The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 90 115 127
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.66% 2.25% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
SCOM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
79 89 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.96% 6.13% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 83 139
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Cheshire region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Cheshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Warrington - 4 £25,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 4 £34,000 -
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) SCCM
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
7 5 (35.71%) SLA
7 5 (35.71%) Workflow
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) SOA
8 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (28.57%) Back Office
8 4 (28.57%) Information Management
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
8 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Back Office
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) WAP
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) WF
2 1 (7.14%) WSDL
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Information Management
2 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Ganglia
3 1 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) CommVault
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk