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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 450 464 449
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 530 581 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.94% 7.65% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 419 511 472
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
7637 7594 7900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.49% 7.51% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6228 6259 6274
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +8 177 £55,000 +15.78% 11
South East -52 85 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Yorkshire +35 61 £38,000 +19.68% 13
West Midlands +15 54 £35,500 -30.73% 1
East of England +60 49 £42,500 -19.04% 5
North West +29 44 £48,750 +16.07% 9
East Midlands +8 27 £40,000 +42.85%
South West -46 16 £40,000 +11.11% 2
North East - 14 £35,000 - 5
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 817 (71.23%) Windows
2 776 (67.65%) Microsoft
3 679 (59.20%) Active Directory
4 624 (54.40%) SCCM
5 622 (54.23%) VMware
6 580 (50.57%) Windows Server
7 469 (40.89%) ITIL
8 416 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 376 (32.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 354 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 344 (29.99%) MS Exchange
12 343 (29.90%) DNS
13 340 (29.64%) Hyper-V
14 331 (28.86%) PowerShell
15 297 (25.89%) Citrix
16 287 (25.02%) SQL
17 277 (24.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 253 (22.06%) MS Excel
19 248 (21.62%) HP
20 239 (20.84%) Finance
21 235 (20.49%) DHCP
22 223 (19.44%) Data Centre
23 218 (19.01%) SQL Server
24 217 (18.92%) Linux
25 204 (17.79%) SAN
26 203 (17.70%) Cisco
27 192 (16.74%) MCSE
28 182 (15.87%) Firewall
29 175 (15.26%) Office 365
30 167 (14.56%) 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
1 344 (29.99%) MS Exchange
2 167 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 161 (14.04%) IIS
4 159 (13.86%) SharePoint
5 158 (13.78%) Skype for Business
6 108 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 33 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 32 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 27 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 26 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (1.13%) Confluence
14 12 (1.05%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.78%) JBoss
16 8 (0.70%) Apache
17 7 (0.61%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.52%) GroupWise
18 6 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 253 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 103 (8.98%) MS Office
3 25 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 51 (4.45%) assyst
2 13 (1.13%) Sentinel
3 12 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.44%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.26%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.26%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.26%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 175 (15.26%) Office 365
2 132 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (3.23%) IaaS
5 36 (3.14%) PaaS
6 34 (2.96%) Mimecast
7 28 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (2.01%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.35%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.35%) SaaS
12 2 (0.17%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 343 (29.90%) DNS
2 235 (20.49%) DHCP
3 204 (17.79%) SAN
4 182 (15.87%) Firewall
5 130 (11.33%) WAN
6 114 (9.94%) TCP/IP
7 112 (9.76%) LAN
8 72 (6.28%) VPN
9 62 (5.41%) VoIP
10 47 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
11 44 (3.84%) Remote Desktop
11 44 (3.84%) SNMP
12 42 (3.66%) SSL
13 40 (3.49%) Skype
14 39 (3.40%) NetScaler
15 36 (3.14%) Internet
15 36 (3.14%) Unified Communications
16 33 (2.88%) NAS
17 30 (2.62%) LDAP
17 30 (2.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (1.13%) NoSQL
9 11 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
11 8 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (0.52%) PerformancePoint
14 5 (0.44%) MySQL
15 4 (0.35%) DTS
15 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 26 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 18 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.13%) JIRA
5 9 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.35%) NUnit
7 3 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.17%) MSI
8 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 239 (20.84%) Finance
2 63 (5.49%) Back Office
3 55 (4.80%) Publishing
4 42 (3.66%) Banking
4 42 (3.66%) Retail
5 33 (2.88%) Law
6 31 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.66%) Legal
8 17 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.39%) Advertising
10 15 (1.31%) Marketing
11 11 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.52%) Games
13 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.087%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.087%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.087%) Local Government
14 1 (0.087%) Military
14 1 (0.087%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 242 (21.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 138 (12.03%) Analyst
3 133 (11.60%) Windows Engineer
4 127 (11.07%) Administrator
5 100 (8.72%) Support Engineer
6 95 (8.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 95 (8.28%) Server Engineer
7 68 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
8 66 (5.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 65 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
10 64 (5.58%) Consultant
10 64 (5.58%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 60 (5.23%) Support Analyst
12 59 (5.14%) Wintel Engineer
13 54 (4.71%) Exchange Engineer
14 53 (4.62%) Monitoring Engineer
15 51 (4.45%) Infrastructure Support
16 50 (4.36%) Windows Server Engineer
17 49 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
18 43 (3.75%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.27%) Web Services
2 40 (3.49%) .NET
3 22 (1.92%) XML
4 12 (1.05%) HTML
5 11 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.61%) WAP
7 5 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (0.44%) CSS
8 4 (0.35%) jQuery
