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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 169 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -12
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.79% 1.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.34% 11.93% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 18
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
268 176 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.04% 6.66% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 214 139 107
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (87.88%) Windows
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (66.67%) SCCM
5 21 (63.64%) MS Exchange
6 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
9 12 (36.36%) VMware
9 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (33.33%) Lync
10 11 (33.33%) DNS
11 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (27.27%) Unified Communications
12 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
13 8 (24.24%) Finance
14 7 (21.21%) Symantec
14 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
14 7 (21.21%) ITIL
14 7 (21.21%) SCVMM
15 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
15 6 (18.18%) EMC
15 6 (18.18%) Citrix
15 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
15 6 (18.18%) SCDPM
16 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (15.15%) DHCP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 16 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (33.33%) Lync
4 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (9.09%) IIS
7 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Apps
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) Unified Communications
3 5 (15.15%) DHCP
4 4 (12.12%) NAS
4 4 (12.12%) SAN
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
5 3 (9.09%) S/MIME
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) DMZ
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) H.323
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) PBX
7 1 (3.03%) PSTN
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) CMDB
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) UNIX
6 2 (6.06%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Migration
2 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.09%) Service Management
2 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.09%) Change Management
2 3 (9.09%) ITSM
2 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
2 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.03%) Security Management
4 1 (3.03%) Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 5 (15.15%) vSphere
6 4 (12.12%) XenApp
7 2 (6.06%) XenServer
7 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (66.67%) SCCM
2 7 (21.21%) SCVMM
3 6 (18.18%) SCDPM
4 4 (12.12%) SCOrch
4 4 (12.12%) NetBackup
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (9.09%) SCSM
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Symantec
4 6 (18.18%) EMC
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) IBM
7 3 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Intel
7 3 (9.09%) Google
7 3 (9.09%) Postini
8 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.03%) Nimsoft
9 1 (3.03%) Spiceworks
9 1 (3.03%) Polycom
9 1 (3.03%) McAfee
9 1 (3.03%) Mitel
9 1 (3.03%) Siemens
9 1 (3.03%) Dell