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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 60 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.78% 0.35% 5.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.45% 1.56% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
55 64 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.21% 22.61% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55 64 30
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 28 January 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) CCA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) AppSense
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) VMware