Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MOS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
England > London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 721 763 836
Rank change year-on-year +42 +73 -32
Permanent jobs citing MOS 6 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.076% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.056% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 48 22
London median annual salary £46,500 £55,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.45% +34.97% +14.79%
10th Percentile £38,875 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,625 £71,250 £48,575
England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -6.67%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10,734 14,668 16,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.75% 21.78% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8,173 11,018 12,631
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

MOS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MOS in London

MOS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MOS in London

MOS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MOS in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for MOS in London

MOS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the London region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. 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
Central London +16 2 £46,750 -28.08% 2
MOS
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for MOS.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) iManage
2 3 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Intapp
3 2 (33.33%) OneDrive
3 2 (33.33%) Workday
3 2 (33.33%) Camtasia
3 2 (33.33%) Snagit
3 2 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Document Management
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis

MOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (33.33%) Camtasia
2 2 (33.33%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Broadband
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
1 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Law
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Trainer
1 4 (66.67%) Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Legal IT Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Workday Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Active Listening
2 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) iManage
2 3 (50.00%) Intapp
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Workday
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) VMware