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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 98 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% - 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.83% - 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £62,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
103 72 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.12% 4.63% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 51 27
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) SCCM
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
5 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) MS Office
7 5 (41.67%) SAN
8 4 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) Office 365
9 3 (25.00%) iPad
9 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (25.00%) Lync
9 3 (25.00%) Cisco
9 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) ISA Server
9 3 (25.00%) MOF
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) MOF
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Patching
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (8.33%) XenApp
6 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Draytek
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