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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK / England
Rank 446 454 367
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -87
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 437 542 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.58% 0.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.53% 7.31% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 364 467 689
Median salary £47,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -

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
6697 7417 7293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.47% 7.95% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5534 6095 5906
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
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 January 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 January 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 -18 118 £57,500 +7.47% 15
South East -3 84 £51,250 +23.49% 8
Yorkshire +35 47 £38,000 -4.40% 9
East Midlands +33 46 £42,500 +70.00% 4
East of England +39 42 £45,500 -1.08% 2
West Midlands +20 42 £47,500 +18.75% 6
North West -8 36 £45,750 +30.71% 6
South West -4 23 £38,000 +13.43% 1
North East - 2 £34,750 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 683 (70.70%) Windows
2 673 (69.67%) Microsoft
3 589 (60.97%) Active Directory
4 557 (57.66%) SCCM
5 512 (53.00%) Windows Server
6 504 (52.17%) VMware
7 353 (36.54%) ITIL
8 346 (35.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 335 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 319 (33.02%) DNS
11 295 (30.54%) MS Exchange
12 280 (28.99%) Hyper-V
13 266 (27.54%) PowerShell
14 257 (26.60%) SQL
15 254 (26.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 245 (25.36%) MS Excel
17 229 (23.71%) DHCP
18 221 (22.88%) Citrix
18 221 (22.88%) Linux
19 213 (22.05%) Data Centre
20 200 (20.70%) SQL Server
21 196 (20.29%) Office 365
22 193 (19.98%) Microsoft Certification
23 192 (19.88%) HP
24 190 (19.67%) Cisco
25 188 (19.46%) Microsoft Azure
26 184 (19.05%) Finance
27 174 (18.01%) SAN
28 163 (16.87%) Firewall
29 149 (15.42%) MCSE

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
1 295 (30.54%) MS Exchange
2 144 (14.91%) Skype for Business
3 141 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 114 (11.80%) IIS
5 89 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 84 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 35 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.62%) JBoss
15 3 (0.31%) Confluence
15 3 (0.31%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 245 (25.36%) MS Excel
2 72 (7.45%) MS Office
3 30 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (3.73%) assyst
2 7 (0.72%) Sentinel
3 6 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 196 (20.29%) Office 365
2 188 (19.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (4.14%) IaaS
5 29 (3.00%) Mimecast
6 24 (2.48%) PaaS
7 13 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.35%) Amazon S3
7 13 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (1.35%) SaaS
8 9 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.52%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.41%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.10%) Fastly
11 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 319 (33.02%) DNS
2 229 (23.71%) DHCP
3 174 (18.01%) SAN
4 163 (16.87%) Firewall
5 105 (10.87%) WAN
6 102 (10.56%) LAN
7 79 (8.18%) TCP/IP
8 61 (6.31%) VPN
9 57 (5.90%) Skype
10 56 (5.80%) VoIP
11 52 (5.38%) LDAP
12 46 (4.76%) SSL
13 38 (3.93%) Kerberos
14 31 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (3.21%) Unified Communications
15 30 (3.11%) NAS
16 28 (2.90%) SNMP
17 27 (2.80%) VLAN
18 26 (2.69%) MPLS
18 26 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (20.70%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 43 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (0.83%) DTS
10 8 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.41%) MySQL
12 4 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.41%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.31%) JIRA
4 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.21%) NUnit
6 1 (0.10%) Git (software)
General
1 184 (19.05%) Finance
2 57 (5.90%) Publishing
3 56 (5.80%) Back Office
4 37 (3.83%) Retail
5 31 (3.21%) Banking
6 28 (2.90%) Law
7 18 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.76%) Marketing
9 15 (1.55%) Games
10 14 (1.45%) Legal
10 14 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.52%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.52%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.31%) Electronics
16 2 (0.21%) Advertising
16 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (17.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 132 (13.66%) Windows Engineer
3 123 (12.73%) Analyst
4 103 (10.66%) Server Engineer
5 89 (9.21%) Administrator
6 80 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
7 75 (7.76%) SCCM Engineer
8 61 (6.31%) Support Engineer
9 57 (5.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 57 (5.90%) IT Engineer
10 52 (5.38%) Windows Server Engineer
11 51 (5.28%) Wintel Engineer
12 49 (5.07%) Support Analyst
13 45 (4.66%) VMware Engineer
14 44 (4.55%) DBA
14 44 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 43 (4.45%) Technical Specialist
16 39 (4.04%) Consultant
16 39 (4.04%) SQL DBA
17 37 (3.83%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.69%) Web Services
2 21 (2.17%) .NET
3 11 (1.14%) XML
4 9 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.52%) JMS
5 5 (0.52%) Middleware
6 4 (0.41%) HTML
7 3 (0.31%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.31%) XSD
8 2 (0.21%) CSS
8 2 (0.21%) jQuery
8 2 (0.21%) WAP
9 1 (0.10%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.10%) Spring.NET
