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 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 93 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 1.17% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.12% 19.28% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
66 83 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.89% 6.05% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 27
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,100 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 29 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) SCCM
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix
7 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
7 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (35.29%) XenApp
8 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) ITIL
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle
9 5 (29.41%) HP
10 4 (23.53%) Symantec
10 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
10 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) VBScript
10 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (17.65%) Lync
11 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (17.65%) PKI

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (17.65%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.88%) Mule
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.88%) JBoss
6 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SMTP
1 3 (17.65%) SNMP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
2 2 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) DMZ
3 1 (5.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MSI
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
1 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) PKI
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Kindle
4 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Security
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) VBScript
3 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Smalltalk
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Lua
4 2 (11.76%) Erlang
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (17.65%) OpenView
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.88%) OpenAM
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) Draytek
7 1 (5.88%) Varonis
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Lotus
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago