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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 220 243 246
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 41 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.26% 6.41% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 20
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £57,750 £60,000
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
443 499 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.96% 5.93% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 310 389 365
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 22 May 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 22 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
Hertfordshire -1 17 £35,000 -31.70% 3
Essex +18 16 £41,250 -17.50%
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Bedfordshire +4 2 £40,000 -30.43% 1
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (77.14%) SCCM
2 79 (75.24%) Microsoft
3 78 (74.29%) Windows
4 67 (63.81%) Active Directory
5 56 (53.33%) VMware
6 52 (49.52%) MS Excel
7 49 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 38 (36.19%) DNS
9 37 (35.24%) DHCP
10 34 (32.38%) MS Exchange
10 34 (32.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (31.43%) Citrix
12 28 (26.67%) PowerShell
13 27 (25.71%) SharePoint
14 26 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
16 24 (22.86%) ITIL
17 22 (20.95%) SAN
18 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (18.10%) Disaster Recovery
21 17 (16.19%) Project Management
22 16 (15.24%) MCSE
22 16 (15.24%) MCSA
22 16 (15.24%) MCITP
22 16 (15.24%) VMware ESXi
23 15 (14.29%) TCP/IP
24 14 (13.33%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (32.38%) MS Exchange
2 27 (25.71%) SharePoint
3 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (5.71%) Lync
6 5 (4.76%) IIS
7 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (49.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.81%) Office 365
4 3 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.86%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.19%) DNS
2 37 (35.24%) DHCP
3 22 (20.95%) SAN
4 15 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.33%) Firewall
6 6 (5.71%) HTTP
6 6 (5.71%) HTTPS
7 5 (4.76%) FTP
8 4 (3.81%) WAN
8 4 (3.81%) NAS
9 3 (2.86%) Skype
9 3 (2.86%) LDAP
9 3 (2.86%) LAN
9 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.95%) Network Security
10 1 (0.95%) ISDN
10 1 (0.95%) PBX
10 1 (0.95%) VPN
10 1 (0.95%) VLAN
10 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.52%) Legal
2 9 (8.57%) Law
3 7 (6.67%) Finance
4 6 (5.71%) Back Office
5 4 (3.81%) Publishing
6 3 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (13.33%) Analyst
2 13 (12.38%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (12.38%) Administrator
3 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (6.67%) Consultant
6 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.71%) Applications Architect
6 6 (5.71%) Architect
7 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Head of Operations
8 4 (3.81%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (3.81%) Head of Network Operations
9 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.52%) .NET
2 8 (7.62%) Web Services
3 5 (4.76%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.76%) PKI
3 5 (4.76%) Clustering
4 3 (2.86%) iPad
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) BYOD
6 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (74.29%) Windows
2 34 (32.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.52%) UNIX
5 9 (8.57%) Linux
5 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (16.19%) Project Management
4 12 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 9 (8.57%) Supplier Management
6 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (5.71%) Product Management
7 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.71%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (4.76%) DevOps
8 5 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.76%) Workflow
9 4 (3.81%) Service Management
9 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.81%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (3.81%) Network Design
9 4 (3.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (1.90%) Java
3 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.24%) MCSE
2 16 (15.24%) MCSA
2 16 (15.24%) MCITP
3 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.90%) CCNP
4 2 (1.90%) CCNA
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (63.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.24%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (12.38%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.71%) vSphere
6 4 (3.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.81%) XenApp
7 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.86%) Xen
8 2 (1.90%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 81 (77.14%) SCCM
2 13 (12.38%) SCVMM
3 11 (10.48%) WSUS
4 10 (9.52%) Backup Exec
5 9 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.95%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 79 (75.24%) Microsoft
2 56 (53.33%) VMware
3 33 (31.43%) Citrix
4 10 (9.52%) Symantec
4 10 (9.52%) NetApp
5 7 (6.67%) SAP
6 6 (5.71%) Cisco
6 6 (5.71%) HP
7 5 (4.76%) Nintex
7 5 (4.76%) EMC
7 5 (4.76%) Metastorm
8 4 (3.81%) Oracle
8 4 (3.81%) IBM
8 4 (3.81%) Akamai
9 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.86%) Dell
10 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.90%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.95%) Apple
11 1 (0.95%) CommVault
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