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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 261 303 286
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -17
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 191 151 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.67% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.31% 8.99% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 173 105 114
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1551 1679 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.32% 7.44% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1289 1276
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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
Surrey +23 87 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Berkshire +21 36 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Hampshire +38 32 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Kent +8 13 £35,000 -17.64% 2
West Sussex -15 9 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Oxfordshire +8 7 £45,000 -3.22%
Middlesex - 5 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £55,000 +76.00%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 281 (77.20%) Windows
2 273 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 253 (69.51%) SCCM
4 193 (53.02%) Active Directory
5 187 (51.37%) DNS
6 165 (45.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 152 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 148 (40.66%) Hyper-V
9 138 (37.91%) VMware
10 132 (36.26%) ITIL
11 131 (35.99%) DHCP
12 123 (33.79%) Lync
13 122 (33.52%) MS Exchange
14 119 (32.69%) Cisco
15 111 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 108 (29.67%) SAN
17 104 (28.57%) MS Excel
18 101 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2010
19 99 (27.20%) Microsoft Certification
20 93 (25.55%) MCSE
20 93 (25.55%) HP
21 87 (23.90%) SQL
21 87 (23.90%) PowerShell
22 86 (23.63%) Security Cleared
23 80 (21.98%) SQL Server
23 80 (21.98%) Clustering
23 80 (21.98%) Firewall
24 67 (18.41%) WSUS
24 67 (18.41%) IIS
25 66 (18.13%) SCVMM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 123 (33.79%) Lync
2 122 (33.52%) MS Exchange
3 101 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (18.41%) IIS
5 36 (9.89%) SharePoint
6 22 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.27%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 104 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.47%) MS Office
3 6 (1.65%) MS Project
4 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.04%) Office 365
3 14 (3.85%) SaaS
4 13 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.92%) AWS CloudTrail
7 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.10%) Symantec.cloud
9 3 (0.82%) IaaS
10 2 (0.55%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.27%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 187 (51.37%) DNS
2 131 (35.99%) DHCP
3 108 (29.67%) SAN
4 80 (21.98%) Firewall
5 49 (13.46%) iSCSI
6 46 (12.64%) TCP/IP
7 44 (12.09%) Cisco ASA
8 42 (11.54%) LAN
9 41 (11.26%) WAN
10 33 (9.07%) NetScaler
11 30 (8.24%) Skype
12 27 (7.42%) Wireshark
13 26 (7.14%) Unified Communications
14 23 (6.32%) VPN
15 21 (5.77%) VLAN
16 19 (5.22%) NAS
17 17 (4.67%) Fibre Channel
18 11 (3.02%) Cisco IPT
19 10 (2.75%) VoIP
19 10 (2.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (4.40%) Redis
5 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.55%) OLTP
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.27%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Introscope
2 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.27%) NUnit
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
General
1 26 (7.14%) Finance
2 9 (2.47%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.37%) Retail
4 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.55%) Billing
5 2 (0.55%) Automotive
5 2 (0.55%) Law
5 2 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (22.25%) Support Engineer
2 66 (18.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (13.19%) Administrator
4 43 (11.81%) Systems Administrator
5 35 (9.62%) Analyst
6 34 (9.34%) Consultant
7 27 (7.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (6.32%) Technical Support
10 20 (5.49%) Systems Support
11 19 (5.22%) Team Leader
11 19 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
12 18 (4.95%) Technical Support Engineer
13 17 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (4.40%) Problem Manager
15 15 (4.12%) Systems Support Engineer
15 15 (4.12%) Systems Analyst
16 14 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
17 11 (3.02%) Technical Consultant
18 9 (2.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.30%) MSMQ
2 11 (3.02%) Application Packaging
3 9 (2.47%) Web Services
4 5 (1.37%) .NET
5 2 (0.55%) XML
5 2 (0.55%) SAML
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.27%) XMPP
6 1 (0.27%) WAP
6 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.27%) jQuery
6 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (21.98%) Clustering
2 43 (11.81%) Data Centre
3 31 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.97%) EqualLogic
5 19 (5.22%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (3.57%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.30%) EMC VNX
8 10 (2.75%) PKI
8 10 (2.75%) Private Cloud
9 8 (2.20%) e-Health
10 5 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.55%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.55%) AS400
13 1 (0.27%) Replication
13 1 (0.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 281 (77.20%) Windows
2 165 (45.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 152 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 64 (17.58%) Linux
6 54 (14.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 13 (3.57%) UNIX
8 8 (2.20%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.37%) HPUX
10 4 (1.10%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.27%) SUSE
11 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (36.26%) ITIL
2 52 (14.29%) Migration
3 48 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
4 36 (9.89%) Network Load Balancing
5 27 (7.42%) Configuration Management
5 27 (7.42%) Project Management
6 26 (7.14%) Service Management
7 25 (6.87%) Incident Management
8 23 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (6.04%) Patch Management
9 22 (6.04%) Server Patching
10 21 (5.77%) Problem Management
11 20 (5.49%) ITSM
12 19 (5.22%) Service Delivery
12 19 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
13 18 (4.95%) Network Monitoring
13 18 (4.95%) Load Balancing
13 18 (4.95%) CRM
13 18 (4.95%) Server Building
14 17 (4.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (23.90%) SQL
1 87 (23.90%) PowerShell
2 28 (7.69%) VBScript
3 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.55%) C
3 2 (0.55%) C#
4 1 (0.27%) Java
4 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 99 (27.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (25.55%) MCSE
3 86 (23.63%) Security Cleared
4 63 (17.31%) MCITP
5 49 (13.46%) MCP
6 48 (13.19%) DV Cleared
7 47 (12.91%) SC Cleared
8 41 (11.26%) MCSA
9 27 (7.42%) CCA
9 27 (7.42%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (4.12%) MCTS
11 13 (3.57%) Degree
12 9 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.20%) VCP4
14 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (1.10%) CCNA
15 3 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.27%) CCNP
16 1 (0.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (15.66%) SLA
2 10 (2.75%) QA
3 5 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 193 (53.02%) Active Directory
2 148 (40.66%) Hyper-V
3 111 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (10.99%) XenApp
5 33 (9.07%) vSphere
5 33 (9.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 28 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 24 (6.59%) VMware ESX
8 21 (5.77%) XenServer
9 15 (4.12%) UAG
10 14 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
10 14 (3.85%) ISA Server
11 10 (2.75%) Terminal Services
12 9 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (2.20%) BitLocker
14 6 (1.65%) DFS Replication
14 6 (1.65%) Firmware
14 6 (1.65%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 253 (69.51%) SCCM
2 67 (18.41%) WSUS
3 66 (18.13%) SCVMM
4 39 (10.71%) Backup Exec
5 23 (6.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 20 (5.49%) EMC NetWorker
7 19 (5.22%) EdgeSight
8 18 (4.95%) HP Data Protector
9 16 (4.40%) HAProxy
9 16 (4.40%) HP SIM
10 14 (3.85%) NetBackup
11 13 (3.57%) SCSM
12 10 (2.75%) SCDPM
12 10 (2.75%) SCOrch
12 10 (2.75%) Windows Intune
13 9 (2.47%) vMotion
14 8 (2.20%) CA Wily
15 7 (1.92%) Tivoli
16 6 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (1.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 273 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 138 (37.91%) VMware
3 119 (32.69%) Cisco
4 93 (25.55%) HP
5 61 (16.76%) Citrix
6 56 (15.38%) Symantec
7 43 (11.81%) Dell
8 33 (9.07%) SolarWinds
9 24 (6.59%) AppSense
10 19 (5.22%) Remedy
10 19 (5.22%) EMC
11 18 (4.95%) 3PAR
11 18 (4.95%) Lumension
12 17 (4.67%) Dell Compellent
12 17 (4.67%) Nimble Storage
12 17 (4.67%) NetApp
13 16 (4.40%) Avaya
13 16 (4.40%) ArcSight
14 11 (3.02%) LANDesk
14 11 (3.02%) CA
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