The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 231 267 306
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 83 54 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.09% 7.00% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 22
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £59,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -3.61%
SCOM
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
823 771 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.01% 6.44% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 697 675 641
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCOM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the City of London

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 123 (86.62%) Windows
2 91 (64.08%) Active Directory
3 89 (62.68%) Microsoft
4 85 (59.86%) VMware
5 77 (54.23%) SCCM
6 63 (44.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 60 (42.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (39.44%) MS Exchange
9 53 (37.32%) Finance
10 45 (31.69%) ITIL
11 43 (30.28%) SAN
12 42 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (28.17%) MS Excel
14 39 (27.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 38 (26.76%) PowerShell
15 38 (26.76%) Cisco
16 36 (25.35%) Citrix
17 33 (23.24%) DNS
18 32 (22.54%) HP
19 28 (19.72%) SQL
20 27 (19.01%) EMC
20 27 (19.01%) vSphere
21 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
22 25 (17.61%) DHCP
23 23 (16.20%) TCP/IP
23 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
24 22 (15.49%) Lync
25 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
26 20 (14.08%) Clustering

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 56 (39.44%) MS Exchange
2 39 (27.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (15.49%) Lync
4 17 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (11.27%) SharePoint
6 15 (10.56%) IIS
7 9 (6.34%) Lotus Domino
8 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (4.93%) Tomcat
10 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (3.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (2.82%) Apache
13 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) Office 365
2 6 (4.23%) IaaS
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.28%) SAN
2 33 (23.24%) DNS
3 25 (17.61%) DHCP
4 23 (16.20%) TCP/IP
5 14 (9.86%) SSL
5 14 (9.86%) Firewall
6 12 (8.45%) NAS
6 12 (8.45%) HTTP
7 11 (7.75%) IPv4
8 9 (6.34%) Internet
9 7 (4.93%) VPN
9 7 (4.93%) SNMP
9 7 (4.93%) WAN
10 4 (2.82%) MPLS
10 4 (2.82%) Wireless
10 4 (2.82%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.11%) SSH
11 3 (2.11%) LAN
11 3 (2.11%) VoIP
12 2 (1.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.52%) Redis
3 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.52%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.52%) MySQL
4 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.41%) DB2
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 53 (37.32%) Finance
2 19 (13.38%) Banking
3 10 (7.04%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Law
5 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.23%) Publishing
7 5 (3.52%) Retail
8 4 (2.82%) Marketing
8 4 (2.82%) Electronics
8 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.11%) Advertising
9 3 (2.11%) Legal
10 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (13.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (11.97%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (11.27%) Analyst
4 14 (9.86%) Server Engineer
5 13 (9.15%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) Architect
6 12 (8.45%) Server Support
7 10 (7.04%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Administrator
9 8 (5.63%) Consultant
10 7 (4.93%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 6 (4.23%) Messaging Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Storage Engineer
12 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Consultant
12 5 (3.52%) Operations Analyst
13 4 (2.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 4 (2.82%) Server Support Engineer
13 4 (2.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (2.82%) Windows Server Engineer
13 4 (2.82%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) MSMQ
1 5 (3.52%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.82%) .NET
2 4 (2.82%) Middleware
2 4 (2.82%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.11%) Software Packaging
3 3 (2.11%) SAML
4 2 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (0.70%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Clustering
2 15 (10.56%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.52%) PKI
5 4 (2.82%) Firmware
5 4 (2.82%) DTV
5 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.11%) Replication
6 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.41%) iPad
7 2 (1.41%) e-Health
7 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.70%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) CMDB
8 1 (0.70%) AVVID
8 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 123 (86.62%) Windows
2 60 (42.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (10.56%) UNIX
5 14 (9.86%) Linux
5 14 (9.86%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.34%) Solaris
7 8 (5.63%) AIX
7 8 (5.63%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (3.52%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.82%) CentOS
11 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) ITIL
2 15 (10.56%) Load Balancing
3 11 (7.75%) Service Delivery
3 11 (7.75%) Change Management
4 10 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (6.34%) Migration
5 9 (6.34%) Problem Management
6 8 (5.63%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 8 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (5.63%) Capacity Management
6 8 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (4.93%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.23%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (4.23%) ITSM
8 6 (4.23%) Asset Management
8 6 (4.23%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (3.52%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.52%) Network Management
9 5 (3.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.76%) PowerShell
2 28 (19.72%) SQL
3 10 (7.04%) Ruby
4 8 (5.63%) C#
5 5 (3.52%) Perl
5 5 (3.52%) VB
6 4 (2.82%) C
7 2 (1.41%) Java
7 2 (1.41%) Python
7 2 (1.41%) VBScript
8 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.38%) MCSE
3 16 (11.27%) Degree
4 11 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.93%) MCSA
8 5 (3.52%) MCITP
9 4 (2.82%) VCP5
9 4 (2.82%) VCP4
9 4 (2.82%) MCTS
10 3 (2.11%) MCP
10 3 (2.11%) CCA
10 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.11%) CCEA
10 3 (2.11%) CCIA
11 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.70%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 91 (64.08%) Active Directory
2 63 (44.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (19.01%) vSphere
4 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
5 19 (13.38%) VMware ESX
6 17 (11.97%) XenApp
7 9 (6.34%) UAG
8 7 (4.93%) XenDesktop
9 6 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.82%) ISA Server
10 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.11%) vCloud
11 3 (2.11%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (2.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.41%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.41%) OpenSSH
12 2 (1.41%) Xen
12 2 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 77 (54.23%) SCCM
2 20 (14.08%) NetBackup
3 17 (11.97%) SCOrch
4 12 (8.45%) WSUS
5 10 (7.04%) SCVMM
6 9 (6.34%) Tivoli
7 8 (5.63%) OpenView
8 7 (4.93%) Puppet
8 7 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (3.52%) SCSM
10 4 (2.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (2.82%) Legato
11 3 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (2.11%) XenMobile
12 2 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (1.41%) Unicenter
12 2 (1.41%) HP SIM
12 2 (1.41%) WMI
13 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
13 1 (0.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 89 (62.68%) Microsoft
2 85 (59.86%) VMware
3 38 (26.76%) Cisco
4 36 (25.35%) Citrix
5 32 (22.54%) HP
6 27 (19.01%) EMC
7 16 (11.27%) Symantec
8 14 (9.86%) NetApp
9 13 (9.15%) SolarWinds
9 13 (9.15%) Dell
10 8 (5.63%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.93%) BMC
12 6 (4.23%) Oracle
12 6 (4.23%) SAP
12 6 (4.23%) Veritas
12 6 (4.23%) F5
12 6 (4.23%) Altiris
13 5 (3.52%) CommVault
14 4 (2.82%) Compuware
14 4 (2.82%) Lotus
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