Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 254 290
Rank change year-on-year +10 +36 -36
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 19 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.30% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.47% 3.53% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 13
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,750 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% -15.17% +20.27%
10th Percentile £28,946 £33,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,500 £51,200
North West median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% -9.30% -14.00%

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 768 652 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.27% 9.23% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 605 562 659
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,750 £24,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £69,000
North West median annual salary £49,000 £48,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.03% +12.79% +1.18%

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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
1 15 (78.95%) SCCM
1 15 (78.95%) Office 365
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) Migration
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (47.37%) DNS
6 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) IIS
7 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 7 (36.84%) Information Security
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (31.58%) Firewall
9 6 (31.58%) Identity Management
9 6 (31.58%) Data Security
9 6 (31.58%) Degree
9 6 (31.58%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
9 6 (31.58%) LAN
9 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 6 (31.58%) WAP
9 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco

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 8 (42.11%) IIS
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Office 365
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) DMZ
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) VPN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Associate Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) WAP
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
1 6 (31.58%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (47.37%) Migration
4 7 (36.84%) Information Security
5 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
5 6 (31.58%) Data Security
5 6 (31.58%) Identity Management
5 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Preventative Maintenance
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Runbook
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
7 2 (10.53%) Case Management
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) NetApp
2 6 (31.58%) Palo Alto
2 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) iManage
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) BMC