The table below looks at the statistics for MOF skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOF over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 603 613 634
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +21
Permanent jobs citing MOF 18 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.008% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 9
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £45,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -19.23%
MOF
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39277 36796 40730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.88% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32377 30444 35159
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MOF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MOF Jobs Demand Trend in London

MOF
Salary Trend in London

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

MOF Salary Trend in London

MOF
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MOF across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MOF Salary Histogram in London

MOF
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOF within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +2 9 £65,000 -
MOF
England

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 34 (73.91%) Windows
3 32 (69.57%) ITIL
4 27 (58.70%) SAN
5 26 (56.52%) NetApp
5 26 (56.52%) MS Exchange
6 21 (45.65%) Clustering
6 21 (45.65%) Hyper-V
7 20 (43.48%) Office 365
7 20 (43.48%) EMC
8 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
8 19 (41.30%) Internet
8 19 (41.30%) NAS
9 18 (39.13%) DNS
10 16 (34.78%) UNIX
10 16 (34.78%) Solaris
10 16 (34.78%) Linux
11 15 (32.61%) Service Management
12 14 (30.43%) IBM
12 14 (30.43%) Blackberry
12 14 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (30.43%) AIX
12 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
12 14 (30.43%) Client/Server
12 14 (30.43%) vSphere
13 13 (28.26%) Android
13 13 (28.26%) Apple iOS
13 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (28.26%) MobileIron
13 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing

MOF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 26 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (26.09%) IIS
3 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
4 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (15.22%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (15.22%) Lync
6 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Office
2 7 (15.22%) MS Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Office 365
2 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) SAN
2 19 (41.30%) Internet
2 19 (41.30%) NAS
3 18 (39.13%) DNS
4 8 (17.39%) SMTP
4 8 (17.39%) HTTP
4 8 (17.39%) SSL
5 7 (15.22%) WAN
5 7 (15.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (8.70%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Management Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Service Management Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Management Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Service Management Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Storage Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Clustering
2 14 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 14 (30.43%) Client/Server
3 10 (21.74%) CLARiiON
4 3 (6.52%) Informatics
5 2 (4.35%) Grid Computing
5 2 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) UNIX
2 16 (34.78%) Solaris
2 16 (34.78%) Linux
3 14 (30.43%) AIX
4 13 (28.26%) Android
4 13 (28.26%) Apple iOS
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) Service Management
3 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
5 9 (19.57%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) CRM
7 7 (15.22%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.87%) Change Control
9 3 (6.52%) ITSM
9 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.35%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Perl
2 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (17.39%) MCSE
2 5 (10.87%) MCDBA
3 3 (6.52%) MCITP
3 3 (6.52%) MCTS
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Hyper-V
2 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (30.43%) vSphere
4 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (21.74%) NFS
6 7 (15.22%) ISA Server
6 7 (15.22%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (13.04%) XenApp
7 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
8 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
9 2 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (15.22%) SCOM
3 6 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) NetApp
3 20 (43.48%) EMC
4 14 (30.43%) IBM
5 13 (28.26%) MobileIron
6 11 (23.91%) VMware
6 11 (23.91%) Symantec
6 11 (23.91%) HP
6 11 (23.91%) RightFax
6 11 (23.91%) IronPort
7 8 (17.39%) Veritas
7 8 (17.39%) Intel
8 5 (10.87%) Akamai
9 4 (8.70%) Citrix
10 2 (4.35%) Brocade
11 1 (2.17%) Cisco
11 1 (2.17%) Dell