The table below looks at the statistics for SCOrch 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 SCOrch over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank - 179 179
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 0 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.024% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.38% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 16
Average salary - £35,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
SCOrch
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
276 266 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.46% 6.33% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 215 203 228
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

SCOrch
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCOrch Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCOrch
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCOrch Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) EMC
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
2 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 7 (77.78%) NetScaler
2 7 (77.78%) XenMobile
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) VCAP
4 4 (44.44%) VTSP
4 4 (44.44%) CCEE
4 4 (44.44%) vCloud
4 4 (44.44%) VCP5
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) SCVMM

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Virtualisation Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) MOF
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (44.44%) VCAP
2 4 (44.44%) VTSP
2 4 (44.44%) CCEE
2 4 (44.44%) VCP5
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
1 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 4 (44.44%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) XenMobile
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
2 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) EMC
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 7 (77.78%) VMware