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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 105 85 102
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 23 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 2.21% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.18% 27.97% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 9
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -2.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
114 143 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.51% 7.90% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 111 113
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 11 February 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
3 24 (60.00%) SCCM
4 21 (52.50%) Data Centre
5 20 (50.00%) Windows
6 17 (42.50%) VMware
7 16 (40.00%) ITIL
8 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
9 14 (35.00%) Skype for Business
9 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
10 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (30.00%) assyst
11 12 (30.00%) SQL
11 12 (30.00%) Citrix
12 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (20.00%) DHCP
13 8 (20.00%) DNS
13 8 (20.00%) MCSE
13 8 (20.00%) NetScaler
13 8 (20.00%) MCITP
13 8 (20.00%) XenApp
14 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
14 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
14 7 (17.50%) ServiceNow
14 7 (17.50%) ITIL V3
14 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
14 7 (17.50%) VPN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (35.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (30.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DHCP
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
1 8 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.50%) VPN
2 7 (17.50%) WAN
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (15.00%) WebEx
4 5 (12.50%) IPsec
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Local Government
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Technical Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Communications Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Lync Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 5 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL V3
2 7 (17.50%) Validation
3 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCITP
2 8 (20.00%) MCSE
3 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) VCP4
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.00%) XenApp
4 6 (15.00%) BitLocker
4 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.00%) UAG
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (60.00%) SCCM
2 7 (17.50%) Tivoli
3 6 (15.00%) EdgeSight
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Intune
4 5 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (12.50%) SCDPM
4 5 (12.50%) SCSM
4 5 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.00%) MOM
5 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 7 (17.50%) ServiceNow
5 6 (15.00%) AppSense
5 6 (15.00%) Avaya
6 4 (10.00%) Remedy
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Altiris
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago