The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 124 128 116
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.35% 0.34% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.50% 8.24% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% +33.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
SCOM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
123 85 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.36% 4.07% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 95 66 109
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £34,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 6 - -
High Wycombe -4 1 £55,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £55,000 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) CA
4 8 (44.44%) Introscope
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) e-Health
4 8 (44.44%) CA Wily
4 8 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) NetQoS
5 7 (38.89%) SCCM
6 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (33.33%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Nimsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Remedy
8 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Replication

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Introscope
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Monitoring Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Solution Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) e-Health
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) CA Wily
2 7 (38.89%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) CA
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) NetQoS
4 4 (22.22%) Nimsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Remedy
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) F5