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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - 207 227
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.17% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.74% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Median salary - £24,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.08%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £28,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-0.88% +6.60%
MOS
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
940 1076 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.10% 22.70% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 748 836 930
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing MOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MOS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MOS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MOS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MOS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) MCDST
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MCT
3 1 (25.00%) ECDL
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCDST
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ECDL
2 1 (25.00%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft