The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 93 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.84% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.63% 13.79% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
82 87 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.84% 6.08% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,700 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) SCCM
4 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) Citrix
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) VMware
8 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (26.67%) VBScript
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) XenApp
10 3 (20.00%) C
10 3 (20.00%) C#
10 3 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (20.00%) UNIX
10 3 (20.00%) SMTP
10 3 (20.00%) SNMP
10 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (20.00%) OpenView
10 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Lync
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Mule
5 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.67%) JBoss
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) DMZ
3 1 (6.67%) Telnet
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XSL
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) VBScript
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) Lua
4 2 (13.33%) Erlang
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Smalltalk
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (20.00%) OpenView
3 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (6.67%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Draytek
5 1 (6.67%) Varonis
5 1 (6.67%) Lotus
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago