Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 258 328 348
Rank change year-on-year +70 +20 -20
Permanent jobs citing MOS 2 3 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.030% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median annual salary £48,750 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.37% -4.71% +47.83%
10th Percentile £46,375 £36,550 £27,050
90th Percentile £52,125 £48,850 £44,050
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -38.10% +40.00% +30.43%

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 1,285 2,041 2,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.91% 20.26% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,750 2,163
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £33,150
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%

MOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MOS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MOS in the City of London.

Salary trend for MOS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) iManage
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling

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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) iManage