Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 67 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 547 656 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 4.48% 4.18% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 49.37% 48.56% 48.71%
Number of salaries quoted 347 529 701
Thames Valley median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
10th Percentile £20,950 £20,950 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1108 1351 1825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 9.08% 8.60% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 801 1040 1261
Thames Valley median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,225 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the Thames Valley

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the Thames Valley.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the Thames Valley

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the Thames Valley

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
Berkshire +2 253 £37,000 +5.71% 14
Buckinghamshire +11 215 £25,000 -16.67% 12
Oxfordshire -18 79 £32,000 -8.57% 9
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Thames Valley region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 321 (58.68%) Microsoft
2 269 (49.18%) Windows
3 140 (25.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 113 (20.66%) SLA
5 111 (20.29%) Finance
6 108 (19.74%) Degree
7 106 (19.38%) Active Directory
8 103 (18.83%) ITIL
9 101 (18.46%) VPN
10 98 (17.92%) Windows 7
11 92 (16.82%) SQL
12 73 (13.35%) Citrix
13 69 (12.61%) Project Management
14 68 (12.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 68 (12.43%) Ticket Management
14 68 (12.43%) Windows Server
15 66 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
16 63 (11.52%) Office 365
17 55 (10.05%) Back Office
18 53 (9.69%) HP
19 52 (9.51%) Cisco
20 46 (8.41%) Legal
20 46 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
21 44 (8.04%) Microsoft Project
21 44 (8.04%) Service Delivery
22 43 (7.86%) Telecoms
22 43 (7.86%) Windows XP
23 42 (7.68%) SQL Server
23 42 (7.68%) Internet
24 40 (7.31%) LAN

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 35 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.57%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.74%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (2.01%) IIS
5 9 (1.65%) IBM Notes
6 8 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.28%) SAS
8 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.73%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.55%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.55%) Moodle
10 3 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.37%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.18%) Apache
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 140 (25.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (12.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 44 (8.04%) Microsoft Project
4 39 (7.13%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.46%) AutoCAD
5 8 (1.46%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (1.10%) PTC Creo
7 5 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.91%) QuarkXPress
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.55%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.55%) InDesign
8 3 (0.55%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.18%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.18%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.91%) Teamcenter
2 4 (0.73%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.55%) Cerner Millennium
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.55%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.55%) Primavera
3 3 (0.55%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.55%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.37%) BPCS
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.18%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.18%) Summit
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (11.52%) Office 365
2 32 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.83%) IaaS
4 8 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.46%) SaaS
5 6 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.91%) PaaS
7 3 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.55%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 101 (18.46%) VPN
2 42 (7.68%) Internet
3 40 (7.31%) LAN
4 35 (6.40%) TCP/IP
5 33 (6.03%) Firewall
6 30 (5.48%) WAN
7 24 (4.39%) DNS
8 21 (3.84%) DHCP
9 17 (3.11%) SAN
10 16 (2.93%) Network Security
11 15 (2.74%) Skype
12 9 (1.65%) VLAN
13 8 (1.46%) Intranet
14 7 (1.28%) BIG-IP
14 7 (1.28%) PBX
15 6 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (1.10%) Kerberos
15 6 (1.10%) LDAP
15 6 (1.10%) PSTN
16 5 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 10 (1.83%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.10%) Power BI
5 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.73%) GIS
7 4 (0.73%) MS Access
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.55%) QGIS
9 2 (0.37%) DTS
9 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (3.11%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.56%) HP UFT
2 14 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 13 (2.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 8 (1.46%) JIRA
5 3 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.37%) JUnit
6 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 111 (20.29%) Finance
2 55 (10.05%) Back Office
3 46 (8.41%) Legal
4 43 (7.86%) Telecoms
5 33 (6.03%) Marketing
6 23 (4.20%) Financial Institution
6 23 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 23 (4.20%) Retail
7 15 (2.74%) Digital Economy
8 10 (1.83%) French Language
8 10 (1.83%) German Language
9 9 (1.65%) Billing
10 8 (1.46%) Front Office
11 6 (1.10%) Advertising
11 6 (1.10%) Automotive
11 6 (1.10%) Electronics
12 3 (0.55%) Banking
12 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.55%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (34.19%) Analyst
2 83 (15.17%) Service Analyst
3 63 (11.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 52 (9.51%) Support Analyst
5 38 (6.95%) Junior
6 34 (6.22%) IT Support
7 33 (6.03%) Support Engineer
8 30 (5.48%) Service Manager
9 28 (5.12%) IT Analyst
9 28 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (4.94%) Developer
11 26 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 26 (4.75%) Delivery Manager
12 23 (4.20%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
13 22 (4.02%) Consultant
14 20 (3.66%) Graduate
15 18 (3.29%) Help Desk Analyst
15 18 (3.29%) IT Support Analyst
15 18 (3.29%) Junior Analyst
15 18 (3.29%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.94%) .NET
2 20 (3.66%) CSS
2 20 (3.66%) HTML
3 14 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 13 (2.38%) WPF
5 9 (1.65%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.65%) jQuery
6 8 (1.46%) XML
7 5 (0.91%) WCF
8 4 (0.73%) BAPI
8 4 (0.73%) HTML5
9 3 (0.55%) Apache Flex
9 3 (0.55%) Itk
10 2 (0.37%) IDoc
10 2 (0.37%) PostGIS
11 1 (0.18%) CSS3
11 1 (0.18%) Durandal
11 1 (0.18%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.18%) XMPP
11 1 (0.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.94%) Social Media
4 21 (3.84%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.66%) iPad
6 18 (3.29%) Hedge funds
6 18 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 17 (3.11%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.93%) Security Operations Centre
9 15 (2.74%) Blackberry
10 13 (2.38%) Driving Licence
11 12 (2.19%) Fat Client
11 12 (2.19%) Thin Client
12 11 (2.01%) iPhone
13 8 (1.46%) EPoS
13 8 (1.46%) FMCG
14 7 (1.28%) Robotics
15 6 (1.10%) 3D Printing
15 6 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 269 (49.18%) Windows
2 98 (17.92%) Windows 7
3 68 (12.43%) Windows Server
4 43 (7.86%) Windows XP
5 37 (6.76%) Windows 8
5 37 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (5.85%) Windows 10
7 29 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (4.02%) Apple iOS
9 16 (2.93%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (1.83%) Android
12 8 (1.46%) Unix
13 5 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.55%) Linux
14 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.37%) NetWare
15 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (18.83%) ITIL
2 69 (12.61%) Project Management
3 68 (12.43%) Ticket Management
4 46 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (8.04%) Service Delivery
6 33 (6.03%) Time Management
7 32 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (5.85%) Software Engineering
8 30 (5.48%) CRM
9 29 (5.30%) PRINCE2
10 26 (4.75%) Test Scripting
11 25 (4.57%) Test Automation
12 24 (4.39%) Service Management
12 24 (4.39%) Workflow
13 22 (4.02%) Risk Management
14 21 (3.84%) Coaching
14 21 (3.84%) Information Security
14 21 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
15 20 (3.66%) Case Management
16 19 (3.47%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (16.82%) SQL
2 28 (5.12%) C#
3 27 (4.94%) Java
4 21 (3.84%) C
5 19 (3.47%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.11%) VB
7 15 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.83%) C++
10 9 (1.65%) Python
11 4 (0.73%) ABAP
12 3 (0.55%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.55%) PHP
12 3 (0.55%) Ruby
12 3 (0.55%) VBA
13 2 (0.37%) Perl
13 2 (0.37%) R
13 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (19.74%) Degree
2 29 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (4.20%) Security Cleared
5 21 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (3.66%) ISTQB
7 16 (2.93%) HND
7 16 (2.93%) JNCIS
8 15 (2.74%) CCIE
8 15 (2.74%) CCIE Service Provider
8 15 (2.74%) CCSE
8 15 (2.74%) CCSP
8 15 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (2.56%) A+ Certification
9 14 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.56%) GNVQ
10 13 (2.38%) PMI Certification
11 12 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.19%) MCP
12 10 (1.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (20.66%) SLA
2 25 (4.57%) QA
3 22 (4.02%) PMO
4 10 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.28%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.37%) P3O
8 1 (0.18%) HL7
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 106 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.74%) ProxySG
5 5 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.55%) vSphere
7 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.37%) NDS
7 2 (0.37%) vCloud
7 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.18%) Firmware
8 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.56%) SCCM
2 12 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (1.10%) SCOM
5 5 (0.91%) Puppet
5 5 (0.91%) Terraform
6 2 (0.37%) Ansible
6 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.37%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 321 (58.68%) Microsoft
2 73 (13.35%) Citrix
3 53 (9.69%) HP
4 52 (9.51%) Cisco
5 34 (6.22%) Juniper
6 31 (5.67%) VMware
7 22 (4.02%) F5
8 21 (3.84%) Adobe
9 20 (3.66%) Oracle
10 18 (3.29%) Apple
10 18 (3.29%) SAP
11 17 (3.11%) CheckPoint
11 17 (3.11%) McAfee
11 17 (3.11%) Palo Alto
11 17 (3.11%) Remedy
12 16 (2.93%) Fortinet
13 15 (2.74%) Blue Coat
13 15 (2.74%) Imperva
13 15 (2.74%) Proofpoint
13 15 (2.74%) Sourcefire
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Car Allow, Health Ins.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Car Allow, Health Ins.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus(10%), Pension, health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits £5k car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: car allowance, pensions, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 27 days ago