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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK / England
Rank 468 453 368
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -85
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 415 589 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.63% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.23% 7.74% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 346 497 675
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £31,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,659 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.64% -

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
6665 7608 7467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.40% 8.09% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5508 6201 6022
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -73 116 £57,500 +5.50% 15
South East +9 78 £54,000 +30.12% 6
Yorkshire +41 51 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East of England +40 42 £50,000 +8.15% 3
East Midlands +5 40 £40,000 +46.78% 4
West Midlands +37 36 £47,500 +28.37% 5
North West -9 28 £42,500 -1.16% 2
South West -13 21 £40,750 +25.38% 2
North East - 2 £40,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 England region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 680 (73.04%) Windows
2 643 (69.07%) Microsoft
3 569 (61.12%) Active Directory
4 544 (58.43%) SCCM
5 513 (55.10%) Windows Server
6 467 (50.16%) VMware
7 334 (35.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 330 (35.45%) ITIL
9 303 (32.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 294 (31.58%) DNS
11 287 (30.83%) MS Exchange
12 254 (27.28%) Hyper-V
13 251 (26.96%) PowerShell
14 233 (25.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 228 (24.49%) SQL
16 227 (24.38%) MS Excel
17 213 (22.88%) Citrix
18 211 (22.66%) Data Centre
19 207 (22.23%) DHCP
20 204 (21.91%) Microsoft Azure
21 201 (21.59%) Linux
22 199 (21.37%) Office 365
23 192 (20.62%) SQL Server
24 176 (18.90%) Cisco
24 176 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
25 167 (17.94%) Finance
26 164 (17.62%) SAN
27 158 (16.97%) HP
28 155 (16.65%) Firewall
29 139 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 287 (30.83%) MS Exchange
2 139 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 133 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 102 (10.96%) IIS
5 93 (9.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 80 (8.59%) SharePoint
7 44 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.54%) JBoss
13 4 (0.43%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.11%) Apache
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 227 (24.38%) MS Excel
2 69 (7.41%) MS Office
3 26 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (3.01%) assyst
2 5 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 204 (21.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 199 (21.37%) Office 365
3 89 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (4.83%) IaaS
5 27 (2.90%) PaaS
6 20 (2.15%) Mimecast
7 14 (1.50%) SaaS
8 13 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.07%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.54%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.32%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.11%) Fastly
12 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 294 (31.58%) DNS
2 207 (22.23%) DHCP
3 164 (17.62%) SAN
4 155 (16.65%) Firewall
5 90 (9.67%) LAN
6 89 (9.56%) WAN
7 59 (6.34%) Skype
8 58 (6.23%) VoIP
9 57 (6.12%) VPN
10 56 (6.02%) TCP/IP
11 53 (5.69%) LDAP
12 45 (4.83%) Kerberos
13 41 (4.40%) SSL
14 32 (3.44%) iSCSI
15 29 (3.11%) Network Security
15 29 (3.11%) Unified Communications
16 28 (3.01%) MPLS
17 25 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
18 24 (2.58%) VLAN
19 23 (2.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.07%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.43%) DTS
11 4 (0.43%) MySQL
11 4 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.43%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.43%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.11%) NUnit
General
1 167 (17.94%) Finance
2 46 (4.94%) Publishing
3 39 (4.19%) Back Office
4 31 (3.33%) Banking
4 31 (3.33%) Law
4 31 (3.33%) Retail
5 22 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.83%) Marketing
7 16 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.61%) Games
9 14 (1.50%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.75%) Legal
12 5 (0.54%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.32%) Advertising
14 3 (0.32%) Electronics
15 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (15.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 131 (14.07%) Windows Engineer
3 119 (12.78%) Analyst
4 95 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
5 94 (10.10%) Server Engineer
6 85 (9.13%) Administrator
7 78 (8.38%) SCCM Engineer
8 58 (6.23%) Support Engineer
9 52 (5.59%) Wintel Engineer
10 51 (5.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 50 (5.37%) IT Engineer
12 48 (5.16%) Support Analyst
13 45 (4.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 45 (4.83%) VMware Engineer
14 43 (4.62%) Windows Server Engineer
15 39 (4.19%) Technical Specialist
16 38 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
17 35 (3.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 35 (3.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
18 34 (3.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.58%) Web Services
2 18 (1.93%) .NET
3 9 (0.97%) Middleware
3 9 (0.97%) XML
4 6 (0.64%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.54%) JMS
6 3 (0.32%) XSD
7 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.21%) HTML
8 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.11%) CSS
8 1 (0.11%) jQuery
8 1 (0.11%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.11%) WAP
8 1 (0.11%) WCF
8 1 (0.11%) WF
8 1 (0.11%) WSDL
8 1 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 211 (22.66%) Data Centre
2 93 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (9.45%) Clustering
4 62 (6.66%) PKI
5 45 (4.83%) CMDB
6 38 (4.08%) Management Information System
7 37 (3.97%) Computer Science
8 33 (3.54%) Blackberry
9 21 (2.26%) Replication
10 20 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
11 16 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 15 (1.61%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.40%) HP StoreVirtual
14 12 (1.29%) HP Storage
15 11 (1.18%) Private Cloud
16 8 (0.86%) Fat Client
16 8 (0.86%) Thin Client
17 7 (0.75%) Hedge funds
18 6 (0.64%) FlexPod
18 6 (0.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 680 (73.04%) Windows
2 513 (55.10%) Windows Server
3 334 (35.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 233 (25.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 201 (21.59%) Linux
6 95 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 90 (9.67%) Unix
8 71 (7.63%) Windows 7
9 31 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (2.79%) Windows 10
11 24 (2.58%) Solaris
12 18 (1.93%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.40%) Windows 8
14 11 (1.18%) AIX
15 5 (0.54%) HPUX
16 4 (0.43%) Android
16 4 (0.43%) Debian
16 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.32%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (35.45%) ITIL
2 122 (13.10%) Service Delivery
3 64 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
3 64 (6.87%) Service Management
4 59 (6.34%) Migration
5 49 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 48 (5.16%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (5.16%) Problem Management
7 47 (5.05%) Server Building
8 46 (4.94%) Presales
8 46 (4.94%) Project Management
9 45 (4.83%) High Availability
10 43 (4.62%) Capacity Management
10 43 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
11 41 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 40 (4.30%) Change Management
12 40 (4.30%) Line Management
13 38 (4.08%) DevOps
14 37 (3.97%) Configuration Management
15 36 (3.87%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 251 (26.96%) PowerShell
2 228 (24.49%) SQL
3 27 (2.90%) VB
4 20 (2.15%) T-SQL
5 16 (1.72%) C
5 16 (1.72%) C#
6 11 (1.18%) Java
7 10 (1.07%) Perl
7 10 (1.07%) VBScript
8 5 (0.54%) Ruby
9 3 (0.32%) Korn
9 3 (0.32%) XPath
10 2 (0.21%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 176 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 138 (14.82%) MCSE
3 78 (8.38%) Degree
4 68 (7.30%) Security Cleared
5 59 (6.34%) MCITP
6 41 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
7 39 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (3.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 37 (3.97%) LPIC
9 34 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (3.11%) MCSA
11 26 (2.79%) CCNA
12 22 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (1.93%) MCTS
14 17 (1.83%) CCNP
14 17 (1.83%) MCP
15 11 (1.18%) CCA
15 11 (1.18%) CCIE
15 11 (1.18%) CEH
15 11 (1.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (10.85%) SLA
2 37 (3.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.54%) WCAG
7 2 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.21%) EMIR
7 2 (0.21%) MiFID
7 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.11%) GCP
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) QA
System Software
1 569 (61.12%) Active Directory
2 303 (32.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 254 (27.28%) Hyper-V
4 131 (14.07%) vSphere
5 101 (10.85%) XenApp
6 49 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 48 (5.16%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (4.83%) XenDesktop
9 41 (4.40%) Firmware
10 22 (2.36%) Terminal Services
10 22 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
11 17 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
12 14 (1.50%) ISA Server
13 12 (1.29%) OpenSIPS
13 12 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
14 10 (1.07%) VMware Server
15 9 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 544 (58.43%) SCCM
2 90 (9.67%) NetBackup
3 58 (6.23%) SCVMM
4 49 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 47 (5.05%) Nagios
5 47 (5.05%) WSUS
6 45 (4.83%) SCOrch
7 26 (2.79%) Tivoli
8 24 (2.58%) Failover Clustering
8 24 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 23 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 22 (2.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 21 (2.26%) HP SIM
12 19 (2.04%) Puppet
13 18 (1.93%) SCSM
13 18 (1.93%) vMotion
14 17 (1.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 17 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 12 (1.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 643 (69.07%) Microsoft
2 467 (50.16%) VMware
3 213 (22.88%) Citrix
4 176 (18.90%) Cisco
5 158 (16.97%) HP
6 88 (9.45%) SolarWinds
7 74 (7.95%) NetApp
8 73 (7.84%) Red Hat
9 57 (6.12%) IBM
10 50 (5.37%) Symantec
11 35 (3.76%) F5
12 34 (3.65%) Oracle
13 31 (3.33%) EMC
14 27 (2.90%) 3PAR
14 27 (2.90%) Palo Alto
15 25 (2.69%) Dell
15 25 (2.69%) Juniper
16 24 (2.58%) Avaya
16 24 (2.58%) CheckPoint
17 21 (2.26%) CommVault
London
Leidos
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus+bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Pension and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + overtime, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: overtime, company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago