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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.00% 8.60% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -

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
100 93 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.23% 7.47% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 36
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 23 January 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) Coaching
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (20.00%) VMware
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
9 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3

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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Coaching
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Dell
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix