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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 170 139 123
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -16
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.61% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.02% 8.04% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 15
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
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
239 199 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.34% 7.65% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 191 153 95
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 August 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (87.10%) Windows
3 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
4 22 (70.97%) SCCM
5 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
6 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
8 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
8 12 (38.71%) Lync
9 11 (35.48%) Unified Communications
9 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (35.48%) VMware
10 10 (32.26%) Symantec
10 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (29.03%) DNS
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
13 7 (22.58%) SCVMM
14 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (19.35%) ITIL
14 6 (19.35%) DHCP
14 6 (19.35%) EMC
14 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (19.35%) Citrix
14 6 (19.35%) SCDPM
15 5 (16.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 5 (16.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (67.74%) MS Exchange
2 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (38.71%) Lync
4 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (9.68%) IIS
8 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google Apps
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Unified Communications
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) NAS
5 3 (9.68%) Internet
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) S/MIME
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) PBX
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) Firewall
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) H.323
7 1 (3.23%) PSTN
7 1 (3.23%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Statistics
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM
4 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) MOF
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) MCTS
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) NCIE
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
3 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.68%) UAG
6 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.23%) XenServer
7 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) SCVMM
3 6 (19.35%) SCDPM
4 5 (16.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
5 4 (12.90%) SCOrch
6 3 (9.68%) SCSM
7 2 (6.45%) MOM
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (3.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Symantec
4 6 (19.35%) EMC
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) IBM
6 4 (12.90%) HP
7 3 (9.68%) Intel
7 3 (9.68%) Google
7 3 (9.68%) Postini
8 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.23%) Polycom
9 1 (3.23%) Mitel
9 1 (3.23%) McAfee
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) CommVault
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (3.23%) Siemens