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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 879 846 866
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Permanent jobs citing MOF 17 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.033% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.040% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 19
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £45,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -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
92333 86744 92837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.25% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73720 71172 78538
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

MOF Salary Histogram in the UK

MOF
Top 13 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 17 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 -52 17 £65,000 +30.00% 1
London -4 10 £66,250 +10.41%
City of London +17 6 £65,000 -31.57%
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Leeds - 3 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -3 2 £30,000 -29.41%
South East -7 2 £30,000 -45.45%
Fareham -9 2 £30,000 -29.41%
South West -28 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland - 1 £55,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 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 51 (78.46%) Microsoft
2 47 (72.31%) ITIL
3 39 (60.00%) Windows
4 33 (50.77%) SAN
5 30 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 27 (41.54%) PRINCE2
7 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 22 (33.85%) IIS
8 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (32.31%) NetApp
9 21 (32.31%) Office 365
10 20 (30.77%) DNS
10 20 (30.77%) Service Management
10 20 (30.77%) Clustering
10 20 (30.77%) Lync
11 19 (29.23%) EMC
11 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (26.15%) MCSE
12 17 (26.15%) IBM
12 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
13 16 (24.62%) HP
13 16 (24.62%) Blackberry
13 16 (24.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 15 (23.08%) MS Office
14 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
14 15 (23.08%) Finance
14 15 (23.08%) VMware
14 15 (23.08%) vSphere
15 14 (21.54%) NAS
16 13 (20.00%) Internet

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 22 (33.85%) IIS
3 20 (30.77%) Lync
4 16 (24.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (12.31%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (4.62%) MS Project Server
10 3 (4.62%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Office
2 11 (16.92%) MS Project
3 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
4 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.31%) Office 365
2 12 (18.46%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.77%) SAN
2 20 (30.77%) DNS
3 14 (21.54%) NAS
4 13 (20.00%) Internet
5 10 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 10 (15.38%) Unified Communications
5 10 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (12.31%) Firewall
6 8 (12.31%) WAN
7 7 (10.77%) SMTP
7 7 (10.77%) SSL
7 7 (10.77%) HTTP
8 2 (3.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Consultant
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Administrator
4 10 (15.38%) Communications Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Architect
6 7 (10.77%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Information Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Management Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Management Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Service Management Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Information Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Clustering
2 16 (24.62%) Blackberry
3 11 (16.92%) CLARiiON
4 9 (13.85%) Client/Server
5 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
6 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.15%) Informatics
7 4 (6.15%) Blog
7 4 (6.15%) Reference Data
7 4 (6.15%) Data Integration
7 4 (6.15%) Social Media
8 1 (1.54%) Replication
8 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 13 (20.00%) Android
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.38%) UNIX
5 10 (15.38%) Solaris
5 10 (15.38%) Linux
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) ITIL
2 27 (41.54%) PRINCE2
3 20 (30.77%) Service Management
4 11 (16.92%) Load Balancing
4 11 (16.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (16.92%) Project Management
5 8 (12.31%) Data Protection
5 8 (12.31%) CRM
6 7 (10.77%) UML
6 7 (10.77%) Change Control
7 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.69%) Data Management
8 4 (6.15%) Information Management
8 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Change Management
8 4 (6.15%) ITSM
8 4 (6.15%) EAI
8 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.15%) ETL
8 4 (6.15%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) Perl
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.15%) MCSE
3 13 (20.00%) MCITP
4 10 (15.38%) Degree
5 5 (7.69%) MCTS
6 4 (6.15%) MCDBA
6 4 (6.15%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.15%) COBIT
2 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.15%) COREP
2 4 (6.15%) FINREP
3 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.08%) BS7799
System Software
1 30 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
3 15 (23.08%) vSphere
4 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (12.31%) NFS
5 8 (12.31%) ISA Server
5 8 (12.31%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (6.15%) vCloud
7 2 (3.08%) XenApp
7 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (15.38%) SCOM
3 4 (6.15%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.08%) WSUS
4 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (78.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.31%) NetApp
3 19 (29.23%) EMC
4 17 (26.15%) IBM
5 16 (24.62%) HP
6 15 (23.08%) VMware
7 13 (20.00%) MobileIron
8 11 (16.92%) RightFax
8 11 (16.92%) IronPort
8 11 (16.92%) Symantec
9 7 (10.77%) Veritas
10 4 (6.15%) Akamai
10 4 (6.15%) Teradata
10 4 (6.15%) BMC
10 4 (6.15%) CA
11 3 (4.62%) Intel
12 1 (1.54%) Citrix
12 1 (1.54%) Dell
12 1 (1.54%) SAP
12 1 (1.54%) Cisco
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