The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 337 315 311
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 80 170 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.28% 11.30% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72 159 115
Median salary £42,500 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £30,450 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,900 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1516 1505 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.80% 7.17% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1207 1428
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCOM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the South East

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the South East

SCOM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Surrey -31 28 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +21 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire -1 12 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 10 £42,500 - 2
Kent +7 8 £28,500 +7.54%
Berkshire 0 4 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Oxfordshire -2 3 £77,500 +106.66%
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 135 (81.82%) Windows
2 133 (80.61%) Microsoft
3 117 (70.91%) VMware
4 91 (55.15%) Windows Server
5 89 (53.94%) Active Directory
6 88 (53.33%) SCCM
7 72 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 71 (43.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (35.76%) Cisco
10 58 (35.15%) Citrix
11 52 (31.52%) PowerShell
12 49 (29.70%) ITIL
13 43 (26.06%) MS Excel
13 43 (26.06%) Hyper-V
14 40 (24.24%) MS Exchange
14 40 (24.24%) DNS
14 40 (24.24%) Data Centre
15 39 (23.64%) SAN
16 38 (23.03%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (23.03%) DHCP
17 30 (18.18%) HP
17 30 (18.18%) VMware ESX
18 29 (17.58%) Office 365
19 28 (16.97%) XenApp
19 28 (16.97%) SolarWinds
19 28 (16.97%) SCVMM
20 27 (16.36%) Finance
20 27 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (15.76%) Security Cleared
22 25 (15.15%) Firewall

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 40 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.52%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.48%) Skype for Business
4 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (4.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (3.03%) IIS
7 4 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (26.06%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.67%) MS Office
3 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.58%) Office 365
2 20 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.42%) IaaS
3 4 (2.42%) PaaS
4 3 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.24%) DNS
2 39 (23.64%) SAN
3 38 (23.03%) DHCP
4 25 (15.15%) Firewall
4 25 (15.15%) WAN
5 18 (10.91%) LAN
6 15 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 13 (7.88%) NetScaler
8 11 (6.67%) NAS
9 10 (6.06%) MPLS
10 9 (5.45%) SNMP
10 9 (5.45%) VLAN
11 5 (3.03%) VoIP
11 5 (3.03%) VPN
12 4 (2.42%) SSL
13 3 (1.82%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
14 2 (1.21%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.21%) Kerberos
14 2 (1.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) NUnit
1 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (2.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.21%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (33.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (18.18%) Analyst
3 27 (16.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (15.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (14.55%) Support Engineer
6 22 (13.33%) Administrator
7 18 (10.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 18 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support
8 17 (10.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 16 (9.70%) Citrix Support
10 14 (8.48%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 14 (8.48%) Citrix Engineer
10 14 (8.48%) Support Analyst
11 13 (7.88%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 11 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
13 11 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 11 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.06%) Web Services
2 5 (3.03%) .NET
2 5 (3.03%) XML
3 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.42%) CSS
3 4 (2.42%) HTML
3 4 (2.42%) jQuery
3 4 (2.42%) WAP
4 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.52%) Clustering
3 14 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.27%) Fat Client
4 12 (7.27%) Thin Client
5 9 (5.45%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.42%) HP Storage
8 4 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.82%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.21%) IPTV
11 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.61%) IVR
11 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 135 (81.82%) Windows
2 91 (55.15%) Windows Server
3 71 (43.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.09%) Linux
7 11 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.85%) AIX
9 5 (3.03%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.70%) ITIL
2 18 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (9.70%) ITIL V3
4 15 (9.09%) Analytics
4 15 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 13 (7.88%) Change Management
6 10 (6.06%) Migration
6 10 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (4.85%) Matrix Management
8 8 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (4.85%) Project Management
8 8 (4.85%) Security Management
8 8 (4.85%) Validation
9 7 (4.24%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (4.24%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (3.64%) Data Protection
10 6 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (3.64%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.52%) PowerShell
2 23 (13.94%) SQL
3 11 (6.67%) VB
4 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.85%) VBScript
6 4 (2.42%) C#
6 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.21%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (23.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.76%) Security Cleared
3 20 (12.12%) MCSE
4 18 (10.91%) SC Cleared
5 15 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (8.48%) Degree
7 13 (7.88%) CCNA
7 13 (7.88%) CCNP
7 13 (7.88%) MCSA
7 13 (7.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (7.27%) MCITP
9 9 (5.45%) CCA
9 9 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (5.45%) DV Cleared
9 9 (5.45%) MCP
10 8 (4.85%) VCAP
11 6 (3.64%) A+ Certification
12 4 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.42%) MCTS
13 2 (1.21%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) SLA
2 8 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (53.94%) Active Directory
2 72 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (26.06%) Hyper-V
4 30 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 28 (16.97%) XenApp
6 20 (12.12%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (4.85%) XenDesktop
9 7 (4.24%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (4.24%) ISA Server
10 6 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.03%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 88 (53.33%) SCCM
2 28 (16.97%) SCVMM
3 15 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
4 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (6.67%) SCSM
4 11 (6.67%) WSUS
5 10 (6.06%) DatAdvantage
6 8 (4.85%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (3.03%) HP SIM
7 5 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.03%) SCDPM
7 5 (3.03%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.42%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (2.42%) MOM
8 4 (2.42%) Nagios
9 3 (1.82%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.82%) Puppet
9 3 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (80.61%) Microsoft
2 117 (70.91%) VMware
3 59 (35.76%) Cisco
4 58 (35.15%) Citrix
5 30 (18.18%) HP
6 28 (16.97%) SolarWinds
7 17 (10.30%) NetApp
8 13 (7.88%) Dell Compellent
8 13 (7.88%) EMC
9 11 (6.67%) AppSense
9 11 (6.67%) Wyse
10 10 (6.06%) CheckPoint
10 10 (6.06%) Dell
10 10 (6.06%) Varonis
11 8 (4.85%) ServiceNow
12 7 (4.24%) 3Com
12 7 (4.24%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.64%) Nintex
14 5 (3.03%) Palo Alto
14 5 (3.03%) Symantec
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