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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 397 379 417
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +38
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 266 239 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.03% 8.08% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 220 195 210
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 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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
3314 2959 2736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.86% 6.68% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2731 2403 2330
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 £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 89 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -15 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 387 (74.85%) Windows
2 312 (60.35%) Active Directory
3 308 (59.57%) VMware
4 300 (58.03%) Microsoft
5 238 (46.03%) SCCM
6 220 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 196 (37.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 191 (36.94%) SAN
9 165 (31.91%) MS Exchange
10 157 (30.37%) SQL
11 141 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 139 (26.89%) Finance
13 130 (25.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 130 (25.15%) HP
14 128 (24.76%) SQL Server
14 128 (24.76%) MS Excel
15 127 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
16 125 (24.18%) DNS
17 123 (23.79%) ITIL
18 122 (23.60%) PowerShell
19 116 (22.44%) Hyper-V
19 116 (22.44%) Linux
20 107 (20.70%) SharePoint
21 104 (20.12%) TCP/IP
22 103 (19.92%) MCSE
23 99 (19.15%) Citrix
23 99 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2010
24 92 (17.79%) DHCP
25 88 (17.02%) Clustering
26 77 (14.89%) Oracle

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 165 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 107 (20.70%) SharePoint
3 99 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 73 (14.12%) Lync
5 56 (10.83%) IIS
6 49 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (5.61%) Tomcat
7 29 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (5.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
10 15 (2.90%) Apache
11 13 (2.51%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
16 3 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 128 (24.76%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.26%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (6.19%) Dynamics GP
2 24 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.77%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 4 (0.77%) RiskWrite
4 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.61%) Office 365
2 23 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.32%) IaaS
4 11 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.74%) PaaS
6 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.19%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 191 (36.94%) SAN
2 125 (24.18%) DNS
3 104 (20.12%) TCP/IP
4 92 (17.79%) DHCP
5 62 (11.99%) NAS
6 49 (9.48%) WAN
7 46 (8.90%) HTTP
7 46 (8.90%) SSL
8 42 (8.12%) Firewall
9 38 (7.35%) IPv4
10 36 (6.96%) SNMP
11 33 (6.38%) FTP
12 32 (6.19%) LAN
13 31 (6.00%) Wireless
14 26 (5.03%) VPN
15 22 (4.26%) SSH
16 14 (2.71%) SMTP
17 13 (2.51%) Internet
18 10 (1.93%) Unified Communications
19 9 (1.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.16%) MongoDB
3 36 (6.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 36 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (6.96%) MySQL
4 35 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (6.58%) NoSQL
6 29 (5.61%) Redis
7 27 (5.22%) MariaDB
8 15 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.55%) CouchDB
9 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.35%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.35%) OLTP
10 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.97%) VLDB
12 5 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (6.58%) Subversion
2 32 (6.19%) JIRA
3 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) NUnit
General
1 139 (26.89%) Finance
2 25 (4.84%) Banking
2 25 (4.84%) Retail
3 18 (3.48%) Law
4 16 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.51%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.13%) Marketing
7 10 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.16%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.97%) Legal
10 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.77%) Electronics
10 4 (0.77%) Games
11 3 (0.58%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.39%) Front Office
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (14.12%) Administrator
2 54 (10.44%) Analyst
3 50 (9.67%) Systems Administrator
4 46 (8.90%) Consultant
5 44 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 43 (8.32%) Server Engineer
7 37 (7.16%) Architect
8 26 (5.03%) Developer
9 25 (4.84%) Lead Developer
10 23 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 22 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
11 22 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
12 21 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
13 20 (3.87%) Linux Administrator
13 20 (3.87%) Technical Consultant
14 19 (3.68%) Support Analyst
15 18 (3.48%) Support Engineer
16 16 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (3.09%) Team Leader
16 16 (3.09%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.58%) .NET
2 29 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
3 27 (5.22%) MSMQ
4 7 (1.35%) COM
4 7 (1.35%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.97%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.97%) Web Services
6 4 (0.77%) SAML
7 3 (0.58%) HTML
8 1 (0.19%) jQuery
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.19%) HTML5
8 1 (0.19%) Middleware
8 1 (0.19%) XML
8 1 (0.19%) CSS
8 1 (0.19%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 88 (17.02%) Clustering
2 43 (8.32%) Blackberry
3 22 (4.26%) Replication
4 19 (3.68%) EqualLogic
5 18 (3.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (2.71%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.32%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.93%) Firmware
8 10 (1.93%) IPTV
9 9 (1.74%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.97%) Open Source
12 4 (0.77%) iPad
12 4 (0.77%) PKI
12 4 (0.77%) DTV
13 2 (0.39%) e-Health
13 2 (0.39%) Wiki
14 1 (0.19%) FMCG
14 1 (0.19%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.19%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 387 (74.85%) Windows
2 196 (37.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 141 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 127 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (22.44%) Linux
6 36 (6.96%) Solaris
7 34 (6.58%) Windows 7
8 30 (5.80%) Windows XP
9 28 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (5.22%) CentOS
11 24 (4.64%) UNIX
12 12 (2.32%) AIX
12 12 (2.32%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.35%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.16%) HPUX
16 4 (0.77%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.77%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (23.79%) ITIL
2 54 (10.44%) Project Management
3 49 (9.48%) Service Delivery
4 45 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 41 (7.93%) Migration
6 37 (7.16%) Load Balancing
7 25 (4.84%) High Availability
7 25 (4.84%) CRM
8 24 (4.64%) Change Management
9 20 (3.87%) Data Protection
10 19 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (3.48%) ITSM
12 15 (2.90%) Configuration Management
12 15 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (2.90%) Capacity Management
12 15 (2.90%) Problem Management
13 14 (2.71%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (2.51%) Strategic Planning
15 12 (2.32%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (2.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 157 (30.37%) SQL
2 122 (23.60%) PowerShell
3 40 (7.74%) Bash Shell
3 40 (7.74%) Ruby
4 32 (6.19%) Perl
5 21 (4.06%) Java
6 16 (3.09%) Python
7 13 (2.51%) C
8 11 (2.13%) C#
9 10 (1.93%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.16%) VBScript
11 5 (0.97%) VB
11 5 (0.97%) PHP
11 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 130 (25.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (19.92%) MCSE
3 62 (11.99%) MCITP
4 51 (9.86%) MCTS
5 48 (9.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 42 (8.12%) Degree
7 26 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (3.87%) VCP5
9 18 (3.48%) MCP
9 18 (3.48%) CCNA
10 15 (2.90%) VCP4
11 14 (2.71%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (2.51%) MCT
13 12 (2.32%) VCAP
13 12 (2.32%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.74%) CCNP
14 9 (1.74%) MCSA
15 8 (1.55%) CCA
15 8 (1.55%) CCEA
15 8 (1.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.93%) QA
2 6 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 312 (60.35%) Active Directory
2 220 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (22.44%) Hyper-V
4 72 (13.93%) VMware ESX
5 51 (9.86%) XenApp
6 47 (9.09%) vSphere
7 19 (3.68%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.51%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (2.51%) ISA Server
10 12 (2.32%) Terminal Services
11 11 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (2.13%) UAG
12 9 (1.74%) Xen
13 8 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (1.35%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.35%) KVM
15 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (1.16%) XenServer
16 5 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 238 (46.03%) SCCM
2 55 (10.64%) Nagios
3 53 (10.25%) Puppet
4 47 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 47 (9.09%) OpenView
5 43 (8.32%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (7.93%) WSUS
7 33 (6.38%) SCOrch
8 29 (5.61%) NetBackup
9 27 (5.22%) SCSM
10 18 (3.48%) SCDPM
11 17 (3.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 12 (2.32%) Legato
13 11 (2.13%) Backup Exec
13 11 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (1.74%) Tivoli
14 9 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 9 (1.74%) HP SIM
15 8 (1.55%) Cacti
15 8 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 308 (59.57%) VMware
2 300 (58.03%) Microsoft
3 130 (25.15%) HP
4 99 (19.15%) Citrix
5 77 (14.89%) Oracle
6 73 (14.12%) EMC
7 72 (13.93%) Cisco
8 54 (10.44%) Symantec
9 41 (7.93%) Remedy
9 41 (7.93%) Dell
10 38 (7.35%) NetApp
11 34 (6.58%) IBM
12 29 (5.61%) Red Hat
13 28 (5.42%) SolarWinds
14 20 (3.87%) JBoss
15 15 (2.90%) Juniper
15 15 (2.90%) CommVault
15 15 (2.90%) Lotus
15 15 (2.90%) IronPort
16 14 (2.71%) Veritas
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus & Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 18 days ago