The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MOS 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.56% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -42.16%
MOS
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
269 102 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.21% 25.25% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 253 95 227
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MOS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MOS Salary Trend in Northampton

MOS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) MCP
2 14 (82.35%) Service Desk Management
2 14 (82.35%) Law
3 12 (70.59%) HND
4 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
5 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) ISO 9001
6 6 (35.29%) SLA
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) Legal
8 1 (5.88%) Finance
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 14 (82.35%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 17 (100.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Service Desk Management
3 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Business Development
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) MCP
2 12 (70.59%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO 9001
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago