The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 29 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.99% 6.52% 5.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.54% 50.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Average salary £34,000 £19,400 £23,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.25% -17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
SCOM
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Systems Management Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
26 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 17.22% 13.04% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 10
Average salary £35,000 £19,400 £23,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.41% -18.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £19,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SCOM
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Exeter region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Exeter

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) HP SIM
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (66.67%) Back Office
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) ISA Server
1 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) XenServer
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP SIM
2 5 (55.56%) OpenView
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow