The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 97 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 21 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 2.78% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.67% 30.25% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 13
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
134 162 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.34% 9.18% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 129 125 81
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCOM
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (78.05%) SCCM
2 29 (70.73%) Windows
3 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
4 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
5 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (48.78%) MCSE
7 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
9 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
9 13 (31.71%) MCITP
10 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
10 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (24.39%) VMware
11 10 (24.39%) DNS
12 9 (21.95%) Finance
12 9 (21.95%) SCVMM
13 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (19.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (19.51%) Firewall
13 8 (19.51%) Project Management
13 8 (19.51%) Citrix
13 8 (19.51%) LDAP
14 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
14 7 (17.07%) SCDPM
14 7 (17.07%) SCOrch
14 7 (17.07%) Customer Engagement
14 7 (17.07%) Data Protection
14 7 (17.07%) Business Development
14 7 (17.07%) SCSM
15 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.76%) Lync
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.88%) MPLS
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) SMTP
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Consultant
2 14 (34.15%) Architect
3 12 (29.27%) Technical Architect
4 10 (24.39%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 2 (4.88%) VMware Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) VMware Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Management Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) IT Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.32%) UNIX
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.88%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) HPUX
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (17.07%) Data Protection
2 7 (17.07%) Business Development
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (14.63%) Workflow
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
8 1 (2.44%) Logistics
8 1 (2.44%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (48.78%) MCSE
3 13 (31.71%) MCITP
4 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 5 (12.20%) MCTS
5 2 (4.88%) VCAP
5 2 (4.88%) CCEE
5 2 (4.88%) CCIA
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) CCA
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.76%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (9.76%) UAG
6 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.32%) XenApp
7 2 (4.88%) XenServer
7 2 (4.88%) vSphere
7 2 (4.88%) Xen
7 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (78.05%) SCCM
2 9 (21.95%) SCVMM
3 7 (17.07%) SCDPM
3 7 (17.07%) SCOrch
3 7 (17.07%) SCSM
4 4 (9.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (9.76%) MOM
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
5 2 (4.88%) AppSense
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) EMC
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Sage
6 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
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