The table below looks at the statistics for SCOrch 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 SCOrch over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 242 247 248
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.065% 0.029% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.61% 0.58% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £51,250 £41,250 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.24% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £46,250 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
SCOrch
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
248 346 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.02% 5.05% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 184 263 224
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £27,140
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

SCOrch
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOrch across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOrch Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCOrch
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOrch across the North West region.

SCOrch Salary Trend in the North West

SCOrch
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOrch across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SCOrch Salary Histogram in the North West

SCOrch
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 SCOrch within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
Manchester +3 4 £51,250 +24.24%
SCOrch
England

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SCOrch 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 SCOrch.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) SCOM
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SCCM
4 9 (69.23%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
6 6 (46.15%) SCSM
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
6 6 (46.15%) SAP
6 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) SCVMM
6 6 (46.15%) NAS
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) NetApp
8 4 (30.77%) McAfee
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
8 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SCOrch 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 SCOrch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V2
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (30.77%) MCTS
1 4 (30.77%) NCDA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCOM
2 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 6 (46.15%) SCSM
3 6 (46.15%) SCVMM
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) HP