The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 113 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.43% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.07% 6.59% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
58 91 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.58% 5.30% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Runcorn -2 4 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Warrington +13 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SCOM 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 SCOM.

1 22 (95.65%) SCCM
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 18 (78.26%) MS Exchange
3 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (73.91%) NetApp
5 16 (69.57%) Hyper-V
6 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (39.13%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (39.13%) EMC
8 8 (34.78%) McAfee
9 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) Service Management
11 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
11 2 (8.70%) DHCP
11 2 (8.70%) DNS
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.70%) ITIL
12 1 (4.35%) CCNA
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (4.35%) SLA
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco
12 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
12 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (4.35%) MCITP
12 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SCOM 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 SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (78.26%) MS Exchange
2 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) SCCM
2 9 (39.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) NetApp
4 9 (39.13%) EMC
5 8 (34.78%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago