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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MOS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £27,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year
+24.07% +0.93%
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
193 208 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.33% 26.20% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 162 173 144
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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

MOS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
MOS
England

MOS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree