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

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 42 87
Rank change year-on-year -12 +45 +13
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 276 343 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.82% 5.24% 3.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.44% 20.68% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 262 272 171
Berkshire median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £73,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -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 1,787 1,659 1,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.24% 25.37% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,464 1,332 931
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 August 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 August 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 -8 168 £38,000 -5.00% 24
Bracknell +3 26 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Slough -8 22 £24,750 -38.13% 6
Wokingham +9 20 £28,500 +9.62% 2
Maidenhead -7 18 £40,000 +26.98% 6
Newbury +7 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Ascot - 3 £25,000 - 1
Windsor +21 1 £39,000 -25.71% 1
Thatcham -4 1 £23,500 -2.08%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 199 (72.10%) Windows
2 172 (62.32%) Active Directory
3 164 (59.42%) Microsoft
4 123 (44.57%) Azure
5 99 (35.87%) Windows Server
6 80 (28.99%) Windows 10
7 75 (27.17%) Hyper-V
8 67 (24.28%) Microsoft Office
9 65 (23.55%) VMware
10 62 (22.46%) Windows 7
11 58 (21.01%) ITIL
12 49 (17.75%) Firewall
13 46 (16.67%) SharePoint
14 45 (16.30%) MS Exchange
14 45 (16.30%) TCP/IP
14 45 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 43 (15.58%) VPN
15 43 (15.58%) Cisco
16 42 (15.22%) HP
17 41 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 39 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
18 39 (14.13%) PowerShell
19 38 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
20 35 (12.68%) DHCP
21 34 (12.32%) DNS
21 34 (12.32%) Security Cleared
22 26 (9.42%) Windows Server 2003
23 24 (8.70%) SC Cleared
24 23 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune

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 46 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 45 (16.30%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.90%) IIS
6 7 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.17%) IBM Domino
7 6 (2.17%) IBM Notes
7 6 (2.17%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.09%) Confluence
8 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.72%) IBM Connections
10 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 67 (24.28%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.80%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 123 (44.57%) Azure
2 17 (6.16%) AWS
2 17 (6.16%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (3.99%) IaaS
4 7 (2.54%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.17%) Mimecast
6 5 (1.81%) PaaS
6 5 (1.81%) SaaS
7 4 (1.45%) Azure Functions
7 4 (1.45%) GitHub
7 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Flow
7 4 (1.45%) PowerApps
7 4 (1.45%) Serverless
8 3 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (1.09%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.72%) G Suite
9 2 (0.72%) Yammer
10 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 49 (17.75%) Firewall
2 45 (16.30%) TCP/IP
3 43 (15.58%) VPN
4 35 (12.68%) DHCP
5 34 (12.32%) DNS
6 22 (7.97%) SAN
7 18 (6.52%) VoIP
8 16 (5.80%) LAN
9 14 (5.07%) Internet
10 11 (3.99%) WAN
11 10 (3.62%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (3.26%) IP Telephony
13 8 (2.90%) BIG-IP
14 7 (2.54%) Skype
15 5 (1.81%) Wireless
16 4 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
16 4 (1.45%) iSCSI
16 4 (1.45%) Network Security
16 4 (1.45%) VLAN
16 4 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.54%) Power BI
2 7 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.72%) MS Access
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Big Data
6 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.54%) JIRA
3 5 (1.81%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.45%) Bugzilla
4 4 (1.45%) GitLab
4 4 (1.45%) MSTest
4 4 (1.45%) ReSharper
4 4 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.45%) TestDirector
5 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (6.52%) Law
2 12 (4.35%) Legal
3 8 (2.90%) Electronics
4 7 (2.54%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.45%) Finance
6 3 (1.09%) Publishing
6 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (22.83%) Support Engineer
2 51 (18.48%) Analyst
3 41 (14.86%) IT Engineer
4 39 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (12.68%) IT Support
6 28 (10.14%) Consultant
7 25 (9.06%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.52%) Service Analyst
9 17 (6.16%) IT Support Engineer
9 17 (6.16%) Technical Support
10 16 (5.80%) Office 365 Engineer
10 16 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
11 15 (5.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 15 (5.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 15 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (5.43%) IT Analyst
11 15 (5.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (5.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
12 14 (5.07%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.07%) .NET
2 13 (4.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.90%) Middleware
4 7 (2.54%) jQuery
5 5 (1.81%) HTML
6 4 (1.45%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.45%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.45%) Apache Flex
6 4 (1.45%) HTML5
6 4 (1.45%) Node.js
7 3 (1.09%) CSS
7 3 (1.09%) XML
8 2 (0.72%) LDAP
8 2 (0.72%) MAPI
8 2 (0.72%) Web Services
9 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.99%) Driving Licence
3 9 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.09%) Clustering
7 3 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.09%) Replication
7 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.72%) CCTV
8 2 (0.72%) Handset
8 2 (0.72%) User Experience
9 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.36%) Robotics
9 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 199 (72.10%) Windows
2 99 (35.87%) Windows Server
3 80 (28.99%) Windows 10
4 62 (22.46%) Windows 7
5 43 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (9.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (6.52%) Windows XP
9 12 (4.35%) Windows 2000
10 9 (3.26%) Linux
11 3 (1.09%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.72%) CentOS
12 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.01%) ITIL
2 41 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 39 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (7.97%) Migration
5 15 (5.43%) High Availability
6 14 (5.07%) Presales
7 12 (4.35%) CRM
7 12 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (3.99%) Mentoring
9 10 (3.62%) DevOps
9 10 (3.62%) Proactive Monitoring
9 10 (3.62%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.26%) Network Design
10 9 (3.26%) Server Management
10 9 (3.26%) Time Management
11 8 (2.90%) Business Continuity
11 8 (2.90%) Load Balancing
11 8 (2.90%) Storage Management
12 7 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.13%) PowerShell
2 18 (6.52%) SQL
3 8 (2.90%) C#
4 7 (2.54%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.36%) C
6 1 (0.36%) Java
6 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.36%) Python
6 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (12.32%) Security Cleared
2 24 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (7.25%) MCSE
5 15 (5.43%) MCSA
6 12 (4.35%) Degree
6 12 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.17%) CCNA
7 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.81%) CISSP
8 5 (1.81%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.09%) CCNP
9 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.36%) PMP
11 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.97%) SLA
2 9 (3.26%) Cyber Essentials
2 9 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 8 (2.90%) PMO
4 6 (2.17%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 172 (62.32%) Active Directory
2 75 (27.17%) Hyper-V
3 45 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.45%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.72%) KVM
7 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.72%) XenApp
8 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (4.71%) SCCM
3 9 (3.26%) SCVMM
4 8 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (2.17%) SCOM
6 5 (1.81%) WSUS
7 4 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.09%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.72%) Grafana
9 2 (0.72%) Graylog
9 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.36%) Ansible
10 1 (0.36%) MaaS360
10 1 (0.36%) Nessus
10 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.36%) Puppet
10 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 164 (59.42%) Microsoft
2 65 (23.55%) VMware
3 43 (15.58%) Cisco
4 42 (15.22%) HP
5 17 (6.16%) Citrix
6 12 (4.35%) Dell
7 11 (3.99%) Veeam
8 9 (3.26%) Aruba
9 8 (2.90%) F5
9 8 (2.90%) Mitel
10 7 (2.54%) CommVault
10 7 (2.54%) Nintex
11 6 (2.17%) IBM
11 6 (2.17%) Lotus
11 6 (2.17%) SonicWALL
12 5 (1.81%) Fujitsu
12 5 (1.81%) Symantec
13 4 (1.45%) UiPath
14 3 (1.09%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.09%) Zerto