Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 218 198
Rank change year-on-year -28 -20 +95
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 31 97 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.99% 1.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.23% 10.40% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 89 123
Yorkshire median annual salary £29,900 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.19% -2.63% +2.70%
10th Percentile £23,450 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,750 £53,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%

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 960 933 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.08% 9.52% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 802 806 677
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -45 16 £38,750 +3.33% 1
South Yorkshire - 14 £29,900 - 1
North Yorkshire -18 1 £47,500 +33.80%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
3 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
5 20 (64.52%) SCCM
6 18 (58.06%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (48.39%) VMware
8 15 (48.39%) ITIL
9 14 (45.16%) MCSE
9 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (45.16%) SAN
9 14 (45.16%) SLA
9 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
10 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (41.94%) Office 365
11 12 (38.71%) High Availability
11 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (38.71%) Skype for Business
11 12 (38.71%) Citrix
11 12 (38.71%) MCSA
11 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (35.48%) SCVMM
12 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (32.26%) CommVault
14 9 (29.03%) IIS
15 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
16 6 (19.35%) PowerShell

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 12 (38.71%) Skype for Business
2 9 (29.03%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
5 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (41.94%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) G Suite
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.68%) DBA
3 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) MSMQ
1 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) CCTV
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Android
9 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (48.39%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) High Availability
4 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.45%) Tech Ops
7 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) MCSE
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (38.71%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) SCCM
2 11 (35.48%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.45%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix
4 10 (32.26%) CommVault
5 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) BMC
7 1 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Thales