Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for MOS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 341 334 359
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 +63
Permanent jobs citing MOS 6 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.054% 0.058% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 21
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -27.78% +42.86%
10th Percentile £27,050 £23,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £46,950 £48,750 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.46% -31.58% +43.94%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,533 2,516 3,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.83% 24.45% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,217 2,246 2,928
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +1.66%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,507
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

MOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for MOS in the City of London

MOS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for MOS in the City of London

MOS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MOS in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for MOS in the City of London

MOS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
London Bridge - 1 £43,500 -
MOS
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for MOS.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Law
4 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 3 (50.00%) Document Management
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (33.33%) iManage
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
6 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (16.67%) CMS
6 1 (16.67%) DameWare

MOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Trainer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technology Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Email Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) DameWare
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) iManage
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) MobileIron