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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 71 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 2.29% 3.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 37.21% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 27
Average salary £29,500 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
26 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.67% 6.15% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 47
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 10 February 2016. 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
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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 -15 1 £29,500 -29.76%
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Altiris
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Altiris
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) IBM