Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SCOrch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOrch over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 911 1001 1077
Rank change year-on-year +90 +76 +46
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 116 133 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.088% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.80% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 80 107 88
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,730
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.67% +10.22%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £84,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.15% +9.74%

SCOrch is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,295 16,728 15,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.95% 11.02% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12,561 13,257 12,572
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SCOrch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SCOrch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SCOrch in England

SCOrch
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOrch in England.

Salary trend for SCOrch in England

SCOrch
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOrch in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SCOrch in England

SCOrch
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +38 28 £42,500 -34.62% 1
London +38 22 £63,750 -8.93%
East of England +72 21 £55,000 -19.71%
Midlands +39 19 £62,500 +56.25% 3
West Midlands +28 17 £62,500 +25.00% 2
North of England +42 14 £57,500 +39.39% 4
North West +41 14 £57,500 +6.48% 3
South East +53 12 £52,500 -4.55% 3
East Midlands +10 2 £76,250 +90.63% 1
SCOrch
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing SCOrch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SCOrch.

1 87 (75.00%) SCCM
2 75 (64.66%) Active Directory
3 74 (63.79%) Windows
4 71 (61.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
6 62 (53.45%) Azure
7 60 (51.72%) PowerShell
8 59 (50.86%) Hyper-V
9 57 (49.14%) SCOM
10 48 (41.38%) Finance
11 46 (39.66%) SQL
12 44 (37.93%) XenApp
13 43 (37.07%) Microsoft App-V
14 41 (35.34%) ITIL
14 41 (35.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (34.48%) Security Cleared
15 40 (34.48%) Citrix
16 37 (31.90%) DV Cleared
17 35 (30.17%) VMware
18 33 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (27.59%) SQL Server
19 32 (27.59%) SharePoint
19 32 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
20 30 (25.86%) OneDrive
20 30 (25.86%) Cybersecurity
20 30 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (25.86%) Office 365
20 30 (25.86%) Linux
21 29 (25.00%) NetScaler

SCOrch
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 21 (18.10%) MS Exchange
3 19 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (12.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 62 (53.45%) Azure
2 30 (25.86%) Office 365
2 30 (25.86%) OneDrive
3 28 (24.14%) Azure Stack
4 18 (15.52%) AWS
5 11 (9.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 11 (9.48%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (9.48%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (9.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (9.48%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (9.48%) Serverless
5 11 (9.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (7.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (5.17%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (5.17%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (5.17%) Amazon S3
7 6 (5.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (5.17%) AWS OpsWorks
7 6 (5.17%) IaaS
7 6 (5.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 23 (19.83%) Skype
3 20 (17.24%) Firewall
4 18 (15.52%) DHCP
4 18 (15.52%) DNS
5 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.31%) Wireless
7 4 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.72%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.72%) FabricPath
9 2 (1.72%) Internet
9 2 (1.72%) LAN
9 2 (1.72%) SAN
9 2 (1.72%) VLAN
9 2 (1.72%) WAN
10 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.72%) Power BI
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 23 (19.83%) JIRA
3 17 (14.66%) TestRail
3 17 (14.66%) Zephyr
4 2 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (41.38%) Finance
2 16 (13.79%) Marketing
3 12 (10.34%) Electronics
3 12 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 12 (10.34%) Public Sector
3 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (57.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (15.52%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 18 (15.52%) Security Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Systems Manager
4 14 (12.07%) IT Manager
4 14 (12.07%) IT Support
4 14 (12.07%) IT Support Manager
4 14 (12.07%) Support Manager
4 14 (12.07%) Systems Support
4 14 (12.07%) Systems Support Manager
5 12 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Senior Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Automation Specialist
9 6 (5.17%) Architect
9 6 (5.17%) PowerShell Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.48%) JSON
2 3 (2.59%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) REST
4 1 (0.86%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.48%) Enterprise Cloud
2 11 (9.48%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.59%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.86%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.79%) Windows
2 41 (35.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (25.86%) Linux
4 28 (24.14%) Mac OS
4 28 (24.14%) Unix
5 24 (20.69%) Windows Server
6 19 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.72%) CentOS
8 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.72%) SUSE
8 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (35.34%) ITIL
3 33 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (25.86%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (24.14%) CRM
6 20 (17.24%) Identity Management
6 20 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
7 19 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (15.52%) Information Security
8 18 (15.52%) Information Security Management
8 18 (15.52%) ISMS
8 18 (15.52%) Patch Management
8 18 (15.52%) Runbook
8 18 (15.52%) Security Management
8 18 (15.52%) Security Operations
9 16 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (13.79%) DevOps
10 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
11 14 (12.07%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.72%) PowerShell
2 46 (39.66%) SQL
3 27 (23.28%) Python
4 22 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.97%) PHP
5 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.17%) VB
6 3 (2.59%) VBScript
7 2 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 37 (31.90%) DV Cleared
3 14 (12.07%) CCA
3 14 (12.07%) Degree
3 14 (12.07%) MCP
3 14 (12.07%) RHCE
4 13 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.62%) CCNA
5 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.76%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (4.31%) ISTQB
7 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.59%) CCNP
9 1 (0.86%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.86%) MCSA
9 1 (0.86%) MCSE
9 1 (0.86%) MCTS
9 1 (0.86%) NCDA
9 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 20 (17.24%) PCI DSS
3 18 (15.52%) COBIT
3 18 (15.52%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 75 (64.66%) Active Directory
2 59 (50.86%) Hyper-V
3 44 (37.93%) XenApp
4 43 (37.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 32 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (23.28%) XenDesktop
7 22 (18.97%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.45%) BitLocker
8 4 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.59%) KVM
9 3 (2.59%) vSphere
10 2 (1.72%) Docker
10 2 (1.72%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 87 (75.00%) SCCM
2 57 (49.14%) SCOM
3 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 18 (15.52%) Nessus
5 16 (13.79%) SCVMM
6 15 (12.93%) Nagios
7 7 (6.03%) Terraform
8 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (3.45%) AirWatch
9 4 (3.45%) BladeLogic
9 4 (3.45%) SCDPM
9 4 (3.45%) SCSM
10 3 (2.59%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (2.59%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.59%) Xymon
11 2 (1.72%) Ansible
11 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.72%) Puppet
11 2 (1.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 40 (34.48%) Citrix
3 35 (30.17%) VMware
4 25 (21.55%) Cisco
5 22 (18.97%) Splunk
6 18 (15.52%) Palo Alto
6 18 (15.52%) Qualys
7 16 (13.79%) McAfee
8 13 (11.21%) HP
9 12 (10.34%) Atlassian
9 12 (10.34%) SAP
10 4 (3.45%) BMC
10 4 (3.45%) MobileIron
10 4 (3.45%) Nimsoft
11 3 (2.59%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.72%) F5
12 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.86%) CommVault
13 1 (0.86%) NetApp
13 1 (0.86%) New Relic