The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 129 151 149
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 0.19% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.90% 2.50% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
126 200 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.07% 7.54% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 104 169 136
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SCOM
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Stevenage - 2 - -
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (84.00%) Citrix
3 19 (76.00%) SCCM
4 18 (72.00%) XenApp
5 17 (68.00%) Hyper-V
5 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (64.00%) Windows
6 16 (64.00%) VMware
7 14 (56.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (56.00%) MCITP
8 13 (52.00%) iSCSI
8 13 (52.00%) Firewall
8 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
8 13 (52.00%) IBM
8 13 (52.00%) SAN
8 13 (52.00%) NetApp
8 13 (52.00%) HP
8 13 (52.00%) XenDesktop
8 13 (52.00%) vSphere
9 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (40.00%) Time Management
10 10 (40.00%) VPN
11 9 (36.00%) MCSE
11 9 (36.00%) CCNP
11 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (36.00%) Migration
11 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (36.00%) Lync
11 9 (36.00%) NCDA
12 8 (32.00%) NCIE

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) Lync
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) SAS
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) iSCSI
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
1 13 (52.00%) SAN
2 10 (40.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (32.00%) NAS
4 5 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 8 (32.00%) Retail
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (40.00%) Project Engineer
3 10 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (32.00%) Architect
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.00%) SCCM Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Time Management
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) Network Design
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) VBScript
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (56.00%) MCITP
3 9 (36.00%) MCSE
3 9 (36.00%) CCNP
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (36.00%) NCDA
4 8 (32.00%) NCIE
4 8 (32.00%) VCAP
4 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (32.00%) CCNA
5 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (4.00%) CCA
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) XenApp
2 17 (68.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (52.00%) XenDesktop
4 13 (52.00%) vSphere
5 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.00%) XenServer
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (76.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (8.00%) WMI
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.00%) SCSM
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (84.00%) Citrix
3 16 (64.00%) VMware
4 13 (52.00%) IBM
4 13 (52.00%) NetApp
4 13 (52.00%) HP
5 8 (32.00%) Fujitsu
5 8 (32.00%) WatchGuard
5 8 (32.00%) Juniper
5 8 (32.00%) Dell
5 8 (32.00%) EMC
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) AppSense
7 3 (12.00%) CA