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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 432 426 417
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 212 251 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.18% 7.69% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 186 225 152
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
3430 3265 2809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.90% 6.67% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2915 2727 2243
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +25 37 £53,750 -2.27% 6
Canary Wharf - 6 £65,000 -
Uxbridge -5 2 £32,500 -
Croydon - 2 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £42,500 +21.42%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 507 (87.72%) Windows
2 399 (69.03%) Microsoft
3 363 (62.80%) Active Directory
4 314 (54.33%) SCCM
5 300 (51.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 252 (43.60%) VMware
7 248 (42.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 194 (33.56%) SAN
9 185 (32.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 185 (32.01%) Hyper-V
10 175 (30.28%) MS Exchange
11 165 (28.55%) PowerShell
12 158 (27.34%) MCSE
13 152 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
14 151 (26.12%) ITIL
15 148 (25.61%) Windows Server 2003
16 146 (25.26%) SQL Server
17 140 (24.22%) MS Excel
18 122 (21.11%) SQL
19 120 (20.76%) Exchange Server 2010
20 112 (19.38%) Windows 7
21 111 (19.20%) Lync
22 107 (18.51%) HP
23 102 (17.65%) Citrix
23 102 (17.65%) Cisco
24 99 (17.13%) SharePoint
25 98 (16.96%) Linux
25 98 (16.96%) MCITP
26 95 (16.44%) DNS
27 89 (15.40%) Finance

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 175 (30.28%) MS Exchange
2 120 (20.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (19.20%) Lync
4 99 (17.13%) SharePoint
5 77 (13.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (11.07%) IIS
7 57 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (5.36%) Office Communications Server
9 27 (4.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 23 (3.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.38%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.04%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.87%) JBoss
15 2 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 140 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 53 (9.17%) MS Office
3 10 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.87%) MS Project
5 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 37 (6.40%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.52%) SAP CCM
4 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 79 (13.67%) Office 365
2 44 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.73%) Mimecast
6 9 (1.56%) SaaS
7 6 (1.04%) IaaS
8 5 (0.87%) PaaS
9 3 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 194 (33.56%) SAN
2 95 (16.44%) DNS
3 67 (11.59%) DHCP
4 47 (8.13%) Firewall
5 42 (7.27%) FTP
6 35 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 35 (6.06%) WAN
7 30 (5.19%) Unified Communications
8 27 (4.67%) Internet
9 26 (4.50%) LAN
10 25 (4.33%) NetScaler
11 20 (3.46%) VPN
11 20 (3.46%) Wireless
12 18 (3.11%) NAS
13 15 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (2.08%) VLAN
15 11 (1.90%) iSCSI
16 9 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (1.21%) MPLS
17 7 (1.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 64 (11.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 50 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.04%) MySQL
9 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.87%) DTS
11 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 38 (6.57%) Subversion
2 37 (6.40%) JIRA
3 8 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (15.40%) Finance
2 27 (4.67%) Advertising
3 22 (3.81%) Publishing
4 17 (2.94%) Law
4 17 (2.94%) Back Office
5 15 (2.60%) Marketing
6 12 (2.08%) Banking
7 11 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.21%) Legal
9 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.35%) German Language
10 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 80 (13.84%) Consultant
1 80 (13.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 72 (12.46%) Analyst
3 48 (8.30%) Administrator
4 45 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
5 44 (7.61%) Technical Consultant
6 42 (7.27%) Architect
7 39 (6.75%) Team Leader
8 34 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
9 30 (5.19%) Microsoft Consultant
9 30 (5.19%) Build Engineer
10 29 (5.02%) Server Engineer
10 29 (5.02%) Wintel Analyst
11 25 (4.33%) Technical Team Leader
12 24 (4.15%) Wintel Engineer
13 22 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
14 21 (3.63%) Senior Consultant
15 20 (3.46%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 19 (3.29%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.46%) .NET
2 19 (3.29%) Web Services
3 12 (2.08%) SAML
4 10 (1.73%) .NET Framework
4 10 (1.73%) XML
5 8 (1.38%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.87%) JSON
6 5 (0.87%) Ajax
6 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.87%) SOAP
6 5 (0.87%) jQuery
7 3 (0.52%) XMPP
8 2 (0.35%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.35%) XSL
8 2 (0.35%) WAP
9 1 (0.17%) CSS3
9 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.17%) XSLT
9 1 (0.17%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 58 (10.03%) Clustering
3 36 (6.23%) Blackberry
4 29 (5.02%) Private Cloud
5 27 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.50%) Replication
7 22 (3.81%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.11%) Public Cloud
9 14 (2.42%) Digital Media
10 13 (2.25%) EqualLogic
11 12 (2.08%) FlexPod
12 11 (1.90%) PKI
12 11 (1.90%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.21%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.87%) Statistics
16 4 (0.69%) CMDB
16 4 (0.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 507 (87.72%) Windows
2 300 (51.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 248 (42.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 148 (25.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 112 (19.38%) Windows 7
6 98 (16.96%) Linux
7 42 (7.27%) Windows XP
8 29 (5.02%) Windows 8
9 26 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (3.11%) Solaris
11 17 (2.94%) UNIX
12 7 (1.21%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.52%) CentOS
13 3 (0.52%) AIX
13 3 (0.52%) VMS
14 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (26.12%) ITIL
2 58 (10.03%) Migration
3 47 (8.13%) Project Management
3 47 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 41 (7.09%) Problem Management
5 36 (6.23%) Data Protection
5 36 (6.23%) People Management
6 28 (4.84%) Service Management
7 27 (4.67%) Change Management
8 26 (4.50%) Service Delivery
9 24 (4.15%) Change Control
9 24 (4.15%) Load Balancing
10 20 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (3.29%) Investment Management
11 19 (3.29%) Software Deployment
12 18 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (2.94%) Incident Management
13 17 (2.94%) ITSM
14 15 (2.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 165 (28.55%) PowerShell
2 122 (21.11%) SQL
3 40 (6.92%) Bash Shell
4 13 (2.25%) VBScript
5 11 (1.90%) VB
5 11 (1.90%) Python
5 11 (1.90%) Shell Script
5 11 (1.90%) C
6 10 (1.73%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.21%) Perl
8 6 (1.04%) PHP
9 5 (0.87%) C#
9 5 (0.87%) Java
9 5 (0.87%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.52%) Ruby
10 3 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 185 (32.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 158 (27.34%) MCSE
3 98 (16.96%) MCITP
4 78 (13.49%) Degree
5 47 (8.13%) MCTS
6 42 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (5.36%) MCP
8 26 (4.50%) MCSA
9 24 (4.15%) Security Cleared
10 23 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (2.94%) CCNP
13 11 (1.90%) CCNA
14 10 (1.73%) CCDP
14 10 (1.73%) SC Cleared
14 10 (1.73%) VCP5
15 5 (0.87%) CCA
15 5 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (0.69%) MCDBA
16 4 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.55%) SLA
2 5 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 363 (62.80%) Active Directory
2 185 (32.01%) Hyper-V
3 152 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (12.28%) vSphere
5 62 (10.73%) XenApp
6 51 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (7.79%) XenDesktop
8 36 (6.23%) VMware ESX
9 34 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 21 (3.63%) XenServer
11 19 (3.29%) ISA Server
12 13 (2.25%) Forefront TMG
13 12 (2.08%) BitLocker
14 9 (1.56%) UAG
14 9 (1.56%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (1.21%) NFS
16 6 (1.04%) Terminal Server
16 6 (1.04%) Terminal Services
17 5 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 314 (54.33%) SCCM
2 69 (11.94%) Nagios
3 41 (7.09%) SCOrch
4 39 (6.75%) OpenView
5 35 (6.06%) SCVMM
6 22 (3.81%) Opsview
7 17 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 17 (2.94%) Backup Exec
8 16 (2.77%) SCDPM
8 16 (2.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 15 (2.60%) Legato
10 13 (2.25%) SCSM
11 12 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (1.73%) WSUS
13 9 (1.56%) Puppet
14 8 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (1.21%) MOM
16 6 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
17 5 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 399 (69.03%) Microsoft
2 252 (43.60%) VMware
3 107 (18.51%) HP
4 102 (17.65%) Citrix
4 102 (17.65%) Cisco
5 70 (12.11%) Dell
6 65 (11.25%) NetApp
7 61 (10.55%) Oracle
8 50 (8.65%) Remedy
9 42 (7.27%) SolarWinds
10 39 (6.75%) EMC
11 36 (6.23%) Symantec
12 28 (4.84%) Red Hat
12 28 (4.84%) Juniper
13 26 (4.50%) CommVault
13 26 (4.50%) Veeam
14 22 (3.81%) AppSense
15 19 (3.29%) Huawei
16 18 (3.11%) Veritas
17 14 (2.42%) Websense
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