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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 258 290 325
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +35
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 197 143 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 0.66% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.35% 9.89% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 128 107 106
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
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
1735 1446 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.02% 6.69% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1199 1063
Average salary £44,000 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.67% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +64 86 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Berkshire -6 51 £47,500 -13.63% 8
Hampshire -33 23 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 21 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex +10 17 £47,000 +62.77% 1
Kent -1 3 £46,500 +3.33%
Oxfordshire +5 2 £43,250 +29.10%
Sussex +2 2 - -
Middlesex -8 1 £70,000 +13.82%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 251 (70.51%) Windows
2 210 (58.99%) SCCM
3 189 (53.09%) Microsoft
4 173 (48.60%) Hyper-V
5 171 (48.03%) Active Directory
6 150 (42.13%) VMware
7 139 (39.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 118 (33.15%) ITIL
9 108 (30.34%) SQL
10 107 (30.06%) MS Excel
11 101 (28.37%) SAN
12 95 (26.69%) SQL Server
13 94 (26.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 94 (26.40%) Security Cleared
13 94 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 80 (22.47%) SC Cleared
15 79 (22.19%) SolarWinds
16 72 (20.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 70 (19.66%) MS Exchange
18 68 (19.10%) HP
19 66 (18.54%) DNS
19 66 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
20 58 (16.29%) Citrix
21 57 (16.01%) MCSE
22 56 (15.73%) Finance
22 56 (15.73%) DV Cleared
23 55 (15.45%) SharePoint
24 54 (15.17%) DHCP
25 48 (13.48%) SCVMM
25 48 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2010

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 70 (19.66%) MS Exchange
2 55 (15.45%) SharePoint
3 48 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (7.87%) IIS
6 25 (7.02%) Lync
7 24 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (6.46%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (3.93%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.53%) Documentum
11 9 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.40%) Apache
13 5 (1.40%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.40%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 107 (30.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.78%) Office 365
2 13 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.09%) IaaS
4 5 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.84%) SaaS
6 2 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (28.37%) SAN
2 66 (18.54%) DNS
3 54 (15.17%) DHCP
4 42 (11.80%) Firewall
5 40 (11.24%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.21%) WAN
7 14 (3.93%) LAN
7 14 (3.93%) VPN
8 13 (3.65%) VLAN
9 10 (2.81%) iSCSI
9 10 (2.81%) Kerberos
10 8 (2.25%) Unified Communications
11 7 (1.97%) SNMP
12 6 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.69%) Network Security
12 6 (1.69%) NetScaler
12 6 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (1.69%) Internet
13 5 (1.40%) VoIP
13 5 (1.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (26.69%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.40%) MySQL
6 4 (1.12%) OLTP
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.84%) NUnit
General
1 56 (15.73%) Finance
2 20 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.34%) Retail
4 7 (1.97%) Marketing
5 4 (1.12%) Back Office
6 2 (0.56%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (24.72%) Support Engineer
2 65 (18.26%) Architect
3 40 (11.24%) Analyst
4 31 (8.71%) Consultant
5 29 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (7.87%) Operations Engineer
7 26 (7.30%) Technical Architect
7 26 (7.30%) Operations Support Engineer
8 22 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (5.62%) Administrator
10 18 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (5.06%) Monitoring Specialist
11 17 (4.78%) Integration Architect
11 17 (4.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (4.49%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
13 15 (4.21%) Technical Support
13 15 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 14 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.18%) .NET
2 20 (5.62%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.97%) Application Packaging
4 5 (1.40%) SAML
5 3 (0.84%) HTML
5 3 (0.84%) CSS
5 3 (0.84%) XML
5 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.84%) jQuery
6 2 (0.56%) Web Services
7 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.46%) Clustering
3 15 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.65%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.53%) PKI
6 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.12%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.12%) Replication
7 4 (1.12%) Smartcard
7 4 (1.12%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.56%) IPTV
10 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.28%) DTV
10 1 (0.28%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 251 (70.51%) Windows
2 139 (39.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (20.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (6.74%) UNIX
5 24 (6.74%) Linux
6 22 (6.18%) Windows 7
7 19 (5.34%) Windows XP
8 17 (4.78%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (2.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.56%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (33.15%) ITIL
2 30 (8.43%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 26 (7.30%) Load Balancing
4 24 (6.74%) Migration
5 18 (5.06%) SOA
6 16 (4.49%) Change Management
7 15 (4.21%) PRINCE2
7 15 (4.21%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (3.93%) Software Deployment
8 14 (3.93%) Security Architecture
8 14 (3.93%) Release Management
8 14 (3.93%) Software Distribution
8 14 (3.93%) Configuration Management
9 12 (3.37%) Network Design
10 10 (2.81%) Incident Management
10 10 (2.81%) Project Management
11 9 (2.53%) Network Management
11 9 (2.53%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (30.34%) SQL
2 18 (5.06%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.81%) Perl
4 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.84%) C#
6 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.28%) C
7 1 (0.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 94 (26.40%) Microsoft Certification
1 94 (26.40%) Security Cleared
2 80 (22.47%) SC Cleared
3 57 (16.01%) MCSE
4 56 (15.73%) DV Cleared
5 22 (6.18%) MCITP
5 22 (6.18%) Degree
6 17 (4.78%) MCSA
7 16 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.37%) MCTS
9 9 (2.53%) MCP
10 8 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.40%) CCNA
12 5 (1.40%) CCA
12 5 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.12%) RHCE
13 4 (1.12%) CCNP
14 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.30%) SLA
2 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 173 (48.60%) Hyper-V
2 171 (48.03%) Active Directory
3 94 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (12.36%) ISA Server
5 40 (11.24%) Forefront TMG
6 36 (10.11%) UAG
6 36 (10.11%) vSphere
7 28 (7.87%) VMware ESX
8 17 (4.78%) XenApp
9 14 (3.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (3.37%) XenDesktop
12 8 (2.25%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.69%) XenServer
14 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (1.12%) VirtualBox
15 4 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.56%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.28%) vCloud
17 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 210 (58.99%) SCCM
2 48 (13.48%) SCVMM
3 33 (9.27%) Nagios
4 31 (8.71%) Tivoli
5 27 (7.58%) WSUS
6 25 (7.02%) NetBackup
7 23 (6.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 22 (6.18%) CA Spectrum
9 20 (5.62%) HP SIM
10 14 (3.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (3.09%) SCOrch
12 10 (2.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 10 (2.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 9 (2.53%) Netcool
13 9 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (2.53%) SCSM
13 9 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 9 (2.53%) SCDPM
14 7 (1.97%) AppManager
15 6 (1.69%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 189 (53.09%) Microsoft
2 150 (42.13%) VMware
3 79 (22.19%) SolarWinds
4 68 (19.10%) HP
5 58 (16.29%) Citrix
6 30 (8.43%) Cisco
7 29 (8.15%) F5
8 27 (7.58%) McAfee
9 24 (6.74%) Symantec
10 23 (6.46%) Dell
11 22 (6.18%) CA
12 21 (5.90%) EMC
13 17 (4.78%) Fujitsu
13 17 (4.78%) Oracle
14 15 (4.21%) Sophos
14 15 (4.21%) IBM
15 14 (3.93%) NetIQ
16 11 (3.09%) Remedy
17 10 (2.81%) 3PAR
18 8 (2.25%) Lumension
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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