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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 171 170
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 37 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.92% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.45% 10.34% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 41
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,100 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 275 387 348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 7.73% 8.93% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 225 284 255
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.23% -  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 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
Leeds +21 16 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Bradford +13 13 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Wakefield -2 5 £42,500 +16.43%
Wetherby - 2 £31,500 -
SCOM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 75 (93.75%) Windows
2 70 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 68 (85.00%) VMware
4 63 (78.75%) SCCM
4 63 (78.75%) Active Directory
5 58 (72.50%) MS Exchange
6 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
7 55 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 52 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (62.50%) ITIL
10 36 (45.00%) Office 365
11 35 (43.75%) Cisco
12 33 (41.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (38.75%) PowerShell
13 31 (38.75%) vSphere
13 31 (38.75%) HP
14 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
15 27 (33.75%) SharePoint
15 27 (33.75%) VMware ESXi
16 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 23 (28.75%) Server Building
18 22 (27.50%) Fault Analysis
18 22 (27.50%) Problem Management
19 21 (26.25%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (26.25%) WAN
19 21 (26.25%) ITIL V3
20 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
20 20 (25.00%) LAN
20 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
21 18 (22.50%) Hyper-V

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 58 (72.50%) MS Exchange
2 27 (33.75%) SharePoint
3 21 (26.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.50%) IIS
8 1 (1.25%) Apache
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (45.00%) Office 365
2 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.25%) WAN
2 20 (25.00%) LAN
3 16 (20.00%) Firewall
4 15 (18.75%) Asterisk PBX
4 15 (18.75%) MPLS
4 15 (18.75%) SAN
5 10 (12.50%) DNS
6 9 (11.25%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) DMZ
7 1 (1.25%) HSRP
7 1 (1.25%) IPsec
7 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
7 1 (1.25%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 27 (33.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
4 15 (18.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (17.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) SCCM Engineer
8 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (11.25%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 8 (10.00%) HP Storage Specialist
10 8 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
11 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (7.50%) Senior Server Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Server Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Windows Server Engineer
12 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
12 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.25%) HP Storage
3 3 (3.75%) Clustering
3 3 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.50%) CMDB
5 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (93.75%) Windows
2 70 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 52 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (41.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (17.50%) Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Unix
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) Debian
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) ITIL
2 23 (28.75%) Server Building
3 22 (27.50%) Fault Analysis
3 22 (27.50%) Problem Management
4 21 (26.25%) ITIL V3
5 8 (10.00%) Migration
6 7 (8.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.50%) CRM
8 4 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.75%) Release Management
9 3 (3.75%) Service Management
10 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.50%) IT Strategy
10 2 (2.50%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.25%) Feasibility Study
11 1 (1.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.25%) Presales
11 1 (1.25%) Project Management
11 1 (1.25%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.75%) C
2 3 (3.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) MCSE
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) CCA
2 6 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.50%) MCITP
4 2 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (78.75%) Active Directory
2 55 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (38.75%) vSphere
4 27 (33.75%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (22.50%) Hyper-V
6 15 (18.75%) OpenSIPS
7 10 (12.50%) VMware ESX
8 6 (7.50%) XenApp
9 4 (5.00%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 63 (78.75%) SCCM
2 8 (10.00%) vMotion
3 7 (8.75%) OpenView
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.50%) WSUS
6 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (85.00%) VMware
2 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 35 (43.75%) Cisco
4 31 (38.75%) HP
5 15 (18.75%) Avaya
5 15 (18.75%) F5
6 13 (16.25%) Citrix
7 9 (11.25%) 3PAR
8 7 (8.75%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.00%) Hitachi
9 4 (5.00%) NetApp
10 1 (1.25%) Dell
10 1 (1.25%) Google
10 1 (1.25%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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