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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 280 299 343
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +44
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 162 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.61% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.66% 8.73% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 107 97 98
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,643
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
1677 1478 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.62% 7.00% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1269 1210 1070
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £29,643
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Surrey +51 74 £39,000 -13.33% 9
Berkshire +14 40 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Hampshire -41 17 £36,000 -10.00% 3
West Sussex -2 14 £47,000 -1.05% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £26,500 -41.11%
Kent +1 7 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Oxfordshire 0 3 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Sussex +3 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 224 (69.14%) Windows
2 196 (60.49%) SCCM
3 174 (53.70%) Microsoft
4 153 (47.22%) Hyper-V
5 152 (46.91%) Active Directory
6 143 (44.14%) VMware
7 125 (38.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 111 (34.26%) ITIL
9 97 (29.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 95 (29.32%) MS Excel
11 88 (27.16%) SAN
12 86 (26.54%) SQL
13 85 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 82 (25.31%) SQL Server
15 75 (23.15%) Security Cleared
16 71 (21.91%) SolarWinds
17 66 (20.37%) Citrix
18 64 (19.75%) MS Exchange
18 64 (19.75%) SC Cleared
19 62 (19.14%) DNS
20 60 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
21 57 (17.59%) SharePoint
22 56 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
23 55 (16.98%) HP
24 53 (16.36%) MCSE
25 51 (15.74%) Finance
26 50 (15.43%) DHCP
27 46 (14.20%) DV Cleared
27 46 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2010
28 43 (13.27%) Firewall

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 64 (19.75%) MS Exchange
2 57 (17.59%) SharePoint
3 46 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (9.57%) IIS
6 29 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (8.64%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (8.33%) Lync
9 15 (4.63%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (2.47%) Documentum
13 7 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.62%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.62%) Apache
16 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 95 (29.32%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.56%) Office 365
2 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.78%) IaaS
4 6 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (27.16%) SAN
2 62 (19.14%) DNS
3 50 (15.43%) DHCP
4 43 (13.27%) Firewall
5 32 (9.88%) TCP/IP
6 16 (4.94%) WAN
7 15 (4.63%) LAN
7 15 (4.63%) VPN
8 8 (2.47%) Kerberos
8 8 (2.47%) Internet
8 8 (2.47%) Unified Communications
9 7 (2.16%) Network Security
9 7 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (2.16%) SNMP
10 6 (1.85%) VLAN
11 5 (1.54%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.54%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.23%) VoIP
12 4 (1.23%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (25.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.62%) MySQL
6 2 (0.62%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.93%) NUnit
General
1 51 (15.74%) Finance
2 11 (3.40%) Retail
2 11 (3.40%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.54%) Marketing
4 4 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (0.62%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (22.84%) Support Engineer
2 68 (20.99%) Architect
3 37 (11.42%) Consultant
4 33 (10.19%) Analyst
5 31 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (6.79%) Operations Engineer
8 21 (6.48%) Integration Architect
9 20 (6.17%) Operations Support Engineer
10 19 (5.86%) Administrator
10 19 (5.86%) Infrastructure Architect
11 18 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (5.25%) Technical Architect
13 16 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.32%) Junior
14 14 (4.32%) Microsoft Consultant
15 13 (4.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 13 (4.01%) Team Leader
16 12 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 12 (3.70%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.02%) .NET
2 24 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.09%) Application Packaging
4 6 (1.85%) SAML
5 4 (1.23%) Web Services
6 3 (0.93%) XML
6 3 (0.93%) CSS
6 3 (0.93%) jQuery
6 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.93%) HTML
7 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (5.86%) Clustering
3 15 (4.63%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.78%) PKI
5 5 (1.54%) Replication
6 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.23%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.23%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.93%) IPTV
7 3 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.62%) Firmware
8 2 (0.62%) DTV
8 2 (0.62%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.31%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 224 (69.14%) Windows
2 125 (38.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 16 (4.94%) Windows XP
7 15 (4.63%) Linux
8 12 (3.70%) UNIX
9 10 (3.09%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.62%) Solaris
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (34.26%) ITIL
2 36 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 24 (7.41%) Migration
4 22 (6.79%) SOA
5 21 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 18 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (5.25%) Load Balancing
8 16 (4.94%) PRINCE2
9 15 (4.63%) Configuration Management
9 15 (4.63%) Project Management
9 15 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (4.01%) TOGAF
10 13 (4.01%) Risk Management
11 12 (3.70%) Workflow
12 11 (3.40%) Change Management
12 11 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (3.09%) Network Management
13 10 (3.09%) Budget Control
13 10 (3.09%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 86 (26.54%) SQL
2 10 (3.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.93%) C#
3 3 (0.93%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.62%) Perl
4 2 (0.62%) C
4 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.62%) VBScript
5 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 85 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (23.15%) Security Cleared
3 64 (19.75%) SC Cleared
4 53 (16.36%) MCSE
5 46 (14.20%) DV Cleared
6 20 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (5.25%) MCSA
8 16 (4.94%) MCITP
8 16 (4.94%) Degree
9 11 (3.40%) MCTS
9 11 (3.40%) CCNA
9 11 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (2.78%) MCP
11 9 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.85%) CCA
12 6 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.54%) CCNP
14 2 (0.62%) ISEB
15 1 (0.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.33%) SLA
2 6 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.62%) BS7799
System Software
1 153 (47.22%) Hyper-V
2 152 (46.91%) Active Directory
3 97 (29.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (10.80%) vSphere
5 32 (9.88%) ISA Server
6 28 (8.64%) VMware ESX
6 28 (8.64%) Forefront TMG
7 25 (7.72%) UAG
8 19 (5.86%) XenApp
9 13 (4.01%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (1.54%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.23%) XenServer
15 2 (0.62%) MetaFrame
15 2 (0.62%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.31%) VMware GSX
16 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 196 (60.49%) SCCM
2 30 (9.26%) SCVMM
3 29 (8.95%) NetBackup
3 29 (8.95%) WSUS
4 26 (8.02%) CA Spectrum
5 25 (7.72%) Tivoli
6 24 (7.41%) HP SIM
7 23 (7.10%) Nagios
8 15 (4.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 13 (4.01%) EMC NetWorker
9 13 (4.01%) SCOrch
10 12 (3.70%) SCDPM
10 12 (3.70%) SCSM
11 10 (3.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 9 (2.78%) Backup Exec
13 7 (2.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 5 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
16 4 (1.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 174 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 143 (44.14%) VMware
3 71 (21.91%) SolarWinds
4 66 (20.37%) Citrix
5 55 (16.98%) HP
6 32 (9.88%) Cisco
7 26 (8.02%) CA
8 23 (7.10%) Symantec
9 22 (6.79%) F5
10 19 (5.86%) McAfee
11 17 (5.25%) Dell
11 17 (5.25%) EMC
12 13 (4.01%) NetIQ
13 12 (3.70%) Lumension
14 11 (3.40%) ArcSight
14 11 (3.40%) Oracle
15 10 (3.09%) IBM
15 10 (3.09%) CheckPoint
16 9 (2.78%) Fujitsu
17 8 (2.47%) Remedy
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