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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 38 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 15 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.99% 4.67% 2.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 63.41% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 7
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
30 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.98% 7.36% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 16
Average salary £42,000 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.06% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Leicester

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
1 17 (94.44%) SCCM
1 17 (94.44%) Hyper-V
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
4 13 (72.22%) VMware
5 12 (66.67%) Clustering
5 12 (66.67%) IIS
5 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
5 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 12 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (66.67%) Incident Management
6 11 (61.11%) Change Management
6 11 (61.11%) Altiris
6 11 (61.11%) Data Protection
6 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
6 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
7 10 (55.56%) Linux
7 10 (55.56%) HP
7 10 (55.56%) Dell
8 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (16.67%) SCDPM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (66.67%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 12 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 11 (61.11%) Change Management
2 11 (61.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Contact Management
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
1 17 (94.44%) Hyper-V
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 3 (16.67%) SCDPM
3 3 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Altiris
4 10 (55.56%) HP
4 10 (55.56%) Dell
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