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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 867 903 812
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -91
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 35 35 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.030% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.47% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 65
Average salary £54,250 £48,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.85% -15.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -17.39%

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
7744 7437 6986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6141 5994 5612
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

SCOrch Salary Histogram in the UK

SCOrch
Top 20 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 3 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 +21 31 £57,500 +18.55% 10
South East +21 12 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Berkshire +1 10 £65,000 +36.84% 3
London +10 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Reading -3 6 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East Midlands +5 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £40,000 -15.78%
South West -10 3 £45,000 -14.28% 5
North West - 3 £57,500 -
Bristol - 3 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £57,500 -
City of London +30 2 £57,500 +18.55% 1
East of England - 2 £33,000 -
Mansfield - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £33,000 -
Watford - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £33,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 77 (77.78%) SCOM
3 70 (70.71%) Microsoft
4 65 (65.66%) SCCM
5 42 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (40.40%) ITIL
7 39 (39.39%) VMware
8 38 (38.38%) Active Directory
9 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (32.32%) SCVMM
11 30 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (28.28%) PowerShell
13 27 (27.27%) SAN
14 25 (25.25%) MS Excel
15 23 (23.23%) SQL
16 22 (22.22%) Linux
17 21 (21.21%) Hyper-V
17 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
18 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
18 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
19 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (19.19%) SCSM
20 18 (18.18%) Private Cloud
20 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
21 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
21 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
22 16 (16.16%) MCSE
22 16 (16.16%) HP
23 14 (14.14%) NetApp
23 14 (14.14%) MS Exchange

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (14.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.06%) IIS
3 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.06%) Lync
4 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (25.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.06%) Office 365
3 5 (5.05%) IaaS
3 5 (5.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.27%) SAN
2 9 (9.09%) DNS
3 7 (7.07%) VPN
4 6 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 6 (6.06%) Firewall
5 5 (5.05%) NAS
5 5 (5.05%) DHCP
6 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.04%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.03%) LAN
7 3 (3.03%) WAN
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.01%) VLAN
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.01%) SSL
9 1 (1.01%) VoIP
9 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.01%) Internet
9 1 (1.01%) OSPF
9 1 (1.01%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.05%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.01%) Legal
3 1 (1.01%) Advertising
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Billing
3 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Consultant
2 17 (17.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) Operations Manager
6 8 (8.08%) Systems Manager
6 8 (8.08%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Build Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.04%) Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Monitoring Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Cloud Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) WAP
2 3 (3.03%) XML
3 2 (2.02%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) COM
4 1 (1.01%) SOAP
4 1 (1.01%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.01%) WCF
4 1 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 18 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 10 (10.10%) Clustering
4 4 (4.04%) EMC VNX
4 4 (4.04%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.01%) CESG
6 1 (1.01%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) CMDB
6 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 42 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (22.22%) Linux
5 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.02%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.01%) Solaris
9 1 (1.01%) SUSE
9 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) ITIL
2 11 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (10.10%) E-Commerce
3 10 (10.10%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (10.10%) DevOps
4 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.09%) Change Management
4 9 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 8 (8.08%) Project Management
5 8 (8.08%) Server Building
6 7 (7.07%) ITSM
6 7 (7.07%) Migration
6 7 (7.07%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.06%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.05%) Time Management
9 4 (4.04%) MOF
9 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.28%) PowerShell
2 23 (23.23%) SQL
3 6 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.02%) Perl
4 2 (2.02%) C
4 2 (2.02%) Python
4 2 (2.02%) Ruby
5 1 (1.01%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.16%) MCSE
4 13 (13.13%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.06%) MCTS
6 5 (5.05%) MCITP
6 5 (5.05%) MCSA
7 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.02%) NCDA
8 2 (2.02%) CCNA
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.01%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (38.38%) Active Directory
2 30 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (21.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.11%) vSphere
5 9 (9.09%) vCloud
6 6 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.03%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.02%) XenApp
9 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 77 (77.78%) SCOM
2 65 (65.66%) SCCM
3 32 (32.32%) SCVMM
4 19 (19.19%) SCSM
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Intune
6 8 (8.08%) Puppet
6 8 (8.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (5.05%) NetBackup
8 5 (5.05%) SCDPM
9 3 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (2.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (2.02%) HP SIM
10 2 (2.02%) Nagios
10 2 (2.02%) AppManager
10 2 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (1.01%) MOM
11 1 (1.01%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 70 (70.71%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.39%) VMware
3 16 (16.16%) HP
4 14 (14.14%) NetApp
5 13 (13.13%) Dell
6 9 (9.09%) Cisco
6 9 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.06%) EMC
7 6 (6.06%) CommVault
8 5 (5.05%) Veritas
9 4 (4.04%) SAP
10 3 (3.03%) IBM
10 3 (3.03%) Symantec
10 3 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.02%) AppSense
11 2 (2.02%) McAfee
11 2 (2.02%) Sophos
11 2 (2.02%) NetIQ
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle
North London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 27 days ago