Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1037 1091 1150
Rank change year-on-year +54 +59 +34
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 111 98 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.055% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86 52 110
England median annual salary £53,730 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.22% -7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,075 £36,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £53,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.74% -7.14% +5.00%

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 14609 15584 15972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.74% 8.75% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12096 12709 13079
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
London +58 78 £53,730 +2.34% 1
Midlands +19 14 £40,000 -15.79%
West Midlands +3 11 £46,250 -2.63%
North of England -19 9 £50,000 +2.56%
South East +59 8 £41,250 -6.25%
North West -26 6 £50,000 +2.56%
East Midlands +31 3 £36,173 -
South West +26 3 £52,500 +10.53%
Yorkshire +26 2 £70,000 +55.56%
North East - 1 £36,000 -
SCOrch
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SCOrch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SCOrch.

1 96 (86.49%) Windows
1 96 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 86 (77.48%) Active Directory
3 83 (74.77%) VMware
4 78 (70.27%) Windows Server
5 75 (67.57%) SCOM
6 74 (66.67%) SCCM
7 61 (54.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 55 (49.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (48.65%) VMware ESXi
10 47 (42.34%) PowerShell
11 46 (41.44%) ITIL
12 43 (38.74%) HP
13 42 (37.84%) Citrix
14 40 (36.04%) Microsoft App-V
15 38 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (31.53%) SAN
17 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
17 32 (28.83%) Office 365
18 31 (27.93%) XenApp
19 26 (23.42%) Degree
19 26 (23.42%) Cisco
19 26 (23.42%) Finance
20 25 (22.52%) Clustering
20 25 (22.52%) SQL
21 23 (20.72%) XenDesktop
21 23 (20.72%) Windows 10
22 22 (19.82%) Microsoft Clustering
22 22 (19.82%) IIS
22 22 (19.82%) Asset Management

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 22 (19.82%) IIS
2 13 (11.71%) Skype for Business
3 11 (9.91%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.60%) Confluence
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.83%) Office 365
2 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (2.70%) IaaS
4 2 (1.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (31.53%) SAN
2 13 (11.71%) NAS
3 11 (9.91%) Skype
4 8 (7.21%) Kerberos
5 7 (6.31%) DNS
5 7 (6.31%) Firewall
5 7 (6.31%) PCoIP
6 5 (4.50%) DHCP
7 4 (3.60%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (3.60%) VPN
8 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.70%) SSL
9 2 (1.80%) Internet
9 2 (1.80%) LAN
9 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.80%) WAN
10 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.90%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) MSI
2 6 (5.41%) JIRA
3 1 (0.90%) WinDbg
General
1 26 (23.42%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (13.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 13 (11.71%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Consultant
4 12 (10.81%) Designer
4 12 (10.81%) Solutions Designer
5 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure Designer
6 9 (8.11%) Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Subject Matter Expert
8 7 (6.31%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Desktop Support
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Administrator
10 5 (4.50%) Applications Specialist
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) Software Packaging
2 4 (3.60%) .NET
3 3 (2.70%) Middleware
4 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) Clustering
2 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 13 (11.71%) Data Centre
4 12 (10.81%) EMC VMAX
4 12 (10.81%) EMC VNX
5 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.91%) Blackberry
6 10 (9.01%) CMDB
7 6 (5.41%) User Experience
8 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (3.60%) Private Cloud
9 4 (3.60%) Wiki
10 2 (1.80%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (1.80%) PKI
11 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.90%) Fintech
11 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 96 (86.49%) Windows
2 78 (70.27%) Windows Server
3 55 (49.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (20.72%) Windows 10
6 19 (17.12%) Linux
7 17 (15.32%) Windows 7
8 14 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.70%) Unix
9 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.80%) CentOS
11 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.44%) ITIL
2 22 (19.82%) Asset Management
3 21 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 19 (17.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (16.22%) Capacity Management
5 18 (16.22%) Workload Management
6 17 (15.32%) Incident Management
7 16 (14.41%) IT Strategy
7 16 (14.41%) Migration
8 15 (13.51%) Time Management
9 14 (12.61%) Change Management
9 14 (12.61%) Runbook
9 14 (12.61%) Task Automation
10 13 (11.71%) DevOps
10 13 (11.71%) ITIL V3
10 13 (11.71%) ITSM
10 13 (11.71%) Proactive Monitoring
11 12 (10.81%) Project Governance
12 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.01%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) PowerShell
2 25 (22.52%) SQL
3 5 (4.50%) C#
4 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.90%) Perl
5 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (23.42%) Degree
2 15 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.11%) MCSE
5 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) MCSA
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (77.48%) Active Directory
2 61 (54.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (48.65%) VMware ESXi
4 40 (36.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 31 (27.93%) XenApp
6 23 (20.72%) XenDesktop
7 21 (18.92%) Hyper-V
8 20 (18.02%) Virtual Desktop
9 13 (11.71%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (11.71%) vSphere
10 10 (9.01%) DFS Replication
11 7 (6.31%) Xen
12 4 (3.60%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 75 (67.57%) SCOM
2 74 (66.67%) SCCM
3 22 (19.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 20 (18.02%) Simpana
5 13 (11.71%) SCSM
6 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 10 (9.01%) SCVMM
8 9 (8.11%) XenMobile
9 8 (7.21%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (7.21%) vCenter Server
10 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (5.41%) Nagios
12 5 (4.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (4.50%) SCDPM
13 3 (2.70%) EdgeSight
13 3 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (2.70%) vMotion
14 2 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
14 2 (1.80%) HP Data Protector
14 2 (1.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 83 (74.77%) VMware
3 43 (38.74%) HP
4 42 (37.84%) Citrix
5 26 (23.42%) Cisco
6 20 (18.02%) CommVault
7 17 (15.32%) AppSense
8 14 (12.61%) BMC
8 14 (12.61%) Red Hat
9 13 (11.71%) Remedy
10 12 (10.81%) EMC
11 9 (8.11%) DataCore
11 9 (8.11%) Veeam
12 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (2.70%) Juniper
13 3 (2.70%) McAfee
13 3 (2.70%) Palo Alto
13 3 (2.70%) WatchGuard
14 2 (1.80%) FireEye