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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 393 388 427
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 271 257 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.78% 8.92% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 211 203 190
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
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
3483 2880 2865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.61% 6.43% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2892 2380 2448
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +38 76 £52,500 +5.00% 18
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +2 2 £57,500 +49.35% 1
West Drayton - 2 £70,000 -
Hammersmith -10 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Westminster - 1 £39,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 430 (80.68%) Windows
2 355 (66.60%) Active Directory
3 318 (59.66%) VMware
4 298 (55.91%) Microsoft
5 253 (47.47%) SCCM
6 226 (42.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 205 (38.46%) SAN
8 202 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 176 (33.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 162 (30.39%) MS Exchange
11 159 (29.83%) DNS
12 140 (26.27%) HP
13 139 (26.08%) ITIL
14 131 (24.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 129 (24.20%) Finance
16 126 (23.64%) SQL Server
17 122 (22.89%) SQL
18 119 (22.33%) SharePoint
18 119 (22.33%) Hyper-V
19 117 (21.95%) DHCP
20 115 (21.58%) MS Excel
21 113 (21.20%) Citrix
22 111 (20.83%) TCP/IP
22 111 (20.83%) PowerShell
23 110 (20.64%) Microsoft Certification
24 104 (19.51%) Linux
25 98 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
26 92 (17.26%) Cisco
27 89 (16.70%) MCSE
28 77 (14.45%) Lync

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 162 (30.39%) MS Exchange
2 119 (22.33%) SharePoint
3 98 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 77 (14.45%) Lync
5 65 (12.20%) IIS
6 46 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (5.63%) Tomcat
8 27 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
11 13 (2.44%) Apache
11 13 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
14 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 115 (21.58%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.13%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 36 (6.75%) Dynamics GP
2 30 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.94%) Office 365
2 20 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.63%) IaaS
4 10 (1.88%) PaaS
5 8 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.56%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 205 (38.46%) SAN
2 159 (29.83%) DNS
3 117 (21.95%) DHCP
4 111 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 67 (12.57%) WAN
6 66 (12.38%) NAS
7 57 (10.69%) Firewall
8 46 (8.63%) Wireless
9 44 (8.26%) LAN
10 42 (7.88%) SSL
10 42 (7.88%) HTTP
11 41 (7.69%) VPN
12 38 (7.13%) IPv4
13 37 (6.94%) FTP
14 36 (6.75%) SNMP
15 30 (5.63%) Internet
16 21 (3.94%) MPLS
17 19 (3.56%) NetScaler
18 18 (3.38%) SSH
19 16 (3.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 39 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 30 (5.63%) MongoDB
3 30 (5.63%) Redis
4 29 (5.44%) NoSQL
4 29 (5.44%) MySQL
5 28 (5.25%) MariaDB
6 23 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.38%) DB2
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (6.75%) Subversion
1 36 (6.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) NUnit
General
1 129 (24.20%) Finance
2 32 (6.00%) Banking
3 26 (4.88%) Retail
4 15 (2.81%) Marketing
5 14 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.44%) Law
7 11 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.88%) Publishing
9 7 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.31%) Advertising
10 6 (1.13%) Electronics
11 3 (0.56%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 68 (12.76%) Analyst
2 57 (10.69%) Administrator
3 49 (9.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (8.26%) Systems Administrator
4 44 (8.26%) Server Engineer
5 41 (7.69%) Architect
6 28 (5.25%) Consultant
7 26 (4.88%) Developer
7 26 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (4.69%) Lead Developer
9 23 (4.32%) Server Support
10 19 (3.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 19 (3.56%) Support Engineer
10 19 (3.56%) Team Leader
10 19 (3.56%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (3.56%) Windows Engineer
11 18 (3.38%) Support Analyst
12 16 (3.00%) Network Engineer
13 15 (2.81%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (2.81%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
2 28 (5.25%) MSMQ
3 22 (4.13%) .NET
4 7 (1.31%) COM
5 6 (1.13%) Application Packaging
6 4 (0.75%) Middleware
7 3 (0.56%) HTML
7 3 (0.56%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.56%) SAML
7 3 (0.56%) Web Services
8 1 (0.19%) XML
8 1 (0.19%) CSS
8 1 (0.19%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.19%) jQuery
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.19%) HTML5
8 1 (0.19%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.88%) Clustering
2 56 (10.51%) Blackberry
3 29 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (2.63%) EqualLogic
6 13 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.25%) Replication
8 11 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.88%) PKI
10 8 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.13%) DTV
12 5 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.75%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.56%) AVVID
14 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
15 2 (0.38%) Wiki
15 2 (0.38%) FlexPod
15 2 (0.38%) e-Health
16 1 (0.19%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 430 (80.68%) Windows
2 202 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 176 (33.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 131 (24.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 104 (19.51%) Linux
6 39 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 33 (6.19%) Solaris
8 27 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (4.88%) Windows XP
10 24 (4.50%) UNIX
11 20 (3.75%) CentOS
12 15 (2.81%) AIX
13 12 (2.25%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (1.13%) HPUX
16 5 (0.94%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.56%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (26.08%) ITIL
2 70 (13.13%) Project Management
3 49 (9.19%) Service Delivery
4 47 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 43 (8.07%) E-Commerce
6 38 (7.13%) People Management
7 30 (5.63%) CRM
8 28 (5.25%) Change Management
9 26 (4.88%) Migration
9 26 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 20 (3.75%) ITSM
11 19 (3.56%) High Availability
12 18 (3.38%) Data Protection
13 17 (3.19%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (3.00%) Strategic Planning
15 15 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (2.81%) Service Management
15 15 (2.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 122 (22.89%) SQL
2 111 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 37 (6.94%) Bash Shell
4 36 (6.75%) Ruby
5 20 (3.75%) Perl
6 16 (3.00%) Java
7 11 (2.06%) C
8 9 (1.69%) C#
9 6 (1.13%) Python
10 5 (0.94%) VB
11 4 (0.75%) VBScript
12 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.56%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.19%) PHP
14 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 110 (20.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (16.70%) MCSE
3 56 (10.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (8.07%) MCITP
5 42 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (7.32%) Degree
7 29 (5.44%) MCTS
8 26 (4.88%) CCNA
9 21 (3.94%) Security Cleared
10 17 (3.19%) VCAP
10 17 (3.19%) MCP
10 17 (3.19%) CCNP
11 16 (3.00%) VCP5
12 12 (2.25%) SC Cleared
13 11 (2.06%) MCSA
14 10 (1.88%) MCT
14 10 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (1.88%) VCP4
15 6 (1.13%) CCEE
15 6 (1.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.44%) QA
2 9 (1.69%) SLA
3 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) GPG13
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 355 (66.60%) Active Directory
2 226 (42.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (22.33%) Hyper-V
4 71 (13.32%) VMware ESX
5 68 (12.76%) vSphere
6 52 (9.76%) XenApp
7 27 (5.07%) XenDesktop
8 25 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (2.63%) UAG
10 13 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
11 12 (2.25%) Terminal Services
11 12 (2.25%) ISA Server
12 11 (2.06%) Firmware
12 11 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (1.69%) NFS
14 8 (1.50%) Xen
14 8 (1.50%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.94%) XenServer
15 5 (0.94%) vCloud
16 3 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 253 (47.47%) SCCM
2 53 (9.94%) Nagios
3 45 (8.44%) SCVMM
4 44 (8.26%) OpenView
5 42 (7.88%) NetBackup
6 41 (7.69%) Puppet
7 37 (6.94%) SCOrch
8 34 (6.38%) HP SIM
9 33 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
10 30 (5.63%) WSUS
11 21 (3.94%) SCDPM
12 20 (3.75%) SCSM
13 17 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 14 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 13 (2.44%) Legato
16 12 (2.25%) Tivoli
16 12 (2.25%) CiscoWorks
16 12 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
17 11 (2.06%) Backup Exec
17 11 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 318 (59.66%) VMware
2 298 (55.91%) Microsoft
3 140 (26.27%) HP
4 113 (21.20%) Citrix
5 92 (17.26%) Cisco
6 76 (14.26%) EMC
7 71 (13.32%) NetApp
8 63 (11.82%) Oracle
9 52 (9.76%) Symantec
10 47 (8.82%) Remedy
10 47 (8.82%) Dell
11 42 (7.88%) SolarWinds
12 31 (5.82%) Red Hat
13 28 (5.25%) IBM
14 25 (4.69%) Juniper
15 19 (3.56%) Sophos
16 18 (3.38%) JBoss
17 17 (3.19%) AppSense
17 17 (3.19%) CommVault
18 14 (2.63%) BMC
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
SBC Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45k plus full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Great Corporate Benefits Package & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
University College London
Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago