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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 124 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.72% 5.31% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £55,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £56,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
253 245 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.14% 10.99% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 164 189 111
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
1 38 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) SCCM
3 27 (64.29%) DV Cleared
3 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (54.76%) SC Cleared
6 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (38.10%) MS Excel
8 15 (35.71%) DNS
8 15 (35.71%) HP
8 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (33.33%) DHCP
9 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.95%) EMC
10 13 (30.95%) EMC NetWorker
11 12 (28.57%) VMware
11 12 (28.57%) WSUS
12 11 (26.19%) SolarWinds
12 11 (26.19%) HP SIM
12 11 (26.19%) ArcSight
12 11 (26.19%) Lumension
13 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
13 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
14 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
14 9 (21.43%) ITIL
14 9 (21.43%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 8 (19.05%) Documentum
4 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (14.29%) Lync
6 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) DNS
2 14 (33.33%) DHCP
3 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Security Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 8 (19.05%) Applications Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) VMware Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Network Management
3 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.38%) Validation
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) DV Cleared
1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (54.76%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (21.43%) MCSE
4 8 (19.05%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) MCTS
5 1 (2.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 38 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (85.71%) SCCM
2 13 (30.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (28.57%) WSUS
4 11 (26.19%) HP SIM
5 8 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (14.29%) SCOrch
6 6 (14.29%) SCSM
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (7.14%) SCVMM
8 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) HP
3 13 (30.95%) EMC
4 12 (28.57%) VMware
5 11 (26.19%) SolarWinds
5 11 (26.19%) ArcSight
5 11 (26.19%) Lumension
6 8 (19.05%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) IBM
8 3 (7.14%) Dell
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle
9 2 (4.76%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago