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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 76 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.04% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.04% 6.06% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
57 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.44% 5.73% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 50
Average salary £34,000 £30,450 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.65% -9.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 2014, 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Citrix
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 14 (60.87%) SLA
5 12 (52.17%) VMware
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (47.83%) SCCM
7 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (39.13%) ITIL
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (39.13%) SAN
8 9 (39.13%) Lync
9 8 (34.78%) MS Office
9 8 (34.78%) MCSE
9 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
9 8 (34.78%) Change Management
9 8 (34.78%) SCVMM
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
10 7 (30.43%) Web Services
11 6 (26.09%) SQL
11 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (26.09%) Office 365
12 5 (21.74%) CommVault
12 5 (21.74%) Remedy
13 4 (17.39%) MCSA
13 4 (17.39%) DNS

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (39.13%) Lync
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
5 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Services Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow Management
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) BCP
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (34.78%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) MCSA
4 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCENT
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
4 4 (17.39%) XenApp
5 3 (13.04%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) vCloud
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
2 8 (34.78%) SCVMM
3 3 (13.04%) SCDPM
4 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
4 2 (8.70%) SCSM
5 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (4.35%) Puppet
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Citrix
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Remedy
4 5 (21.74%) CommVault
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
6 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
7 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.70%) AppSense
7 2 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (4.35%) McAfee
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds