The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 80 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.11% 1.57% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 47.83% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 3
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -43.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
SCOM
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
21 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.38% 3.28% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 36
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SCOM
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
Leicester -8 1 £55,000 +44.73%
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) VBScript
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (55.56%) Altiris
4 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 5 (55.56%) Linux

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Altiris
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy