The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 138 144 173
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.07% 9.87% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 2
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,800 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
SCOM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
223 233 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.83% 7.30% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 109 143 104
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SCOM
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Scotland region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Scotland

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Scotland

SCOM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +14 14 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Glasgow -16 3 £49,000 +63.33%
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 52 (100.00%) SCCM
2 50 (96.15%) Windows
3 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
4 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
5 44 (84.62%) Windows Server
6 40 (76.92%) VMware
7 38 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (71.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (69.23%) Hyper-V
10 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
10 33 (63.46%) SQL
11 32 (61.54%) ITIL
11 32 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (53.85%) Firewall
14 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
15 23 (44.23%) Load Balancing
16 19 (36.54%) SAN
17 17 (32.69%) DHCP
17 17 (32.69%) DNS
18 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
19 15 (28.85%) SLA
20 12 (23.08%) Cisco
21 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
21 9 (17.31%) Change Control
22 8 (15.38%) Office 365
23 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
23 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
23 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
24 6 (11.54%) LAN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.38%) Office 365
3 3 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) Firewall
2 19 (36.54%) SAN
3 17 (32.69%) DHCP
3 17 (32.69%) DNS
4 6 (11.54%) LAN
5 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.62%) WAN
6 3 (5.77%) Skype
7 1 (1.92%) VLAN
7 1 (1.92%) VoIP
7 1 (1.92%) VPN
7 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.92%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Back Office
3 4 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (7.69%) Administrator
3 4 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) IT Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Consultant
6 1 (1.92%) IT Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Server Support
6 1 (1.92%) Support Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (96.15%) Windows
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 37 (71.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) ITIL
2 23 (44.23%) Load Balancing
3 9 (17.31%) Change Control
4 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.69%) CRM
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.85%) High Availability
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Line Management
7 2 (3.85%) Presales
8 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.92%) DevOps
8 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.92%) Release Management
8 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) C++
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) CCNA
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) MCSA
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
2 38 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (69.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 52 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.92%) Ansible
4 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
2 40 (76.92%) VMware
3 12 (23.08%) Cisco
4 4 (7.69%) Citrix
4 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
5 1 (1.92%) CA
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Sophos
5 1 (1.92%) Varonis
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