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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 130 100 111
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 1.61% 1.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% 13.74% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 20
Average salary £40,000 £44,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.61% -10.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £31,000 £29,910
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £56,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
209 262 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.89% 11.70% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 139 189 106
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -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 3 March 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 30 (83.33%) SCCM
4 28 (77.78%) Windows
5 24 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 24 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
9 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (33.33%) DHCP
10 12 (33.33%) DNS
11 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
12 10 (27.78%) VMware
12 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
13 9 (25.00%) Lync
14 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
15 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
15 7 (19.44%) ITIL
16 6 (16.67%) Citrix
16 6 (16.67%) SQL
16 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
16 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
17 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
17 5 (13.89%) WSUS
17 5 (13.89%) Migration

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Lync
3 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (8.33%) Documentum
6 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
1 12 (33.33%) DHCP
2 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Support Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.89%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) MOF
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
1 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (83.33%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (13.89%) WSUS
4 4 (11.11%) HP SIM
4 4 (11.11%) SCOrch
5 3 (8.33%) SCSM
5 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (8.33%) SCVMM
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Intune
6 2 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (2.78%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 4 (11.11%) Lumension
5 4 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Lotus
6 3 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) IronPort
8 1 (2.78%) IBM
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