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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 187 - 223
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MOS 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.084% - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £38,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +21.81%
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
1202 1527 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.51% 33.60% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1330 1479
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 July 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
2 12 (92.31%) MCSA
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (84.62%) SLA
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) CCNA
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) Juniper
5 8 (61.54%) Firmware
5 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco
5 8 (61.54%) C
5 8 (61.54%) Firewall
5 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
5 8 (61.54%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
5 8 (61.54%) F5
5 8 (61.54%) ITIL V3
5 8 (61.54%) FWSM
5 8 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
5 8 (61.54%) Palo Alto
5 8 (61.54%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (38.46%) Polycom
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) Apple

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 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
1 8 (61.54%) FWSM
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) Intranet
3 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) 1st Line Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Help Desk Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Help Desk Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Network Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Network Operations Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Network Operations Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Service Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) AS400
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
1 4 (30.77%) iPhone
1 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL V3
2 8 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) MCSA
1 12 (92.31%) MCSE
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Firmware
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Extreme Networks
3 8 (61.54%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 8 (61.54%) Palo Alto
3 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
4 5 (38.46%) Apple
4 5 (38.46%) Polycom
5 4 (30.77%) Avaya
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Sybase
5 4 (30.77%) Wyse
6 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.69%) Reuters