Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1176 1222 1285
Rank change year-on-year +46 +63 -10
Permanent jobs citing MOF 13 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.009% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 9
UK median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% -26.92% +18.18%
10th Percentile £30,050 £36,900 £33,975
90th Percentile £78,750 £69,750 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £41,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year +44.58% +4.40% -20.50%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

MOF
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MOF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MOF over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MOF 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
London +12 7 £29,000 -38.95% 1
UK excluding London +41 6 £60,000 +44.58%
East of England - 3 - -
South East +32 2 £82,500 +32.00%
Yorkshire +26 1 £37,500 -1.32%
North of England +6 1 £37,500 -1.32%

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) SCCM
4 8 (61.54%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (61.54%) MCSE
4 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (53.85%) QA
5 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
5 7 (53.85%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (46.15%) SCSM
6 6 (46.15%) SCOM
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (38.46%) Analytics
7 5 (38.46%) Yammer
7 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
7 5 (38.46%) Power BI
7 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
7 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (38.46%) MCSA
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) DHCP
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) Citrix
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 4 (30.77%) VMware

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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Yammer
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Power BI
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) AdminStudio
1 3 (23.08%) MSI
1 3 (23.08%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Cloud Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Power BI Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) SCCM Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Customer Engagement
2 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
6 3 (23.08%) Power Management
6 3 (23.08%) Presales
6 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
6 3 (23.08%) Software Distribution
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (15.38%) Network Management
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
8 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
3 3 (23.08%) MCTS
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) HP ASE
4 2 (15.38%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (15.38%) VMware NSX
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) SCOM
2 6 (46.15%) SCSM
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (23.08%) WMI
4 3 (23.08%) WSUS
5 2 (15.38%) Ansible
5 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (15.38%) Puppet
5 2 (15.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Arista
3 2 (15.38%) Aruba
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Intel