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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 139 139 169
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 22 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.86% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.73% 12.62% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 2
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
226 214 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.98% 6.80% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 108 137 87
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +6.54%

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
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 26 June 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 +21 16 £35,000 -44.00% 3
Glasgow -22 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 55 (100.00%) SCCM
2 54 (98.18%) Windows
3 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
4 46 (83.64%) Windows Server
5 45 (81.82%) Microsoft
6 44 (80.00%) VMware
7 42 (76.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (74.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (65.45%) Hyper-V
9 36 (65.45%) SQL
10 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
11 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
11 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (50.91%) ITIL
13 27 (49.09%) Firewall
14 23 (41.82%) Load Balancing
15 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
15 21 (38.18%) SAN
16 20 (36.36%) DNS
17 19 (34.55%) DHCP
18 14 (25.45%) SLA
18 14 (25.45%) Cisco
19 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
20 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
21 9 (16.36%) Change Control
21 9 (16.36%) Office 365
21 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
22 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2013
22 8 (14.55%) Finance

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 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.36%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) Firewall
2 21 (38.18%) SAN
3 20 (36.36%) DNS
4 19 (34.55%) DHCP
5 7 (12.73%) LAN
5 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.73%) WAN
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.64%) WAAS
7 1 (1.82%) NAS
7 1 (1.82%) VLAN
7 1 (1.82%) VPN
7 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.82%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Back Office
3 4 (7.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.27%) Administrator
4 4 (7.27%) IT Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Server Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Support Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.82%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 46 (83.64%) Windows Server
3 41 (74.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
7 8 (14.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) ITIL
2 23 (41.82%) Load Balancing
3 9 (16.36%) Change Control
4 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.27%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.45%) High Availability
7 2 (3.64%) Presales
7 2 (3.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.82%) DevOps
8 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.82%) Line Management
8 1 (1.82%) Migration
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.82%) Project Management
8 1 (1.82%) Release Management
8 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) C++
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) CCNA
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSA
2 4 (7.27%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
2 42 (76.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (65.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 55 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.82%) Ansible
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.82%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 44 (80.00%) VMware
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
5 5 (9.09%) Symantec
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle
6 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.45%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Compaq
8 2 (3.64%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.82%) Avaya
9 1 (1.82%) CA
9 1 (1.82%) NetApp
9 1 (1.82%) Sophos
9 1 (1.82%) Varonis
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
EMBS
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 10 days ago