Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 233 162 261
Rank change year-on-year -71 +99 -1
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 29 4 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.14% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.44% 0.82% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 14
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,675 "
25th Percentile £29,900 £25,688 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £27,500 £47,250
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -41.80% +58.03%
75th Percentile £55,625 £28,750 £58,125
90th Percentile £70,000 " £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -4.76%

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 1,187 486 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.63% 17.49% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 929 447 645
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £39,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +10.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.93% +7.27%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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
South Yorkshire -30 11 £29,900 +15.89%
West Yorkshire -78 11 £50,750 +84.55% 3
North Yorkshire - 7 £70,000 -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 28 (96.55%) Azure
2 27 (93.10%) Active Directory
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
4 20 (68.97%) SQL
5 17 (58.62%) VMware
5 17 (58.62%) SCCM
5 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (55.17%) Windows
7 15 (51.72%) ITIL
7 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
8 14 (48.28%) SLA
8 14 (48.28%) SAN
9 13 (44.83%) Citrix
9 13 (44.83%) SCVMM
9 13 (44.83%) Microsoft 365
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (44.83%) Skype
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
10 12 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (41.38%) High Availability
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) Change Management
10 12 (41.38%) Finance
10 12 (41.38%) LDAP
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2016
11 11 (37.93%) Social Skills
11 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (37.93%) Web Services
11 11 (37.93%) CommVault
11 11 (37.93%) Veeam

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 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (96.55%) Azure
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (27.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) PaaS
5 1 (3.45%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 13 (44.83%) Skype
3 10 (34.48%) DNS
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
4 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (24.14%) WAN
5 6 (20.69%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Social Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Documentation Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Local Government
3 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Support Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) LDAP
2 11 (37.93%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) OAuth
3 6 (20.69%) SAML
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Public Cloud
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Change Management
2 12 (41.38%) High Availability
3 11 (37.93%) Availability Management
3 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Antivirus Management
7 2 (6.90%) BCP
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Information Governance
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Project Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Server Management
7 2 (6.90%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) Active Directory
2 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) SCCM
2 13 (44.83%) SCVMM
3 6 (20.69%) Ansible
3 6 (20.69%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (20.69%) Terraform
4 2 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 13 (44.83%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) CommVault
4 11 (37.93%) Veeam
5 6 (20.69%) CyberArk
6 2 (6.90%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Remedy
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds