCP
7 1 (0.96%) MCSE
7 1 (0.96%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) SLA
2 5 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (14.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (68.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) VMware
3 8 (7.69%) Cisco
3 8 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.81%) Adobe
4 5 (4.81%) Tableau
5 4 (3.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.85%) Dell
5 4 (3.85%) Huawei
6 3 (2.88%) Google
6 3 (2.88%) HP
7 2 (1.92%) Apple
7 2 (1.92%) EMC
7 2 (1.92%) Nintex
7 2 (1.92%) Remedy
7 2 (1.92%) Veeam
8 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.96%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle
8 1 (0.96%) Sony
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