The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 414 360 455
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +95
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 605 630 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.87% 9.85% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 471 526 419
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6820 6398 5673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.24% 6.30% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5475 5157 4688
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
SCOM
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -10 272 £52,500 +7.14% 24
South East -44 156 £42,500 - 10
Yorkshire -25 41 £42,250 +11.18% 7
West Midlands -10 40 £45,000 -7.69% 7
East of England +9 36 £42,000 -16.00% 1
North West -42 25 £45,000 +20.00% 5
South West -16 18 £33,000 -40.00% 12
East Midlands -25 11 £42,750 +12.50% 1
Midlands - 3 £62,500 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 897 (73.16%) Windows
2 769 (62.72%) Microsoft
3 721 (58.81%) SCCM
4 659 (53.75%) Active Directory
5 626 (51.06%) VMware
6 451 (36.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 443 (36.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 423 (34.50%) Hyper-V
9 389 (31.73%) SAN
10 361 (29.45%) MS Exchange
11 352 (28.71%) MS Excel
12 325 (26.51%) Citrix
12 325 (26.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 315 (25.69%) ITIL
14 301 (24.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 288 (23.49%) DNS
16 277 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
17 275 (22.43%) SQL
18 261 (21.29%) SQL Server
19 245 (19.98%) HP
20 244 (19.90%) SharePoint
21 240 (19.58%) Exchange Server 2010
22 239 (19.49%) MCSE
23 238 (19.41%) Finance
24 205 (16.72%) DHCP
25 183 (14.93%) Lync
26 175 (14.27%) TCP/IP
26 175 (14.27%) Linux
27 174 (14.19%) PowerShell
28 159 (12.97%) Exchange Server 2013

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 361 (29.45%) MS Exchange
2 244 (19.90%) SharePoint
3 240 (19.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 183 (14.93%) Lync
5 159 (12.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 130 (10.60%) IIS
7 110 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 61 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 53 (4.32%) SharePoint Server
10 46 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 32 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
11 32 (2.61%) Apache
12 31 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 29 (2.37%) Tomcat
14 19 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
16 11 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.73%) IBM Notes
18 8 (0.65%) SAS
19 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 352 (28.71%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.24%) MS Office
3 8 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (2.69%) Dynamics GP
2 28 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.90%) Sage 1000
4 9 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.33%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 4 (0.33%) RiskWrite
6 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 93 (7.59%) Office 365
2 76 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.47%) IaaS
4 18 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.90%) PaaS
6 6 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.24%) SaaS
9 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 389 (31.73%) SAN
2 288 (23.49%) DNS
3 205 (16.72%) DHCP
4 175 (14.27%) TCP/IP
5 128 (10.44%) Firewall
6 92 (7.50%) NAS
7 91 (7.42%) WAN
8 73 (5.95%) LAN
9 63 (5.14%) Internet
10 60 (4.89%) VPN
11 51 (4.16%) FTP
12 50 (4.08%) Unified Communications
13 49 (4.00%) SSL
14 46 (3.75%) SNMP
15 45 (3.67%) HTTP
16 40 (3.26%) Wireless
17 37 (3.02%) IPv4
18 35 (2.85%) NetScaler
19 25 (2.04%) iSCSI
19 25 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (3.34%) MySQL
3 41 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 40 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (2.85%) MongoDB
6 32 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 28 (2.28%) Redis
8 26 (2.12%) MariaDB
9 25 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.57%) CouchDB
13 6 (0.49%) OLTP
13 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (2.85%) Subversion
2 33 (2.69%) JIRA
3 6 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.33%) MSI
4 4 (0.33%) NUnit
5 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 238 (19.41%) Finance
2 48 (3.92%) Retail
3 35 (2.85%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.61%) Banking
5 23 (1.88%) Law
6 19 (1.55%) Legal
6 19 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.22%) Marketing
8 11 (0.90%) Back Office
9 10 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.65%) Games
11 8 (0.65%) Online Betting
11 8 (0.65%) Greek Language
11 8 (0.65%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.41%) Local Government
13 4 (0.33%) Electronics
13 4 (0.33%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 153 (12.48%) Support Engineer
1 153 (12.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 142 (11.58%) Architect
3 140 (11.42%) Consultant
4 109 (8.89%) Administrator
5 83 (6.77%) Analyst
6 72 (5.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 71 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
8 62 (5.06%) Server Engineer
9 51 (4.16%) Systems Engineer
9 51 (4.16%) Microsoft Consultant
10 46 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
11 41 (3.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 40 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
13 38 (3.10%) Microsoft Specialist
14 37 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 36 (2.94%) Technical Architect
16 31 (2.53%) Team Leader
16 31 (2.53%) Developer
17 30 (2.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.73%) .NET
2 44 (3.59%) Web Services
3 31 (2.53%) Application Packaging
4 28 (2.28%) RabbitMQ
5 26 (2.12%) MSMQ
6 22 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 16 (1.31%) COM
8 8 (0.65%) SAML
9 7 (0.57%) XML
9 7 (0.57%) HTML
10 6 (0.49%) Software Packaging
11 5 (0.41%) CSS
12 4 (0.33%) Middleware
12 4 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.33%) jQuery
13 1 (0.082%) SAP PI
13 1 (0.082%) REST
13 1 (0.082%) WebKit
13 1 (0.082%) HTML5
13 1 (0.082%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 141 (11.50%) Clustering
2 70 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 47 (3.83%) Replication
4 40 (3.26%) PKI
5 24 (1.96%) EqualLogic
6 23 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 20 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.47%) IPTV
10 17 (1.39%) Firmware
11 14 (1.14%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 10 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (0.57%) Fat Client
13 7 (0.57%) DTV
13 7 (0.57%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.49%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.49%) Open Source
14 6 (0.49%) Video on Demand
15 5 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 897 (73.16%) Windows
2 443 (36.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 301 (24.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 277 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 175 (14.27%) Linux
6 107 (8.73%) Windows 7
7 50 (4.08%) UNIX
8 47 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 43 (3.51%) Windows XP
10 41 (3.34%) Solaris
11 35 (2.85%) CentOS
12 30 (2.45%) Windows 8
13 20 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
14 15 (1.22%) AIX
15 12 (0.98%) HPUX
16 7 (0.57%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.49%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.41%) Windows 2000
19 3 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (25.69%) ITIL
2 112 (9.14%) Service Delivery
3 105 (8.56%) Migration
4 100 (8.16%) Project Management
5 68 (5.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 66 (5.38%) E-Commerce
7 62 (5.06%) Change Management
8 56 (4.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 55 (4.49%) Problem Management
10 54 (4.40%) Load Balancing
11 50 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
12 49 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
13 46 (3.75%) Configuration Management
14 42 (3.43%) Data Protection
14 42 (3.43%) CRM
15 41 (3.34%) PRINCE2
16 39 (3.18%) Service Management
17 32 (2.61%) Capacity Management
18 31 (2.53%) Business Continuity
19 29 (2.37%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 275 (22.43%) SQL
2 174 (14.19%) PowerShell
3 46 (3.75%) Perl
4 44 (3.59%) Ruby
5 43 (3.51%) Bash Shell
6 23 (1.88%) Java
7 19 (1.55%) C
8 18 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 17 (1.39%) Python
9 17 (1.39%) VBScript
10 15 (1.22%) C#
11 10 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.82%) PHP
12 8 (0.65%) VB
13 6 (0.49%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.082%) C++
Qualifications
1 325 (26.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 239 (19.49%) MCSE
3 134 (10.93%) MCITP
4 115 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 96 (7.83%) Degree
6 88 (7.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 83 (6.77%) MCTS
8 82 (6.69%) SC Cleared
9 68 (5.55%) MCP
10 64 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
11 51 (4.16%) CCNA
12 50 (4.08%) MCSA
13 43 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
14 38 (3.10%) DV Cleared
15 33 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
16 29 (2.37%) CCNP
16 29 (2.37%) CCA
17 23 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 20 (1.63%) VCP5
19 19 (1.55%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (7.75%) SLA
2 14 (1.14%) QA
3 12 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.57%) BS7799
5 6 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.082%) GPG13
System Software
1 659 (53.75%) Active Directory
2 451 (36.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 423 (34.50%) Hyper-V
4 144 (11.75%) vSphere
5 133 (10.85%) XenApp
6 110 (8.97%) VMware ESX
7 76 (6.20%) XenDesktop
8 40 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 40 (3.26%) ISA Server
8 40 (3.26%) Forefront TMG
9 34 (2.77%) UAG
10 29 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
11 23 (1.88%) XenServer
12 17 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
13 16 (1.31%) Terminal Services
14 13 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (1.06%) Xen
15 12 (0.98%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.90%) vCloud
17 9 (0.73%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 721 (58.81%) SCCM
2 134 (10.93%) SCVMM
3 99 (8.08%) Nagios
4 90 (7.34%) WSUS
5 76 (6.20%) SCOrch
6 67 (5.46%) SCDPM
7 65 (5.30%) NetBackup
8 62 (5.06%) Puppet
9 57 (4.65%) SCSM
10 51 (4.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 51 (4.16%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (4.08%) OpenView
12 46 (3.75%) Backup Exec
13 40 (3.26%) HP SIM
14 33 (2.69%) Tivoli
15 28 (2.28%) CA Spectrum
16 24 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
17 22 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 21 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 21 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 769 (62.72%) Microsoft
2 626 (51.06%) VMware
3 325 (26.51%) Citrix
4 245 (19.98%) HP
5 147 (11.99%) Cisco
6 117 (9.54%) EMC
7 104 (8.48%) Oracle
7 104 (8.48%) SolarWinds
8 98 (7.99%) Symantec
9 91 (7.42%) Dell
10 82 (6.69%) NetApp
11 66 (5.38%) IBM
12 54 (4.40%) Red Hat
13 52 (4.24%) Remedy
14 38 (3.10%) CommVault
15 37 (3.02%) AppSense
16 36 (2.94%) CA
17 28 (2.28%) Juniper
18 26 (2.12%) McAfee
18 26 (2.12%) F5
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + 5K relocation + out of hours
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + on-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago