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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 780 850 761
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -89
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 98 43 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.39% 0.67% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 31 113
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +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
7058 6417 6099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.67% 6.25% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5684 5041 4918
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 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +47 89 £50,000 -4.76% 6
London +33 50 £55,000 +4.76% 2
City of London +29 27 £55,000 -12.00% 1
South East -9 24 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Hampshire -3 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Andover - 10 £45,000 -
North West -4 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Southampton - 6 £45,000 -
Berkshire -9 5 - -
Manchester -11 3 £34,000 -32.00%
Cambridge - 3 £41,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £41,000 -
South West - 3 £41,250 - 1
East of England - 3 £41,000 -
Surrey -5 2 £50,000 -35.48%
Dorset - 2 £42,500 -
Poole - 2 £42,500 -
Farnborough +2 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Trowbridge - 1 £40,000 -

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 132 (77.19%) Microsoft
2 129 (75.44%) SCCM
3 125 (73.10%) Windows
4 123 (71.93%) SCOM
5 81 (47.37%) ITIL
6 80 (46.78%) Active Directory
7 79 (46.20%) VMware
8 73 (42.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 70 (40.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (38.01%) SCVMM
11 60 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (33.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 53 (30.99%) MS Excel
14 50 (29.24%) MCSE
14 50 (29.24%) Hyper-V
14 50 (29.24%) SCSM
15 49 (28.65%) SAN
16 47 (27.49%) Windows 7
17 39 (22.81%) SQL Server
18 38 (22.22%) SQL
19 37 (21.64%) PowerShell
20 36 (21.05%) Security Cleared
21 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Azure
21 31 (18.13%) MS Exchange
22 30 (17.54%) DNS
22 30 (17.54%) SC Cleared
23 28 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
23 28 (16.37%) Cisco
23 28 (16.37%) Linux
24 27 (15.79%) Clustering

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (18.13%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.87%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.60%) Lync
5 9 (5.26%) IIS
6 8 (4.68%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (4.68%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 53 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (9.36%) IaaS
3 15 (8.77%) Office 365
4 2 (1.17%) SaaS
4 2 (1.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (28.65%) SAN
2 30 (17.54%) DNS
3 26 (15.20%) Firewall
4 22 (12.87%) DHCP
5 19 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 19 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 12 (7.02%) TCP/IP
6 12 (7.02%) Wireless
7 11 (6.43%) VPN
8 10 (5.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (4.68%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (4.68%) Internet
9 8 (4.68%) Kerberos
9 8 (4.68%) LAN
9 8 (4.68%) WLAN
10 7 (4.09%) NetScaler
10 7 (4.09%) NAS
11 3 (1.75%) SSL
11 3 (1.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.92%) MySQL
6 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (7.60%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.92%) Electronics
3 5 (2.92%) Marketing
3 5 (2.92%) Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.75%) Back Office
5 3 (1.75%) Billing
6 2 (1.17%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (25.15%) Consultant
2 27 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Consultant
4 21 (12.28%) Architect
5 19 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
6 16 (9.36%) Technical Specialist
7 10 (5.85%) Analyst
7 10 (5.85%) Support Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (5.26%) Server Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) Build Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Server Specialist
12 5 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.92%) Escalation Engineer
12 5 (2.92%) IT Consultant
13 4 (2.34%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.85%) .NET
2 4 (2.34%) XML
3 2 (1.17%) WCF
3 2 (1.17%) REST
3 2 (1.17%) SOAP
3 2 (1.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) Clustering
2 16 (9.36%) PKI
3 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.68%) Open Source
5 5 (2.92%) DTV
5 5 (2.92%) CMDB
5 5 (2.92%) Replication
6 4 (2.34%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 125 (73.10%) Windows
2 70 (40.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 60 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (27.49%) Windows 7
5 28 (16.37%) Linux
6 25 (14.62%) Windows 8
7 11 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.75%) SUSE
9 3 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (47.37%) ITIL
2 20 (11.70%) Configuration Management
3 15 (8.77%) Data Protection
3 15 (8.77%) Change Management
3 15 (8.77%) DevOps
4 13 (7.60%) ITSM
4 13 (7.60%) PRINCE2
5 11 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (6.43%) Mentoring
5 11 (6.43%) MOF
5 11 (6.43%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (5.85%) Capacity Management
7 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (5.26%) Service Management
7 9 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.26%) Workflow
7 9 (5.26%) Migration
7 9 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 8 (4.68%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.22%) SQL
2 37 (21.64%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.60%) Python
3 13 (7.60%) Perl
3 13 (7.60%) Ruby
4 10 (5.85%) PHP
4 10 (5.85%) C
4 10 (5.85%) C#
4 10 (5.85%) Java
4 10 (5.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 58 (33.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (29.24%) MCSE
3 36 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 30 (17.54%) SC Cleared
5 21 (12.28%) MCITP
6 16 (9.36%) DV Cleared
6 16 (9.36%) MCTS
7 7 (4.09%) MCSA
8 6 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.51%) Degree
9 4 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.34%) VCP5
9 4 (2.34%) VCAP
9 4 (2.34%) VTSP
9 4 (2.34%) CCEE
10 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.75%) MCP
11 2 (1.17%) NCDA
11 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) SLA
3 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 80 (46.78%) Active Directory
2 73 (42.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (29.24%) Hyper-V
4 24 (14.04%) vSphere
5 19 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (9.94%) vCloud
8 8 (4.68%) VMware ESX
8 8 (4.68%) XenApp
8 8 (4.68%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.17%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.17%) UAG
10 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 129 (75.44%) SCCM
2 123 (71.93%) SCOM
3 65 (38.01%) SCVMM
4 50 (29.24%) SCSM
5 25 (14.62%) Puppet
6 20 (11.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Windows Intune
8 12 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (6.43%) Nagios
10 10 (5.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 9 (5.26%) SCDPM
11 9 (5.26%) NetBackup
12 8 (4.68%) CA SiteMinder
13 7 (4.09%) XenMobile
14 5 (2.92%) AppManager
15 4 (2.34%) McAfee ePO
15 4 (2.34%) BMC PATROL
16 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
17 2 (1.17%) BladeLogic
17 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 132 (77.19%) Microsoft
2 79 (46.20%) VMware
3 28 (16.37%) Cisco
4 23 (13.45%) HP
5 21 (12.28%) NetApp
6 20 (11.70%) Citrix
7 18 (10.53%) Dell
8 13 (7.60%) EMC
9 11 (6.43%) BMC
9 11 (6.43%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.43%) SAP
10 9 (5.26%) Veritas
11 8 (4.68%) CheckPoint
12 7 (4.09%) NetIQ
12 7 (4.09%) CommVault
12 7 (4.09%) Remedy
12 7 (4.09%) AppSense
12 7 (4.09%) IBM
12 7 (4.09%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.51%) CA
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Fuel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Day rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus / Benefits / Laptop / Phone
Posted: 24 days ago