Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 226 216
Rank change year-on-year -38 -10 +76
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 30 97 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.96% 1.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.01% 10.20% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 87 109
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,850 £31,500 £31,150
90th Percentile £43,450 £60,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -1.12%

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 997 951 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.36% 9.42% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 826 799 769
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,875 £23,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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
West Yorkshire -43 19 £40,500 +2.53% 5
South Yorkshire +9 11 £24,000 -46.67% 1
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (86.67%) SCCM
3 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
5 19 (63.33%) SAN
6 18 (60.00%) SQL
6 18 (60.00%) VMware
6 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (46.67%) MCSE
7 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (43.33%) ITIL
9 12 (40.00%) Office 365
9 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (36.67%) SLA
10 11 (36.67%) MCSA
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (30.00%) Citrix
13 8 (26.67%) CommVault
13 8 (26.67%) Skype for Business
13 8 (26.67%) High Availability
13 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (26.67%) SCVMM
13 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
14 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (20.00%) vSphere

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 8 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Office 365
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 8 (26.67%) Team Leader
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 14 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) MCSE
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (36.67%) MCSA
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (86.67%) SCCM
2 8 (26.67%) SCVMM
3 6 (20.00%) SCDPM
4 3 (10.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 8 (26.67%) CommVault
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 5 (16.67%) NetApp
6 4 (13.33%) Hitachi
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) Zerto