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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 139 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.21% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.79% 3.31% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SCOM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
190 151 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.81% 6.46% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 158 113 66
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
7 10 (47.62%) Lync
7 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
8 9 (42.86%) Skype
9 8 (38.10%) SCCM
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
11 6 (28.57%) VMware
12 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
12 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (19.05%) MCITP
13 4 (19.05%) MCSE
13 4 (19.05%) MCSA
14 3 (14.29%) .NET
14 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 3 (14.29%) ITIL
14 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
14 3 (14.29%) HTTP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
1 10 (47.62%) Lync
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
2 9 (42.86%) Skype
3 3 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) ISDN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) PBX
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) BYOD
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.76%) Product Management
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (4.76%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
2 4 (19.05%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) CommVault
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Metastorm
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.76%) Nintex
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco