Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 170 260
Rank change year-on-year +11 +90 -29
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 95 106 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.45% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.71% 19.56% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 88 98 37
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,389 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% +2.70% +5.71%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 646 542 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.71% 7.41% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 559 437 566
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -6.98% +13.16%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,900 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SCOM in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Bradford +14 36 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Leeds -11 28 £33,000 -13.16% 5
Keighley - 23 £37,000 -
Wakefield -14 4 £52,500 +23.53%
Wetherby +11 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
SCOM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 88 (92.63%) Microsoft
2 85 (89.47%) SCCM
3 82 (86.32%) Windows
4 77 (81.05%) Windows Server
5 66 (69.47%) VMware
6 54 (56.84%) Active Directory
7 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (48.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (35.79%) SAN
10 31 (32.63%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (30.53%) PowerShell
11 29 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (30.53%) HP
11 29 (30.53%) ITIL
12 27 (28.42%) Hitachi
12 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (25.26%) SCDPM
14 23 (24.21%) Process Improvement
14 23 (24.21%) SQL
15 22 (23.16%) Cisco
16 21 (22.11%) DNS
16 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (21.05%) Clustering
17 20 (21.05%) Coaching
18 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
19 18 (18.95%) Finance
20 17 (17.89%) Hyper-V
21 16 (16.84%) NetApp
21 16 (16.84%) MCSE
21 16 (16.84%) Dell

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 14 (14.74%) IIS
2 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
3 12 (12.63%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.26%) Office 365
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.79%) SAN
2 21 (22.11%) DNS
3 10 (10.53%) DHCP
4 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.37%) Firewall
5 7 (7.37%) LAN
6 5 (5.26%) Wireless
7 4 (4.21%) Internet
7 4 (4.21%) ISDN
7 4 (4.21%) VoIP
8 3 (3.16%) HTTP
8 3 (3.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (3.16%) Skype
8 3 (3.16%) SSL
8 3 (3.16%) WAN
9 2 (2.11%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (28.42%) Server Engineer
2 27 (28.42%) VMware Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) Windows Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (26.32%) Windows Server Engineer
5 23 (24.21%) SCCM Engineer
6 20 (21.05%) Team Leader
7 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 12 (12.63%) Infrastructure Support
8 12 (12.63%) Server Support
8 12 (12.63%) Support Team Leader
8 12 (12.63%) Windows Server Support
9 10 (10.53%) Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Support Analyst
10 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
10 9 (9.47%) Systems Support Analyst
11 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 8 (8.42%) IT Engineer
12 7 (7.37%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Clustering
2 7 (7.37%) PKI
3 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 82 (86.32%) Windows
2 77 (81.05%) Windows Server
3 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (48.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.68%) Linux
6 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.42%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.21%) Unix
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) ITIL
2 23 (24.21%) Process Improvement
3 20 (21.05%) Coaching
4 15 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (13.68%) Release Management
7 10 (10.53%) Service Management
8 9 (9.47%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.37%) ITSM
10 6 (6.32%) Migration
10 6 (6.32%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.26%) Database Security
11 5 (5.26%) ETL
11 5 (5.26%) High Availability
11 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.26%) People Management
11 5 (5.26%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.53%) PowerShell
2 23 (24.21%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) C
4 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.84%) MCSE
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (56.84%) Active Directory
2 31 (32.63%) VMware ESXi
3 29 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (17.89%) Hyper-V
5 13 (13.68%) vSphere
6 12 (12.63%) XenApp
6 12 (12.63%) XenDesktop
7 11 (11.58%) XenServer
8 5 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (3.16%) iptables
10 2 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 85 (89.47%) SCCM
2 24 (25.26%) SCDPM
3 14 (14.74%) vCenter Server
4 11 (11.58%) Backup Exec
4 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (9.47%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (6.32%) WSUS
7 5 (5.26%) SCOrch
8 4 (4.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 88 (92.63%) Microsoft
2 66 (69.47%) VMware
3 29 (30.53%) HP
4 27 (28.42%) Hitachi
5 22 (23.16%) Cisco
6 16 (16.84%) Dell
6 16 (16.84%) NetApp
7 13 (13.68%) CommVault
8 11 (11.58%) Veeam
9 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.21%) Citrix
10 4 (4.21%) Huawei
10 4 (4.21%) Symantec
11 3 (3.16%) Avaya
11 3 (3.16%) Ivanti
11 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.11%) Capita
12 2 (2.11%) EMC
12 2 (2.11%) F5
13 1 (1.05%) Mitel