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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 379 417 414
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 275 252 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.92% 7.66% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 239 233 167
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £37,682 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
3474 3290 2834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.80% 6.68% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 2714 2276
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +34 60 £52,500 - 5
Canary Wharf - 13 £65,000 -
Croydon +16 4 £60,000 +27.65% 1
Uxbridge -3 2 £32,500 +6.55%
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 £42,500 +21.42%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 557 (88.41%) Windows
2 445 (70.63%) Microsoft
3 404 (64.13%) Active Directory
4 346 (54.92%) SCCM
5 331 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 280 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 272 (43.17%) VMware
8 218 (34.60%) Hyper-V
9 207 (32.86%) SAN
10 201 (31.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 198 (31.43%) MS Exchange
12 173 (27.46%) ITIL
12 173 (27.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 169 (26.83%) PowerShell
13 169 (26.83%) MCSE
14 164 (26.03%) SQL Server
15 153 (24.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 143 (22.70%) MS Excel
17 138 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2010
18 133 (21.11%) SQL
19 125 (19.84%) Cisco
19 125 (19.84%) Lync
20 115 (18.25%) Windows 7
20 115 (18.25%) HP
21 112 (17.78%) SharePoint
22 108 (17.14%) Linux
22 108 (17.14%) Citrix
23 105 (16.67%) MCITP
24 104 (16.51%) Office 365
25 103 (16.35%) DNS

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 198 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 138 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (19.84%) Lync
4 112 (17.78%) SharePoint
5 76 (12.06%) IIS
5 76 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 62 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (5.40%) Office Communications Server
8 30 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 30 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 24 (3.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.59%) Tomcat
13 8 (1.27%) JBoss
14 5 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 143 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 64 (10.16%) MS Office
3 10 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.79%) MS Project
5 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (5.24%) Dynamics GP
2 14 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.48%) SAP CCM
4 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 104 (16.51%) Office 365
2 53 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.27%) SaaS
5 8 (1.27%) IaaS
6 7 (1.11%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.63%) PaaS
8 3 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 207 (32.86%) SAN
2 103 (16.35%) DNS
3 71 (11.27%) DHCP
4 64 (10.16%) Firewall
5 53 (8.41%) TCP/IP
6 51 (8.10%) WAN
7 38 (6.03%) FTP
7 38 (6.03%) Internet
8 35 (5.56%) Wireless
8 35 (5.56%) VPN
8 35 (5.56%) LAN
9 34 (5.40%) Unified Communications
10 23 (3.65%) NetScaler
11 19 (3.02%) iSCSI
12 17 (2.70%) NAS
13 16 (2.54%) VLAN
14 14 (2.22%) MPLS
15 13 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (1.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 75 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 46 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (1.59%) MySQL
10 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.79%) DTS
11 5 (0.79%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (5.08%) Subversion
1 32 (5.08%) JIRA
2 6 (0.95%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 90 (14.29%) Finance
2 32 (5.08%) Advertising
3 23 (3.65%) Publishing
4 21 (3.33%) Marketing
5 15 (2.38%) Banking
6 14 (2.22%) Law
7 13 (2.06%) Back Office
8 12 (1.90%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.11%) Legal
10 5 (0.79%) German Language
10 5 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.63%) Retail
12 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (15.56%) Consultant
2 89 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 88 (13.97%) Analyst
4 49 (7.78%) Technical Consultant
4 49 (7.78%) Administrator
5 45 (7.14%) Architect
6 43 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
7 38 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
8 35 (5.56%) Server Engineer
8 35 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
9 33 (5.24%) Wintel Analyst
10 31 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
10 31 (4.92%) Build Engineer
11 30 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
12 26 (4.13%) Team Leader
13 24 (3.81%) Network Engineer
13 24 (3.81%) Operations Engineer
14 23 (3.65%) Senior Consultant
15 22 (3.49%) Operations Analyst
16 19 (3.02%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.13%) .NET
2 14 (2.22%) Web Services
3 12 (1.90%) SAML
3 12 (1.90%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.27%) Application Packaging
5 7 (1.11%) XML
6 3 (0.48%) HTML
6 3 (0.48%) XMPP
