The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 113 101 127
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 24 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 1.62% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.25% 16.74% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 6
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 221 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.26% 9.70% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 200 175 125
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SCOM
Berkshire

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 10 July 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 47 (79.66%) Windows
1 47 (79.66%) Microsoft
2 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
3 39 (66.10%) SCCM
4 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
5 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (54.24%) DV Cleared
7 25 (42.37%) SC Cleared
8 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
9 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
10 19 (32.20%) Lumension
11 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (28.81%) HP
13 16 (27.12%) Performance Monitoring
14 14 (23.73%) DNS
14 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
14 14 (23.73%) EMC NetWorker
15 13 (22.03%) HP SIM
15 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
15 13 (22.03%) DHCP
15 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
16 12 (20.34%) VMware
16 12 (20.34%) SolarWinds
16 12 (20.34%) WSUS
17 11 (18.64%) ArcSight
17 11 (18.64%) Linux
18 10 (16.95%) Oracle
18 10 (16.95%) EMC
18 10 (16.95%) Citrix
18 10 (16.95%) Windows 7

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.25%) Lync
3 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.78%) Documentum
6 4 (6.78%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) DNS
2 13 (22.03%) DHCP
2 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
5 2 (3.39%) NAS
5 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.39%) LAN
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Security Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Security Support Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Applications Support Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Applications Support
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) DBA
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.78%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.78%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) IT Support
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Replication
2 6 (10.17%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) Clustering
4 2 (3.39%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 47 (79.66%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.64%) Linux
5 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Security
2 6 (10.17%) Change Control
2 6 (10.17%) Information Security Management
2 6 (10.17%) Security Management
2 6 (10.17%) Migration
2 6 (10.17%) Information Security
3 5 (8.47%) ITIL
4 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.78%) Network Management
5 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.39%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) DV Cleared
3 25 (42.37%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) MCSE
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.78%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) MCTS
6 2 (3.39%) MCITP
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.56%) DFS Replication
4 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (8.47%) XenApp
5 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.39%) Xen
7 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.39%) UAG
8 1 (1.69%) vSphere
8 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (66.10%) SCCM
2 14 (23.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 13 (22.03%) HP SIM
4 12 (20.34%) WSUS
5 10 (16.95%) SCDPM
6 8 (13.56%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (11.86%) SCOrch
7 7 (11.86%) SCSM
8 6 (10.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (10.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (3.39%) MOM
10 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
10 2 (3.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 47 (79.66%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) Lumension
3 17 (28.81%) HP
4 12 (20.34%) SolarWinds
4 12 (20.34%) VMware
5 11 (18.64%) ArcSight
6 10 (16.95%) Oracle
6 10 (16.95%) EMC
6 10 (16.95%) Citrix
7 8 (13.56%) McAfee
8 6 (10.17%) Symantec
9 4 (6.78%) IronPort
9 4 (6.78%) Lotus
9 4 (6.78%) Cisco
10 3 (5.08%) IBM
10 3 (5.08%) Dell
11 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.39%) CA
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