The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 85 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.58% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.20% 6.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £32,500 £55,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
SCOM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
87 150 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.11% 9.70% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 71
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SCOM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 22 (100.00%) SCCM
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (68.18%) VMware
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
7 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (45.45%) ITIL
8 10 (45.45%) SLA
9 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (40.91%) SQL
9 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
10 8 (36.36%) Firewall
10 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
11 7 (31.82%) SAN
12 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (27.27%) LAN
12 6 (27.27%) DHCP
12 6 (27.27%) DNS
13 5 (22.73%) WAN
13 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
13 5 (22.73%) MS Office
13 5 (22.73%) Cisco
13 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (22.73%) Windows 7

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) SAN
3 6 (27.27%) DHCP
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Back Office
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) HND
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec