Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 89 91
Rank change year-on-year +54 +2 +134
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 379 198 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.26% 3.07% 3.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.22% 16.61% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 297 150 251
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £21,820 £21,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £66,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% -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 1,565 1,192 1,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.85% 18.50% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,179 919 999
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,600 £27,500 £32,700
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +68 160 £40,000 - 23
Maidenhead +17 72 £62,500 +106.61% 1
Bracknell -2 52 £42,500 +65.05% 2
Slough +9 39 £48,750 +21.88% 4
Wokingham +11 10 £48,750 +14.71% 1
Crowthorne - 8 £22,000 -
Newbury +8 7 £36,250 +45.00% 2
Windsor -2 5 £25,500 -36.25%
Thatcham 0 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 254 (67.02%) Microsoft
2 244 (64.38%) Active Directory
3 219 (57.78%) Windows
4 185 (48.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 117 (30.87%) Windows Server
6 86 (22.69%) Hyper-V
7 82 (21.64%) ITIL
7 82 (21.64%) VMware
8 81 (21.37%) Windows 10
9 79 (20.84%) Microsoft Office
10 78 (20.58%) SQL
11 75 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
12 69 (18.21%) Windows 7
12 69 (18.21%) Firewall
13 68 (17.94%) Project Management
14 67 (17.68%) TCP/IP
14 67 (17.68%) SharePoint
15 65 (17.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 65 (17.15%) Presales
16 58 (15.30%) Citrix
17 57 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
18 56 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 52 (13.72%) SQL Server
20 49 (12.93%) MCSE
20 49 (12.93%) MS Exchange
21 48 (12.66%) Azure Active Directory
22 46 (12.14%) WAN
23 44 (11.61%) LAN
23 44 (11.61%) PowerShell
24 42 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008

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 67 (17.68%) SharePoint
2 49 (12.93%) MS Exchange
3 40 (10.55%) IIS
4 24 (6.33%) Skype for Business
5 15 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.90%) Apache
8 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.06%) Confluence
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (20.84%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (5.01%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.32%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.06%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 185 (48.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (12.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 36 (9.50%) IaaS
5 34 (8.97%) PaaS
6 30 (7.92%) SaaS
7 22 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (5.80%) Amazon EMR
7 22 (5.80%) Amazon Kinesis
7 22 (5.80%) Amazon S3
7 22 (5.80%) Amazon SQS
7 22 (5.80%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (5.80%) Serverless
8 16 (4.22%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (3.43%) Mimecast
10 8 (2.11%) GitHub
11 5 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.06%) Scribe Online
13 3 (0.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 69 (18.21%) Firewall
2 67 (17.68%) TCP/IP
3 46 (12.14%) WAN
4 44 (11.61%) LAN
5 38 (10.03%) DNS
6 37 (9.76%) VPN
7 35 (9.23%) Network Security
8 27 (7.12%) DHCP
9 25 (6.60%) Skype
10 15 (3.96%) Wireless
11 13 (3.43%) VoIP
12 11 (2.90%) Internet
12 11 (2.90%) SAN
13 8 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (1.58%) SNMP
15 5 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
15 5 (1.32%) Unified Communications
15 5 (1.32%) VLAN
16 4 (1.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.72%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.65%) Power BI
3 22 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
3 22 (5.80%) Amazon Redshift
3 22 (5.80%) Cosmos DB
3 22 (5.80%) RDBMS
3 22 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.11%) JIRA
1 8 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.06%) Subversion
3 4 (1.06%) VersionOne
4 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (2.90%) Finance
2 10 (2.64%) Back Office
3 9 (2.37%) Marketing
4 7 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.32%) Electronics
6 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.06%) Banking
7 4 (1.06%) Legal
8 3 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.79%) Retail
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (15.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 55 (14.51%) Architect
3 52 (13.72%) Analyst
4 47 (12.40%) Consultant
5 45 (11.87%) Support Engineer
6 32 (8.44%) IT Support
7 31 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
8 27 (7.12%) Lead Architect
9 24 (6.33%) Administrator
