Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 93 79
Rank change year-on-year +52 -14 +136
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 354 189 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.63% 3.08% 3.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.00% 17.10% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 290 147 265
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,125 £61,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%

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 1,539 1,105 1,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.49% 17.99% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,197 855 1,007
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £33,550
90th Percentile £79,550 £74,500 £75,400
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +55 166 £37,500 -16.67% 13
Maidenhead +13 65 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Bracknell -18 38 £47,500 +72.73% 4
Slough +11 34 £40,000 - 1
Wokingham +7 11 £47,500 +24.18%
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Newbury +1 4 £25,000 -36.31% 4
Thatcham +7 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Windsor -16 1 £52,500 +118.75%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 231 (65.25%) Active Directory
2 228 (64.41%) Microsoft
3 212 (59.89%) Windows
4 165 (46.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 119 (33.62%) Windows Server
6 86 (24.29%) Windows 10
7 85 (24.01%) ITIL
8 73 (20.62%) VMware
8 73 (20.62%) Windows 7
9 70 (19.77%) Hyper-V
9 70 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 69 (19.49%) Microsoft Office
11 66 (18.64%) SQL
12 63 (17.80%) Presales
13 62 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
14 58 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 58 (16.38%) SharePoint
15 57 (16.10%) Citrix
16 55 (15.54%) Project Management
16 55 (15.54%) TCP/IP
17 53 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 52 (14.69%) MCSE
19 50 (14.12%) Firewall
19 50 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
20 48 (13.56%) SQL Server
21 47 (13.28%) MS Exchange
22 41 (11.58%) Azure Active Directory
23 37 (10.45%) SLA
24 36 (10.17%) VPN
24 36 (10.17%) LAN

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 58 (16.38%) SharePoint
2 47 (13.28%) MS Exchange
3 29 (8.19%) IIS
4 26 (7.34%) Skype for Business
5 11 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.69%) Apache
7 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.13%) Confluence
8 4 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 69 (19.49%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.11%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.41%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.13%) Scribe Insight
3 4 (1.13%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 165 (46.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (11.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 27 (7.63%) PaaS
5 26 (7.34%) IaaS
6 16 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (4.52%) Amazon EMR
6 16 (4.52%) Amazon Kinesis
6 16 (4.52%) Amazon S3
6 16 (4.52%) Amazon SQS
6 16 (4.52%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (4.52%) Dynamics 365
6 16 (4.52%) Serverless
7 13 (3.67%) SaaS
8 10 (2.82%) Mimecast
9 8 (2.26%) GitHub
10 6 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.13%) Scribe Online
12 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.54%) TCP/IP
2 50 (14.12%) Firewall
3 36 (10.17%) LAN
3 36 (10.17%) VPN
4 35 (9.89%) DNS
4 35 (9.89%) WAN
5 31 (8.76%) Network Security
6 29 (8.19%) DHCP
7 24 (6.78%) Skype
8 19 (5.37%) VoIP
9 11 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (3.11%) SAN
10 8 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.26%) Internet
11 7 (1.98%) VLAN
12 6 (1.69%) Unified Communications
12 6 (1.69%) Wireless
13 3 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (0.56%) BIG-IP
14 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.50%) Power BI
3 16 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
3 16 (4.52%) Cosmos DB
3 16 (4.52%) RDBMS
3 16 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.13%) MySQL
9 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.26%) JIRA
1 8 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.13%) Subversion
3 4 (1.13%) VersionOne
4 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (3.39%) Finance
2 7 (1.98%) Back Office
2 7 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (1.69%) Marketing
4 4 (1.13%) Banking
4 4 (1.13%) Legal
4 4 (1.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.85%) Electronics
5 3 (0.85%) Law
5 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.85%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (15.82%) Support Engineer
2 52 (14.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (14.41%) Analyst
3 51 (14.41%) Architect
4 44 (12.43%) Consultant
5 40 (11.30%) IT Support
6 29 (8.19%) IT Engineer
7 27 (7.63%) IT Support Engineer
8 25 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (6.50%) Lead Architect
10 19 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (5.37%) Technical Support
11 18 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 18 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
12 17 (4.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 16 (4.52%) Cloud Architect
13 16 (4.52%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 16 (4.52%) Monitoring Analyst
13 16 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
14 14 (3.95%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.47%) .NET
1 30 (8.47%) Web Services
2 22 (6.21%) ASP.NET
3 20 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (4.80%) Middleware
5 8 (2.26%) XML
6 5 (1.41%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.41%) JSON
6 5 (1.41%) REST
6 5 (1.41%) SOAP
6 5 (1.41%) WCF
7 4 (1.13%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.13%) jQuery
7 4 (1.13%) React
7 4 (1.13%) Velocity
8 3 (0.85%) HTML
9 1 (0.28%) Ajax
9 1 (0.28%) COM
9 1 (0.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.76%) Data Centre
3 24 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.52%) EPoS
6 15 (4.24%) PMI
7 13 (3.67%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (2.54%) Public Cloud
10 8 (2.26%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.98%) Life Science
12 4 (1.13%) Clustering
12 4 (1.13%) CMDB
12 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.85%) Blog
13 3 (0.85%) Handset
13 3 (0.85%) NHS
14 2 (0.56%) User Experience
15 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 212 (59.89%) Windows
2 119 (33.62%) Windows Server
3 86 (24.29%) Windows 10
4 73 (20.62%) Windows 7
5 50 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (9.60%) Linux
6 34 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (8.47%) Windows 8
8 14 (3.95%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.98%) Unix
9 7 (1.98%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.13%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.56%) CentOS
13 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (24.01%) ITIL
2 63 (17.80%) Presales
3 55 (15.54%) Project Management
4 53 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 36 (10.17%) Migration
6 31 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (7.34%) Incident Management
7 26 (7.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 25 (7.06%) Enterprise Architecture
9 24 (6.78%) CRM
9 24 (6.78%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 23 (6.50%) Problem Management
11 21 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (4.80%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (4.80%) DevOps
13 16 (4.52%) Identity Access Management
13 16 (4.52%) Logistics
14 15 (4.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (18.64%) SQL
2 35 (9.89%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.65%) Java
3 20 (5.65%) Python
4 16 (4.52%) PL/SQL
4 16 (4.52%) Scala
4 16 (4.52%) Shell Script
5 13 (3.67%) C#
6 11 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.98%) PHP
8 5 (1.41%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.13%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.13%) Perl
10 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (14.69%) MCSE
3 32 (9.04%) Security Cleared
4 31 (8.76%) MCSA
5 28 (7.91%) Degree
6 21 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (5.37%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (3.95%) MCP
10 11 (3.11%) PMI Certification
11 8 (2.26%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.98%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.98%) Master's Degree
13 6 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.41%) MCITP
15 3 (0.85%) CCNA
15 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.85%) MCTS
16 2 (0.56%) ISEB
16 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.45%) SLA
2 8 (2.26%) QA
3 7 (1.98%) GAMP
4 4 (1.13%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.56%) GDPR
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 231 (65.25%) Active Directory
2 70 (19.77%) Hyper-V
3 58 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (5.65%) XenApp
4 20 (5.65%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.41%) vSphere
6 3 (0.85%) UAG
7 2 (0.56%) Docker
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.28%) vCloud
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 35 (9.89%) SCCM
2 20 (5.65%) SCOM
3 16 (4.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.69%) Ansible
7 5 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.13%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.13%) Puppet
9 3 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.85%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.56%) Terraform
11 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 228 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 73 (20.62%) VMware
3 57 (16.10%) Citrix
4 29 (8.19%) ServiceNow
5 27 (7.63%) Oracle
6 21 (5.93%) HP
7 19 (5.37%) SolarWinds
8 17 (4.80%) Riverbed
9 16 (4.52%) Apple
10 14 (3.95%) Cisco
11 13 (3.67%) SAP
11 13 (3.67%) Symantec
12 12 (3.39%) Dell
13 9 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (2.26%) Tableau
15 5 (1.41%) IBM
15 5 (1.41%) NETGEAR
15 5 (1.41%) Sophos
16 4 (1.13%) CA Agile Central
16 4 (1.13%) Jitterbit