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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 108 123 108
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 24 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.21% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.63% 13.73% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £54,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -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
81 102 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.09% 5.24% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 76 54
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Bristol

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) SCCM
2 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
3 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
4 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) PowerShell
6 18 (62.07%) SQL
6 18 (62.07%) Lync
7 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
8 16 (55.17%) Windows
9 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (41.38%) Application Packaging
10 12 (41.38%) Office Communications Server
11 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
11 11 (37.93%) Citrix
11 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (34.48%) SAN
12 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (31.03%) ITIL
14 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
14 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (24.14%) Law
15 6 (20.69%) Finance
15 6 (20.69%) VMware
15 6 (20.69%) Service Management
15 6 (20.69%) Document Management
16 5 (17.24%) Project Management
16 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (17.24%) Avaya
16 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
16 5 (17.24%) Windows 7

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
2 18 (62.07%) Lync
3 12 (41.38%) Office Communications Server
4 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) VoIP
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) Wireless
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 4 (13.79%) MPLS
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (24.14%) Law
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Back Office
3 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
1 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) Network Support
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Application Packaging
2 3 (10.34%) COM
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
1 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Service Management
3 6 (20.69%) Document Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) PowerShell
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCTS
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) WSUS
3 4 (13.79%) SCVMM
3 4 (13.79%) SCDPM
4 2 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (6.90%) MOM
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Avaya
4 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago