Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for MOS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 389 363 407
Rank change year-on-year -26 +44 +43
Permanent jobs citing MOS 9 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.065% 0.072% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.30% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 19
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00% +26.98%
10th Percentile £28,025 £23,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £43,900 £45,375 £55,500
London median annual salary £39,500 £38,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.94% -6.63% +26.72%

MOS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,138 2,986 4,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 22.52% 24.00% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,778 2,673 3,665
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

MOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing MOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for MOS in Central London

MOS
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOS in Central London.

Salary trend for MOS in Central London

MOS
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MOS in Central London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for MOS in Central London

MOS
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 6 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Southwark - 1 £43,500 -
MOS
London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing MOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for MOS.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (66.67%) Law
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Apple
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Legal
4 4 (44.44%) ITSM
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Document Management
6 2 (22.22%) MCDST
6 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
6 2 (22.22%) Skype
6 2 (22.22%) BYOD
6 2 (22.22%) iManage

MOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) 4G
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) WebEx
General
1 6 (66.67%) Law
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Legal Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) BYOD
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Email Management
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (22.22%) MCDST
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
1 1 (11.11%) DameWare
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) iManage
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Mitel
5 1 (11.11%) MobileIron