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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 412 447 486
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 617 634 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.87% 8.22% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 507 538 482
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
7835 7715 7639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.58% 7.47% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6474 6160 6184
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +64 241 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East -79 85 £39,500 -7.05% 10
Yorkshire +54 72 £36,000 -1.36% 4
East Midlands +47 50 £38,000 -5.00% 1
West Midlands -8 48 £41,250 -2.94% 7
North West +37 36 £51,875 +29.68% 5
South West -33 29 £36,000 -8.86% 4
East of England +38 26 £50,000 +28.20% 4
North East - 14 £40,500 - 2
Midlands - 6 £48,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 946 (75.74%) Windows
2 864 (69.18%) Microsoft
3 756 (60.53%) Active Directory
4 693 (55.48%) SCCM
5 669 (53.56%) Windows Server
6 624 (49.96%) VMware
7 519 (41.55%) ITIL
8 440 (35.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 439 (35.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 425 (34.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 386 (30.90%) Hyper-V
12 367 (29.38%) Citrix
13 365 (29.22%) MS Exchange
14 342 (27.38%) PowerShell
15 321 (25.70%) DNS
16 290 (23.22%) MS Excel
17 287 (22.98%) Microsoft Certification
18 279 (22.34%) SQL
19 266 (21.30%) Finance
20 243 (19.46%) XenApp
21 242 (19.38%) HP
22 236 (18.90%) SQL Server
23 234 (18.73%) SAN
24 232 (18.57%) Firewall
25 225 (18.01%) DHCP
26 224 (17.93%) Cisco
27 218 (17.45%) Data Centre
28 214 (17.13%) SharePoint
29 204 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
30 194 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 365 (29.22%) MS Exchange
2 214 (17.13%) SharePoint
3 204 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 185 (14.81%) Skype for Business
5 180 (14.41%) IIS
6 164 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 63 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 45 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 31 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 30 (2.40%) Office Communications Server
11 26 (2.08%) Confluence
12 25 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 18 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.80%) Tomcat
18 8 (0.64%) Apache
19 5 (0.40%) CMS
20 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 290 (23.22%) MS Excel
2 84 (6.73%) MS Office
3 10 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 61 (4.88%) assyst
2 28 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.32%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.080%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.080%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.080%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.080%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 186 (14.89%) Office 365
2 168 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (4.24%) IaaS
5 50 (4.00%) PaaS
6 42 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (1.76%) Mimecast
9 21 (1.68%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (0.72%) SaaS
12 2 (0.16%) Nimbula
12 2 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 321 (25.70%) DNS
2 234 (18.73%) SAN
3 232 (18.57%) Firewall
4 225 (18.01%) DHCP
5 140 (11.21%) WAN
6 104 (8.33%) LAN
6 104 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 83 (6.65%) VPN
8 71 (5.68%) NetScaler
9 65 (5.20%) VoIP
10 51 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
10 51 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
11 49 (3.92%) VLAN
12 46 (3.68%) Skype
13 43 (3.44%) Unified Communications
14 41 (3.28%) iSCSI
15 40 (3.20%) Internet
16 28 (2.24%) SNMP
17 27 (2.16%) NAS
18 26 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.40%) MySQL
10 5 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.24%) PerformancePoint
13 2 (0.16%) Big Data
13 2 (0.16%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.16%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 32 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 31 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 26 (2.08%) JIRA
4 23 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (1.28%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.24%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.16%) MSI
10 1 (0.080%) NUnit
10 1 (0.080%) WinDbg
General
1 266 (21.30%) Finance
2 68 (5.44%) Banking
3 48 (3.84%) Back Office
4 42 (3.36%) Law
5 33 (2.64%) Retail
6 31 (2.48%) Publishing
6 31 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.00%) Advertising
7 25 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.36%) Legal
9 15 (1.20%) Marketing
10 11 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.64%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.40%) Games
13 1 (0.080%) Electronics
13 1 (0.080%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 294 (23.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 132 (10.57%) Administrator
3 127 (10.17%) Support Engineer
4 123 (9.85%) Analyst
5 106 (8.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 105 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
6 105 (8.41%) Windows Engineer
7 97 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 94 (7.53%) Server Engineer
9 74 (5.92%) Consultant
10 71 (5.68%) Support Analyst
11 66 (5.28%) Infrastructure Support
12 63 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
13 62 (4.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 61 (4.88%) Citrix Engineer
15 55 (4.40%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 53 (4.24%) Exchange Engineer
17 52 (4.16%) Server Support
18 51 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 51 (4.08%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.96%) Web Services
2 58 (4.64%) .NET
3 33 (2.64%) XML
4 13 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 13 (1.04%) Middleware
5 12 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.80%) WAP
7 8 (0.64%) HTML
8 4 (0.32%) jQuery
8 4 (0.32%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.32%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.24%) Ajax
9 3 (0.24%) ELK Stack
9 3 (0.24%) JSON
9 3 (0.24%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.24%) SOAP
9 3 (0.24%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.16%) CSS
11 1 (0.080%) LAMP
11 1 (0.080%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 218 (17.45%) Data Centre
2 131 (10.49%) Clustering
3 91 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (5.20%) Blackberry
5 49 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
6 43 (3.44%) Replication
7 42 (3.36%) Private Cloud
8 37 (2.96%) EqualLogic
9 36 (2.88%) PKI
10 33 (2.64%) Wiki
11 31 (2.48%) Fat Client
11 31 (2.48%) Thin Client
12 30 (2.40%) Management Information System
13 27 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
14 26 (2.08%) EMC VNX
15 25 (2.00%) Computer Science
15 25 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (1.60%) EPoS
17 19 (1.52%) Driving Licence
18 14 (1.12%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 946 (75.74%) Windows
2 669 (53.56%) Windows Server
3 440 (35.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 425 (34.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 194 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 185 (14.81%) Linux
7 121 (9.69%) Unix
8 115 (9.21%) Windows 7
9 56 (4.48%) Windows 8
10 49 (3.92%) Windows 10
11 38 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 32 (2.56%) Solaris
13 31 (2.48%) AIX
14 28 (2.24%) HPUX
15 9 (0.72%) SUSE
16 8 (0.64%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.56%) Android
17 7 (0.56%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.48%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (41.55%) ITIL
2 143 (11.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 104 (8.33%) Project Management
4 90 (7.21%) Change Management
5 80 (6.41%) Service Management
6 79 (6.33%) Service Delivery
7 75 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 72 (5.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 68 (5.44%) Data Protection
10 66 (5.28%) ITIL V3
11 65 (5.20%) High Availability
12 63 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
13 61 (4.88%) Problem Management
14 57 (4.56%) Migration
15 51 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
16 46 (3.68%) Performance Monitoring
16 46 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
17 45 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 42 (3.36%) Incident Management
18 42 (3.36%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 342 (27.38%) PowerShell
2 279 (22.34%) SQL
3 38 (3.04%) C#
3 38 (3.04%) VB
4 36 (2.88%) VBScript
5 29 (2.32%) C
6 15 (1.20%) Perl
7 13 (1.04%) Ruby
8 9 (0.72%) C++
8 9 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 8 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 7 (0.56%) PHP
11 6 (0.48%) Python
12 4 (0.32%) Java
12 4 (0.32%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.24%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.24%) Korn
13 3 (0.24%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.24%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.080%) LINC
Qualifications
1 287 (22.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (15.29%) MCSE
3 108 (8.65%) ITIL Certification
4 104 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 79 (6.33%) MCITP
6 72 (5.76%) SC Cleared
7 68 (5.44%) Citrix Certification
8 66 (5.28%) Degree
9 63 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
10 55 (4.40%) CCNA
11 51 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 50 (4.00%) CCA
13 49 (3.92%) MCP
14 45 (3.60%) MCSA
15 36 (2.88%) DV Cleared
16 32 (2.56%) MCTS
17 14 (1.12%) CCNP
17 14 (1.12%) VCP5
18 9 (0.72%) CISSP
19 8 (0.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (8.01%) SLA
2 15 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.64%) QA
4 4 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.16%) COBIT
6 2 (0.16%) SSAE 16
6 2 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 756 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 439 (35.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 386 (30.90%) Hyper-V
4 243 (19.46%) XenApp
5 173 (13.85%) vSphere
6 108 (8.65%) XenDesktop
7 91 (7.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 60 (4.80%) Virtual Machines
9 49 (3.92%) VMware ESX
10 41 (3.28%) Terminal Services
11 31 (2.48%) Forefront TMG
12 29 (2.32%) vCloud
12 29 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
13 28 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
14 25 (2.00%) Firmware
15 23 (1.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 19 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
17 17 (1.36%) BitLocker
18 16 (1.28%) DFS Replication
19 15 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 693 (55.48%) SCCM
2 118 (9.45%) SCVMM
3 100 (8.01%) Nagios
4 96 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 82 (6.57%) SCOrch
6 72 (5.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 67 (5.36%) SCDPM
8 66 (5.28%) EdgeSight
9 65 (5.20%) Puppet
10 60 (4.80%) Tivoli
11 59 (4.72%) NetBackup
12 51 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
13 48 (3.84%) WSUS
14 45 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
15 38 (3.04%) SCSM
16 33 (2.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 32 (2.56%) MOM
18 29 (2.32%) HP SIM
19 28 (2.24%) Microsoft Intune
20 26 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 864 (69.18%) Microsoft
2 624 (49.96%) VMware
3 367 (29.38%) Citrix
4 242 (19.38%) HP
5 224 (17.93%) Cisco
6 127 (10.17%) NetApp
7 90 (7.21%) Dell
7 90 (7.21%) EMC
8 84 (6.73%) Symantec
9 60 (4.80%) SolarWinds
10 47 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 44 (3.52%) Veeam
12 42 (3.36%) IBM
12 42 (3.36%) Oracle
13 34 (2.72%) ServiceNow
14 32 (2.56%) CheckPoint
14 32 (2.56%) Intel Security
15 31 (2.48%) Kaspersky
16 29 (2.32%) WatchGuard
17 28 (2.24%) Fortinet
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Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: Yesterday
Washington, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31846.00 - £35662.00 per annum + fantastic benefits & pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare and others
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000.00 per annum
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England
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