Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 86 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - +85
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 24 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.39% 1.46% -
As % of the Systems Management category 29.63% 13.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +21.88% -5.88%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 81 142 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.05% 10.89% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 30
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +46.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,125 £25,450
90th Percentile £66,000 £61,875 £87,500
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Merseyside

SCOM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Merseyside

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Merseyside

SCOM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool +31 24 £60,000 -7.69%
SCOM
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) PowerShell
3 22 (91.67%) XenApp
3 22 (91.67%) EdgeSight
3 22 (91.67%) Nagios
3 22 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (91.67%) ITIL
4 21 (87.50%) Finance
4 21 (87.50%) Project Management
5 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 20 (83.33%) Proactive Monitoring
6 18 (75.00%) Data Centre
7 15 (62.50%) Banking
8 14 (58.33%) Citrix
9 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
10 11 (45.83%) Runbook
11 10 (41.67%) IaaS
11 10 (41.67%) PaaS
12 9 (37.50%) ITIL V3
12 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
13 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
14 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 3 (12.50%) HP
16 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
17 2 (8.33%) SAN
17 2 (8.33%) SQL
17 2 (8.33%) IIS
17 2 (8.33%) Change Management
17 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (8.33%) Confluence
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) IaaS
1 10 (41.67%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 11 (45.83%) Team Leader
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Server Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix Team Leader
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Wintel Team Leader
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Team Leader
8 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 22 (91.67%) ITIL
2 21 (87.50%) Project Management
3 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 20 (83.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 11 (45.83%) Runbook
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Operations Management
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) CAD
8 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) XenApp
2 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (91.67%) EdgeSight
1 22 (91.67%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) VMware