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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 70 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 16 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.60% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.58% 2.04% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 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
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
91 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.13% 6.47% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 86 35 48
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 £42,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -1 16 £36,000 -31.42%
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 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 South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (44.44%) Lync
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
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%) Unified Communications
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
1 12 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Deployment Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Engineer
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 2008
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Workflow
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
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%) SCDPM
2 4 (11.11%) SCVMM
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