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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 835 864 826
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs citing MOM 57 50 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.043% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 0.66% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 52
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £40,900 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £65,750 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +25.00%

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
7738 7529 7069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.06% 6.42% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6190 6047 5651
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

MOM Salary Histogram in the UK

MOM
Top 20 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 29 July 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 41 £50,000 -2.91% 1
London +18 23 £52,500 +3.96% 1
Bedfordshire +4 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Bedford +2 7 £47,500 -9.52%
East of England +1 7 £47,500 -9.52%
West Midlands -6 7 £50,000 +17.64%
City of London - 6 £46,750 -
Scotland +17 5 £47,625 -
Glasgow +15 5 £47,625 -
Staffordshire - 4 £50,000 -
North West - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £72,500 -
Belfast - 1 £50,000 -
Leicester - 1 £32,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £50,000 -

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (40.82%) Windows
2 30 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.55%) Web Services
4 23 (23.47%) Oracle
5 22 (22.45%) .NET
5 22 (22.45%) C#
5 22 (22.45%) SQL
6 21 (21.43%) HP
6 21 (21.43%) Finance
6 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (19.39%) SCOM
7 19 (19.39%) VMware
7 19 (19.39%) VPN
7 19 (19.39%) Cisco
8 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
8 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
9 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (16.33%) Citrix
10 16 (16.33%) Java
10 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
10 16 (16.33%) Multithreading
10 16 (16.33%) Retail
11 15 (15.31%) ProCurve
11 15 (15.31%) SolarWinds
11 15 (15.31%) Linux
11 15 (15.31%) LAN
11 15 (15.31%) WAN
11 15 (15.31%) Middleware
11 15 (15.31%) MPLS
11 15 (15.31%) CheckPoint

MOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.27%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.12%) Apache Pig
5 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.10%) SAS
5 5 (5.10%) IIS
6 3 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.06%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (3.06%) Lync
7 2 (2.04%) JBoss
7 2 (2.04%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.04%) Infor M3
2 2 (2.04%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.04%) Movex
2 2 (2.04%) Unica
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.39%) VPN
2 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
3 15 (15.31%) LAN
3 15 (15.31%) WAN
3 15 (15.31%) MPLS
4 8 (8.16%) Firewall
4 8 (8.16%) Network Security
5 7 (7.14%) SAN
5 7 (7.14%) Internet
6 4 (4.08%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.08%) DHCP
6 4 (4.08%) HTTP
6 4 (4.08%) LDAP
6 4 (4.08%) DNS
7 3 (3.06%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.06%) NAS
8 1 (1.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.24%) Hadoop
2 12 (12.24%) Big Data
2 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.12%) HBase
6 6 (6.12%) Apache Hive
6 6 (6.12%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.04%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (1.02%) Riak
10 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.18%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (9.18%) Moq
3 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
3 5 (5.10%) NUnit
3 5 (5.10%) FitNesse
4 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (21.43%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Retail
3 11 (11.22%) Law
4 7 (7.14%) Back Office
4 7 (7.14%) Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Publishing
5 3 (3.06%) German Language
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
7 1 (1.02%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) Consultant
2 17 (17.35%) Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (9.18%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (9.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.18%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Security Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Team Leader
8 7 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Architect
8 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) Web Services
2 22 (22.45%) .NET
3 15 (15.31%) Middleware
4 14 (14.29%) WCF
5 9 (9.18%) WPF
5 9 (9.18%) Silverlight
5 9 (9.18%) LINQ
5 9 (9.18%) WinForms
5 9 (9.18%) ADO.NET
5 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
5 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (9.18%) Entity Framework
5 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (9.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.14%) HTML5
6 7 (7.14%) HTML
6 7 (7.14%) CSS
6 7 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.18%) N-Tier
3 8 (8.16%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.12%) iSeries
5 5 (5.10%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.10%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.10%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.06%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.06%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.82%) Windows
2 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (15.31%) Linux
5 8 (8.16%) UNIX
6 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.08%) NetWare
9 3 (3.06%) Solaris
10 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) Multithreading
2 14 (14.29%) MVC
2 14 (14.29%) Project Management
2 14 (14.29%) Scrum
2 14 (14.29%) Analytics
3 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.24%) Migration
4 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.20%) Business Analysis
5 10 (10.20%) Test Scripting
5 10 (10.20%) Data Migration
5 10 (10.20%) Demand Forecasting
6 9 (9.18%) B2B
6 9 (9.18%) ETL
6 9 (9.18%) OO
6 9 (9.18%) OOD
6 9 (9.18%) TDD
7 8 (8.16%) Quality Management
7 8 (8.16%) Functional Programming
7 8 (8.16%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) C#
1 22 (22.45%) SQL
2 16 (16.33%) Java
3 10 (10.20%) Scala
4 8 (8.16%) Haskell
4 8 (8.16%) Erlang
4 8 (8.16%) C++
5 7 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.08%) VB
6 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.08%) RPG
7 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) Python
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) CCNA
2 7 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.12%) MCSE
4 4 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.08%) EMC Certification
4 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.04%) MCSA
5 2 (2.04%) VCDX
5 2 (2.04%) VCP4
5 2 (2.04%) VCAP
5 2 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (6.12%) Apache Flume
4 6 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.12%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.08%) ISA Server
5 4 (4.08%) vSphere
6 3 (3.06%) UAG
6 3 (3.06%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.04%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.04%) XenApp
7 2 (2.04%) XenServer
7 2 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (19.39%) SCOM
2 7 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.10%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (5.10%) SCCM
4 4 (4.08%) WSUS
5 3 (3.06%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (3.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.04%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.47%) Oracle
3 21 (21.43%) HP
4 19 (19.39%) Cisco
4 19 (19.39%) VMware
5 16 (16.33%) Citrix
6 15 (15.31%) CheckPoint
6 15 (15.31%) ProCurve
6 15 (15.31%) SolarWinds
7 10 (10.20%) SonicWALL
7 10 (10.20%) Juniper
8 7 (7.14%) BMC
8 7 (7.14%) EMC
9 6 (6.12%) Dell
10 5 (5.10%) Symantec
11 4 (4.08%) Novell
11 4 (4.08%) Sun
12 3 (3.06%) Cognos
12 3 (3.06%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (3.06%) McAfee