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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 338 366 390
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +24
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 350 289 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.45% 9.26% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 302 242 233
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £36,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3350 3121 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.62% 6.92% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2550 2405
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SCOM
Salary Trend in London

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

SCOM Salary Trend in London

SCOM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in London

SCOM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
City of London +21 93 £53,750 +7.50% 6
Uxbridge +3 9 £59,500 +54.54%
West Drayton - 2 £70,000 -
Hammersmith -9 1 £55,000 -
Croydon - 1 £32,500 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 512 (82.58%) Windows
2 435 (70.16%) Active Directory
3 384 (61.94%) Microsoft
4 321 (51.77%) SCCM
5 320 (51.61%) VMware
6 245 (39.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 239 (38.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 216 (34.84%) SAN
9 212 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 181 (29.19%) MS Exchange
11 180 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 177 (28.55%) ITIL
13 155 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 149 (24.03%) DNS
15 143 (23.06%) Citrix
16 140 (22.58%) Cisco
17 138 (22.26%) HP
18 135 (21.77%) SQL
18 135 (21.77%) SharePoint
19 133 (21.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 132 (21.29%) MS Excel
21 122 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2010
22 115 (18.55%) Finance
23 111 (17.90%) PowerShell
24 109 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
25 104 (16.77%) MCSE
26 101 (16.29%) Linux
27 100 (16.13%) Lync
28 99 (15.97%) NetApp
29 97 (15.65%) DHCP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 181 (29.19%) MS Exchange
2 135 (21.77%) SharePoint
3 122 (19.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 100 (16.13%) Lync
5 73 (11.77%) IIS
6 47 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (4.19%) Tomcat
9 23 (3.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (2.74%) Office Communications Server
13 16 (2.58%) JBoss
13 16 (2.58%) Lotus Domino
14 13 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (1.45%) Apache
16 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 132 (21.29%) MS Excel
2 52 (8.39%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Revit
Business Applications
1 31 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 31 (5.00%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 68 (10.97%) Office 365
2 38 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.77%) IaaS
4 6 (0.97%) PaaS
5 5 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.65%) SaaS
7 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 216 (34.84%) SAN
2 149 (24.03%) DNS
3 97 (15.65%) DHCP
4 92 (14.84%) TCP/IP
5 86 (13.87%) Firewall
6 78 (12.58%) WAN
7 72 (11.61%) VPN
8 63 (10.16%) Wireless
9 55 (8.87%) Internet
10 49 (7.90%) LAN
11 44 (7.10%) MPLS
12 42 (6.77%) NAS
13 32 (5.16%) Unified Communications
13 32 (5.16%) FTP
14 29 (4.68%) VLAN
14 29 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (3.87%) Ethernet
16 23 (3.71%) iSCSI
17 22 (3.55%) OSPF
17 22 (3.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (2.90%) MySQL
7 13 (2.10%) MariaDB
7 13 (2.10%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.10%) Redis
8 6 (0.97%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (5.00%) Subversion
1 31 (5.00%) JIRA
2 7 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.16%) NUnit
General
1 115 (18.55%) Finance
2 27 (4.35%) Banking
3 22 (3.55%) Publishing
4 14 (2.26%) Marketing
4 14 (2.26%) Advertising
5 13 (2.10%) Retail
6 11 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.45%) Law
8 8 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.97%) German Language
10 4 (0.65%) Back Office
10 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 99 (15.97%) Analyst
2 80 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 63 (10.16%) Consultant
4 43 (6.94%) Network Engineer
5 41 (6.61%) Architect
6 33 (5.32%) Server Engineer
7 32 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
7 32 (5.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 28 (4.52%) Technical Consultant
9 27 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (3.87%) Developer
10 24 (3.87%) Support Engineer
11 23 (3.71%) 3rd Line Support
11 23 (3.71%) Lead Developer
11 23 (3.71%) Administrator
12 22 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
14 19 (3.06%) Support Analyst
15 18 (2.90%) Team Leader
15 18 (2.90%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.39%) .NET
2 13 (2.10%) MSMQ
2 13 (2.10%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (1.45%) Application Packaging
4 8 (1.29%) XML
5 5 (0.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.65%) Middleware
6 4 (0.65%) HTML
7 3 (0.48%) Web Services
7 3 (0.48%) SAML
8 2 (0.32%) WAP
9 1 (0.16%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.16%) CSS
