The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 108 114 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 35 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.57% 1.02% 1.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.09% 9.02% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 31
Average salary £58,750 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £29,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
SCOM
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
232 266 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.40% 11.32% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 157 175 139
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SCOM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Reading

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (67.39%) SCCM
2 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 27 (58.70%) Windows
4 26 (56.52%) DV Cleared
4 26 (56.52%) Security Cleared
5 21 (45.65%) DNS
5 21 (45.65%) HP
6 19 (41.30%) DHCP
6 19 (41.30%) TCP/IP
6 19 (41.30%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (39.13%) HP SIM
7 18 (39.13%) ArcSight
7 18 (39.13%) Lumension
7 18 (39.13%) SolarWinds
7 18 (39.13%) WSUS
7 18 (39.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
9 12 (26.09%) ITIL
10 10 (21.74%) Service Management
10 10 (21.74%) ITSM
11 9 (19.57%) Project Management
12 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (17.39%) Lync
12 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
12 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
12 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
13 6 (13.04%) SCOrch

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
1 8 (17.39%) Lync
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.52%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.17%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Nimbula
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) DNS
2 19 (41.30%) DHCP
2 19 (41.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) ATM
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Support Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Problem Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.35%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (26.09%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Service Management
3 10 (21.74%) ITSM
4 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) Change Control
7 2 (4.35%) People Management
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.17%) SOA
8 1 (2.17%) Identity Management
8 1 (2.17%) Product Management
8 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) DV Cleared
1 26 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (67.39%) SCCM
2 18 (39.13%) HP SIM
2 18 (39.13%) WSUS
2 18 (39.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (13.04%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.35%) SCSM
4 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) HP
3 18 (39.13%) ArcSight
3 18 (39.13%) Lumension
3 18 (39.13%) SolarWinds
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) VMware
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) CA
9 1 (2.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.17%) Novell
9 1 (2.17%) Lotus
9 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.17%) F5
9 1 (2.17%) Google
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