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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 74 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.23% 0.15% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.41% 11.11% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £47,000 £52,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +94.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £52,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £52,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
37 9 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.34% 1.36% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 51
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,580 £30,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 2 £47,000 -10.47%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco