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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 85 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.93% 0.96% -
As % of the Systems Management category 27.27% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
33 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.43% 4.82% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 6
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,450 £23,991
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Northampton -31 2 £30,500 -20.77%
Brackley - 1 £35,000 -
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) WSUS
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Replication
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (18.18%) Remedy
6 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DBA
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) WSUS
3 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
3 2 (18.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp