The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 152 154 139
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 16 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.72% 10.96% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 17
Average salary £37,500 £34,347 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.17% -4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,712 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
SCOM
West Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
238 228 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.02% 6.88% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 204 169 110
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SCOM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Leeds

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 42 (89.36%) Active Directory
2 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
3 32 (68.09%) SCCM
4 28 (59.57%) Windows
5 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
7 17 (36.17%) VMware
7 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
9 14 (29.79%) Finance
9 14 (29.79%) DNS
10 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
10 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (27.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
12 10 (21.28%) ITIL
12 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
13 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
13 9 (19.15%) PKI
13 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (17.02%) SCVMM
14 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
15 7 (14.89%) Network Management
15 7 (14.89%) Legal
16 6 (12.77%) NetBackup
16 6 (12.77%) SCDPM
17 5 (10.64%) Lync
17 5 (10.64%) CMDB
17 5 (10.64%) Symantec

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.64%) Lync
5 3 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.38%) DMZ
3 3 (6.38%) S/MIME
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Active Directory Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) PKI
2 5 (10.64%) CMDB
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 1 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) Network Management
4 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) ITSM
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
6 2 (4.26%) Workflow
6 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.26%) Software Distribution
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
7 1 (2.13%) High Availability
7 1 (2.13%) Line Management
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (89.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) Hyper-V
3 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) vSphere
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.13%) XenApp
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
7 1 (2.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 32 (68.09%) SCCM
2 13 (27.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (17.02%) SCVMM
4 6 (12.77%) NetBackup
4 6 (12.77%) SCDPM
5 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (4.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.17%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Symantec
4 4 (8.51%) NetApp
5 3 (6.38%) Postini
5 3 (6.38%) Google
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) Intel
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Remedy
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Nimsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Spiceworks
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.13%) Lotus
7 1 (2.13%) HP
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago