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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 572 636 643
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +7
Permanent jobs citing MOS 27 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.065% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 17
Median salary £35,500 £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.45% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £66,000 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.10%
MOS
England

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
8602 11305 11517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.42% 26.09% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6938 9172 9407
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 9 £32,500 -23.52%
MOS
England

MOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 47 (78.33%) MS Office
2 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (58.33%) Windows
4 32 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 29 (48.33%) Legal
6 28 (46.67%) Law
7 26 (43.33%) ITIL
8 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
9 20 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 15 (25.00%) e-Learning
11 13 (21.67%) SCCM
12 11 (18.33%) Citrix
12 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (18.33%) MCSA
12 11 (18.33%) C
13 10 (16.67%) MCSE
13 10 (16.67%) Cisco
14 9 (15.00%) LAN
14 9 (15.00%) WAN
15 8 (13.33%) Service Management
15 8 (13.33%) MCITP
16 7 (11.67%) MS PowerPoint
16 7 (11.67%) MCTS
16 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (11.67%) Skype for Business
16 7 (11.67%) Office 365
16 7 (11.67%) VMware
16 7 (11.67%) Project Management
16 7 (11.67%) SLA
17 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange

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 (11.67%) Skype for Business
2 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 47 (78.33%) MS Office
2 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Eikon
1 2 (3.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) LAN
1 9 (15.00%) WAN
2 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 5 (8.33%) WebEx
3 4 (6.67%) Skype
3 4 (6.67%) VPN
4 3 (5.00%) Wireless
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.33%) Intranet
5 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.33%) SAN
5 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.67%) DHCP
6 1 (1.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MS Access
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (48.33%) Legal
2 28 (46.67%) Law
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 4 (6.67%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) International Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Analyst
2 28 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 28 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 20 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 20 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
3 20 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 19 (31.67%) Help Desk Support
4 19 (31.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 17 (28.33%) IT Support
5 17 (28.33%) IT Trainer
5 17 (28.33%) Trainer
6 16 (26.67%) IT Analyst
7 15 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 10 (16.67%) Support Analyst
9 7 (11.67%) Desktop Support
10 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
10 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
10 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
10 5 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) ODBC
1 2 (3.33%) XMPP
2 1 (1.67%) COM
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.33%) Learning Management System
3 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) AS400
5 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.33%) iPhone
5 2 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.67%) BYOD
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) PDA
6 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Windows
2 32 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.67%) Android
5 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.67%) Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Unix
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Service Management
3 7 (11.67%) Project Management
4 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (8.33%) Operations Management
6 4 (6.67%) ITSM
7 3 (5.00%) Document Management
7 3 (5.00%) Time Management
7 3 (5.00%) Workflow
7 3 (5.00%) Workflow Management
8 2 (3.33%) Coaching
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.33%) CRM
8 2 (3.33%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.67%) Migration
9 1 (1.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) C
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) MCSA
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.67%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) MCITP
4 7 (11.67%) MCTS
5 5 (8.33%) PMP
6 3 (5.00%) Degree
6 3 (5.00%) MCP
7 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.67%) CCNA
8 1 (1.67%) CIPD
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) WSUS
3 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (8.33%) MOM
3 5 (8.33%) Nagios
3 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.33%) SCOM
4 4 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) Citrix
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco
4 7 (11.67%) VMware
5 6 (10.00%) iManage
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle
6 5 (8.33%) Apple
6 5 (8.33%) BT
6 5 (8.33%) CA
6 5 (8.33%) HP
6 5 (8.33%) Intel Security
7 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.67%) Symantec
8 2 (3.33%) Avaya
8 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.33%) Canon
8 2 (3.33%) Dell
8 2 (3.33%) Reuters
8 2 (3.33%) Sun
8 2 (3.33%) Sybase
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