The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 72 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% 1.65% 1.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.86% 25.00% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
SCOM
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 9.22% 6.61% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SCOM
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Coventry

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Dell
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) Service Management
7 2 (25.00%) vSphere
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (12.50%) NAS
8 1 (12.50%) XenApp
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos