Period
to 23 January 2020

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 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 36 85
Rank change year-on-year -15 +49 +4
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 230 366 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.57% 6.41% 3.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.72% 22.65% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 179 275 149
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £75,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.48% -4.29%

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 1,562 1,616 1,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.04% 28.28% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 1,200 1,021
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £33,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 -4 138 £52,500 +40.00% 46
Maidenhead +13 28 £47,500 -25.49% 7
Slough +7 23 £32,000 -39.05% 4
Bracknell -28 14 £53,000 +8.72% 9
Wokingham +5 7 £33,000 -34.00% 3
Newbury +20 6 £32,500 -40.91% 7
Ascot - 4 £33,750 - 1
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 153 (66.52%) Microsoft
2 133 (57.83%) Windows
3 98 (42.61%) Active Directory
4 95 (41.30%) Azure
5 66 (28.70%) Microsoft Office
6 64 (27.83%) VMware
7 58 (25.22%) Windows Server
8 52 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (21.74%) ITIL
10 49 (21.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 48 (20.87%) Windows 10
12 41 (17.83%) AWS
13 39 (16.96%) SaaS
14 36 (15.65%) Windows 7
15 35 (15.22%) Azure Active Directory
16 33 (14.35%) SLA
16 33 (14.35%) MS Exchange
17 31 (13.48%) Migration
18 30 (13.04%) Data Centre
18 30 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 30 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
19 29 (12.61%) Firewall
19 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
20 28 (12.17%) Hyper-V
21 27 (11.74%) Linux
21 27 (11.74%) SQL
22 26 (11.30%) TCP/IP
23 24 (10.43%) Skype for Business
23 24 (10.43%) IaaS
24 23 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 33 (14.35%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
3 24 (10.43%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.91%) Confluence
5 5 (2.17%) IBM Domino
6 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.30%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.87%) IIS
8 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (28.70%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.83%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 95 (41.30%) Azure
2 41 (17.83%) AWS
3 39 (16.96%) SaaS
4 35 (15.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (10.43%) IaaS
6 21 (9.13%) PaaS
7 9 (3.91%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (3.48%) Mimecast
9 7 (3.04%) Power Platform
10 5 (2.17%) OneDrive
11 4 (1.74%) PowerApps
11 4 (1.74%) Yammer
12 3 (1.30%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.87%) GCP
14 1 (0.43%) G Suite
14 1 (0.43%) GitHub
14 1 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Flow
14 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.61%) Firewall
2 26 (11.30%) TCP/IP
3 21 (9.13%) Skype
4 17 (7.39%) VoIP
5 14 (6.09%) DNS
6 12 (5.22%) DHCP
7 11 (4.78%) LAN
7 11 (4.78%) WAN
8 10 (4.35%) VPN
9 8 (3.48%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (3.48%) SAN
10 7 (3.04%) Unified Communications
10 7 (3.04%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.61%) SMTP
11 6 (2.61%) Wireless
12 5 (2.17%) Broadband
12 5 (2.17%) VLAN
13 3 (1.30%) Intranet
13 3 (1.30%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) Big Data
3 3 (1.30%) Power BI
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.35%) JIRA
2 5 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.74%) Subversion
3 4 (1.74%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.43%) GitLab
4 1 (0.43%) MSTest
4 1 (0.43%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.43%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (9.57%) Finance
2 15 (6.52%) Marketing
2 15 (6.52%) Retail
3 10 (4.35%) Public Sector
4 8 (3.48%) Automotive
4 8 (3.48%) Legal
5 7 (3.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.30%) Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (16.96%) Analyst
2 38 (16.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (13.48%) Support Engineer
4 27 (11.74%) Consultant
5 18 (7.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (6.96%) Desktop Support
6 16 (6.96%) IT Support
6 16 (6.96%) Service Analyst
7 14 (6.09%) IT Manager
7 14 (6.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (5.22%) 1st Line Support
8 12 (5.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (4.78%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (4.78%) IT Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.74%) ADO
1 4 (1.74%) Velocity
2 3 (1.30%) .NET
2 3 (1.30%) LDAP
2 3 (1.30%) Middleware
3 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.87%) HTML
4 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.43%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) HTML5
4 1 (0.43%) jQuery
4 1 (0.43%) JSON
4 1 (0.43%) MAPI
4 1 (0.43%) Node.js
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.13%) Private Cloud
3 12 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.91%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.48%) Smartphone
7 6 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.74%) PMI
9 3 (1.30%) CMDB
9 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.30%) Handset
9 3 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.87%) EPoS
10 2 (0.87%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 133 (57.83%) Windows
2 58 (25.22%) Windows Server
3 48 (20.87%) Windows 10
4 36 (15.65%) Windows 7
5 30 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (11.74%) Linux
7 14 (6.09%) Windows XP
8 13 (5.65%) Windows 2000
9 10 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (3.91%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.17%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.74%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.30%) Android
13 3 (1.30%) CentOS
13 3 (1.30%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.30%) Unix
14 1 (0.43%) VMS
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.74%) ITIL
2 49 (21.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 31 (13.48%) Migration
4 30 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (9.57%) Service Delivery
5 22 (9.57%) Service Management
6 20 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (7.83%) People Management
8 17 (7.39%) Information Security
8 17 (7.39%) Presales
9 16 (6.96%) Time Management
10 15 (6.52%) CRM
10 15 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
11 12 (5.22%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.22%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.78%) DevOps
13 10 (4.35%) Service Design
14 9 (3.91%) Decision-Making
14 9 (3.91%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.74%) SQL
2 16 (6.96%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.52%) PHP
3 15 (6.52%) Python
4 11 (4.78%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.30%) C#
6 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (10.00%) Degree
1 23 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.65%) DV Cleared
4 12 (5.22%) AWS Certification
5 7 (3.04%) MCP
5 7 (3.04%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.61%) CCNA
6 6 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.61%) MCSA
7 5 (2.17%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.74%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.87%) CISSP
10 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.87%) MCSE
11 1 (0.43%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) MCITP
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.35%) SLA
2 7 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.17%) ISO 22301
4 4 (1.74%) GDPR
4 4 (1.74%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.74%) QA
5 2 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 98 (42.61%) Active Directory
2 52 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.91%) XenApp
5 8 (3.48%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.17%) vSphere
8 3 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.30%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.87%) Docker
10 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (8.70%) SCCM
2 17 (7.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.74%) Ansible
4 4 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.74%) Puppet
5 3 (1.30%) Grafana
5 3 (1.30%) Graylog
5 3 (1.30%) SCOM
5 3 (1.30%) vRealize
6 2 (0.87%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.43%) SCSM
7 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 153 (66.52%) Microsoft
2 64 (27.83%) VMware
3 22 (9.57%) Cisco
4 21 (9.13%) HP
5 12 (5.22%) Citrix
6 7 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.17%) Apple
7 5 (2.17%) Google
7 5 (2.17%) Lotus
7 5 (2.17%) Veritas
8 4 (1.74%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.74%) Dell
8 4 (1.74%) EMC
8 4 (1.74%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.74%) IBM
8 4 (1.74%) NetApp
8 4 (1.74%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.74%) Veeam
9 3 (1.30%) NETGEAR
9 3 (1.30%) SolarWinds