The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 75 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.57% 0.25% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.81% 7.69% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,215
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +32.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £31,387
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,043
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -7.37%
SCOM
Surrey

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

Systems Management Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
37 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.30% 3.31% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 28
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,400 £27,930
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SCOM
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Guildford

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Dell
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Network Design
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) Nagios
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) vSphere

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 5 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Dell
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco