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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 104 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.53% 0.63% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.61% 11.11% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -1.20%
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
66 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.04% 5.68% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 34
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 17 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
7 3 (33.33%) XenApp
7 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 2 (22.22%) HP
8 2 (22.22%) Dell
8 2 (22.22%) CommVault
8 2 (22.22%) Project Management
8 2 (22.22%) Firewall
8 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 1 (11.11%) SQL
9 1 (11.11%) MCP
9 1 (11.11%) MCSE
9 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (11.11%) Cisco

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) CommVault
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco