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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 103 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 26 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 1.59% 2.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.97% 24.19% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 24
Average salary £46,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £44,500 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
124 124 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.74% 6.55% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 104 115 124
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 3 June 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (52.63%) SCCM
2 23 (40.35%) Use Case
3 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
4 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
5 16 (28.07%) Windows
6 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
7 9 (15.79%) SCVMM
7 9 (15.79%) VMware
7 9 (15.79%) ITIL
7 9 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.28%) SCDPM
9 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (10.53%) MCSE
10 6 (10.53%) SCSM
10 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
11 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (8.77%) MCTS
11 5 (8.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (8.77%) Private Cloud
11 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
12 4 (7.02%) DHCP
12 4 (7.02%) DNS
12 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
12 4 (7.02%) Hybrid Cloud

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 9 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.26%) Lync
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) DHCP
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) IPsec
4 1 (1.75%) FTP
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Support Engineer
2 22 (38.60%) Systems Support
2 22 (38.60%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (36.84%) Systems Support Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
7 6 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) UNIX
4 3 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Use Case
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL
3 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.26%) Service Management
4 3 (5.26%) Migration
4 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.75%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.75%) Open Source
6 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.75%) Change Management
6 1 (1.75%) ERP
6 1 (1.75%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) MCSE
3 5 (8.77%) MCTS
4 3 (5.26%) MCSA
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.51%) CCENT
5 2 (3.51%) CCNP
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) CCDA
5 2 (3.51%) CCDP
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
1 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (52.63%) SCCM
2 9 (15.79%) SCVMM
3 7 (12.28%) SCDPM
4 6 (10.53%) SCSM
5 5 (8.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
7 2 (3.51%) WSUS
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Intune
8 1 (1.75%) MOM
8 1 (1.75%) Nagios
8 1 (1.75%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Dell
4 1 (1.75%) EMC
4 1 (1.75%) Symantec
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago