The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 416 439 476
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +37
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 614 634 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.07% 8.73% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 494 511 515
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
SCOM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7611 7260 7417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.29% 7.21% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6261 5821 5975
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.09%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCOM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the England region.

SCOM Salary Trend in England

SCOM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in England

SCOM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 231 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South East -39 97 £38,750 -13.88% 10
Yorkshire +6 57 £36,500 +1.38% 7
East Midlands +48 54 £37,500 -10.71% 2
West Midlands -9 53 £39,250 -7.64% 3
East of England +38 41 £44,000 +2.32% 3
South West -23 33 £35,000 -12.50% 8
North West +24 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
North East - 9 £35,000 - 2
Midlands - 6 £48,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 943 (77.04%) Windows
2 851 (69.53%) Microsoft
3 731 (59.72%) Active Directory
4 709 (57.92%) SCCM
5 682 (55.72%) Windows Server
6 607 (49.59%) VMware
7 530 (43.30%) ITIL
8 442 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 440 (35.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 417 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 415 (33.91%) Hyper-V
12 350 (28.59%) MS Exchange
13 347 (28.35%) Citrix
14 320 (26.14%) PowerShell
15 314 (25.65%) DNS
16 304 (24.84%) MS Excel
17 280 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 278 (22.71%) SQL
19 255 (20.83%) Finance
20 243 (19.85%) HP
21 240 (19.61%) SAN
22 239 (19.53%) SQL Server
23 233 (19.04%) XenApp
24 232 (18.95%) Firewall
25 216 (17.65%) DHCP
26 208 (16.99%) Cisco
27 201 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
28 196 (16.01%) Data Centre
29 194 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
30 190 (15.52%) SharePoint

