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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 61 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.35% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.25% 2.63% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
80 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.07% 6.64% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 77 33 32
Average salary £39,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £49,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 August 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
3 25 (69.44%) MS Excel
4 21 (58.33%) Citrix
5 18 (50.00%) SCCM
6 17 (47.22%) SLA
7 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (44.44%) VMware
7 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (44.44%) Lync
8 15 (41.67%) SAN
8 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 15 (41.67%) MCSE
9 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (33.33%) Riverbed
10 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (33.33%) Web Services
10 12 (33.33%) MCP
10 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (33.33%) Internet
10 12 (33.33%) Change Management
11 10 (27.78%) Application Packaging
12 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (11.11%) SCDPM
15 4 (11.11%) HP
15 4 (11.11%) ITIL
15 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (44.44%) Lync
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (69.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) SAN
1 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 12 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Deployment Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Web Services
2 10 (27.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Workflow
4 2 (5.56%) Workflow Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (41.67%) MCSE
3 12 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) SCVMM
2 4 (11.11%) SCDPM
3 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (58.33%) Citrix
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 12 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 4 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Remedy
6 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) AppSense
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco