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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 99 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 0.43% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.06% 16.13% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
85 31 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.92% 2.70% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62 17 68
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) CA
4 8 (53.33%) Introscope
4 8 (53.33%) e-Health
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) CA Wily
4 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) NetQoS
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
6 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Remedy
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (26.67%) Nimsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 2 (13.33%) Replication
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Introscope
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Solution Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) e-Health
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) CA Wily
2 6 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
3 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) CA
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) NetQoS
4 4 (26.67%) Nimsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) F5