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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 213 212 248
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +36
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 98 107 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.03% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.06% 15.57% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 63
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
697 687 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.77% 6.63% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 597 570 601
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 30 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 157 (90.23%) Windows
2 124 (71.26%) Active Directory
3 116 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 100 (57.47%) SCCM
5 79 (45.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (36.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (34.48%) VMware
8 57 (32.76%) ITIL
9 56 (32.18%) SQL Server
10 55 (31.61%) MS Excel
11 50 (28.74%) MS Exchange
12 46 (26.44%) SAN
13 42 (24.14%) Finance
13 42 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 40 (22.99%) Microsoft Certification
15 39 (22.41%) DNS
16 38 (21.84%) HP
17 37 (21.26%) MCSE
18 36 (20.69%) Linux
18 36 (20.69%) Hyper-V
18 36 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
19 35 (20.11%) Cisco
19 35 (20.11%) PowerShell
20 34 (19.54%) SQL
20 34 (19.54%) SCOrch
21 32 (18.39%) SharePoint
22 30 (17.24%) NetApp
22 30 (17.24%) Windows 7
23 25 (14.37%) Windows Server 2003
23 25 (14.37%) SCVMM

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 50 (28.74%) MS Exchange
2 36 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (18.39%) SharePoint
4 21 (12.07%) Lync
5 12 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.75%) Lotus Domino
7 9 (5.17%) IIS
8 7 (4.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.30%) Apache
10 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 55 (31.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.47%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.77%) Office 365
2 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.44%) SAN
2 39 (22.41%) DNS
3 23 (13.22%) DHCP
4 20 (11.49%) Firewall
5 17 (9.77%) WAN
6 15 (8.62%) LAN
7 14 (8.05%) VPN
7 14 (8.05%) FTP
8 12 (6.90%) Wireless
8 12 (6.90%) Internet
9 10 (5.75%) TCP/IP
10 8 (4.60%) MPLS
11 6 (3.45%) Ethernet
11 6 (3.45%) NAS
12 5 (2.87%) Multicast
12 5 (2.87%) Unified Communications
12 5 (2.87%) ISDN
12 5 (2.87%) OSPF
12 5 (2.87%) BGP
12 5 (2.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (7.47%) JIRA
1 13 (7.47%) Subversion
2 5 (2.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (24.14%) Finance
2 11 (6.32%) Publishing
3 9 (5.17%) Banking
4 5 (2.87%) Advertising
5 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.30%) Retail
5 4 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.72%) Law
7 2 (1.15%) Marketing
7 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.15%) Electronics
7 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (16.09%) Consultant
2 20 (11.49%) Technical Consultant
3 19 (10.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (10.34%) Analyst
5 17 (9.77%) Server Engineer
6 15 (8.62%) Team Leader
7 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
8 11 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (6.32%) Technical Team Leader
9 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (5.17%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (4.60%) Server Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 8 (4.60%) Architect
11 7 (4.02%) SCCM Consultant
11 7 (4.02%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.02%) Messaging Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Technical Manager
12 6 (3.45%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) XML
1 5 (2.87%) SAML
2 2 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 15 (8.62%) PKI
3 10 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (4.60%) Clustering
6 6 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.72%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.72%) Replication
7 3 (1.72%) AVVID
8 2 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.15%) DTV
8 2 (1.15%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.15%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 157 (90.23%) Windows
2 79 (45.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (36.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (20.69%) Linux
5 30 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 25 (14.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (7.47%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.02%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (3.45%) UNIX
11 5 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.15%) AIX
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.57%) Solaris
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.76%) ITIL
2 21 (12.07%) Migration
3 15 (8.62%) Project Management
4 13 (7.47%) People Management
5 12 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 12 (6.90%) Change Management
6 11 (6.32%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (6.32%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.17%) Information Security
7 9 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (4.60%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.60%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (4.60%) Software Distribution
9 7 (4.02%) Password Management
10 6 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.11%) PowerShell
2 34 (19.54%) SQL
3 14 (8.05%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.32%) VB
5 2 (1.15%) VBScript
5 2 (1.15%) C
5 2 (1.15%) Perl
5 2 (1.15%) PHP
5 2 (1.15%) R
6 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (22.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (21.26%) MCSE
3 20 (11.49%) MCITP
4 16 (9.20%) MCTS
5 13 (7.47%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.87%) CCNA
7 5 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.30%) Degree
8 4 (2.30%) MCP
8 4 (2.30%) MCSA
9 3 (1.72%) CCNP
9 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.15%) CCA
10 2 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.15%) VCP5
10 2 (1.15%) NCIE
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (71.26%) Active Directory
2 42 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.64%) vSphere
5 20 (11.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (11.49%) XenApp
6 12 (6.90%) VMware ESX
7 11 (6.32%) XenDesktop
7 11 (6.32%) UAG
8 10 (5.75%) XenServer
9 9 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.30%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.72%) Firmware
11 3 (1.72%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.72%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.15%) NFS
12 2 (1.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 100 (57.47%) SCCM
2 34 (19.54%) SCOrch
3 25 (14.37%) SCVMM
4 15 (8.62%) OpenView
4 15 (8.62%) NetBackup
5 13 (7.47%) Nagios
6 6 (3.45%) SCSM
7 5 (2.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.87%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (1.72%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.15%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.15%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.57%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.57%) OVSD
10 1 (0.57%) WMI
10 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 60 (34.48%) VMware
3 38 (21.84%) HP
4 35 (20.11%) Cisco
5 30 (17.24%) NetApp
6 22 (12.64%) Oracle
7 21 (12.07%) Citrix
8 18 (10.34%) Dell
9 15 (8.62%) Remedy
10 13 (7.47%) SolarWinds
11 10 (5.75%) Veritas
12 9 (5.17%) EMC
13 8 (4.60%) AppSense
14 7 (4.02%) F5
15 6 (3.45%) CommVault
16 5 (2.87%) Red Hat
16 5 (2.87%) Juniper
16 5 (2.87%) BMC
16 5 (2.87%) CA
16 5 (2.87%) Symantec
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Flexi Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 20% non-contributory pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000.00 per annum + Very generous bonuses
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Home Working
Posted: 22 days ago