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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 366 376 412
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +36
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 289 260 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.26% 8.97% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 234 207 200
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £59,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
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
3499 2899 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.71% 6.48% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 2427 2382
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £67,500 £67,500
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 79 £52,500 - 13
Uxbridge +1 7 £57,500 +49.35% 1
West Drayton - 3 £70,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -8 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Westminster - 1 £39,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 438 (79.78%) Windows
2 367 (66.85%) Active Directory
3 315 (57.38%) VMware
4 313 (57.01%) Microsoft
5 264 (48.09%) SCCM
6 217 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 198 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 193 (35.15%) SAN
9 192 (34.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 162 (29.51%) MS Exchange
11 158 (28.78%) DNS
12 146 (26.59%) ITIL
13 136 (24.77%) Finance
14 129 (23.50%) HP
15 128 (23.32%) Citrix
15 128 (23.32%) SQL Server
15 128 (23.32%) Hyper-V
16 121 (22.04%) SQL
17 117 (21.31%) SharePoint
18 112 (20.40%) DHCP
18 112 (20.40%) Windows Server 2003
19 109 (19.85%) MS Excel
19 109 (19.85%) PowerShell
20 107 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
21 105 (19.13%) Cisco
22 103 (18.76%) Exchange Server 2010
23 102 (18.58%) TCP/IP
24 97 (17.67%) Linux
25 89 (16.21%) MCSE
26 83 (15.12%) NetApp

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (29.51%) MS Exchange
2 117 (21.31%) SharePoint
3 103 (18.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 76 (13.84%) Lync
5 66 (12.02%) IIS
6 47 (8.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (5.10%) Tomcat
8 26 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (3.28%) JBoss
10 17 (3.10%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (2.55%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (2.00%) Apache
13 9 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 109 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 32 (5.83%) Dynamics GP
2 31 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.47%) Office 365
2 21 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.19%) IaaS
4 10 (1.82%) PaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.55%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 193 (35.15%) SAN
2 158 (28.78%) DNS
3 112 (20.40%) DHCP
4 102 (18.58%) TCP/IP
5 67 (12.20%) Firewall
6 66 (12.02%) WAN
7 59 (10.75%) NAS
8 54 (9.84%) VPN
9 47 (8.56%) Wireless
10 40 (7.29%) SSL
10 40 (7.29%) LAN
11 39 (7.10%) Internet
11 39 (7.10%) HTTP
12 35 (6.38%) IPv4
13 34 (6.19%) MPLS
13 34 (6.19%) SNMP
14 33 (6.01%) FTP
15 24 (4.37%) Unified Communications
16 20 (3.64%) NetScaler
17 19 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (23.32%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (6.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 28 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 28 (5.10%) Redis
4 27 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (4.74%) NoSQL
5 26 (4.74%) MySQL
5 26 (4.74%) MariaDB
6 12 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.73%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.36%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (5.83%) Subversion
1 32 (5.83%) JIRA
2 6 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.18%) NUnit
3 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 136 (24.77%) Finance
2 33 (6.01%) Banking
3 19 (3.46%) Law
4 15 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.55%) Retail
6 11 (2.00%) Publishing
7 10 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.64%) Marketing
9 7 (1.28%) Advertising
10 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.91%) Electronics
12 4 (0.73%) Legal
13 2 (0.36%) Games
14 1 (0.18%) Front Office
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
14 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (15.66%) Analyst
2 52 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (7.47%) Administrator
4 40 (7.29%) Architect
5 36 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 33 (6.01%) Server Engineer
7 27 (4.92%) Consultant
7 27 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 27 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (4.55%) Developer
9 24 (4.37%) Network Engineer
9 24 (4.37%) Lead Developer
10 23 (4.19%) Support Engineer
10 23 (4.19%) Server Support
10 23 (4.19%) Team Leader
11 20 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (3.46%) Support Analyst
12 19 (3.46%) Linux Engineer
12 19 (3.46%) Windows Engineer
13 18 (3.28%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
2 26 (4.74%) MSMQ
3 19 (3.46%) .NET
4 8 (1.46%) Application Packaging
5 7 (1.28%) XML
6 4 (0.73%) Middleware
7 3 (0.55%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.55%) HTML
7 3 (0.55%) Web Services
8 2 (0.36%) COM
9 1 (0.18%) CSS
9 1 (0.18%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.18%) SAML
9 1 (0.18%) jQuery
9 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.18%) HTML5
9 1 (0.18%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.84%) Clustering
2 60 (10.93%) Blackberry
3 25 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.28%) Hedge funds
5 16 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.37%) PKI
7 11 (2.00%) Replication
7 11 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (1.82%) AVVID
9 7 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.28%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.91%) DTV
11 4 (0.73%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.55%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.36%) FlexPod
13 2 (0.36%) User Experience
13 2 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 438 (79.78%) Windows
2 198 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 192 (34.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 112 (20.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 97 (17.67%) Linux
6 41 (7.47%) Windows 7
7 29 (5.28%) Solaris
8 26 (4.74%) UNIX
9 25 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 23 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (3.46%) CentOS
12 15 (2.73%) AIX
13 14 (2.55%) Windows 8
14 11 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.91%) HPUX
16 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (26.59%) ITIL
2 66 (12.02%) Project Management
3 58 (10.56%) Load Balancing
4 50 (9.11%) Service Delivery
5 33 (6.01%) Migration
6 32 (5.83%) People Management
7 31 (5.65%) CRM
7 31 (5.65%) Problem Management
8 30 (5.46%) Change Management
9 28 (5.10%) E-Commerce
10 20 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (3.46%) ITSM
12 17 (3.10%) Performance Monitoring
13 16 (2.91%) Service Management
13 16 (2.91%) Strategic Planning
14 15 (2.73%) High Availability
15 14 (2.55%) Data Protection
15 14 (2.55%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (2.37%) Performance Management
17 12 (2.19%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (22.04%) SQL
2 109 (19.85%) PowerShell
3 34 (6.19%) Ruby
4 32 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 19 (3.46%) Perl
6 16 (2.91%) Java
7 10 (1.82%) C
8 8 (1.46%) C#
8 8 (1.46%) VB
9 5 (0.91%) Python
10 4 (0.73%) VBScript
11 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 107 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (16.21%) MCSE
3 59 (10.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 48 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (7.29%) Degree
6 37 (6.74%) MCITP
7 26 (4.74%) Security Cleared
7 26 (4.74%) CCNA
8 22 (4.01%) CCNP
9 21 (3.83%) MCTS
10 18 (3.28%) VCAP
11 17 (3.10%) MCP
12 16 (2.91%) MCSA
12 16 (2.91%) VCP5
12 16 (2.91%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.82%) VCP4
13 10 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (1.46%) MCT
15 6 (1.09%) JNCIA
15 6 (1.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.37%) QA
2 10 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) GPG13
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 367 (66.85%) Active Directory
2 217 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (23.32%) Hyper-V
4 82 (14.94%) vSphere
5 63 (11.48%) VMware ESX
6 57 (10.38%) XenApp
7 33 (6.01%) XenDesktop
8 24 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (2.55%) Terminal Server
10 14 (2.55%) NFS
11 13 (2.37%) UAG
12 12 (2.19%) Firmware
13 10 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.46%) Terminal Services
14 8 (1.46%) ISA Server
14 8 (1.46%) XenServer
15 7 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (1.28%) Xen
16 4 (0.73%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 264 (48.09%) SCCM
2 54 (9.84%) SCVMM
3 47 (8.56%) NetBackup
4 45 (8.20%) Nagios
5 43 (7.83%) SCOrch
6 39 (7.10%) OpenView
7 37 (6.74%) HP SIM
8 35 (6.38%) Puppet
9 30 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
10 28 (5.10%) WSUS
11 23 (4.19%) SCDPM
12 20 (3.64%) CiscoWorks
13 19 (3.46%) Cisco CUCM
13 19 (3.46%) SCSM
14 17 (3.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 14 (2.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 13 (2.37%) Legato
17 12 (2.19%) Tivoli
17 12 (2.19%) Backup Exec
18 6 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 315 (57.38%) VMware
2 313 (57.01%) Microsoft
3 129 (23.50%) HP
4 128 (23.32%) Citrix
5 105 (19.13%) Cisco
6 83 (15.12%) NetApp
7 74 (13.48%) EMC
8 50 (9.11%) SolarWinds
9 46 (8.38%) Oracle
9 46 (8.38%) Dell
10 45 (8.20%) Symantec
11 43 (7.83%) Remedy
12 34 (6.19%) Juniper
13 27 (4.92%) Red Hat
14 22 (4.01%) AppSense
15 20 (3.64%) Sophos
15 20 (3.64%) CommVault
16 15 (2.73%) BMC
16 15 (2.73%) Veritas
16 15 (2.73%) IronPort
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Rate / Unable to publish
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great package and bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 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: 10 days ago