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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 118 109 141
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +32
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.54% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.64% 7.63% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £29,859
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +50.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
83 131 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.17% 7.13% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 102 53
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014. 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
High Wycombe - 4 - -
Milton Keynes -21 2 - -
Iver - 1 £26,500 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) SCVMM
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) SCOrch
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) SCDPM
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) SCSM
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (21.43%) Replication
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) MOF
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 8 (57.14%) SCVMM
3 6 (42.86%) SCOrch
4 5 (35.71%) SCDPM
5 4 (28.57%) SCSM
6 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (21.43%) WSUS
7 2 (14.29%) Puppet
7 2 (14.29%) Nagios
7 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) CA
4 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint