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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 164 165 148
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.40% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% 10.64% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 20
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +12.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
156 141 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.23% 3.80% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 114 111 155
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 -1 6 £40,000 -14.89%
Derbyshire +2 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Leicestershire +13 2 £28,000 -28.20%
Northamptonshire -4 2 £30,000 +33.33%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
3 26 (70.27%) SCCM
4 24 (64.86%) Hyper-V
5 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
6 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (51.35%) VMware
8 18 (48.65%) Clustering
8 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
8 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
9 17 (45.95%) Linux
9 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (43.24%) HP
11 15 (40.54%) PowerShell
12 14 (37.84%) Data Protection
12 14 (37.84%) Altiris
12 14 (37.84%) Incident Management
12 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
12 14 (37.84%) Dell
12 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
12 14 (37.84%) IIS
12 14 (37.84%) Change Management
13 8 (21.62%) SAN
13 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
14 7 (18.92%) SQL
14 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (18.92%) SCOrch
14 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) IPsec
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) DTS
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.41%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Operations Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) DBA
8 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Technology Manager
9 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 1 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Kindle
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (45.95%) Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (37.84%) Change Management
2 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
2 14 (37.84%) Data Protection
2 14 (37.84%) Incident Management
3 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Hyper-V
2 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
3 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.70%) KVM
6 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (70.27%) SCCM
2 7 (18.92%) SCOrch
3 5 (13.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (13.51%) SCSM
3 5 (13.51%) SCVMM
4 3 (8.11%) WSUS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Intune
4 3 (8.11%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 16 (43.24%) HP
4 14 (37.84%) Dell
4 14 (37.84%) Altiris
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) CommVault
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds