The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 55 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.46% 0.76% -
As % of the Systems Management category 20.93% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
86 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.76% 3.82% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62 13 32
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £41,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SCOM
South Yorkshire

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 23 April 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 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (70.00%) SCCM
5 11 (55.00%) MCSE
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (50.00%) Citrix
6 10 (50.00%) VMware
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (50.00%) Lync
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (45.00%) SAN
7 9 (45.00%) Application Packaging
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) Riverbed
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (30.00%) Internet
9 6 (30.00%) Change Management
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
9 6 (30.00%) MCP
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (30.00%) SLA
10 5 (25.00%) MCITP
11 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 3 (15.00%) HP
12 3 (15.00%) Dell
12 3 (15.00%) IBM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 10 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) MCSE
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCP
3 5 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) VCAP
4 1 (5.00%) CCEE
4 1 (5.00%) CCIA
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) OPNET
5 1 (5.00%) AppSense