The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 88 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.15% 2.21% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.82% 34.33% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +18.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SCOM
Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 67 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.29% 6.44% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 29
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SCOM
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
1 13 (76.47%) Citrix
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
1 13 (76.47%) NetApp
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
2 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) VCP5
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) CRM
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) Broadband
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Broadband
4 4 (23.53%) MPLS
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
1 4 (23.53%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) CRM
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) VCP5
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Citrix
1 13 (76.47%) NetApp
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) AppSense
2 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft