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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 178 139 158
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +19
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 14 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 1.02% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.05% 23.03% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 30
Average salary £46,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.09% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £25,375 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
174 165 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.15% 4.44% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 136 218
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SCOM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £52,000 -
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 25 (78.13%) SCCM
2 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (71.88%) VMware
4 20 (62.50%) Hyper-V
5 19 (59.38%) Windows
6 18 (56.25%) SAN
7 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
8 14 (43.75%) ITIL
8 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
9 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (31.25%) vSphere
12 9 (28.13%) MCSE
12 9 (28.13%) CCNA
12 9 (28.13%) Citrix
12 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (28.13%) McAfee
12 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (28.13%) MCTS
13 8 (25.00%) SQL
13 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.00%) Internet
13 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
14 7 (21.88%) Oracle
14 7 (21.88%) IIS
14 7 (21.88%) MCP
14 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
14 7 (21.88%) MCSA

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
1 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.25%) TPMS
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Lync
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) Internet
2 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (21.88%) NAS
4 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 6 (18.75%) IPsec
4 6 (18.75%) SNMP
4 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) VLAN
5 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Server Support
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Debian
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.88%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Coaching
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL V2
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (28.13%) MCTS
2 9 (28.13%) MCSE
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.88%) MCP
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) CCA
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (21.88%) MCSA
3 7 (21.88%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (6.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) BS7799
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
3 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (31.25%) vSphere
4 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (18.75%) vCloud
4 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCVMM
2 7 (21.88%) Backup Exec
3 6 (18.75%) OpenNMS
4 5 (15.63%) SCDPM
5 4 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
7 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (6.25%) Puppet
7 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (3.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (71.88%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) McAfee
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Symantec
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 7 (21.88%) Sophos
5 6 (18.75%) Veeam
5 6 (18.75%) Acronis
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) Dell
6 3 (9.38%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) Nortel
Manchester, Lancashire
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