The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MOS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £25,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.92% -22.30%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1691 1374 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.92% 25.98% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1044 1071
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MOS
England

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

MOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Trainer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft