The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £17,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £24,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -29.41%
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
245 183 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.81% 28.15% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 191 163 157
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MOS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MOS Salary Trend in the North East