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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 202 238 221
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 32 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.42% 6.62% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 30
Median salary £54,375 £40,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.93% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £34,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
380 287 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.87% 4.49% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 303 219 281
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +6.54%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Merseyside +13 16 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Manchester +14 13 £46,000 -20.00% 7
Cheshire +34 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 38 (67.86%) Nagios
3 36 (64.29%) ITIL
3 36 (64.29%) Finance
3 36 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 34 (60.71%) PowerShell
5 33 (58.93%) Citrix
6 32 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (57.14%) SCCM
7 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
8 30 (53.57%) Project Management
8 30 (53.57%) SQL
8 30 (53.57%) XenApp
8 30 (53.57%) EdgeSight
9 28 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 27 (48.21%) Data Centre
10 27 (48.21%) IIS
10 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
11 25 (44.64%) SCOrch
11 25 (44.64%) ITIL V3
12 24 (42.86%) HP
12 24 (42.86%) SAN
13 22 (39.29%) Citrix Certification
13 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (39.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 22 (39.29%) Banking
13 22 (39.29%) Confluence
13 22 (39.29%) JIRA
13 22 (39.29%) Wiki
13 22 (39.29%) Converged Infrastructure

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 (48.21%) IIS
2 22 (39.29%) Confluence
3 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) IaaS
1 17 (30.36%) PaaS
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) SAN
2 15 (26.79%) DNS
3 10 (17.86%) SNMP
4 8 (14.29%) Internet
5 7 (12.50%) Firewall
6 6 (10.71%) DHCP
6 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (8.93%) BGP
7 5 (8.93%) Broadband
7 5 (8.93%) Ethernet
7 5 (8.93%) HSRP
7 5 (8.93%) IPv6
7 5 (8.93%) Junos
7 5 (8.93%) LLU
7 5 (8.93%) OSPF
7 5 (8.93%) TACACS
7 5 (8.93%) VLAN
7 5 (8.93%) VoIP
7 5 (8.93%) VPN
7 5 (8.93%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (64.29%) Finance
2 22 (39.29%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 18 (32.14%) Team Leader
2 13 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Citrix Team Leader
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Designer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Data Centre
2 22 (39.29%) Wiki
3 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) PKI
5 3 (5.36%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.79%) BYOD
7 1 (1.79%) Clustering
7 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.79%) Life Science
7 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 36 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.14%) Linux
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) ITIL
2 32 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (53.57%) Project Management
4 28 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 25 (44.64%) ITIL V3
6 22 (39.29%) Converged Infrastructure
7 16 (28.57%) TOGAF
8 13 (23.21%) Change Management
9 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 8 (14.29%) Network Management
9 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (8.93%) Line Management
10 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.14%) Network Design
12 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.36%) Network Planning
13 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
13 2 (3.57%) Migration
13 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) PowerShell
2 30 (53.57%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) Perl
3 5 (8.93%) PHP
3 5 (8.93%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Citrix Certification
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) CCA
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) CCNP
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) XenApp
2 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
3 22 (39.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (10.71%) Firmware
5 6 (10.71%) vSphere
6 3 (5.36%) NFS
6 3 (5.36%) vCloud
7 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.79%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (67.86%) Nagios
2 32 (57.14%) SCCM
3 30 (53.57%) EdgeSight
4 25 (44.64%) SCOrch
5 8 (14.29%) Puppet
5 8 (14.29%) RANCID
6 5 (8.93%) Cacti
6 5 (8.93%) OpenNMS
7 3 (5.36%) vRealize
8 2 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (3.57%) HP SIM
8 2 (3.57%) WSUS
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Citrix
2 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.86%) HP
4 15 (26.79%) VMware
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
6 8 (14.29%) Juniper
7 5 (8.93%) Brocade
7 5 (8.93%) Ericsson
7 5 (8.93%) Foundry
7 5 (8.93%) Huawei
7 5 (8.93%) ZyXEL
8 4 (7.14%) Dell
9 3 (5.36%) Veeam
9 3 (5.36%) Zerto
10 1 (1.79%) F5
10 1 (1.79%) iManage
10 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
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