The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 206 186 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.71% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.17% 8.74% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 15
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £37,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
414 412 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.19% 8.10% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 313 293 374
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -7 7 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Slough +17 1 £29,000 -26.58%
Wokingham -13 1 £37,500 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) SCCM
3 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
5 20 (58.82%) VMware
5 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 13 (38.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
8 12 (35.29%) Linux
9 11 (32.35%) Citrix
10 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (29.41%) WSUS
10 10 (29.41%) SCDPM
11 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (23.53%) Validation
12 8 (23.53%) EMC
12 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) AIX
12 8 (23.53%) EMC NetWorker
12 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
12 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
13 7 (20.59%) SCVMM
13 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
13 7 (20.59%) DNS

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) IaaS
3 3 (8.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) SNMP
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 8 (23.53%) Support Specialist
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Specialist
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) DBA
4 6 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (14.71%) Junior
5 5 (14.71%) Junior DBA
5 5 (14.71%) Junior SQL DBA
5 5 (14.71%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) WAP
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Replication
4 4 (11.76%) Clustering
5 3 (8.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (23.53%) AIX
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.76%) Solaris
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (23.53%) Validation
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.65%) Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Data Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Data Management
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) ISMS
5 5 (14.71%) Logistics
6 4 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 3 (8.82%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) MCSE
5 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (5.88%) MCSA
6 2 (5.88%) MCTS
7 1 (2.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 5 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (11.76%) DFS Replication
6 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (5.88%) XenApp
7 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (76.47%) SCCM
2 10 (29.41%) SCDPM
2 10 (29.41%) WSUS
3 8 (23.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (20.59%) SCVMM
5 6 (17.65%) SCOrch
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
8 3 (8.82%) SCSM
9 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
9 1 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (2.94%) MOM
9 1 (2.94%) Nagios
9 1 (2.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 8 (23.53%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.94%) BT
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle