The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 108 114 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 0.68% 0.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.64% 13.64% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 14
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £55,000 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
SCOM
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
69 88 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.57% 5.01% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 60 63 41
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SCOM
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Bristol region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Bristol

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Bristol

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (100.00%) SCCM
2 27 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
4 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
5 23 (69.70%) PowerShell
6 22 (66.67%) Lync
7 19 (57.58%) SQL
8 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
9 16 (48.48%) Windows
9 16 (48.48%) Application Packaging
9 16 (48.48%) Office Communications Server
10 15 (45.45%) Citrix
10 15 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 10 (30.30%) SAN
12 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (27.27%) ITIL
13 9 (27.27%) Finance
13 9 (27.27%) Document Management
14 8 (24.24%) Law
14 8 (24.24%) Back Office
15 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
15 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (18.18%) VMware
16 6 (18.18%) Service Management
17 5 (15.15%) Firewall
17 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
17 5 (15.15%) Project Management
17 5 (15.15%) Wireless

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 27 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 22 (66.67%) Lync
3 16 (48.48%) Office Communications Server
4 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) Wireless
2 5 (15.15%) VoIP
3 4 (12.12%) NAS
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
3 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) MPLS
4 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Law
2 8 (24.24%) Back Office
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
1 15 (45.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Support
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) Application Packaging
2 3 (9.09%) COM
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.03%) Replication
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Document Management
3 6 (18.18%) Service Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) PowerShell
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) MCTS
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) WSUS
3 4 (12.12%) SCVMM
3 4 (12.12%) SCDPM
4 2 (6.06%) MOM
4 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.03%) SCSM
5 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) Avaya
4 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
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