Period
to 21 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 64 92
Rank change year-on-year -5 +28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 242 284 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.94% 4.46% 3.03%
As % of the Applications category 49.69% 50.09% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 175 235 209
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £39,130 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +16.81% -10.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 487 567 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.92% 8.91% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 377 422 538
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £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 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 -2 84 £27,000 -22.86% 10
Bracknell +11 52 £42,500 +11.11% 5
Slough -11 20 £30,000 -47.83% 6
Maidenhead -25 15 £30,000 +25.65% 5
Windsor -2 11 £45,000 +55.17% 3
Crowthorne - 10 £22,000 - 3
Newbury -5 7 £34,000 -13.11%
Wokingham -18 5 £42,500 -30.33% 3
Thatcham - 2 £34,500 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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.

1 191 (78.93%) Microsoft
2 125 (51.65%) Windows
3 103 (42.56%) Active Directory
4 74 (30.58%) Office 365
5 49 (20.25%) Project Management
6 48 (19.83%) SQL
6 48 (19.83%) Windows 7
7 41 (16.94%) MS Visio
8 40 (16.53%) Security Cleared
9 39 (16.12%) Service Delivery
10 38 (15.70%) Windows 10
11 37 (15.29%) Degree
12 36 (14.88%) Microsoft Excel
13 33 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 32 (13.22%) Presales
15 31 (12.81%) MCSE
15 31 (12.81%) ITIL
15 31 (12.81%) Finance
16 27 (11.16%) SLA
17 26 (10.74%) Web Services
17 26 (10.74%) Telecoms
17 26 (10.74%) VMware
18 25 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (10.33%) Windows XP
18 25 (10.33%) MS Exchange
18 25 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (9.92%) Network Security
19 24 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (9.92%) MCSA
19 24 (9.92%) .NET

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 25 (10.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.48%) IIS
3 5 (2.07%) CMS
3 5 (2.07%) Confluence
4 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.24%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (16.94%) MS Visio
2 36 (14.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (8.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.72%) RoboHelp
5 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (2.89%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (2.48%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 74 (30.58%) Office 365
2 24 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (9.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 23 (9.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (8.26%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (8.26%) Amazon EMR
4 20 (8.26%) Amazon Kinesis
4 20 (8.26%) Amazon S3
4 20 (8.26%) Amazon SQS
4 20 (8.26%) AWS Lambda
4 20 (8.26%) Serverless
5 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.92%) Network Security
2 15 (6.20%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.72%) DNS
3 9 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (3.31%) Firewall
5 7 (2.89%) DHCP
6 6 (2.48%) Internet
6 6 (2.48%) SAN
7 4 (1.65%) Intranet
7 4 (1.65%) NAS
7 4 (1.65%) VPN
8 3 (1.24%) Skype
9 2 (0.83%) LAN
9 2 (0.83%) WAN
9 2 (0.83%) Wireless
10 1 (0.41%) FTP
10 1 (0.41%) OSPF
10 1 (0.41%) SNMP
10 1 (0.41%) SSL
10 1 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.68%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.26%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (8.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 20 (8.26%) Cosmos DB
3 20 (8.26%) RDBMS
4 10 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.07%) Power BI
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.24%) Big Data
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (3.31%) AdminStudio
1 8 (3.31%) MSI
2 5 (2.07%) JIRA
3 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.65%) Subversion
3 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.65%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (12.81%) Finance
2 26 (10.74%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.02%) Billing
4 8 (3.31%) Banking
4 8 (3.31%) Marketing
5 5 (2.07%) Advertising
5 5 (2.07%) Legal
6 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.65%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.41%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (19.01%) Analyst
2 40 (16.53%) Support Engineer
3 25 (10.33%) Architect
3 25 (10.33%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (8.26%) Cloud Architect
4 20 (8.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 20 (8.26%) Lead Architect
4 20 (8.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 18 (7.44%) IT Support
6 17 (7.02%) Technical Support
7 16 (6.61%) 1st Line Support
7 16 (6.61%) Technical Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (6.20%) Technical Support Engineer
9 14 (5.79%) Consultant
9 14 (5.79%) Help Desk Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Buyer
10 12 (4.96%) Desktop Support
10 12 (4.96%) First Line Help Desk Support
10 12 (4.96%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.74%) Web Services
2 24 (9.92%) .NET
3 20 (8.26%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (7.02%) XML
5 10 (4.13%) HTML
6 8 (3.31%) Software Packaging
7 4 (1.65%) Velocity
7 4 (1.65%) WCF
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.41%) COM
8 1 (0.41%) CSS
8 1 (0.41%) LDAP
8 1 (0.41%) REST
8 1 (0.41%) SAP Core Interface
8 1 (0.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.68%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (6.20%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.96%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.48%) EPoS
6 6 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.07%) PMI
8 4 (1.65%) Clustering
8 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.65%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.24%) Handset
10 2 (0.83%) Fintech
10 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) BYOD
11 1 (0.41%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 125 (51.65%) Windows
2 48 (19.83%) Windows 7
3 38 (15.70%) Windows 10
4 25 (10.33%) Windows XP
5 21 (8.68%) Windows Server
6 18 (7.44%) Linux
7 16 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (6.20%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.13%) Windows 2000
10 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.25%) Project Management
2 39 (16.12%) Service Delivery
3 32 (13.22%) Presales
4 31 (12.81%) ITIL
5 25 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.92%) Incident Management
7 21 (8.68%) Waterfall
8 20 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (8.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 20 (8.26%) Identity Access Management
8 20 (8.26%) Vendor Relationship Management
9 18 (7.44%) ITSM
10 15 (6.20%) Data Protection
10 15 (6.20%) Mathematics
10 15 (6.20%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (6.20%) Service Management
11 14 (5.79%) Critical Success Factor
11 14 (5.79%) Matrix Management
12 13 (5.37%) Benchmarking
12 13 (5.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.83%) SQL
2 22 (9.09%) Python
3 21 (8.68%) Java
4 20 (8.26%) PL/SQL
4 20 (8.26%) Scala
4 20 (8.26%) Shell Script
5 10 (4.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.72%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.72%) VBScript
7 8 (3.31%) VB
8 6 (2.48%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.24%) C
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.41%) Perl
10 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (16.53%) Security Cleared
2 37 (15.29%) Degree
3 33 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (12.81%) MCSE
5 24 (9.92%) MCSA
6 18 (7.44%) DV Cleared
7 11 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.65%) MCP
10 3 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.83%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.83%) CCNA
11 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.83%) CISSP
12 1 (0.41%) APMP
12 1 (0.41%) CISA
12 1 (0.41%) CISM
12 1 (0.41%) CRISC
12 1 (0.41%) ISEB
12 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.16%) SLA
2 7 (2.89%) QA
3 5 (2.07%) GDPR
4 4 (1.65%) PMBOK
5 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.41%) GAMP
7 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 103 (42.56%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.44%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.65%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.83%) XenApp
7 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.31%) SCCM
1 8 (3.31%) WSUS
2 4 (1.65%) Ansible
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.65%) Puppet
3 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.41%) SCSM
4 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 191 (78.93%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.74%) VMware
3 17 (7.02%) HP
4 15 (6.20%) Remedy
5 10 (4.13%) Citrix
6 8 (3.31%) Autodesk
6 8 (3.31%) Oracle
7 7 (2.89%) Apple
8 6 (2.48%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.07%) Adobe
9 5 (2.07%) Dell
9 5 (2.07%) SAP
9 5 (2.07%) Tableau
10 4 (1.65%) Avaya
10 4 (1.65%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.65%) Cisco
11 3 (1.24%) NETGEAR
11 3 (1.24%) Sophos
12 2 (0.83%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.83%) Veritas