The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 66 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.84% 2.20% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 24.14% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 2
Average salary - £29,900 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
SCOM
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
36 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.01% 9.12% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,500 £24,080
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SCOM
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Sheffield

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) SCCM
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) XenApp
2 19 (95.00%) High Availability
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (95.00%) MS Office
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL
3 18 (90.00%) SLA
3 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (90.00%) CommVault
3 18 (90.00%) Change Management
3 18 (90.00%) Office 365
3 18 (90.00%) vSphere
3 18 (90.00%) SaaS
3 18 (90.00%) vMotion
3 18 (90.00%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (90.00%) SCVMM
4 15 (75.00%) XenDesktop
4 15 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (75.00%) Migration
5 14 (70.00%) SQL
5 14 (70.00%) Lync
5 14 (70.00%) Unified Communications
5 14 (70.00%) PowerShell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (70.00%) Lync
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) SaaS
1 18 (90.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (70.00%) Unified Communications
3 4 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
1 19 (95.00%) High Availability
2 18 (90.00%) Change Management
3 15 (75.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
1 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (90.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (95.00%) XenApp
2 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) vSphere
2 18 (90.00%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 15 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) SCCM
2 18 (90.00%) SCVMM
2 18 (90.00%) vMotion
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) CommVault
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Websense
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) IBM