The table below looks at the statistics for MOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 206 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing MOM 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.041% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.44% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £44,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 340 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.43% 7.01% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 244 258 252
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MOM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MOM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MOM across the West Midlands region.

MOM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MOM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MOM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -4 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Staffordshire - 1 £47,500 -
MOM
England

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MOM 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 MOM.

1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) MCSE
2 10 (83.33%) MCSA
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (83.33%) MCITP
2 10 (83.33%) WSUS
2 10 (83.33%) SCOM
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) VCP4
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) CommVault
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP

MOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MOM 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 MOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Wintel Support
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Server Support
3 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Server Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (8.33%) Functional Programming
1 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) MCSA
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (83.33%) MCITP
1 10 (83.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) WSUS
1 10 (83.33%) SCOM
2 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) CommVault
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec