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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 64 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.94% 0.53% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 8.57% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
45 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 7.03% 6.21% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,981 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 23 January 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) SCCM
2 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) MCSE
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 2 (14.29%) EMC
9 2 (14.29%) NetApp
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) SAN
9 2 (14.29%) Service Management
9 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCA
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
2 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 2 (14.29%) SCSM
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.14%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Nimsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Finjan
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco