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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 122 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 15 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.07% 6.88% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 6
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £53,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
SCOM
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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
247 247 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.94% 10.76% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 162 194 111
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 August 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 32 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (80.00%) SCCM
4 25 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 24 (60.00%) DV Cleared
6 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (47.50%) SC Cleared
8 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
9 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (37.50%) HP
11 13 (32.50%) DNS
11 13 (32.50%) Lumension
12 12 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (30.00%) DHCP
12 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
13 11 (27.50%) SolarWinds
13 11 (27.50%) HP SIM
13 11 (27.50%) ArcSight
13 11 (27.50%) EMC NetWorker
13 11 (27.50%) WSUS
14 10 (25.00%) SQL
15 9 (22.50%) EMC
16 8 (20.00%) MCSE
16 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 8 (20.00%) VMware
16 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Documentum
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) Lync
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) DNS
2 12 (30.00%) DHCP
2 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.00%) Replication
1 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.50%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.00%) Network Management
4 2 (5.00%) Change Control
4 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.00%) Information Security
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Security
4 2 (5.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 24 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 19 (47.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) MCSE
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.00%) MCP
6 2 (5.00%) MCTS
6 2 (5.00%) MCITP
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.50%) UAG
6 1 (2.50%) vCloud
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (80.00%) SCCM
2 11 (27.50%) HP SIM
2 11 (27.50%) WSUS
2 11 (27.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (15.00%) SCSM
5 5 (12.50%) SCOrch
6 4 (10.00%) SCDPM
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (7.50%) SCVMM
8 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (2.50%) MOM
9 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (37.50%) HP
3 13 (32.50%) Lumension
4 11 (27.50%) SolarWinds
4 11 (27.50%) ArcSight
5 9 (22.50%) EMC
6 8 (20.00%) VMware
7 6 (15.00%) Citrix
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle
9 4 (10.00%) IBM
10 3 (7.50%) Dell
11 2 (5.00%) McAfee
12 1 (2.50%) Symantec
12 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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