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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 619 614 672
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +58
Permanent jobs citing MOS 17 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.46% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 27
Median salary £36,500 £33,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £20,500 £28,316
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £63,000 £39,100
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
10131 11209 12760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.04% 25.89% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8410 9200 10368
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 £32,565 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +29 6 £42,500 +34.92%
MOS
England

MOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 38 (76.00%) MS Office
2 28 (56.00%) Law
2 28 (56.00%) Legal
3 23 (46.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (36.00%) ITIL
5 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
6 17 (34.00%) iManage
7 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (20.00%) Blackberry
8 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
10 8 (16.00%) Cisco
10 8 (16.00%) MCSA
10 8 (16.00%) VMware
10 8 (16.00%) e-Learning
11 7 (14.00%) Document Management
11 7 (14.00%) VoIP
11 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
12 6 (12.00%) MCSE
12 6 (12.00%) MCP
12 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (10.00%) Finance
13 5 (10.00%) MCTS
13 5 (10.00%) Internet
13 5 (10.00%) SQL
13 5 (10.00%) MS Project
13 5 (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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (76.00%) MS Office
2 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (10.00%) MS Project
5 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) VoIP
2 5 (10.00%) Internet
3 4 (8.00%) Wireless
4 3 (6.00%) LAN
4 3 (6.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 3 (6.00%) WAN
4 3 (6.00%) WebEx
5 1 (2.00%) 3G
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (56.00%) Law
1 28 (56.00%) Legal
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Analyst
2 18 (36.00%) Support Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) Trainer
4 13 (26.00%) IT Trainer
5 11 (22.00%) Service Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (18.00%) IT Analyst
7 8 (16.00%) Legal Analyst
8 7 (14.00%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 6 (12.00%) Legal IT Trainer
9 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Support
9 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (10.00%) Deskside Support
10 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Trainer
11 4 (8.00%) Case Management Developer
11 4 (8.00%) Deskside Analyst
11 4 (8.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
11 4 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (16.00%) e-Learning
3 4 (8.00%) iPhone
4 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.00%) Replication
4 3 (6.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) PDA
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Unix
6 2 (4.00%) Android
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Document Management
3 4 (8.00%) Case Management
4 3 (6.00%) CRM
4 3 (6.00%) ITSM
4 3 (6.00%) Presales
4 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Coaching
5 2 (4.00%) SDLC
5 2 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (2.00%) Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) E-Discovery
6 1 (2.00%) Email Management
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.00%) Line Management
6 1 (2.00%) Link Building
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) MCSA
3 6 (12.00%) MCP
3 6 (12.00%) MCSE
4 5 (10.00%) MCTS
5 3 (6.00%) CCNA
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) Degree
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) VTSP
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) MCDST
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) iManage
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Dell
4 5 (10.00%) Sun
5 4 (8.00%) Apple
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) Mitel
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Intel
6 3 (6.00%) Juniper
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle
6 3 (6.00%) SunGard
7 2 (4.00%) LexisNexis
7 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.00%) OpenText
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