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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 195 236 203
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -33
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 73 41 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 0.52% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.20% 7.68% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 46
Average salary £40,000 £49,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.78% +15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -7.37%
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
514 534 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.08% 6.76% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 374 417 377
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SCOM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the East of England

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the East of England

SCOM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hertfordshire +15 28 £32,500 -36.58%
Essex +13 20 £61,250 -2.00%
Cambridgeshire +17 18 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Bedfordshire +18 7 £36,250 -27.50%
Norfolk - 3 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £40,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 85 (77.98%) Windows
2 82 (75.23%) SCCM
3 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
4 58 (53.21%) VMware
5 57 (52.29%) Active Directory
6 51 (46.79%) MS Excel
7 43 (39.45%) SQL Server
8 39 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (33.94%) Citrix
10 34 (31.19%) DNS
11 33 (30.28%) DHCP
12 29 (26.61%) ITIL
13 28 (25.69%) PowerShell
14 26 (23.85%) SharePoint
14 26 (23.85%) MS Exchange
15 25 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (22.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (22.02%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (20.18%) SAN
18 20 (18.35%) Disaster Recovery
19 19 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (16.51%) MCSE
20 18 (16.51%) SCVMM
20 18 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
21 16 (14.68%) VMware ESXi
21 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
21 16 (14.68%) MCITP
21 16 (14.68%) MCSA
21 16 (14.68%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (23.85%) SharePoint
1 26 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.50%) IIS
5 6 (5.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.92%) Lync
7 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 51 (46.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) Office 365
4 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (31.19%) DNS
2 33 (30.28%) DHCP
3 22 (20.18%) SAN
4 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.34%) Firewall
6 6 (5.50%) HTTPS
6 6 (5.50%) FTP
6 6 (5.50%) HTTP
7 4 (3.67%) NAS
8 3 (2.75%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.75%) LAN
8 3 (2.75%) WAN
9 1 (0.92%) LDAP
9 1 (0.92%) VLAN
9 1 (0.92%) Network Security
9 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (39.45%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (22.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.67%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (13.76%) Law
1 15 (13.76%) Legal
2 8 (7.34%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Back Office
4 4 (3.67%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (10.09%) Analyst
3 10 (9.17%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (9.17%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (9.17%) Administrator
4 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Applications Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.50%) Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Consultant
8 5 (4.59%) Head of Operations
8 5 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Head of Infrastructure
8 5 (4.59%) Head of Network Operations
9 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (2.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
3 5 (4.59%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) Clustering
3 5 (4.59%) PKI
4 3 (2.75%) iPad
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 85 (77.98%) Windows
2 39 (35.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (13.76%) UNIX
4 15 (13.76%) Linux
5 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.75%) Android
8 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) ITIL
2 20 (18.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.93%) Supplier Management
3 13 (11.93%) Project Management
4 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.50%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (5.50%) People Management
7 6 (5.50%) Service Management
7 6 (5.50%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.50%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (5.50%) Product Management
7 6 (5.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (4.59%) DevOps
8 5 (4.59%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.59%) Workflow
8 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.69%) PowerShell
2 16 (14.68%) SQL
3 2 (1.83%) Java
3 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (16.51%) MCSE
3 16 (14.68%) MCSA
3 16 (14.68%) MCITP
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.83%) CCNP
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (52.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
3 16 (14.68%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.50%) vSphere
5 5 (4.59%) Xen
6 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.83%) XenApp
8 2 (1.83%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 82 (75.23%) SCCM
2 18 (16.51%) SCVMM
3 11 (10.09%) Backup Exec
3 11 (10.09%) WSUS
4 9 (8.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.75%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.83%) SCSM
7 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.92%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
2 58 (53.21%) VMware
3 37 (33.94%) Citrix
4 12 (11.01%) Symantec
5 7 (6.42%) SAP
5 7 (6.42%) NetApp
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.59%) IBM
7 5 (4.59%) Metastorm
7 5 (4.59%) HP
7 5 (4.59%) Dell
7 5 (4.59%) EMC
7 5 (4.59%) Nintex
8 4 (3.67%) Akamai
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle
9 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.83%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.92%) Apple
11 1 (0.92%) 3PAR
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