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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 170 181
Rank change year-on-year -35 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 7 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.34% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.87% 4.55% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
Median salary £44,500 £41,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% -27.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 375 264 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 8.95% 7.55% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 343 231 124
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale -6 1 £57,500 +25.00% 1
SCOM
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) SCCM
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) vRealize
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Advertising
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (33.33%) Veeam
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Banking
8 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (16.67%) Netcool

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 4 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) HSRP
1 1 (8.33%) IPv6
1 1 (8.33%) Junos
1 1 (8.33%) LLU
1 1 (8.33%) MRTG
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
1 1 (8.33%) TACACS
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) VRRP
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) vRealize
3 2 (16.67%) Netcool
4 1 (8.33%) Cacti
4 1 (8.33%) Ganglia
4 1 (8.33%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (8.33%) OpenNMS
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) RANCID
4 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (8.33%) Foundry
4 1 (8.33%) Huawei
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Snow
4 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software
4 1 (8.33%) ZyXEL
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