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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 69 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.61% - 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.79% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
76 30 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.20% 6.79% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 27 45
Average salary £34,500 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Citrix
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) SLA
5 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (48.00%) VMware
8 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (40.00%) Lync
10 9 (36.00%) SAN
10 9 (36.00%) MCSE
11 8 (32.00%) MCP
11 8 (32.00%) Web Services
11 8 (32.00%) Internet
11 8 (32.00%) Change Management
11 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (32.00%) Riverbed
11 8 (32.00%) SCCM
11 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (20.00%) Remedy
12 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
13 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 4 (16.00%) SCDPM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (40.00%) Lync
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (36.00%) SAN
3 8 (32.00%) Internet
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Windows Support Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Server Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Change Management
1 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow Management
5 1 (4.00%) BCP
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) MCSE
3 8 (32.00%) MCP
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (16.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (8.00%) SCSM
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Citrix
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) Riverbed
5 5 (20.00%) Remedy
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
8 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (8.00%) AppSense
8 2 (8.00%) HP
8 2 (8.00%) NetApp
9 1 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.00%) McAfee
9 1 (4.00%) EMC
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle