The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 123 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 16 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 1.70% 1.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.22% 18.09% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 17
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
SCOM
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
121 199 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.09% 9.38% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 100 183 121
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SCOM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Birmingham

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 21 (55.26%) Windows
3 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (44.74%) SCCM
5 15 (39.47%) MCSE
6 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
7 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 10 (26.32%) SCVMM
8 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (23.68%) DHCP
8 9 (23.68%) DNS
8 9 (23.68%) vSphere
8 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (21.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (18.42%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
10 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
10 7 (18.42%) MCITP
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (18.42%) Symantec
10 7 (18.42%) SCDPM
11 6 (15.79%) Office 365
11 6 (15.79%) WSUS
11 6 (15.79%) VCP4
11 6 (15.79%) MOM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.42%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (13.16%) Lync
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DHCP
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Unified Communications
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Wintel Support
4 6 (15.79%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Wintel Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Server Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Server Support
6 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Validation
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL
2 3 (7.89%) Project Management
2 3 (7.89%) Business Development
2 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.26%) MOF
4 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.63%) DNA
4 1 (2.63%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (39.47%) MCSE
3 7 (18.42%) MCITP
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) VCP4
4 6 (15.79%) MCSA
4 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 9 (23.68%) vSphere
5 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) SCCM
2 10 (26.32%) SCVMM
3 8 (21.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (18.42%) SCDPM
5 6 (15.79%) MOM
5 6 (15.79%) WSUS
6 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
7 3 (7.89%) SCOrch
7 3 (7.89%) SCSM
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Symantec
4 4 (10.53%) CommVault
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 5 days ago