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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 75 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.30% 0.75% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.00% 8.64% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
50 81 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.43% 8.64% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 37 62 14
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
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 4 March 2015. 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 0 12 £27,000 -9.69%
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 18 (85.71%) VMware
4 17 (80.95%) SLA
5 16 (76.19%) SAN
5 16 (76.19%) ITIL
5 16 (76.19%) MS Office
5 16 (76.19%) SCCM
6 15 (71.43%) Change Management
6 15 (71.43%) SQL
6 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (71.43%) Hyper-V
6 15 (71.43%) Lync
7 14 (66.67%) Office 365
7 14 (66.67%) CommVault
7 14 (66.67%) SCVMM
8 12 (57.14%) vSphere
8 12 (57.14%) XenApp
9 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
9 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
9 11 (52.38%) High Availability
10 10 (47.62%) Unified Communications
10 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (47.62%) SaaS
10 10 (47.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 10 (47.62%) Migration
11 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Lync
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Office 365
2 10 (47.62%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) SAN
2 10 (47.62%) Unified Communications
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) Change Management
3 11 (52.38%) High Availability
4 10 (47.62%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) VCP4
4 1 (4.76%) CCENT
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 12 (57.14%) vSphere
3 12 (57.14%) XenApp
4 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
5 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (47.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) SCCM
2 14 (66.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
3 18 (85.71%) VMware
4 14 (66.67%) CommVault
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle