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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 955 960 953
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing MOF 1 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.017% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.020% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 37
Average salary - £58,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.61%
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%

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
90545 95411 102003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.93% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75257 77107 82195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 4 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 29 April 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
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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
Yorkshire +13 1 - -
West Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Leeds +6 1 - -
England -7 1 - -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) WSUS
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Sage
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (40.00%) BS7799
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Celerra
3 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) QMS
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) BS7799
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) ISO19770
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) vMotion
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas