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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 52 53 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.85% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.57% 9.52% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £44,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% +34.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
35 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.48% 4.43% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 2016. 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 +8 10 £55,000 +23.59%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Nagios
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
1 10 (100.00%) EdgeSight
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) PaaS
2 8 (80.00%) Confluence
2 8 (80.00%) SCOrch
2 8 (80.00%) IaaS
2 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Wiki
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Confluence
1 8 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) IaaS
1 8 (80.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (80.00%) Wiki
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) EdgeSight
1 10 (100.00%) Nagios
2 8 (80.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft