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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 428 525 367
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -158
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 525 486 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.48% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.20% 6.37% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 414 436 696
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,200 £60,000
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
7293 7633 8284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.54% 7.52% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 6290 6685
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,194
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +59 151 £52,500 - 10
Yorkshire +55 75 £37,500 -10.71% 3
South East -17 73 £45,000 +5.88% 7
East of England +47 57 £45,000 -6.25% 1
East Midlands +45 57 £42,500 +44.06%
North West +18 53 £48,750 +39.28% 5
West Midlands +18 51 £47,500 +14.45% 3
South West -6 9 £31,250 -18.83% 7
North East - 5 £40,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 753 (69.79%) Windows
2 742 (68.77%) Microsoft
3 655 (60.70%) Active Directory
4 591 (54.77%) SCCM
5 568 (52.64%) VMware
6 545 (50.51%) Windows Server
7 401 (37.16%) ITIL
8 380 (35.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 362 (33.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 357 (33.09%) DNS
11 341 (31.60%) MS Exchange
12 318 (29.47%) Hyper-V
13 312 (28.92%) PowerShell
14 306 (28.36%) SQL
15 291 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 253 (23.45%) MS Excel
17 249 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
18 247 (22.89%) DHCP
19 246 (22.80%) Citrix
20 242 (22.43%) Data Centre
21 240 (22.24%) Linux
22 228 (21.13%) Cisco
23 226 (20.95%) SQL Server
24 215 (19.93%) Finance
25 212 (19.65%) HP
26 204 (18.91%) SAN
27 197 (18.26%) Firewall
28 185 (17.15%) Office 365
29 181 (16.77%) MCSE
30 155 (14.37%) Skype for Business

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
1 341 (31.60%) MS Exchange
2 155 (14.37%) Skype for Business
3 146 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 133 (12.33%) IIS
5 115 (10.66%) SharePoint
6 95 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (1.02%) JBoss
15 10 (0.93%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.56%) WebLogic
17 5 (0.46%) Confluence
18 4 (0.37%) Apache
18 4 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
19 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 253 (23.45%) MS Excel
2 85 (7.88%) MS Office
3 29 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 41 (3.80%) assyst
2 11 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.93%) Sentinel
4 9 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.28%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.28%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.093%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.093%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 185 (17.15%) Office 365
2 149 (13.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.97%) Mimecast
5 28 (2.59%) IaaS
6 18 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (1.48%) Amazon S3
7 16 (1.48%) PaaS
8 14 (1.30%) SaaS
9 8 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.37%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.28%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 357 (33.09%) DNS
2 247 (22.89%) DHCP
3 204 (18.91%) SAN
4 197 (18.26%) Firewall
5 123 (11.40%) WAN
6 113 (10.47%) LAN
7 108 (10.01%) TCP/IP
8 72 (6.67%) VoIP
9 71 (6.58%) VPN
10 51 (4.73%) SNMP
10 51 (4.73%) SSL
11 48 (4.45%) Cisco ASA
12 46 (4.26%) Skype
13 40 (3.71%) NAS
14 37 (3.43%) Remote Desktop
15 36 (3.34%) Unified Communications
15 36 (3.34%) VLAN
16 33 (3.06%) Internet
16 33 (3.06%) LDAP
17 29 (2.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (1.76%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.65%) DTS
12 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.65%) MySQL
12 7 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
14 4 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.46%) JIRA
6 4 (0.37%) NUnit
6 4 (0.37%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.093%) MSI
8 1 (0.093%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.093%) Vagrant
General
1 215 (19.93%) Finance
2 69 (6.39%) Back Office
3 61 (5.65%) Publishing
4 38 (3.52%) Retail
5 37 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.15%) Law
7 29 (2.69%) Banking
8 21 (1.95%) Marketing
9 19 (1.76%) Legal
10 15 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.30%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.93%) Games
13 6 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.46%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.37%) Advertising
15 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.28%) Electronics
16 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
18 1 (0.093%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 210 (19.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 132 (12.23%) Windows Engineer
3 126 (11.68%) Analyst
4 113 (10.47%) Administrator
5 106 (9.82%) Server Engineer
6 96 (8.90%) Support Engineer
7 84 (7.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 72 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
9 69 (6.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 64 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
11 60 (5.56%) IT Engineer
12 59 (5.47%) Wintel Engineer
13 58 (5.38%) VMware Engineer
14 53 (4.91%) Windows Server Engineer
15 52 (4.82%) DBA
16 51 (4.73%) Monitoring Engineer
17 48 (4.45%) SQL DBA
17 48 (4.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
18 47 (4.36%) Technical Specialist
19 46 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.69%) Web Services
2 26 (2.41%) .NET
3 11 (1.02%) XML
4 10 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.56%) HTML
6 5 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (0.46%) WAP
7 4 (0.37%) CSS
7 4 (0.37%) jQuery
7 4 (0.37%) Middleware
8 3 (0.28%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.28%) ELK Stack
8 3 (0.28%) JMS
8 3 (0.28%) LAMP
8 3 (0.28%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.28%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.19%) XSD
10 1 (0.093%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 242 (22.43%) Data Centre
2 107 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (9.36%) Clustering
4 54 (5.00%) CMDB
5 50 (4.63%) Blackberry
6 39 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
7 34 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 34 (3.15%) Replication
8 29 (2.69%) PKI
9 27 (2.50%) Computer Science
10 18 (1.67%) Private Cloud
11 14 (1.30%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.30%) Wiki
12 13 (1.20%) HP Storage
13 12 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (0.93%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.74%) Fat Client
15 8 (0.74%) Thin Client
16 7 (0.65%) Hedge funds
17 5 (0.46%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 753 (69.79%) Windows
2 545 (50.51%) Windows Server
3 362 (33.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 291 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 240 (22.24%) Linux
6 144 (13.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 106 (9.82%) Windows 7
8 99 (9.18%) Unix
9 39 (3.61%) Solaris
10 29 (2.69%) Windows 10
11 25 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 16 (1.48%) AIX
14 8 (0.74%) CentOS
14 8 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.56%) HPUX
17 4 (0.37%) Android
17 4 (0.37%) Debian
17 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (37.16%) ITIL
2 134 (12.42%) Service Delivery
3 81 (7.51%) Service Management
4 73 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 68 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 68 (6.30%) Problem Management
6 65 (6.02%) ITIL V3
7 64 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
8 62 (5.75%) High Availability
8 62 (5.75%) Migration
9 58 (5.38%) Project Management
10 53 (4.91%) Change Management
11 48 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 47 (4.36%) Presales
13 42 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (3.89%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 39 (3.61%) Data Protection
14 39 (3.61%) Line Management
15 37 (3.43%) Configuration Management
16 36 (3.34%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 312 (28.92%) PowerShell
2 306 (28.36%) SQL
3 38 (3.52%) T-SQL
4 30 (2.78%) VBScript
5 25 (2.32%) C
6 24 (2.22%) Perl
7 22 (2.04%) C#
7 22 (2.04%) VB
8 12 (1.11%) Java
9 9 (0.83%) Ruby
10 8 (0.74%) PHP
10 8 (0.74%) Python
11 6 (0.56%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.37%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.37%) VBA
13 3 (0.28%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.28%) Korn
14 2 (0.19%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.19%) XPath
15 1 (0.093%) C++
Qualifications
1 249 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 181 (16.77%) MCSE
3 122 (11.31%) Security Cleared
4 76 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (7.04%) MCITP
5 71 (6.58%) Degree
6 68 (6.30%) ITIL Certification
7 64 (5.93%) CCNA
8 54 (5.00%) MCSA
9 45 (4.17%) SC Cleared
10 44 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 42 (3.89%) DV Cleared
12 41 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
13 38 (3.52%) BPSS Clearance
13 38 (3.52%) LPIC
14 27 (2.50%) CCNP
14 27 (2.50%) MCP
15 25 (2.32%) CCA
16 22 (2.04%) MCTS
17 12 (1.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (10.29%) SLA
2 38 (3.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 29 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 27 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.93%) WCAG
6 4 (0.37%) QA
7 2 (0.19%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.093%) GCP
8 1 (0.093%) HL7
System Software
1 655 (60.70%) Active Directory
2 380 (35.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 318 (29.47%) Hyper-V
4 117 (10.84%) XenApp
5 111 (10.29%) vSphere
6 79 (7.32%) VMware ESX
7 46 (4.26%) Firmware
8 44 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
8 44 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
9 43 (3.99%) XenDesktop
10 35 (3.24%) Forefront TMG
11 34 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
12 33 (3.06%) Terminal Services
13 28 (2.59%) ISA Server
14 26 (2.41%) VMware Workstation
15 22 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 20 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
17 8 (0.74%) OpenSIPS
17 8 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
18 7 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 591 (54.77%) SCCM
2 100 (9.27%) SCVMM
3 96 (8.90%) NetBackup
4 70 (6.49%) Nagios
5 68 (6.30%) WSUS
6 54 (5.00%) Backup Exec
6 54 (5.00%) SCOrch
7 51 (4.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 47 (4.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 42 (3.89%) Failover Clustering
10 38 (3.52%) SCSM
11 36 (3.34%) Norton AntiVirus
12 34 (3.15%) Microsoft Clustering
12 34 (3.15%) Puppet
13 30 (2.78%) SCDPM
14 28 (2.59%) MOM
14 28 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
15 27 (2.50%) OpenView
16 26 (2.41%) Tivoli
17 25 (2.32%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 742 (68.77%) Microsoft
2 568 (52.64%) VMware
3 246 (22.80%) Citrix
4 228 (21.13%) Cisco
5 212 (19.65%) HP
6 103 (9.55%) SolarWinds
7 80 (7.41%) NetApp
8 73 (6.77%) Red Hat
9 72 (6.67%) Symantec
10 59 (5.47%) IBM
11 39 (3.61%) Oracle
12 38 (3.52%) F5
12 38 (3.52%) Intel Security
13 36 (3.34%) CheckPoint
14 34 (3.15%) EMC
15 32 (2.97%) Juniper
16 31 (2.87%) Dell
17 28 (2.59%) CommVault
18 23 (2.13%) Remedy
19 21 (1.95%) MobileIron
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40-43,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
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