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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 827 861 771
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -90
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 63 44 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.039% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.63% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 88
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%

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
7264 7033 6202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.71% 6.23% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5810 5546 4767
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%

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 30 March 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 30 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
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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 +31 59 £45,000 -10.00% 8
London +22 27 £52,500 +5.00%
South East +4 17 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hampshire +3 15 £45,000 - 1
City of London +16 13 £52,500 -25.00%
Southampton - 7 - -
North West +11 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Andover - 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands +17 5 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £40,000 +45.45%
Manchester +4 2 £45,000 -
Leeds +3 2 £17,000 -60.00%
Yorkshire +1 2 £17,000 -60.00%
West Yorkshire -5 2 £17,000 -60.00%
South West -19 2 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Surrey -3 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Farnborough -6 1 £45,000 - 1
Reading -10 1 £67,500 -3.57%
Berkshire -11 1 £67,500 -3.57%
Poole -18 1 - -
Dorset -25 1 - - 2
Trowbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 120 (77.92%) Windows
2 119 (77.27%) SCOM
3 117 (75.97%) SCCM
4 115 (74.68%) Microsoft
5 74 (48.05%) ITIL
6 69 (44.81%) VMware
7 64 (41.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 60 (38.96%) Active Directory
9 54 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 52 (33.77%) SCVMM
11 45 (29.22%) MS Excel
12 42 (27.27%) SQL
12 42 (27.27%) Windows 7
13 41 (26.62%) SQL Server
14 40 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (25.97%) SAN
15 38 (24.68%) PowerShell
15 38 (24.68%) SCSM
16 37 (24.03%) Security Cleared
17 35 (22.73%) Hyper-V
18 33 (21.43%) Linux
19 32 (20.78%) MCSE
20 31 (20.13%) SC Cleared
21 30 (19.48%) MS Exchange
22 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
22 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
23 25 (16.23%) Windows 8
23 25 (16.23%) Private Cloud
24 23 (14.94%) Clustering

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 30 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 22 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 17 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (7.79%) IIS
4 12 (7.79%) Lync
5 6 (3.90%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 45 (29.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.49%) IaaS
3 8 (5.19%) Office 365
4 2 (1.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.97%) SAN
2 21 (13.64%) Firewall
3 17 (11.04%) DNS
4 13 (8.44%) DHCP
4 13 (8.44%) iSCSI
5 12 (7.79%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (6.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (6.49%) Wireless
7 9 (5.84%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.19%) LAN
8 8 (5.19%) NAS
9 7 (4.55%) VPN
9 7 (4.55%) Internet
10 6 (3.90%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (3.90%) WLAN
10 6 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (3.25%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.30%) WAN
12 2 (1.30%) SSL
12 2 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (26.62%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.95%) MySQL
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (11.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.25%) Electronics
3 5 (3.25%) Marketing
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.95%) Back Office
6 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.30%) Billing
6 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (22.08%) Consultant
2 22 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (12.34%) Microsoft Consultant
4 16 (10.39%) Technical Consultant
5 14 (9.09%) Architect
6 13 (8.44%) Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Technical Specialist
9 9 (5.84%) Build Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Server Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Operations Manager
10 8 (5.19%) Systems Manager
11 7 (4.55%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.90%) Server Specialist
13 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Specialist
13 5 (3.25%) Escalation Engineer
14 4 (2.60%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) XML
2 6 (3.90%) .NET
3 2 (1.30%) WAP
4 1 (0.65%) WCF
4 1 (0.65%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Private Cloud
2 23 (14.94%) Clustering
3 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.55%) PKI
5 5 (3.25%) Replication
5 5 (3.25%) DTV
5 5 (3.25%) CMDB
5 5 (3.25%) Open Source
6 4 (2.60%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.30%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.65%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 120 (77.92%) Windows
2 64 (41.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 33 (21.43%) Linux
6 25 (16.23%) Windows 8
7 11 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.30%) SUSE
10 2 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (48.05%) ITIL
2 17 (11.04%) Configuration Management
2 17 (11.04%) Change Management
3 16 (10.39%) Service Delivery
4 15 (9.74%) DevOps
5 14 (9.09%) ITSM
6 13 (8.44%) Data Protection
7 12 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.14%) Capacity Management
9 10 (6.49%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.84%) Service Management
10 9 (5.84%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.19%) Migration
11 8 (5.19%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (3.90%) Workflow
13 6 (3.90%) MOF
13 6 (3.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.27%) SQL
2 38 (24.68%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.19%) Perl
4 8 (5.19%) Python
4 8 (5.19%) Ruby
5 7 (4.55%) C
6 6 (3.90%) PHP
6 6 (3.90%) Java
7 5 (3.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (24.03%) Security Cleared
3 32 (20.78%) MCSE
4 31 (20.13%) SC Cleared
5 20 (12.99%) DV Cleared
6 18 (11.69%) MCTS
7 17 (11.04%) MCITP
8 6 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.25%) Degree
10 4 (2.60%) NCDA
10 4 (2.60%) CCNA
10 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.95%) MCSA
11 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.30%) MCP
13 1 (0.65%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (38.96%) Active Directory
1 60 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 21 (13.64%) vSphere
4 14 (9.09%) vCloud
4 14 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (8.44%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.95%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.30%) XenApp
8 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.65%) XenServer
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 119 (77.27%) SCOM
2 117 (75.97%) SCCM
3 52 (33.77%) SCVMM
4 38 (24.68%) SCSM
5 19 (12.34%) Puppet
6 11 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 11 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 10 (6.49%) NetBackup
8 8 (5.19%) Windows Intune
9 7 (4.55%) Nagios
10 6 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (3.25%) CA Single Sign-On
12 4 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
13 3 (1.95%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.95%) AppManager
13 3 (1.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (1.95%) SCDPM
14 2 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (1.30%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 115 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 69 (44.81%) VMware
3 22 (14.29%) Cisco
4 20 (12.99%) HP
5 18 (11.69%) NetApp
6 16 (10.39%) Dell
7 12 (7.79%) SAP
8 11 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.49%) Veritas
10 9 (5.84%) BMC
10 9 (5.84%) CommVault
11 7 (4.55%) AppSense
11 7 (4.55%) Symantec
11 7 (4.55%) Remedy
11 7 (4.55%) EMC
12 6 (3.90%) McAfee
12 6 (3.90%) CheckPoint
13 5 (3.25%) Citrix
14 4 (2.60%) CA
15 3 (1.95%) Oracle
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