The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 441 355 416
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +61
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 581 825 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.85% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.04% 11.98% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 501 684 529
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
7229 6889 6438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.63% 7.06% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 5551 5063
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in England

SCOM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -79 245 £54,500 +3.80% 20
South East -21 145 £41,500 -2.35% 13
South West -23 48 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Yorkshire -20 32 £40,000 +6.66% 5
East Midlands +5 30 £26,625 -36.60% 2
West Midlands -33 29 £37,000 -22.10% 5
North West -9 27 £35,000 -2.09% 3
East of England -20 27 £46,230 +15.57% 2
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 899 (84.33%) Windows
2 769 (72.14%) Microsoft
3 736 (69.04%) SCCM
4 665 (62.38%) Active Directory
5 639 (59.94%) Windows Server
6 555 (52.06%) VMware
7 490 (45.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 448 (42.03%) ITIL
8 448 (42.03%) Hyper-V
9 433 (40.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 344 (32.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 342 (32.08%) MS Exchange
12 306 (28.71%) DNS
13 300 (28.14%) MS Excel
14 275 (25.80%) SAN
15 269 (25.23%) SQL
16 265 (24.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 261 (24.48%) Citrix
18 251 (23.55%) Cisco
18 251 (23.55%) Lync
19 240 (22.51%) HP
20 236 (22.14%) PowerShell
21 220 (20.64%) SQL Server
22 207 (19.42%) Firewall
23 206 (19.32%) DHCP
24 205 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
25 191 (17.92%) MCSE
26 179 (16.79%) Finance
27 178 (16.70%) Linux
27 178 (16.70%) Data Centre

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 342 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 251 (23.55%) Lync
3 205 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 146 (13.70%) IIS
5 124 (11.63%) SharePoint
6 110 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 39 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (2.16%) Office Communications Server
10 21 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
11 20 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (1.13%) Apache
13 12 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (1.13%) Tomcat
14 11 (1.03%) Confluence
15 8 (0.75%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.28%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 300 (28.14%) MS Excel
2 58 (5.44%) MS Office
3 9 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.75%) assyst
4 6 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.19%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.094%) Aligne
6 1 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.094%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 130 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (9.38%) Office 365
3 56 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (3.38%) IaaS
5 22 (2.06%) PaaS
6 20 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (1.69%) SaaS
8 11 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.75%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.094%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 306 (28.71%) DNS
2 275 (25.80%) SAN
3 207 (19.42%) Firewall
4 206 (19.32%) DHCP
5 131 (12.29%) WAN
6 111 (10.41%) LAN
7 99 (9.29%) TCP/IP
8 65 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
9 62 (5.82%) iSCSI
10 58 (5.44%) VPN
11 51 (4.78%) VLAN
12 49 (4.60%) Internet
12 49 (4.60%) NAS
13 43 (4.03%) Unified Communications
14 41 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
15 39 (3.66%) Skype
16 37 (3.47%) VoIP
17 34 (3.19%) NetScaler
18 30 (2.81%) Fibre Channel
19 23 (2.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 91 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 87 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.03%) Big Data
6 11 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (0.94%) MySQL
8 8 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.38%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.094%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.094%) DB2
12 1 (0.094%) OLAP
12 1 (0.094%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.094%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (1.13%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.03%) JIRA
3 9 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.56%) MSI
5 5 (0.47%) InstallShield
6 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.28%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.094%) Gradle
8 1 (0.094%) NUnit
8 1 (0.094%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.094%) WinDbg
General
1 179 (16.79%) Finance
2 63 (5.91%) Banking
3 29 (2.72%) Marketing
4 23 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.06%) Law
6 20 (1.88%) Back Office
7 19 (1.78%) Publishing
8 18 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.94%) Legal
11 9 (0.84%) Advertising
12 8 (0.75%) Games
13 6 (0.56%) Electronics
14 5 (0.47%) Automotive
14 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.47%) Local Government
15 4 (0.38%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.28%) Retail
17 1 (0.094%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 248 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 149 (13.98%) Support Engineer
3 144 (13.51%) Administrator
4 109 (10.23%) Systems Administrator
5 90 (8.44%) Analyst
6 88 (8.26%) Windows Engineer
7 85 (7.97%) Systems Engineer
8 72 (6.75%) Consultant
9 70 (6.57%) Team Leader
10 67 (6.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 67 (6.29%) Server Engineer
11 58 (5.44%) Windows Administrator
12 55 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support
13 49 (4.60%) Architect
13 49 (4.60%) IT Engineer
14 48 (4.50%) Wintel Engineer
15 47 (4.41%) IT Support
16 39 (3.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
17 36 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 36 (3.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.72%) .NET
1 29 (2.72%) MSMQ
2 23 (2.16%) Middleware
3 19 (1.78%) Web Services
4 14 (1.31%) WCF
4 14 (1.31%) XML
5 11 (1.03%) JSON
6 9 (0.84%) LAMP
7 8 (0.75%) WAP
7 8 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.56%) SAP Basis
10 4 (0.38%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.28%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.28%) jQuery
11 3 (0.28%) Lucene
12 2 (0.19%) 802.1X
12 2 (0.19%) Ajax
12 2 (0.19%) SOAP
13 1 (0.094%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 178 (16.70%) Data Centre
2 164 (15.38%) Clustering
3 60 (5.63%) EMC VNX
4 58 (5.44%) Blackberry
5 46 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (3.47%) Private Cloud
7 36 (3.38%) EqualLogic
8 34 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
9 32 (3.00%) Management Information System
10 26 (2.44%) Replication
11 23 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
12 22 (2.06%) Driving Licence
13 18 (1.69%) Computer Science
13 18 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
13 18 (1.69%) PKI
14 17 (1.59%) EMC VMAX
15 16 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (1.03%) Hedge funds
16 11 (1.03%) HP Storage
16 11 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 899 (84.33%) Windows
2 639 (59.94%) Windows Server
3 490 (45.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 433 (40.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 178 (16.70%) Linux
6 165 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 113 (10.60%) Windows 7
8 56 (5.25%) Unix
9 44 (4.13%) Windows 8
10 25 (2.35%) Windows XP
11 24 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (2.06%) Data ONTAP
13 18 (1.69%) Windows 10
14 16 (1.50%) HPUX
15 15 (1.41%) Debian
15 15 (1.41%) Solaris
16 9 (0.84%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.66%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.47%) SUSE
18 5 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (42.03%) ITIL
2 88 (8.26%) Change Management
3 82 (7.69%) Migration
4 76 (7.13%) Project Management
5 75 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 61 (5.72%) Data Protection
7 59 (5.53%) Problem Management
8 53 (4.97%) Incident Management
9 52 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 41 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
10 41 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 38 (3.56%) High Availability
12 37 (3.47%) Network Load Balancing
13 35 (3.28%) Service Management
14 34 (3.19%) Service Delivery
15 30 (2.81%) CRM
16 29 (2.72%) Capacity Management
16 29 (2.72%) ITIL V3
17 28 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 269 (25.23%) SQL
2 236 (22.14%) PowerShell
3 35 (3.28%) VBScript
4 32 (3.00%) VB
5 26 (2.44%) Ruby
6 22 (2.06%) Perl
7 14 (1.31%) C#
8 12 (1.13%) C
9 10 (0.94%) PHP
10 7 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.47%) Python
12 4 (0.38%) Java
13 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.19%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.19%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.19%) VBA
14 1 (0.094%) X++
Qualifications
1 265 (24.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (17.92%) MCSE
3 108 (10.13%) Security Cleared
4 97 (9.10%) MCITP
5 84 (7.88%) MCSA
6 83 (7.79%) Degree
7 82 (7.69%) MCP
8 67 (6.29%) SC Cleared
9 60 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 57 (5.35%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (3.56%) MCTS
12 37 (3.47%) Citrix Certification
13 34 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
14 33 (3.10%) CCNA
15 32 (3.00%) CCA
16 30 (2.81%) DV Cleared
17 16 (1.50%) VCP5
18 14 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 11 (1.03%) VCAP
20 9 (0.84%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (11.73%) SLA
2 24 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.38%) QA
4 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) BS7799
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 665 (62.38%) Active Directory
2 448 (42.03%) Hyper-V
3 344 (32.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 162 (15.20%) XenApp
5 149 (13.98%) vSphere
6 62 (5.82%) VMware ESX
7 59 (5.53%) XenDesktop
8 52 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 28 (2.63%) Terminal Services
9 28 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (2.06%) XenServer
11 21 (1.97%) Firmware
12 20 (1.88%) BitLocker
13 18 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
13 18 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
14 17 (1.59%) DFS Replication
15 16 (1.50%) VMware Server
16 14 (1.31%) vCloud
17 8 (0.75%) UAG
18 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 736 (69.04%) SCCM
2 152 (14.26%) SCVMM
3 88 (8.26%) SCOrch
4 81 (7.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 81 (7.60%) WSUS
5 74 (6.94%) SCSM
6 72 (6.75%) NetBackup
7 60 (5.63%) Backup Exec
8 55 (5.16%) Nagios
9 47 (4.41%) Windows Intune
10 37 (3.47%) SCDPM
11 36 (3.38%) Puppet
12 35 (3.28%) EdgeSight
13 30 (2.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 29 (2.72%) HP SIM
15 26 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 25 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
17 20 (1.88%) MOM
18 18 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
19 15 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 769 (72.14%) Microsoft
2 555 (52.06%) VMware
3 261 (24.48%) Citrix
4 251 (23.55%) Cisco
5 240 (22.51%) HP
6 131 (12.29%) Dell
7 129 (12.10%) Symantec
8 126 (11.82%) NetApp
9 103 (9.66%) EMC
10 75 (7.04%) SolarWinds
11 54 (5.07%) Red Hat
12 45 (4.22%) AppSense
12 45 (4.22%) Veeam
13 38 (3.56%) McAfee
14 36 (3.38%) CommVault
15 32 (3.00%) Dell Compellent
16 31 (2.91%) Sophos
17 27 (2.53%) Oracle
18 26 (2.44%) IBM
19 25 (2.35%) Palo Alto
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Comms-care
Salary: £40,000-£48,000 + Car + Certified training
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Triad Resourcing
Salary: £Quote
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance, Utilization bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
aap3
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago