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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 109 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.58% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.60% 20.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
93 35 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.39% 2.92% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 58 25 50
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 27 May 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) SCCM
4 11 (45.83%) Tivoli
4 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 8 (33.33%) UNIX
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) IBM
5 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) CA
7 6 (25.00%) Remedy
7 6 (25.00%) Change Management
7 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) NetQoS
8 5 (20.83%) Security Patching
8 5 (20.83%) CA Wily
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Introscope
8 5 (20.83%) e-Health
8 5 (20.83%) Netcool
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) SCVMM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Introscope
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Monitoring Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Solution Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Platform Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) e-Health
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Security Patching
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) SCCM
2 11 (45.83%) Tivoli
3 5 (20.83%) Netcool
3 5 (20.83%) CA Wily
3 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 3 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (8.33%) SCDPM
7 1 (4.17%) WSUS
7 1 (4.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) CA
3 6 (25.00%) Remedy
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) NetQoS
5 3 (12.50%) Nimsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) VMware
7 1 (4.17%) F5