The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 387 390 422
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +32
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 268 231 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.03% 7.79% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 220 187 199
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3338 2965 2734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.98% 6.70% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2411 2320
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,125
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.67%
SCOM
England

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 1 August 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 1 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
City of London +31 91 £52,500 - 9
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -13 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 398 (75.95%) Windows
2 318 (60.69%) Active Directory
3 312 (59.54%) VMware
4 302 (57.63%) Microsoft
5 248 (47.33%) SCCM
6 225 (42.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 201 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 195 (37.21%) SAN
9 162 (30.92%) MS Exchange
10 151 (28.82%) SQL
11 145 (27.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 138 (26.34%) Finance
13 137 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 132 (25.19%) HP
15 131 (25.00%) DNS
16 127 (24.24%) SQL Server
17 125 (23.85%) ITIL
17 125 (23.85%) MS Excel
18 123 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
19 118 (22.52%) PowerShell
19 118 (22.52%) Hyper-V
20 115 (21.95%) Linux
21 112 (21.37%) SharePoint
22 102 (19.47%) TCP/IP
22 102 (19.47%) Citrix
23 98 (18.70%) MCSE
23 98 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2010
24 97 (18.51%) DHCP
25 83 (15.84%) Clustering
26 76 (14.50%) Cisco

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (30.92%) MS Exchange
2 112 (21.37%) SharePoint
3 98 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 75 (14.31%) Lync
5 54 (10.31%) IIS
6 50 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (5.34%) Tomcat
9 26 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (3.05%) Lotus Domino
12 14 (2.67%) Apache
12 14 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
17 2 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 125 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.58%) MS Office
3 4 (0.76%) MS Project
3 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (6.30%) Dynamics GP
2 24 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.76%) RiskWrite
4 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.92%) Office 365
2 23 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.29%) IaaS
4 11 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.72%) PaaS
6 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.19%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 195 (37.21%) SAN
2 131 (25.00%) DNS
3 102 (19.47%) TCP/IP
4 97 (18.51%) DHCP
5 59 (11.26%) NAS
6 48 (9.16%) WAN
7 44 (8.40%) SSL
7 44 (8.40%) HTTP
8 42 (8.02%) Firewall
9 37 (7.06%) IPv4
10 35 (6.68%) SNMP
11 34 (6.49%) FTP
12 32 (6.11%) LAN
13 31 (5.92%) Wireless
14 27 (5.15%) VPN
15 20 (3.82%) SSH
16 14 (2.67%) Internet
17 13 (2.48%) NetScaler
18 12 (2.29%) SMTP
19 11 (2.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 35 (6.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (6.68%) MongoDB
4 34 (6.49%) MySQL
5 32 (6.11%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.34%) Redis
7 26 (4.96%) MariaDB
8 16 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.34%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.15%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.15%) OLTP
11 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.15%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.76%) VLDB
13 4 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 35 (6.68%) Subversion
2 33 (6.30%) JIRA
3 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.19%) NUnit
4 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 138 (26.34%) Finance
2 30 (5.73%) Banking
3 27 (5.15%) Retail
4 17 (3.24%) Law
5 15 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.48%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.10%) Marketing
8 10 (1.91%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.95%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.95%) Games
9 5 (0.95%) Legal
10 4 (0.76%) Electronics
10 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.76%) Publishing
11 3 (0.57%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (14.12%) Administrator
2 53 (10.11%) Analyst
3 50 (9.54%) Systems Administrator
4 46 (8.78%) Consultant
5 44 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (7.82%) Server Engineer
7 40 (7.63%) Architect
8 27 (5.15%) Developer
9 26 (4.96%) Lead Developer
10 23 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
10 23 (4.39%) Windows Engineer
11 22 (4.20%) Microsoft Consultant
12 20 (3.82%) Technical Consultant
13 19 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
14 18 (3.44%) Support Engineer
14 18 (3.44%) Linux Administrator
15 17 (3.24%) Support Analyst
16 16 (3.05%) Team Leader
16 16 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
17 15 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.92%) .NET
2 28 (5.34%) RabbitMQ
3 26 (4.96%) MSMQ
4 7 (1.34%) COM
5 6 (1.15%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.95%) Software Packaging
7 4 (0.76%) SAML
8 3 (0.57%) Web Services
8 3 (0.57%) HTML
8 3 (0.57%) Middleware
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.19%) HTML5
9 1 (0.19%) jQuery
9 1 (0.19%) XML
9 1 (0.19%) CSS
9 1 (0.19%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.84%) Clustering
2 45 (8.59%) Blackberry
3 21 (4.01%) Replication
4 19 (3.63%) EqualLogic
4 19 (3.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (2.86%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.91%) Firmware
8 9 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.53%) IPTV
10 6 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.76%) DTV
11 4 (0.76%) Open Source
11 4 (0.76%) PKI
12 3 (0.57%) iPad
12 3 (0.57%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.38%) Wiki
13 2 (0.38%) e-Health
14 1 (0.19%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 398 (75.95%) Windows
2 201 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 145 (27.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 137 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (21.95%) Linux
6 38 (7.25%) Solaris
7 35 (6.68%) Windows 7
8 28 (5.34%) Windows XP
8 28 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (4.96%) UNIX
10 25 (4.77%) CentOS
11 13 (2.48%) AIX
12 12 (2.29%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.34%) HPUX
15 6 (1.15%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.76%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (23.85%) ITIL
2 56 (10.69%) Project Management
3 52 (9.92%) Service Delivery
4 44 (8.40%) E-Commerce
5 39 (7.44%) Migration
6 37 (7.06%) Load Balancing
7 25 (4.77%) CRM
8 24 (4.58%) High Availability
8 24 (4.58%) Change Management
9 20 (3.82%) Data Protection
10 19 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (3.44%) ITSM
12 16 (3.05%) Problem Management
12 16 (3.05%) Performance Monitoring
13 15 (2.86%) Capacity Management
13 15 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
13 15 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (2.86%) Configuration Management
14 14 (2.67%) Service Management
14 14 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 151 (28.82%) SQL
2 118 (22.52%) PowerShell
3 40 (7.63%) Bash Shell
4 38 (7.25%) Ruby
5 29 (5.53%) Perl
6 20 (3.82%) Java
7 15 (2.86%) Python
8 12 (2.29%) C
9 10 (1.91%) C#
10 9 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.95%) VBScript
12 5 (0.95%) VB
12 5 (0.95%) PHP
12 5 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 123 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (18.70%) MCSE
3 60 (11.45%) MCITP
4 50 (9.54%) MCTS
5 48 (9.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (7.82%) Degree
7 27 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (3.63%) VCP5
9 18 (3.44%) CCNA
10 16 (3.05%) MCP
11 14 (2.67%) VCP4
12 13 (2.48%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (2.29%) MCT
14 11 (2.10%) VCAP
15 10 (1.91%) CCNP
16 9 (1.72%) SC Cleared
17 8 (1.53%) MCSA
18 7 (1.34%) CCEA
18 7 (1.34%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.10%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) SLA
2 6 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 318 (60.69%) Active Directory
2 225 (42.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (22.52%) Hyper-V
4 73 (13.93%) VMware ESX
5 53 (10.11%) XenApp
6 49 (9.35%) vSphere
7 23 (4.39%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.48%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (2.48%) Terminal Services
9 13 (2.48%) ISA Server
9 13 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (2.29%) UAG
11 10 (1.91%) Xen
12 8 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (1.15%) XenServer
13 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (1.15%) KVM
14 5 (0.95%) vCloud
14 5 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 248 (47.33%) SCCM
2 55 (10.50%) Nagios
3 50 (9.54%) Puppet
4 48 (9.16%) SCVMM
4 48 (9.16%) OpenView
5 40 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (7.25%) WSUS
7 33 (6.30%) SCOrch
8 30 (5.73%) NetBackup
9 27 (5.15%) SCSM
10 20 (3.82%) SCDPM
11 16 (3.05%) HP SIM
11 16 (3.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 14 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 13 (2.48%) Legato
14 11 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
14 11 (2.10%) Backup Exec
15 10 (1.91%) Tivoli
16 9 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 9 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 312 (59.54%) VMware
2 302 (57.63%) Microsoft
3 132 (25.19%) HP
4 102 (19.47%) Citrix
5 76 (14.50%) Cisco
5 76 (14.50%) Oracle
6 73 (13.93%) EMC
7 54 (10.31%) Symantec
8 46 (8.78%) NetApp
9 45 (8.59%) Dell
10 42 (8.02%) Remedy
11 33 (6.30%) IBM
12 30 (5.73%) Red Hat
13 29 (5.53%) SolarWinds
14 19 (3.63%) JBoss
15 17 (3.24%) Juniper
16 15 (2.86%) IronPort
16 15 (2.86%) CommVault
17 14 (2.67%) Veritas
17 14 (2.67%) Lotus
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