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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 104 103 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.48% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 9.09% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 12
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
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
45 77 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.65% 5.24% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 57 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) VMware
3 18 (78.26%) SCCM
4 15 (65.22%) CentOS
4 15 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database
4 15 (65.22%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 15 (65.22%) ERP
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
4 15 (65.22%) Oracle
4 15 (65.22%) Linux
4 15 (65.22%) Apache
4 15 (65.22%) SAP
4 15 (65.22%) RHCE
4 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
4 15 (65.22%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (65.22%) Migration
5 10 (43.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (43.48%) ITIL
5 10 (43.48%) OCP
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (43.48%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) DNS
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (43.48%) EMC
5 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (43.48%) Perl

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 15 (65.22%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DHCP
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (43.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (65.22%) Administrator
1 15 (65.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (65.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) CentOS
1 15 (65.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ERP
1 15 (65.22%) Migration
1 15 (65.22%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
1 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) RHCE
2 10 (43.48%) OCP
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (43.48%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (78.26%) SCCM
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (43.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (34.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
3 15 (65.22%) Oracle
3 15 (65.22%) SAP
4 10 (43.48%) EMC
5 6 (26.09%) Citrix