The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - 220 225
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.063% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.00%
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 South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1828 1584 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.84% 28.87% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1276 1627
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MOS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MOS Salary Trend in the South West