The first table below looks at the demand for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 113 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MOS 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% - 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £44,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +3.17%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
387 329 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.16% 29.88% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 248 193 301
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £22,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MOS
Scotland

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MOS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MOS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MOS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Release Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Change Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Change and Release Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
Edinburgh
Pegasus Resource
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago