Period
to 21 April 2021

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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 182 209 255
Rank change year-on-year +27 +46 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 10 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.30% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.58% 1.68% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
10th Percentile £42,275 " "
25th Percentile £43,813 £28,946 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,250 £34,765 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +38.79% +6.97% -14.47%
75th Percentile £53,313 £51,203 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,225 £66,000 "
North West median annual salary £43,000 £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -21.82% +69.23% -14.47%

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 697 596 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.81% 12.74% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 596 437 576
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,844 £41,250 £41,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +13.40%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,375
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.22% +4.95%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Manchester

SCOM
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOM in Manchester.

Salary trend 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 21 April 2021. 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
Cheadle - 2 - - 1
Sale - 2 - -
Stockport - 2 - -
SCOM
North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, IT jobs citing SCOM 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
1 10 (90.91%) Azure
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Kubernetes
2 9 (81.82%) PaaS
2 9 (81.82%) IaaS
2 9 (81.82%) Ansible
2 9 (81.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 9 (81.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Migration
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) OpenView
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Netcool
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel

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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Azure
2 9 (81.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 9 (81.82%) IaaS
2 9 (81.82%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
1 9 (81.82%) Azure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) AIOps
3 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 9 (81.82%) Ansible
2 9 (81.82%) Kubernetes
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (9.09%) CA Wily
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Netcool
3 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
1 1 (9.09%) CA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com