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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 808 830 787
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -43
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 89 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.055% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.17% 0.88% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 77 42 94
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +7.31%

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
7580 6787 6583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.20% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6132 5342 5441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

SCOrch Salary Histogram in the UK

SCOrch
Top 30 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 19 December 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
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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 +21 78 £50,000 -4.76% 6
London +48 51 £55,000 +4.76% 2
City of London +56 26 £55,000 - 1
South East +17 14 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Berkshire +8 9 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England -14 6 £41,000 -8.88%
South West 0 5 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 5 £41,000 -
North West -4 4 £35,750 -33.48%
Andover - 4 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Reading +5 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Birmingham -8 3 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -8 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Dorset - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £41,000 -
Poole - 3 £42,500 -
East Midlands +24 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Swindon +7 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Milton Keynes +2 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Surrey -4 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Wiltshire -6 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Manchester -13 2 £34,000 -38.18%
Northampton - 2 £50,000 -
Huntingdon - 2 £41,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
Scotland +2 1 £32,500 -45.83%
Hertfordshire -17 1 - -

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 118 (77.63%) Microsoft
2 113 (74.34%) Windows
3 111 (73.03%) SCOM
4 103 (67.76%) SCCM
5 85 (55.92%) Active Directory
6 71 (46.71%) ITIL
7 69 (45.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 67 (44.08%) VMware
9 61 (40.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 61 (40.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 55 (36.18%) SCVMM
11 54 (35.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 52 (34.21%) MS Excel
13 51 (33.55%) Hyper-V
14 46 (30.26%) MCSE
15 45 (29.61%) SAN
16 43 (28.29%) SCSM
17 40 (26.32%) SQL Server
18 38 (25.00%) Windows 7
19 34 (22.37%) PowerShell
20 33 (21.71%) DNS
21 32 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
22 31 (20.39%) SQL
23 30 (19.74%) Cisco
24 28 (18.42%) Clustering
24 28 (18.42%) MS Exchange
25 26 (17.11%) Firewall
26 25 (16.45%) HP
26 25 (16.45%) SQL Server 2008
26 25 (16.45%) SharePoint

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.45%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.55%) Lync
3 13 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 8 (5.26%) IIS
4 8 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 52 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.29%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (3.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.66%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (11.18%) Office 365
3 13 (8.55%) IaaS
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.61%) SAN
2 33 (21.71%) DNS
3 26 (17.11%) Firewall
4 23 (15.13%) DHCP
5 18 (11.84%) Fibre Channel
6 16 (10.53%) iSCSI
7 14 (9.21%) TCP/IP
8 13 (8.55%) Wireless
9 11 (7.24%) VPN
9 11 (7.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (5.92%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (5.92%) LAN
10 9 (5.92%) WLAN
11 8 (5.26%) Kerberos
12 7 (4.61%) Internet
12 7 (4.61%) NetScaler
13 4 (2.63%) OSPF
13 4 (2.63%) BGP
13 4 (2.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (14.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.58%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.97%) MySQL
5 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.26%) Finance
1 8 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.61%) Marketing
3 5 (3.29%) Banking
3 5 (3.29%) Electronics
4 4 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Billing
6 2 (1.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (27.63%) Consultant
2 21 (13.82%) Architect
3 20 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
5 16 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 15 (9.87%) Technical Specialist
7 13 (8.55%) Server Engineer
8 11 (7.24%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (5.92%) Build Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Escalation Engineer
13 5 (3.29%) Senior Server Engineer
13 5 (3.29%) Infrastructure Manager
14 4 (2.63%) Operations Manager
14 4 (2.63%) Systems Manager
14 4 (2.63%) Analyst
14 4 (2.63%) IT Consultant
14 4 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.58%) .NET
2 4 (2.63%) XML
3 2 (1.32%) WAP
4 1 (0.66%) WCF
4 1 (0.66%) HTML5
4 1 (0.66%) REST
4 1 (0.66%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.66%) SOAP
4 1 (0.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.42%) Clustering
2 21 (13.82%) PKI
3 12 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.26%) Open Source
6 5 (3.29%) Replication
6 5 (3.29%) DTV
7 4 (2.63%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.97%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 113 (74.34%) Windows
2 69 (45.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 61 (40.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 22 (14.47%) Windows 8
5 22 (14.47%) Linux
6 11 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.32%) SUSE
9 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) ITIL
2 18 (11.84%) Data Protection
3 17 (11.18%) Configuration Management
4 15 (9.87%) ITSM
5 14 (9.21%) Change Management
6 12 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 11 (7.24%) PRINCE2
7 11 (7.24%) Asset Management
8 10 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (6.58%) Migration
9 9 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (5.92%) MOF
10 7 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.61%) Service Management
11 6 (3.95%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.95%) DevOps
11 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (3.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.29%) People Management
12 5 (3.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.37%) PowerShell
2 31 (20.39%) SQL
3 12 (7.89%) Python
3 12 (7.89%) Perl
4 11 (7.24%) C#
4 11 (7.24%) Ruby
5 9 (5.92%) Java
5 9 (5.92%) PHP
6 7 (4.61%) C
7 5 (3.29%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (35.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (30.26%) MCSE
3 22 (14.47%) Security Cleared
4 19 (12.50%) MCITP
5 16 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 13 (8.55%) MCTS
7 6 (3.95%) Degree
7 6 (3.95%) MCSA
7 6 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.63%) VCAP
8 4 (2.63%) VTSP
8 4 (2.63%) CCEE
8 4 (2.63%) VCP5
9 3 (1.97%) MCP
9 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.32%) CCNA
10 2 (1.32%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) QA
2 5 (3.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.66%) GPG13
System Software
1 85 (55.92%) Active Directory
2 61 (40.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (33.55%) Hyper-V
4 20 (13.16%) vSphere
5 19 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (9.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (8.55%) vCloud
8 8 (5.26%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 8 (5.26%) XenApp
9 2 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.32%) UAG
10 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 111 (73.03%) SCOM
2 103 (67.76%) SCCM
3 55 (36.18%) SCVMM
4 43 (28.29%) SCSM
5 19 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 17 (11.18%) Puppet
7 13 (8.55%) SCDPM
8 11 (7.24%) Windows Intune
8 11 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (5.92%) Nagios
10 8 (5.26%) CA SiteMinder
11 7 (4.61%) XenMobile
12 5 (3.29%) NetBackup
13 4 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
13 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (1.97%) AppManager
15 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
15 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
15 2 (1.32%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 118 (77.63%) Microsoft
2 67 (44.08%) VMware
3 30 (19.74%) Cisco
4 25 (16.45%) HP
5 23 (15.13%) Citrix
6 17 (11.18%) Dell
7 16 (10.53%) EMC
8 15 (9.87%) NetApp
9 12 (7.89%) BMC
10 11 (7.24%) Red Hat
11 9 (5.92%) CheckPoint
12 8 (5.26%) CommVault
13 7 (4.61%) IBM
14 6 (3.95%) SAP
14 6 (3.95%) CA
15 5 (3.29%) Veritas
15 5 (3.29%) NetIQ
15 5 (3.29%) Symantec
15 5 (3.29%) Remedy
15 5 (3.29%) SolarWinds
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