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 350 (28.59%) MS Exchange
2 201 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 190 (15.52%) SharePoint
4 175 (14.30%) Skype for Business
5 173 (14.13%) IIS
6 161 (13.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 60 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 31 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
10 29 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
11 26 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
12 24 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (1.96%) Confluence
13 23 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 21 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
16 11 (0.90%) Tomcat
17 8 (0.65%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.57%) Apache
19 4 (0.33%) GroupWise
Applications
1 304 (24.84%) MS Excel
2 74 (6.05%) MS Office
3 8 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 52 (4.25%) assyst
2 31 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.082%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.082%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.082%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 164 (13.40%) Office 365
2 161 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (4.33%) IaaS
5 46 (3.76%) PaaS
6 42 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (1.63%) Amazon S3
8 20 (1.63%) Mimecast
9 14 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (0.90%) SaaS
11 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.16%) Nimbula
11 2 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 314 (25.65%) DNS
2 240 (19.61%) SAN
3 232 (18.95%) Firewall
4 216 (17.65%) DHCP
5 144 (11.76%) WAN
6 106 (8.66%) LAN
7 99 (8.09%) TCP/IP
8 74 (6.05%) VPN
9 64 (5.23%) NetScaler
10 56 (4.58%) VoIP
11 49 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
12 48 (3.92%) VLAN
13 44 (3.59%) Cisco ASA
13 44 (3.59%) iSCSI
14 43 (3.51%) Unified Communications
15 35 (2.86%) Internet
16 32 (2.61%) Skype
17 28 (2.29%) LDAP
18 25 (2.04%) NAS
19 23 (1.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.57%) MySQL
8 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.16%) Big Data
12 2 (0.16%) VLDB
13 1 (0.082%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.082%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 31 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 24 (1.96%) JIRA
4 17 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.82%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.41%) MSI
7 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.33%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.082%) NUnit
10 1 (0.082%) WinDbg
General
1 255 (20.83%) Finance
2 69 (5.64%) Banking
3 44 (3.59%) Back Office
4 41 (3.35%) Law
5 29 (2.37%) Publishing
6 27 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 25 (2.04%) Retail
8 24 (1.96%) Advertising
9 19 (1.55%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.23%) Marketing
12 14 (1.14%) Legal
13 8 (0.65%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.41%) Games
16 1 (0.082%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 301 (24.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 140 (11.44%) Support Engineer
3 120 (9.80%) Administrator
4 112 (9.15%) Analyst
5 106 (8.66%) Systems Engineer
6 101 (8.25%) Server Engineer
7 98 (8.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 97 (7.92%) Windows Engineer
9 95 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 75 (6.13%) Consultant
10 75 (6.13%) Infrastructure Support
11 70 (5.72%) Systems Administrator
12 68 (5.56%) Support Analyst
13 66 (5.39%) Team Leader
14 59 (4.82%) Server Support
15 57 (4.66%) Citrix Engineer
16 56 (4.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 52 (4.25%) Exchange Engineer
18 51 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 51 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (5.15%) .NET
2 56 (4.58%) Web Services
3 32 (2.61%) XML
4 17 (1.39%) Middleware
5 13 (1.06%) .NET Framework
6 12 (0.98%) ASP.NET
7 11 (0.90%) WCF
8 9 (0.74%) WAP
9 8 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (0.57%) HTML
11 4 (0.33%) jQuery
11 4 (0.33%) SAP Basis
11 4 (0.33%) Software Packaging
12 3 (0.25%) Ajax
12 3 (0.25%) JSON
12 3 (0.25%) MSMQ
12 3 (0.25%) SOAP
12 3 (0.25%) X-Windows
13 1 (0.082%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (0.082%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 196 (16.01%) Data Centre
2 141 (11.52%) Clustering
3 85 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (5.07%) Blackberry
5 48 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
6 45 (3.68%) Private Cloud
7 43 (3.51%) Replication
8 38 (3.10%) EqualLogic
9 36 (2.94%) PKI
10 29 (2.37%) Computer Science
10 29 (2.37%) EMC VNX
10 29 (2.37%) Fat Client
10 29 (2.37%) Thin Client
11 28 (2.29%) Wiki
12 27 (2.21%) Management Information System
13 26 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
14 24 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (1.72%) EPoS
16 18 (1.47%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.90%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 943 (77.04%) Windows
2 682 (55.72%) Windows Server
3 442 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 440 (35.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 194 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 171 (13.97%) Linux
7 114 (9.31%) Unix
8 110 (8.99%) Windows 7
9 51 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 40 (3.27%) Windows 10
11 38 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (2.21%) HPUX
13 26 (2.12%) Solaris
14 25 (2.04%) AIX
15 9 (0.74%) SUSE
15 9 (0.74%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.57%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.41%) Android
18 5 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 530 (43.30%) ITIL
2 130 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 103 (8.42%) Project Management
4 76 (6.21%) Change Management
5 71 (5.80%) Mentoring
6 68 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 66 (5.39%) Service Management
8 64 (5.23%) Problem Management
8 64 (5.23%) Service Delivery
9 62 (5.07%) Infrastructure Management
9 62 (5.07%) ITIL V3
10 59 (4.82%) High Availability
11 53 (4.33%) Migration
12 51 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 47 (3.84%) Incident Management
14 46 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
15 43 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
16 41 (3.35%) CRM
17 38 (3.10%) Performance Monitoring
18 36 (2.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 320 (26.14%) PowerShell
2 278 (22.71%) SQL
3 38 (3.10%) C#
4 35 (2.86%) VB
4 35 (2.86%) VBScript
5 26 (2.12%) C
6 16 (1.31%) Ruby
7 9 (0.74%) C++
8 7 (0.57%) Perl
8 7 (0.57%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.49%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.33%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.25%) PHP
11 3 (0.25%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.16%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.16%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.082%) Java
13 1 (0.082%) Python
Qualifications
1 280 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 189 (15.44%) MCSE
3 105 (8.58%) ITIL Certification
4 92 (7.52%) Security Cleared
5 77 (6.29%) Degree
6 76 (6.21%) MCITP
7 68 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 60 (4.90%) Citrix Certification
9 50 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
10 47 (3.84%) CCNA
11 46 (3.76%) MCP
12 45 (3.68%) CCA
13 44 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 42 (3.43%) MCSA
15 40 (3.27%) MCTS
16 24 (1.96%) DV Cleared
17 14 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 14 (1.14%) VCP5
18 11 (0.90%) CCNP
19 10 (0.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (8.66%) SLA
2 16 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.57%) QA
4 4 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.16%) COBIT
6 2 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.082%) BS7799
7 1 (0.082%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.082%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 731 (59.72%) Active Directory
2 417 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 415 (33.91%) Hyper-V
4 233 (19.04%) XenApp
5 180 (14.71%) vSphere
6 105 (8.58%) XenDesktop
7 87 (7.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 36 (2.94%) VMware ESX
9 34 (2.78%) Terminal Services
10 29 (2.37%) Forefront TMG
11 28 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
12 26 (2.12%) vCloud
13 23 (1.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 22 (1.80%) Firmware
15 19 (1.55%) BitLocker
16 18 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
17 15 (1.23%) DFS Replication
18 14 (1.14%) XenServer
19 12 (0.98%) ISA Server
20 11 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 709 (57.92%) SCCM
2 111 (9.07%) SCVMM
3 103 (8.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 95 (7.76%) Nagios
5 81 (6.62%) SCOrch
6 63 (5.15%) EdgeSight
6 63 (5.15%) NetBackup
7 62 (5.07%) Puppet
8 59 (4.82%) SCDPM
9 54 (4.41%) Tivoli
10 44 (3.59%) WSUS
11 41 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (3.19%) SCSM
13 34 (2.78%) Windows Intune
14 32 (2.61%) HP SIM
15 30 (2.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 29 (2.37%) MOM
17 27 (2.21%) Backup Exec
18 25 (2.04%) Foglight
19 21 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 851 (69.53%) Microsoft
2 607 (49.59%) VMware
3 347 (28.35%) Citrix
4 243 (19.85%) HP
5 208 (16.99%) Cisco
6 129 (10.54%) NetApp
7 97 (7.92%) Dell
8 93 (7.60%) EMC
9 86 (7.03%) Symantec
10 64 (5.23%) SolarWinds
11 49 (4.00%) IBM
12 45 (3.68%) Red Hat
13 42 (3.43%) Oracle
14 40 (3.27%) Veeam
15 34 (2.78%) Intel Security
15 34 (2.78%) ServiceNow
16 32 (2.61%) Kaspersky
17 31 (2.53%) WatchGuard
18 29 (2.37%) Fortinet
19 26 (2.12%) CheckPoint
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