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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 313 301 345
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +44
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 142 157 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.65% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.90% 10.86% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 90 111 71
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
1596 1446 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.41% 6.03% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1125 990
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Berkshire 0 58 £60,000 +17.07% 8
Hampshire +11 30 £50,000 +6.38% 5
Surrey +3 26 £46,250 -22.91% 5
West Sussex -5 11 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Kent +12 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +10 2 £58,750 +43.29% 1
East Sussex -11 1 £47,500 +14.45%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 253 (76.44%) Windows
2 218 (65.86%) Microsoft
3 203 (61.33%) SCCM
4 192 (58.01%) Active Directory
5 133 (40.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 127 (38.37%) ITIL
7 126 (38.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 121 (36.56%) DNS
9 109 (32.93%) VMware
9 109 (32.93%) Security Cleared
9 109 (32.93%) Hyper-V
10 105 (31.72%) MS Excel
11 100 (30.21%) DHCP
12 98 (29.61%) MS Exchange
12 98 (29.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 86 (25.98%) SAN
14 85 (25.68%) SC Cleared
15 82 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 81 (24.47%) Cisco
17 80 (24.17%) Citrix
18 77 (23.26%) HP
19 74 (22.36%) SQL
20 72 (21.75%) DV Cleared
21 68 (20.54%) PowerShell
22 67 (20.24%) Lync
23 59 (17.82%) TCP/IP
24 54 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
25 51 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2010
26 49 (14.80%) Root Cause Analysis
26 49 (14.80%) Firewall

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 98 (29.61%) MS Exchange
2 67 (20.24%) Lync
3 51 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (10.27%) SharePoint
5 28 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (3.32%) Office Communications Server
7 11 (3.32%) IIS
8 8 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.91%) JBoss
10 3 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 105 (31.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.81%) MS Office
3 4 (1.21%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.44%) Office 365
2 13 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.30%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 121 (36.56%) DNS
2 100 (30.21%) DHCP
3 86 (25.98%) SAN
4 59 (17.82%) TCP/IP
5 49 (14.80%) Firewall
6 45 (13.60%) LAN
7 41 (12.39%) WAN
8 30 (9.06%) NetScaler
9 28 (8.46%) Wireshark
9 28 (8.46%) iSCSI
10 21 (6.34%) VoIP
11 8 (2.42%) VPN
11 8 (2.42%) Internet
11 8 (2.42%) VLAN
12 7 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.11%) NAS
13 6 (1.81%) SNMP
13 6 (1.81%) VRRP
14 5 (1.51%) IPsec
14 5 (1.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.91%) MySQL
5 3 (0.91%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.60%) DB2
6 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Redis
7 1 (0.30%) OLTP
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Introscope
2 1 (0.30%) NUnit
2 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (10.57%) Finance
2 24 (7.25%) Retail
3 10 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.11%) Banking
5 4 (1.21%) Billing
5 4 (1.21%) Law
6 3 (0.91%) Advertising
6 3 (0.91%) French Language
7 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (22.66%) Support Engineer
2 43 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (8.76%) Consultant
4 28 (8.46%) Analyst
5 26 (7.85%) Technical Support
6 23 (6.95%) Technical Specialist
7 21 (6.34%) Administrator
8 18 (5.44%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (5.14%) Active Directory Specialist
10 16 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (4.83%) Technical Engineer
10 16 (4.83%) Technical Support Engineer
11 15 (4.53%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (3.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (3.93%) Monitoring Specialist
13 12 (3.63%) Problem Manager
14 10 (3.02%) Project Manager
14 10 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
14 10 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 9 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.42%) .NET
2 5 (1.51%) Web Services
3 4 (1.21%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.21%) Middleware
4 3 (0.91%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.30%) HTML
5 1 (0.30%) MDX
5 1 (0.30%) jQuery
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.30%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) WAP
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.65%) Video Conferencing
2 22 (6.65%) Clustering
3 8 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (1.21%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.21%) Private Cloud
5 3 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (0.91%) e-Health
5 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.60%) Web 2.0
6 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.30%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.30%) PKI
7 1 (0.30%) Statistics
7 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 253 (76.44%) Windows
2 133 (40.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 126 (38.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (29.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (9.97%) Windows 7
6 27 (8.16%) Windows XP
7 22 (6.65%) Linux
7 22 (6.65%) UNIX
8 16 (4.83%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.81%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.51%) HPUX
12 3 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.60%) AIX
14 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (38.37%) ITIL
2 49 (14.80%) Root Cause Analysis
3 33 (9.97%) Incident Management
4 32 (9.67%) CRM
5 30 (9.06%) Migration
6 27 (8.16%) Project Management
7 24 (7.25%) Change Management
8 20 (6.04%) Service Management
9 17 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (5.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (4.83%) Mentoring
11 15 (4.53%) ITSM
12 14 (4.23%) Problem Management
12 14 (4.23%) Release Management
12 14 (4.23%) Software Distribution
13 12 (3.63%) Logistics
13 12 (3.63%) PRINCE2
14 10 (3.02%) Software Deployment
14 10 (3.02%) Software Delivery
15 8 (2.42%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.36%) SQL
2 68 (20.54%) PowerShell
3 30 (9.06%) VBScript
4 10 (3.02%) Java
5 9 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.51%) Perl
7 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) C#
8 1 (0.30%) VB
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 109 (32.93%) Security Cleared
2 85 (25.68%) SC Cleared
3 72 (21.75%) DV Cleared
4 54 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (14.50%) MCSE
6 34 (10.27%) Citrix Certification
6 34 (10.27%) MCITP
7 33 (9.97%) CCA
8 25 (7.55%) MCTS
9 16 (4.83%) Degree
9 16 (4.83%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (4.53%) MCP
11 8 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (2.11%) MCSA
12 7 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.51%) CCNP
14 4 (1.21%) CCNA
15 3 (0.91%) CCIE
16 2 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.74%) SLA
2 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 192 (58.01%) Active Directory
2 109 (32.93%) Hyper-V
3 82 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (13.29%) XenApp
5 40 (12.08%) XenDesktop
6 37 (11.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 34 (10.27%) XenServer
8 29 (8.76%) VMware ESX
9 28 (8.46%) Terminal Services
10 26 (7.85%) vSphere
11 13 (3.93%) ISA Server
11 13 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (3.32%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (2.11%) UAG
14 5 (1.51%) Terminal Server
15 4 (1.21%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.91%) Firmware
17 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
17 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 203 (61.33%) SCCM
2 40 (12.08%) SCVMM
3 34 (10.27%) Tivoli
4 31 (9.37%) WSUS
5 28 (8.46%) EdgeSight
6 26 (7.85%) HP SIM
7 23 (6.95%) HP Data Protector
8 22 (6.65%) Netcool
9 20 (6.04%) SCOrch
10 18 (5.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 18 (5.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 17 (5.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 15 (4.53%) SCSM
13 13 (3.93%) SCDPM
13 13 (3.93%) NetBackup
14 12 (3.63%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (3.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 10 (3.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 10 (3.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 9 (2.72%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 218 (65.86%) Microsoft
2 109 (32.93%) VMware
3 81 (24.47%) Cisco
4 80 (24.17%) Citrix
5 77 (23.26%) HP
6 41 (12.39%) Remedy
7 33 (9.97%) IBM
8 31 (9.37%) LANDesk
9 28 (8.46%) AppSense
10 23 (6.95%) SolarWinds
11 22 (6.65%) Dell
12 18 (5.44%) Avaya
13 17 (5.14%) Splunk
14 16 (4.83%) Lumension
14 16 (4.83%) Symantec
15 14 (4.23%) Sophos
16 12 (3.63%) Oracle
16 12 (3.63%) ArcSight
16 12 (3.63%) 3PAR
17 11 (3.32%) McAfee
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