The first table below looks at the demand for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 23 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 165 167 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MOS 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.031% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £25,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -21.53%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1034 809 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.07% 25.42% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 864 676 920
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MOS
England

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MOS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MOS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MOS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 8 £27,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
MOS
England

MOS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (94.44%) MCP
3 10 (55.56%) Law
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 8 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (38.89%) SLA
6 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
7 6 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
8 5 (27.78%) HND
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
9 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (5.56%) Business Development
9 1 (5.56%) Service Management
9 1 (5.56%) SAP
9 1 (5.56%) Finance
9 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (55.56%) Law
2 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Team Leader
3 8 (44.44%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) MCP
2 5 (27.78%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
2 1 (5.56%) SAP