Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 198 285
Rank change year-on-year -16 +87 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 94 138 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.95% 1.23% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.02% 15.77% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 85 125 58
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,017
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.31% +5.76%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £48,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% +1.14% -4.35%

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 938 875 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.52% 7.83% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 802 692 857
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -10 84 £37,500 -0.66% 3
North Yorkshire +10 10 £35,500 +11.81%
SCOM
England

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

1 80 (85.11%) Microsoft
2 78 (82.98%) Windows
3 75 (79.79%) SCCM
4 73 (77.66%) Windows Server
5 60 (63.83%) VMware
6 49 (52.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (52.13%) Active Directory
7 47 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (37.23%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (37.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (36.17%) ITIL
10 33 (35.11%) PowerShell
10 33 (35.11%) SCDPM
11 32 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (34.04%) MCSE
12 31 (32.98%) SAN
13 30 (31.91%) Hitachi
14 26 (27.66%) SQL
15 24 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (24.47%) Azure SQL Database
16 23 (24.47%) Cisco
17 22 (23.40%) DNS
18 18 (19.15%) Finance
18 18 (19.15%) HP
19 17 (18.09%) Data Centre
19 17 (18.09%) Process Improvement
20 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio Team System
20 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
21 15 (15.96%) Coaching
22 14 (14.89%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.77%) IIS
2 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.51%) Skype for Business
4 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.51%) Office 365
3 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (32.98%) SAN
2 22 (23.40%) DNS
3 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.38%) SMS
5 5 (5.32%) DHCP
5 5 (5.32%) HTTP
5 5 (5.32%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (5.32%) SSL
5 5 (5.32%) Wireless
6 4 (4.26%) Internet
7 3 (3.19%) Firewall
8 2 (2.13%) ISDN
8 2 (2.13%) LAN
8 2 (2.13%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.13%) VoIP
8 2 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.06%) Skype
9 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (27.66%) Server Engineer
3 24 (25.53%) VMware Engineer
4 21 (22.34%) Windows Engineer
4 21 (22.34%) Windows Server Engineer
5 20 (21.28%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (20.21%) IT Engineer
7 16 (17.02%) SCCM Engineer
8 12 (12.77%) Operations Engineer
9 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support
9 10 (10.64%) Team Leader
10 9 (9.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 8 (8.51%) Azure Engineer
11 8 (8.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (8.51%) IT Support
11 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
12 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
12 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.64%) Clustering
3 5 (5.32%) PKI
4 4 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.13%) Replication
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (82.98%) Windows
2 73 (77.66%) Windows Server
3 49 (52.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (14.89%) Linux
6 10 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.13%) Unix
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.17%) ITIL
2 17 (18.09%) Process Improvement
3 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
4 15 (15.96%) Coaching
5 11 (11.70%) Release Management
5 11 (11.70%) Service Management
6 10 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (9.57%) Migration
8 8 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.38%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.38%) Service Design
10 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.32%) Project Management
10 5 (5.32%) SOA
11 4 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.26%) People Management
11 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
12 3 (3.19%) ITSM
12 3 (3.19%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) PowerShell
2 26 (27.66%) SQL
3 5 (5.32%) C
3 5 (5.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (34.04%) MCSE
3 6 (6.38%) MCSA
4 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.19%) Degree
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.13%) MCITP
6 2 (2.13%) MCP
7 1 (1.06%) CCA
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (52.13%) Active Directory
2 35 (37.23%) VMware ESXi
3 24 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (12.77%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.51%) vSphere
5 8 (8.51%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.38%) XenApp
7 5 (5.32%) iptables
8 3 (3.19%) XenServer
9 2 (2.13%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 75 (79.79%) SCCM
2 33 (35.11%) SCDPM
3 9 (9.57%) vCenter Server
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (5.32%) WSUS
5 4 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.19%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.19%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (3.19%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.13%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.06%) Nagios
8 1 (1.06%) OpenView
8 1 (1.06%) SCSM
Vendors
1 80 (85.11%) Microsoft
2 60 (63.83%) VMware
3 30 (31.91%) Hitachi
4 23 (24.47%) Cisco
5 18 (19.15%) HP
6 14 (14.89%) NetApp
7 11 (11.70%) Dell
8 10 (10.64%) Citrix
9 9 (9.57%) CommVault
10 8 (8.51%) EMC
10 8 (8.51%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.32%) Avaya
11 5 (5.32%) F5
11 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.32%) Veeam
12 4 (4.26%) Symantec
13 2 (2.13%) Huawei
14 1 (1.06%) BMC
14 1 (1.06%) Riverbed