The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 112 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% 1.18% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.88% 18.75% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 2
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -2.40%
Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
102 112 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.31% 6.30% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 96 101 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Oxford -4 4 £47,000 +4.44%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) MS Excel
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Clustering
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Lync
5 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) SCVMM
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (36.36%) Lync
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) SQL DBA
1 4 (36.36%) DBA
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Senior SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Senior DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCVMM
2 2 (18.18%) SCDPM
2 2 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware