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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 894 838 884
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +46
Permanent jobs citing MOF 21 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.036% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.044% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 18
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%

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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

MOF Salary Histogram in the UK

MOF
Top 28 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 30 September 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 -64 19 £50,000 -9.09% 1
London -16 8 £70,000 +16.66%
South East -11 6 £50,000 -13.04%
City of London +23 4 £65,000 -31.57%
Yorkshire - 4 £38,750 - 1
Leeds - 4 £38,750 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £38,750 - 1
South West -24 3 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey -5 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Kent - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
Fareham - 2 £30,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £50,000 -
Northampton - 2 £50,000 -
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
Swindon - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
Chippenham - 1 £47,500 -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (82.54%) Microsoft
2 46 (73.02%) ITIL
3 38 (60.32%) Windows
4 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
5 33 (52.38%) SAN
6 32 (50.79%) PRINCE2
7 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
9 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (33.33%) Office 365
10 19 (30.16%) DNS
10 19 (30.16%) MCSE
10 19 (30.16%) Clustering
11 18 (28.57%) Service Management
11 18 (28.57%) IIS
11 18 (28.57%) Lync
12 17 (26.98%) EMC
12 17 (26.98%) NetApp
13 16 (25.40%) HP
13 16 (25.40%) Blackberry
13 16 (25.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 16 (25.40%) MS Office
13 16 (25.40%) SCOM
14 15 (23.81%) Finance
15 14 (22.22%) VMware
15 14 (22.22%) iSCSI
15 14 (22.22%) SharePoint
15 14 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
15 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.57%) IIS
2 18 (28.57%) Lync
3 16 (25.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (12.70%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (6.35%) MS Project Server
8 4 (6.35%) SAS
9 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Office
2 12 (19.05%) MS Project
3 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 8 (12.70%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) Office 365
2 12 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (9.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (52.38%) SAN
2 19 (30.16%) DNS
3 14 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 14 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (17.46%) NAS
5 8 (12.70%) Unified Communications
5 8 (12.70%) Internet
5 8 (12.70%) Firewall
5 8 (12.70%) WAN
6 6 (9.52%) SMTP
6 6 (9.52%) SSL
6 6 (9.52%) HTTP
7 2 (3.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Consultant
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Communications Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Management Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) IT Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Management Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Service Management Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Service Management Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Clustering
2 16 (25.40%) Blackberry
3 11 (17.46%) CLARiiON
4 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
6 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.35%) Social Media
7 4 (6.35%) Informatics
7 4 (6.35%) Blog
8 3 (4.76%) Reference Data
8 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Windows
2 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.63%) Apple iOS
4 13 (20.63%) Windows Mobile
4 13 (20.63%) Android
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.52%) UNIX
6 6 (9.52%) AIX
6 6 (9.52%) Solaris
6 6 (9.52%) Linux
6 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (73.02%) ITIL
2 32 (50.79%) PRINCE2
3 18 (28.57%) Service Management
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.70%) Data Protection
5 8 (12.70%) CRM
6 7 (11.11%) UML
7 6 (9.52%) Change Control
8 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Change Management
9 4 (6.35%) ITSM
9 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
9 4 (6.35%) Data Management
9 4 (6.35%) DSDM
9 4 (6.35%) Project Governance
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL V3
9 4 (6.35%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (30.16%) MCSE
3 11 (17.46%) MCITP
4 10 (15.87%) Degree
5 5 (7.94%) MCTS
6 4 (6.35%) APMG
7 2 (3.17%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.35%) COBIT
3 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.76%) COREP
3 3 (4.76%) FINREP
4 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.17%) BS7799
System Software
1 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 12 (19.05%) vSphere
3 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (12.70%) ISA Server
4 8 (12.70%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (9.52%) NFS
6 4 (6.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) SCOM
2 11 (17.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (9.52%) SCOrch
3 6 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (9.52%) SCSM
3 6 (9.52%) SCVMM
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Intune
3 6 (9.52%) SCCM
4 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (82.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.98%) EMC
2 17 (26.98%) NetApp
3 16 (25.40%) HP
4 14 (22.22%) VMware
5 13 (20.63%) IBM
5 13 (20.63%) MobileIron
6 11 (17.46%) RightFax
6 11 (17.46%) IronPort
6 11 (17.46%) Symantec
7 6 (9.52%) Veritas
8 4 (6.35%) BMC
8 4 (6.35%) CA
9 3 (4.76%) Teradata
10 2 (3.17%) Akamai
11 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.59%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) SAP
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco
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Salary: £38,651 per annum
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