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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 307 280 315
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +35
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 134 142 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.68% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.55% 11.62% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 100 92 93
Average salary £45,000 £41,600 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.17% -12.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
1568 1222 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.59% 5.82% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 959 984
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -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 3 March 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 3 March 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
Hampshire +17 38 £40,500 +8.00% 3
Berkshire -30 35 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Surrey -2 26 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 18 £42,500 -5.29% 1
West Sussex +4 9 £35,000 -25.92%
Kent +16 4 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire 0 2 £48,500 +15.47%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 292 (75.45%) Windows
2 244 (63.05%) Microsoft
3 229 (59.17%) SCCM
4 211 (54.52%) Active Directory
5 154 (39.79%) VMware
6 151 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 144 (37.21%) Hyper-V
8 136 (35.14%) ITIL
9 118 (30.49%) MS Excel
10 116 (29.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 113 (29.20%) Security Cleared
12 108 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 101 (26.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 100 (25.84%) SC Cleared
14 100 (25.84%) DNS
15 99 (25.58%) SAN
16 98 (25.32%) SQL
17 92 (23.77%) MS Exchange
18 87 (22.48%) DHCP
19 85 (21.96%) HP
20 82 (21.19%) Citrix
21 78 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
22 74 (19.12%) DV Cleared
23 73 (18.86%) Cisco
24 66 (17.05%) SQL Server
25 63 (16.28%) PowerShell
26 62 (16.02%) MCSE
27 60 (15.50%) TCP/IP
28 59 (15.25%) SCVMM
29 57 (14.73%) Lync

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 92 (23.77%) MS Exchange
2 57 (14.73%) Lync
3 46 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (10.08%) SharePoint
5 35 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.88%) IIS
7 13 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.58%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.03%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.03%) Apache
12 3 (0.78%) JBoss
12 3 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.78%) Documentum
13 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 118 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.88%) Office 365
2 14 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.55%) IaaS
4 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (25.84%) DNS
2 99 (25.58%) SAN
3 87 (22.48%) DHCP
4 60 (15.50%) TCP/IP
5 48 (12.40%) Firewall
6 41 (10.59%) LAN
7 37 (9.56%) WAN
8 28 (7.24%) iSCSI
9 23 (5.94%) Wireshark
10 20 (5.17%) NetScaler
11 18 (4.65%) VoIP
12 15 (3.88%) VLAN
13 13 (3.36%) VPN
14 8 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (1.81%) IPsec
16 6 (1.55%) SNMP
16 6 (1.55%) Kerberos
17 5 (1.29%) MPLS
17 5 (1.29%) VRRP
17 5 (1.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.55%) MySQL
6 4 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.03%) OLTP
7 3 (0.78%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.52%) DB2
8 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.26%) NUnit
General
1 55 (14.21%) Finance
2 31 (8.01%) Retail
3 23 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.07%) Banking
5 4 (1.03%) Law
6 3 (0.78%) Advertising
6 3 (0.78%) Marketing
6 3 (0.78%) French Language
7 2 (0.52%) Billing
7 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (25.32%) Support Engineer
2 41 (10.59%) Analyst
3 36 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (7.75%) Technical Support
5 28 (7.24%) Administrator
6 27 (6.98%) Architect
6 27 (6.98%) Consultant
7 23 (5.94%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 22 (5.68%) Technical Specialist
8 22 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (5.43%) Monitoring Specialist
10 18 (4.65%) Technical Architect
11 17 (4.39%) Team Leader
12 15 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
12 15 (3.88%) Technical Support Engineer
13 14 (3.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 14 (3.62%) Active Directory Specialist
14 13 (3.36%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.84%) .NET
2 5 (1.29%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.03%) Web Services
3 4 (1.03%) Middleware
4 3 (0.78%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.52%) SAML
6 1 (0.26%) HTML
6 1 (0.26%) XML
6 1 (0.26%) CSS
6 1 (0.26%) MDX
6 1 (0.26%) jQuery
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.98%) Clustering
3 21 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.03%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.52%) Replication
7 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.52%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.26%) Statistics
8 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.26%) PKI
8 1 (0.26%) CMDB
8 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.26%) User Experience
8 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.26%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 292 (75.45%) Windows
2 151 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 116 (29.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 108 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (10.08%) UNIX
6 36 (9.30%) Linux
7 31 (8.01%) Windows XP
7 31 (8.01%) Windows 7
8 28 (7.24%) Windows 2000 Server
9 19 (4.91%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.55%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.52%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.52%) AIX
13 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (35.14%) ITIL
2 42 (10.85%) Migration
3 38 (9.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 30 (7.75%) Incident Management
4 30 (7.75%) CRM
5 29 (7.49%) Change Management
6 26 (6.72%) Release Management
6 26 (6.72%) Software Distribution
7 23 (5.94%) Project Management
8 22 (5.68%) Software Deployment
9 21 (5.43%) Load Balancing
10 20 (5.17%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (4.13%) Performance Monitoring
13 16 (4.13%) PRINCE2
14 14 (3.62%) Network Design
15 10 (2.58%) Service Management
16 9 (2.33%) Configuration Management
16 9 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (25.32%) SQL
2 63 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 24 (6.20%) VBScript
4 13 (3.36%) Perl
5 10 (2.58%) Java
6 9 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.07%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.03%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 113 (29.20%) Security Cleared
2 100 (25.84%) SC Cleared
3 78 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (19.12%) DV Cleared
5 62 (16.02%) MCSE
6 37 (9.56%) MCITP
7 28 (7.24%) MCTS
8 24 (6.20%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (5.94%) CCA
9 23 (5.94%) Degree
10 13 (3.36%) MCP
11 12 (3.10%) MCSA
11 12 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (1.55%) RHCE
15 5 (1.29%) CCNP
16 3 (0.78%) CCIE
16 3 (0.78%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.91%) SLA
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.26%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 211 (54.52%) Active Directory
2 144 (37.21%) Hyper-V
3 101 (26.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (9.82%) VMware ESX
5 36 (9.30%) XenApp
5 36 (9.30%) vSphere
6 35 (9.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 33 (8.53%) XenDesktop
8 28 (7.24%) Forefront TMG
9 26 (6.72%) Terminal Services
9 26 (6.72%) ISA Server
10 25 (6.46%) UAG
10 25 (6.46%) XenServer
11 19 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.81%) Terminal Server
13 6 (1.55%) VirtualBox
13 6 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.03%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 229 (59.17%) SCCM
2 59 (15.25%) SCVMM
3 47 (12.14%) Tivoli
4 31 (8.01%) Netcool
5 30 (7.75%) WSUS
6 25 (6.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 24 (6.20%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 24 (6.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 23 (5.94%) EdgeSight
9 22 (5.68%) HP SIM
9 22 (5.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 21 (5.43%) NetBackup
11 20 (5.17%) SCOrch
12 18 (4.65%) Nagios
13 17 (4.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 17 (4.39%) SCSM
14 16 (4.13%) HP Data Protector
15 12 (3.10%) SCDPM
16 11 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 9 (2.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 244 (63.05%) Microsoft
2 154 (39.79%) VMware
3 85 (21.96%) HP
4 82 (21.19%) Citrix
5 73 (18.86%) Cisco
6 43 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 42 (10.85%) Remedy
8 38 (9.82%) IBM
9 30 (7.75%) LANDesk
10 27 (6.98%) Sophos
11 26 (6.72%) Dell
12 24 (6.20%) McAfee
13 22 (5.68%) Fujitsu
14 18 (4.65%) AppSense
14 18 (4.65%) Symantec
14 18 (4.65%) 3PAR
14 18 (4.65%) F5
15 16 (4.13%) Oracle
15 16 (4.13%) Avaya
16 14 (3.62%) Splunk
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