The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 71 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.46% - 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.98% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £47,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
SCOM
Northamptonshire

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

Systems Management Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.62% 3.58% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 15
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,989 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SCOM
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Northampton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (37.50%) WatchGuard
5 3 (37.50%) Mitel
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (25.00%) Law
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Kindle
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) LDAP
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technology Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Kindle
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) WatchGuard
3 3 (37.50%) Mitel
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) F5