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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 161 145 177
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +32
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 1.00% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.41% 18.97% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 10
Average salary £47,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £43,500 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
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
145 195 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.57% 5.28% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 109 156 154
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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 -10 4 £52,000 +36.84%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (84.62%) SCCM
3 30 (76.92%) Windows
4 25 (64.10%) Hyper-V
5 23 (58.97%) VMware
6 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
7 18 (46.15%) SAN
7 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
9 15 (38.46%) ITIL
9 15 (38.46%) Citrix
9 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (35.90%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (35.90%) Service Management
11 12 (30.77%) SQL
12 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
13 10 (25.64%) MCSE
13 10 (25.64%) Symantec
13 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
13 10 (25.64%) SCVMM
14 9 (23.08%) NAS
14 9 (23.08%) Backup Exec
14 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (23.08%) MCTS
14 9 (23.08%) MCITP
14 9 (23.08%) McAfee
14 9 (23.08%) Sophos
14 9 (23.08%) Internet

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (28.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (12.82%) Lync
6 4 (10.26%) TPMS
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (7.69%) IIS
8 2 (5.13%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) SAN
2 9 (23.08%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) NAS
3 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
4 7 (17.95%) IPsec
4 7 (17.95%) SNMP
4 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.82%) DNS
5 5 (12.82%) DHCP
5 5 (12.82%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall
7 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) LAN
7 2 (5.13%) WAN
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Greek Language
2 5 (12.82%) Polish Language
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Services Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Junior
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Junior Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Service Management
3 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.38%) CRM
5 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.56%) Logistics
9 1 (2.56%) Data Architecture
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.56%) High Availability
9 1 (2.56%) Change Control
9 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Citrix Certification
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (25.64%) MCSE
2 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) MCP
3 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (23.08%) MCTS
3 9 (23.08%) MCITP
3 9 (23.08%) MCSA
3 9 (23.08%) CCNA
3 9 (23.08%) CCA
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) BS7799
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Hyper-V
2 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.95%) vSphere
4 7 (17.95%) vCloud
5 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.56%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 33 (84.62%) SCCM
2 10 (25.64%) SCVMM
3 9 (23.08%) Backup Exec
4 7 (17.95%) OpenNMS
5 5 (12.82%) Puppet
5 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (12.82%) SCDPM
5 5 (12.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (58.97%) VMware
3 15 (38.46%) Citrix
4 10 (25.64%) Symantec
5 9 (23.08%) McAfee
5 9 (23.08%) Sophos
6 8 (20.51%) Veeam
7 7 (17.95%) Acronis
7 7 (17.95%) Dell
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 5 (12.82%) Avaya
8 5 (12.82%) Fujitsu
8 5 (12.82%) Sage
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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