The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 98 95 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 1.24% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 27.78% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
Average salary £46,000 £37,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.48% -12.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SCOM
Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 72 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.79% 4.45% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 84
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SCOM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Cambridge

SCOM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Principal Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Support Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM