Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 63 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.29% 1.25% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary - £24,500 -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 52 60 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.47% 12.53% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 6
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £39,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% +15.33% -2.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,250 £28,875
90th Percentile £79,625 £52,500 £42,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +8.49% +2.91% +3.00%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Northern Ireland

SCOM
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Northern Ireland

SCOM
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
County Antrim -20 1 - -
County Londonderry - 1 - -
SCOM
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Associate Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft