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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 205 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 44 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.28% 4.81% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 25
Median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,629 £36,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
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
428 478 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.84% 7.07% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 335 370 280
Median salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +11 34 £48,750 +17.46% 7
Cheshire +26 5 £37,000 -11.90%
Merseyside - 5 £65,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 47 (61.84%) Microsoft
3 45 (59.21%) SQL
3 45 (59.21%) DNS
4 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
5 41 (53.95%) PowerShell
6 38 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 33 (43.42%) SCCM
8 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (42.11%) Nagios
9 31 (40.79%) SCOrch
10 30 (39.47%) IIS
11 28 (36.84%) HP
11 28 (36.84%) Data Centre
12 27 (35.53%) ITIL
12 27 (35.53%) VMware
13 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (34.21%) SAN
14 25 (32.89%) SNMP
15 24 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (30.26%) Finance
16 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (28.95%) Citrix
18 21 (27.63%) Internet
18 21 (27.63%) Project Management
18 21 (27.63%) ITIL V3
19 20 (26.32%) XenApp
19 20 (26.32%) EdgeSight
19 20 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
19 20 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery

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 30 (39.47%) IIS
2 13 (17.11%) Confluence
3 10 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon S3
3 8 (10.53%) IaaS
3 8 (10.53%) PaaS
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.63%) Office 365
6 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 45 (59.21%) DNS
2 26 (34.21%) SAN
3 25 (32.89%) SNMP
4 21 (27.63%) Internet
5 20 (26.32%) Firewall
6 12 (15.79%) DHCP
6 12 (15.79%) GSM
7 10 (13.16%) NAS
7 10 (13.16%) VoIP
8 8 (10.53%) BGP
8 8 (10.53%) Broadband
8 8 (10.53%) Ethernet
8 8 (10.53%) HSRP
8 8 (10.53%) Junos
8 8 (10.53%) LLU
8 8 (10.53%) MRTG
8 8 (10.53%) OSPF
8 8 (10.53%) TACACS
8 8 (10.53%) VLAN
8 8 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) JIRA
2 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Banking
3 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Monitoring Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) DBA
3 11 (14.47%) SQL DBA
4 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 10 (13.16%) Senior DBA
4 10 (13.16%) Senior SQL DBA
4 10 (13.16%) Team Leader
5 9 (11.84%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.89%) Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Designer
7 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Citrix Team Leader
8 4 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Design Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Lead Designer
8 4 (5.26%) Network Designer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) ELK Stack
2 2 (2.63%) WAP
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.11%) Wiki
3 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.89%) PKI
5 4 (5.26%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Replication
7 2 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.63%) IVR
7 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 38 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 32 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.21%) Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) ITIL
2 24 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (27.63%) ITIL V3
3 21 (27.63%) Project Management
4 20 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (17.11%) Converged Infrastructure
5 13 (17.11%) TOGAF
6 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.47%) Network Management
7 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.16%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (13.16%) Data Architecture
7 10 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.16%) DevOps
7 10 (13.16%) Scrum
7 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.21%) Change Management
9 6 (7.89%) Network Planning
10 4 (5.26%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) SQL
2 41 (53.95%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.53%) Perl
3 8 (10.53%) PHP
3 8 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (1.32%) C
4 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (11.84%) Degree
4 7 (9.21%) CCA
5 5 (6.58%) MCSE
6 3 (3.95%) MCSA
7 2 (2.63%) CCNP
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.63%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.32%) MCITP
8 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
2 10 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) XenApp
3 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (17.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (13.16%) VMware ESX
5 10 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (11.84%) Hyper-V
7 6 (7.89%) Firmware
8 4 (5.26%) vSphere
9 3 (3.95%) NFS
9 3 (3.95%) vCloud
9 3 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (43.42%) SCCM
2 32 (42.11%) Nagios
3 31 (40.79%) SCOrch
4 20 (26.32%) EdgeSight
5 14 (18.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 14 (18.42%) HP SIM
6 11 (14.47%) Puppet
6 11 (14.47%) RANCID
7 8 (10.53%) Cacti
7 8 (10.53%) OpenNMS
8 5 (6.58%) WSUS
9 3 (3.95%) PowerCLI
9 3 (3.95%) SCDPM
9 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
9 3 (3.95%) vRealize
10 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (1.32%) SCSM
Vendors
1 47 (61.84%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.84%) HP
3 27 (35.53%) VMware
4 22 (28.95%) Citrix
5 17 (22.37%) Cisco
6 11 (14.47%) Juniper
7 8 (10.53%) Brocade
7 8 (10.53%) Ericsson
7 8 (10.53%) Foundry
7 8 (10.53%) Huawei
7 8 (10.53%) ZyXEL
8 6 (7.89%) Dell
9 5 (6.58%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.95%) Veeam
10 3 (3.95%) Zerto
11 2 (2.63%) Avaya
11 2 (2.63%) CommVault
11 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.63%) Symantec
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