The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 80 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.65% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.55% 15.38% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +54.92%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
22 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.89% 4.21% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 17
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SCOM
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the North East

SCOM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint