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

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 83 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +30 +84
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 271 230 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.02% 3.47% 2.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.61% 20.72% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 197 214 213
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,650 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £66,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -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 1,539 1,110 1,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.84% 16.73% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 911 1,080
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,050
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 June 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 June 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 +23 122 £35,000 -26.32% 18
Maidenhead -16 55 £29,500 -35.87% 2
Slough +21 27 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Wokingham -19 17 £37,500 -0.48% 1
Bracknell -7 16 £43,750 -16.67%
Newbury -18 10 £25,000 -25.37% 2
Windsor +7 2 £40,000 +64.95%
Thatcham +2 1 £24,000 -23.81%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 203 (74.91%) Active Directory
2 199 (73.43%) Windows
3 161 (59.41%) Microsoft
4 137 (50.55%) Windows Server
5 124 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 76 (28.04%) Hyper-V
7 73 (26.94%) ITIL
8 69 (25.46%) SCCM
9 68 (25.09%) VMware
10 63 (23.25%) Windows 10
11 62 (22.88%) SQL Server
12 60 (22.14%) SQL
13 56 (20.66%) Windows 7
14 50 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 48 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 47 (17.34%) Citrix
16 47 (17.34%) TCP/IP
17 46 (16.97%) Firewall
18 45 (16.61%) Windows Server 2008
19 43 (15.87%) MS Exchange
20 42 (15.50%) IIS
21 39 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
22 38 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
23 37 (13.65%) Amazon AWS
24 36 (13.28%) SCOM
24 36 (13.28%) LAN
25 35 (12.92%) MCSE
26 34 (12.55%) WAN
26 34 (12.55%) Presales
27 33 (12.18%) Migration

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 43 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 42 (15.50%) IIS
3 30 (11.07%) Skype for Business
4 27 (9.96%) SharePoint
4 27 (9.96%) WebLogic
4 27 (9.96%) WebSphere
5 19 (7.01%) Apache
5 19 (7.01%) JBoss
5 19 (7.01%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.11%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.74%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 38 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 124 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (13.65%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (10.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 25 (9.23%) IaaS
5 12 (4.43%) PaaS
6 8 (2.95%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.11%) SaaS
8 2 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.34%) TCP/IP
2 46 (16.97%) Firewall
3 36 (13.28%) LAN
4 34 (12.55%) WAN
5 25 (9.23%) Skype
6 24 (8.86%) DNS
7 20 (7.38%) VPN
8 19 (7.01%) VoIP
8 19 (7.01%) Wireshark
9 18 (6.64%) DHCP
10 14 (5.17%) VLAN
11 13 (4.80%) Network Security
12 9 (3.32%) Internet
12 9 (3.32%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.48%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.48%) Wireless
15 3 (1.11%) SAN
15 3 (1.11%) SMS
16 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.48%) MySQL
3 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.37%) Power BI
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.11%) MSI
2 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (4.06%) Finance
2 5 (1.85%) Back Office
2 5 (1.85%) Marketing
3 2 (0.74%) Legal
3 2 (0.74%) Retail
3 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.37%) French Language
4 1 (0.37%) German Language
4 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (19.93%) Analyst
2 46 (16.97%) IT Support
3 41 (15.13%) Support Engineer
4 35 (12.92%) Consultant
5 25 (9.23%) IT Engineer
6 23 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (8.49%) IT Support Engineer
6 23 (8.49%) Technical Analyst
7 21 (7.75%) Architect
8 19 (7.01%) Support Analyst
9 16 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (5.90%) Technical Support
10 15 (5.54%) IT Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) IT Support Analyst
12 13 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (4.43%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (4.43%) Windows Engineer
14 11 (4.06%) IT Manager
14 11 (4.06%) Project Manager
14 11 (4.06%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.70%) .NET
2 20 (7.38%) HTML
3 19 (7.01%) .NET Framework
3 19 (7.01%) Ajax
3 19 (7.01%) CSS
4 10 (3.69%) Middleware
5 8 (2.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.48%) Web Services
7 3 (1.11%) JSON
7 3 (1.11%) LDAP
8 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 19 (7.01%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (6.27%) Data Centre
4 17 (6.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (3.69%) EPoS
6 9 (3.32%) Clustering
6 9 (3.32%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.11%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.74%) NHS
10 2 (0.74%) PMI
10 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) CMDB
11 1 (0.37%) Handset
11 1 (0.37%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.37%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 199 (73.43%) Windows
2 137 (50.55%) Windows Server
3 63 (23.25%) Windows 10
4 56 (20.66%) Windows 7
5 45 (16.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (10.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (5.90%) Linux
7 16 (5.90%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.74%) Unix
10 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.94%) ITIL
2 34 (12.55%) Presales
3 33 (12.18%) Migration
4 29 (10.70%) Problem Management
5 25 (9.23%) Project Management
6 23 (8.49%) Asset Management
6 23 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (8.49%) ITSM
7 20 (7.38%) Value Proposition
8 19 (7.01%) Collaborative Working
9 17 (6.27%) Service Delivery
10 15 (5.54%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (4.43%) ITIL V3
13 11 (4.06%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.06%) PRINCE2
13 11 (4.06%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (3.69%) DevOps
15 9 (3.32%) Change Management
15 9 (3.32%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (22.14%) SQL
2 23 (8.49%) PowerShell
3 20 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.48%) C#
4 4 (1.48%) Java
5 3 (1.11%) VBScript
6 2 (0.74%) Python
7 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.37%) C
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (12.92%) MCSE
3 16 (5.90%) MCP
3 16 (5.90%) MCSA
4 12 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (4.43%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.06%) Degree
6 9 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.21%) CCNA
9 5 (1.85%) MCITP
10 4 (1.48%) MCTS
10 4 (1.48%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.54%) SLA
2 6 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.11%) GDPR
3 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.74%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 203 (74.91%) Active Directory
2 76 (28.04%) Hyper-V
3 48 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (7.38%) XenApp
5 17 (6.27%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.11%) NDS
7 3 (1.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (1.11%) UAG
7 3 (1.11%) vSphere
8 2 (0.74%) Docker
8 2 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 69 (25.46%) SCCM
2 36 (13.28%) SCOM
3 19 (7.01%) OPNET
4 11 (4.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (3.32%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (2.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.11%) Ansible
9 3 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.74%) WSUS
11 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.37%) Packer
Vendors
1 161 (59.41%) Microsoft
2 68 (25.09%) VMware
3 47 (17.34%) Citrix
4 31 (11.44%) Riverbed
4 31 (11.44%) SolarWinds
5 24 (8.86%) Cisco
6 19 (7.01%) Dynatrace
7 16 (5.90%) Oracle
8 13 (4.80%) ServiceNow
8 13 (4.80%) Symantec
9 12 (4.43%) Capita
10 9 (3.32%) Apple
10 9 (3.32%) HP
11 8 (2.95%) Dell
12 6 (2.21%) Polycom
13 5 (1.85%) Forcepoint
13 5 (1.85%) NETGEAR
13 5 (1.85%) Sophos
14 4 (1.48%) Avaya
15 3 (1.11%) IBM