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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - 207 220
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.23% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.73% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 3
Average salary - £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £26,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -19.23%
MOS
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1272 1652 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.57% 31.35% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1416 1508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MOS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MOS Salary Trend in Surrey

MOS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) E-Learning
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Lync

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Trainer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe