The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 48 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.64% 0.30% 2.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.36% 1.52% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -10.78%
SCOM
Hampshire

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

Systems Management Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 66 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.43% 19.70% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 12
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £38,400 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SCOM
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) NetScaler
2 6 (85.71%) iSCSI
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenServer
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) EdgeSight
2 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CCA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 6 (85.71%) iSCSI
2 6 (85.71%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCA
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenServer
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) EdgeSight
3 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) HP