The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - 151 140
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.30% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £34,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £28,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-0.88% +6.60%
MOS
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
687 1005 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.29% 40.52% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 597 656
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,705 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MOS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MOS Salary Trend in Reading