The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 169 146 168
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.091% 1.13% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.31% 24.57% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
SCOM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
130 175 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.96% 4.59% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89 131 140
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCOM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Manchester

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) SCCM
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (86.67%) IIS
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (80.00%) ITIL
4 12 (80.00%) Cisco
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (60.00%) MCTS
5 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (53.33%) VMware
7 7 (46.67%) Firewall
7 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (40.00%) NetApp
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (40.00%) vSphere
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
8 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (40.00%) Coaching
9 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (86.67%) IIS
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) IT Support
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V2
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (60.00%) MCTS
2 5 (33.33%) MCP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (26.67%) NCDA
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
4 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
4 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (26.67%) McAfee
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Nortel
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
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