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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 94 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.13% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.64% 2.08% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £27,500 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
144 96 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.10% 6.42% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

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 2 September 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) SCCM
5 11 (64.71%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) ITIL
7 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
8 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
8 8 (47.06%) Citrix
8 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
10 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
10 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (29.41%) Office 365
11 5 (29.41%) Lync
11 5 (29.41%) XenApp
11 5 (29.41%) SQL
11 5 (29.41%) MS Office
12 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
12 4 (23.53%) Cisco
12 4 (23.53%) Firewall
12 4 (23.53%) SAN
12 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
13 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (17.65%) Data Protection

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (29.41%) Lync
5 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (17.65%) IIS
5 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (17.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) iPhone
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) MOF
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Software Distribution
3 2 (11.76%) Server Patching
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (29.41%) XenApp
5 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
5 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere
7 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago