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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 276 308 288
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 176 149 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.59% 9.78% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 118 110 122
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
1519 1523 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.43% 6.68% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1196 1096
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -4.70%

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 2 June 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 2 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
Berkshire +11 62 £62,500 +31.57% 5
Hampshire +20 41 £39,250 -6.54% 3
Surrey +7 30 £37,500 -37.50% 4
West Sussex -13 15 £35,000 -17.15%
Kent +13 11 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 10 £47,500 - 2
Middlesex +10 2 £35,000 -39.65%
Oxfordshire +6 2 £51,250 +24.24% 1
East Sussex +8 1 £47,500 +14.45%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 248 (80.52%) Windows
2 206 (66.88%) Microsoft
3 204 (66.23%) SCCM
4 193 (62.66%) Active Directory
5 164 (53.25%) DNS
6 138 (44.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 130 (42.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 120 (38.96%) DHCP
9 117 (37.99%) ITIL
10 104 (33.77%) Hyper-V
11 102 (33.12%) Security Cleared
11 102 (33.12%) MS Exchange
12 95 (30.84%) VMware
13 93 (30.19%) SAN
14 90 (29.22%) MS Excel
15 89 (28.90%) Lync
16 88 (28.57%) Cisco
17 80 (25.97%) PowerShell
18 75 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
19 74 (24.03%) Windows Server 2003
20 72 (23.38%) Citrix
21 70 (22.73%) HP
22 69 (22.40%) SQL
22 69 (22.40%) SC Cleared
23 65 (21.10%) DV Cleared
24 64 (20.78%) Firewall
24 64 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
25 54 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
26 53 (17.21%) TCP/IP
27 52 (16.88%) SQL Server

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 102 (33.12%) MS Exchange
2 89 (28.90%) Lync
3 64 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (12.01%) SharePoint
5 32 (10.39%) IIS
6 24 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (4.22%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.97%) JBoss
11 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.32%) Eucalyptus
13 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 90 (29.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.27%) MS Office
3 6 (1.95%) MS Project
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.22%) Office 365
3 8 (2.60%) SaaS
4 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.97%) Symantec.cloud
5 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.32%) Nimbula
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (53.25%) DNS
2 120 (38.96%) DHCP
3 93 (30.19%) SAN
4 64 (20.78%) Firewall
5 53 (17.21%) TCP/IP
6 47 (15.26%) WAN
6 47 (15.26%) LAN
7 40 (12.99%) iSCSI
8 32 (10.39%) NetScaler
9 30 (9.74%) Wireshark
10 19 (6.17%) VLAN
11 16 (5.19%) VPN
11 16 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (4.87%) VoIP
13 9 (2.92%) WebEx
13 9 (2.92%) Cisco IPT
14 8 (2.60%) Internet
14 8 (2.60%) NAS
15 7 (2.27%) Unified Communications
16 5 (1.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.25%) Redis
5 6 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.65%) MySQL
7 2 (0.65%) DB2
7 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Introscope
2 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) NUnit
General
1 23 (7.47%) Finance
2 9 (2.92%) Retail
3 6 (1.95%) Law
4 3 (0.97%) Billing
4 3 (0.97%) Advertising
4 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.65%) Back Office
5 2 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (21.10%) Support Engineer
2 40 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (10.06%) Analyst
4 29 (9.42%) Consultant
5 24 (7.79%) Administrator
6 23 (7.47%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 21 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
9 17 (5.52%) Problem Manager
10 16 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (4.87%) Technical Support Engineer
11 15 (4.87%) Technical Specialist
11 15 (4.87%) Technical Engineer
12 14 (4.55%) Active Directory Specialist
13 13 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (3.90%) Project Manager
15 11 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 10 (3.25%) Technical Consultant
16 10 (3.25%) Systems Support
17 9 (2.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.60%) .NET
2 7 (2.27%) Application Packaging
2 7 (2.27%) Web Services
3 4 (1.30%) Middleware
4 2 (0.65%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.65%) MSMQ
4 2 (0.65%) XML
5 1 (0.32%) jQuery
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.32%) MDX
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.32%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 37 (12.01%) Clustering
3 34 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (5.84%) EqualLogic
6 6 (1.95%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.62%) e-Health
8 4 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.30%) PKI
8 4 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.65%) Replication
10 2 (0.65%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.32%) CMDB
11 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.32%) Statistics
11 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 248 (80.52%) Windows
2 138 (44.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 130 (42.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (24.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 33 (10.71%) Linux
7 21 (6.82%) Windows XP
8 15 (4.87%) UNIX
9 10 (3.25%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.62%) HPUX
11 4 (1.30%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.65%) AIX
12 2 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.99%) ITIL
2 50 (16.23%) Root Cause Analysis
3 36 (11.69%) Project Management
4 33 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 32 (10.39%) Migration
6 28 (9.09%) Service Management
7 25 (8.12%) CRM
8 22 (7.14%) Patch Management
9 20 (6.49%) ITSM
9 20 (6.49%) Problem Management
9 20 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (4.87%) ITIL V3
10 15 (4.87%) Change Management
10 15 (4.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (4.55%) Logistics
11 14 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (4.22%) High Availability
12 13 (4.22%) Configuration Management
13 12 (3.90%) PRINCE2
13 12 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 80 (25.97%) PowerShell
2 69 (22.40%) SQL
3 28 (9.09%) VBScript
4 4 (1.30%) Java
5 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 102 (33.12%) Security Cleared
2 69 (22.40%) SC Cleared
3 65 (21.10%) DV Cleared
4 54 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (16.56%) MCSE
6 39 (12.66%) MCITP
7 33 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
8 32 (10.39%) CCA
9 26 (8.44%) MCP
10 17 (5.52%) MCTS
11 15 (4.87%) MCSA
12 10 (3.25%) Degree
13 9 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (1.62%) CCNA
16 4 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.97%) CCNP
18 2 (0.65%) CCIE
19 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.30%) QA
4 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.65%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 193 (62.66%) Active Directory
2 104 (33.77%) Hyper-V
3 75 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (12.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 37 (12.01%) XenApp
6 36 (11.69%) XenDesktop
7 30 (9.74%) XenServer
8 25 (8.12%) VMware ESX
9 24 (7.79%) vSphere
10 20 (6.49%) Terminal Services
11 9 (2.92%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (2.60%) ISA Server
13 6 (1.95%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.62%) UAG
15 3 (0.97%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.65%) Firmware
17 1 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 204 (66.23%) SCCM
2 48 (15.58%) WSUS
3 38 (12.34%) SCVMM
4 26 (8.44%) HP SIM
4 26 (8.44%) EdgeSight
5 23 (7.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 19 (6.17%) HP Data Protector
7 18 (5.84%) EMC NetWorker
7 18 (5.84%) SCOrch
8 15 (4.87%) Backup Exec
9 14 (4.55%) Tivoli
9 14 (4.55%) SCSM
10 13 (4.22%) SCDPM
11 12 (3.90%) NetBackup
12 10 (3.25%) HAProxy
13 8 (2.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 6 (1.95%) Netcool
14 6 (1.95%) ARCserve
15 5 (1.62%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
15 5 (1.62%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 206 (66.88%) Microsoft
2 95 (30.84%) VMware
3 88 (28.57%) Cisco
4 72 (23.38%) Citrix
5 70 (22.73%) HP
6 36 (11.69%) Dell
7 30 (9.74%) Remedy
7 30 (9.74%) AppSense
8 25 (8.12%) Symantec
9 24 (7.79%) Lumension
10 20 (6.49%) Avaya
11 19 (6.17%) LANDesk
11 19 (6.17%) Splunk
12 18 (5.84%) ArcSight
12 18 (5.84%) SolarWinds
13 16 (5.19%) IBM
14 8 (2.60%) NetApp
14 8 (2.60%) Oracle
15 7 (2.27%) 3PAR
15 7 (2.27%) Brocade
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