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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 176 147 169
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +22
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 19 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.86% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.95% 16.24% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 12
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £44,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
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
159 197 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.82% 5.29% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 123 153 169
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £47,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 6 £52,000 -
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 31 (83.78%) SCCM
2 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
3 25 (67.57%) Hyper-V
4 24 (64.86%) Windows
5 23 (62.16%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
6 19 (51.35%) SAN
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
7 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (37.84%) ITIL
8 14 (37.84%) Citrix
8 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (32.43%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (32.43%) Service Management
10 11 (29.73%) MCSE
10 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
11 10 (27.03%) SQL
11 10 (27.03%) Internet
11 10 (27.03%) SCVMM
11 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
11 10 (27.03%) NAS
12 9 (24.32%) iSCSI
12 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (24.32%) Backup Exec
12 9 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (24.32%) MCTS
12 9 (24.32%) MCITP
12 9 (24.32%) Symantec
12 9 (24.32%) McAfee

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (13.51%) Lync
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (10.81%) TPMS
6 3 (8.11%) IIS
7 2 (5.41%) Apache
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Office 365
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) Internet
2 10 (27.03%) NAS
3 9 (24.32%) iSCSI
4 8 (21.62%) IPsec
4 8 (21.62%) SNMP
4 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.51%) Unified Communications
6 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) DNS
7 2 (5.41%) Firewall
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
7 2 (5.41%) LAN
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
1 3 (8.11%) Greek Language
1 3 (8.11%) Polish Language
2 1 (2.70%) Billing
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Specialist
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Services Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Junior Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Junior
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Coaching
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Logistics
7 1 (2.70%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (32.43%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (29.73%) MCSE
4 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
5 9 (24.32%) MCP
5 9 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (24.32%) MCTS
5 9 (24.32%) MCITP
5 9 (24.32%) MCSA
5 9 (24.32%) CCNA
5 9 (24.32%) CCA
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) BS7799
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Hyper-V
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (21.62%) vCloud
4 8 (21.62%) vSphere
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (83.78%) SCCM
2 10 (27.03%) SCVMM
3 9 (24.32%) Backup Exec
4 8 (21.62%) OpenNMS
5 6 (16.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (16.22%) SCDPM
6 4 (10.81%) Puppet
6 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) Symantec
4 9 (24.32%) McAfee
4 9 (24.32%) Sophos
5 8 (21.62%) Dell
5 8 (21.62%) Veeam
5 8 (21.62%) Acronis
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) Avaya
8 3 (8.11%) Sage
8 3 (8.11%) Fujitsu
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