The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 40 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.01% 0.38% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 20.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £62,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.97% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £47,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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 Croydon region.

Systems Management Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
16 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.08% 1.92% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 13
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SCOM
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Croydon

SCOM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Monitoring Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds