The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
England / London
Rank 564 612 629
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +17
Permanent jobs citing MOS 26 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.074% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 13
Median salary £35,500 £41,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.45% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,375 £28,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +16.66%

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7946 10733 10649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.86% 26.41% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6421 8883 8681
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing MOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MOS
Salary Trend in London

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

MOS Salary Trend in London

MOS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MOS across the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

MOS Salary Histogram in London

MOS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 8 £32,500 -1.51%
MOS
England

MOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing MOS 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 London region with a requirement for MOS.

1 46 (82.14%) MS Office
2 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 34 (60.71%) Windows
4 30 (53.57%) Law
4 30 (53.57%) Legal
4 30 (53.57%) Windows 7
5 26 (46.43%) ITIL
6 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 21 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 16 (28.57%) e-Learning
9 12 (21.43%) C
10 11 (19.64%) Citrix
11 10 (17.86%) SCCM
12 9 (16.07%) MCSA
12 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (14.29%) Cisco
13 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (14.29%) VMware
14 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (12.50%) MCITP
14 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.50%) MCSE
14 7 (12.50%) Service Management
14 7 (12.50%) WebEx
15 6 (10.71%) iManage
15 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
15 6 (10.71%) Office 365
15 6 (10.71%) Internet
15 6 (10.71%) SLA
15 6 (10.71%) Degree

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (82.14%) MS Office
2 21 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Eikon
1 2 (3.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) WebEx
2 6 (10.71%) Internet
3 5 (8.93%) LAN
3 5 (8.93%) WAN
4 4 (7.14%) Skype
4 4 (7.14%) VPN
5 3 (5.36%) Wireless
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.57%) DHCP
6 2 (3.57%) DNS
6 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.79%) SAN
7 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Big Data
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (53.57%) Law
1 30 (53.57%) Legal
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) International Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Analyst
2 27 (48.21%) Service Analyst
2 27 (48.21%) Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (37.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 21 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
3 21 (37.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 20 (35.71%) Help Desk Support
4 20 (35.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 18 (32.14%) IT Support
5 18 (32.14%) IT Trainer
5 18 (32.14%) Trainer
6 16 (28.57%) IT Analyst
6 16 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Active Directory Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Active Directory Support
8 6 (10.71%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Legal IT Trainer
8 6 (10.71%) Windows Support Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) XMPP
2 1 (1.79%) COM
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) e-Learning
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Internet of Things
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.79%) BYOD
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) PDA
5 1 (1.79%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.79%) Statistics
5 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.93%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.36%) Android
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Service Management
3 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
4 3 (5.36%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (5.36%) ITSM
4 3 (5.36%) Matrix Management
4 3 (5.36%) Time Management
4 3 (5.36%) Workflow
4 3 (5.36%) Workflow Management
5 2 (3.57%) Coaching
5 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.57%) CRM
5 2 (3.57%) Document Management
5 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.57%) Project Management
5 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.79%) Migration
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) C
2 1 (1.79%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) MCSA
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.50%) MCITP
2 7 (12.50%) MCSE
3 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) MCTS
4 3 (5.36%) MCP
5 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CCNA
6 1 (1.79%) CIPD
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) SCCM
2 5 (8.93%) WSUS
3 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (7.14%) Nagios
3 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.14%) SCOM
4 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Citrix
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco
3 8 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) iManage
5 4 (7.14%) BT
5 4 (7.14%) CA
5 4 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.36%) Intel
6 3 (5.36%) Symantec
7 2 (3.57%) Apple
7 2 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.57%) Canon
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Reuters
7 2 (3.57%) Xerox
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe
8 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
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