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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 235 228 238
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 28 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.44% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.56% 6.96% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,800 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
427 503 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.65% 6.29% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 299 416 286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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 29 July 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 29 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
(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 -3 14 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Essex -2 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire 0 5 £35,000 -39.13%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £36,500 -13.09%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 73 (85.88%) Windows
2 68 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 65 (76.47%) SCCM
4 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
5 51 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 46 (54.12%) VMware
7 40 (47.06%) SQL Server
8 32 (37.65%) PowerShell
9 31 (36.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (36.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (34.12%) SharePoint
12 25 (29.41%) DNS
13 24 (28.24%) Data Centre
14 23 (27.06%) DHCP
14 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
15 22 (25.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (25.88%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (24.71%) MCSA
17 20 (23.53%) MCSE
17 20 (23.53%) MCITP
17 20 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (22.35%) Disaster Recovery
18 19 (22.35%) ITIL
19 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
19 18 (21.18%) Citrix
20 16 (18.82%) Project Management
20 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
21 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (16.47%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (34.12%) SharePoint
2 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
3 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (14.12%) Lync
5 7 (8.24%) IIS
6 4 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 51 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.53%) Office 365
3 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) DNS
2 23 (27.06%) DHCP
3 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.47%) SAN
5 13 (15.29%) Firewall
6 8 (9.41%) Skype
7 7 (8.24%) FTP
8 6 (7.06%) HTTP
8 6 (7.06%) HTTPS
9 3 (3.53%) LDAP
10 2 (2.35%) WAN
11 1 (1.18%) ISDN
11 1 (1.18%) LAN
11 1 (1.18%) PBX
11 1 (1.18%) VPN
11 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.18%) VLAN
11 1 (1.18%) Network Security
11 1 (1.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (25.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
1 7 (8.24%) Law
1 7 (8.24%) Legal
2 6 (7.06%) Publishing
3 3 (3.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) Technical Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Consultant
3 10 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.06%) Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (4.71%) Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Head of Operations
7 4 (4.71%) Head of Network Operations
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
1 10 (11.76%) Web Services
2 4 (4.71%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Clustering
4 4 (4.71%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) BYOD
6 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 73 (85.88%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (36.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (9.41%) UNIX
4 7 (8.24%) Linux
5 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.35%) Android
8 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) ITIL
1 19 (22.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (18.82%) Project Management
2 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
3 7 (8.24%) DevOps
3 7 (8.24%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.24%) Supplier Management
4 6 (7.06%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
4 6 (7.06%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (7.06%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (7.06%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (7.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (7.06%) Coaching
4 6 (7.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) Java
3 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (24.71%) MCSA
3 20 (23.53%) MCSE
3 20 (23.53%) MCITP
4 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.71%) XenApp
4 4 (4.71%) vSphere
5 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.35%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (76.47%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) WSUS
3 4 (4.71%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
4 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 68 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (54.12%) VMware
3 18 (21.18%) Citrix
4 8 (9.41%) NetApp
5 6 (7.06%) Akamai
5 6 (7.06%) SAP
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) HP
6 4 (4.71%) Metastorm
6 4 (4.71%) Nintex
7 3 (3.53%) EMC
7 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.35%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.35%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle
8 2 (2.35%) CommVault
8 2 (2.35%) IBM
9 1 (1.18%) Dell
9 1 (1.18%) Symantec
9 1 (1.18%) Apple
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