The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 182 194 191
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 35 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.79% 5.78% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 21
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SCOM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
398 554 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.74% 9.44% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 284 360 353
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Berkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Berkshire 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
Reading +1 20 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Slough -3 5 £39,500 -16.84%
Bracknell +18 1 £42,000 +12.00%
Wokingham - 1 - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 72 (74.23%) Windows
2 61 (62.89%) Active Directory
3 60 (61.86%) SCCM
4 54 (55.67%) Microsoft
5 46 (47.42%) Security Cleared
6 44 (45.36%) ITIL
7 38 (39.18%) DNS
8 35 (36.08%) VMware
9 34 (35.05%) HP
9 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (32.99%) DV Cleared
11 31 (31.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (27.84%) Root Cause Analysis
12 27 (27.84%) Hyper-V
12 27 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (27.84%) MS Exchange
13 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (25.77%) DHCP
14 25 (25.77%) SC Cleared
15 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
16 22 (22.68%) Citrix
17 21 (21.65%) TCP/IP
18 20 (20.62%) Cisco
18 20 (20.62%) ITSM
19 19 (19.59%) Service Management
19 19 (19.59%) SQL
19 19 (19.59%) Lync
19 19 (19.59%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (18.56%) Performance Monitoring
20 18 (18.56%) Incident Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (27.84%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.59%) Lync
2 19 (19.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.40%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.22%) IIS
4 7 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.03%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Project
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) SAP CCM
2 1 (1.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Office 365
2 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.06%) IaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Nimbula
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (39.18%) DNS
2 25 (25.77%) DHCP
3 21 (21.65%) TCP/IP
4 12 (12.37%) SAN
4 12 (12.37%) NetScaler
5 10 (10.31%) Wireshark
6 9 (9.28%) iSCSI
7 5 (5.15%) WAN
8 4 (4.12%) FTP
8 4 (4.12%) Firewall
9 3 (3.09%) VPN
10 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
10 2 (2.06%) LAN
10 2 (2.06%) Network Security
11 1 (1.03%) NAS
11 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (1.03%) Skype
11 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Billing
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.99%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.49%) Problem Manager
3 13 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Consultant
5 10 (10.31%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) Technical Support
6 9 (9.28%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Team Leader
8 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Project Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) MSMQ
2 2 (2.06%) SAML
3 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (74.23%) Windows
2 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (31.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.25%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.19%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.03%) UNIX
8 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) ITIL
2 27 (27.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (20.62%) ITSM
4 19 (19.59%) Service Management
5 18 (18.56%) Incident Management
5 18 (18.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (16.49%) Problem Management
7 9 (9.28%) Project Management
8 7 (7.22%) Logistics
9 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.12%) Coaching
10 4 (4.12%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.12%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.12%) Identity Management
11 3 (3.09%) Time Management
11 3 (3.09%) MOF
11 3 (3.09%) CRM
11 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (3.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.59%) SQL
2 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.22%) VBScript
4 1 (1.03%) X++
4 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (47.42%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.99%) DV Cleared
3 25 (25.77%) SC Cleared
4 14 (14.43%) CCA
4 14 (14.43%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.19%) MCSE
7 3 (3.09%) Degree
8 2 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.06%) MCSA
9 1 (1.03%) CCNA
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.03%) MOS
9 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.03%) MCTS
9 1 (1.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (62.89%) Active Directory
2 27 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (27.84%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.37%) XenApp
3 12 (12.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (12.37%) XenDesktop
3 12 (12.37%) vSphere
4 10 (10.31%) XenServer
5 7 (7.22%) Terminal Services
5 7 (7.22%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.15%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (5.15%) ISA Server
7 4 (4.12%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.06%) UAG
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 60 (61.86%) SCCM
2 17 (17.53%) WSUS
3 16 (16.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 16 (16.49%) HP SIM
4 12 (12.37%) EdgeSight
5 6 (6.19%) SCOrch
6 4 (4.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.09%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.06%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.06%) SCSM
8 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.06%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.03%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (1.03%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.03%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.03%) Nagios
9 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 54 (55.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.08%) VMware
3 34 (35.05%) HP
4 22 (22.68%) Citrix
5 20 (20.62%) Cisco
6 16 (16.49%) Dell
6 16 (16.49%) SolarWinds
6 16 (16.49%) ArcSight
6 16 (16.49%) Lumension
7 15 (15.46%) EMC
8 12 (12.37%) AppSense
9 9 (9.28%) Dell Compellent
10 8 (8.25%) Splunk
11 6 (6.19%) Symantec
12 5 (5.15%) IBM
13 3 (3.09%) NetApp
13 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.06%) CA
14 2 (2.06%) McAfee
14 2 (2.06%) Veritas
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago