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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 239 214 204
Rank change year-on-year -25 -10 +64
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 38 18 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.52% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.54% 1.91% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 3
10th Percentile - £25,180 £38,600
25th Percentile - £29,900 £40,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,450 £33,364 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.72% -24.17% +5.39%
75th Percentile £35,000 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £37,000 - £57,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £49,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.53% -5.24% +5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,073 944 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.78% 17.94% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 802 811 542
10th Percentile £34,262 £34,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £38,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
South Yorkshire +5 30 £26,450 -11.54%
West Yorkshire -54 6 £51,500 +14.44% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £24,000 -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 34 (89.47%) Windows
1 34 (89.47%) SCCM
2 33 (86.84%) Windows Server
3 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
4 25 (65.79%) ITIL
4 25 (65.79%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (65.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 25 (65.79%) High Availability
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft 365
5 24 (63.16%) Social Skills
5 24 (63.16%) Remote Monitoring and Management
5 24 (63.16%) Finance
5 24 (63.16%) SLA
6 22 (57.89%) Web Services
7 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (44.74%) Change Management
8 17 (44.74%) VMware
8 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2016
9 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
10 15 (39.47%) Azure
10 15 (39.47%) Windows 10
10 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (36.84%) SolarWinds
11 14 (36.84%) Kaseya
11 14 (36.84%) Windows 8
12 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
12 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (39.47%) Azure
3 4 (10.53%) AWS
3 4 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Rubrik
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) SAN
1 10 (26.32%) Skype
2 5 (13.16%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
1 24 (63.16%) Social Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Field Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Field Service Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Junior
3 5 (13.16%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Administrator
4 1 (2.63%) Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Architect
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) IT Administrator
4 1 (2.63%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (2.63%) Security Administrator
4 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) LDAP
2 4 (10.53%) OAuth
2 4 (10.53%) SAML
3 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) EPoS
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows Server
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2016
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 10
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
5 14 (36.84%) Windows 8
6 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) High Availability
1 25 (65.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 25 (65.79%) ITIL
1 25 (65.79%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (63.16%) Remote Monitoring and Management
3 17 (44.74%) Change Management
4 10 (26.32%) Availability Management
5 6 (15.79%) Hardware Maintenance
6 4 (10.53%) RBAC
7 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (2.63%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.63%) Proactive Maintenance
8 1 (2.63%) Server Building
8 1 (2.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.63%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) CISM
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (2.63%) MCSA
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) VCAP
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (63.16%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) KVM
5 1 (2.63%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (89.47%) SCCM
2 10 (26.32%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.63%) vRealize
3 1 (2.63%) VxRail
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) Kaseya
3 14 (36.84%) SolarWinds
4 11 (28.95%) Citrix
4 11 (28.95%) Commvault
4 11 (28.95%) Veeam
5 9 (23.68%) Cisco
6 6 (15.79%) EMC
7 5 (13.16%) IBM
8 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.53%) CyberArk
9 2 (5.26%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Dell
10 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.63%) Isilon
10 1 (2.63%) NetApp
10 1 (2.63%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.63%) Red Hat