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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 172 168 131
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -37
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 18 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.45% 1.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.15% 11.54% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 59
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
193 156 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.40% 3.89% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131 128 187
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) SCOrch
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 6 (50.00%) IIS
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (33.33%) MCTS
8 4 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (25.00%) Change Control
9 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
10 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
10 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (16.67%) Cronacle

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) NCDA
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCOrch
2 6 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
4 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (8.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
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