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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 116 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.73% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.41% 6.40% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £55,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
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
243 250 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.82% 10.76% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 155 180 105
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 October 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 42 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 42 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 40 (88.89%) SCCM
3 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (62.22%) DV Cleared
4 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) SC Cleared
6 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
9 15 (33.33%) DNS
9 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (31.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (31.11%) DHCP
10 14 (31.11%) EMC
10 14 (31.11%) HP
11 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
11 13 (28.89%) VMware
12 12 (26.67%) ITIL
12 12 (26.67%) MCSE
12 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
13 11 (24.44%) WSUS
13 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
13 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
14 10 (22.22%) SQL
14 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
14 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Documentum
3 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.56%) Lync
5 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) DNS
2 14 (31.11%) DHCP
3 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Support Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Applications Support
4 8 (17.78%) Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) Applications Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Security Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Security Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Server Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (26.67%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) Network Management
3 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.44%) MOF
6 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.22%) Validation
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) DV Cleared
1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 24 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (26.67%) MCSE
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCTS
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 42 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
3 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (88.89%) SCCM
2 12 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (24.44%) WSUS
4 10 (22.22%) HP SIM
5 9 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (15.56%) SCOrch
6 7 (15.56%) SCSM
7 5 (11.11%) SCVMM
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Intune
9 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) EMC
2 14 (31.11%) HP
3 13 (28.89%) VMware
4 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 10 (22.22%) ArcSight
4 10 (22.22%) Lumension
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix
6 5 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco
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Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Great Corporate Benefits Package & Bonus
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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