Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for MOS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 104 111
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing MOS 4 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.35% 0.75% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 3.36% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Northamptonshire median annual salary £22,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.31% -2.99% +34.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £31,250 £31,050
90th Percentile £23,000 £33,750 £34,400
East Midlands median annual salary £22,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -32.31% -2.99% +34.00%

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 Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 288 327 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.89% 22.24% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 239 266 395
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,125 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -2.60%

MOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MOS in Northamptonshire

MOS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for MOS in Northamptonshire

MOS
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOS within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Northampton +10 4 £22,000 -32.31%
MOS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MOS.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

MOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft