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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - 194 216
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.072% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.21% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +20.72%
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
1033 1439 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.68% 34.37% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 830 1260 1388
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing MOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MOS.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ODBC
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) AS400
2 4 (80.00%) Wyse
2 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Polycom
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (80.00%) iPhone
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
1 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) FWSM
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) AS400
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (80.00%) iPad
1 4 (80.00%) iPhone
1 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Polycom
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 4 (80.00%) Wyse
3 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Reuters
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds