The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 267 266 288
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 65 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.19% 7.15% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 46
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,133 £46,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
794 685 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.27% 5.82% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 672 589 620
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SCOM
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 136 (81.44%) Windows
2 115 (68.86%) Microsoft
2 115 (68.86%) Active Directory
3 99 (59.28%) VMware
4 86 (51.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (49.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 80 (47.90%) MS Exchange
7 74 (44.31%) SCCM
8 70 (41.92%) PowerShell
9 58 (34.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 55 (32.93%) Exchange Server 2010
11 50 (29.94%) SAN
11 50 (29.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 50 (29.94%) TCP/IP
12 48 (28.74%) DNS
12 48 (28.74%) Finance
13 45 (26.95%) Citrix
14 44 (26.35%) Symantec
14 44 (26.35%) Blackberry
15 43 (25.75%) MS Excel
16 41 (24.55%) ITIL
17 40 (23.95%) DHCP
17 40 (23.95%) Lync
18 39 (23.35%) MCSE
19 37 (22.16%) SQL
19 37 (22.16%) SQL Server
19 37 (22.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 37 (22.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 36 (21.56%) HP
20 36 (21.56%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 80 (47.90%) MS Exchange
2 55 (32.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (23.95%) Lync
4 37 (22.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 32 (19.16%) SharePoint
6 31 (18.56%) Lotus Domino
7 24 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (13.17%) IIS
9 19 (11.38%) Office Communications Server
10 18 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (10.78%) IBM Notes
11 16 (9.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (5.39%) Tomcat
14 6 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2000
17 3 (1.80%) MediaWiki
17 3 (1.80%) Apache
18 2 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (25.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Towers Watson Igloo
1 4 (2.40%) RiskWrite
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.18%) Office 365
2 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.99%) IaaS
4 4 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.94%) SAN
1 50 (29.94%) TCP/IP
2 48 (28.74%) DNS
3 40 (23.95%) DHCP
4 28 (16.77%) SSL
5 23 (13.77%) HTTP
5 23 (13.77%) NAS
6 18 (10.78%) SSH
7 17 (10.18%) SMTP
8 15 (8.98%) LDAP
8 15 (8.98%) SNMP
9 14 (8.38%) POP3
9 14 (8.38%) WAN
9 14 (8.38%) IPv4
10 12 (7.19%) OpenVPN
11 10 (5.99%) Kerberos
12 9 (5.39%) Firewall
13 6 (3.59%) VPN
13 6 (3.59%) LAN
14 3 (1.80%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.16%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.58%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (8.38%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.38%) MySQL
5 12 (7.19%) Redis
5 12 (7.19%) MariaDB
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 48 (28.74%) Finance
2 24 (14.37%) Banking
3 6 (3.59%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.99%) Law
5 3 (1.80%) Legal
5 3 (1.80%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Back Office
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Retail
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (14.37%) Server Engineer
2 23 (13.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (12.57%) Analyst
4 15 (8.98%) Consultant
4 15 (8.98%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (8.98%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 15 (8.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Windows Server Engineer
6 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Consultant
6 13 (7.78%) Senior Server Engineer
7 12 (7.19%) Messaging Specialist
7 12 (7.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.19%) Exchange Specialist
8 11 (6.59%) Architect
8 11 (6.59%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (5.99%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 10 (5.99%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.19%) RabbitMQ
1 12 (7.19%) MSMQ
2 10 (5.99%) SAML
3 4 (2.40%) XMPP
4 3 (1.80%) .NET
4 3 (1.80%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.60%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.35%) Blackberry
2 34 (20.36%) Clustering
3 10 (5.99%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.99%) iPad
4 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.80%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) DTV
7 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 136 (81.44%) Windows
2 86 (51.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (34.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (19.16%) Linux
5 26 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (13.17%) CentOS
7 17 (10.18%) Windows XP
8 14 (8.38%) Windows 7
9 11 (6.59%) UNIX
10 8 (4.79%) Windows 8
11 7 (4.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (3.59%) HPUX
12 6 (3.59%) Solaris
13 5 (2.99%) AIX
14 4 (2.40%) Windows Vista
14 4 (2.40%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.60%) Android
16 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.55%) ITIL
2 36 (21.56%) Migration
3 14 (8.38%) Service Delivery
3 14 (8.38%) Load Balancing
4 10 (5.99%) Configuration Management
5 9 (5.39%) Asset Management
6 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.59%) Business Development
8 5 (2.99%) ITIL V3
8 5 (2.99%) Problem Management
8 5 (2.99%) Data Protection
8 5 (2.99%) Project Management
9 4 (2.40%) Information Security
9 4 (2.40%) Service Management
9 4 (2.40%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (1.80%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (1.80%) Network Management
10 3 (1.80%) Change Control
10 3 (1.80%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.80%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (41.92%) PowerShell
2 37 (22.16%) SQL
3 23 (13.77%) Perl
4 14 (8.38%) C
5 9 (5.39%) Ruby
6 7 (4.19%) VBScript
7 6 (3.59%) Java
8 5 (2.99%) Python
9 4 (2.40%) LotusScript
10 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.80%) C#
11 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.60%) PHP
12 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (29.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (23.35%) MCSE
3 14 (8.38%) MCTS
4 12 (7.19%) MCITP
5 9 (5.39%) Degree
6 4 (2.40%) MCSA
7 3 (1.80%) MCP
7 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.80%) CCNP
7 3 (1.80%) CCNA
7 3 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.20%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.20%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.20%) VCAP
8 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 2 (1.20%) VCP5
9 1 (0.60%) VCP4
9 1 (0.60%) CCA
9 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.60%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.77%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.79%) SLA
3 4 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 115 (68.86%) Active Directory
2 83 (49.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (20.36%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.38%) XenApp
5 17 (10.18%) XenDesktop
6 16 (9.58%) UAG
7 14 (8.38%) Forefront TMG
8 11 (6.59%) VMware ESX
9 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (4.19%) vSphere
11 6 (3.59%) Xen
11 6 (3.59%) ISA Server
12 4 (2.40%) Terminal Services
12 4 (2.40%) NFS
12 4 (2.40%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.20%) vCloud
14 1 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.60%) XenServer
14 1 (0.60%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 74 (44.31%) SCCM
2 37 (22.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 25 (14.97%) Puppet
4 24 (14.37%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (11.98%) WSUS
6 16 (9.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (8.38%) MAILsweeper
7 14 (8.38%) Tivoli
8 13 (7.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 10 (5.99%) Nagios
10 9 (5.39%) HP SIM
11 6 (3.59%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (2.40%) Backup Exec
13 4 (2.40%) SCOrch
14 3 (1.80%) NetBackup
15 2 (1.20%) WMI
15 2 (1.20%) MOM
15 2 (1.20%) OpenView
16 1 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 115 (68.86%) Microsoft
2 99 (59.28%) VMware
3 45 (26.95%) Citrix
4 44 (26.35%) Symantec
5 36 (21.56%) HP
6 31 (18.56%) Lotus
7 26 (15.57%) Cisco
8 16 (9.58%) SolarWinds
9 15 (8.98%) McAfee
10 12 (7.19%) IronPort
11 11 (6.59%) EMC
12 10 (5.99%) Nimsoft
13 9 (5.39%) NetApp
14 8 (4.79%) IBM
15 7 (4.19%) Oracle
16 6 (3.59%) NetScout
16 6 (3.59%) Altiris
16 6 (3.59%) JBoss
17 5 (2.99%) SAP
18 4 (2.40%) Intel
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