Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
UK > England
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 698 938 1019
Rank change year-on-year +240 +81 +93
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 42 140 141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.81% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 91 122
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% -8.29% -4.21%
10th Percentile £44,125 £33,750 £40,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.02% -6.00% -4.76%

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 9,150 17,346 16,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.44% 13.06% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7,338 13,279 13,386
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.83% +4.55% +4.76%

SCOrch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOrch in England

SCOrch
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOrch in England.

Salary trend for SCOrch in England

SCOrch
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCOrch in England over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 East +190 17 £55,000 +37.50% 2
North of England +152 13 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North West +133 10 £55,000 - 3
Midlands +92 4 £39,000 -37.60% 1
London +197 3 £53,024 +36.83%
Yorkshire +136 3 - -
West Midlands +83 3 £39,000 -37.60% 1
South West +56 2 £42,500 -9.57%
East of England +92 1 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands +75 1 - -
SCOrch
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) SCCM
3 24 (57.14%) SCOM
4 21 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 15 (35.71%) Linux
7 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (28.57%) VMware
8 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 9 (21.43%) PKI
9 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 9 (21.43%) Azure
9 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
10 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 8 (19.05%) DHCP
10 8 (19.05%) DNS
10 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 7 (16.67%) DevOps
11 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 7 (16.67%) Office 365
11 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (16.67%) IT Strategy
11 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity

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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Azure
2 7 (16.67%) Office 365
3 5 (11.90%) IaaS
4 3 (7.14%) OneDrive
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (4.76%) AWS
5 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.76%) Azure Stack
5 2 (4.76%) Power Platform
5 2 (4.76%) Serverless
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DHCP
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) SSL
3 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) Skype
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VSAN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Power BI
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) MSI
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) TestRail
4 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (11.90%) Legal
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Architect
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) IT Operations Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Management Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.76%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) YAML
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) PKI
2 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) User Experience
5 3 (7.14%) CMDB
5 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 3 (7.14%) Replication
6 2 (4.76%) Clustering
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) Solaris
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.52%) Unix
7 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.14%) CentOS
9 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 7 (16.67%) DevOps
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (16.67%) IT Strategy
1 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
2 6 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (11.90%) Network Segmentation
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (11.90%) Project Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.52%) Security Patching
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.90%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) C
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.90%) vSphere
5 5 (11.90%) XenApp
6 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
7 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (4.76%) DFS Replication
8 2 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (69.05%) SCCM
2 24 (57.14%) SCOM
3 6 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 5 (11.90%) SCSM
4 5 (11.90%) Terraform
5 4 (9.52%) Ansible
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (9.52%) SCDPM
6 3 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (7.14%) vRealize
7 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (4.76%) Nagios
7 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
8 1 (2.38%) OpenView
8 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
5 5 (11.90%) Splunk
6 4 (9.52%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Juniper
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle
7 3 (7.14%) Gemalto
7 3 (7.14%) McAfee
8 2 (4.76%) BMC
8 2 (4.76%) Capita
8 2 (4.76%) CyberArk
8 2 (4.76%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.38%) Meraki