The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SCOrch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOrch over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 868 936
Rank change year-on-year +20 +68  
Permanent jobs citing SCOrch 24 56 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.058% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.31% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 32
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.94% -10.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £48,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -15.21%  

SCOrch 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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7782 8403 8417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.66% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6297 6828 6640
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOrch
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SCOrch as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOrch in the UK

SCOrch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCOrch in the UK

SCOrch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOrch over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOrch in the UK

SCOrch
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +17 21 £42,500 -12.82% 2
London +12 7 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Yorkshire +16 3 £39,500 -12.22%
West Yorkshire +16 3 £39,500 -12.22%
West Midlands +13 3 £70,000 -
South West +6 3 £43,750 -25.84% 1
Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Swansea - 3 £40,000 -
West Wales - 3 £40,000 -
South East +52 2 - -
East Midlands +24 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Northampton +12 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Birmingham +7 2 £70,000 -
Northamptonshire +6 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Southampton - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £35,000 -
Bradford - 2 £39,500 -
Swindon - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Leeds +4 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Liverpool -7 1 - -
Merseyside -17 1 - -
North West -49 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £36,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £52,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £36,000 -
North East - 1 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SCOrch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SCOrch.

1 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 52 (82.54%) SCCM
3 51 (80.95%) Active Directory
4 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 33 (52.38%) SCOM
6 31 (49.21%) PowerShell
6 31 (49.21%) ITIL
7 29 (46.03%) HP
8 27 (42.86%) Windows Server
9 26 (41.27%) DNS
10 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
11 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (28.57%) DHCP
12 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (26.98%) Service Management
14 16 (25.40%) VMware
14 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
15 15 (23.81%) Problem Management
15 15 (23.81%) Cisco
15 15 (23.81%) MCSE
15 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (20.63%) Finance
18 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
19 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
19 11 (17.46%) Microsoft App-V
20 10 (15.87%) Skype for Business
21 9 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
21 9 (14.29%) Red Hat

SCOrch
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (15.87%) Skype for Business
2 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) IIS
4 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) Confluence
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.70%) Office 365
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.27%) DNS
2 18 (28.57%) DHCP
3 8 (12.70%) SAN
4 7 (11.11%) Firewall
4 7 (11.11%) Skype
5 6 (9.52%) LAN
5 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.52%) WAN
6 4 (6.35%) InfiniBand
6 4 (6.35%) SNMP
7 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.17%) VPN
9 1 (1.59%) CTI
9 1 (1.59%) Internet
9 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MSI
2 4 (6.35%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Server Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Service Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) IT Operations Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Service Operations Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Automation Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Capacity Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Designer
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Operations Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) PowerShell Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Service Operations Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Clustering
2 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.35%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (6.35%) EMC VNX
3 4 (6.35%) Fintech
4 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
5 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
6 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (14.29%) Linux
6 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.35%) AIX
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris
7 4 (6.35%) Unix
8 1 (1.59%) CentOS
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) Service Management
3 15 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 9 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 7 (11.11%) Task Automation
6 6 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (9.52%) Workflow
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (7.94%) IT Strategy
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 4 (6.35%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (6.35%) Change Management
8 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.35%) Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Project Governance
8 4 (6.35%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.52%) VB
4 5 (7.94%) VBScript
5 3 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
4 15 (23.81%) MCSE
5 9 (14.29%) MCP
6 5 (7.94%) MCSA
7 4 (6.35%) BC Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) CCNA
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.76%) XenApp
7 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 52 (82.54%) SCCM
2 33 (52.38%) SCOM
3 7 (11.11%) SCSM
4 5 (7.94%) BladeLogic
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (7.94%) SCVMM
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (6.35%) Simpana
6 3 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Nagios
7 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.59%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) HP
3 16 (25.40%) VMware
4 15 (23.81%) Cisco
5 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 7 (11.11%) BMC
7 6 (9.52%) F5
8 4 (6.35%) CommVault
8 4 (6.35%) Dell
8 4 (6.35%) EMC
8 4 (6.35%) Intel
9 3 (4.76%) AppSense
9 3 (4.76%) CA
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix
9 3 (4.76%) IBM
10 2 (3.17%) AppDynamics
10 2 (3.17%) jetNEXUS
10 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.59%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.59%) Lumension
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum plus bonus+benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago