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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 102 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 0.61% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.11% 11.76% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 10
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,525 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
89 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.49% 5.21% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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 24 April 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 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (60.00%) Tivoli
4 20 (50.00%) IBM
4 20 (50.00%) SCCM
5 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
6 18 (45.00%) UNIX
7 17 (42.50%) Change Management
8 16 (40.00%) Linux
9 15 (37.50%) Netcool
10 14 (35.00%) Migration
10 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (30.00%) ITIL
12 11 (27.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 11 (27.50%) Remedy
12 11 (27.50%) Finance
12 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
12 11 (27.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
14 9 (22.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
14 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
14 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
15 7 (17.50%) SCVMM
15 7 (17.50%) Banking
16 6 (15.00%) Retail
16 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
16 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
17 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Introscope
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Monitoring Specialist
2 5 (12.50%) Consultant
2 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Solution Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Platform Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) e-Health
3 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) UNIX
3 16 (40.00%) Linux
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Change Management
2 14 (35.00%) Migration
3 12 (30.00%) ITIL
4 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 20 (50.00%) SCCM
3 15 (37.50%) Netcool
4 11 (27.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 11 (27.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 9 (22.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 7 (17.50%) SCVMM
7 4 (10.00%) SCDPM
7 4 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (7.50%) CA Wily
9 2 (5.00%) BladeLogic
9 2 (5.00%) SCSM
10 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) IBM
3 11 (27.50%) Remedy
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) NetQoS
4 3 (7.50%) CA
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Intel
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Nimsoft