Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 57 86
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 237 293 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.62% 4.65% 3.26%
As % of the Applications category 44.22% 52.32% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 171 223 242
Berkshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.92% -1.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +1.59%

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 536 560 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.19% 8.89% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 406 426 519
Berkshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £22,700
90th Percentile £70,625 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -30 85 £26,000 -7.14% 14
Bracknell -9 40 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Slough +11 23 £30,000 +3.45% 1
Maidenhead -34 17 £31,500 +44.83% 2
Wokingham -15 13 £62,500 +4.17%
Crowthorne - 9 £22,000 - 1
Newbury -12 5 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Windsor -6 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Thatcham - 2 £34,500 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 181 (76.37%) Microsoft
2 118 (49.79%) Windows
3 91 (38.40%) Active Directory
4 63 (26.58%) Office 365
5 54 (22.78%) SQL
6 46 (19.41%) Windows 7
7 40 (16.88%) Project Management
8 39 (16.46%) SQL Server
8 39 (16.46%) Windows 10
9 38 (16.03%) Microsoft Excel
10 37 (15.61%) Windows Server
11 32 (13.50%) Degree
11 32 (13.50%) Finance
12 31 (13.08%) Service Delivery
12 31 (13.08%) VMware
12 31 (13.08%) ITIL
13 29 (12.24%) MS Exchange
13 29 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (11.81%) Telecoms
15 26 (10.97%) MS Visio
16 25 (10.55%) Incident Management
16 25 (10.55%) Hyper-V
17 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (9.70%) Presales
19 22 (9.28%) MCSE
20 21 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (8.86%) Security Cleared
21 20 (8.44%) Windows 8
21 20 (8.44%) Linux

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 29 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.75%) IIS
3 5 (2.11%) CMS
3 5 (2.11%) Confluence
3 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.69%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (16.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (10.97%) MS Visio
3 17 (7.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (4.22%) RoboHelp
5 6 (2.53%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Maximo
2 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.42%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (26.58%) Office 365
2 15 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (5.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (4.22%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (4.22%) Amazon Kinesis
5 10 (4.22%) Amazon S3
5 10 (4.22%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (4.22%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (4.22%) Serverless
6 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.75%) DNS
2 14 (5.91%) Network Security
3 12 (5.06%) DHCP
4 10 (4.22%) Internet
4 10 (4.22%) Remote Desktop
4 10 (4.22%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.80%) Firewall
5 9 (3.80%) SAN
6 8 (3.38%) Intranet
6 8 (3.38%) NAS
7 5 (2.11%) LAN
7 5 (2.11%) VPN
7 5 (2.11%) WAN
8 4 (1.69%) Skype
9 2 (0.84%) VoIP
10 1 (0.42%) BGP
10 1 (0.42%) FTP
10 1 (0.42%) OSPF
10 1 (0.42%) SNMP
10 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.22%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (4.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (4.22%) Cosmos DB
3 10 (4.22%) RDBMS
3 10 (4.22%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.38%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.53%) Power BI
6 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.42%) EDMS
8 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.11%) JIRA
2 4 (1.69%) AdminStudio
2 4 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.69%) MSI
2 4 (1.69%) Subversion
2 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.69%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
General
1 32 (13.50%) Finance
2 28 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.91%) Billing
4 10 (4.22%) Marketing
5 8 (3.38%) German Language
6 7 (2.95%) Legal
7 6 (2.53%) Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Electronics
8 4 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.69%) Retail
9 3 (1.27%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) French Language
10 2 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 44 (18.57%) Analyst
1 44 (18.57%) Support Engineer
2 22 (9.28%) Technical Support
3 20 (8.44%) Technical Engineer
4 19 (8.02%) Technical Support Engineer
5 18 (7.59%) Consultant
5 18 (7.59%) IT Support
6 17 (7.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (6.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 15 (6.33%) Help Desk Support
8 14 (5.91%) Service Analyst
9 13 (5.49%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 13 (5.49%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (5.06%) Buyer
11 11 (4.64%) 1st Line Engineer
11 11 (4.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.64%) Applications Engineer
11 11 (4.64%) Applications Support Engineer
11 11 (4.64%) First Line Help Desk Support
11 11 (4.64%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.59%) .NET
1 18 (7.59%) Web Services
2 17 (7.17%) XML
3 11 (4.64%) HTML
4 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (3.38%) WCF
6 4 (1.69%) Software Packaging
6 4 (1.69%) Velocity
7 2 (0.84%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.42%) COM
8 1 (0.42%) CSS
8 1 (0.42%) EDI
8 1 (0.42%) Flash
8 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.17%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.22%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.38%) Clustering
7 7 (2.95%) Life Science
8 5 (2.11%) Handset
8 5 (2.11%) PMI
8 5 (2.11%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.84%) EPoS
10 2 (0.84%) Fintech
10 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.84%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.84%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.42%) Social Network
11 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 118 (49.79%) Windows
2 46 (19.41%) Windows 7
3 39 (16.46%) Windows 10
4 37 (15.61%) Windows Server
5 20 (8.44%) Linux
5 20 (8.44%) Windows 8
6 18 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (5.91%) Windows XP
8 12 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.38%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.69%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.88%) Project Management
2 31 (13.08%) ITIL
2 31 (13.08%) Service Delivery
3 25 (10.55%) Incident Management
4 23 (9.70%) Presales
5 21 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (7.17%) ITSM
6 17 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (7.17%) Service Management
7 16 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.33%) Supplier Management
9 14 (5.91%) Matrix Management
10 13 (5.49%) Benchmarking
10 13 (5.49%) Commercial Awareness
10 13 (5.49%) Critical Success Factor
10 13 (5.49%) CRM
10 13 (5.49%) Mathematics
10 13 (5.49%) Matrix Organization
10 13 (5.49%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.78%) SQL
2 18 (7.59%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.49%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.64%) Python
5 10 (4.22%) Java
5 10 (4.22%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.22%) Scala
5 10 (4.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.11%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.11%) VBScript
7 4 (1.69%) VB
8 3 (1.27%) C
9 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (13.50%) Degree
2 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.28%) MCSE
4 21 (8.86%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.06%) MCSA
6 8 (3.38%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.53%) MCP
8 6 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.84%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.84%) CCNA
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.84%) CISSP
11 1 (0.42%) CCNP
11 1 (0.42%) CCSP
11 1 (0.42%) CISA
11 1 (0.42%) CISM
11 1 (0.42%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.02%) SLA
2 7 (2.95%) QA
3 5 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.11%) GAMP
4 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.69%) PMBOK
System Software
1 91 (38.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.38%) Terminal Server
5 7 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (2.95%) SCCM
3 5 (2.11%) WSUS
4 4 (1.69%) Ansible
4 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.69%) Puppet
5 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 181 (76.37%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.08%) VMware
3 15 (6.33%) Remedy
4 14 (5.91%) Citrix
5 13 (5.49%) Oracle
6 11 (4.64%) HP
7 8 (3.38%) Capita
7 8 (3.38%) Dell
8 7 (2.95%) Cisco
8 7 (2.95%) SAP
9 6 (2.53%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.53%) Tableau
10 5 (2.11%) NETGEAR
10 5 (2.11%) Sophos
11 4 (1.69%) Adobe
11 4 (1.69%) Autodesk
11 4 (1.69%) Avaya
11 4 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.69%) Intel
12 3 (1.27%) SonicWALL