The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 120 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% 0.99% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 11.70% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 8
Median salary - £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
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
185 188 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.12% 8.42% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 150 144 177
Median salary £57,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.49% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 9 (60.00%) WSUS
4 9 (60.00%) SCCM
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
5 8 (53.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (53.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) AIX
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 8 (53.33%) EMC
5 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (53.33%) Validation
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (33.33%) Security Management
9 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 4 (26.67%) ISMS
9 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
9 4 (26.67%) Analytics

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (53.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 8 (53.33%) Support Specialist
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) Junior DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Junior SQL DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Junior SQL Server DBA
3 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) AIX
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (53.33%) Validation
2 5 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
1 9 (60.00%) WSUS
2 8 (53.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (13.33%) SCDPM
3 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
3 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) EMC
2 8 (53.33%) VMware