The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 64 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% - 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.52% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £39,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -7.37%
SCOM
South Wales

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

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
21 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.24% 4.29% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 6
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SCOM
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Cardiff

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Welsh Language
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds