The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £23,750 £32,415
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -26.73%
MOS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
638 553 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.25% 37.98% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 450 427 619
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Nokia
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Nokia
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy