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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 216 223 210
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.40% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.00% 8.41% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 44
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average 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
360 309 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.34% 4.74% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 277 218 314
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Merseyside +15 9 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire +24 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Manchester +8 4 £36,000 +3.59% 3
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (82.22%) ITIL
3 34 (75.56%) Windows Server
4 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
5 29 (64.44%) Finance
6 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 26 (57.78%) SCCM
8 25 (55.56%) SQL
9 24 (53.33%) Citrix
10 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (51.11%) SAN
10 23 (51.11%) PowerShell
11 22 (48.89%) Project Management
12 21 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (46.67%) VMware
12 21 (46.67%) XenApp
13 20 (44.44%) SCOrch
14 19 (42.22%) EdgeSight
14 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (42.22%) Nagios
14 19 (42.22%) IIS
15 17 (37.78%) IaaS
15 17 (37.78%) PaaS
15 17 (37.78%) Infrastructure Management
16 16 (35.56%) Converged Infrastructure
16 16 (35.56%) Confluence
16 16 (35.56%) ITIL V3
16 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
16 16 (35.56%) HP
16 16 (35.56%) Microsoft App-V

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (42.22%) IIS
2 16 (35.56%) Confluence
3 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) IaaS
1 17 (37.78%) PaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.44%) Office 365
5 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) SAN
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (8.89%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) Broadband
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.67%) Internet
5 3 (6.67%) IPv6
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) Skype
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) JIRA
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 13 (28.89%) Team Leader
2 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (17.78%) Citrix Team Leader
2 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) IT Support
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Wiki
2 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.67%) Clustering
4 3 (6.67%) FlexPod
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) BYOD
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Life Science
5 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) Windows Server
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
6 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.89%) Linux
9 3 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (6.67%) Debian
10 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) ITIL
2 22 (48.89%) Project Management
3 21 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (37.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 16 (35.56%) Converged Infrastructure
5 16 (35.56%) ITIL V3
6 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 8 (17.78%) Change Management
7 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (13.33%) Coaching
9 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.11%) Line Management
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.67%) High Availability
10 3 (6.67%) Information Security
10 3 (6.67%) ITIL V2
10 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
11 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (24.44%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (20.00%) MCTS
4 6 (13.33%) MCP
5 5 (11.11%) CCNA
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.67%) NCDA
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.44%) Degree
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (46.67%) XenApp
3 16 (35.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.33%) vSphere
6 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (57.78%) SCCM
2 20 (44.44%) SCOrch
3 19 (42.22%) EdgeSight
3 19 (42.22%) Nagios
4 3 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Intune
6 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 24 (53.33%) Citrix
3 21 (46.67%) VMware
4 16 (35.56%) HP
5 11 (24.44%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) iManage
9 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
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