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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 89 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% 0.85% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 10.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £48,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -1.20%
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
30 79 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.87% 8.44% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 55 27
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £24,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 17 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) SCDPM
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 3 (37.50%) WSUS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
4 3 (37.50%) SCSM
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
2 5 (62.50%) SCDPM
3 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
3 3 (37.50%) WSUS
3 3 (37.50%) SCSM
4 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VMware