The first table below looks at the demand for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MOS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.056% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.91% -22.30%
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
652 591 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.67% 35.65% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 481 502 696
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MOS
Cambridgeshire

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MOS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MOS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOS across the Cambridge region.

MOS Salary Trend in Cambridge

MOS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MOS.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy