The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 195 193 210
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 63 58 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.89% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.46% 12.69% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 21
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,218 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
SCOM
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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
468 457 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.68% 7.02% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 401 313 225
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
(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
West Yorkshire +9 41 £37,250 +10.87% 5
South Yorkshire +1 11 £24,000 -50.00%
North Yorkshire -5 11 £28,500 -18.57%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 96 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 94 (78.33%) Windows
3 92 (76.67%) SCCM
4 82 (68.33%) Microsoft
5 74 (61.67%) VMware
6 70 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 65 (54.17%) MS Exchange
9 57 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 53 (44.17%) Lync
11 49 (40.83%) ITIL
12 47 (39.17%) Hyper-V
13 46 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (29.17%) Citrix
14 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 34 (28.33%) NetBackup
16 33 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
16 33 (27.50%) DNS
17 26 (21.67%) EMC
17 26 (21.67%) HP
17 26 (21.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 24 (20.00%) vSphere
18 24 (20.00%) SAN
18 24 (20.00%) MS Excel
19 23 (19.17%) SLA
19 23 (19.17%) Symantec
19 23 (19.17%) SCVMM
20 21 (17.50%) Dell
21 20 (16.67%) Cisco
21 20 (16.67%) SharePoint

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 65 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 57 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (44.17%) Lync
4 20 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 14 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (5.00%) IIS
9 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.50%) Apache
10 3 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.83%) JBoss
12 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.50%) Office 365
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.17%) SaaS
4 4 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (27.50%) DNS
2 24 (20.00%) SAN
3 16 (13.33%) DHCP
4 11 (9.17%) LAN
4 11 (9.17%) Unified Communications
5 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.17%) Internet
7 4 (3.33%) S/MIME
8 3 (2.50%) DMZ
9 2 (1.67%) NAS
9 2 (1.67%) VoIP
9 2 (1.67%) Firewall
10 1 (0.83%) FTP
10 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.67%) DTS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (23.33%) Analyst
2 24 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (14.17%) Technical Analyst
5 15 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) Server Engineer
7 13 (10.83%) Windows Server Engineer
8 12 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
9 11 (9.17%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 10 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (7.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 9 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 5 (4.17%) Support Analyst
13 5 (4.17%) Consultant
13 5 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 7 (5.83%) Web Services
3 2 (1.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) PKI
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.17%) CMDB
4 4 (3.33%) Clustering
5 2 (1.67%) iPad
5 2 (1.67%) Statistics
5 2 (1.67%) iPhone
5 2 (1.67%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.83%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 94 (78.33%) Windows
2 70 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.33%) UNIX
6 10 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.83%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) ITIL
2 17 (14.17%) Change Management
3 15 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (10.83%) Project Management
5 11 (9.17%) Configuration Management
6 9 (7.50%) Migration
7 7 (5.83%) Network Management
7 7 (5.83%) High Availability
8 6 (5.00%) Change Control
8 6 (5.00%) Service Management
9 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.33%) ITSM
11 3 (2.50%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.50%) Workflow
11 3 (2.50%) Time Management
11 3 (2.50%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.17%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.67%) SQL
3 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.67%) MCSE
3 13 (10.83%) MCDST
4 12 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.17%) SC Cleared
5 11 (9.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.00%) MCP
6 6 (5.00%) MCSA
7 2 (1.67%) MCTS
7 2 (1.67%) CCA
7 2 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.67%) CCNA
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) CCENT
8 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.17%) SLA
2 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 96 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (39.17%) Hyper-V
3 46 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (20.00%) vSphere
5 18 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (10.83%) VMware Server
7 11 (9.17%) XenApp
8 7 (5.83%) VMware ESX
9 6 (5.00%) XenDesktop
10 5 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.83%) XenServer
12 1 (0.83%) UAG
12 1 (0.83%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 92 (76.67%) SCCM
2 34 (28.33%) NetBackup
3 26 (21.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 23 (19.17%) SCVMM
5 11 (9.17%) SCDPM
6 4 (3.33%) SCSM
6 4 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.50%) MOM
8 2 (1.67%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.83%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.83%) WSUS
9 1 (0.83%) Puppet
9 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 82 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 74 (61.67%) VMware
3 35 (29.17%) Citrix
4 26 (21.67%) EMC
4 26 (21.67%) HP
5 23 (19.17%) Symantec
6 21 (17.50%) Dell
7 20 (16.67%) Cisco
8 11 (9.17%) Sun
9 9 (7.50%) CommVault
10 7 (5.83%) Remedy
11 6 (5.00%) NetApp
12 5 (4.17%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.33%) Google
13 4 (3.33%) Postini
14 3 (2.50%) Sophos
14 3 (2.50%) IBM
14 3 (2.50%) Intel
14 3 (2.50%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.50%) F5
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