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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 123 133 143
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 28 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.24% 0.56% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.93% 9.72% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.58% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £49,850 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
201 144 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.93% 5.77% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 146 119 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 - 6 - - 1
Watford -4 3 £65,000 +26.82%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £30,000 -
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
3 28 (80.00%) SCCM
4 26 (74.29%) MS Excel
5 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
6 23 (65.71%) SharePoint
6 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
7 22 (62.86%) VMware
7 22 (62.86%) PowerShell
8 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (45.71%) MCSE
11 16 (45.71%) MCSA
11 16 (45.71%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (45.71%) MCITP
12 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
12 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
13 8 (22.86%) .NET
14 7 (20.00%) SAP
14 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
15 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
15 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
15 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (17.14%) Performance Improvement
15 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (17.14%) Product Management
15 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (65.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (74.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) HTTPS
2 6 (17.14%) HTTP
3 5 (14.29%) SAN
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (11.43%) NAS
5 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) LDAP
6 1 (2.86%) Firewall
6 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Applications Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) PKI
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (17.14%) Product Management
2 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Improvement
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Workflow
4 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (45.71%) MCITP
2 16 (45.71%) MCSE
2 16 (45.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (80.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) SAP
4 5 (14.29%) Metastorm
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) Nintex
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR