The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 48 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 22 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.65% 1.89% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.73% 28.57% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Median salary £48,250 £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.27% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £51,000 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £48,950
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
74 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.27% 6.60% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 14
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £30,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £46,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 15 £48,250 -12.27%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Finance
3 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 21 (65.63%) SCCM
4 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
5 20 (62.50%) SCOrch
6 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
6 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
6 18 (56.25%) ITIL
7 17 (53.13%) SCVMM
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 12 (37.50%) Banking
9 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.00%) VMware
10 8 (25.00%) SAN
11 7 (21.88%) Nagios
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) Office 365
11 7 (21.88%) Private Cloud
11 7 (21.88%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (18.75%) DevOps
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
12 6 (18.75%) Unix
12 6 (18.75%) Project Management
12 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (15.63%) Operations Management
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Confluence
1 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) NAS
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Skype
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
General
1 27 (84.38%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Server Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Monitoring Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Report Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (21.88%) Private Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) Wiki
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Unix
4 4 (12.50%) HPUX
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
3 5 (15.63%) Operations Management
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Server Hardening
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) SCCM
2 20 (62.50%) SCOrch
3 17 (53.13%) SCVMM
4 7 (21.88%) Nagios
5 3 (9.38%) EdgeSight
6 2 (6.25%) OpenView
6 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.25%) Puppet
6 2 (6.25%) SCDPM
6 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) InterSystems
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) 3PAR