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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 94 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.65% 3.80% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -10.78%
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
86 79 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.43% 5.74% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 17
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £44,200 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%

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 30 March 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) HP
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (50.00%) Service Management
6 6 (50.00%) XenApp
7 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
7 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) Time Management
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
7 5 (41.67%) IIS
7 5 (41.67%) VBScript
7 5 (41.67%) MCSE
7 5 (41.67%) MCSA

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (41.67%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (8.33%) Lync
5 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) IPv4
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WLAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Network Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VBScript
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCP
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) MCSA
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (50.00%) XenApp
4 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Compaq
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Intel
6 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL