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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 58 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.37% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.00% 18.18% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £24,000 £30,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% -2.38%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
30 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.57% 2.58% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 11
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,600 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Northampton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) SCCM
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 5 (41.67%) IIS
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) VoIP
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
6 4 (33.33%) Mitel
6 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) MCSE
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) MPLS
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) IT Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) MOF
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SCSM
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 5 (41.67%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Mitel
4 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) F5