The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / North East
Rank 72 75 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.47% 7.14% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +1.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 68 42 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 10.64% 6.49% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 20 26
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,350 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SCOM
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SCOM in the North East

SCOM
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Tyne and Wear +7 1 £40,000 +21.21%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North East region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Skype
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) PKI

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Support
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support
4 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle