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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 94 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 37 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.82% 1.22% 1.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.39% 22.52% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,800 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
173 111 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.50% 5.44% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 157 107 190
Average salary £52,000 £46,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.82% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 5 August 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 34 (56.67%) SCCM
2 31 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (51.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 22 (36.67%) Windows
5 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 15 (25.00%) VMware
7 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (23.33%) Use Case
8 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (18.33%) SCVMM
9 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
9 11 (18.33%) MCSE
10 10 (16.67%) Private Cloud
10 10 (16.67%) Lync
11 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 9 (15.00%) ITIL
11 9 (15.00%) DHCP
11 9 (15.00%) DNS
12 8 (13.33%) SQL
12 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
13 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (11.67%) AIX
13 7 (11.67%) SLA
13 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
13 7 (11.67%) ITIL Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Lync
3 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) DHCP
1 9 (15.00%) DNS
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.00%) VPN
3 6 (10.00%) LAN
3 6 (10.00%) WAN
4 4 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (1.67%) FTP
5 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Systems Engineer
1 13 (21.67%) Systems Support
2 12 (20.00%) Architect
2 12 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Consultant
4 9 (15.00%) Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Help Desk Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (11.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) AIX
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Use Case
2 9 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.33%) Migration
5 2 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (1.67%) ERP
6 1 (1.67%) B2B
6 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.67%) Change Management
6 1 (1.67%) Open Source
6 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (8.33%) MCITP
6 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.67%) MCTS
6 4 (6.67%) MCSA
7 2 (3.33%) CCNP
7 2 (3.33%) CCNA
7 2 (3.33%) CCDA
7 2 (3.33%) CCDP
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.33%) CCENT
7 2 (3.33%) VCP4
8 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (51.67%) Active Directory
2 27 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.67%) BitLocker
5 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (56.67%) SCCM
2 11 (18.33%) SCVMM
3 6 (10.00%) SCDPM
3 6 (10.00%) SCSM
4 5 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Intune
6 3 (5.00%) WSUS
7 2 (3.33%) MOM
7 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.67%) Nagios
8 1 (1.67%) Cacti
8 1 (1.67%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
3 3 (5.00%) Symantec
4 2 (3.33%) EMC
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
4 2 (3.33%) CommVault
5 1 (1.67%) NetApp
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Dell
5 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
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