The table below looks at the statistics for MOF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOF over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 902 962 955
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -7
Permanent jobs citing MOF 9 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.002% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 18
Median salary £38,000 £45,875 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.16% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £30,575 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £61,175 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 - £48,750

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
83254 95993 97338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.26% 87.51% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69343 79334 77826
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

MOF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MOF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

MOF Salary Histogram in the UK

MOF
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOF within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +62 9 £38,000 -17.16%
South East - 5 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £38,000 -
Leeds - 4 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £38,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Berkshire - 2 £62,500 -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing MOF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MOF.

1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (53.33%) Service Management
4 7 (46.67%) Replication
4 7 (46.67%) CLARiiON
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Dell
4 7 (46.67%) EMC
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Avaya
4 7 (46.67%) SAN
4 7 (46.67%) CommVault
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) MS Office
4 7 (46.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (46.67%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
4 7 (46.67%) iPhone
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DHCP
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) IP Telephony
1 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Celerra
1 7 (46.67%) CLARiiON
1 7 (46.67%) iPad
1 7 (46.67%) iPhone
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (53.33%) Service Management
4 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
2 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) NetVault Backup
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) 3PAR
2 7 (46.67%) Avaya
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) CommVault
2 7 (46.67%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (46.67%) EMC
2 7 (46.67%) EqualLogic
2 7 (46.67%) HP