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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 443 451 474
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 541 626 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.01% 8.11% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 437 546 445
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
7715 7723 7803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.53% 7.56% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6344 6322 6242
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +4.70%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 184 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South East -66 92 £42,500 -1.16% 12
Yorkshire +61 65 £39,500 +20.61% 7
West Midlands +15 52 £39,500 -12.22% 5
North West +40 44 £48,750 +16.07% 7
East of England +21 28 £42,500 -5.29% 4
South West -22 28 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Midlands +2 23 £40,000 +42.85% 2
North East - 18 £40,000 - 5
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 846 (72.68%) Windows
2 786 (67.53%) Microsoft
3 688 (59.11%) Active Directory
4 630 (54.12%) SCCM
5 624 (53.61%) VMware
6 586 (50.34%) Windows Server
7 457 (39.26%) ITIL
8 419 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 408 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 389 (33.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 346 (29.73%) MS Exchange
12 335 (28.78%) PowerShell
13 334 (28.69%) Hyper-V
14 330 (28.35%) DNS
15 318 (27.32%) Citrix
16 273 (23.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 273 (23.45%) SQL
17 252 (21.65%) HP
18 249 (21.39%) MS Excel
19 245 (21.05%) Finance
20 231 (19.85%) DHCP
21 220 (18.90%) SQL Server
22 215 (18.47%) Cisco
23 206 (17.70%) SAN
24 204 (17.53%) Data Centre
25 200 (17.18%) Linux
26 189 (16.24%) Firewall
27 184 (15.81%) XenApp
28 181 (15.55%) MCSE
29 179 (15.38%) 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
1 346 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 179 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 177 (15.21%) SharePoint
4 166 (14.26%) IIS
5 154 (13.23%) Skype for Business
6 127 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 47 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 37 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 27 (2.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.20%) Confluence
14 13 (1.12%) Tomcat
15 12 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
16 11 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
17 9 (0.77%) JBoss
18 8 (0.69%) Apache
19 7 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 249 (21.39%) MS Excel
2 95 (8.16%) MS Office
3 19 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 55 (4.73%) assyst
2 15 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.95%) Sentinel
4 9 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
6 4 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.26%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.26%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 173 (14.86%) Office 365
2 133 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (3.35%) IaaS
5 38 (3.26%) PaaS
6 31 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (2.66%) Mimecast
7 25 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.80%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.52%) SaaS
11 3 (0.26%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.17%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 330 (28.35%) DNS
2 231 (19.85%) DHCP
3 206 (17.70%) SAN
4 189 (16.24%) Firewall
5 125 (10.74%) WAN
6 113 (9.71%) TCP/IP
7 100 (8.59%) LAN
8 71 (6.10%) VPN
9 55 (4.73%) VoIP
10 51 (4.38%) NetScaler
11 48 (4.12%) SNMP
12 45 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
13 42 (3.61%) Remote Desktop
14 41 (3.52%) Skype
15 36 (3.09%) Internet
16 34 (2.92%) NAS
17 33 (2.84%) iSCSI
17 33 (2.84%) Unified Communications
18 32 (2.75%) SSL
19 31 (2.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.52%) MySQL
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.34%) DTS
14 4 (0.34%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 31 (2.66%) Jenkins
1 31 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
2 28 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 14 (1.20%) JIRA
5 9 (0.77%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.43%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.26%) NUnit
7 3 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.17%) MSI
8 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 245 (21.05%) Finance
2 54 (4.64%) Back Office
3 45 (3.87%) Banking
4 43 (3.69%) Publishing
5 40 (3.44%) Retail
6 32 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.66%) Law
8 23 (1.98%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.63%) Legal
10 18 (1.55%) Advertising
11 15 (1.29%) Marketing
12 8 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.60%) Games
14 6 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.086%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.086%) Local Government
15 1 (0.086%) Military
Job Titles
1 256 (21.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 134 (11.51%) Analyst
3 132 (11.34%) Administrator
4 120 (10.31%) Windows Engineer
5 101 (8.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 101 (8.68%) Support Engineer
6 92 (7.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 84 (7.22%) Server Engineer
8 72 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
9 71 (6.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 67 (5.76%) Support Analyst
11 66 (5.67%) Consultant
12 60 (5.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 58 (4.98%) Wintel Engineer
14 54 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
15 53 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
16 49 (4.21%) Infrastructure Support
17 47 (4.04%) Monitoring Engineer
18 44 (3.78%) Windows Administrator
19 43 (3.69%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.64%) .NET
1 54 (4.64%) Web Services
2 29 (2.49%) XML
