The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MOF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MOF over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 878 917 956
Rank change year-on-year +39 +39  
Permanent jobs citing MOF 5 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.007% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 15
Median salary £29,000 £48,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.58% -23.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £55,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -50.22% -11.60%  

MOF is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

MOF
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MOF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MOF in the UK

MOF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOF.

Salary trend for MOF 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 24 June 2017. 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 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 +52 5 £29,000 -39.58%
London +30 3 £29,000 -38.94%
South East +47 2 £27,500 -56.00%
City of London - 2 £29,000 -
Berkshire +32 1 £27,500 -56.00%
Bracknell - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Travis CI
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Semantic Web
5 3 (30.00%) SPARQL
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)

MOF
Co-occurring 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Triplestore
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) Grails
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) React
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (30.00%) Semantic Web
4 2 (20.00%) Celerra
4 2 (20.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (20.00%) iPad
4 2 (20.00%) iPhone
4 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (30.00%) RDF
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) HP ASE
3 2 (20.00%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Docker
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCSM
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) Arista
4 2 (20.00%) Aruba
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Intel
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec