The first table below looks at the demand for MOF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOF over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 892 879 876
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing MOF 43 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.010% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 26
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,710 £57,500 £18,695
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98637 89146 96305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.84% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79209 73162 81821
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%

MOF
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MOF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MOF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOF within the UK.

MOF Salary Trend in the UK

MOF
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MOF over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

MOF Salary Histogram in the UK

MOF
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOF within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
England -7 41 £65,000 +13.04% 6
London -32 24 £65,000 -7.14% 2
City of London - 8 £65,000 -
Scotland - 5 £55,000 -
Surrey 0 3 £60,000 +4.34%
South East -9 3 £60,000 +4.34% 1
South West - 3 £70,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £70,000 -
Swindon - 3 £70,000 -
East of England -4 2 £102,500 +78.26%
Essex - 2 £102,500 -
East Midlands -17 1 - -
Leeds -19 1 - -
West Yorkshire -29 1 - -
Yorkshire -47 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Oldham - 1 - -
St Helens - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 66 (89.19%) ITIL
2 58 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 51 (68.92%) Windows
4 38 (51.35%) SAN
5 37 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 35 (47.30%) PRINCE2
6 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (45.95%) Hyper-V
8 31 (41.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (39.19%) MS Exchange
10 28 (37.84%) MCSE
11 25 (33.78%) NetApp
12 24 (32.43%) IIS
13 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (28.38%) VMware
13 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (28.38%) Lync
14 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
15 19 (25.68%) EMC
15 19 (25.68%) Office 365
15 19 (25.68%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (25.68%) SCOM
16 18 (24.32%) NAS
17 17 (22.97%) Internet
17 17 (22.97%) MCITP
18 16 (21.62%) Service Management
18 16 (21.62%) IBM
18 16 (21.62%) Linux
18 16 (21.62%) UNIX
19 15 (20.27%) Solaris

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 29 (39.19%) MS Exchange
2 24 (32.43%) IIS
3 21 (28.38%) Lync
4 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
5 15 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (9.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (6.76%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.76%) MS Project
3 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Office 365
2 13 (17.57%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (51.35%) SAN
2 18 (24.32%) NAS
3 17 (22.97%) Internet
4 14 (18.92%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (18.92%) iSCSI
4 14 (18.92%) Firewall
5 13 (17.57%) WAN
6 10 (13.51%) DNS
7 8 (10.81%) Unified Communications
8 6 (8.11%) SMTP
8 6 (8.11%) HTTP
8 6 (8.11%) SSL
9 1 (1.35%) LAN
9 1 (1.35%) Wireless
9 1 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Law
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Legal
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Consultant
2 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Consultant
3 14 (18.92%) Administrator
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) Service Manager
6 6 (8.11%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Communications Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) SCCM Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.05%) IT Director
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Project Director
9 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Clustering
2 12 (16.22%) Client/Server
3 9 (12.16%) CLARiiON
4 7 (9.46%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.76%) PMI
6 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.05%) Reference Data
7 3 (4.05%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.70%) Replication
8 2 (2.70%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.35%) Social Media
9 1 (1.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (25.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (21.62%) Linux
5 16 (21.62%) UNIX
6 15 (20.27%) Solaris
7 12 (16.22%) AIX
8 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
8 7 (9.46%) Android
9 6 (8.11%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (89.19%) ITIL
2 35 (47.30%) PRINCE2
3 16 (21.62%) Service Management
4 13 (17.57%) Data Protection
5 12 (16.22%) CRM
6 11 (14.86%) Project Management
6 11 (14.86%) Load Balancing
7 9 (12.16%) Change Control
8 7 (9.46%) TDD
8 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
11 4 (5.41%) Data Management
12 3 (4.05%) EAI
12 3 (4.05%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.05%) ETL
12 3 (4.05%) UML
12 3 (4.05%) RDF
12 3 (4.05%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.81%) Perl
3 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (37.84%) MCSE
3 17 (22.97%) MCITP
4 10 (13.51%) MCTS
5 5 (6.76%) MCDBA
5 5 (6.76%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.35%) NCIE
6 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.05%) COREP
1 3 (4.05%) FINREP
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (45.95%) Hyper-V
3 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (18.92%) vSphere
5 12 (16.22%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (16.22%) ISA Server
6 8 (10.81%) NFS
7 7 (9.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (8.11%) XenApp
8 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
9 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (25.68%) SCOM
2 14 (18.92%) SCCM
3 7 (9.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (9.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (8.11%) SCSM
4 6 (8.11%) SCDPM
4 6 (8.11%) SCOrch
4 6 (8.11%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) NetApp
3 21 (28.38%) VMware
4 19 (25.68%) EMC
5 16 (21.62%) IBM
6 11 (14.86%) HP
7 8 (10.81%) Intel
7 8 (10.81%) Symantec
8 7 (9.46%) IronPort
8 7 (9.46%) MobileIron
8 7 (9.46%) RightFax
9 6 (8.11%) Veritas
9 6 (8.11%) Citrix
10 5 (6.76%) Akamai
11 3 (4.05%) SAP
11 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (4.05%) Teradata
12 2 (2.70%) Brocade
13 1 (1.35%) Cisco
13 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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