Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 322 330
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +83
Permanent jobs citing MOS 5 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.045% 0.040% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.18% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 21
City of London median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £41,550 £25,575 £29,000
90th Percentile £47,850 £44,625 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +11.84%

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 2,332 2,251 2,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.97% 22.62% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,038 1,979 2,409
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +1.77% +2.73%
10th Percentile £32,350 £29,650 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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
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 October 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 October 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Law
3 3 (60.00%) Document Management
4 2 (40.00%) iManage
4 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (40.00%) ITSM
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) 4G
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365

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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Trainer
1 2 (40.00%) Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Email Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Practice Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) iManage
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) MobileIron