The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 63 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.47% 0.34% 1.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.82% 9.09% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £22,500 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.52% -1.80%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 22 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.92% 3.74% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 58
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram 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 22 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
Liverpool +2 3 £22,500 -57.14%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) Sage
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (37.50%) MCITP
6 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) Avaya
7 2 (25.00%) CRM
7 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 2 (25.00%) MCP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) MOF
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) NCIE
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Sage
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Facebook
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter
6 1 (12.50%) Mitel
6 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) CommVault