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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 179 157 197
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 45 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.05% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.34% 12.27% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 16
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -10.78%
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
435 481 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.90% 8.52% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 319 327 236
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -26 18 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Maidenhead +6 14 £61,250 -
Bracknell +4 6 £50,000 +11.11%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 74 (71.84%) Windows
1 74 (71.84%) Active Directory
2 67 (65.05%) Microsoft
3 62 (60.19%) SCCM
4 54 (52.43%) Security Cleared
4 54 (52.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (41.75%) DV Cleared
6 41 (39.81%) DNS
7 38 (36.89%) SC Cleared
8 30 (29.13%) DHCP
8 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (28.16%) Hyper-V
10 27 (26.21%) HP
11 26 (25.24%) Citrix
11 26 (25.24%) MS Excel
11 26 (25.24%) ITIL
12 25 (24.27%) MS Exchange
13 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (22.33%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (20.39%) SQL
15 21 (20.39%) PowerShell
16 20 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (19.42%) Finance
16 20 (19.42%) VMware
16 20 (19.42%) Cisco
17 19 (18.45%) SAN
18 18 (17.48%) SharePoint
18 18 (17.48%) McAfee
19 16 (15.53%) Sophos
19 16 (15.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 25 (24.27%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.48%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.77%) Lync
4 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.91%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.91%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.97%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (25.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (39.81%) DNS
2 30 (29.13%) DHCP
3 19 (18.45%) SAN
4 15 (14.56%) Wireshark
4 15 (14.56%) iSCSI
5 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
6 10 (9.71%) NetScaler
7 5 (4.85%) Firewall
8 2 (1.94%) VoIP
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Retail
2 16 (15.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (43.69%) Support Engineer
2 19 (18.45%) Technical Specialist
3 17 (16.50%) Technical Support
4 16 (15.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (15.53%) Active Directory Specialist
4 16 (15.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) Problem Manager
8 7 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Citrix Support
10 5 (4.85%) Escalation Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) Support Specialist
11 4 (3.88%) Technical Team Leader
11 4 (3.88%) Support Team Leader
11 4 (3.88%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.91%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.97%) Statistics
3 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (71.84%) Windows
2 54 (52.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (15.53%) Windows 2000 Server
6 15 (14.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.97%) Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) ITIL
2 23 (22.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (15.53%) Software Deployment
3 16 (15.53%) Software Distribution
3 16 (15.53%) Release Management
3 16 (15.53%) Software Delivery
4 15 (14.56%) Incident Management
5 14 (13.59%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (10.68%) ITSM
7 9 (8.74%) Service Management
7 9 (8.74%) Logistics
7 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.88%) Migration
9 4 (3.88%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.88%) Coaching
10 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.94%) ERP
11 2 (1.94%) Project Management
12 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.39%) SQL
1 21 (20.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (14.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (52.43%) Security Cleared
2 43 (41.75%) DV Cleared
3 38 (36.89%) SC Cleared
4 15 (14.56%) CCA
4 15 (14.56%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.91%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (71.84%) Active Directory
2 29 (28.16%) Hyper-V
3 20 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (14.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (14.56%) XenApp
4 15 (14.56%) XenServer
4 15 (14.56%) XenDesktop
4 15 (14.56%) Terminal Services
5 7 (6.80%) vSphere
6 6 (5.83%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 62 (60.19%) SCCM
2 16 (15.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (15.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 15 (14.56%) EdgeSight
4 8 (7.77%) WSUS
4 8 (7.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (7.77%) HP SIM
5 7 (6.80%) SCVMM
5 7 (6.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (5.83%) SCSM
6 6 (5.83%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.97%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.97%) MOM
8 1 (0.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.97%) WMI
Vendors
1 67 (65.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (26.21%) HP
3 26 (25.24%) Citrix
4 20 (19.42%) Cisco
4 20 (19.42%) VMware
5 18 (17.48%) McAfee
6 16 (15.53%) Sophos
6 16 (15.53%) Fujitsu
7 14 (13.59%) Splunk
8 13 (12.62%) SolarWinds
9 10 (9.71%) AppSense
10 8 (7.77%) ArcSight
10 8 (7.77%) Lumension
11 5 (4.85%) Nimsoft
11 5 (4.85%) Symantec
11 5 (4.85%) Juniper
12 3 (2.91%) Lotus
13 2 (1.94%) IBM
13 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.94%) IronPort
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