The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 404 438 392
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -46
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 639 576 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.81% 8.14% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 539 461 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
7257 7073 6564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.03% 6.41% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5825 5713 5320
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 233 £50,000 -9.09% 25
South East +58 206 £42,500 -5.55% 18
South West +49 72 £39,500 -12.22% 7
West Midlands -6 49 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Yorkshire -3 29 £36,500 -2.66% 2
East of England +4 27 £39,000 -10.34% 4
North West -15 18 £40,000 +7.75% 4
East Midlands +1 12 £40,000 -13.97%
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1116 (79.09%) Windows
2 964 (68.32%) Microsoft
3 923 (65.41%) SCCM
4 861 (61.02%) Active Directory
5 634 (44.93%) VMware
6 611 (43.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 542 (38.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 474 (33.59%) MS Exchange
9 449 (31.82%) Hyper-V
10 431 (30.55%) ITIL
11 402 (28.49%) SAN
12 397 (28.14%) DNS
13 381 (27.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 367 (26.01%) PowerShell
15 348 (24.66%) SQL Server
16 336 (23.81%) MS Excel
17 331 (23.46%) Microsoft Certification
18 325 (23.03%) SQL
19 320 (22.68%) Windows Server 2003
20 296 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
21 295 (20.91%) Citrix
22 290 (20.55%) DHCP
22 290 (20.55%) Lync
23 289 (20.48%) HP
24 259 (18.36%) Cisco
25 258 (18.28%) MCSE
26 209 (14.81%) SharePoint
27 189 (13.39%) Windows 7
27 189 (13.39%) Data Centre
28 188 (13.32%) Linux

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 474 (33.59%) MS Exchange
2 296 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 290 (20.55%) Lync
4 209 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 164 (11.62%) IIS
6 138 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 116 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 56 (3.97%) Office Communications Server
9 51 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 40 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 38 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 32 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
13 23 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.71%) Apache
15 8 (0.57%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.43%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
17 4 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
18 3 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
19 2 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 336 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 100 (7.09%) MS Office
3 10 (0.71%) MS Project
4 8 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (2.76%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.28%) SAP CCM
3 4 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 138 (9.78%) Office 365
2 92 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.33%) SaaS
4 41 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.56%) Mimecast
6 13 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (0.71%) IaaS
8 7 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.50%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.35%) PaaS
10 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (0.28%) Symantec.cloud
11 2 (0.14%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.071%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.071%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 402 (28.49%) SAN
2 397 (28.14%) DNS
3 290 (20.55%) DHCP
4 173 (12.26%) Firewall
5 155 (10.99%) TCP/IP
6 124 (8.79%) WAN
7 118 (8.36%) LAN
8 70 (4.96%) NetScaler
9 64 (4.54%) iSCSI
10 56 (3.97%) VPN
11 54 (3.83%) FTP
12 49 (3.47%) Unified Communications
13 48 (3.40%) VLAN
14 47 (3.33%) Internet
15 45 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
16 42 (2.98%) NAS
17 31 (2.20%) VoIP
18 30 (2.13%) Wireshark
19 24 (1.70%) Wireless
20 21 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 131 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (6.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 60 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (1.13%) Redis
9 13 (0.92%) MySQL
10 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (0.71%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.50%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.50%) DTS
12 7 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.21%) Oracle Exadata
16 2 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (2.76%) Subversion
2 38 (2.69%) JIRA
3 29 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.57%) NUnit
6 7 (0.50%) FitNesse
6 7 (0.50%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.43%) Introscope
8 5 (0.35%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.071%) Jenkins
General
1 164 (11.62%) Finance
2 39 (2.76%) Law
3 38 (2.69%) Legal
4 34 (2.41%) Back Office
5 29 (2.06%) Advertising
6 25 (1.77%) Retail
7 22 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.42%) Publishing
9 14 (0.99%) Marketing
10 13 (0.92%) Banking
11 11 (0.78%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.14%) Games
13 2 (0.14%) Billing
13 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.071%) Local Government
14 1 (0.071%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.071%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 203 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 202 (14.32%) Analyst
3 140 (9.92%) Support Engineer
4 135 (9.57%) Consultant
5 124 (8.79%) Administrator
6 114 (8.08%) Systems Engineer
7 98 (6.95%) Systems Administrator
8 72 (5.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 69 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support
10 65 (4.61%) Team Leader
11 58 (4.11%) Architect
12 55 (3.90%) Support Analyst
13 52 (3.69%) Systems Support
14 46 (3.26%) Server Engineer
15 44 (3.12%) Technical Support
16 41 (2.91%) Technical Consultant
16 41 (2.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
17 38 (2.69%) Microsoft Consultant
18 37 (2.62%) SCCM Engineer
19 35 (2.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.18%) .NET
2 54 (3.83%) Web Services
3 41 (2.91%) Application Packaging
4 19 (1.35%) XML
5 15 (1.06%) .NET Framework
6 14 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 14 (0.99%) SOAP
6 14 (0.99%) MSMQ
7 12 (0.85%) WCF
8 9 (0.64%) SAML
9 8 (0.57%) jQuery
10 7 (0.50%) NHibernate
10 7 (0.50%) JSON
10 7 (0.50%) Ajax
11 6 (0.43%) SAP Basis
12 5 (0.35%) SAP PI
13 4 (0.28%) XMPP
13 4 (0.28%) COM
14 3 (0.21%) Middleware
14 3 (0.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 189 (13.39%) Data Centre
2 157 (11.13%) Clustering
3 90 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.39%) Blackberry
5 46 (3.26%) EqualLogic
6 39 (2.76%) Private Cloud
7 31 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.91%) Replication
9 25 (1.77%) EMC VNX
10 22 (1.56%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.49%) Public Cloud
12 19 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
13 17 (1.20%) PKI
13 17 (1.20%) FlexPod
14 15 (1.06%) Statistics
15 13 (0.92%) Hedge funds
16 10 (0.71%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
17 9 (0.64%) EMC VMAX
18 8 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1116 (79.09%) Windows
2 611 (43.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 542 (38.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 320 (22.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 189 (13.39%) Windows 7
6 188 (13.32%) Linux
7 68 (4.82%) Windows XP
8 60 (4.25%) UNIX
9 51 (3.61%) Windows 8
10 26 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (1.28%) Solaris
12 11 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.64%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.57%) AIX
15 5 (0.35%) HPUX
16 4 (0.28%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.28%) Android
16 4 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (30.55%) ITIL
2 119 (8.43%) Migration
3 112 (7.94%) Project Management
4 102 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 89 (6.31%) Service Management
6 88 (6.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 87 (6.17%) Problem Management
8 80 (5.67%) Change Management
9 69 (4.89%) Incident Management
10 65 (4.61%) Data Protection
11 56 (3.97%) Service Delivery
12 49 (3.47%) Configuration Management
12 49 (3.47%) High Availability
13 48 (3.40%) People Management
14 45 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
15 41 (2.91%) Mentoring
16 40 (2.83%) Performance Monitoring
16 40 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
17 37 (2.62%) Capacity Planning
17 37 (2.62%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 367 (26.01%) PowerShell
2 325 (23.03%) SQL
3 57 (4.04%) VBScript
4 43 (3.05%) Bash Shell
5 20 (1.42%) C#
6 17 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.13%) Python
8 15 (1.06%) Shell Script
9 12 (0.85%) Java
9 12 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 11 (0.78%) Perl
11 9 (0.64%) PHP
12 8 (0.57%) C
13 7 (0.50%) VB
13 7 (0.50%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.28%) Ruby
15 1 (0.071%) R
15 1 (0.071%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.071%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 331 (23.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 258 (18.28%) MCSE
3 176 (12.47%) Security Cleared
4 168 (11.91%) MCITP
5 109 (7.73%) Degree
6 102 (7.23%) SC Cleared
7 74 (5.24%) MCSA
8 72 (5.10%) DV Cleared
9 63 (4.46%) MCP
10 62 (4.39%) MCTS
11 52 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 52 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
12 51 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
12 51 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
13 50 (3.54%) CCA
14 23 (1.63%) CCNA
15 22 (1.56%) CCNP
16 12 (0.85%) CCDP
17 8 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (0.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (10.70%) SLA
2 25 (1.77%) QA
3 12 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.071%) COBIT
System Software
1 861 (61.02%) Active Directory
2 449 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 381 (27.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 177 (12.54%) vSphere
5 157 (11.13%) XenApp
6 116 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
7 112 (7.94%) XenDesktop
8 89 (6.31%) VMware ESX
9 78 (5.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 46 (3.26%) XenServer
11 24 (1.70%) ISA Server
12 23 (1.63%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 22 (1.56%) UAG
14 20 (1.42%) BitLocker
14 20 (1.42%) VMware Server
15 19 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
16 14 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.50%) vCloud
18 6 (0.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 923 (65.41%) SCCM
2 164 (11.62%) SCVMM
3 92 (6.52%) WSUS
4 78 (5.53%) Nagios
5 71 (5.03%) NetBackup
6 69 (4.89%) SCOrch
7 65 (4.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 51 (3.61%) Backup Exec
9 49 (3.47%) HP SIM
10 48 (3.40%) SCSM
11 44 (3.12%) OpenView
12 34 (2.41%) SCDPM
13 30 (2.13%) vMotion
14 27 (1.91%) HP Data Protector
15 26 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
15 26 (1.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 24 (1.70%) EdgeSight
17 20 (1.42%) Windows Intune
17 20 (1.42%) MOM
18 19 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 964 (68.32%) Microsoft
2 634 (44.93%) VMware
3 295 (20.91%) Citrix
4 289 (20.48%) HP
5 259 (18.36%) Cisco
6 151 (10.70%) Dell
7 123 (8.72%) Symantec
8 106 (7.51%) NetApp
9 93 (6.59%) SolarWinds
10 81 (5.74%) EMC
11 79 (5.60%) Oracle
12 65 (4.61%) Remedy
13 64 (4.54%) AppSense
14 48 (3.40%) CommVault
15 37 (2.62%) Veeam
16 36 (2.55%) SAP
17 33 (2.34%) Red Hat
17 33 (2.34%) Dell Compellent
18 32 (2.27%) IBM
19 27 (1.91%) Altiris
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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