The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 868 786 893
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +107
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 49 97 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.087% 0.024%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.68% 1.54% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 22
Average salary £49,250 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7241 6311 6077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.97% 5.68% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5753 4831 5047
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -78 48 £48,500 -7.61% 5
South East -22 18 £50,000 -4.76% 2
London -54 14 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Reading -9 6 £65,000 +25.00%
Hampshire -10 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Berkshire -12 6 £65,000 +23.80%
Dorset +3 5 £55,000 +52.77%
Birmingham +2 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Nottinghamshire -2 5 £27,500 -47.61%
South West -2 5 £55,000 +52.77%
West Midlands -11 5 £47,500 -5.94%
East Midlands -19 5 £47,500 -9.52%
City of London -21 5 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Poole - 5 £55,000 -
Farnborough -4 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Manchester +5 3 £45,000 -11.76%
North West 0 3 £45,000 -11.76%
Surrey -1 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Thames Valley -2 3 £53,750 -17.30%
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £48,750 -7.14%
Leeds -25 3 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire -32 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -39 3 £47,500 -
Mansfield - 3 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes +2 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Coventry +2 2 £48,750 -18.75%
Nottingham +1 2 £48,750 -7.14%
Derby -13 2 £48,750 -4.87%
Derbyshire -16 2 £48,750 -4.87%
Godalming - 2 £50,000 -

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 81 (83.51%) SCCM
2 80 (82.47%) Microsoft
3 74 (76.29%) SCOM
4 52 (53.61%) Windows
5 43 (44.33%) Hyper-V
6 41 (42.27%) Active Directory
7 38 (39.18%) MS Excel
7 38 (39.18%) SCVMM
8 37 (38.14%) SCSM
8 37 (38.14%) VMware
9 36 (37.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (36.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (35.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (28.87%) ITIL
13 27 (27.84%) MCSE
14 25 (25.77%) PowerShell
15 23 (23.71%) SAN
16 22 (22.68%) SCDPM
17 20 (20.62%) MCITP
18 19 (19.59%) Workflow
18 19 (19.59%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (18.56%) Citrix
20 17 (17.53%) Data Protection
21 16 (16.49%) Windows 7
21 16 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
21 16 (16.49%) MS Exchange
22 15 (15.46%) Lync
23 13 (13.40%) SQL
23 13 (13.40%) .NET
23 13 (13.40%) Microsoft App-V

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (19.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (16.49%) MS Exchange
3 15 (15.46%) Lync
4 9 (9.28%) IIS
5 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (39.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (9.28%) Office 365
2 6 (6.19%) IaaS
2 6 (6.19%) SaaS
2 6 (6.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.71%) SAN
2 8 (8.25%) DNS
3 7 (7.22%) DHCP
3 7 (7.22%) DMZ
4 6 (6.19%) Firewall
5 5 (5.15%) SSL
5 5 (5.15%) VPN
6 4 (4.12%) SMTP
6 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.12%) MPLS
6 4 (4.12%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.06%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.03%) LAN
8 1 (1.03%) WAN
8 1 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) MySQL
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.25%) Marketing
2 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 5 (5.15%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Games
5 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Billing
6 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) Consultant
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Consultant
3 11 (11.34%) Server Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Architect
4 7 (7.22%) SCCM Consultant
4 7 (7.22%) SCCM Specialist
5 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.15%) Configuration Specialist
6 5 (5.15%) Data Centre Consultant
6 5 (5.15%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Systems Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Management Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) .NET
2 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
3 7 (7.22%) WCF
3 7 (7.22%) REST
3 7 (7.22%) SOAP
4 5 (5.15%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) PKI
2 4 (4.12%) Open Source
3 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Online Games
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.61%) Windows
2 35 (36.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (16.49%) Windows 7
4 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.25%) Linux
7 5 (5.15%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) ITIL
2 19 (19.59%) Workflow
3 17 (17.53%) Data Protection
4 12 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.28%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.28%) Change Control
5 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.28%) CRM
5 9 (9.28%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.22%) Business Continuity
6 7 (7.22%) Migration
7 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.19%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.19%) Online Marketing
8 5 (5.15%) Software Deployment
8 5 (5.15%) Change Management
9 4 (4.12%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.12%) MOF
9 4 (4.12%) SIEM
9 4 (4.12%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.40%) SQL
3 7 (7.22%) Python
3 7 (7.22%) Perl
3 7 (7.22%) Ruby
4 4 (4.12%) PHP
4 4 (4.12%) Java
5 2 (2.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (35.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (27.84%) MCSE
3 20 (20.62%) MCITP
4 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
5 9 (9.28%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (9.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (8.25%) MCSA
7 6 (6.19%) MCP
8 4 (4.12%) MCTS
9 2 (2.06%) Degree
9 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 1 (1.03%) VCP5
10 1 (1.03%) MCSM
10 1 (1.03%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (44.33%) Hyper-V
2 41 (42.27%) Active Directory
3 36 (37.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (13.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (9.28%) XenApp
5 9 (9.28%) vSphere
6 8 (8.25%) XenServer
7 6 (6.19%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.15%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.09%) UAG
10 1 (1.03%) vCloud
10 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 81 (83.51%) SCCM
2 74 (76.29%) SCOM
3 38 (39.18%) SCVMM
4 37 (38.14%) SCSM
5 22 (22.68%) SCDPM
6 10 (10.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (8.25%) Nagios
7 8 (8.25%) Puppet
7 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (7.22%) AppManager
9 4 (4.12%) WSUS
9 4 (4.12%) WMI
10 3 (3.09%) MOM
11 2 (2.06%) XenMobile
12 1 (1.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
12 1 (1.03%) AppDNA
12 1 (1.03%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 80 (82.47%) Microsoft
2 37 (38.14%) VMware
3 18 (18.56%) Citrix
4 9 (9.28%) Veeam
5 8 (8.25%) NetIQ
5 8 (8.25%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.19%) EMC
7 4 (4.12%) Oracle
8 2 (2.06%) AppSense
8 2 (2.06%) NetApp
8 2 (2.06%) Cisco
8 2 (2.06%) HP
9 1 (1.03%) CA
9 1 (1.03%) McAfee
9 1 (1.03%) PlateSpin
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Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable (DoE) + Annual Bonus + Ex
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Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits, Sha
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London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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