Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 214 286
Rank change year-on-year +8 +72 -26
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 108 123 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.09% 1.16% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.58% 16.06% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 68
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.54% +17.14%
10th Percentile £31,270 £30,950 £24,950
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £48,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -4.44%

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 933 766 1,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.38% 7.23% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 816 633 886
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +1 96 £39,000 +4.00% 4
North Yorkshire +16 10 £35,500 +14.52%
South Yorkshire +2 2 £19,000 -53.94%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 99 (91.67%) SCCM
2 95 (87.96%) Windows
3 91 (84.26%) Microsoft
4 87 (80.56%) Windows Server
5 77 (71.30%) VMware
6 58 (53.70%) Active Directory
7 57 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (35.19%) PowerShell
9 38 (35.19%) SAN
10 32 (29.63%) HP
10 32 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
11 30 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (26.85%) ITIL
13 25 (23.15%) Hitachi
14 24 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (21.30%) Process Improvement
15 23 (21.30%) Cisco
16 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
16 22 (20.37%) Clustering
16 22 (20.37%) SCDPM
17 21 (19.44%) SQL
18 20 (18.52%) DNS
18 20 (18.52%) Coaching
19 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (16.67%) Finance
20 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
21 17 (15.74%) Dell
21 17 (15.74%) NetApp
22 16 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery

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 14 (12.96%) IIS
1 14 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.04%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.48%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (35.19%) SAN
2 20 (18.52%) DNS
3 11 (10.19%) DHCP
3 11 (10.19%) Firewall
4 10 (9.26%) SMS
4 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.41%) LAN
6 5 (4.63%) ISDN
6 5 (4.63%) VoIP
6 5 (4.63%) Wireless
7 4 (3.70%) Internet
8 3 (2.78%) Skype
8 3 (2.78%) WAN
9 2 (1.85%) HTTP
9 2 (1.85%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.85%) SSL
9 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.19%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (9.26%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 24 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 24 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 24 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 24 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (21.30%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 23 (21.30%) SCCM Engineer
4 23 (21.30%) Windows Server Engineer
5 21 (19.44%) Infrastructure Support
6 16 (14.81%) Support Team Leader
7 13 (12.04%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 13 (12.04%) Server Support
7 13 (12.04%) Windows Server Support
8 12 (11.11%) IT Engineer
9 11 (10.19%) Analyst
9 11 (10.19%) IT Support
9 11 (10.19%) Support Analyst
10 10 (9.26%) Systems Support Analyst
11 8 (7.41%) Senior Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Clustering
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.48%) PKI
3 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 87 (80.56%) Windows Server
3 57 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.81%) Linux
6 11 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.63%) Unix
9 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.85%) ITIL
2 23 (21.30%) Process Improvement
3 20 (18.52%) Coaching
4 16 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 14 (12.96%) Release Management
6 9 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.41%) High Availability
7 8 (7.41%) ITSM
7 8 (7.41%) Performance Management
7 8 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (7.41%) Service Management
8 7 (6.48%) Database Security
8 7 (6.48%) ETL
9 6 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.56%) People Management
10 5 (4.63%) Data Security
10 5 (4.63%) DevOps
10 5 (4.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.19%) PowerShell
2 21 (19.44%) SQL
3 2 (1.85%) C
3 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.11%) MCSE
3 7 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 32 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
3 30 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 15 (13.89%) vSphere
6 13 (12.04%) XenApp
6 13 (12.04%) XenDesktop
7 12 (11.11%) XenServer
8 7 (6.48%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.85%) iptables
9 2 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 99 (91.67%) SCCM
2 22 (20.37%) SCDPM
3 15 (13.89%) vCenter Server
4 12 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (9.26%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (6.48%) SCOrch
7 5 (4.63%) WSUS
8 4 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 91 (84.26%) Microsoft
2 77 (71.30%) VMware
3 32 (29.63%) HP
4 25 (23.15%) Hitachi
5 23 (21.30%) Cisco
6 17 (15.74%) Dell
6 17 (15.74%) NetApp
7 13 (12.04%) CommVault
8 12 (11.11%) Veeam
9 6 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.63%) Citrix
10 5 (4.63%) Huawei
10 5 (4.63%) Symantec
11 3 (2.78%) Ivanti
12 2 (1.85%) Avaya
12 2 (1.85%) Capita
12 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.93%) EMC
13 1 (0.93%) McAfee
13 1 (0.93%) Remedy