The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 106 93 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.51% 4.12% 3.79%
As % of the Applications category 29.86% 23.08% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 68 61
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
355 403 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.11% 17.87% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 247 334 280
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 118 (58.71%) MS Excel
2 101 (50.25%) Microsoft
3 69 (34.33%) Windows
4 57 (28.36%) Telecoms
5 51 (25.37%) Finance
6 43 (21.39%) Active Directory
7 38 (18.91%) ITIL
8 36 (17.91%) Internet
8 36 (17.91%) Degree
9 32 (15.92%) Advertising
10 30 (14.93%) Programme Management
11 29 (14.43%) SharePoint
12 28 (13.93%) SQL
12 28 (13.93%) Marketing
13 27 (13.43%) SQL Server
13 27 (13.43%) Project Management
14 26 (12.94%) Service Delivery
14 26 (12.94%) MS PowerPoint
15 25 (12.44%) PRINCE2
16 24 (11.94%) MS Exchange
17 23 (11.44%) CRM
17 23 (11.44%) Retail
17 23 (11.44%) Time Management
18 22 (10.95%) Windows 7
19 21 (10.45%) Multimedia
19 21 (10.45%) German Language
19 21 (10.45%) Campaign Management
20 20 (9.95%) Linux
20 20 (9.95%) MS Visio
21 19 (9.45%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 29 (14.43%) SharePoint
2 24 (11.94%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.47%) IIS
3 13 (6.47%) Lync
4 7 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.99%) CMS
6 4 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.49%) Apache
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 118 (58.71%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (9.95%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Exchequer
2 2 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.97%) Office 365
2 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.49%) SaaS
4 4 (1.99%) IaaS
4 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.91%) Internet
2 15 (7.46%) Firewall
3 10 (4.98%) LAN
3 10 (4.98%) WAN
3 10 (4.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.48%) Network Security
4 7 (3.48%) DHCP
4 7 (3.48%) DNS
5 6 (2.99%) SAN
6 5 (2.49%) Unified Communications
6 5 (2.49%) VPN
7 4 (1.99%) PBX
7 4 (1.99%) IPv4
7 4 (1.99%) IPv6
7 4 (1.99%) VLAN
8 3 (1.49%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.49%) FWSM
8 3 (1.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.99%) MS Access
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.50%) MySQL
7 1 (0.50%) OLAP
7 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.50%) DTS
7 1 (0.50%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 57 (28.36%) Telecoms
2 51 (25.37%) Finance
3 32 (15.92%) Advertising
4 28 (13.93%) Marketing
5 23 (11.44%) Retail
6 21 (10.45%) Multimedia
6 21 (10.45%) German Language
7 5 (2.49%) Avionics
8 2 (1.00%) Back Office
8 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.00%) Electronics
9 1 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.50%) Local Government
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (27.36%) Analyst
2 41 (20.40%) Consultant
3 30 (14.93%) Recruitment Consultant
3 30 (14.93%) Resourcer
4 29 (14.43%) Recruitment Resourcer
5 22 (10.95%) Support Analyst
6 21 (10.45%) Service Analyst
6 21 (10.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (8.96%) Project Manager
8 17 (8.46%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.97%) Senior Project Manager
9 12 (5.97%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.98%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (4.98%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 9 (4.48%) Architect
11 9 (4.48%) Graduate
11 9 (4.48%) Administrator
12 8 (3.98%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (3.98%) Desktop Support
13 7 (3.48%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.48%) .NET
2 7 (3.48%) Web Services
3 6 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.49%) CSS
4 5 (2.49%) HTML
5 4 (1.99%) XML
5 4 (1.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (1.99%) jQuery
5 4 (1.99%) WCF
6 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (1.00%) WF
8 1 (0.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.50%) HTML5
8 1 (0.50%) CSS3
8 1 (0.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.47%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.98%) Social Media
3 8 (3.98%) Thin Client
3 8 (3.98%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.99%) GIS
4 4 (1.99%) CLARiiON
4 4 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.49%) Open Source
6 2 (1.00%) DTV
6 2 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.00%) Physics
7 1 (0.50%) Statistics
7 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.50%) iPhone
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.33%) Windows
2 22 (10.95%) Windows 7
3 20 (9.95%) Linux
4 19 (9.45%) Windows XP
5 16 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.47%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.48%) UNIX
9 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.49%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.50%) HPUX
12 1 (0.50%) VMS
12 1 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.91%) ITIL
2 30 (14.93%) Programme Management
3 27 (13.43%) Project Management
4 26 (12.94%) Service Delivery
5 25 (12.44%) PRINCE2
6 23 (11.44%) CRM
6 23 (11.44%) Time Management
7 21 (10.45%) Campaign Management
8 12 (5.97%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (4.48%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.48%) Information Security
9 9 (4.48%) Migration
9 9 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.48%) Document Management
11 6 (2.99%) Change Management
11 6 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (2.99%) Service Management
11 6 (2.99%) Process Management
11 6 (2.99%) Logistics
12 5 (2.49%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.93%) SQL
2 7 (3.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.49%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.49%) Perl
3 5 (2.49%) C#
3 5 (2.49%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.99%) Python
4 4 (1.99%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.99%) Ruby
5 3 (1.49%) VBScript
5 3 (1.49%) VB
6 2 (1.00%) VB6
7 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (17.91%) Degree
2 16 (7.96%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.97%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.98%) CCNP
5 10 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
6 9 (4.48%) PMP
6 9 (4.48%) PMI Certification
6 9 (4.48%) MCSE
6 9 (4.48%) MCP
7 8 (3.98%) A+ Certification
8 6 (2.99%) CCNA
9 4 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.99%) MCTS
9 4 (1.99%) MCITP
10 3 (1.49%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.00%) SCSA
11 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
11 2 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) SLA
2 9 (4.48%) QA
2 9 (4.48%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.99%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 43 (21.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.49%) Xen
4 5 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.99%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) vSphere
7 1 (0.50%) KVM
7 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (4.98%) SCCM
2 5 (2.49%) DameWare
3 4 (1.99%) ARCserve
3 4 (1.99%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 101 (50.25%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.45%) Oracle
3 18 (8.96%) HP
4 14 (6.97%) VMware
4 14 (6.97%) Cisco
4 14 (6.97%) Citrix
5 8 (3.98%) McAfee
6 6 (2.99%) SAP
7 5 (2.49%) Intel
8 4 (1.99%) AppSense
8 4 (1.99%) EMC
8 4 (1.99%) Websense
8 4 (1.99%) F5
8 4 (1.99%) Lumension
8 4 (1.99%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.99%) Fujitsu
9 3 (1.49%) Huawei
9 3 (1.49%) Sophos
9 3 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.49%) Sage
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