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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 117 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.74% 10.94% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £24,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
73 64 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.80% 3.63% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 62 57 112
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 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
Thame - 1 £38,500 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Billing
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Sonus
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (80.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) RIP
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) VRRP
2 2 (40.00%) VPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) HSRP
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (40.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Sonus
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) F5