The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank 253 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Permanent jobs citing MOS 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.056% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -42.16%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1684 1269 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.98% 23.72% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1017 1075
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MOS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MOS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MOS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -30 2 £30,000 +20.00%
MOS
England

MOS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Trainer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft