Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 81 100
Rank change year-on-year +37 +19 +91
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 334 217 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.08% 3.36% 3.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.44% 19.58% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 261 183 241
Berkshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% -

Office 365 is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,558 1,108 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.70% 17.17% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,232 895 1,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,775 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Berkshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Berkshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Berkshire

Office 365
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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 +35 160 £40,000 -15.79% 14
Maidenhead -8 66 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Slough +32 43 £40,000 - 6
Bracknell -15 22 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Wokingham -15 15 £25,750 -30.41% 1
Newbury -7 7 £25,000 -25.37%
Crowthorne - 2 £22,000 - 1
Thatcham +5 1 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Windsor -6 1 £52,500 +118.75%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Office 365 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 Office 365.

1 233 (69.76%) Active Directory
2 227 (67.96%) Windows
3 215 (64.37%) Microsoft
4 156 (46.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 153 (45.81%) Windows Server
6 88 (26.35%) ITIL
7 83 (24.85%) Windows 10
8 78 (23.35%) SQL
9 74 (22.16%) Windows 7
10 71 (21.26%) Hyper-V
10 71 (21.26%) VMware
11 64 (19.16%) SCCM
12 63 (18.86%) Citrix
12 63 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 59 (17.66%) Windows Server 2008
14 58 (17.37%) SQL Server
15 56 (16.77%) Firewall
16 53 (15.87%) MS Exchange
16 53 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 53 (15.87%) Presales
17 50 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
17 50 (14.97%) TCP/IP
17 50 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
18 48 (14.37%) Project Management
19 46 (13.77%) MCSE
19 46 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
20 45 (13.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 44 (13.17%) LAN
22 41 (12.28%) WAN
23 39 (11.68%) Azure Active Directory

Office 365
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 53 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 35 (10.48%) IIS
3 34 (10.18%) SharePoint
4 29 (8.68%) Skype for Business
5 19 (5.69%) WebLogic
5 19 (5.69%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.59%) Apache
6 12 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.29%) JBoss
7 11 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.90%) GroupWise
13 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 50 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 156 (46.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (11.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 32 (9.58%) IaaS
5 25 (7.49%) PaaS
6 10 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (2.10%) OneDrive
7 7 (2.10%) SaaS
8 6 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (1.80%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (1.80%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.80%) Serverless
9 3 (0.90%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.30%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 56 (16.77%) Firewall
2 50 (14.97%) TCP/IP
3 44 (13.17%) LAN
4 41 (12.28%) WAN
5 29 (8.68%) VPN
6 26 (7.78%) Skype
7 23 (6.89%) DNS
8 21 (6.29%) Network Security
8 21 (6.29%) VoIP
9 19 (5.69%) DHCP
10 13 (3.89%) VLAN
11 12 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (3.29%) Wireshark
13 8 (2.40%) Internet
14 7 (2.10%) SAN
15 5 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (1.50%) Wireless
16 3 (0.90%) IP Telephony
16 3 (0.90%) SMS
16 3 (0.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.29%) Power BI
4 6 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (1.80%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (1.80%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.20%) MySQL
6 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.90%) MSI
1 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (3.29%) Finance
2 6 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (1.50%) Back Office
3 5 (1.50%) Legal
4 4 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (0.60%) Advertising
5 2 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) French Language
6 1 (0.30%) German Language
6 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (17.66%) Analyst
2 53 (15.87%) IT Support
2 53 (15.87%) Support Engineer
3 45 (13.47%) Consultant
4 42 (12.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (10.48%) Architect
6 27 (8.08%) IT Engineer
7 26 (7.78%) IT Support Engineer
8 23 (6.89%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.99%) Technical Support
10 18 (5.39%) Senior Consultant
11 16 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (4.79%) IT Analyst
11 16 (4.79%) IT Support Analyst
12 15 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (4.49%) Technical Consultant
13 14 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.89%) Technical Analyst
15 12 (3.59%) Administrator
15 12 (3.59%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.68%) .NET
2 17 (5.09%) Middleware
3 16 (4.79%) Web Services
4 13 (3.89%) HTML
5 11 (3.29%) .NET Framework
5 11 (3.29%) Ajax
5 11 (3.29%) CSS
6 8 (2.40%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (0.90%) JSON
9 2 (0.60%) LDAP
10 1 (0.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.38%) Data Centre
3 24 (7.19%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (6.59%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (3.89%) EPoS
7 12 (3.59%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.99%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.40%) Clustering
9 8 (2.40%) PMI
10 6 (1.80%) Life Science
10 6 (1.80%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.20%) CMDB
13 3 (0.90%) Blog
13 3 (0.90%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.90%) NHS
13 3 (0.90%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 227 (67.96%) Windows
2 153 (45.81%) Windows Server
3 83 (24.85%) Windows 10
4 74 (22.16%) Windows 7
5 59 (17.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (10.48%) Windows 8
7 32 (9.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (6.89%) Linux
9 6 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.30%) Unix
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.35%) ITIL
2 53 (15.87%) Presales
3 48 (14.37%) Project Management
4 45 (13.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 34 (10.18%) Migration
6 26 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (7.19%) Problem Management
8 21 (6.29%) ITSM
8 21 (6.29%) Service Delivery
9 20 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (4.79%) Customer Requirements
10 16 (4.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (4.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (4.79%) Vendor Relationship Management
11 15 (4.49%) Cybersecurity
11 15 (4.49%) Incident Management
11 15 (4.49%) Value Proposition
12 14 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (4.19%) CRM
12 14 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 78 (23.35%) SQL
2 31 (9.28%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.99%) Java
5 8 (2.40%) Python
6 6 (1.80%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.80%) Scala
6 6 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.20%) C#
8 3 (0.90%) VBScript
9 2 (0.60%) C
10 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (13.77%) MCSE
3 23 (6.89%) MCSA
4 22 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (5.99%) Degree
5 20 (5.99%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (5.99%) Security Cleared
6 18 (5.39%) MCP
7 12 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (2.99%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.80%) Master's Degree
10 5 (1.50%) CCNA
10 5 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.50%) MCITP
11 4 (1.20%) MCTS
12 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.60%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.60%) ISEB
13 2 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.58%) SLA
2 6 (1.80%) GAMP
3 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.60%) GDPR
4 2 (0.60%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 233 (69.76%) Active Directory
2 71 (21.26%) Hyper-V
3 53 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (9.28%) XenApp
5 28 (8.38%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.90%) NDS
7 3 (0.90%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (0.90%) UAG
7 3 (0.90%) vSphere
8 2 (0.60%) Docker
8 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 64 (19.16%) SCCM
2 35 (10.48%) SCOM
3 18 (5.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (3.29%) OPNET
5 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.90%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.60%) Ansible
10 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 215 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 71 (21.26%) VMware
3 63 (18.86%) Citrix
4 30 (8.98%) SolarWinds
5 29 (8.68%) Riverbed
6 23 (6.89%) Oracle
7 20 (5.99%) ServiceNow
8 14 (4.19%) Symantec
9 13 (3.89%) Cisco
10 11 (3.29%) Dell
10 11 (3.29%) Dynatrace
10 11 (3.29%) HP
11 10 (2.99%) Apple
11 10 (2.99%) Capita
11 10 (2.99%) SAP
12 6 (1.80%) Polycom
13 5 (1.50%) Forcepoint
13 5 (1.50%) NETGEAR
13 5 (1.50%) Sophos
14 4 (1.20%) IBM