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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 205 207 232
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 49 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.64% 10.76% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
421 381 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.87% 5.75% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 310 293 369
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 £29,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 29 January 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 January 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
Cambridgeshire +1 27 £38,000 +12.59% 3
Essex -9 13 £77,500 +24.00% 2
Hertfordshire -19 8 £51,000 -7.27%
Norfolk - 4 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +9 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 65 (67.71%) Windows
2 61 (63.54%) Microsoft
3 53 (55.21%) Active Directory
4 50 (52.08%) SCCM
5 39 (40.63%) VMware
6 38 (39.58%) DNS
6 38 (39.58%) DHCP
7 34 (35.42%) MS Excel
8 30 (31.25%) Citrix
9 25 (26.04%) MS Exchange
10 24 (25.00%) ITIL
11 22 (22.92%) SAN
11 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 21 (21.88%) Linux
13 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (18.75%) E-Commerce
14 18 (18.75%) SCVMM
15 17 (17.71%) FTP
15 17 (17.71%) IIS
15 17 (17.71%) SQL
16 16 (16.67%) SLA
17 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
17 15 (15.63%) Hyper-V
18 14 (14.58%) Database Security
18 14 (14.58%) DevOps
18 14 (14.58%) Back Office
19 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (17.71%) IIS
4 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.25%) Apache
7 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.04%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (35.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (39.58%) DNS
1 38 (39.58%) DHCP
2 22 (22.92%) SAN
3 17 (17.71%) FTP
4 7 (7.29%) Firewall
5 6 (6.25%) NAS
5 6 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.08%) FCoE
6 2 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.08%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.08%) LAN
6 2 (2.08%) WAN
6 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.08%) VPN
7 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (14.58%) Back Office
2 11 (11.46%) Law
3 10 (10.42%) Legal
4 9 (9.38%) Finance
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Publishing
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Web Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (13.54%) Administrator
4 12 (12.50%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 3 (3.13%) Applications Architect
12 2 (2.08%) Head of Infrastructure
12 2 (2.08%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) Web Services
2 8 (8.33%) COM
3 2 (2.08%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.13%) PKI
3 2 (2.08%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 65 (67.71%) Windows
2 21 (21.88%) Linux
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.38%) UNIX
6 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.25%) CentOS
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 14 (14.58%) Database Security
3 14 (14.58%) DevOps
4 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 12 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (11.46%) Migration
7 7 (7.29%) Supplier Management
8 6 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.25%) Project Management
8 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.25%) ERP
9 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.17%) People Management
10 4 (4.17%) Change Management
10 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.17%) Service Management
11 3 (3.13%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) SQL
2 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.25%) RHCE
3 4 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (2.08%) MCITP
4 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.08%) CCNP
4 2 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (1.04%) OCP
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (55.21%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.33%) vSphere
5 6 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.17%) Xen
7 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.13%) XenApp
8 2 (2.08%) XenServer
8 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 50 (52.08%) SCCM
2 18 (18.75%) SCVMM
3 11 (11.46%) Backup Exec
4 9 (9.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (6.25%) WSUS
6 5 (5.21%) SCOrch
7 4 (4.17%) SCSM
8 3 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (2.08%) Windows Intune
9 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (1.04%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) Microsoft
2 39 (40.63%) VMware
3 30 (31.25%) Citrix
4 13 (13.54%) Symantec
5 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 8 (8.33%) Oracle
6 8 (8.33%) SAP
7 7 (7.29%) NetApp
7 7 (7.29%) HP
7 7 (7.29%) EMC
8 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.25%) IBM
9 4 (4.17%) Cisco
9 4 (4.17%) Dell
10 2 (2.08%) Nintex
10 2 (2.08%) Metastorm
10 2 (2.08%) Google
11 1 (1.04%) Akamai
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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