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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 146 162 137
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 24 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.32% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.91% 5.31% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,249 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
220 207 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.14% 6.07% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 196 161 113
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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 6 March 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 44 (83.02%) Active Directory
2 40 (75.47%) SCCM
3 37 (69.81%) Microsoft
4 26 (49.06%) Windows
5 23 (43.40%) VMware
6 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
7 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
9 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (26.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
10 13 (24.53%) ITIL
11 12 (22.64%) Legal
11 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
11 12 (22.64%) Network Management
12 11 (20.75%) Finance
12 11 (20.75%) DNS
13 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
13 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (16.98%) PKI
14 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.98%) SCVMM
15 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
15 8 (15.09%) NetBackup
15 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
16 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.43%) IIS
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.77%) Lync
6 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
3 4 (7.55%) NAS
4 3 (5.66%) DMZ
5 2 (3.77%) SAN
6 1 (1.89%) S/MIME
6 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.64%) Legal
2 11 (20.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Consultant
2 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) Analyst
3 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
5 2 (3.77%) Administrator
5 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (1.89%) Server Support
6 1 (1.89%) Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
1 1 (1.89%) XML
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
1 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) PKI
2 5 (9.43%) CMDB
2 5 (9.43%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.55%) UNIX
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Network Management
3 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.77%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.89%) Line Management
7 1 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.89%) High Availability
7 1 (1.89%) Change Control
7 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Change Management
7 1 (1.89%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) VCP4
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 44 (83.02%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
3 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.43%) vSphere
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.77%) UAG
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.89%) XenApp
8 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (75.47%) SCCM
2 14 (26.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 9 (16.98%) SCVMM
4 8 (15.09%) NetBackup
5 5 (9.43%) SCDPM
6 2 (3.77%) SCSM
7 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (43.40%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) EMC
3 5 (9.43%) Intel
3 5 (9.43%) Symantec
4 4 (7.55%) NetApp
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) Lotus
5 2 (3.77%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) Postini
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