9 3 (0.26%) ELK Stack
9 3 (0.26%) LAMP
9 3 (0.26%) MSMQ
9 3 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.26%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.26%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.17%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.087%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.087%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (0.087%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 223 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 104 (9.07%) Clustering
3 93 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (5.23%) Blackberry
5 43 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
6 41 (3.57%) CMDB
7 38 (3.31%) Management Information System
8 33 (2.88%) Private Cloud
9 30 (2.62%) PKI
10 25 (2.18%) Replication
11 23 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
12 20 (1.74%) Wiki
13 18 (1.57%) Computer Science
14 17 (1.48%) Fat Client
14 17 (1.48%) Thin Client
15 14 (1.22%) Driving Licence
16 11 (0.96%) HP Storage
17 8 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
18 7 (0.61%) Hedge funds
19 6 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 817 (71.23%) Windows
2 580 (50.57%) Windows Server
3 376 (32.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 354 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 217 (18.92%) Linux
6 165 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 110 (9.59%) Unix
8 104 (9.07%) Windows 7
9 33 (2.88%) Windows 8
10 32 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.70%) Windows 10
12 29 (2.53%) Solaris
13 27 (2.35%) AIX
14 16 (1.39%) HPUX
15 9 (0.78%) CentOS
15 9 (0.78%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.61%) Android
16 7 (0.61%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.52%) SUSE
18 5 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (40.89%) ITIL
2 109 (9.50%) Service Delivery
3 108 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 96 (8.37%) Service Management
5 80 (6.97%) Project Management
6 73 (6.36%) Change Management
7 72 (6.28%) Capacity Planning
8 66 (5.75%) ITIL V3
9 65 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 65 (5.67%) Data Protection
10 64 (5.58%) Problem Management
11 60 (5.23%) High Availability
12 59 (5.14%) Mentoring
13 55 (4.80%) Infrastructure Management
14 52 (4.53%) Migration
14 52 (4.53%) Root Cause Analysis
15 46 (4.01%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 40 (3.49%) DevOps
17 39 (3.40%) Change Control
18 37 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 331 (28.86%) PowerShell
2 287 (25.02%) SQL
3 34 (2.96%) C#
4 31 (2.70%) C
5 30 (2.62%) VB
6 29 (2.53%) VBScript
7 28 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 23 (2.01%) Perl
9 9 (0.78%) C++
9 9 (0.78%) PHP
10 8 (0.70%) Python
11 7 (0.61%) Java
11 7 (0.61%) Ruby
12 5 (0.44%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.44%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.35%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.35%) VBA
14 3 (0.26%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.26%) Korn
14 3 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 277 (24.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 192 (16.74%) MCSE
3 111 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 103 (8.98%) ITIL Certification
5 76 (6.63%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (6.10%) MCITP
7 68 (5.93%) CCNA
8 61 (5.32%) MCSA
9 57 (4.97%) Degree
10 54 (4.71%) SC Cleared
11 52 (4.53%) Citrix Certification
12 43 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 40 (3.49%) DV Cleared
14 37 (3.23%) MCP
15 33 (2.88%) CCA
16 26 (2.27%) LPIC
17 25 (2.18%) BPSS Clearance
17 25 (2.18%) MCTS
18 24 (2.09%) CCNP
19 9 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (8.63%) SLA
2 25 (2.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 23 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.70%) WCAG
6 4 (0.35%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.26%) QA
7 3 (0.26%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.087%) HL7
System Software
1 679 (59.20%) Active Directory
2 416 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 340 (29.64%) Hyper-V
4 161 (14.04%) XenApp
5 136 (11.86%) vSphere
6 70 (6.10%) VMware ESX
7 67 (5.84%) XenDesktop
8 54 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
9 44 (3.84%) Virtual Servers
10 43 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 39 (3.40%) Firmware
12 31 (2.70%) Terminal Services
13 29 (2.53%) Forefront TMG
13 29 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
14 24 (2.09%) ISA Server
15 20 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 18 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
17 12 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
18 10 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
19 8 (0.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 624 (54.40%) SCCM
2 113 (9.85%) SCVMM
3 92 (8.02%) Nagios
4 82 (7.15%) NetBackup
5 74 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 73 (6.36%) SCOrch
7 64 (5.58%) WSUS
8 53 (4.62%) Puppet
9 52 (4.53%) Microsoft Clustering
10 48 (4.18%) SCDPM
11 47 (4.10%) Failover Clustering
12 41 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
13 40 (3.49%) Backup Exec
14 39 (3.40%) Tivoli
15 38 (3.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 35 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
16 35 (3.05%) SCSM
17 32 (2.79%) EdgeSight
18 31 (2.70%) OpenView
19 29 (2.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 776 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 622 (54.23%) VMware
3 297 (25.89%) Citrix
4 248 (21.62%) HP
5 203 (17.70%) Cisco
6 99 (8.63%) NetApp
7 94 (8.20%) SolarWinds
8 72 (6.28%) Symantec
9 64 (5.58%) Red Hat
10 54 (4.71%) IBM
11 50 (4.36%) Dell
12 43 (3.75%) EMC
13 41 (3.57%) CheckPoint
14 36 (3.14%) Oracle
15 30 (2.62%) Juniper
16 28 (2.44%) MobileIron
17 27 (2.35%) Intel Security
17 27 (2.35%) Remedy
18 26 (2.27%) ServiceNow
19 25 (2.18%) Hitachi
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits+bonus
Posted: 50 minutes ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £62000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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