3 13 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 11 (0.95%) HTML
5 7 (0.60%) WAP
6 6 (0.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.34%) CSS
8 3 (0.26%) ELK Stack
8 3 (0.26%) jQuery
8 3 (0.26%) LAMP
8 3 (0.26%) Middleware
8 3 (0.26%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.26%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.26%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.086%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (0.086%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 204 (17.53%) Data Centre
2 124 (10.65%) Clustering
3 92 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (5.07%) Blackberry
5 41 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
6 37 (3.18%) Management Information System
7 35 (3.01%) Replication
8 34 (2.92%) PKI
8 34 (2.92%) Private Cloud
9 27 (2.32%) CMDB
10 25 (2.15%) Fat Client
10 25 (2.15%) Thin Client
11 24 (2.06%) EqualLogic
12 23 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (1.89%) Driving Licence
14 21 (1.80%) Wiki
15 19 (1.63%) Computer Science
16 11 (0.95%) EPoS
17 9 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
18 7 (0.60%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 846 (72.68%) Windows
2 586 (50.34%) Windows Server
3 408 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 389 (33.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 200 (17.18%) Linux
6 177 (15.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 116 (9.97%) Windows 7
8 114 (9.79%) Unix
9 50 (4.30%) Windows 8
10 38 (3.26%) Windows 10
11 36 (3.09%) Solaris
12 33 (2.84%) AIX
13 31 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (1.98%) HPUX
15 9 (0.77%) CentOS
15 9 (0.77%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.60%) Android
16 7 (0.60%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.52%) SUSE
18 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (39.26%) ITIL
2 126 (10.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 91 (7.82%) Project Management
4 88 (7.56%) Service Management
5 85 (7.30%) Service Delivery
6 77 (6.62%) Change Management
7 74 (6.36%) Data Protection
8 69 (5.93%) Problem Management
9 68 (5.84%) Mentoring
10 66 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
11 64 (5.50%) High Availability
12 61 (5.24%) Infrastructure Management
13 58 (4.98%) Root Cause Analysis
14 57 (4.90%) ITIL V3
15 54 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 53 (4.55%) Migration
17 48 (4.12%) Infrastructure Monitoring
18 41 (3.52%) Change Control
18 41 (3.52%) DevOps
18 41 (3.52%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 335 (28.78%) PowerShell
2 273 (23.45%) SQL
3 38 (3.26%) C#
4 33 (2.84%) VB
5 31 (2.66%) VBScript
6 27 (2.32%) T-SQL
7 26 (2.23%) C
8 22 (1.89%) Perl
9 9 (0.77%) C++
9 9 (0.77%) PHP
10 8 (0.69%) Python
11 7 (0.60%) Java
12 5 (0.43%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.34%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.34%) Ruby
13 4 (0.34%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.34%) VBA
14 3 (0.26%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.26%) Korn
14 3 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 273 (23.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 181 (15.55%) MCSE
3 111 (9.54%) Security Cleared
4 100 (8.59%) ITIL Certification
5 77 (6.62%) MCITP
6 73 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
7 70 (6.01%) SC Cleared
8 65 (5.58%) CCNA
9 58 (4.98%) Citrix Certification
10 57 (4.90%) Degree
11 55 (4.73%) MCSA
12 45 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 44 (3.78%) MCP
14 41 (3.52%) DV Cleared
15 38 (3.26%) CCA
16 26 (2.23%) MCTS
17 23 (1.98%) CCNP
18 12 (1.03%) LPIC
19 11 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
20 9 (0.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (7.99%) SLA
2 20 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.43%) WCAG
6 4 (0.34%) ISAE 3402
6 4 (0.34%) QA
7 3 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.26%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.086%) HL7
System Software
1 688 (59.11%) Active Directory
2 419 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 334 (28.69%) Hyper-V
4 184 (15.81%) XenApp
5 151 (12.97%) vSphere
6 80 (6.87%) XenDesktop
7 58 (4.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 54 (4.64%) VMware ESX
9 52 (4.47%) Virtual Machines
10 38 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
11 35 (3.01%) Virtual Servers
12 29 (2.49%) Forefront TMG
12 29 (2.49%) Terminal Services
13 26 (2.23%) Firmware
13 26 (2.23%) ISA Server
14 19 (1.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 17 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 15 (1.29%) vCloud
16 15 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
17 12 (1.03%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 630 (54.12%) SCCM
2 111 (9.54%) SCVMM
3 94 (8.08%) Nagios
4 91 (7.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 75 (6.44%) NetBackup
6 73 (6.27%) SCOrch
7 69 (5.93%) Microsoft Clustering
8 62 (5.33%) SCDPM
9 59 (5.07%) WSUS
10 58 (4.98%) Puppet
11 53 (4.55%) Tivoli
12 50 (4.30%) Failover Clustering
13 46 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
14 38 (3.26%) EdgeSight
15 34 (2.92%) SCSM
16 30 (2.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 30 (2.58%) OpenView
17 29 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
18 26 (2.23%) MOM
19 25 (2.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 786 (67.53%) Microsoft
2 624 (53.61%) VMware
3 318 (27.32%) Citrix
4 252 (21.65%) HP
5 215 (18.47%) Cisco
6 113 (9.71%) NetApp
7 88 (7.56%) SolarWinds
8 79 (6.79%) Symantec
9 67 (5.76%) Dell
10 54 (4.64%) EMC
11 48 (4.12%) Red Hat
12 46 (3.95%) IBM
13 42 (3.61%) Oracle
14 39 (3.35%) CheckPoint
15 34 (2.92%) Intel Security
15 34 (2.92%) Juniper
16 30 (2.58%) MobileIron
17 29 (2.49%) Veeam
18 28 (2.41%) Hitachi
19 27 (2.32%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, 25 hols
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Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
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