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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 54 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.17% 1.41% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.41% 47.06% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
17 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.99% 3.00% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 13
Average salary £29,750 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £38,100 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 22 (100.00%) SCCM
1 22 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 21 (95.45%) MS Exchange
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (90.91%) VMware
3 20 (90.91%) IIS
3 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
4 19 (86.36%) Altiris
4 19 (86.36%) Incident Management
4 19 (86.36%) Problem Management
4 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (86.36%) PowerShell
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
4 19 (86.36%) Clustering
4 19 (86.36%) TCP/IP
4 19 (86.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (81.82%) Linux
5 18 (81.82%) HP
5 18 (81.82%) Dell
5 18 (81.82%) Change Management
5 18 (81.82%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (95.45%) MS Exchange
2 20 (90.91%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Incident Management
1 19 (86.36%) Problem Management
1 19 (86.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (81.82%) Change Management
2 18 (81.82%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 22 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Altiris
3 18 (81.82%) HP
3 18 (81.82%) Dell