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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 114 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.73% 4.62% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £48,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
113 65 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.00% 3.91% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 40
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,050 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 36 (100.00%) SCCM
2 30 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 30 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 27 (75.00%) PowerShell
5 25 (69.44%) Lync
6 22 (61.11%) SQL
7 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 20 (55.56%) Application Packaging
8 19 (52.78%) Office Communications Server
8 19 (52.78%) Citrix
9 17 (47.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (41.67%) Windows
11 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (33.33%) ITIL
13 10 (27.78%) SAN
13 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
13 10 (27.78%) Finance
13 10 (27.78%) Document Management
14 9 (25.00%) Law
14 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 9 (25.00%) Back Office
14 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (19.44%) Service Management
15 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
16 6 (16.67%) VMware
16 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (16.67%) Project Management
17 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
17 5 (13.89%) Firewall

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 30 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 25 (69.44%) Lync
3 19 (52.78%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) VoIP
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) Wireless
3 4 (11.11%) NAS
3 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 4 (11.11%) VPN
3 4 (11.11%) MPLS
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Law
2 9 (25.00%) Back Office
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
1 18 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Network Support
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.56%) COM
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Replication
1 1 (2.78%) CLARiiON
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Document Management
4 7 (19.44%) Service Management
4 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VCP4
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
System Software
1 30 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) WSUS
3 4 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 4 (11.11%) SCDPM
4 2 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.78%) SCSM
5 1 (2.78%) MOM
5 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Avaya
4 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
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