The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South East / Berkshire
Rank 76 87 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -48  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 116 149 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.48% 3.01% 5.52%
As % of the Applications category 31.96% 23.65% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 121 184
Median salary £32,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,760
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 363 630 863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.89% 12.74% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 295 501 618
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Berkshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Berkshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Berkshire

MS 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 MS Office within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +53 49 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Bracknell +6 19 £25,000 -48.97%
Slough +11 11 £27,500 -6.77%
Maidenhead +9 6 - - 1
Newbury +7 6 £25,000 -19.35% 1
Wokingham -15 4 £28,125 +19.68% 1
Ascot - 2 £60,000 -
Hungerford -10 1 £33,000 -17.50%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 167 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 146 (53.48%) MS Excel
3 79 (28.94%) Windows
4 63 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (21.25%) Finance
6 50 (18.32%) SLA
6 50 (18.32%) Project Management
7 48 (17.58%) MS Visio
8 46 (16.85%) Degree
9 45 (16.48%) Windows 7
10 42 (15.38%) Firewall
11 41 (15.02%) SQL
11 41 (15.02%) Cisco
11 41 (15.02%) Active Directory
12 40 (14.65%) VPN
13 36 (13.19%) Internet
14 34 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (12.45%) Windows Server
15 32 (11.72%) Presales
15 32 (11.72%) Risk Management
16 31 (11.36%) Marketing
17 30 (10.99%) Telecoms
17 30 (10.99%) Information Security
18 29 (10.62%) HP
19 28 (10.26%) Content Management
20 27 (9.89%) Security Management
21 26 (9.52%) SQL Server
21 26 (9.52%) Fortinet
22 25 (9.16%) Cisco Certification
23 24 (8.79%) Office 365

MS Office
Top Related 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 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.23%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.30%) IIS
4 9 (3.30%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.10%) Confluence
7 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.73%) GroupWise
Applications
1 146 (53.48%) MS Excel
2 63 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 48 (17.58%) MS Visio
4 16 (5.86%) MS Project
5 12 (4.40%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.47%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (1.47%) QuarkXPress
7 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.73%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.10%) Eloqua
1 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.73%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.73%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.37%) Primavera
3 1 (0.37%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.79%) Office 365
2 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.83%) OneDrive
4 3 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.38%) Firewall
2 40 (14.65%) VPN
3 36 (13.19%) Internet
4 21 (7.69%) Network Security
5 16 (5.86%) LAN
6 15 (5.49%) OSPF
7 14 (5.13%) Multicast
8 13 (4.76%) DNS
8 13 (4.76%) Wireless
9 11 (4.03%) BGP
10 10 (3.66%) IPv6
10 10 (3.66%) MPLS
10 10 (3.66%) WAN
11 9 (3.30%) DHCP
11 9 (3.30%) SNMP
12 8 (2.93%) Skype
13 7 (2.56%) TCP/IP
13 7 (2.56%) WLAN
14 6 (2.20%) VLAN
14 6 (2.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.10%) Spotfire
5 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.37%) MS Access
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.03%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (2.20%) JIRA
4 4 (1.47%) JUnit
5 3 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.73%) MSI
7 1 (0.37%) AdminStudio
General
1 58 (21.25%) Finance
2 31 (11.36%) Marketing
3 30 (10.99%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.30%) Billing
6 7 (2.56%) German Language
6 7 (2.56%) Legal
7 6 (2.20%) Automotive
8 5 (1.83%) Banking
9 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.47%) Retail
10 3 (1.10%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.73%) Electronics
11 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.73%) French Language
11 2 (0.73%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (23.08%) Analyst
2 28 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 21 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
3 21 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 21 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 20 (7.33%) Service Analyst
5 15 (5.49%) Consultant
5 15 (5.49%) IT Support
6 14 (5.13%) Developer
6 14 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (4.40%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (4.40%) Help Desk Support
7 12 (4.40%) IT Analyst
7 12 (4.40%) PMO Analyst
8 11 (4.03%) Support Analyst
9 10 (3.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 10 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (3.66%) IP Engineer
10 9 (3.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (3.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.59%) CSS
2 15 (5.49%) HTML
3 13 (4.76%) .NET
4 10 (3.66%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.56%) WPF
6 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.10%) HTML5
7 3 (1.10%) jQuery
7 3 (1.10%) Web Services
8 2 (0.73%) BAPI
8 2 (0.73%) COM
8 2 (0.73%) WCF
8 2 (0.73%) XML
9 1 (0.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.93%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.93%) Social Media
7 7 (2.56%) Life Science
7 7 (2.56%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.83%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.83%) Fintech
8 5 (1.83%) PMI
9 4 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.47%) PDA
9 4 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.10%) iPad
10 3 (1.10%) iPhone
11 2 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.94%) Windows
2 45 (16.48%) Windows 7
3 34 (12.45%) Windows Server
4 23 (8.42%) Windows 8
5 17 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 12 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.66%) Windows 10
8 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.20%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.83%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.83%) Unix
11 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.10%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.73%) Android
13 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.73%) Linux
13 2 (0.73%) NetWare
13 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.32%) Project Management
2 32 (11.72%) Presales
2 32 (11.72%) Risk Management
3 30 (10.99%) Information Security
4 28 (10.26%) Content Management
5 27 (9.89%) Security Management
6 21 (7.69%) ITIL
6 21 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 21 (7.69%) Security Operations
7 20 (7.33%) CRM
8 18 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.23%) Migration
10 16 (5.86%) Analytics
10 16 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (5.13%) Business Continuity
11 14 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 14 (5.13%) Validation
12 13 (4.76%) Problem Management
12 13 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.02%) SQL
2 13 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.66%) C#
4 9 (3.30%) C
4 9 (3.30%) Python
5 6 (2.20%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.83%) Java
7 4 (1.47%) C++
7 4 (1.47%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.47%) Perl
7 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.47%) Ruby
8 3 (1.10%) VB
8 3 (1.10%) VBA
9 2 (0.73%) ABAP
10 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.37%) VB6
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (16.85%) Degree
2 25 (9.16%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (8.42%) CCIE
4 21 (7.69%) CCSE
4 21 (7.69%) CCSP
4 21 (7.69%) JNCIS
5 12 (4.40%) MCP
6 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.30%) PMI Certification
8 7 (2.56%) CISSP
9 6 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.83%) CISA
10 5 (1.83%) CISM
10 5 (1.83%) ISSAP
10 5 (1.83%) MCSA
10 5 (1.83%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.47%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.47%) MCITP
11 4 (1.47%) PMP
11 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (18.32%) SLA
2 20 (7.33%) PMO
3 5 (1.83%) GAMP
3 5 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.83%) ISO27002
3 5 (1.83%) QA
4 4 (1.47%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.10%) P3O
System Software
1 41 (15.02%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.69%) ProxySG
3 18 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.47%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (0.73%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.73%) NDS
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.37%) vSphere
8 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) SCCM
2 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 167 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.02%) Cisco
3 29 (10.62%) HP
4 26 (9.52%) Fortinet
5 22 (8.06%) CheckPoint
5 22 (8.06%) Intel Security
5 22 (8.06%) Palo Alto
6 21 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 21 (7.69%) F5
6 21 (7.69%) Imperva
6 21 (7.69%) Juniper
6 21 (7.69%) Proofpoint
6 21 (7.69%) Sourcefire
6 21 (7.69%) TippingPoint
7 20 (7.33%) VMware
8 12 (4.40%) Adobe
8 12 (4.40%) Oracle
9 11 (4.03%) Huawei
9 11 (4.03%) SAP
10 10 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
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