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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 78 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.12% - 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.17% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
24 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.85% 5.24% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 36
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee