The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 41 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.01% 1.17% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.93% 9.09% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
SCOM
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Systems Management Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.76% 12.90% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 13
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SCOM
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Luton region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Luton

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Luton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) DHCP
3 10 (83.33%) FTP
3 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 10 (83.33%) IIS
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (75.00%) DevOps
4 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (75.00%) SLA
4 9 (75.00%) Web Services
5 8 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (58.33%) SCCM
7 6 (50.00%) ITIL
8 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
8 5 (41.67%) Database Security
9 4 (33.33%) Coaching
9 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (33.33%) Akamai
9 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (33.33%) Back Office
9 4 (33.33%) Finance
9 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (33.33%) Project Management
9 4 (33.33%) Publishing
9 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (83.33%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DHCP
1 10 (83.33%) FTP
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) COM
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Database Security
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Akamai
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle