The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 167 167 147
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 16 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.89% 11.84% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 22
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £35,400 £35,085
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £52,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
180 152 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.09% 4.13% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 132 128 163
Average salary £40,000 £40,857 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SCOM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SCOM
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Leicestershire +12 4 £42,000 +7.69%
Northamptonshire - 4 £48,750 -
Derbyshire +7 2 £42,000 -11.57%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (76.19%) SCCM
4 30 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 27 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (59.52%) MS Exchange
8 24 (57.14%) VMware
9 22 (52.38%) Clustering
10 21 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (50.00%) PowerShell
11 20 (47.62%) Linux
12 19 (45.24%) IIS
12 19 (45.24%) HP
13 18 (42.86%) TCP/IP
13 18 (42.86%) Altiris
13 18 (42.86%) Incident Management
13 18 (42.86%) Problem Management
13 18 (42.86%) Data Protection
14 17 (40.48%) Change Management
14 17 (40.48%) Dell
15 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
15 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
15 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
16 7 (16.67%) SCOrch
16 7 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
16 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 25 (59.52%) MS Exchange
2 19 (45.24%) IIS
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.76%) Lync
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) SAN
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) LDAP
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) IPsec
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Manager
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.38%) DBA
8 1 (2.38%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Kindle
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (47.62%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 18 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 18 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 17 (40.48%) Change Management
4 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.38%) Server Building
7 1 (2.38%) Line Management
7 1 (2.38%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.38%) KVM
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (76.19%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) SCOrch
3 6 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 5 (11.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (9.52%) SCSM
5 4 (9.52%) SCDPM
6 3 (7.14%) WSUS
7 1 (2.38%) Nagios
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Intune
7 1 (2.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) VMware
3 19 (45.24%) HP
4 18 (42.86%) Altiris
5 17 (40.48%) Dell
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco
7 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.14%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) CommVault
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds