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 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 56 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 7 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% - 1.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.21% - 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £22,500 - £37,500
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
33 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.47% 6.46% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 44
Average salary £30,000 £41,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +11.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 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
Liverpool - 4 £22,500 -
Wirral - 3 - -
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Sage
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Netcool
5 4 (40.00%) Remedy
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) AIX
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) FMCG
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) SCVMM
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) Netcool
3 3 (30.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Sage
4 4 (40.00%) Remedy
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Avaya
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp