The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 208 226 241
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 51 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.85% 4.71% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 31
Median salary £48,750 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
SCOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
470 446 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.42% 7.32% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 366 337 308
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCOM
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the North West region.

SCOM Salary Trend in the North West

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the North West

SCOM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -25 20 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Merseyside - 19 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +24 10 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Lancashire - 1 £22,500 - 1
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 70 (70.71%) Windows
2 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 56 (56.57%) DNS
4 53 (53.54%) Active Directory
4 53 (53.54%) SQL
5 50 (50.51%) PowerShell
6 49 (49.49%) Windows Server
7 43 (43.43%) VMware
8 36 (36.36%) SCCM
9 35 (35.35%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (33.33%) SCOrch
12 31 (31.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (30.30%) Finance
13 30 (30.30%) SAN
14 29 (29.29%) SNMP
15 27 (27.27%) IIS
15 27 (27.27%) Internet
15 27 (27.27%) Firewall
16 26 (26.26%) HP
16 26 (26.26%) Data Centre
17 24 (24.24%) PCI DSS
18 23 (23.23%) ITIL
19 22 (22.22%) Hyper-V
19 22 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (21.21%) Nagios
21 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
22 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 27 (27.27%) IIS
2 16 (16.16%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.05%) Confluence
5 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (16.16%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (16.16%) Amazon S3
3 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.04%) IaaS
4 4 (4.04%) Office 365
5 3 (3.03%) PaaS
6 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 56 (56.57%) DNS
2 30 (30.30%) SAN
3 29 (29.29%) SNMP
4 27 (27.27%) Firewall
4 27 (27.27%) Internet
5 18 (18.18%) NAS
6 16 (16.16%) GSM
7 13 (13.13%) DHCP
8 12 (12.12%) VoIP
9 8 (8.08%) BGP
9 8 (8.08%) Broadband
9 8 (8.08%) Ethernet
9 8 (8.08%) HSRP
9 8 (8.08%) IPv6
9 8 (8.08%) Junos
9 8 (8.08%) OSPF
9 8 (8.08%) TACACS
9 8 (8.08%) VPN
9 8 (8.08%) VRRP
9 8 (8.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.16%) Amazon Redshift
2 16 (16.16%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (16.16%) NoSQL
2 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.02%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.01%) DB2
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.05%) JIRA
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.13%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Back Office
4 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 4 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Administrator
1 18 (18.18%) Monitoring Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) DBA
2 17 (17.17%) SQL DBA
3 16 (16.16%) Senior DBA
3 16 (16.16%) Senior SQL DBA
4 13 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Analyst
6 6 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Designer
7 5 (5.05%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.04%) Design Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Lead Designer
8 4 (4.04%) Network Designer
8 4 (4.04%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) ELK Stack
2 2 (2.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.01%) WAP
3 1 (1.01%) WCF
3 1 (1.01%) WF
3 1 (1.01%) WSDL
3 1 (1.01%) XML
3 1 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) PKI
4 6 (6.06%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.05%) Wiki
6 4 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.03%) Replication
8 2 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.02%) IVR
8 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.01%) Clustering
9 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (70.71%) Windows
2 49 (49.49%) Windows Server
3 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (31.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (14.14%) Linux
7 7 (7.07%) Unix
8 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.03%) HPUX
10 1 (1.01%) AIX
10 1 (1.01%) Android
10 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (23.23%) ITIL
3 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.19%) DevOps
4 17 (17.17%) Customer Engagement
5 16 (16.16%) Data Architecture
5 16 (16.16%) Data Modelling
5 16 (16.16%) Scrum
5 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.11%) Network Management
8 8 (8.08%) ITIL V3
8 8 (8.08%) Project Management
9 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (7.07%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (6.06%) Network Planning
10 6 (6.06%) Performance Engineering
11 5 (5.05%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) SQL
2 50 (50.51%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.09%) Perl
4 8 (8.08%) PHP
4 8 (8.08%) Python
5 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.02%) VB
6 1 (1.01%) C
6 1 (1.01%) C#
6 1 (1.01%) Java
6 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (6.06%) MCSE
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
3 3 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (2.02%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.02%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.01%) CCA
5 1 (1.01%) MCITP
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.24%) PCI DSS
2 16 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.05%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (53.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 22 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (16.16%) VMware ESX
3 16 (16.16%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (7.07%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (7.07%) XenApp
5 5 (5.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.04%) vSphere
7 3 (3.03%) NFS
7 3 (3.03%) vCloud
8 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (36.36%) SCCM
2 33 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 21 (21.21%) Nagios
4 18 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 18 (18.18%) HP SIM
5 13 (13.13%) Puppet
6 11 (11.11%) RANCID
7 10 (10.10%) SCVMM
8 8 (8.08%) Cacti
8 8 (8.08%) OpenNMS
9 6 (6.06%) EdgeSight
10 4 (4.04%) SCDPM
11 3 (3.03%) PowerCLI
11 3 (3.03%) vRealize
11 3 (3.03%) WSUS
12 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
12 2 (2.02%) OpenView
12 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 43 (43.43%) VMware
3 26 (26.26%) HP
4 18 (18.18%) Cisco
5 11 (11.11%) Juniper
6 9 (9.09%) Citrix
7 8 (8.08%) Brocade
7 8 (8.08%) Ericsson
7 8 (8.08%) Foundry
7 8 (8.08%) Huawei
7 8 (8.08%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.08%) ZyXEL
8 7 (7.07%) Dell
9 4 (4.04%) Oracle
9 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.03%) Veeam
10 3 (3.03%) Zerto
11 2 (2.02%) Avaya
11 2 (2.02%) CommVault
11 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
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