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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 1.21% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.75% 13.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £61,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
80 106 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.20% 9.19% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 73 30
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 31 August 2015. 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 -7 3 - -
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Akamai
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Publishing
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Akamai
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR