The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% 0.83% -
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 23.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £40,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
SCOM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.54% 3.49% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 37
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SCOM
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Glasgow

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (46.15%) SAN
6 6 (46.15%) Service Management
6 6 (46.15%) MCP
6 6 (46.15%) MCSE
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) IIS
7 5 (38.46%) VBScript
7 5 (38.46%) MCSA
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) IPv4
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) Compaq
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) XenApp
7 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
7 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 5 (38.46%) Time Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) IPv4
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 5 (38.46%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) VBScript
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) XenApp
4 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Compaq
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee