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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 203 241 224
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 38 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.74% 6.45% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 23
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,754 £39,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £47,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
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
390 341 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.66% 5.18% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 316 255 275
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +16 23 £48,750 -15.21% 8
Merseyside +1 12 £65,000 +30.00%
Cheshire +28 3 £44,000 +10.00%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 33 (60.00%) SCCM
3 32 (58.18%) SQL
3 32 (58.18%) Nagios
4 30 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
5 29 (52.73%) Windows Server
6 26 (47.27%) Finance
7 24 (43.64%) ITIL
7 24 (43.64%) Data Centre
8 22 (40.00%) IIS
8 22 (40.00%) DNS
8 22 (40.00%) Citrix
8 22 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (38.18%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (38.18%) Project Management
9 21 (38.18%) EdgeSight
9 21 (38.18%) XenApp
9 21 (38.18%) ITIL V3
9 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (38.18%) Infrastructure Management
9 21 (38.18%) SCOrch
10 19 (34.55%) HP
10 19 (34.55%) SAN
11 16 (29.09%) SNMP
11 16 (29.09%) VMware
12 14 (25.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (25.45%) Banking

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 22 (40.00%) IIS
2 14 (25.45%) Confluence
3 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) IaaS
1 10 (18.18%) PaaS
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) DNS
2 19 (34.55%) SAN
3 16 (29.09%) SNMP
4 14 (25.45%) Internet
5 13 (23.64%) Firewall
6 8 (14.55%) BGP
6 8 (14.55%) Broadband
6 8 (14.55%) Ethernet
6 8 (14.55%) HSRP
6 8 (14.55%) IPv6
6 8 (14.55%) Junos
6 8 (14.55%) LLU
6 8 (14.55%) MRTG
6 8 (14.55%) OSPF
6 8 (14.55%) TACACS
6 8 (14.55%) VLAN
6 8 (14.55%) VoIP
6 8 (14.55%) VPN
6 8 (14.55%) VRRP
6 8 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) JIRA
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Banking
3 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.27%) Back Office
5 2 (3.64%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 14 (25.45%) Team Leader
2 7 (12.73%) Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) Citrix Team Leader
2 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Designer
3 6 (10.91%) Technical Leader
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) DBA
4 5 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 4 (7.27%) Design Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Lead Designer
5 4 (7.27%) Network Designer
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior DBA
6 3 (5.45%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) ELK Stack
2 2 (3.64%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Data Centre
2 14 (25.45%) Wiki
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 3 (5.45%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) BYOD
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Life Science
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Windows Server
3 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.27%) Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) ITIL
2 22 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (38.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 21 (38.18%) ITIL V3
3 21 (38.18%) Project Management
4 14 (25.45%) Converged Infrastructure
4 14 (25.45%) TOGAF
5 11 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (20.00%) Network Management
6 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.18%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) Network Planning
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (7.27%) DevOps
9 4 (7.27%) Network Design
9 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.45%) Line Management
10 3 (5.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.55%) Perl
3 8 (14.55%) PHP
3 8 (14.55%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Citrix Certification
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) CCA
2 7 (12.73%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
3 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.18%) XenApp
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (10.91%) Firmware
5 6 (10.91%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) NFS
6 3 (5.45%) vCloud
6 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (60.00%) SCCM
2 32 (58.18%) Nagios
3 21 (38.18%) EdgeSight
3 21 (38.18%) SCOrch
4 11 (20.00%) Puppet
4 11 (20.00%) RANCID
5 8 (14.55%) Cacti
5 8 (14.55%) OpenNMS
6 5 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (9.09%) HP SIM
7 3 (5.45%) vRealize
7 3 (5.45%) WSUS
8 2 (3.64%) SCDPM
8 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.00%) Citrix
3 19 (34.55%) HP
4 16 (29.09%) VMware
5 12 (21.82%) Cisco
6 11 (20.00%) Juniper
7 8 (14.55%) Brocade
7 8 (14.55%) Ericsson
7 8 (14.55%) Foundry
7 8 (14.55%) Huawei
7 8 (14.55%) ZyXEL
8 3 (5.45%) Dell
8 3 (5.45%) Veeam
8 3 (5.45%) Zerto
9 1 (1.82%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) iManage
9 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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