10 23 (6.07%) IT Engineer
10 23 (6.07%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 22 (5.80%) Cloud Architect
11 22 (5.80%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 22 (5.80%) IT Support Engineer
12 20 (5.28%) Senior Consultant
13 18 (4.75%) Technical Support
14 17 (4.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 17 (4.49%) Service Analyst
14 17 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (4.49%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.03%) Web Services
2 34 (8.97%) .NET
3 27 (7.12%) ASP.NET
4 26 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (3.96%) Middleware
6 8 (2.11%) XML
7 5 (1.32%) JSON
7 5 (1.32%) REST
7 5 (1.32%) SOAP
7 5 (1.32%) WCF
8 4 (1.06%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.06%) jQuery
8 4 (1.06%) React
8 4 (1.06%) Velocity
9 1 (0.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (4.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 17 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.69%) PMI
7 11 (2.90%) EPoS
8 8 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.85%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.85%) Life Science
10 6 (1.58%) e-Health
11 4 (1.06%) CMDB
11 4 (1.06%) User Experience
12 3 (0.79%) Blog
12 3 (0.79%) NHS
13 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.53%) Handset
13 2 (0.53%) PKI
13 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 219 (57.78%) Windows
2 117 (30.87%) Windows Server
3 81 (21.37%) Windows 10
4 69 (18.21%) Windows 7
5 42 (11.08%) Linux
5 42 (11.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (6.07%) Windows 8
8 19 (5.01%) Windows XP
9 12 (3.17%) Windows 2000
10 11 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (2.64%) Unix
12 8 (2.11%) CentOS
13 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.64%) ITIL
2 68 (17.94%) Project Management
3 65 (17.15%) Presales
4 56 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 39 (10.29%) Migration
6 37 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (8.71%) Thought Leadership
8 31 (8.18%) Incident Management
9 30 (7.92%) Service Delivery
10 28 (7.39%) CRM
11 27 (7.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (6.86%) Vendor Relationship Management
13 25 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
14 24 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (5.80%) Identity Access Management
16 21 (5.54%) Computer Science
16 21 (5.54%) Cybersecurity
16 21 (5.54%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 78 (20.58%) SQL
2 44 (11.61%) PowerShell
3 32 (8.44%) Python
4 23 (6.07%) Java
5 22 (5.80%) PL/SQL
5 22 (5.80%) Scala
5 22 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 13 (3.43%) PHP
7 10 (2.64%) C#
8 9 (2.37%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.37%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.06%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.06%) Perl
12 1 (0.26%) C
12 1 (0.26%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (17.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (12.93%) MCSE
3 38 (10.03%) MCSA
3 38 (10.03%) Security Cleared
4 29 (7.65%) Degree
5 20 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.17%) DV Cleared
8 12 (3.17%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.64%) PMI Certification
10 7 (1.85%) Master's Degree
10 7 (1.85%) MCP
11 4 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.79%) CCNA
12 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.53%) CRISC
13 2 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.23%) SLA
2 11 (2.90%) GDPR
3 8 (2.11%) QA
4 7 (1.85%) GAMP
4 7 (1.85%) PMO
5 4 (1.06%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 244 (64.38%) Active Directory
2 86 (22.69%) Hyper-V
3 57 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (4.49%) XenApp
4 17 (4.49%) XenDesktop
5 9 (2.37%) vSphere
6 4 (1.06%) vCloud
6 4 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.79%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (10.03%) SCCM
2 24 (6.33%) SCOM
3 21 (5.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (4.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (2.11%) SCVMM
5 8 (2.11%) Terraform
6 7 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.32%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.06%) Ansible
8 4 (1.06%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.06%) Puppet
9 3 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.53%) SCSM
10 2 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 254 (67.02%) Microsoft
2 82 (21.64%) VMware
3 58 (15.30%) Citrix
4 32 (8.44%) ServiceNow
5 31 (8.18%) HP
6 29 (7.65%) Oracle
7 24 (6.33%) Cisco
8 21 (5.54%) Riverbed
9 17 (4.49%) SolarWinds
10 16 (4.22%) Apple
11 14 (3.69%) SAP
12 13 (3.43%) Dell
13 12 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (3.17%) Symantec
14 8 (2.11%) Tableau
14 8 (2.11%) Veeam
15 6 (1.58%) F5
16 5 (1.32%) IBM
16 5 (1.32%) Meraki
17 4 (1.06%) Sophos