The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.57% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.74% 15.00% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £58,750 £43,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.05% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
SCOM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
108 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.00% 2.15% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 61 16 39
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,331 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +10 14 £60,000 +28.34%
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) E-Commerce
2 24 (96.00%) DHCP
2 24 (96.00%) DNS
3 23 (92.00%) FTP
3 23 (92.00%) IIS
4 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (84.00%) Database Security
5 21 (84.00%) PowerShell
5 21 (84.00%) SLA
6 20 (80.00%) MS Excel
7 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (76.00%) DevOps
8 17 (68.00%) Network Load Balancing
9 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (64.00%) Web Services
10 13 (52.00%) COM
10 13 (52.00%) Finance
10 13 (52.00%) Back Office
11 3 (12.00%) Legal
11 3 (12.00%) SCCM
12 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (4.00%) vSphere
12 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
12 1 (4.00%) Retail
12 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
12 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 23 (92.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) DHCP
1 24 (96.00%) DNS
2 23 (92.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
1 13 (52.00%) Back Office
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (84.00%) Web Engineer
3 18 (72.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Web Services
2 13 (52.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) E-Commerce
2 21 (84.00%) Database Security
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (76.00%) DevOps
4 17 (68.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (84.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Wyse
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) CommVault