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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Rank 869 977 957
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -20
Permanent jobs citing MOF 7 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.009% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 14
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%

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
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
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 £31,028
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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

MOF Salary Histogram in the UK

MOF
Top 6 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 7 December 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 +94 7 £52,500 -19.23%
South East +66 2 - -
M4 Corridor +6 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £38,000 -
Leeds - 2 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £38,000 -

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
5 8 (50.00%) Service Management
5 8 (50.00%) CommVault
5 8 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (50.00%) Replication
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (50.00%) EqualLogic
5 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 8 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
5 8 (50.00%) NetVault Backup
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) MS Office
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) ITSM
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 4 (25.00%) vSphere
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (25.00%) Office 365
8 4 (25.00%) SQL 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 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) Celerra
3 4 (25.00%) CLARiiON
3 4 (25.00%) iPad
3 4 (25.00%) iPhone
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (50.00%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) NetVault Backup
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) CommVault
2 8 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 8 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (25.00%) Avaya
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) HP