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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 876 884 887
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing MOF 21 48 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.040% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.048% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 9
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,270 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £75,000 £64,125
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%

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
90836 100276 87895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.05% 82.70% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73816 81539 72340
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 May 2015 within the UK.

MOF Salary Histogram in the UK

MOF
Top 15 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 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 14 £62,500 -3.84% 3
South East +20 8 £62,500 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +22 3 £37,000 -
Yorkshire +16 3 £37,000 -
Leeds +15 3 £37,000 -
Scotland +9 3 £62,500 +13.63%
Edinburgh - 3 £62,500 -
Oxford - 3 £100,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £100,000 -
City of London +42 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
London +16 2 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Surrey +33 1 £55,000 -26.66% 1
South West -5 1 £70,000 -
Bristol - 1 £70,000 -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) ITIL
2 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
3 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (68.57%) SCOM
5 23 (65.71%) VMware
6 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (51.43%) Firewall
8 18 (51.43%) Hyper-V
9 17 (48.57%) SharePoint
9 17 (48.57%) SQL
10 16 (45.71%) Data Protection
11 15 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (42.86%) Office 365
11 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
11 15 (42.86%) Lync
11 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (42.86%) IIS
11 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
11 15 (42.86%) CRM
11 15 (42.86%) ISA Server
11 15 (42.86%) WAN
11 15 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (40.00%) MS Office

MOF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 17 (48.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (42.86%) Lync
2 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (42.86%) IIS
2 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Office
2 12 (34.29%) MS Project
3 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (42.86%) Office 365
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.29%) IaaS
3 5 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (8.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
3 9 (25.71%) SAN
4 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.43%) VoIP
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) TACACS
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) Head of Operations
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (45.71%) Data Protection
3 15 (42.86%) CRM
4 7 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Network Management
6 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Document Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (51.43%) Hyper-V
4 15 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (42.86%) ISA Server
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (11.43%) XenApp
6 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.43%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (68.57%) SCOM
2 9 (25.71%) SCCM
3 6 (17.14%) SCSM
4 5 (14.29%) SCOrch
4 5 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Intune
4 5 (14.29%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (65.71%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) Infor
4 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Intel
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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