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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 114 109 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.14% 4.59% 4.25%
As % of the Applications category 36.54% 29.46% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 85 50 71
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £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
312 370 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.08% 15.59% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 254 261 338
Average salary £37,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 31 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 193 (67.48%) Microsoft
2 151 (52.80%) MS Excel
3 88 (30.77%) Windows
4 84 (29.37%) Degree
5 71 (24.83%) ITIL
6 62 (21.68%) Project Management
7 61 (21.33%) Active Directory
8 48 (16.78%) TCP/IP
9 46 (16.08%) Windows 7
10 42 (14.69%) Office 365
11 41 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (14.34%) PRINCE2
11 41 (14.34%) VMware
12 40 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (13.64%) Linux
14 38 (13.29%) Finance
15 37 (12.94%) Marketing
16 36 (12.59%) MS PowerPoint
16 36 (12.59%) Telecoms
17 35 (12.24%) Management Information System
18 34 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (11.54%) MS Project
20 32 (11.19%) SQL
20 32 (11.19%) Windows XP
20 32 (11.19%) Migration
20 32 (11.19%) SCCM
20 32 (11.19%) Windows 8
21 30 (10.49%) Service Delivery
22 28 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
22 28 (9.79%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (8.74%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.39%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.29%) Lync
3 18 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (3.15%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.75%) IIS
8 2 (0.70%) JBoss
8 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.70%) Apache
8 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.35%) SAS
9 1 (0.35%) Site Server
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 151 (52.80%) MS Excel
2 36 (12.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 33 (11.54%) MS Project
4 19 (6.64%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.40%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.70%) InDesign
7 2 (0.70%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.70%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.69%) Office 365
2 8 (2.80%) SaaS
3 6 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Force.com
5 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 48 (16.78%) TCP/IP
2 21 (7.34%) Internet
2 21 (7.34%) LAN
3 18 (6.29%) Firewall
4 16 (5.59%) DNS
5 13 (4.55%) DHCP
6 12 (4.20%) WAN
6 12 (4.20%) Network Security
7 11 (3.85%) Wireless
8 9 (3.15%) SSL
8 9 (3.15%) VPN
9 7 (2.45%) UMTS
10 6 (2.10%) MPLS
10 6 (2.10%) BGP
11 5 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.75%) OSPF
11 5 (1.75%) VoIP
11 5 (1.75%) IPv4
11 5 (1.75%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.40%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 4 (1.40%) QlikView
6 4 (1.40%) OLAP
6 4 (1.40%) MS Access
6 4 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.40%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.40%) OLTP
6 4 (1.40%) Star Schema
6 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (1.40%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.40%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (3.85%) JIRA
2 4 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.40%) Subversion
2 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (0.70%) Selenium
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.35%) Toad
5 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
General
1 38 (13.29%) Finance
2 37 (12.94%) Marketing
3 36 (12.59%) Telecoms
4 21 (7.34%) French Language
5 19 (6.64%) Italian Language
6 13 (4.55%) Billing
7 12 (4.20%) German Language
8 9 (3.15%) Retail
9 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.05%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.70%) Legal
11 2 (0.70%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.70%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.70%) Finnish Language
11 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.70%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (20.63%) Analyst
2 46 (16.08%) Project Manager
3 35 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 26 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 25 (8.74%) Technical Support
6 20 (6.99%) 1st Line Support
7 17 (5.94%) Senior Project Manager
7 17 (5.94%) Senior Manager
8 15 (5.24%) IT Support
9 13 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.20%) Developer
10 12 (4.20%) Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (3.85%) Programme Manager
11 11 (3.85%) Service Analyst
11 11 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
11 11 (3.85%) Change Manager
11 11 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
12 10 (3.50%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.80%) Web Services
1 8 (2.80%) CGI
2 7 (2.45%) .NET
3 4 (1.40%) HTML
3 4 (1.40%) MDX
3 4 (1.40%) Visualforce
4 3 (1.05%) CSS
4 3 (1.05%) WPF
4 3 (1.05%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.05%) XML
5 2 (0.70%) COM+
6 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 28 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 24 (8.39%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.50%) GIS
7 5 (1.75%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.75%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.40%) IVR
8 4 (1.40%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.05%) Biotechnology
9 3 (1.05%) Life Science
9 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.70%) User Experience
10 2 (0.70%) Replication
10 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.35%) AS400
11 1 (0.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 88 (30.77%) Windows
2 46 (16.08%) Windows 7
3 41 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (13.64%) Linux
6 32 (11.19%) Windows XP
6 32 (11.19%) Windows 8
7 28 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.10%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.40%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.83%) ITIL
2 62 (21.68%) Project Management
3 41 (14.34%) PRINCE2
4 34 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (11.19%) Migration
6 30 (10.49%) Service Delivery
7 27 (9.44%) Service Management
8 23 (8.04%) Time Management
9 19 (6.64%) Change Management
9 19 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (5.94%) Scrum
10 17 (5.94%) ITSM
11 16 (5.59%) CRM
12 13 (4.55%) Incident Management
13 11 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (3.85%) Data Management
14 10 (3.50%) Telemarketing
14 10 (3.50%) eTOM
14 10 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (3.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.19%) SQL
2 9 (3.15%) Java
3 8 (2.80%) C#
4 7 (2.45%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.40%) Apex Code
5 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.40%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.05%) VBA
6 3 (1.05%) VBScript
6 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.70%) VB6
7 2 (0.70%) VB
7 2 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (29.37%) Degree
2 21 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.64%) PMP
3 19 (6.64%) PMI Certification
4 18 (6.29%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.20%) A+ Certification
6 12 (4.20%) MCSE
6 12 (4.20%) MCITP
7 11 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (3.85%) MCP
7 11 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.15%) CCNP
8 9 (3.15%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.45%) Postgraduate
10 6 (2.10%) CISSP
11 5 (1.75%) CCNA
12 4 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.04%) SLA
2 7 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.45%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.05%) GCP
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 27 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 11 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (2.80%) Terminal Services
4 8 (2.80%) XenApp
4 8 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (11.19%) SCCM
2 8 (2.80%) WSUS
3 7 (2.45%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.75%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 193 (67.48%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.34%) VMware
3 18 (6.29%) Cisco
4 15 (5.24%) Oracle
4 15 (5.24%) HP
5 14 (4.90%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.20%) Citrix
7 11 (3.85%) Apple
8 10 (3.50%) Dell
9 9 (3.15%) Symantec
10 8 (2.80%) Computacenter
11 6 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.40%) Siebel
12 4 (1.40%) Huawei
12 4 (1.40%) Tableau
13 3 (1.05%) DevExpress
13 3 (1.05%) Capita
13 3 (1.05%) Telerik
13 3 (1.05%) Adobe
13 3 (1.05%) IBM
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