The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 72 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 14 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.40% - 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.56% - 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
SCOM
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 South Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
90 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.03% 5.86% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 85 30 52
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 14 £36,000 -
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
4 19 (55.88%) Citrix
5 17 (50.00%) SCCM
6 16 (47.06%) SLA
7 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (41.18%) VMware
7 14 (41.18%) Lync
8 13 (38.24%) SAN
8 13 (38.24%) MCSE
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (32.35%) Riverbed
10 11 (32.35%) Web Services
10 11 (32.35%) MCP
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (32.35%) Internet
10 11 (32.35%) Change Management
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (29.41%) Application Packaging
12 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
15 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (11.76%) SCDPM
15 4 (11.76%) SCVMM
16 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (41.18%) Lync
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 13 (38.24%) SAN
3 11 (32.35%) Internet
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
General
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
1 11 (32.35%) Windows Support Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Deployment Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Web Services
2 10 (29.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Change Management
2 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (38.24%) MCSE
3 11 (32.35%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCVMM
2 4 (11.76%) SCDPM
3 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Citrix
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 11 (32.35%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.82%) Remedy
5 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
5 3 (8.82%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) AppSense
6 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) IBM