9 1 (0.16%) OLE
9 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.16%) jQuery
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.81%) Blackberry
1 67 (10.81%) Clustering
2 29 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.03%) PKI
4 24 (3.87%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.06%) Replication
6 16 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.77%) AVVID
10 8 (1.29%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.65%) CMDB
12 4 (0.65%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.65%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.48%) DTV
13 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.48%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.48%) Tandem
14 2 (0.32%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 512 (82.58%) Windows
2 245 (39.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 239 (38.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 101 (16.29%) Linux
6 73 (11.77%) Windows 7
7 26 (4.19%) Windows XP
8 25 (4.03%) Windows 8
9 23 (3.71%) Solaris
10 21 (3.39%) UNIX
11 19 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (2.90%) AIX
13 10 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (1.45%) CentOS
15 5 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.81%) HPUX
16 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.16%) VMS
17 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (28.55%) ITIL
2 68 (10.97%) Project Management
3 56 (9.03%) Load Balancing
4 46 (7.42%) Service Delivery
5 45 (7.26%) Migration
6 36 (5.81%) Problem Management
7 35 (5.65%) Change Management
8 33 (5.32%) CRM
9 31 (5.00%) Service Management
9 31 (5.00%) People Management
10 27 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (3.55%) ITSM
12 20 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 17 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (2.74%) E-Commerce
13 17 (2.74%) High Availability
14 16 (2.58%) Data Protection
15 15 (2.42%) Business Continuity
15 15 (2.42%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 135 (21.77%) SQL
2 111 (17.90%) PowerShell
3 31 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (2.42%) VB
5 13 (2.10%) Ruby
6 11 (1.77%) Perl
7 10 (1.61%) C
8 9 (1.45%) Java
9 5 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.65%) VBScript
10 4 (0.65%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.48%) R
12 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.32%) C#
13 1 (0.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 133 (21.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (16.77%) MCSE
3 57 (9.19%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (8.39%) Degree
5 51 (8.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 48 (7.74%) MCITP
7 35 (5.65%) Security Cleared
8 32 (5.16%) MCTS
9 28 (4.52%) MCP
9 28 (4.52%) CCNP
10 27 (4.35%) CCNA
11 23 (3.71%) MCSA
12 18 (2.90%) SC Cleared
13 14 (2.26%) VCAP
14 13 (2.10%) VCP5
15 10 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
16 7 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.97%) MCT
18 5 (0.81%) CCA
18 5 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.03%) SLA
2 15 (2.42%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) GPG13
3 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 435 (70.16%) Active Directory
2 212 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 180 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 87 (14.03%) vSphere
5 65 (10.48%) XenApp
6 54 (8.71%) VMware ESX
7 52 (8.39%) XenDesktop
8 41 (6.61%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (4.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 20 (3.23%) ISA Server
11 18 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
11 18 (2.90%) UAG
12 17 (2.74%) NFS
13 15 (2.42%) Terminal Server
14 13 (2.10%) XenServer
15 11 (1.77%) Terminal Services
16 7 (1.13%) Firmware
16 7 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (1.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 321 (51.77%) SCCM
2 67 (10.81%) SCVMM
3 59 (9.52%) SCOrch
4 48 (7.74%) Nagios
5 38 (6.13%) OpenView
5 38 (6.13%) NetBackup
6 35 (5.65%) HP SIM
7 31 (5.00%) SCDPM
8 29 (4.68%) CiscoWorks
9 26 (4.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 24 (3.87%) Backup Exec
11 22 (3.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 18 (2.90%) SCSM
13 14 (2.26%) Legato
13 14 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 14 (2.26%) EdgeSight
14 13 (2.10%) WSUS
14 13 (2.10%) Opsview
14 13 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (2.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 384 (61.94%) Microsoft
2 320 (51.61%) VMware
3 143 (23.06%) Citrix
4 140 (22.58%) Cisco
5 138 (22.26%) HP
6 99 (15.97%) NetApp
7 72 (11.61%) EMC
8 61 (9.84%) Oracle
9 55 (8.87%) SolarWinds
10 52 (8.39%) Dell
11 51 (8.23%) Juniper
12 50 (8.06%) Remedy
13 38 (6.13%) Symantec
14 33 (5.32%) Veeam
15 30 (4.84%) CommVault
16 27 (4.35%) AppSense
17 25 (4.03%) Red Hat
18 24 (3.87%) Websense
19 20 (3.23%) Sophos
20 19 (3.06%) BMC
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £85000 - £85001 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + DOE, NEG, Corporate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance, and benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago