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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 838 867 825
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -42
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 45 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.034% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.56% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 54
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -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
7364 7199 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.13% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 5780 5148
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +36 40 £45,000 -5.26% 7
London +45 14 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +1 9 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East Midlands +8 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Berkshire +3 5 £65,000 +15.55%
Reading -10 5 £65,000 +15.55%
Manchester +18 3 £45,000 +9.09% 1
North West +1 3 £45,000 +9.09% 1
South West -12 3 £45,000 -18.18% 4
East of England - 3 £33,000 -
Bristol - 3 £45,000 - 4
City of London +38 2 £50,000 +4.16%
West Yorkshire +18 2 £17,000 -65.12% 1
Leeds +11 2 £17,000 -65.12% 1
Yorkshire +6 2 £17,000 -65.12% 1
Hampshire -2 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £33,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £33,000 -
Southampton - 2 - -
Mansfield +6 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Watford - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 103 (78.63%) Windows
2 96 (73.28%) SCOM
3 90 (68.70%) Microsoft
4 86 (65.65%) SCCM
5 59 (45.04%) ITIL
6 55 (41.98%) VMware
7 49 (37.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (35.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 44 (33.59%) Active Directory
10 38 (29.01%) PowerShell
10 38 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (27.48%) SCVMM
12 33 (25.19%) Security Cleared
13 32 (24.43%) MS Excel
14 29 (22.14%) SQL
14 29 (22.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (22.14%) SC Cleared
15 28 (21.37%) Linux
16 27 (20.61%) SAN
16 27 (20.61%) Windows 7
17 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 23 (17.56%) Hyper-V
17 23 (17.56%) SCSM
18 22 (16.79%) Private Cloud
18 22 (16.79%) MCSE
18 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
19 20 (15.27%) DV Cleared
20 18 (13.74%) Puppet
20 18 (13.74%) Clustering
21 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2008

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (12.21%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.16%) SharePoint
3 11 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.87%) IIS
5 8 (6.11%) Lync
6 6 (4.58%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (24.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.76%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.87%) IaaS
3 8 (6.11%) Office 365
4 6 (4.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.61%) SAN
2 17 (12.98%) Firewall
3 14 (10.69%) DNS
4 11 (8.40%) DHCP
4 11 (8.40%) VPN
5 9 (6.87%) iSCSI
6 7 (5.34%) NAS
6 7 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (4.58%) Wireless
7 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.82%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.82%) LAN
9 4 (3.05%) Internet
10 3 (2.29%) WAN
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.53%) VLAN
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.53%) WLAN
11 2 (1.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.34%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (10.69%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
4 2 (1.53%) Billing
4 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Electronics
4 2 (1.53%) Back Office
4 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (25.19%) Consultant
2 22 (16.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (12.21%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (10.69%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Consultant
6 11 (8.40%) Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Architect
7 9 (6.87%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) Systems Manager
8 8 (6.11%) Operations Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (5.34%) Build Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Server Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Cloud Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Specialist
12 4 (3.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.05%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.11%) WAP
2 6 (4.58%) .NET
3 3 (2.29%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) SOAP
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) WCF
4 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Private Cloud
2 18 (13.74%) Clustering
3 6 (4.58%) Open Source
3 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.05%) CMDB
4 4 (3.05%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) PKI
6 2 (1.53%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.53%) DTV
6 2 (1.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) BYOD
7 1 (0.76%) CESG
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 103 (78.63%) Windows
2 49 (37.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (21.37%) Linux
5 27 (20.61%) Windows 7
6 16 (12.21%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.53%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.76%) UNIX
10 1 (0.76%) Solaris
10 1 (0.76%) SUSE
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.04%) ITIL
2 15 (11.45%) DevOps
3 13 (9.92%) Data Protection
4 12 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.40%) ITSM
5 11 (8.40%) Configuration Management
5 11 (8.40%) Capacity Management
6 10 (7.63%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (7.63%) Change Management
7 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.87%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.87%) Project Management
7 9 (6.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (6.11%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (6.11%) Service Management
9 7 (5.34%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.82%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.01%) PowerShell
2 29 (22.14%) SQL
3 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.34%) Python
4 7 (5.34%) Perl
4 7 (5.34%) Ruby
5 6 (4.58%) PHP
5 6 (4.58%) C
5 6 (4.58%) Java
6 5 (3.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (25.19%) Security Cleared
2 29 (22.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (22.14%) SC Cleared
3 22 (16.79%) MCSE
4 20 (15.27%) DV Cleared
5 13 (9.92%) MCTS
6 10 (7.63%) MCITP
7 6 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.82%) MCSA
9 4 (3.05%) NCDA
9 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.05%) CCNA
10 2 (1.53%) Degree
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) MCP
11 1 (0.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (35.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (33.59%) Active Directory
3 23 (17.56%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.92%) vCloud
5 12 (9.16%) vSphere
6 10 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.82%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.29%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.76%) XenApp
10 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 96 (73.28%) SCOM
2 86 (65.65%) SCCM
3 36 (27.48%) SCVMM
4 23 (17.56%) SCSM
5 18 (13.74%) Puppet
6 12 (9.16%) Windows Intune
7 11 (8.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 9 (6.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (3.82%) NetBackup
10 5 (3.82%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (3.05%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (3.05%) SCDPM
12 3 (2.29%) Nagios
13 2 (1.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (1.53%) AppManager
13 2 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.76%) XenMobile
14 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
14 1 (0.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 90 (68.70%) Microsoft
2 55 (41.98%) VMware
3 14 (10.69%) Cisco
4 12 (9.16%) HP
4 12 (9.16%) NetApp
5 10 (7.63%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.63%) Dell
6 9 (6.87%) SAP
7 7 (5.34%) EMC
7 7 (5.34%) CommVault
8 6 (4.58%) Remedy
8 6 (4.58%) BMC
9 5 (3.82%) Veritas
10 4 (3.05%) McAfee
11 3 (2.29%) IBM
11 3 (2.29%) Citrix
12 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.53%) AppSense
12 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.53%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago