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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 120 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 13 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 1.10% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.44% 10.04% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
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
239 249 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.27% 10.99% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 196 161 203
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 25 July 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (65.00%) SCCM
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (60.00%) VMware
6 12 (60.00%) Linux
7 9 (45.00%) WSUS
8 8 (40.00%) Validation
8 8 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (40.00%) AIX
8 8 (40.00%) EMC
8 8 (40.00%) Citrix
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (30.00%) SCDPM
11 5 (25.00%) MCSE
11 5 (25.00%) Security Management
12 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 4 (20.00%) Replication
12 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing

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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) SNMP
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 8 (40.00%) Support Specialist
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
3 4 (20.00%) Junior DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Junior SQL DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
3 4 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Lync Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) AIX
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (40.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) ISMS
4 4 (20.00%) Logistics
4 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCSE
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) DFS Replication
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) SCCM
2 9 (45.00%) WSUS
3 8 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (30.00%) SCDPM
5 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
6 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
7 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 8 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco