The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 122 110
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.33% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £37,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SCOM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
134 86 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.26% 5.96% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 85 63 62
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) EdgeSight
2 1 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos