The table below looks at the statistics for SCOrch skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOrch over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 836 885 811
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -74
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 54 48 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.040% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.64% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 72
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%

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
7597 7486 6724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.87% 6.23% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6042 5917 5180
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

SCOrch
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SCOrch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCOrch
Salary Trend

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

SCOrch Salary Trend in the UK

SCOrch
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOrch over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

SCOrch Salary Histogram in the UK

SCOrch
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +15 49 £45,000 -6.25% 8
London +39 22 £45,000 -8.62% 1
South East +8 11 £61,250 +22.50% 4
City of London +37 7 £50,000 +4.16%
East Midlands +19 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Nottinghamshire -5 5 £40,000 +45.45%
Hampshire -6 5 £45,000 - 1
North West +17 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire -7 3 £65,000 - 1
Reading -8 3 £65,000 - 1
Southampton - 3 - -
West Yorkshire +12 2 £17,000 -64.21%
Manchester +8 2 £45,000 -
Leeds +6 2 £17,000 -64.21%
Yorkshire 0 2 £17,000 -64.21%
South West -23 2 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East of England - 2 £33,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £33,000 -
Andover - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 - 2
Cambridge - 2 £33,000 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SCOrch 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 SCOrch.

1 116 (77.85%) Windows
2 111 (74.50%) SCOM
3 105 (70.47%) Microsoft
4 104 (69.80%) SCCM
5 71 (47.65%) ITIL
6 63 (42.28%) VMware
7 59 (39.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (37.58%) Active Directory
9 55 (36.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (30.20%) SCVMM
12 39 (26.17%) PowerShell
13 38 (25.50%) Windows 7
13 38 (25.50%) MS Excel
14 37 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 36 (24.16%) Security Cleared
16 35 (23.49%) SQL
17 33 (22.15%) SAN
18 31 (20.81%) Linux
18 31 (20.81%) SC Cleared
18 31 (20.81%) SCSM
19 30 (20.13%) Hyper-V
19 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
20 29 (19.46%) MCSE
21 25 (16.78%) Private Cloud
22 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
22 23 (15.44%) Windows 8
23 22 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
23 22 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
23 22 (14.77%) Clustering

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SCOrch 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 SCOrch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (14.77%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.08%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.05%) Lync
5 10 (6.71%) IIS
6 5 (3.36%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (25.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.67%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.71%) Office 365
2 10 (6.71%) IaaS
3 6 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.15%) SAN
2 21 (14.09%) Firewall
3 17 (11.41%) DNS
4 14 (9.40%) DHCP
5 12 (8.05%) VPN
5 12 (8.05%) iSCSI
6 10 (6.71%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.37%) Wireless
8 8 (5.37%) NAS
8 8 (5.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (4.70%) LAN
10 6 (4.03%) Internet
11 5 (3.36%) Kerberos
12 4 (2.68%) WLAN
12 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.01%) WAN
14 2 (1.34%) VLAN
14 2 (1.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.37%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.01%) MySQL
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.74%) Finance
2 5 (3.36%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.68%) Electronics
3 4 (2.68%) Banking
3 4 (2.68%) Marketing
4 3 (2.01%) Back Office
5 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.34%) Publishing
5 2 (1.34%) Billing
5 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (24.16%) Consultant
2 24 (16.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (12.08%) Technical Consultant
4 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Consultant
5 14 (9.40%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) Architect
7 11 (7.38%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Build Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Server Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Operations Manager
10 7 (4.70%) Systems Manager
10 7 (4.70%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Server Specialist
11 6 (4.03%) Cloud Consultant
11 6 (4.03%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.36%) Escalation Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.70%) WAP
2 6 (4.03%) .NET
3 3 (2.01%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) SOAP
4 1 (0.67%) WCF
4 1 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.78%) Private Cloud
2 22 (14.77%) Clustering
3 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.03%) PKI
6 5 (3.36%) Open Source
7 4 (2.68%) CMDB
7 4 (2.68%) Replication
7 4 (2.68%) DTV
7 4 (2.68%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.34%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.34%) BYOD
9 1 (0.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 116 (77.85%) Windows
2 59 (39.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 51 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (25.50%) Windows 7
5 31 (20.81%) Linux
6 23 (15.44%) Windows 8
7 12 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.34%) SUSE
10 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.67%) Solaris
11 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.65%) ITIL
2 16 (10.74%) Data Protection
3 15 (10.07%) DevOps
4 14 (9.40%) Configuration Management
4 14 (9.40%) Change Management
4 14 (9.40%) ITSM
5 12 (8.05%) Service Delivery
5 12 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (7.38%) Capacity Management
7 10 (6.71%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.04%) Service Management
9 8 (5.37%) Project Management
9 8 (5.37%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (5.37%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.70%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (4.70%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (4.03%) Workflow
11 6 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.17%) PowerShell
2 35 (23.49%) SQL
3 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.37%) Perl
4 8 (5.37%) Python
4 8 (5.37%) Ruby
5 7 (4.70%) C
6 6 (4.03%) PHP
6 6 (4.03%) Java
7 5 (3.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (24.16%) Security Cleared
3 31 (20.81%) SC Cleared
4 29 (19.46%) MCSE
5 20 (13.42%) DV Cleared
6 17 (11.41%) MCTS
7 15 (10.07%) MCITP
8 6 (4.03%) MCSA
8 6 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.36%) Degree
10 4 (2.68%) NCDA
10 4 (2.68%) CCNA
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.34%) MCP
11 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (37.58%) Active Directory
2 55 (36.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (20.13%) Hyper-V
4 18 (12.08%) vSphere
5 14 (9.40%) vCloud
6 13 (8.72%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (8.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.36%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.01%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.34%) XenApp
10 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.67%) XenServer
11 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 111 (74.50%) SCOM
2 104 (69.80%) SCCM
3 45 (30.20%) SCVMM
4 31 (20.81%) SCSM
5 19 (12.75%) Puppet
6 12 (8.05%) Windows Intune
7 11 (7.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 10 (6.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (5.37%) NetBackup
10 7 (4.70%) Nagios
11 6 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (4.03%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (3.36%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (2.68%) BMC PATROL
14 3 (2.01%) AppManager
14 3 (2.01%) SCDPM
15 2 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 2 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
15 2 (1.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 2 (1.34%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 105 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 63 (42.28%) VMware
3 18 (12.08%) HP
3 18 (12.08%) Cisco
4 15 (10.07%) Dell
4 15 (10.07%) NetApp
5 12 (8.05%) Red Hat
6 11 (7.38%) SAP
7 9 (6.04%) CommVault
8 8 (5.37%) Veritas
8 8 (5.37%) BMC
8 8 (5.37%) EMC
9 6 (4.03%) Remedy
9 6 (4.03%) McAfee
10 5 (3.36%) AppSense
11 4 (2.68%) Citrix
11 4 (2.68%) Symantec
11 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.01%) NetIQ
12 3 (2.01%) CA
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