The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 428 420 448
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +28
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 613 538 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.94% 9.11% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 504 413 458
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,250 £67,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6856 5908 5745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.07% 5.68% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5482 4603 4827
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in England

SCOM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 248 £52,000 -0.95% 28
South East +38 157 £47,500 -5.00% 13
North West +31 58 £33,000 -12.00% 3
Yorkshire -20 42 £35,000 -28.20% 2
West Midlands -37 38 £47,500 -5.00% 7
East of England -25 34 £51,250 +24.24% 6
South West -6 28 £33,500 -16.25% 5
East Midlands -14 28 £39,000 +1.39% 1
North East - 6 £26,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 991 (76.23%) Windows
2 902 (69.38%) Microsoft
3 775 (59.62%) Active Directory
4 720 (55.38%) SCCM
5 695 (53.46%) VMware
6 612 (47.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 509 (39.15%) MS Exchange
8 502 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 427 (32.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 414 (31.85%) MS Excel
11 408 (31.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 403 (31.00%) Hyper-V
13 378 (29.08%) Citrix
14 370 (28.46%) SAN
15 335 (25.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 329 (25.31%) DNS
17 327 (25.15%) ITIL
18 306 (23.54%) MCSE
19 274 (21.08%) SQL
20 270 (20.77%) Windows Server 2012
21 268 (20.62%) HP
22 267 (20.54%) PowerShell
23 263 (20.23%) SQL Server
24 231 (17.77%) TCP/IP
25 226 (17.38%) Finance
26 225 (17.31%) Clustering
26 225 (17.31%) SharePoint
27 211 (16.23%) DHCP
28 201 (15.46%) MCITP
29 198 (15.23%) Cisco

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 509 (39.15%) MS Exchange
2 335 (25.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 225 (17.31%) SharePoint
4 196 (15.08%) IIS
4 196 (15.08%) Lync
5 162 (12.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 161 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 119 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 95 (7.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 55 (4.23%) Lotus Domino
9 55 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 36 (2.77%) Tomcat
10 36 (2.77%) Office Communications Server
11 28 (2.15%) IBM Notes
12 25 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
13 24 (1.85%) Apache
14 23 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 414 (31.85%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.15%) MS Office
3 29 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.077%) Simulink
4 1 (0.077%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 29 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.31%) Dynamics GP
3 10 (0.77%) Sage 1000
4 4 (0.31%) RiskWrite
4 4 (0.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (4.77%) Office 365
3 25 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.46%) IaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 370 (28.46%) SAN
2 329 (25.31%) DNS
3 231 (17.77%) TCP/IP
4 211 (16.23%) DHCP
5 176 (13.54%) Firewall
6 128 (9.85%) WAN
7 110 (8.46%) LAN
8 76 (5.85%) NAS
9 68 (5.23%) Internet
10 63 (4.85%) VPN
11 57 (4.38%) HTTP
12 56 (4.31%) SSL
13 52 (4.00%) SNMP
14 49 (3.77%) NetScaler
15 37 (2.85%) SMTP
15 37 (2.85%) LDAP
15 37 (2.85%) SSH
16 36 (2.77%) Cisco Nexus
17 35 (2.69%) Wireless
18 32 (2.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (20.23%) SQL Server
2 103 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (3.85%) MySQL
4 48 (3.69%) MongoDB
5 46 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 45 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (2.62%) Redis
9 28 (2.15%) MariaDB
10 24 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.77%) Relational Database
12 22 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.54%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.54%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.38%) CouchDB
15 16 (1.23%) OLTP
16 15 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (1.08%) VLDB
18 10 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (1.46%) Subversion
2 17 (1.31%) JIRA
3 16 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.31%) Toad
4 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.23%) MSI
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.077%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.077%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 226 (17.38%) Finance
2 55 (4.23%) Retail
3 40 (3.08%) Banking
4 36 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.23%) Marketing
6 24 (1.85%) Legal
7 17 (1.31%) Law
8 12 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.77%) Publishing
10 9 (0.69%) Games
11 8 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.62%) Advertising
11 8 (0.62%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.38%) Greek Language
12 5 (0.38%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.38%) Back Office
13 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.31%) Front Office
14 3 (0.23%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 177 (13.62%) Consultant
2 162 (12.46%) Support Engineer
3 150 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 126 (9.69%) Analyst
5 111 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 100 (7.69%) Architect
7 97 (7.46%) Server Engineer
8 89 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
9 74 (5.69%) Administrator
9 74 (5.69%) Technical Consultant
10 65 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
11 52 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 51 (3.92%) Support Analyst
13 44 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 44 (3.38%) Systems Administrator
14 41 (3.15%) 2nd Line Support
15 40 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
16 37 (2.85%) Technical Architect
17 35 (2.69%) Server Support
17 35 (2.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (6.15%) .NET
2 34 (2.62%) Web Services
2 34 (2.62%) RabbitMQ
3 29 (2.23%) MSMQ
4 25 (1.92%) Application Packaging
5 15 (1.15%) .NET Framework
5 15 (1.15%) COM
6 11 (0.85%) SAML
6 11 (0.85%) HTML
7 10 (0.77%) Middleware
8 8 (0.62%) XMPP
9 5 (0.38%) WebKit
9 5 (0.38%) CSS
9 5 (0.38%) OpenGL
10 4 (0.31%) XML
10 4 (0.31%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.31%) SVG
10 4 (0.31%) CSS3
10 4 (0.31%) HTML5
11 2 (0.15%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 225 (17.31%) Clustering
2 121 (9.31%) Blackberry
3 61 (4.69%) Replication
4 39 (3.00%) IPTV
5 34 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 18 (1.38%) Statistics
8 17 (1.31%) EqualLogic
9 16 (1.23%) Firmware
10 15 (1.15%) Video on Demand
11 14 (1.08%) PKI
12 12 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.92%) Computer Science
13 10 (0.77%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.77%) iPad
14 9 (0.69%) DTV
15 8 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.62%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.46%) Open Source
17 5 (0.38%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 991 (76.23%) Windows
2 612 (47.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 427 (32.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 270 (20.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 197 (15.15%) Linux
6 146 (11.23%) Windows 7
7 74 (5.69%) Windows XP
8 70 (5.38%) UNIX
9 61 (4.69%) Windows 8
10 47 (3.62%) CentOS
11 35 (2.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 35 (2.69%) Solaris
12 30 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (1.08%) Windows 2000
13 14 (1.08%) HPUX
14 11 (0.85%) AIX
15 10 (0.77%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (25.15%) ITIL
2 132 (10.15%) Migration
3 95 (7.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 95 (7.31%) Service Delivery
4 79 (6.08%) Project Management
5 73 (5.62%) Problem Management
6 69 (5.31%) Capacity Planning
6 69 (5.31%) Load Balancing
7 66 (5.08%) E-Commerce
8 60 (4.62%) Service Management
9 55 (4.23%) PRINCE2
10 53 (4.08%) Data Protection
11 50 (3.85%) CRM
12 47 (3.62%) Change Management
13 45 (3.46%) Performance Monitoring
14 41 (3.15%) Change Control
15 37 (2.85%) Workflow
16 33 (2.54%) Configuration Management
16 33 (2.54%) Business Continuity
17 32 (2.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 274 (21.08%) SQL
2 267 (20.54%) PowerShell
3 61 (4.69%) Perl
4 47 (3.62%) VBScript
5 44 (3.38%) Java
6 42 (3.23%) C
7 34 (2.62%) Ruby
8 30 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 21 (1.62%) Python
9 21 (1.62%) C#
10 19 (1.46%) PHP
11 17 (1.31%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.15%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.54%) LotusScript
14 5 (0.38%) VB
14 5 (0.38%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.15%) C++
15 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.077%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.077%) VBA
Qualifications
1 408 (31.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 306 (23.54%) MCSE
3 201 (15.46%) MCITP
4 126 (9.69%) MCTS
5 94 (7.23%) Security Cleared
6 90 (6.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 87 (6.69%) Degree
8 81 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
9 75 (5.77%) MCP
10 69 (5.31%) CCNA
11 57 (4.38%) SC Cleared
12 56 (4.31%) MCSA
13 51 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
14 46 (3.54%) CCA
14 46 (3.54%) DV Cleared
15 35 (2.69%) CCNP
16 29 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (1.85%) NCDA
18 23 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 17 (1.31%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (7.92%) SLA
2 23 (1.77%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.00%) QA
4 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.38%) BS7799
6 4 (0.31%) JTAG
7 2 (0.15%) HL7
8 1 (0.077%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 775 (59.62%) Active Directory
2 502 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 403 (31.00%) Hyper-V
4 166 (12.77%) XenApp
5 160 (12.31%) vSphere
6 118 (9.08%) XenDesktop
7 78 (6.00%) VMware ESX
8 64 (4.92%) Forefront TMG
9 47 (3.62%) ISA Server
10 43 (3.31%) Terminal Services
10 43 (3.31%) XenServer
11 37 (2.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 36 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
13 32 (2.46%) UAG
14 19 (1.46%) Xen
15 17 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 13 (1.00%) VMware Server
16 13 (1.00%) DFS Replication
16 13 (1.00%) KVM
17 8 (0.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 720 (55.38%) SCCM
2 125 (9.62%) SCVMM
3 114 (8.77%) WSUS
4 112 (8.62%) Nagios
5 75 (5.77%) SCSM
6 70 (5.38%) Puppet
7 69 (5.31%) SCOrch
8 63 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
9 61 (4.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 51 (3.92%) Backup Exec
11 50 (3.85%) HP SIM
11 50 (3.85%) SCDPM
12 46 (3.54%) NetBackup
13 39 (3.00%) MOM
14 36 (2.77%) OpenView
15 30 (2.31%) McAfee ePO
16 27 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
17 26 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 25 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
18 25 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 902 (69.38%) Microsoft
2 695 (53.46%) VMware
3 378 (29.08%) Citrix
4 268 (20.62%) HP
5 198 (15.23%) Cisco
6 114 (8.77%) Symantec
7 98 (7.54%) Dell
8 95 (7.31%) NetApp
9 90 (6.92%) EMC
10 87 (6.69%) Oracle
11 86 (6.62%) SolarWinds
12 73 (5.62%) IBM
13 62 (4.77%) Lotus
14 59 (4.54%) McAfee
15 46 (3.54%) CheckPoint
16 38 (2.92%) Veeam
17 36 (2.77%) Remedy
17 36 (2.77%) IronPort
18 34 (2.62%) Altiris
19 33 (2.54%) CommVault
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum basic + on-call + bonus + shares + pension ++
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + 30 days, final salary pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits/bonus/high % Pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £52000 - £58000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens + on-call
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IT People First
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago