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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 125 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 1.50% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.14% 13.06% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £58,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -7.37%
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
186 268 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.64% 11.45% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 122 183 101
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 March 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (73.33%) SCCM
4 21 (70.00%) DV Cleared
4 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (66.67%) Windows
6 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (40.00%) DHCP
7 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (40.00%) DNS
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds
9 7 (23.33%) HP SIM
9 7 (23.33%) Lync
9 7 (23.33%) ArcSight
9 7 (23.33%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (23.33%) WSUS
9 7 (23.33%) HP
9 7 (23.33%) Lumension
10 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (16.67%) VMware
11 5 (16.67%) Service Management
11 5 (16.67%) ITSM
11 5 (16.67%) ITIL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Lync
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) DHCP
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Problem Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.33%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Service Management
2 5 (16.67%) ITSM
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) DV Cleared
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (73.33%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) WSUS
2 7 (23.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (23.33%) HP SIM
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.33%) SCSM
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) HP
2 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (23.33%) ArcSight
2 7 (23.33%) Lumension
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Lotus
4 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 2 (6.67%) IronPort
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
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Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
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