The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 53 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 4 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.95% 0.19% 3.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.67% 6.67% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £28,000 £55,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.09% +44.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
SCOM
Leicestershire

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

Systems Management Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.56% 2.79% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 19
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SCOM
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Leicester

SCOM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Dell
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) IIS
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Clustering
1 12 (100.00%) Altiris
1 12 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) MCP
3 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) SAN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (100.00%) IIS
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCP
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Dell
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Altiris