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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 222 236 261
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 93 91 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.79% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.25% 12.10% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 87 61
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
759 752 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.05% 6.49% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 649 633 622
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 146 (85.38%) Windows
2 114 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 110 (64.33%) Microsoft
4 100 (58.48%) SCCM
5 72 (42.11%) VMware
6 67 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (33.92%) ITIL
8 54 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 52 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 50 (29.24%) MS Exchange
11 48 (28.07%) MS Excel
12 41 (23.98%) DNS
12 41 (23.98%) Finance
13 40 (23.39%) SQL Server
13 40 (23.39%) Cisco
13 40 (23.39%) SAN
14 38 (22.22%) HP
15 34 (19.88%) Citrix
15 34 (19.88%) Hyper-V
16 33 (19.30%) PowerShell
16 33 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (18.71%) SharePoint
18 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (17.54%) SCOrch
20 29 (16.96%) SQL
20 29 (16.96%) Linux
21 27 (15.79%) MCSE
22 25 (14.62%) DHCP
23 24 (14.04%) WAN
23 24 (14.04%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (29.24%) MS Exchange
2 33 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (18.71%) SharePoint
4 24 (14.04%) Lync
5 12 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.43%) Lotus Domino
7 8 (4.68%) IIS
8 6 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.92%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.34%) Apache
11 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 48 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.36%) Office 365
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.98%) DNS
2 40 (23.39%) SAN
3 25 (14.62%) DHCP
4 24 (14.04%) WAN
5 21 (12.28%) Firewall
6 18 (10.53%) LAN
7 17 (9.94%) Internet
7 17 (9.94%) VPN
8 13 (7.60%) Wireless
8 13 (7.60%) TCP/IP
9 12 (7.02%) MPLS
10 9 (5.26%) FTP
11 7 (4.09%) Ethernet
12 6 (3.51%) ISDN
12 6 (3.51%) OSPF
12 6 (3.51%) BGP
12 6 (3.51%) VLAN
12 6 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.51%) Unified Communications
12 6 (3.51%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.17%) DB2
7 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.58%) Redis
7 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Subversion
1 8 (4.68%) JIRA
2 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (23.98%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Publishing
3 8 (4.68%) Banking
4 6 (3.51%) Retail
5 5 (2.92%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.75%) Law
8 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.17%) Electronics
8 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (11.70%) Consultant
3 15 (8.77%) Analyst
4 14 (8.19%) Server Engineer
5 13 (7.60%) Technical Consultant
6 12 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (6.43%) Architect
8 10 (5.85%) Team Leader
8 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Consultant
9 9 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Technical Team Leader
10 8 (4.68%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Server Support
12 6 (3.51%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (3.51%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.51%) Technical Manager
13 5 (2.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (2.92%) Technical Leader
13 5 (2.92%) Technical Specialist
13 5 (2.92%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.92%) XML
2 4 (2.34%) Middleware
3 3 (1.75%) SAML
4 1 (0.58%) HTML5
4 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.58%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.58%) HTML
4 1 (0.58%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Blackberry
2 15 (8.77%) PKI
3 11 (6.43%) Clustering
3 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.34%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.34%) AVVID
6 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.17%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.17%) CMDB
7 2 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.17%) e-Health
7 2 (1.17%) DTV
8 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 146 (85.38%) Windows
2 67 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (16.96%) Linux
5 23 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (12.87%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.43%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (5.26%) UNIX
9 5 (2.92%) Solaris
9 5 (2.92%) AIX
9 5 (2.92%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.58%) CentOS
11 1 (0.58%) HPUX
11 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.92%) ITIL
2 16 (9.36%) Migration
2 16 (9.36%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.60%) Change Management
4 11 (6.43%) Service Delivery
4 11 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (5.85%) Strategic Planning
6 9 (5.26%) Project Management
7 8 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (4.68%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (4.68%) People Management
8 7 (4.09%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.09%) ITSM
8 7 (4.09%) Password Management
8 7 (4.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.51%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.30%) PowerShell
2 29 (16.96%) SQL
3 13 (7.60%) VB
4 8 (4.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.75%) Perl
6 2 (1.17%) R
6 2 (1.17%) VBScript
6 2 (1.17%) C
7 1 (0.58%) C#
7 1 (0.58%) Java
7 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.58%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (15.79%) MCSE
3 16 (9.36%) MCITP
3 16 (9.36%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.60%) MCTS
5 9 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.68%) Degree
7 6 (3.51%) MCSA
8 5 (2.92%) CCNA
9 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.75%) CCA
10 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.75%) CCNP
10 3 (1.75%) MCP
11 2 (1.17%) NCIE
11 2 (1.17%) VCP5
12 1 (0.58%) CCIA
12 1 (0.58%) CCEA
12 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) SLA
2 4 (2.34%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) GPG13
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 52 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (19.88%) Hyper-V
4 24 (14.04%) vSphere
5 22 (12.87%) XenApp
6 19 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (9.36%) VMware ESX
8 12 (7.02%) UAG
9 9 (5.26%) XenDesktop
10 7 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (3.51%) XenServer
12 4 (2.34%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (2.34%) vCloud
13 3 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.75%) Firmware
13 3 (1.75%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (1.17%) OpenSSH
14 2 (1.17%) NFS
15 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 100 (58.48%) SCCM
2 30 (17.54%) SCOrch
3 19 (11.11%) SCVMM
4 12 (7.02%) OpenView
5 9 (5.26%) NetBackup
6 8 (4.68%) Nagios
7 6 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
7 6 (3.51%) Tivoli
7 6 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (2.92%) SCSM
9 4 (2.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.17%) Unicenter
11 2 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (1.17%) XenMobile
11 2 (1.17%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 110 (64.33%) Microsoft
2 72 (42.11%) VMware
3 40 (23.39%) Cisco
4 38 (22.22%) HP
5 34 (19.88%) Citrix
6 19 (11.11%) NetApp
6 19 (11.11%) Dell
7 16 (9.36%) Oracle
8 15 (8.77%) EMC
9 13 (7.60%) Remedy
10 12 (7.02%) SolarWinds
11 10 (5.85%) BMC
12 9 (5.26%) F5
12 9 (5.26%) AppSense
13 6 (3.51%) CommVault
13 6 (3.51%) Juniper
13 6 (3.51%) IBM
14 5 (2.92%) CA
14 5 (2.92%) Veritas
14 5 (2.92%) IronPort
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