The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 62 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 1.68% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.53% 46.67% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,123 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.18% +61.40%
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 Lancashire region.

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
19 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.70% 3.61% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 20
Average salary £33,500 £37,123 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +21.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,561 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,900 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Lancashire

SCOM
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Mimecast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 6 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) VMware