Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 81 72
Rank change year-on-year +42 -9 +111
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 342 233 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.04% 3.41% 3.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.40% 15.85% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 267 162 230
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -17.95% +17.47%
10th Percentile £21,550 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £66,150
South East median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.94% -4.29% -10.26%

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 1,527 1,470 1,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.97% 21.49% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,228 1,090 963
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,045 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,875 £78,875 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +40 141 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Bracknell +31 72 £42,500 +57.41%
Maidenhead +3 45 £62,500 +108.33% 1
Slough +22 43 £37,500 -16.67%
Newbury -1 10 £47,500 +90.00%
Windsor +11 4 £25,500 -36.25% 2
Wokingham -9 4 £24,500 -45.56%
Thatcham 0 2 £34,250 -19.41%
Crowthorne - 2 £45,000 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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.

1 251 (73.39%) Microsoft
2 218 (63.74%) Active Directory
2 218 (63.74%) Windows
3 167 (48.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 117 (34.21%) Windows Server
5 88 (25.73%) Microsoft Office
6 86 (25.15%) Hyper-V
7 84 (24.56%) VMware
8 82 (23.98%) Firewall
9 75 (21.93%) SharePoint
10 73 (21.35%) Windows 10
11 71 (20.76%) ITIL
12 70 (20.47%) SQL
13 67 (19.59%) TCP/IP
13 67 (19.59%) Presales
14 66 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
15 61 (17.84%) Security Cleared
15 61 (17.84%) PowerShell
16 57 (16.67%) SCCM
16 57 (16.67%) Project Management
16 57 (16.67%) Cisco
17 55 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
17 55 (16.08%) Windows 7
18 54 (15.79%) IaaS
19 51 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
20 50 (14.62%) SaaS
20 50 (14.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 49 (14.33%) SQL Server
22 48 (14.04%) MS Exchange
23 47 (13.74%) HP

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 75 (21.93%) SharePoint
2 48 (14.04%) MS Exchange
3 40 (11.70%) IIS
4 33 (9.65%) Skype for Business
5 15 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (3.22%) Apache
9 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 88 (25.73%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (6.73%) MS Visio
3 19 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 167 (48.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (15.79%) IaaS
4 50 (14.62%) SaaS
5 43 (12.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 42 (12.28%) PaaS
7 17 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (4.97%) Amazon EMR
7 17 (4.97%) Amazon Kinesis
7 17 (4.97%) Amazon S3
7 17 (4.97%) Amazon SQS
7 17 (4.97%) AWS Lambda
7 17 (4.97%) Serverless
8 13 (3.80%) OneDrive
9 10 (2.92%) Mimecast
10 6 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 82 (23.98%) Firewall
2 67 (19.59%) TCP/IP
3 45 (13.16%) LAN
4 40 (11.70%) WAN
5 39 (11.40%) VPN
6 35 (10.23%) Skype
7 30 (8.77%) DNS
8 25 (7.31%) Network Security
9 20 (5.85%) Remote Desktop
10 19 (5.56%) DHCP
11 18 (5.26%) BIG-IP
11 18 (5.26%) Wireless
12 15 (4.39%) IP Telephony
13 11 (3.22%) SNMP
14 9 (2.63%) VoIP
15 8 (2.34%) Internet
16 5 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
16 5 (1.46%) Structured Cabling
16 5 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (1.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.14%) Power BI
4 17 (4.97%) Amazon RDS
4 17 (4.97%) Amazon Redshift
4 17 (4.97%) Cosmos DB
4 17 (4.97%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.88%) Big Data
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.58%) MS Access
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (5.85%) Electronics
2 10 (2.92%) Finance
2 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.63%) Marketing
4 7 (2.05%) Back Office
5 5 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) German Language
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (19.30%) Analyst
2 49 (14.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (12.28%) Consultant
4 38 (11.11%) Architect
4 38 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 31 (9.06%) IT Support
6 29 (8.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (7.60%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (7.31%) Service Analyst
9 24 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
10 23 (6.73%) Cloud Architect
10 23 (6.73%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 23 (6.73%) Lead Architect
10 23 (6.73%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 21 (6.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 20 (5.85%) IT Engineer
13 19 (5.56%) Administrator
14 17 (4.97%) IT Support Engineer
15 16 (4.68%) Windows Engineer
16 15 (4.39%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.60%) .NET
2 23 (6.73%) ASP.NET
2 23 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 22 (6.43%) Web Services
4 6 (1.75%) Middleware
5 3 (0.88%) JSON
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.29%) CSS
6 1 (0.29%) HTML
6 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.06%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 19 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 15 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.80%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.22%) e-Health
7 7 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.75%) EPoS
8 6 (1.75%) User Experience
9 5 (1.46%) Clustering
9 5 (1.46%) PMI
10 3 (0.88%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.88%) Replication
11 2 (0.58%) CCTV
11 2 (0.58%) Handset
11 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.58%) PKI
11 2 (0.58%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.58%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 218 (63.74%) Windows
2 117 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 73 (21.35%) Windows 10
4 55 (16.08%) Windows 7
5 46 (13.45%) Linux
6 33 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (6.43%) Windows XP
10 17 (4.97%) Windows 2000
11 14 (4.09%) CentOS
12 11 (3.22%) Unix
13 8 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.17%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.17%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.88%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.58%) AIX
16 2 (0.58%) HPUX
16 2 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.76%) ITIL
2 67 (19.59%) Presales
3 57 (16.67%) Project Management
4 51 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (14.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 41 (11.99%) Service Delivery
7 40 (11.70%) Migration
8 37 (10.82%) Data Protection
9 31 (9.06%) Thought Leadership
10 29 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (7.60%) Information Security
13 24 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
14 23 (6.73%) Identity Access Management
14 23 (6.73%) Vendor Relationship Management
15 21 (6.14%) Incident Management
16 19 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
17 18 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
17 18 (5.26%) DevOps
18 17 (4.97%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 70 (20.47%) SQL
2 61 (17.84%) PowerShell
3 34 (9.94%) Python
4 23 (6.73%) Java
4 23 (6.73%) PL/SQL
4 23 (6.73%) Scala
4 23 (6.73%) Shell Script
5 14 (4.09%) Bash Shell
6 12 (3.51%) PHP
7 11 (3.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.17%) C#
8 4 (1.17%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.29%) Perl
10 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (17.84%) Security Cleared
2 55 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (13.16%) MCSA
4 44 (12.87%) MCSE
5 38 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 20 (5.85%) Degree
7 17 (4.97%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.75%) AWS Certification
8 6 (1.75%) CISSP
9 5 (1.46%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.88%) MCP
12 2 (0.58%) CISA
12 2 (0.58%) CISM
12 2 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.58%) CRISC
12 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.58%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.65%) SLA
2 32 (9.36%) GDPR
3 26 (7.60%) PMO
4 16 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (4.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (4.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.58%) QA
7 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 218 (63.74%) Active Directory
2 86 (25.15%) Hyper-V
3 44 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.68%) vSphere
5 7 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.75%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.17%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.17%) KVM
7 4 (1.17%) vCloud
7 4 (1.17%) XenApp
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 57 (16.67%) SCCM
2 28 (8.19%) SCVMM
3 21 (6.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (6.14%) SCOM
4 17 (4.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (3.22%) Terraform
6 10 (2.92%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.17%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.17%) WSUS
8 3 (0.88%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.88%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.88%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.88%) SCSM
8 3 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 251 (73.39%) Microsoft
2 84 (24.56%) VMware
3 57 (16.67%) Cisco
4 47 (13.74%) HP
5 32 (9.36%) Citrix
6 22 (6.43%) Oracle
7 21 (6.14%) F5
8 19 (5.56%) ServiceNow
9 18 (5.26%) Symantec
10 17 (4.97%) Riverbed
11 15 (4.39%) Aruba
11 15 (4.39%) Mitel
11 15 (4.39%) Veeam
12 12 (3.51%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.63%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.34%) Dell
15 7 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (2.05%) Sophos
16 6 (1.75%) Apple
16 6 (1.75%) McAfee