The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 50 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.87% - 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £22,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
SCOM
Merseyside

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

Systems Management Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
24 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.23% 5.19% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 35
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SCOM
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Liverpool

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) Sage
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) vSphere
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (37.50%) Sage 1000
6 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Avaya
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) CRM
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) High Availability

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Junior
1 3 (37.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MOF
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) NCIE
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Sage
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) Mitel
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) CommVault