9 1 (0.10%) WCF
9 1 (0.10%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.10%) WF
9 1 (0.10%) WSDL
9 1 (0.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 213 (22.05%) Data Centre
2 101 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (10.25%) Clustering
4 53 (5.49%) CMDB
5 44 (4.55%) PKI
6 40 (4.14%) Blackberry
7 34 (3.52%) Computer Science
7 34 (3.52%) Management Information System
8 32 (3.31%) Replication
9 27 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
10 18 (1.86%) Private Cloud
11 15 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 14 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.24%) HP Storage
14 10 (1.04%) HP StoreVirtual
15 9 (0.93%) Wiki
16 8 (0.83%) Fat Client
16 8 (0.83%) Thin Client
17 7 (0.72%) Hedge funds
18 6 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 683 (70.70%) Windows
2 512 (53.00%) Windows Server
3 346 (35.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 254 (26.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 221 (22.88%) Linux
6 115 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 92 (9.52%) Unix
8 81 (8.39%) Windows 7
9 30 (3.11%) Solaris
10 29 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (2.17%) Windows 10
12 15 (1.55%) Mac OS X
12 15 (1.55%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.93%) AIX
14 4 (0.41%) Android
14 4 (0.41%) Debian
14 4 (0.41%) HPUX
14 4 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (36.54%) ITIL
2 137 (14.18%) Service Delivery
3 70 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 67 (6.94%) Service Management
5 63 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 58 (6.00%) Migration
7 57 (5.90%) ITIL V3
8 51 (5.28%) Presales
9 50 (5.18%) High Availability
10 49 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
10 49 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 47 (4.87%) Project Management
12 46 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (4.55%) Server Building
14 43 (4.45%) Line Management
15 40 (4.14%) DevOps
16 37 (3.83%) Release Management
17 36 (3.73%) Capacity Management
18 33 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
19 32 (3.31%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 266 (27.54%) PowerShell
2 257 (26.60%) SQL
3 23 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 20 (2.07%) C
5 18 (1.86%) C#
5 18 (1.86%) VB
6 10 (1.04%) Perl
6 10 (1.04%) VBScript
7 9 (0.93%) Java
8 6 (0.62%) Ruby
9 4 (0.41%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.31%) XPath
11 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.10%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 193 (19.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 149 (15.42%) MCSE
3 86 (8.90%) Security Cleared
4 77 (7.97%) Degree
5 61 (6.31%) MCITP
6 47 (4.87%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (4.87%) ITIL Certification
7 41 (4.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 41 (4.24%) LPIC
8 40 (4.14%) MCSA
9 36 (3.73%) CCNA
9 36 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 28 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
11 22 (2.28%) MCTS
12 21 (2.17%) DV Cleared
13 19 (1.97%) CCNP
14 16 (1.66%) SC Cleared
15 15 (1.55%) CCA
16 14 (1.45%) MCP
17 11 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (10.14%) SLA
2 41 (4.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.86%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.62%) WCAG
7 2 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.21%) EMIR
7 2 (0.21%) MiFID
7 2 (0.21%) QA
7 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.10%) GCP
8 1 (0.10%) HL7
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 589 (60.97%) Active Directory
2 335 (34.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 280 (28.99%) Hyper-V
4 121 (12.53%) vSphere
5 103 (10.66%) XenApp
6 58 (6.00%) VMware ESX
7 49 (5.07%) Firmware
7 49 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (4.35%) XenDesktop
9 32 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
10 27 (2.80%) Forefront TMG
10 27 (2.80%) Terminal Services
11 25 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
12 24 (2.48%) ISA Server
13 19 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
14 14 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 12 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (0.93%) OpenSIPS
17 8 (0.83%) VMware Server
18 3 (0.31%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 557 (57.66%) SCCM
2 92 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 68 (7.04%) SCVMM
4 60 (6.21%) WSUS
5 54 (5.59%) Backup Exec
6 52 (5.38%) SCOrch
7 51 (5.28%) Nagios
8 34 (3.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 31 (3.21%) Failover Clustering
10 29 (3.00%) Norton AntiVirus
11 25 (2.59%) HP SIM
11 25 (2.59%) Tivoli
12 23 (2.38%) OpenView
13 22 (2.28%) Microsoft Clustering
13 22 (2.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 20 (2.07%) Puppet
15 18 (1.86%) MOM
15 18 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
15 18 (1.86%) vMotion
16 17 (1.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 673 (69.67%) Microsoft
2 504 (52.17%) VMware
3 221 (22.88%) Citrix
4 192 (19.88%) HP
5 190 (19.67%) Cisco
6 91 (9.42%) SolarWinds
7 75 (7.76%) Red Hat
8 73 (7.56%) NetApp
9 59 (6.11%) IBM
10 58 (6.00%) Symantec
11 36 (3.73%) Oracle
12 34 (3.52%) F5
13 31 (3.21%) CheckPoint
14 30 (3.11%) Intel Security
15 28 (2.90%) Palo Alto
16 27 (2.80%) 3PAR
17 25 (2.59%) CommVault
18 24 (2.48%) Dell
18 24 (2.48%) EMC
18 24 (2.48%) Juniper
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £200 - £240 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year + holidays, pension, discounts, bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IBM
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £22,500 - £29,795 plus £1,000 location allowance plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago