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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 436 437 476
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 583 665 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.65% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.39% 8.57% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 486 570 458
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
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
7893 7757 7551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.61% 7.54% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6514 6250 6080
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 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 26 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 +13 220 £55,000 +10.00% 16
South East -66 98 £42,500 - 11
Yorkshire +74 71 £37,500 +8.30% 7
West Midlands -9 42 £42,500 -5.55% 1
North West +39 38 £55,000 +19.56% 5
East Midlands +30 32 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South West -20 30 £40,000 - 4
East of England +19 20 £50,000 +28.20% 2
North East - 17 £40,500 - 1
Midlands - 5 £48,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 904 (74.04%) Windows
2 835 (68.39%) Microsoft
3 729 (59.71%) Active Directory
4 665 (54.46%) SCCM
5 639 (52.33%) VMware
6 630 (51.60%) Windows Server
7 483 (39.56%) ITIL
8 444 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 433 (35.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 412 (33.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 368 (30.14%) MS Exchange
12 358 (29.32%) Hyper-V
13 344 (28.17%) Citrix
14 341 (27.93%) PowerShell
15 317 (25.96%) DNS
16 281 (23.01%) MS Excel
17 275 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 270 (22.11%) SQL
19 257 (21.05%) Finance
20 246 (20.15%) SQL Server
21 235 (19.25%) HP
22 228 (18.67%) Cisco
23 224 (18.35%) Firewall
24 221 (18.10%) DHCP
25 220 (18.02%) SAN
26 214 (17.53%) XenApp
27 212 (17.36%) Data Centre
28 207 (16.95%) SharePoint
29 199 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
30 193 (15.81%) Linux

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
1 368 (30.14%) MS Exchange
2 207 (16.95%) SharePoint
3 199 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 174 (14.25%) IIS
5 167 (13.68%) Skype for Business
6 153 (12.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 62 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 44 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 31 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 29 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
11 25 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
13 21 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 21 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
14 16 (1.31%) Confluence
15 14 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (1.06%) Tomcat
17 10 (0.82%) Apache
18 8 (0.66%) JBoss
19 5 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 281 (23.01%) MS Excel
2 94 (7.70%) MS Office
3 13 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 59 (4.83%) assyst
2 23 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.57%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.41%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.25%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.25%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.25%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
10 1 (0.082%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 188 (15.40%) Office 365
2 147 (12.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 41 (3.36%) IaaS
5 39 (3.19%) PaaS
6 28 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (1.97%) Amazon S3
8 22 (1.80%) Mimecast
9 9 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.66%) SaaS
11 2 (0.16%) Nimbula
11 2 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 317 (25.96%) DNS
2 224 (18.35%) Firewall
3 221 (18.10%) DHCP
4 220 (18.02%) SAN
5 133 (10.89%) WAN
6 113 (9.25%) TCP/IP
7 102 (8.35%) LAN
8 76 (6.22%) VPN
9 65 (5.32%) VoIP
10 61 (5.00%) NetScaler
11 49 (4.01%) Cisco ASA
11 49 (4.01%) Remote Desktop
12 45 (3.69%) Skype
13 41 (3.36%) VLAN
14 40 (3.28%) Internet
14 40 (3.28%) SNMP
14 40 (3.28%) Unified Communications
15 36 (2.95%) iSCSI
16 34 (2.78%) NAS
17 28 (2.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (20.15%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.57%) MySQL
11 7 (0.57%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (0.33%) PerformancePoint
15 3 (0.25%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (2.62%) Jenkins
1 32 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
2 29 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.31%) JIRA
5 9 (0.74%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.25%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.16%) MSI
8 2 (0.16%) NUnit
8 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 257 (21.05%) Finance
2 59 (4.83%) Banking
3 51 (4.18%) Back Office
4 39 (3.19%) Law
5 37 (3.03%) Retail
6 33 (2.70%) Publishing
6 33 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.13%) Financial Institution
8 23 (1.88%) Advertising
9 20 (1.64%) Legal
10 17 (1.39%) Marketing
11 9 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.41%) Games
14 1 (0.082%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.082%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 280 (22.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 130 (10.65%) Administrator
3 125 (10.24%) Analyst
4 112 (9.17%) Support Engineer
4 112 (9.17%) Windows Engineer
5 107 (8.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 99 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 94 (7.70%) Systems Engineer
8 90 (7.37%) Server Engineer
9 73 (5.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 69 (5.65%) Consultant
11 68 (5.57%) Support Analyst
12 58 (4.75%) Systems Administrator
12 58 (4.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 55 (4.50%) Citrix Engineer
13 55 (4.50%) Exchange Engineer
13 55 (4.50%) Infrastructure Support
14 53 (4.34%) Wintel Engineer
15 47 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
16 46 (3.77%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (4.91%) Web Services
2 57 (4.67%) .NET
3 32 (2.62%) XML
4 15 (1.23%) ASP.NET
5 11 (0.90%) .NET Framework
6 10 (0.82%) HTML
7 9 (0.74%) WAP
8 7 (0.57%) Middleware
9 5 (0.41%) jQuery
10 4 (0.33%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.25%) Ajax
11 3 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.25%) CSS
11 3 (0.25%) JSON
11 3 (0.25%) LAMP
11 3 (0.25%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.25%) SAP Basis
11 3 (0.25%) SOAP
11 3 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 212 (17.36%) Data Centre
2 126 (10.32%) Clustering
3 92 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (4.91%) Blackberry
5 46 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
6 37 (3.03%) Replication
7 35 (2.87%) PKI
7 35 (2.87%) Private Cloud
8 30 (2.46%) EqualLogic
8 30 (2.46%) Fat Client
8 30 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.46%) Thin Client
9 25 (2.05%) Computer Science
10 23 (1.88%) EMC VNX
10 23 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
10 23 (1.88%) Wiki
11 22 (1.80%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.39%) CMDB
13 15 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (1.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 904 (74.04%) Windows
2 630 (51.60%) Windows Server
3 433 (35.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 412 (33.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 193 (15.81%) Linux
6 189 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 126 (10.32%) Unix
8 113 (9.25%) Windows 7
9 54 (4.42%) Windows 8
10 44 (3.60%) Windows 10
11 35 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (2.78%) AIX
13 32 (2.62%) Solaris
14 27 (2.21%) HPUX
15 10 (0.82%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.66%) CentOS
16 8 (0.66%) SUSE
17 7 (0.57%) Android
17 7 (0.57%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (39.56%) ITIL
2 129 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 98 (8.03%) Project Management
4 88 (7.21%) Change Management
5 81 (6.63%) Service Management
6 76 (6.22%) Mentoring
7 74 (6.06%) Data Protection
7 74 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 67 (5.49%) High Availability
9 65 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
10 64 (5.24%) Problem Management
11 63 (5.16%) Infrastructure Management
12 54 (4.42%) ITIL V3
12 54 (4.42%) Migration
12 54 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
13 50 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 46 (3.77%) CRM
15 45 (3.69%) Performance Monitoring
16 44 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
17 40 (3.28%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 341 (27.93%) PowerShell
2 270 (22.11%) SQL
3 41 (3.36%) C#
3 41 (3.36%) VB
4 37 (3.03%) VBScript
5 32 (2.62%) C
6 25 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.56%) Perl
8 9 (0.74%) C++
8 9 (0.74%) PHP
9 8 (0.66%) Python
9 8 (0.66%) Ruby
9 8 (0.66%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.49%) Java
10 6 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.33%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.33%) VBA
12 3 (0.25%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.25%) Korn
12 3 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 275 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (14.41%) MCSE
3 106 (8.68%) Security Cleared
4 104 (8.52%) ITIL Certification
5 75 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (6.14%) MCITP
6 73 (5.98%) SC Cleared
7 66 (5.41%) CCNA
8 64 (5.24%) Degree
9 63 (5.16%) Citrix Certification
10 54 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 45 (3.69%) CCA
11 45 (3.69%) MCP
11 45 (3.69%) MCSA
12 39 (3.19%) DV Cleared
13 26 (2.13%) MCTS
14 21 (1.72%) CCNP
15 12 (0.98%) VCP5
16 9 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
16 9 (0.74%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (7.78%) SLA
2 24 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.82%) QA
5 7 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
6 4 (0.33%) WCAG
7 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.25%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.16%) COBIT
9 1 (0.082%) HL7
System Software
1 729 (59.71%) Active Directory
2 444 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 358 (29.32%) Hyper-V
4 214 (17.53%) XenApp
5 165 (13.51%) vSphere
6 97 (7.94%) XenDesktop
7 68 (5.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 55 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
8 55 (4.50%) VMware ESX
9 40 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
10 35 (2.87%) Terminal Services
11 33 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
12 30 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
13 27 (2.21%) vCloud
14 26 (2.13%) Firmware
15 23 (1.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 20 (1.64%) ISA Server
17 18 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 17 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
19 15 (1.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 665 (54.46%) SCCM
2 118 (9.66%) SCVMM
3 100 (8.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 91 (7.45%) Nagios
5 74 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
6 72 (5.90%) SCOrch
7 68 (5.57%) NetBackup
8 66 (5.41%) SCDPM
9 63 (5.16%) Puppet
10 60 (4.91%) Tivoli
11 49 (4.01%) WSUS
12 47 (3.85%) EdgeSight
12 47 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
13 45 (3.69%) Failover Clustering
14 37 (3.03%) SCSM
15 30 (2.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 28 (2.29%) MOM
17 26 (2.13%) Backup Exec
18 25 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
19 23 (1.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 835 (68.39%) Microsoft
2 639 (52.33%) VMware
3 344 (28.17%) Citrix
4 235 (19.25%) HP
5 228 (18.67%) Cisco
6 127 (10.40%) NetApp
7 81 (6.63%) EMC
8 80 (6.55%) Symantec
9 74 (6.06%) Dell
10 71 (5.81%) SolarWinds
11 48 (3.93%) Red Hat
12 47 (3.85%) IBM
13 42 (3.44%) Oracle
14 40 (3.28%) Veeam
15 36 (2.95%) CheckPoint
16 33 (2.70%) Juniper
17 30 (2.46%) ServiceNow
18 29 (2.38%) Intel Security
19 27 (2.21%) MobileIron
20 26 (2.13%) Wyse
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £40k + Certified Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: From £22,500 to £29,795 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Jenrick - IT
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car or All + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + 0n-call + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + 4k Shift Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago