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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 152 92 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.56% 3.91% 5.44%
As % of the Applications category 37.91% 27.88% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 104 55 90
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £22,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
401 330 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.30% 14.02% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 308 240 340
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,020 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 27 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 205 (69.97%) Microsoft
2 146 (49.83%) MS Excel
3 104 (35.49%) Windows
4 74 (25.26%) Active Directory
4 74 (25.26%) Degree
5 68 (23.21%) ITIL
6 62 (21.16%) Project Management
7 52 (17.75%) Linux
8 51 (17.41%) TCP/IP
9 50 (17.06%) Telecoms
9 50 (17.06%) Windows 7
10 45 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (15.02%) SQL
12 43 (14.68%) VMware
13 41 (13.99%) Finance
13 41 (13.99%) Migration
13 41 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (13.65%) Management Information System
15 39 (13.31%) SCCM
16 36 (12.29%) Office 365
17 35 (11.95%) MS Exchange
18 34 (11.60%) Windows XP
18 34 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
18 34 (11.60%) MS PowerPoint
19 33 (11.26%) Windows 8
20 32 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (10.58%) Service Delivery
22 29 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (9.90%) Internet

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 35 (11.95%) MS Exchange
2 26 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.85%) SharePoint
4 20 (6.83%) Lync
5 12 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (4.10%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (2.73%) IIS
7 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.68%) JBoss
9 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.68%) Apache
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.34%) Site Server
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 146 (49.83%) MS Excel
2 34 (11.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (9.22%) MS Project
4 15 (5.12%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.37%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.68%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.68%) InDesign
7 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.29%) Office 365
2 13 (4.44%) SaaS
3 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.37%) PaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) Force.com
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (17.41%) TCP/IP
2 29 (9.90%) Internet
3 28 (9.56%) Firewall
4 24 (8.19%) LAN
5 17 (5.80%) DNS
6 15 (5.12%) Network Security
6 15 (5.12%) DHCP
7 13 (4.44%) SSL
7 13 (4.44%) Wireless
8 12 (4.10%) VPN
8 12 (4.10%) WAN
9 11 (3.75%) VoIP
10 8 (2.73%) BGP
10 8 (2.73%) MPLS
11 7 (2.39%) OSPF
11 7 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.39%) UMTS
11 7 (2.39%) IPv4
11 7 (2.39%) IPv6
12 4 (1.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.71%) QlikView
3 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.71%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.37%) OLTP
4 4 (1.37%) OLAP
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.37%) MS Access
4 4 (1.37%) Star Schema
4 4 (1.37%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.37%) SSDT
4 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Power View
4 4 (1.37%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (1.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 4 (1.37%) Subversion
2 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.02%) Selenium
4 2 (0.68%) JIRA
4 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 50 (17.06%) Telecoms
2 41 (13.99%) Finance
3 21 (7.17%) Marketing
4 14 (4.78%) German Language
5 9 (3.07%) Advertising
5 9 (3.07%) Retail
6 8 (2.73%) Billing
7 4 (1.37%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.37%) French Language
7 4 (1.37%) Legal
8 3 (1.02%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.02%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Banking
10 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (16.38%) Analyst
2 31 (10.58%) Support Engineer
3 27 (9.22%) Project Manager
4 25 (8.53%) Support Analyst
5 24 (8.19%) Technical Support
6 19 (6.48%) 1st Line Support
7 14 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (4.44%) Developer
8 13 (4.44%) IT Support
9 12 (4.10%) Architect
9 12 (4.10%) Consultant
9 12 (4.10%) Network Engineer
9 12 (4.10%) Technical Support Analyst
9 12 (4.10%) Technical Analyst
10 11 (3.75%) Change Manager
11 10 (3.41%) Senior Manager
11 10 (3.41%) Trainer
11 10 (3.41%) IT Support Engineer
12 9 (3.07%) Security Specialist
12 9 (3.07%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.78%) .NET
2 13 (4.44%) Web Services
3 8 (2.73%) CGI
4 7 (2.39%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.71%) WPF
6 4 (1.37%) Visualforce
6 4 (1.37%) MDX
7 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.02%) COM
7 3 (1.02%) XML
7 3 (1.02%) HTML
8 2 (0.68%) CSS
9 1 (0.34%) WCF
9 1 (0.34%) WF
9 1 (0.34%) jQuery
9 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.65%) Management Information System
2 34 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.17%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.12%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.41%) GIS
5 10 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.73%) Social Media
7 7 (2.39%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.71%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.71%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.37%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.37%) IVR
9 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.02%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.02%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.02%) BYOD
11 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 104 (35.49%) Windows
2 52 (17.75%) Linux
3 50 (17.06%) Windows 7
4 45 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (11.60%) Windows XP
7 33 (11.26%) Windows 8
8 29 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.71%) UNIX
11 4 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.37%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.37%) Solaris
12 2 (0.68%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.34%) Android
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (23.21%) ITIL
2 62 (21.16%) Project Management
3 41 (13.99%) Migration
4 31 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (10.58%) Service Delivery
5 28 (9.56%) PRINCE2
6 22 (7.51%) Service Management
7 20 (6.83%) Change Management
8 18 (6.14%) ITSM
9 16 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (5.46%) CRM
10 14 (4.78%) Incident Management
11 11 (3.75%) Project Planning
11 11 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (3.75%) Time Management
12 10 (3.41%) Business Development
12 10 (3.41%) eTOM
12 10 (3.41%) Release Management
12 10 (3.41%) Scrum
12 10 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.02%) SQL
2 17 (5.80%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.44%) C#
4 12 (4.10%) Java
5 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.37%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.02%) VBScript
7 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.68%) VB
8 2 (0.68%) VB6
9 1 (0.34%) VBA
9 1 (0.34%) Python
9 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (25.26%) Degree
2 25 (8.53%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.17%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.48%) MCSE
5 18 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.80%) CCNP
7 14 (4.78%) MCP
8 12 (4.10%) PMP
8 12 (4.10%) PMI Certification
8 12 (4.10%) DV Cleared
8 12 (4.10%) MCITP
9 11 (3.75%) A+ Certification
10 10 (3.41%) CCNA
10 10 (3.41%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (2.39%) CISSP
11 7 (2.39%) Postgraduate
12 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
13 4 (1.37%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.87%) SLA
2 11 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 74 (25.26%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.12%) VMware ESX
4 10 (3.41%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (2.73%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.73%) XenApp
5 8 (2.73%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (13.31%) SCCM
2 12 (4.10%) WSUS
3 11 (3.75%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.02%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 205 (69.97%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.68%) VMware
3 21 (7.17%) Cisco
4 20 (6.83%) Oracle
4 20 (6.83%) HP
5 19 (6.48%) Red Hat
6 15 (5.12%) Citrix
7 13 (4.44%) Symantec
8 11 (3.75%) Apple
9 10 (3.41%) Dell
10 8 (2.73%) Computacenter
10 8 (2.73%) Huawei
11 5 (1.71%) DevExpress
11 5 (1.71%) Telerik
11 5 (1.71%) Veritas
11 5 (1.71%) IBM
12 4 (1.37%) SAP
12 4 (1.37%) Intel
12 4 (1.37%) Siebel
12 4 (1.37%) Sun
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