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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 30 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.37% 1.24% 6.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 44.44% 7.41% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £28,000 £33,500 £19,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.41% +72.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
9 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.33% 16.77% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £21,475
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) FrontRange
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Nagios
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) HP SIM
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) IT Support
4 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP SIM
1 6 (60.00%) Nagios
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) FrontRange
2 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (10.00%) IBM