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 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 81 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 33 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.82% 0.55% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.48% 17.86% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.29% +21.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
93 56 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.12% 3.08% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 102
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £19,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

SCOM Salary Histogram 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 23 January 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 +24 31 £46,500 +9.73%
High Wycombe 0 2 £30,000 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 33 (61.11%) Tivoli
4 26 (48.15%) IBM
4 26 (48.15%) UNIX
4 26 (48.15%) ITIL
5 24 (44.44%) Linux
5 24 (44.44%) Netcool
5 24 (44.44%) Migration
6 23 (42.59%) Change Management
6 23 (42.59%) SCCM
7 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 20 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (31.48%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 17 (31.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 15 (27.78%) Remedy
10 15 (27.78%) Finance
10 15 (27.78%) Incident Management
11 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (18.52%) SCVMM
12 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
14 8 (14.81%) Banking
15 6 (11.11%) Retail
15 6 (11.11%) VMware
15 6 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (11.11%) MCSE
15 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (11.11%) SAN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (3.70%) IIS
1 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.70%) Lync
1 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
2 4 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.70%) NAS
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Monitoring Specialist
2 8 (14.81%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) IT Support
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Platform Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) UNIX
3 24 (44.44%) Linux
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) ITIL
2 24 (44.44%) Migration
3 23 (42.59%) Change Management
4 15 (27.78%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.41%) MOF
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.85%) Project Management
8 1 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) MCSE
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (61.11%) Tivoli
2 24 (44.44%) Netcool
3 23 (42.59%) SCCM
4 17 (31.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 17 (31.48%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 10 (18.52%) SCVMM
6 9 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 6 (11.11%) SCOrch
7 6 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (11.11%) SCSM
8 4 (7.41%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (7.41%) SCDPM
8 4 (7.41%) Windows Intune
8 4 (7.41%) Nagios
9 2 (3.70%) AppManager
9 2 (3.70%) Puppet
9 2 (3.70%) BladeLogic
9 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) IBM
3 15 (27.78%) Remedy
4 6 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.41%) NetIQ
5 4 (7.41%) CA
6 2 (3.70%) Intel
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) IronPort