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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 85 98 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 36 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.97% 0.64% 2.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.69% 8.62% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 29
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,750 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
130 116 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.12% 7.46% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 102 102 102
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 27 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (57.69%) SCCM
2 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (40.38%) Windows
4 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (34.62%) MCSE
6 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (28.85%) ITIL
8 14 (26.92%) SCVMM
9 12 (23.08%) VMware
9 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 11 (21.15%) Use Case
10 11 (21.15%) MCITP
11 10 (19.23%) MOM
11 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (19.23%) MCSA
11 10 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (19.23%) WSUS
11 10 (19.23%) VMware ESX
11 10 (19.23%) VCP4
11 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (19.23%) SCDPM
12 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (17.31%) Service Management
13 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (15.38%) SCSM
13 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.69%) IIS
1 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.92%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) Office 365
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DHCP
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (21.15%) Systems Support Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Systems Support
4 10 (19.23%) Wintel Support
5 9 (17.31%) Monitoring Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Consultant
8 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
9 4 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (7.69%) Server Support
9 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Server Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Wintel Server Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Use Case
3 9 (17.31%) Service Management
4 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.85%) Change Management
6 2 (3.85%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) MOF
6 2 (3.85%) Software Distribution
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) MCSE
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (21.15%) MCITP
3 10 (19.23%) VCP4
3 10 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (19.23%) MCSA
4 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) MCTS
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.23%) VMware ESX
3 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 30 (57.69%) SCCM
2 14 (26.92%) SCVMM
3 10 (19.23%) SCDPM
3 10 (19.23%) MOM
3 10 (19.23%) WSUS
4 8 (15.38%) SCSM
5 6 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Tivoli
7 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
8 3 (5.77%) SCOrch
9 2 (3.85%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) CommVault
3 4 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago