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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 56 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing MOS 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.47% 1.52% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 6.37% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +24.07%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £33,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+8.95% +24.07%
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
134 157 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.63% 23.93% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 113 144 206
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing MOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MOS.

1 13 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) MCP
1 13 (100.00%) SLA
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (100.00%) Law
1 13 (100.00%) Service Desk Management
2 12 (92.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (92.31%) HND
3 6 (46.15%) Virtual Team
3 6 (46.15%) Coaching
3 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) iPad
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (100.00%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 12 (92.31%) Team Leader
2 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Manager
2 7 (53.85%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (100.00%) Service Desk Management
2 6 (46.15%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCP
2 12 (92.31%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) SLA
2 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter