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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 162 142 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +32
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 1.03% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.04% 18.93% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 12
Average salary £46,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.36% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £31,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £43,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
138 206 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.40% 5.44% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 105 167 158
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 £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £47,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 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 19 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
(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 -9 3 £52,000 +36.84% 1
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 44 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (86.00%) Windows
3 42 (84.00%) SCCM
4 35 (70.00%) Hyper-V
5 31 (62.00%) VMware
5 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
6 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (42.00%) Citrix
10 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
11 18 (36.00%) SAN
12 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (30.00%) ITIL
13 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
14 14 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
14 14 (28.00%) Service Management
15 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
16 12 (24.00%) SQL
16 12 (24.00%) SCVMM
17 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
18 10 (20.00%) Veeam
18 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
18 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
19 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2003
19 9 (18.00%) MCSE
19 9 (18.00%) SLA

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (10.00%) Lync
8 4 (8.00%) TPMS
8 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (6.00%) IIS
10 2 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) SAN
2 9 (18.00%) Internet
2 9 (18.00%) NAS
3 8 (16.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (16.00%) LAN
3 8 (16.00%) WAN
4 7 (14.00%) DHCP
4 7 (14.00%) SNMP
4 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) IPsec
5 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.00%) Firewall
7 2 (4.00%) VLAN
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.00%) SSL
8 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Greek Language
2 6 (12.00%) Polish Language
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (10.00%) Junior
4 5 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) Service Management
3 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.00%) CRM
5 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.00%) Coaching
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) Change Management
7 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.00%) High Availability
9 2 (4.00%) Line Management
9 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.00%) Data Architecture
10 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (18.00%) MCSE
5 8 (16.00%) MCSA
5 8 (16.00%) CCNA
5 8 (16.00%) CCA
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (16.00%) MCP
5 8 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (16.00%) MCTS
5 8 (16.00%) MCITP
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (8.00%) Degree
9 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 6 (12.00%) BS7799
2 6 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.00%) vSphere
4 7 (14.00%) vCloud
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.00%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 42 (84.00%) SCCM
2 12 (24.00%) SCVMM
3 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (14.00%) OpenNMS
5 6 (12.00%) Puppet
5 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (10.00%) SCDPM
6 5 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 44 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) VMware
3 21 (42.00%) Citrix
4 10 (20.00%) Veeam
5 9 (18.00%) Symantec
6 8 (16.00%) McAfee
6 8 (16.00%) Sophos
7 7 (14.00%) Avaya
7 7 (14.00%) Dell
7 7 (14.00%) Acronis
7 7 (14.00%) Sage
8 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle
9 4 (8.00%) Cisco
9 4 (8.00%) NetApp
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £13000 - £15000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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