The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 205 177 180
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 16 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.80% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.12% 11.96% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 19
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £28,189
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SCOM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
388 326 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.88% 6.72% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 290 290 206
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,078
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +32.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Leeds -9 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Halifax -15 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Bradford - 3 £42,500 - 1
Elland - 2 £40,000 -
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SCOM 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 SCOM.

1 37 (86.05%) Active Directory
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
4 29 (67.44%) VMware
4 29 (67.44%) SCCM
5 27 (62.79%) HP
6 26 (60.47%) Skype for Business
7 25 (58.14%) Data Centre
8 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
9 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (39.53%) ITIL
12 16 (37.21%) Office 365
13 15 (34.88%) Finance
14 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (30.23%) MCSE
15 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (27.91%) Change Management
17 11 (25.58%) MSMQ
17 11 (25.58%) Linux
17 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
17 11 (25.58%) SAN
17 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (25.58%) Dell
17 11 (25.58%) EMC
17 11 (25.58%) DNS
17 11 (25.58%) MCITP
17 11 (25.58%) Veeam
18 10 (23.26%) vSphere

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SCOM 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 SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (60.47%) Skype for Business
2 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
3 10 (23.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) IIS
6 2 (4.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) Office 365
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
1 11 (25.58%) SAN
2 10 (23.26%) DMZ
2 10 (23.26%) Internet
3 5 (11.63%) Skype
4 3 (6.98%) Telepresence
4 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Operations Manager
8 5 (11.63%) Data Centre Manager
8 5 (11.63%) Data Centre Operations Manager
8 5 (11.63%) Data Manager
9 4 (9.30%) Architect
9 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.98%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) MSMQ
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) ELK Stack
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.26%) Blackberry
2 10 (23.26%) Clustering
2 10 (23.26%) HP Storage
2 10 (23.26%) SecurID
3 9 (20.93%) EMC VNX
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.33%) Replication
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (25.58%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (23.26%) Debian
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.33%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 12 (27.91%) Change Management
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Change Control
5 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.63%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.30%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 4 (9.30%) Release Management
6 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.98%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) Fault Management
7 3 (6.98%) Line Management
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (30.23%) MCSE
3 11 (25.58%) MCITP
4 10 (23.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.33%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (86.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.26%) vSphere
4 7 (16.28%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 29 (67.44%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Puppet
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Intune
5 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (67.44%) VMware
3 27 (62.79%) HP
4 11 (25.58%) Dell
4 11 (25.58%) EMC
4 11 (25.58%) Veeam
5 10 (23.26%) CommVault
5 10 (23.26%) MobileIron
5 10 (23.26%) NetApp
5 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
6 9 (20.93%) Dell Compellent
7 8 (18.60%) Symantec
8 6 (13.95%) Cisco
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix
10 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds