Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 67 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 221 277 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.87% 4.10% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 52.49% 48.43% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 158 234 200
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,130 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +30.43% -24.53%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -7.69%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 421 572 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.38% 8.47% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 319 432 467
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,130 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.61% +4.35% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Berkshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Berkshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Berkshire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 73 £31,500 -4.55% 14
Bracknell +18 53 £35,000 -10.26% 3
Maidenhead -2 21 £50,000 +92.31%
Slough -22 15 £35,250 -38.70% 2
Wokingham -15 12 £62,000 +3.33% 6
Windsor +2 8 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Newbury -15 5 £45,750 +16.92% 2
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 163 (73.76%) Microsoft
2 102 (46.15%) Windows
3 93 (42.08%) Office 365
4 91 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 59 (26.70%) Project Management
6 54 (24.43%) Windows 7
7 53 (23.98%) Security Cleared
8 51 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
9 49 (22.17%) Presales
10 46 (20.81%) SQL
11 40 (18.10%) Relational Database
12 37 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 37 (16.74%) VMware
13 36 (16.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 35 (15.84%) Degree
14 35 (15.84%) Java
14 35 (15.84%) MS Visio
15 34 (15.38%) Windows XP
15 34 (15.38%) SLA
15 34 (15.38%) ITIL
16 33 (14.93%) Windows 10
17 32 (14.48%) Service Delivery
18 31 (14.03%) Web Services
18 31 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
18 31 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 29 (13.12%) Waterfall
19 29 (13.12%) Windows Server
19 29 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (12.67%) .NET
20 28 (12.67%) Thought Leadership

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (9.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.52%) IIS
3 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.36%) Confluence
6 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (16.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 35 (15.84%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.81%) AutoCAD
6 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 93 (42.08%) Office 365
2 37 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (10.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (9.05%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (9.05%) Amazon EMR
5 20 (9.05%) Amazon Kinesis
5 20 (9.05%) Amazon S3
5 20 (9.05%) Amazon SQS
5 20 (9.05%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (9.05%) Serverless
6 13 (5.88%) SaaS
7 5 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.26%) IaaS
7 5 (2.26%) PaaS
8 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.95%) Network Security
3 20 (9.05%) DNS
4 18 (8.14%) DHCP
5 12 (5.43%) LAN
6 8 (3.62%) WAN
7 7 (3.17%) Firewall
7 7 (3.17%) VPN
8 6 (2.71%) Skype
9 5 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.81%) Wireless
11 3 (1.36%) Internet
11 3 (1.36%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.36%) VoIP
11 3 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.90%) Broadband
13 1 (0.45%) 2G
13 1 (0.45%) 3G
13 1 (0.45%) RNC
13 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.10%) Relational Database
2 26 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.05%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (9.05%) Amazon Redshift
3 20 (9.05%) Cosmos DB
3 20 (9.05%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.98%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.52%) DB2
5 10 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.26%) Power BI
7 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.36%) Big Data
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.90%) MS Access
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (4.07%) AdminStudio
1 9 (4.07%) MSI
2 3 (1.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.36%) JIRA
2 3 (1.36%) Subversion
2 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.36%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.24%) Finance
3 9 (4.07%) Legal
4 7 (3.17%) Banking
5 6 (2.71%) Advertising
5 6 (2.71%) Billing
6 4 (1.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) French Language
7 1 (0.45%) German Language
7 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (23.98%) Analyst
2 32 (14.48%) Architect
2 32 (14.48%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (11.31%) Cloud Architect
3 25 (11.31%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 25 (11.31%) Lead Architect
3 25 (11.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 24 (10.86%) Service Analyst
4 24 (10.86%) Service Desk Analyst
4 24 (10.86%) Support Engineer
5 22 (9.95%) IT Support
6 20 (9.05%) Consultant
7 15 (6.79%) Implementation Consultant
8 14 (6.33%) Coordinator
8 14 (6.33%) IT Analyst
9 13 (5.88%) IT Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) Support Analyst
10 12 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
11 11 (4.98%) IT Support Engineer
12 10 (4.52%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.03%) Web Services
2 28 (12.67%) .NET
3 27 (12.22%) ASP.NET
4 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (4.52%) REST
5 10 (4.52%) SOAP
5 10 (4.52%) XML
6 9 (4.07%) Software Packaging
7 4 (1.81%) CSS
7 4 (1.81%) HTML
8 3 (1.36%) Velocity
9 2 (0.90%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.90%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.90%) COM
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.45%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.62%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.71%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.26%) EPoS
7 4 (1.81%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.81%) User Experience
8 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.36%) PMI
9 2 (0.90%) Fintech
9 2 (0.90%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.90%) Handset
9 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.45%) BYOD
10 1 (0.45%) CMDB
10 1 (0.45%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 102 (46.15%) Windows
2 54 (24.43%) Windows 7
3 34 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 33 (14.93%) Windows 10
5 29 (13.12%) Windows Server
6 19 (8.60%) Windows 2000
7 14 (6.33%) Linux
8 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.62%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.36%) Android
12 3 (1.36%) Unix
13 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.70%) Project Management
2 49 (22.17%) Presales
3 34 (15.38%) ITIL
4 32 (14.48%) Service Delivery
5 29 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (13.12%) Waterfall
6 28 (12.67%) Thought Leadership
7 25 (11.31%) Data Protection
7 25 (11.31%) Enterprise Architecture
7 25 (11.31%) Identity Access Management
7 25 (11.31%) Vendor Relationship Management
8 18 (8.14%) DevOps
9 17 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 17 (7.69%) Validation
10 16 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (6.79%) CRM
12 14 (6.33%) Migration
13 13 (5.88%) ERP
13 13 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.81%) SQL
2 35 (15.84%) Java
3 26 (11.76%) Python
4 25 (11.31%) PL/SQL
4 25 (11.31%) Scala
4 25 (11.31%) Shell Script
5 14 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (5.43%) VBScript
7 10 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.52%) VB
8 4 (1.81%) C#
8 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.36%) C
10 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (23.98%) Security Cleared
2 35 (15.84%) Degree
3 28 (12.67%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.31%) MCSE
4 25 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (10.41%) MCSA
6 19 (8.60%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.26%) AWS Certification
7 5 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.90%) CCNA
9 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.45%) ACCA
10 1 (0.45%) CCNP
10 1 (0.45%) CIMA
10 1 (0.45%) ISEB
10 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.38%) SLA
2 17 (7.69%) GDPR
3 10 (4.52%) GAMP
4 6 (2.71%) QA
5 3 (1.36%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.90%) PMO
7 1 (0.45%) GAAP
7 1 (0.45%) IFRS
System Software
1 91 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.95%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.36%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.36%) XenApp
6 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (6.79%) SCCM
2 12 (5.43%) WSUS
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.36%) Ansible
4 3 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.36%) Puppet
4 3 (1.36%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.36%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.36%) SCSM
4 3 (1.36%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 163 (73.76%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.74%) VMware
3 25 (11.31%) HP
4 16 (7.24%) Oracle
5 11 (4.98%) Apple
6 9 (4.07%) Autodesk
7 8 (3.62%) Cisco
8 5 (2.26%) Adobe
9 4 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.81%) Tableau
10 3 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (1.36%) Citrix
10 3 (1.36%) Dell
10 3 (1.36%) MobileIron
10 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.36%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.36%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.90%) McAfee
11 2 (0.90%) Symantec
11 2 (0.90%) Veritas