The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 36 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.42% 1.55% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.67% 12.82% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
12 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.41% 12.07% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 7
Average salary £39,250 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,325 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,630 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCOM
Scotland

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SCOM
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Aberdeen region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) XenServer
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (33.33%) MOM
6 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) IIS
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (11.11%) VoIP
8 1 (11.11%) DNS
8 1 (11.11%) SLA
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) Dell
8 1 (11.11%) CommVault

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
1 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenServer
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) MOM
2 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee