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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 219 184
Rank change year-on-year +43 -35  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 49 40 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.61% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.35% 6.75% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 66
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,400 £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 367 593 507
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 6.78% 9.10% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 323 444 396
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,550 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
West Yorkshire +30 43 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South Yorkshire +11 5 £45,000 +125.00%
North Yorkshire +1 1 £31,000 -22.50%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 99 (87.61%) Windows
2 95 (84.07%) Active Directory
3 88 (77.88%) Windows Server
4 85 (75.22%) Microsoft
5 82 (72.57%) VMware
6 81 (71.68%) MS Exchange
7 70 (61.95%) SCCM
8 68 (60.18%) ITIL
9 66 (58.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 61 (53.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 47 (41.59%) PowerShell
12 42 (37.17%) Office 365
13 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (31.86%) SharePoint
15 34 (30.09%) Cisco
16 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
16 33 (29.20%) vSphere
17 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (26.55%) HP
19 27 (23.89%) Hyper-V
20 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (23.01%) VMware ESXi
20 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
20 26 (23.01%) WAN
21 25 (22.12%) Problem Management
21 25 (22.12%) Server Building
22 23 (20.35%) DNS
23 22 (19.47%) LAN
23 22 (19.47%) MS Office
23 22 (19.47%) SQL Server 2012

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 81 (71.68%) MS Exchange
2 36 (31.86%) SharePoint
3 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.85%) IIS
5 6 (5.31%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (19.47%) MS Office
2 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (37.17%) Office 365
2 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.01%) WAN
2 23 (20.35%) DNS
3 22 (19.47%) LAN
4 21 (18.58%) SAN
5 19 (16.81%) DHCP
5 19 (16.81%) Firewall
6 15 (13.27%) Asterisk PBX
6 15 (13.27%) MPLS
7 4 (3.54%) DMZ
7 4 (3.54%) FTP
7 4 (3.54%) HSRP
7 4 (3.54%) IPsec
7 4 (3.54%) SMTP
7 4 (3.54%) SSH
7 4 (3.54%) SSL
7 4 (3.54%) VLAN
7 4 (3.54%) VPN
7 4 (3.54%) VRRP
8 3 (2.65%) VoIP
9 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (13.27%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.62%) Finance
3 3 (2.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 33 (29.20%) Windows Engineer
2 27 (23.89%) VMware Engineer
3 17 (15.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) SCCM Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Server Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) IT Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Storage Specialist
9 6 (5.31%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) .NET
2 3 (2.65%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Clustering
3 6 (5.31%) PKI
4 5 (4.42%) HP Storage
5 4 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.77%) CMDB
7 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 99 (87.61%) Windows
2 88 (77.88%) Windows Server
3 66 (58.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (18.58%) Linux
6 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.31%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.54%) Debian
8 4 (3.54%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.65%) Unix
10 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (60.18%) ITIL
2 25 (22.12%) Problem Management
2 25 (22.12%) Server Building
3 20 (17.70%) Fault Analysis
3 20 (17.70%) ITIL V3
4 7 (6.19%) Load Balancing
4 7 (6.19%) Migration
4 7 (6.19%) Process Improvement
5 6 (5.31%) High Availability
5 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (5.31%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (5.31%) Patch Management
5 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.42%) Release Management
6 5 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.54%) Email Management
7 4 (3.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.54%) Presales
7 4 (3.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.59%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.96%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (18.58%) MCSE
3 13 (11.50%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (8.85%) CCA
5 7 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.31%) MCITP
7 2 (1.77%) MCSA
8 1 (0.88%) CCNA
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (84.07%) Active Directory
2 61 (53.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (29.20%) vSphere
4 27 (23.89%) Hyper-V
5 26 (23.01%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (13.27%) OpenSIPS
7 14 (12.39%) XenApp
8 12 (10.62%) VMware ESX
9 10 (8.85%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.65%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 70 (61.95%) SCCM
2 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (7.96%) vMotion
3 5 (4.42%) OpenView
4 4 (3.54%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (3.54%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.54%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.65%) WSUS
6 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 85 (75.22%) Microsoft
2 82 (72.57%) VMware
3 34 (30.09%) Cisco
4 30 (26.55%) HP
5 21 (18.58%) Citrix
6 15 (13.27%) Avaya
6 15 (13.27%) F5
7 7 (6.19%) 3PAR
8 6 (5.31%) Hitachi
8 6 (5.31%) NetApp
9 5 (4.42%) Riverbed
9 5 (4.42%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.54%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.77%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.88%) Dell
12 1 (0.88%) Google
12 1 (0.88%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.88%) Vignette
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