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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.22% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.17% 8.00% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
63 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.99% 2.86% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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
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 6 July 2015. 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 +3 2 £30,000 +33.33%
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) Law
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Kindle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) DTS
6 2 (25.00%) LDAP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) DTS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Kindle
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat