Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 79 160
Rank change year-on-year -1 +81 +59
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 249 238 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.53% 3.37% 1.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.24% 20.43% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 174 226 144
Berkshire median annual salary £38,750 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +13.10% -18.84%
10th Percentile £21,650 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -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 1,533 1,165 1,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.74% 16.52% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,160 968 1,102
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -1 93 £34,500 -27.37% 16
Maidenhead -19 43 £31,500 -36.04% 3
Wokingham -8 25 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Slough +15 23 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Newbury -12 14 £25,000 -21.88% 1
Bracknell -2 13 £33,500 -36.19% 2
Windsor +18 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Thatcham -6 4 £42,500 +34.92%
Ascot - 1 - -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 191 (76.71%) Active Directory
2 173 (69.48%) Windows
3 144 (57.83%) Microsoft
4 126 (50.60%) Windows Server
5 112 (44.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 80 (32.13%) Hyper-V
7 72 (28.92%) SCCM
8 69 (27.71%) VMware
9 65 (26.10%) SQL Server
10 58 (23.29%) SQL
11 56 (22.49%) MS Exchange
12 52 (20.88%) Windows 10
13 51 (20.48%) ITIL
14 49 (19.68%) Windows 7
15 47 (18.88%) TCP/IP
16 46 (18.47%) IIS
17 44 (17.67%) Firewall
18 43 (17.27%) Microsoft Office
19 40 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 39 (15.66%) Citrix
21 36 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
22 35 (14.06%) Cisco
22 35 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (13.25%) SCOM
23 33 (13.25%) LAN
24 32 (12.85%) WAN
24 32 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
25 31 (12.45%) .NET
26 29 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
27 28 (11.24%) 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 56 (22.49%) MS Exchange
2 46 (18.47%) IIS
3 28 (11.24%) SharePoint
4 26 (10.44%) WebLogic
4 26 (10.44%) WebSphere
5 23 (9.24%) Skype for Business
6 18 (7.23%) Apache
6 18 (7.23%) JBoss
6 18 (7.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.61%) IBM Domino
10 3 (1.20%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.40%) Site Server
Applications
1 43 (17.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 112 (44.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 22 (8.84%) IaaS
4 12 (4.82%) PaaS
5 8 (3.21%) Mimecast
6 7 (2.81%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.40%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.40%) G Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (18.88%) TCP/IP
2 44 (17.67%) Firewall
3 33 (13.25%) LAN
4 32 (12.85%) WAN
5 24 (9.64%) DNS
6 19 (7.63%) DHCP
6 19 (7.63%) Skype
7 18 (7.23%) Wireshark
8 16 (6.43%) VLAN
9 12 (4.82%) Internet
10 7 (2.81%) Network Security
10 7 (2.81%) VoIP
10 7 (2.81%) VPN
10 7 (2.81%) Wireless
11 4 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.61%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.20%) PBX
12 3 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.20%) SAN
13 2 (0.80%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) MSI
2 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (4.02%) Marketing
2 7 (2.81%) Finance
3 6 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.20%) Advertising
4 3 (1.20%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (21.69%) Analyst
2 52 (20.88%) IT Support
3 35 (14.06%) Consultant
4 29 (11.65%) Support Analyst
5 26 (10.44%) Support Engineer
6 25 (10.04%) IT Analyst
7 23 (9.24%) IT Support Analyst
8 22 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (8.84%) Technical Analyst
9 16 (6.43%) IT Engineer
10 15 (6.02%) Windows Engineer
11 14 (5.62%) Administrator
11 14 (5.62%) Architect
11 14 (5.62%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (5.62%) Technical Support
12 13 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (4.42%) Project Manager
14 10 (4.02%) Service Desk Engineer
15 9 (3.61%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.45%) .NET
2 18 (7.23%) .NET Framework
2 18 (7.23%) Ajax
2 18 (7.23%) CSS
2 18 (7.23%) HTML
3 8 (3.21%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (2.41%) Middleware
5 4 (1.61%) Web Services
6 3 (1.20%) LDAP
7 2 (0.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.03%) Management Information System
3 19 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (4.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (4.02%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.21%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.41%) Clustering
7 6 (2.41%) PDA
7 6 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.41%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.20%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.20%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.40%) EPoS
10 1 (0.40%) Handset
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.40%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 173 (69.48%) Windows
2 126 (50.60%) Windows Server
3 52 (20.88%) Windows 10
4 49 (19.68%) Windows 7
5 29 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.42%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.61%) Linux
10 6 (2.41%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.20%) Android
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.80%) Unix
12 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.48%) ITIL
2 36 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (10.44%) Problem Management
4 25 (10.04%) Presales
5 23 (9.24%) Project Management
6 21 (8.43%) Asset Management
6 21 (8.43%) Migration
7 20 (8.03%) ITSM
8 18 (7.23%) Collaborative Working
8 18 (7.23%) Value Proposition
9 16 (6.43%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.82%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (4.42%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (3.61%) Business Development
12 9 (3.61%) ITIL V3
12 9 (3.61%) PRINCE2
13 8 (3.21%) Mentoring
13 8 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (2.81%) Change Management
14 7 (2.81%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.29%) SQL
2 22 (8.84%) JavaScript
3 19 (7.63%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.61%) C#
5 3 (1.20%) VBScript
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (9.24%) MCSE
3 12 (4.82%) MCSA
4 10 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.02%) Degree
5 9 (3.61%) CCNA
5 9 (3.61%) MCP
6 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.20%) MCITP
9 2 (0.80%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.80%) PMP
9 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) CCSA
10 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.41%) QA
3 5 (2.01%) SLA
4 4 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 191 (76.71%) Active Directory
2 80 (32.13%) Hyper-V
3 40 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.22%) XenApp
5 10 (4.02%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.20%) NDS
9 3 (1.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.80%) vSphere
11 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.40%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 72 (28.92%) SCCM
2 33 (13.25%) SCOM
3 18 (7.23%) OPNET
4 10 (4.02%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (3.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (2.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (2.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.80%) WSUS
11 1 (0.40%) Ansible
11 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.40%) Packer
11 1 (0.40%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 144 (57.83%) Microsoft
2 69 (27.71%) VMware
3 39 (15.66%) Citrix
4 35 (14.06%) Cisco
5 28 (11.24%) SolarWinds
6 27 (10.84%) Riverbed
7 19 (7.63%) Apple
8 18 (7.23%) Dynatrace
9 12 (4.82%) HP
10 9 (3.61%) Oracle
10 9 (3.61%) Symantec
11 8 (3.21%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.81%) Capita
12 7 (2.81%) Dell
13 5 (2.01%) IBM
14 4 (1.61%) Avaya
15 3 (1.20%) Polycom
15 3 (1.20%) Proofpoint
16 2 (0.80%) Fortinet
16 2 (0.80%) Mitel