Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 244 254
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 71 83 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.74% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.38% 9.90% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 65 77 90
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,000 £32,700 £27,375
90th Percentile £48,000 £52,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 962 838 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.99% 7.85% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 826 700 893
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,475 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £57,000
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +7 62 £40,000 - 2
South Yorkshire +7 7 £19,000 -55.29% 1
North Yorkshire +7 2 £35,500 +14.52%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 65 (91.55%) SCCM
2 64 (90.14%) Windows
2 64 (90.14%) Microsoft
3 57 (80.28%) Windows Server
4 53 (74.65%) VMware
5 45 (63.38%) Active Directory
6 38 (53.52%) SAN
7 32 (45.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (39.44%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (36.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (33.80%) HP
10 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (32.39%) ITIL
12 19 (26.76%) Cisco
13 18 (25.35%) NetApp
13 18 (25.35%) Finance
13 18 (25.35%) vSphere
14 17 (23.94%) Hitachi
15 16 (22.54%) Release Management
15 16 (22.54%) vCenter Server
16 15 (21.13%) PowerShell
16 15 (21.13%) Firewall
16 15 (21.13%) Linux
16 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
17 14 (19.72%) SQL
17 14 (19.72%) SLA
17 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
17 14 (19.72%) Clustering
18 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification

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 10 (14.08%) IIS
2 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.68%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.08%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (53.52%) SAN
2 15 (21.13%) Firewall
3 10 (14.08%) DNS
4 8 (11.27%) DHCP
4 8 (11.27%) LAN
5 5 (7.04%) ISDN
5 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.04%) VoIP
5 5 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.23%) WAN
7 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.82%) Skype
7 2 (2.82%) SMS
8 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (36.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 26 (36.62%) Team Leader
3 18 (25.35%) Infrastructure Support
4 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 16 (22.54%) Server Support
4 16 (22.54%) Support Team Leader
4 16 (22.54%) Windows Server Support
5 12 (16.90%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) SCCM Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Server Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) VMware Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Windows Server Engineer
7 10 (14.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) DBA
8 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) HTML
1 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Clustering
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 64 (90.14%) Windows
2 57 (80.28%) Windows Server
3 32 (45.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (21.13%) Linux
6 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.04%) Unix
7 5 (7.04%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) ITIL
2 16 (22.54%) Release Management
3 11 (15.49%) Process Improvement
4 10 (14.08%) High Availability
4 10 (14.08%) Performance Management
4 10 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing
6 8 (11.27%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (11.27%) Coaching
7 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.45%) Database Security
8 6 (8.45%) ETL
9 5 (7.04%) Data Security
9 5 (7.04%) DevOps
9 5 (7.04%) ITSM
10 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.82%) Change Management
11 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) PowerShell
2 14 (19.72%) SQL
3 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.45%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) MCSA
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (63.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (39.44%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (36.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (25.35%) vSphere
5 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
6 7 (9.86%) XenApp
6 7 (9.86%) XenDesktop
6 7 (9.86%) XenServer
7 6 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 65 (91.55%) SCCM
2 16 (22.54%) vCenter Server
3 11 (15.49%) SCDPM
4 8 (11.27%) Backup Exec
5 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (9.86%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (8.45%) SCOrch
7 4 (5.63%) SCVMM
8 3 (4.23%) WSUS
9 2 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (90.14%) Microsoft
2 53 (74.65%) VMware
3 24 (33.80%) HP
4 19 (26.76%) Cisco
5 18 (25.35%) NetApp
6 17 (23.94%) Hitachi
7 9 (12.68%) CommVault
7 9 (12.68%) Dell
8 8 (11.27%) SolarWinds
8 8 (11.27%) Veeam
9 5 (7.04%) Citrix
9 5 (7.04%) Huawei
10 3 (4.23%) Ivanti
11 2 (2.82%) Capita
11 2 (2.82%) McAfee
11 2 (2.82%) Sophos
11 2 (2.82%) Symantec
12 1 (1.41%) EqualLogic
12 1 (1.41%) Mitel
12 1 (1.41%) Remedy