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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 201 229 203
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 25 19 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.31% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.65% 7.14% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 40
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,311
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,751 £38,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -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
376 266 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.86% 4.36% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 297 198 282
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.09%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +19 15 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Cheshire +22 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Manchester +7 5 £35,000 -31.70% 2
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) ITIL
2 36 (78.26%) Finance
3 33 (71.74%) Windows Server
4 31 (67.39%) Citrix
5 30 (65.22%) PowerShell
6 29 (63.04%) Project Management
7 28 (60.87%) Nagios
7 28 (60.87%) XenApp
7 28 (60.87%) EdgeSight
8 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
9 26 (56.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (56.52%) Infrastructure Management
10 24 (52.17%) SCCM
11 23 (50.00%) ITIL V3
12 22 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (47.83%) SAN
12 22 (47.83%) SQL
13 21 (45.65%) SCOrch
14 20 (43.48%) Confluence
14 20 (43.48%) Converged Infrastructure
14 20 (43.48%) IIS
14 20 (43.48%) HP
14 20 (43.48%) Citrix Certification
14 20 (43.48%) Wiki
14 20 (43.48%) JIRA
14 20 (43.48%) Microsoft App-V
14 20 (43.48%) Banking
15 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
15 19 (41.30%) Data Centre

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 20 (43.48%) Confluence
1 20 (43.48%) IIS
2 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) IaaS
1 17 (36.96%) PaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) WAN
3 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 1 (2.17%) Broadband
5 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) JIRA
General
1 36 (78.26%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 18 (39.13%) Team Leader
2 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix Team Leader
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Active Directory Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) Wiki
2 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
3 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) BYOD
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) ITIL
2 29 (63.04%) Project Management
3 26 (56.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (56.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 23 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 20 (43.48%) Converged Infrastructure
6 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
7 13 (28.26%) Change Management
8 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (10.87%) Line Management
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
11 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (4.35%) Migration
11 2 (4.35%) Patch Management
11 2 (4.35%) Scrum
11 2 (4.35%) Security Patching
11 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) PowerShell
2 22 (47.83%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (43.48%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (13.04%) CCA
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) MCTS
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) XenApp
2 20 (43.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
4 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.04%) Firmware
6 3 (6.52%) vSphere
7 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 28 (60.87%) EdgeSight
1 28 (60.87%) Nagios
2 24 (52.17%) SCCM
3 21 (45.65%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Citrix
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 20 (43.48%) HP
4 15 (32.61%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) iManage
6 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31846.00 - £35662.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Salary: £31k - 36.5k per year + Fanastic Benefits, Flexi-time & Pension
Posted: 21 days ago