The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 54 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.81% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 2.56% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
20 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.07% 6.11% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 38
Average salary £41,500 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.84% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SCOM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Merseyside region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Merseyside

SCOM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Liverpool +18 4 £44,000 -12.00%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) SAP
5 4 (36.36%) AIX
5 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) Netcool
5 4 (36.36%) Remedy
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
5 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
5 4 (36.36%) FMCG
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) CRM
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Avaya
6 3 (27.27%) Sage
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Sage 1000
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) UNIX

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
2 3 (27.27%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) FMCG
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Netcool
2 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
3 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 2 (18.18%) BladeLogic
3 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 3 (27.27%) Sage
4 3 (27.27%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) BMC
5 2 (18.18%) CA
5 2 (18.18%) McAfee
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Tripwire
5 2 (18.18%) Trend Micro