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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 100 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.21% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% 5.36% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £30,750 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
96 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.43% 3.96% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 18
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

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 22 October 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Smalltalk
6 2 (25.00%) SMTP
6 2 (25.00%) SNMP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (25.00%) Python

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMTP
1 2 (25.00%) SNMP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Smalltalk
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Lua
3 2 (25.00%) Erlang
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago