The table below looks at the statistics for MOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 847 850 816
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Permanent jobs citing MOM 36 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.049% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 51
Average salary £53,750 £50,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £36,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £77,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,875 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.31% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7364 7199 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.13% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 5780 5148
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MOM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MOM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOM within the UK.

MOM Salary Trend in the UK

MOM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MOM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

MOM Salary Histogram in the UK

MOM
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOM within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
England +12 30 £51,750 +2.47% 4
London +34 20 £56,250 +11.38% 2
City of London - 5 £65,000 -
Scotland +22 4 £52,875 -
Glasgow +6 4 £52,875 -
Bedford +18 3 £47,500 +13.09% 1
East of England +7 3 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Bedfordshire +7 3 £47,500 +13.09% 1
West Midlands -7 3 £70,000 +47.36%
Staffordshire - 2 £62,500 -
Liverpool +14 1 - -
Merseyside +10 1 - -
Yorkshire +7 1 £25,000 -50.00%
North West -2 1 - -
South West -10 1 £26,500 -49.52%
Swindon - 1 £26,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £26,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £72,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MOM 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 MOM.

1 48 (55.17%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.18%) SQL
4 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (27.59%) VPN
5 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (26.44%) HP
7 21 (24.14%) MS Exchange
8 19 (21.84%) Web Services
9 18 (20.69%) Java
9 18 (20.69%) LAN
9 18 (20.69%) WAN
9 18 (20.69%) CheckPoint
9 18 (20.69%) Middleware
9 18 (20.69%) MPLS
9 18 (20.69%) VMware
9 18 (20.69%) ProCurve
9 18 (20.69%) SolarWinds
10 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
11 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
11 16 (18.39%) Cisco
11 16 (18.39%) C#
11 16 (18.39%) .NET
11 16 (18.39%) SCOM
12 15 (17.24%) Multithreading
12 15 (17.24%) Linux
12 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (16.09%) MS Office
13 14 (16.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 14 (16.09%) Law

MOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MOM 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 MOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.90%) IIS
5 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.75%) SAS
6 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.60%) Lync
6 4 (4.60%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Pig
8 2 (2.30%) JBoss
8 2 (2.30%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Office
2 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.30%) Unica
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.59%) VPN
2 18 (20.69%) LAN
2 18 (20.69%) WAN
2 18 (20.69%) MPLS
3 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.34%) Internet
5 8 (9.20%) Firewall
6 6 (6.90%) HTTP
6 6 (6.90%) LDAP
6 6 (6.90%) Wireshark
7 5 (5.75%) SAN
8 4 (4.60%) NAS
8 4 (4.60%) Network Security
9 3 (3.45%) DHCP
9 3 (3.45%) DNS
10 2 (2.30%) SMTP
11 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) Big Data
1 10 (11.49%) Hadoop
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.45%) HBase
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.15%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 6 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (6.90%) Moq
2 4 (4.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (16.09%) Law
2 11 (12.64%) Finance
3 7 (8.05%) Banking
4 5 (5.75%) German Language
5 4 (4.60%) Publishing
6 3 (3.45%) Retail
7 2 (2.30%) Back Office
7 2 (2.30%) Marketing
8 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (13.79%) Analyst
1 12 (13.79%) Team Leader
2 11 (12.64%) Developer
3 8 (9.20%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
3 8 (9.20%) Architect
3 8 (9.20%) Consultant
3 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
3 8 (9.20%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 8 (9.20%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) Web Services
2 18 (20.69%) Middleware
3 16 (18.39%) .NET
4 6 (6.90%) ADO.NET
4 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 6 (6.90%) WCF
4 6 (6.90%) WPF
4 6 (6.90%) Silverlight
4 6 (6.90%) WinForms
4 6 (6.90%) LINQ
4 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (4.60%) XML
6 2 (2.30%) EDI
7 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.15%) Ajax
7 1 (1.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.90%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.60%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.30%) iSeries
6 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.17%) Windows
2 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (17.24%) Linux
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.60%) UNIX
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.15%) Solaris
8 1 (1.15%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.24%) Multithreading
2 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (12.64%) Analytics
4 10 (11.49%) Low Latency
4 10 (11.49%) Functional Programming
5 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.34%) Scrum
6 8 (9.20%) SOA
7 7 (8.05%) TOGAF
7 7 (8.05%) Project Management
8 6 (6.90%) MVC
8 6 (6.90%) ETL
8 6 (6.90%) OOD
8 6 (6.90%) OO
8 6 (6.90%) ITIL
8 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.90%) TDD
8 6 (6.90%) Software Delivery
9 5 (5.75%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) SQL
2 18 (20.69%) Java
3 16 (18.39%) C#
4 10 (11.49%) Erlang
5 7 (8.05%) Scala
5 7 (8.05%) C++
6 5 (5.75%) Haskell
6 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.30%) RPG
9 2 (2.30%) VB
9 2 (2.30%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.60%) MCSE
4 3 (3.45%) MCITP
4 3 (3.45%) VCP4
4 3 (3.45%) MCSA
5 2 (2.30%) VCDX
5 2 (2.30%) VCAP
6 1 (1.15%) MCTS
6 1 (1.15%) CCNA
6 1 (1.15%) EMC Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) vSphere
4 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.60%) UAG
5 3 (3.45%) Apache Flume
5 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.30%) XenServer
6 2 (2.30%) vCloud
7 1 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (18.39%) SCOM
2 14 (16.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (10.34%) SCCM
4 4 (4.60%) MIMEsweeper
4 4 (4.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.45%) WSUS
6 2 (2.30%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.44%) HP
3 18 (20.69%) CheckPoint
3 18 (20.69%) VMware
3 18 (20.69%) ProCurve
3 18 (20.69%) SolarWinds
4 16 (18.39%) Cisco
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle
6 7 (8.05%) Citrix
7 6 (6.90%) Juniper
7 6 (6.90%) SonicWALL
8 5 (5.75%) Dell
9 4 (4.60%) Websense
9 4 (4.60%) Symantec
9 4 (4.60%) Sophos
9 4 (4.60%) EMC
10 3 (3.45%) Business Objects
10 3 (3.45%) Cognos
10 3 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (2.30%) NetApp
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