The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 136 173 142
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -31
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 26 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.19% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.32% 5.26% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 9
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £39,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,800 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
211 133 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.67% 3.52% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 135 89 115
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Scotland

SCOM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 13 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Edinburgh - 7 £62,500 - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
Stirling -6 1 £50,000 -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
3 30 (76.92%) SCCM
4 28 (71.79%) ITIL
5 27 (69.23%) VMware
6 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
7 24 (61.54%) MS Exchange
8 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (53.85%) Firewall
11 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (48.72%) SAN
12 18 (46.15%) Cisco
12 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (43.59%) Citrix
14 15 (38.46%) HP
14 15 (38.46%) DNS
14 15 (38.46%) WAN
14 15 (38.46%) DHCP
14 15 (38.46%) vSphere
14 15 (38.46%) XenApp
14 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
15 14 (35.90%) LAN
15 14 (35.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (33.33%) VPN
16 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
16 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
16 13 (33.33%) SCVMM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (35.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 7 (17.95%) Lync
8 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (7.69%) IIS
10 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) SAN
3 15 (38.46%) DNS
3 15 (38.46%) WAN
3 15 (38.46%) DHCP
4 14 (35.90%) LAN
5 13 (33.33%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DataStage
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (30.77%) Back Office
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 8 (20.51%) Operations Team Leader
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) iPhone
2 3 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Kindle
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.82%) UNIX
5 5 (12.82%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) ITIL
2 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Open Source
4 3 (7.69%) Time Management
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
4 3 (7.69%) MOF
4 3 (7.69%) Coaching
4 3 (7.69%) Change Control
4 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Network Management
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CCNP
1 12 (30.77%) CCNA
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) HNC
4 1 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (38.46%) XenApp
3 15 (38.46%) vSphere
4 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) ISA Server
5 3 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (76.92%) SCCM
2 13 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 5 (12.82%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (12.82%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (5.13%) WSUS
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 27 (69.23%) VMware
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 17 (43.59%) Citrix
5 15 (38.46%) HP
6 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
7 6 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) Intel
8 2 (5.13%) McAfee
9 1 (2.56%) Symantec
9 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.56%) Draytek
9 1 (2.56%) IronPort
9 1 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.56%) CommVault
9 1 (2.56%) Lotus
9 1 (2.56%) Apple
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