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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 204 235 251
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +16
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 43 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.20% 8.87% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 20
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £76,750 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
384 462 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.89% 6.16% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 317 321 402
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +23 28 £42,250 -2.87%
Bedfordshire +13 9 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hertfordshire +11 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Essex -1 3 £35,000 -15.15% 2
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 57 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 54 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 46 (61.33%) Windows
3 46 (61.33%) SCCM
4 35 (46.67%) ITIL
4 35 (46.67%) Office 365
5 33 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (42.67%) VMware
7 30 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
8 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
9 26 (34.67%) Citrix
9 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (28.00%) MS Office
13 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
14 19 (25.33%) XenApp
14 19 (25.33%) SQL
15 18 (24.00%) SharePoint
16 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
16 17 (22.67%) MCTS
16 17 (22.67%) MCITP
16 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (21.33%) XenDesktop
17 16 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (21.33%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (21.33%) Amazon S3
17 16 (21.33%) Operations Management
17 16 (21.33%) Advertising

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
3 14 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (18.67%) Skype for Business
4 11 (14.67%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (10.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.33%) GroupWise
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (46.67%) Office 365
2 30 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (21.33%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (21.33%) Amazon S3
4 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) LDAP
2 11 (14.67%) Firewall
3 8 (10.67%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.00%) Internet
4 3 (4.00%) SAN
5 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.67%) NAS
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.33%) ADSL
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.33%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (21.33%) Advertising
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 8 (10.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.33%) Law
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Consultant
2 16 (21.33%) Citrix Specialist
3 14 (18.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 14 (18.67%) Office 365 Consultant
4 13 (17.33%) Azure Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) Administrator
6 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (5.33%) Principal Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) Web Services
2 11 (14.67%) WCF
3 8 (10.67%) .NET
3 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (10.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Clustering
2 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (61.33%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (14.67%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.33%) Linux
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Operations Management
2 16 (21.33%) Project Management
3 10 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 8 (10.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 8 (10.67%) Performance Testing
4 8 (10.67%) Service Management
5 3 (4.00%) Coaching
5 3 (4.00%) Security Patching
6 2 (2.67%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.67%) Line Management
6 2 (2.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.67%) Ticket Management
7 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (22.67%) MCITP
2 17 (22.67%) MCTS
3 16 (21.33%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (18.67%) MCSE
5 3 (4.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.33%) CCNA
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (25.33%) XenApp
4 16 (21.33%) XenDesktop
5 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.67%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 46 (61.33%) SCCM
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 9 (12.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.67%) Simpana
4 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) SCSM
4 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (42.67%) VMware
3 26 (34.67%) Citrix
4 11 (14.67%) IBM
5 6 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) Nortel
6 4 (5.33%) Novell
7 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.67%) CommVault
8 2 (2.67%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.67%) NetApp
8 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 2 (2.67%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco
9 1 (1.33%) Compaq