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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 47 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 19 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.30% 2.32% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 43.18% 28.57% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £43,750 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
44 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.65% 8.12% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 22
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,500 £60,000
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 21 February 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 +7 12 £43,750 -27.08%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Finance
3 20 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
4 19 (63.33%) SCCM
4 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
5 18 (60.00%) SCVMM
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (56.67%) SCOrch
7 15 (50.00%) ITIL
8 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (30.00%) Banking
10 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (26.67%) VMware
11 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (23.33%) Private Cloud
12 7 (23.33%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (23.33%) Office 365
13 6 (20.00%) DevOps
13 6 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
13 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (20.00%) Unix
13 6 (20.00%) SAN
14 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (16.67%) Operations Management
15 4 (13.33%) MS Office
15 4 (13.33%) Nagios
15 4 (13.33%) HPUX

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 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (23.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) NAS
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) Skype
2 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 24 (80.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Server Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Monitoring Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Report Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (23.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) HPUX
4 4 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Server Hardening
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) SCCM
2 18 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 17 (56.67%) SCOrch
4 4 (13.33%) Nagios
5 3 (10.00%) SCDPM
6 2 (6.67%) OpenView
6 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.67%) Puppet
6 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
7 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) InterSystems
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR