Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 380 369 399
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 +52
Permanent jobs citing MOS 13 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.092% 0.048% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.20% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 22
Central London median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -27.78% +23.29%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,000 £29,350
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £63,750
London median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.58% -8.82% +13.33%

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 3,075 2,939 3,829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.78% 23.55% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,684 2,615 3,396
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.42%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -14 7 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Southwark - 1 £43,500 -
MOS
London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Law
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Blackberry
5 7 (53.85%) Legal
5 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
6 6 (46.15%) Office 365
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (30.77%) Banking
8 4 (30.77%) MCDST
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (23.08%) Apple
9 3 (23.08%) Document Management
9 3 (23.08%) ITSM
10 2 (15.38%) Service Management
10 2 (15.38%) Skype
10 2 (15.38%) iManage
10 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
10 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
11 1 (7.69%) Email Management

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 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Skype
3 1 (7.69%) 4G
3 1 (7.69%) Broadband
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) WebEx
General
1 9 (69.23%) Law
2 7 (53.85%) Legal
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Legal Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Trainer
4 3 (23.08%) Trainer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Support
6 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Legal IT Trainer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Blackberry
2 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Document Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Email Management
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Office Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Practice Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (30.77%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.69%) DameWare
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) iManage
4 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Mitel
5 1 (7.69%) MobileIron