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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 95 119 129
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 38 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.82% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.67% 11.48% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
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
120 61 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.73% 3.03% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 50 63
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
Milton Keynes +29 33 £48,250 -3.50%
High Wycombe -2 1 - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (51.11%) Tivoli
4 21 (46.67%) UNIX
4 21 (46.67%) ITIL
5 19 (42.22%) Linux
5 19 (42.22%) Netcool
5 19 (42.22%) Migration
6 18 (40.00%) Change Management
6 18 (40.00%) IBM
7 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
7 17 (37.78%) SCCM
8 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (31.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 14 (31.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (26.67%) Incident Management
11 12 (26.67%) Remedy
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
13 10 (22.22%) SCVMM
13 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 9 (20.00%) SAN
15 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (17.78%) MCSE
15 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
16 7 (15.56%) SQL
16 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
16 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
17 6 (13.33%) SCOrch

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) IaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
2 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.44%) NAS
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Monitoring Specialist
2 9 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) UNIX
3 19 (42.22%) Linux
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) Migration
3 18 (40.00%) Change Management
4 12 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.89%) MOF
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.44%) Workflow
9 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.22%) Project Management
9 1 (2.22%) Time Management
9 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.22%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) MCSE
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) MCITP
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.44%) ISA Server
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (51.11%) Tivoli
2 19 (42.22%) Netcool
3 17 (37.78%) SCCM
4 14 (31.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 14 (31.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 10 (22.22%) SCVMM
6 6 (13.33%) SCOrch
7 5 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (11.11%) SCSM
8 4 (8.89%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Intune
8 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 4 (8.89%) Nagios
9 3 (6.67%) WSUS
10 2 (4.44%) BladeLogic
10 2 (4.44%) AppManager
10 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (4.44%) Puppet
10 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
11 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.00%) IBM
3 12 (26.67%) Remedy
4 4 (8.89%) NetIQ
4 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
4 4 (8.89%) CA
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (4.44%) Intel
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) IronPort
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) McAfee