Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 44 66
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 +22
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 128 329 294
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.53% 5.59% 4.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.43% 18.47% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 131 327 225
Median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% -2.50% -6.81%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,180 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £41,100 £38,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year +6.75% +0.65% +9.29%

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 953 1,781 1,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.71% 30.28% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1,494 1,280
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Berkshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Berkshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 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 9 July 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 -22 47 £35,000 -7.28% 2
Slough +11 15 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Maidenhead +33 13 £41,100 -3.29% 1
Bracknell -4 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Newbury +29 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Wokingham +11 5 £50,750 +107.14%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 71 (55.47%) Windows
3 65 (50.78%) Active Directory
4 52 (40.63%) Azure
5 49 (38.28%) Windows Server
6 42 (32.81%) VMware
7 32 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 32 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 30 (23.44%) AWS
9 29 (22.66%) ITIL
9 29 (22.66%) Finance
10 28 (21.88%) Migration
11 27 (21.09%) Firewall
12 26 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
15 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (16.41%) Hyper-V
16 17 (13.28%) SaaS
16 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2016
16 17 (13.28%) Data Centre
17 16 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
17 16 (12.50%) Cisco
17 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
18 15 (11.72%) LAN
19 14 (10.94%) Linux
19 14 (10.94%) Windows 7
19 14 (10.94%) Skype
20 13 (10.16%) Problem-Solving

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 32 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.03%) Skype for Business
4 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.56%) Confluence
7 2 (1.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) Apache
8 1 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.63%) Azure
2 30 (23.44%) AWS
3 17 (13.28%) SaaS
4 16 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (9.38%) OneDrive
5 12 (9.38%) Power Platform
6 11 (8.59%) IaaS
6 11 (8.59%) PaaS
7 10 (7.81%) PowerApps
8 9 (7.03%) Power Automate
9 6 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (3.13%) Mimecast
11 3 (2.34%) Google Drive
12 2 (1.56%) GCP
12 2 (1.56%) ShareGate
12 2 (1.56%) Yammer
13 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.78%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.09%) Firewall
2 15 (11.72%) LAN
3 14 (10.94%) Skype
4 12 (9.38%) WAN
5 11 (8.59%) VoIP
6 9 (7.03%) DNS
6 9 (7.03%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (5.47%) DHCP
8 5 (3.91%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.13%) MPLS
10 3 (2.34%) VLAN
11 2 (1.56%) ADSL
11 2 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.56%) Intranet
11 2 (1.56%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.56%) SAN
11 2 (1.56%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.56%) VPN
12 1 (0.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) Power BI
3 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 29 (22.66%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Advertising
3 2 (1.56%) Back Office
3 2 (1.56%) Law
3 2 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) German Language
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (14.06%) Consultant
3 15 (11.72%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.94%) Analyst
5 11 (8.59%) IT Support
6 10 (7.81%) IT Manager
6 10 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.03%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) Architect
9 6 (4.69%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.69%) Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) Office 365 Developer
10 5 (3.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Support
10 5 (3.91%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.78%) CSS
2 1 (0.78%) Flash
2 1 (0.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 7 (5.47%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.13%) Clustering
5 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.34%) Blog
7 2 (1.56%) AS400
7 2 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.56%) EPoS
7 2 (1.56%) iSeries
7 2 (1.56%) PMI
7 2 (1.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (55.47%) Windows
2 49 (38.28%) Windows Server
3 32 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2016
5 14 (10.94%) Linux
5 14 (10.94%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.13%) Unix
8 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.34%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.56%) Android
10 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.78%) CentOS
11 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.66%) ITIL
2 28 (21.88%) Migration
3 24 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (7.03%) Computer Science
6 9 (7.03%) Information Security
6 9 (7.03%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.03%) Presales
7 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.47%) People Management
8 7 (5.47%) Project Delivery
8 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.69%) Change Management
9 6 (4.69%) Project Management
10 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.91%) Service Management
10 5 (3.91%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.16%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.34%) PHP
4 3 (2.34%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.78%) C
5 1 (0.78%) C#
5 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.81%) Degree
3 6 (4.69%) MCSA
4 3 (2.34%) MCP
4 3 (2.34%) MCPD
4 3 (2.34%) MCSE
5 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.78%) HND
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) NCSC
2 4 (3.13%) ISO 22301
2 4 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (50.78%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (16.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.34%) BitLocker
6 3 (2.34%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (10.16%) SCCM
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 42 (32.81%) VMware
3 16 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (3.91%) Google
4 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.13%) Apple
5 4 (3.13%) Brocade
5 4 (3.13%) EMC
5 4 (3.13%) Hitachi
5 4 (3.13%) Isilon
6 3 (2.34%) Citrix
6 3 (2.34%) Dell
6 3 (2.34%) ICL
6 3 (2.34%) Sophos
6 3 (2.34%) SunGard
7 2 (1.56%) HP
7 2 (1.56%) NetApp
7 2 (1.56%) Sony
7 2 (1.56%) Symantec
7 2 (1.56%) Veeam