The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 874 823 851
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +28
Permanent jobs citing MOF 22 58 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.053% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.065% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 25
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 £39,000 £45,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.19%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
England -50 18 £50,000 -16.66% 2
London -9 6 £75,000 +25.00%
South East -10 6 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey -6 3 - - 1
South West -19 3 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +19 2 £65,000 -7.14%
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Kent - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
Essex - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £50,000 -
Northampton - 2 £50,000 -
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
Swindon - 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £47,500 -
Egham - 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 38 (71.70%) ITIL
3 32 (60.38%) PRINCE2
3 32 (60.38%) Windows
4 30 (56.60%) Active Directory
5 28 (52.83%) SAN
6 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
6 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (32.08%) Office 365
7 17 (32.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (28.30%) Blackberry
8 15 (28.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (28.30%) MCSE
8 15 (28.30%) MS Office
8 15 (28.30%) SCOM
9 14 (26.42%) Service Management
9 14 (26.42%) Finance
9 14 (26.42%) Clustering
9 14 (26.42%) HP
9 14 (26.42%) DNS
9 14 (26.42%) iSCSI
9 14 (26.42%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (24.53%) Lync
10 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (24.53%) MS Project
11 12 (22.64%) EMC
11 12 (22.64%) NetApp
11 12 (22.64%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (22.64%) MobileIron
11 12 (22.64%) Apple iOS

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
2 15 (28.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (24.53%) Lync
4 11 (20.75%) IIS
5 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
6 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (9.43%) MS Project Server
8 5 (9.43%) SAS
8 5 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Office
2 13 (24.53%) MS Project
3 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
4 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
5 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Office 365
2 8 (15.09%) IaaS
2 8 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (52.83%) SAN
2 14 (26.42%) DNS
2 14 (26.42%) iSCSI
2 14 (26.42%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (18.87%) NAS
4 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications
5 5 (9.43%) Firewall
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) SMTP
6 2 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) HTTP
6 2 (3.77%) SSL
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Communications Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Management Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Service Management Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Service Management Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) IT Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Management Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) LAMP
2 1 (1.89%) Ajax
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Blackberry
2 14 (26.42%) Clustering
3 10 (18.87%) CLARiiON
4 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
5 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.55%) Informatics
7 3 (5.66%) Social Media
7 3 (5.66%) Blog
8 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
8 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.89%) Open Source
9 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.64%) Apple iOS
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Mobile
4 12 (22.64%) Android
5 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) Linux
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX
8 2 (3.77%) AIX
8 2 (3.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) ITIL
2 32 (60.38%) PRINCE2
3 14 (26.42%) Service Management
4 11 (20.75%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) UML
6 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Project Governance
7 5 (9.43%) Change Control
7 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
7 5 (9.43%) Project Planning
7 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
7 5 (9.43%) DSDM
7 5 (9.43%) CRM
7 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
8 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.55%) ITSM
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Dependency Management
9 3 (5.66%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) C++
3 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (28.30%) MCSE
3 10 (18.87%) Degree
4 7 (13.21%) MCITP
5 4 (7.55%) APMG
6 3 (5.66%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.55%) COBIT
3 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.77%) COREP
3 2 (3.77%) FINREP
3 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.77%) BS7799
System Software
1 30 (56.60%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.21%) vSphere
4 5 (9.43%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (9.43%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.66%) vCloud
6 2 (3.77%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) SCOM
2 10 (18.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (15.09%) SCOrch
3 8 (15.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (15.09%) SCSM
3 8 (15.09%) SCVMM
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Intune
3 8 (15.09%) SCCM
4 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) HP
3 12 (22.64%) EMC
3 12 (22.64%) NetApp
3 12 (22.64%) MobileIron
4 10 (18.87%) IronPort
4 10 (18.87%) RightFax
4 10 (18.87%) Symantec
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 7 (13.21%) IBM
6 3 (5.66%) BMC
6 3 (5.66%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Veritas
7 2 (3.77%) Teradata
8 1 (1.89%) Perforce
8 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
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