The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 164 124 167
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +43
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 59 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 1.42% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.53% 28.50% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £43,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.17% -2.40%
Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
133 207 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.37% 4.97% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 109 169 87
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
SCOM
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -13 2 £45,000 +28.57%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 63 (96.92%) Microsoft
2 56 (86.15%) Windows
3 53 (81.54%) SCCM
4 44 (67.69%) Hyper-V
5 41 (63.08%) Active Directory
6 37 (56.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (50.77%) VMware
8 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (41.54%) Citrix
9 27 (41.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (38.46%) ITIL
12 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
12 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
13 21 (32.31%) MS Excel
13 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (29.23%) SQL
15 18 (27.69%) MCTS
16 17 (26.15%) Windows 7
17 16 (24.62%) SharePoint
17 16 (24.62%) Citrix Certification
18 15 (23.08%) MCITP
18 15 (23.08%) SCVMM
19 14 (21.54%) Service Management
19 14 (21.54%) Finance
19 14 (21.54%) SAN
19 14 (21.54%) Symantec
19 14 (21.54%) MCSE
20 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
2 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (24.62%) SharePoint
4 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (12.31%) Lync
7 6 (9.23%) IIS
8 5 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (7.69%) TPMS
9 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (6.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (32.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) SAN
2 12 (18.46%) LAN
2 12 (18.46%) WAN
3 11 (16.92%) DHCP
3 11 (16.92%) DNS
4 8 (12.31%) Firewall
5 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.23%) Unified Communications
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (7.69%) NAS
6 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.15%) IPsec
7 4 (6.15%) Internet
7 4 (6.15%) SNMP
7 4 (6.15%) iSCSI
8 3 (4.62%) VPN
9 2 (3.08%) SSL
10 1 (1.54%) MPLS
10 1 (1.54%) VLAN
10 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Retail
2 8 (12.31%) Greek Language
2 8 (12.31%) Polish Language
2 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Support Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Junior Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Junior
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) IT Support
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Web Services
2 2 (3.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.62%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (86.15%) Windows
2 37 (56.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (26.15%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 14 (21.54%) Service Management
3 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
4 10 (15.38%) CRM
5 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
6 6 (9.23%) Migration
7 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.15%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.62%) Change Management
9 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.08%) High Availability
11 1 (1.54%) Data Architecture
11 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.54%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.54%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.54%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.54%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) C
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (27.69%) MCTS
3 16 (24.62%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (23.08%) MCITP
5 14 (21.54%) MCSE
6 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (13.85%) MCP
7 9 (13.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (13.85%) MCSA
8 8 (12.31%) CCNA
8 8 (12.31%) CCA
8 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (12.31%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (10.77%) Degree
10 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.54%) NCIE
11 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) BS7799
2 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (67.69%) Hyper-V
2 41 (63.08%) Active Directory
3 26 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (15.38%) vSphere
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.15%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (6.15%) UAG
6 4 (6.15%) vCloud
7 3 (4.62%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.54%) Cronacle
8 1 (1.54%) XenApp
8 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 53 (81.54%) SCCM
2 15 (23.08%) SCVMM
3 9 (13.85%) Backup Exec
4 8 (12.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (7.69%) SCDPM
6 4 (6.15%) MOM
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (6.15%) OpenNMS
6 4 (6.15%) Puppet
6 4 (6.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.62%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.54%) SCSM
8 1 (1.54%) OpenView
8 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 63 (96.92%) Microsoft
2 33 (50.77%) VMware
3 27 (41.54%) Citrix
4 14 (21.54%) Symantec
5 11 (16.92%) NetApp
6 10 (15.38%) Cisco
7 9 (13.85%) Avaya
7 9 (13.85%) Sage
8 8 (12.31%) McAfee
8 8 (12.31%) Sophos
8 8 (12.31%) Fujitsu
8 8 (12.31%) Veeam
9 4 (6.15%) Dell
9 4 (6.15%) Acronis
10 1 (1.54%) EMC
10 1 (1.54%) CommVault
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle
10 1 (1.54%) HP
10 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
Manchester
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago