The table below looks at the statistics for MOF skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOF over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 879 795 850
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +55
Permanent jobs citing MOF 14 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.066% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.080% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 23
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
MOF
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87932 83502 86187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.31% 81.69% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72889 68584 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MOF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MOF across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MOF Jobs Demand Trend in England

MOF
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOF across the England region.

MOF Salary Trend in England

MOF
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MOF across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

MOF Salary Histogram in England

MOF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOF within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -14 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Yorkshire -36 5 £40,000 +6.66%
London -37 3 £65,000 +8.33%
South West -13 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
MOF
UK

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing MOF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MOF.

1 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) ITIL
3 25 (64.10%) PRINCE2
4 22 (56.41%) Windows
5 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
6 19 (48.72%) SAN
7 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
8 14 (35.90%) Blackberry
8 14 (35.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (35.90%) Office 365
9 12 (30.77%) Project Management
9 12 (30.77%) MS Office
10 11 (28.21%) MS Project
10 11 (28.21%) DNS
10 11 (28.21%) Finance
10 11 (28.21%) Clustering
10 11 (28.21%) Windows Mobile
10 11 (28.21%) Android
10 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
10 11 (28.21%) MobileIron
11 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (25.64%) Service Management
11 10 (25.64%) HP
11 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (23.08%) NetApp
12 9 (23.08%) EMC
12 9 (23.08%) Symantec
12 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
12 9 (23.08%) CLARiiON
12 9 (23.08%) IronPort

MOF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing MOF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MOF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 14 (35.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (23.08%) Lync
4 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
5 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) IIS
6 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (12.82%) SAS
7 5 (12.82%) MS Project Server
7 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Office
2 11 (28.21%) MS Project
3 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) IaaS
2 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) SAN
2 11 (28.21%) DNS
3 9 (23.08%) NAS
4 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
4 8 (20.51%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
7 2 (5.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Management Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Service Management Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Communications Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Management Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) IT Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Information Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) LAMP
2 2 (5.13%) Ajax
2 2 (5.13%) REST
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Blackberry
2 11 (28.21%) Clustering
3 9 (23.08%) CLARiiON
4 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) Informatics
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.13%) Open Source
7 1 (2.56%) Social Media
7 1 (2.56%) Blog
7 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Mobile
2 11 (28.21%) Android
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 25 (64.10%) PRINCE2
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
4 10 (25.64%) Service Management
5 6 (15.38%) UML
6 5 (12.82%) DSDM
6 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
6 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
6 5 (12.82%) Six Sigma
6 5 (12.82%) Project Governance
6 5 (12.82%) Change Control
7 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) ITSM
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Dependency Management
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) C
2 2 (5.13%) C++
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 8 (20.51%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) MCITP
4 4 (10.26%) APMG
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.26%) COBIT
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.13%) BS7799
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) COREP
3 1 (2.56%) FINREP
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) SCOM
1 9 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (10.26%) SCOrch
2 4 (10.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (10.26%) SCSM
2 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Intune
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) MobileIron
3 10 (25.64%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) EMC
4 9 (23.08%) NetApp
4 9 (23.08%) Symantec
4 9 (23.08%) IronPort
4 9 (23.08%) RightFax
5 6 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) Perforce
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Teradata
7 1 (2.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) CA