The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 41 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.84% 3.95% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 47.83% 47.06% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.61% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

SCOM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 23 34 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 5.94% 8.40% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 12
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.16% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £36,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing SCOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Liverpool

SCOM
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SCOM 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) ITIL
4 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
6 8 (57.14%) SCCM
7 7 (50.00%) SCVMM
7 7 (50.00%) Banking
7 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (50.00%) SAN
7 7 (50.00%) Project Management
7 7 (50.00%) Finance
8 6 (42.86%) Nagios
8 6 (42.86%) VB
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (42.86%) SCDPM
8 6 (42.86%) NAS
8 6 (42.86%) XenApp
8 6 (42.86%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (35.71%) Network Security
9 5 (35.71%) PaaS
9 5 (35.71%) IaaS
9 5 (35.71%) EdgeSight
9 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) NAS
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Skype
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (42.86%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCSA
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCCM
2 7 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 6 (42.86%) Nagios
3 6 (42.86%) SCDPM
4 5 (35.71%) EdgeSight
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware