The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 109 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 21 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 0.91% 1.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 13.89% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 24
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
SCOM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
98 144 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.66% 6.57% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 72 111 126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Cambridge +12 16 £40,250 -2.42%
Peterborough -1 1 £35,000 -
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) SCCM
3 18 (58.06%) Citrix
4 16 (51.61%) SCVMM
5 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
5 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
6 14 (45.16%) Windows
6 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
7 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (35.48%) Backup Exec
8 11 (35.48%) Symantec
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (29.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (29.03%) Blackberry
10 9 (29.03%) DHCP
10 9 (29.03%) DNS
11 8 (25.81%) ITIL
12 5 (16.13%) Back Office
12 5 (16.13%) SQL
12 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (16.13%) WSUS
13 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
13 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (12.90%) Change Management
13 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
14 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DHCP
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (16.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (22.58%) Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Change Management
2 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (80.65%) SCCM
2 16 (51.61%) SCVMM
3 11 (35.48%) Backup Exec
4 9 (29.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (16.13%) WSUS
6 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
7 2 (6.45%) SCSM
8 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) Citrix
3 15 (48.39%) VMware
4 11 (35.48%) Symantec
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco