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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 391 377 440
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +63
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 270 244 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.97% 8.56% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 214 198 180
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
3389 2849 2813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.38% 6.50% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2816 2361 2409
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 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 18 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 +32 81 £51,500 +0.48% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £70,000 -
Hammersmith -9 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 - 1
Westminster - 1 £39,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 433 (80.93%) Windows
2 354 (66.17%) Active Directory
3 314 (58.69%) VMware
4 299 (55.89%) Microsoft
5 251 (46.92%) SCCM
6 226 (42.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 205 (38.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 202 (37.76%) SAN
9 172 (32.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 162 (30.28%) MS Exchange
11 160 (29.91%) DNS
12 141 (26.36%) HP
13 139 (25.98%) ITIL
14 136 (25.42%) SQL
14 136 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 131 (24.49%) SQL Server
15 131 (24.49%) Finance
16 125 (23.36%) SharePoint
17 120 (22.43%) MS Excel
18 118 (22.06%) DHCP
19 117 (21.87%) Hyper-V
20 111 (20.75%) PowerShell
21 110 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 110 (20.56%) TCP/IP
22 107 (20.00%) Citrix
22 107 (20.00%) Linux
23 94 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
24 90 (16.82%) Cisco
25 87 (16.26%) MCSE
26 79 (14.77%) Lync

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (30.28%) MS Exchange
2 125 (23.36%) SharePoint
3 94 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 79 (14.77%) Lync
5 66 (12.34%) IIS
6 47 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (5.61%) Tomcat
8 29 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (3.18%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (2.62%) Lotus Domino
11 13 (2.43%) Apache
11 13 (2.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 120 (22.43%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.92%) MS Office
3 5 (0.93%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 39 (7.29%) Dynamics GP
2 29 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.54%) Office 365
2 21 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.62%) IaaS
4 10 (1.87%) 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
1 202 (37.76%) SAN
2 160 (29.91%) DNS
3 118 (22.06%) DHCP
4 110 (20.56%) TCP/IP
5 65 (12.15%) NAS
6 60 (11.21%) WAN
7 51 (9.53%) Firewall
8 44 (8.22%) SSL
9 43 (8.04%) HTTP
10 42 (7.85%) LAN
11 40 (7.48%) FTP
11 40 (7.48%) Wireless
12 39 (7.29%) IPv4
13 38 (7.10%) SNMP
14 34 (6.36%) VPN
15 25 (4.67%) Internet
16 19 (3.55%) NetScaler
17 18 (3.36%) SSH
18 17 (3.18%) MPLS
19 13 (2.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 31 (5.79%) MongoDB
4 30 (5.61%) NoSQL
4 30 (5.61%) Redis
5 29 (5.42%) MySQL
6 28 (5.23%) MariaDB
7 23 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.37%) DB2
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 39 (7.29%) JIRA
1 39 (7.29%) Subversion
2 1 (0.19%) NUnit
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 131 (24.49%) Finance
2 34 (6.36%) Banking
3 29 (5.42%) Retail
4 14 (2.62%) Marketing
4 14 (2.62%) Law
4 14 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.43%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.87%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.68%) Publishing
8 7 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.12%) Electronics
9 6 (1.12%) Advertising
10 3 (0.56%) Legal
11 2 (0.37%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (12.52%) Analyst
2 61 (11.40%) Administrator
3 51 (9.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (8.79%) Systems Administrator
5 44 (8.22%) Server Engineer
6 40 (7.48%) Architect
7 30 (5.61%) Developer
8 29 (5.42%) Lead Developer
9 28 (5.23%) Consultant
10 26 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (4.49%) Server Support
12 21 (3.93%) Windows Engineer
13 20 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 19 (3.55%) Support Engineer
14 19 (3.55%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (3.36%) Team Leader
16 15 (2.80%) Microsoft Consultant
17 14 (2.62%) Senior Server Engineer
17 14 (2.62%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
2 28 (5.23%) MSMQ
3 24 (4.49%) .NET
4 7 (1.31%) COM
4 7 (1.31%) Application Packaging
5 4 (0.75%) Middleware
6 3 (0.56%) SAML
6 3 (0.56%) HTML
6 3 (0.56%) Web Services
6 3 (0.56%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.19%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.19%) XML
7 1 (0.19%) CSS
7 1 (0.19%) OLE
7 1 (0.19%) jQuery
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.02%) Clustering
2 53 (9.91%) Blackberry
3 29 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (2.80%) EqualLogic
6 13 (2.43%) Replication
6 13 (2.43%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.06%) Firmware
7 11 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.68%) PKI
8 9 (1.68%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.12%) DTV
10 5 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.75%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.56%) AVVID
12 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.37%) Wiki
13 2 (0.37%) e-Health
13 2 (0.37%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 433 (80.93%) Windows
2 205 (38.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 172 (32.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 136 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 107 (20.00%) Linux
6 41 (7.66%) Windows 7
7 33 (6.17%) Solaris
8 29 (5.42%) Windows XP
9 27 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (4.30%) UNIX
11 20 (3.74%) CentOS
12 12 (2.24%) AIX
13 11 (2.06%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.93%) HPUX
16 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (25.98%) ITIL
2 71 (13.27%) Project Management
3 57 (10.65%) Service Delivery
4 45 (8.41%) Load Balancing
5 43 (8.04%) E-Commerce
6 42 (7.85%) People Management
7 29 (5.42%) CRM
8 28 (5.23%) Change Management
8 28 (5.23%) Migration
9 24 (4.49%) Problem Management
10 20 (3.74%) High Availability
10 20 (3.74%) ITSM
11 18 (3.36%) Data Protection
12 17 (3.18%) Strategic Planning
13 16 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (2.99%) Service Management
13 16 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
14 15 (2.80%) Workflow
14 15 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 136 (25.42%) SQL
2 111 (20.75%) PowerShell
3 40 (7.48%) Bash Shell
4 36 (6.73%) Ruby
5 20 (3.74%) Perl
6 17 (3.18%) Java
7 10 (1.87%) C
8 9 (1.68%) C#
9 7 (1.31%) Python
10 5 (0.93%) VB
11 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.75%) VBScript
12 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.19%) PHP
13 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 110 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (16.26%) MCSE
3 55 (10.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 44 (8.22%) MCITP
5 38 (7.10%) Degree
5 38 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (5.79%) MCTS
7 23 (4.30%) CCNA
8 20 (3.74%) Security Cleared
9 17 (3.18%) MCP
10 16 (2.99%) VCP5
11 15 (2.80%) VCAP
12 14 (2.62%) CCNP
13 11 (2.06%) MCT
13 11 (2.06%) MCSA
13 11 (2.06%) SC Cleared
14 10 (1.87%) VCP4
14 10 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.12%) CCEE
15 6 (1.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.62%) QA
2 8 (1.50%) SLA
3 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) GPG13
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 354 (66.17%) Active Directory
2 226 (42.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (21.87%) Hyper-V
4 70 (13.08%) VMware ESX
5 62 (11.59%) vSphere
6 52 (9.72%) XenApp
7 26 (4.86%) XenDesktop
8 22 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.43%) UAG
10 12 (2.24%) Forefront TMG
10 12 (2.24%) ISA Server
11 11 (2.06%) Terminal Services
11 11 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.31%) NFS
12 7 (1.31%) Xen
13 6 (1.12%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.93%) XenServer
14 5 (0.93%) vCloud
15 4 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 251 (46.92%) SCCM
2 55 (10.28%) Nagios
3 49 (9.16%) OpenView
4 44 (8.22%) SCVMM
5 42 (7.85%) Puppet
6 39 (7.29%) NetBackup
7 38 (7.10%) SCOrch
8 34 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (6.17%) WSUS
10 32 (5.98%) HP SIM
11 21 (3.93%) SCSM
11 21 (3.93%) SCDPM
12 20 (3.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 13 (2.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 13 (2.43%) Legato
14 12 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (2.24%) Tivoli
15 11 (2.06%) Backup Exec
16 9 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
16 9 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 314 (58.69%) VMware
2 299 (55.89%) Microsoft
3 141 (26.36%) HP
4 107 (20.00%) Citrix
5 90 (16.82%) Cisco
6 73 (13.64%) EMC
7 70 (13.08%) Oracle
8 67 (12.52%) NetApp
9 52 (9.72%) Symantec
10 50 (9.35%) Remedy
11 46 (8.60%) Dell
12 37 (6.92%) SolarWinds
13 31 (5.79%) IBM
13 31 (5.79%) Red Hat
14 23 (4.30%) Juniper
15 19 (3.55%) Sophos
16 18 (3.36%) JBoss
17 17 (3.18%) AppSense
18 16 (2.99%) CommVault
19 13 (2.43%) BMC
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable Depending on Earnings
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £39000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
University College London
Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Uxbridge
CPS Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits, OT
Posted: 23 days ago