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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 170 167 200
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +33
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 54 60 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 1.02% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.05% 12.17% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 21
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
448 493 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.01% 8.40% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 330 331 244
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -17 23 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Maidenhead +6 16 £62,500 -
Bracknell +4 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Wokingham - 1 - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (68.52%) Windows
1 74 (68.52%) Active Directory
2 66 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 62 (57.41%) SCCM
4 56 (51.85%) Security Cleared
5 52 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (43.52%) DNS
7 43 (39.81%) DV Cleared
8 38 (35.19%) SC Cleared
9 33 (30.56%) DHCP
10 31 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (28.70%) Hyper-V
11 30 (27.78%) ITIL
12 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (25.93%) Citrix
14 27 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 26 (24.07%) HP
16 25 (23.15%) MS Exchange
17 24 (22.22%) MS Excel
17 24 (22.22%) Cisco
18 23 (21.30%) PowerShell
19 22 (20.37%) SQL
20 21 (19.44%) VMware
20 21 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (18.52%) SharePoint
21 20 (18.52%) SAN
22 17 (15.74%) Microsoft App-V
22 17 (15.74%) Incident Management
22 17 (15.74%) CCA
22 17 (15.74%) Citrix Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (23.15%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.41%) Lync
4 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 24 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Project
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (43.52%) DNS
2 33 (30.56%) DHCP
3 20 (18.52%) SAN
4 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 16 (14.81%) Wireshark
4 16 (14.81%) iSCSI
5 13 (12.04%) NetScaler
6 5 (4.63%) Firewall
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Retail
2 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Law
4 2 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (42.59%) Support Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Technical Specialist
3 17 (15.74%) Technical Support
3 17 (15.74%) Active Directory Specialist
4 13 (12.04%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Problem Manager
5 11 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Consultant
7 8 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (4.63%) Escalation Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Support Team Leader
10 4 (3.70%) Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
10 4 (3.70%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.93%) Statistics
3 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (68.52%) Windows
2 52 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.81%) Windows XP
6 11 (10.19%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.78%) ITIL
2 27 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (15.74%) Incident Management
4 16 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (12.96%) ITSM
6 13 (12.04%) Service Management
7 12 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 11 (10.19%) Release Management
8 11 (10.19%) Logistics
8 11 (10.19%) Software Deployment
8 11 (10.19%) Software Distribution
8 11 (10.19%) Software Delivery
9 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.70%) Migration
10 4 (3.70%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.70%) Coaching
11 3 (2.78%) Project Management
11 3 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.30%) PowerShell
2 22 (20.37%) SQL
3 17 (15.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 43 (39.81%) DV Cleared
3 38 (35.19%) SC Cleared
4 17 (15.74%) CCA
4 17 (15.74%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (68.52%) Active Directory
2 31 (28.70%) Hyper-V
3 21 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (15.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (15.74%) XenApp
4 17 (15.74%) XenServer
4 17 (15.74%) XenDesktop
5 16 (14.81%) Terminal Services
6 8 (7.41%) vSphere
7 6 (5.56%) Terminal Server
8 4 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 62 (57.41%) SCCM
2 17 (15.74%) EdgeSight
3 11 (10.19%) HP SIM
3 11 (10.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (10.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (10.19%) WSUS
3 11 (10.19%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (6.48%) SCVMM
5 7 (6.48%) SCOrch
6 6 (5.56%) SCSM
7 3 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.78%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.93%) MOM
8 1 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.93%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.93%) Citrix
3 26 (24.07%) HP
4 24 (22.22%) Cisco
5 21 (19.44%) VMware
6 16 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 16 (14.81%) Splunk
7 13 (12.04%) AppSense
8 12 (11.11%) McAfee
9 11 (10.19%) Sophos
9 11 (10.19%) Fujitsu
9 11 (10.19%) ArcSight
9 11 (10.19%) Lumension
10 5 (4.63%) Nimsoft
10 5 (4.63%) Juniper
11 4 (3.70%) Symantec
12 3 (2.78%) IBM
12 3 (2.78%) Lotus
13 2 (1.85%) NetApp
13 2 (1.85%) Dell
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