7 2 (0.32%) WAP
7 2 (0.32%) Ajax
7 2 (0.32%) JSON
7 2 (0.32%) SOAP
7 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.32%) jQuery
8 1 (0.16%) CSS3
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.16%) CSS
8 1 (0.16%) XSL
8 1 (0.16%) XSLT
8 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.95%) Clustering
2 36 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 35 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 29 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.60%) Replication
5 23 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.02%) Digital Media
7 15 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.38%) PKI
8 12 (1.90%) EqualLogic
9 10 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.43%) FlexPod
11 8 (1.27%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.11%) BYOD
12 7 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.79%) CMDB
13 5 (0.79%) Statistics
14 4 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 557 (88.41%) Windows
2 331 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 280 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 153 (24.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 115 (18.25%) Windows 7
6 108 (17.14%) Linux
7 41 (6.51%) Windows XP
8 29 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (4.60%) Windows 8
9 19 (3.02%) Solaris
10 17 (2.70%) UNIX
11 7 (1.11%) AIX
11 7 (1.11%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.48%) CentOS
13 3 (0.48%) VMS
14 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (27.46%) ITIL
2 73 (11.59%) Migration
3 52 (8.25%) Project Management
4 44 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (5.87%) Service Management
5 37 (5.87%) Problem Management
6 36 (5.71%) Data Protection
7 34 (5.40%) Load Balancing
8 33 (5.24%) Change Management
9 32 (5.08%) People Management
10 29 (4.60%) Service Delivery
11 24 (3.81%) Software Deployment
12 23 (3.65%) Change Control
13 22 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
14 21 (3.33%) ITSM
15 20 (3.17%) Incident Management
16 18 (2.86%) Business Development
16 18 (2.86%) Investment Management
16 18 (2.86%) CRM
17 16 (2.54%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 169 (26.83%) PowerShell
2 133 (21.11%) SQL
3 36 (5.71%) Bash Shell
4 13 (2.06%) VB
5 12 (1.90%) VBScript
6 11 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.75%) C
7 8 (1.27%) Python
8 7 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.79%) Perl
10 4 (0.63%) PHP
10 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.48%) Ruby
11 3 (0.48%) R
12 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.32%) C#
12 2 (0.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 201 (31.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 169 (26.83%) MCSE
3 105 (16.67%) MCITP
4 85 (13.49%) Degree
5 55 (8.73%) MCTS
6 52 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (6.19%) MCP
8 31 (4.92%) Security Cleared
9 27 (4.29%) MCSA
10 23 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (3.49%) CCNP
11 22 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (2.38%) CCNA
12 15 (2.38%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.59%) VCP5
14 7 (1.11%) CCDP
15 5 (0.79%) CCA
15 5 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (0.79%) PMP
15 5 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.84%) SLA
2 6 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 404 (64.13%) Active Directory
2 218 (34.60%) Hyper-V
3 173 (27.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (13.02%) vSphere
5 61 (9.68%) XenApp
6 55 (8.73%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (7.78%) XenDesktop
8 43 (6.83%) VMware ESX
9 37 (5.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 24 (3.81%) ISA Server
11 23 (3.65%) XenServer
12 19 (3.02%) Forefront TMG
13 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (1.90%) NFS
14 10 (1.59%) UAG
15 9 (1.43%) BitLocker
15 9 (1.43%) Terminal Server
16 8 (1.27%) VMware Server
17 6 (0.95%) Terminal Services
18 5 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 346 (54.92%) SCCM
2 70 (11.11%) Nagios
3 58 (9.21%) SCVMM
4 54 (8.57%) SCOrch
5 38 (6.03%) OpenView
6 27 (4.29%) Opsview
7 24 (3.81%) NetBackup
7 24 (3.81%) SCDPM
8 22 (3.49%) Backup Exec
9 18 (2.86%) Legato
9 18 (2.86%) SCSM
10 16 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 12 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
12 11 (1.75%) WSUS
12 11 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 9 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
13 9 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (1.11%) AirWatch
15 6 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 445 (70.63%) Microsoft
2 272 (43.17%) VMware
3 125 (19.84%) Cisco
4 115 (18.25%) HP
5 108 (17.14%) Citrix
6 79 (12.54%) NetApp
7 77 (12.22%) Dell
8 69 (10.95%) Oracle
9 49 (7.78%) Remedy
10 48 (7.62%) EMC
11 47 (7.46%) SolarWinds
12 35 (5.56%) Symantec
13 34 (5.40%) CommVault
13 34 (5.40%) Veeam
14 33 (5.24%) Juniper
15 31 (4.92%) Red Hat
16 24 (3.81%) Huawei
17 21 (3.33%) Veritas
18 16 (2.54%) F5
19 15 (2.38%) AppSense
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: £50-55k+benefits (£57k package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago