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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
England / London
Rank 570 630 616
Rank change year-on-year +60 -14  
Permanent jobs citing MOS 14 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.042% 0.064% 0.092%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 32
Median salary £47,000 £41,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.25% +31.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £30,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £69,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7957 10795 10918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.67% 25.76% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6455 8952 8902
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MOS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing MOS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 3 £26,000 -28.76% 1
MOS
England

MOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing MOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for MOS.

1 34 (79.07%) MS Office
2 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
3 22 (51.16%) Law
3 22 (51.16%) Legal
4 18 (41.86%) Windows
5 17 (39.53%) Windows 7
6 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
7 14 (32.56%) ITIL
8 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.26%) e-Learning
10 7 (16.28%) C
11 6 (13.95%) Skype
12 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
13 4 (9.30%) Internet
13 4 (9.30%) CRM
13 4 (9.30%) Citrix
13 4 (9.30%) Degree
13 4 (9.30%) iPhone
13 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
13 4 (9.30%) Virtual Team
14 3 (6.98%) WebEx
14 3 (6.98%) Mimecast
14 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
14 3 (6.98%) Big Data
14 3 (6.98%) Business Transformation
14 3 (6.98%) Internet of Things
14 3 (6.98%) Finance
14 3 (6.98%) Marketing
14 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
14 3 (6.98%) Retail

MOS
Top Related 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 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (79.07%) MS Office
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Eikon
2 1 (2.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Skype
2 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 3 (6.98%) WebEx
4 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (51.16%) Law
1 22 (51.16%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) International Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Service Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (34.88%) Trainer
4 14 (32.56%) Service Desk Support
4 14 (32.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Help Desk Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Help Desk Support
5 13 (30.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) IT Trainer
6 10 (23.26%) Support Analyst
7 9 (20.93%) IT Support
8 8 (18.60%) IT Analyst
8 8 (18.60%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (13.95%) Active Directory Analyst
9 6 (13.95%) Active Directory Support
9 6 (13.95%) Active Directory Support Analyst
9 6 (13.95%) Windows Support Analyst
10 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support
10 5 (11.63%) Legal IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) e-Learning
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) iPhone
2 4 (9.30%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.98%) Internet of Things
3 3 (6.98%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.65%) Android
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) CRM
3 3 (6.98%) Business Transformation
3 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (6.98%) Matrix Management
4 2 (4.65%) Coaching
4 2 (4.65%) Document Management
4 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.65%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Workflow Management
5 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
5 1 (2.33%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCSA
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) Intel
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.33%) Canon
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) iManage
5 1 (2.33%) Reuters
5 1 (2.33%) Xerox
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H&R Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago