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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 127 127 119
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 1.04% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.27% 11.63% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 19
Median salary £40,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
211 215 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.13% 8.93% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 185 148 200
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
4 15 (53.57%) SCCM
4 15 (53.57%) Cisco
5 14 (50.00%) MCSE
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
7 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
9 10 (35.71%) ITIL
9 10 (35.71%) SQL
9 10 (35.71%) Skype for Business
9 10 (35.71%) ITIL V3
9 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (32.14%) Office Communications Server
10 9 (32.14%) DNS
10 9 (32.14%) MCITP
11 8 (28.57%) Clustering
11 8 (28.57%) SCDPM
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (28.57%) vSphere
12 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (25.00%) EMC
12 7 (25.00%) Citrix
13 6 (21.43%) NetApp
13 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (21.43%) Video Conferencing

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) Skype for Business
2 9 (32.14%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
2 5 (17.86%) WebEx
3 4 (14.29%) PABX
3 4 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Lync Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Administrator
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Communications Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Avaya Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Junior
4 4 (14.29%) Junior DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Junior SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
1 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL V3
2 6 (21.43%) Presales
3 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Security Management
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 4 (14.29%) ISMS
4 4 (14.29%) Logistics
4 4 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VB
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) MCSE
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (32.14%) MCITP
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) MCTS
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (14.29%) DFS Replication
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) SCCM
2 8 (28.57%) SCDPM
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (17.86%) SCSM
4 4 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (14.29%) MOM
5 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
6 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
6 5 (17.86%) Avaya
7 4 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper