Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 224 248
Rank change year-on-year -63 +24 +7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.75% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 10.85% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 53 25
Manchester median annual salary £53,250 £48,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% +33.56% -21.51%
10th Percentile £41,125 £32,553 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £59,650 £62,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +21.88% -4.76%

SCOM 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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 609 516 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.66% 6.92% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 542 461 397
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,225 £60,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Manchester

SCOM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Manchester

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Manchester

SCOM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 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
Rochdale -2 2 £61,250 +11.36% 1
SCOM
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) HSRP
4 3 (50.00%) RANCID
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Cacti
4 3 (50.00%) OpenNMS
4 3 (50.00%) IPv6
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) LLU
4 3 (50.00%) ZyXEL
4 3 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (50.00%) Foundry
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 3 (50.00%) Junos
4 3 (50.00%) MRTG
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Huawei
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Broadband
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) HSRP
2 3 (50.00%) IPv6
2 3 (50.00%) Junos
2 3 (50.00%) LLU
2 3 (50.00%) MRTG
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) SNMP
2 3 (50.00%) TACACS
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) VRRP
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Cacti
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) OpenNMS
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) RANCID
3 2 (33.33%) Netcool
4 1 (16.67%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (50.00%) Foundry
2 3 (50.00%) Huawei
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) ZyXEL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IronPort
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) VMware