The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 77 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.21% 0.99% -
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 24.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
SCOM
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
36 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.63% 4.11% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 10
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Northampton -30 5 £39,000 +1.29%
Brackley - 1 £35,000 -
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SCCM
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) MCSE
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (28.57%) SCOrch
7 4 (28.57%) SCSM
7 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (21.43%) WSUS
8 3 (21.43%) Replication
8 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (14.29%) C#
9 2 (14.29%) Dell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DBA
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) MOF
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) SCOrch
2 4 (28.57%) SCSM
3 3 (21.43%) WSUS
4 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 2 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp