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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 304 283 341
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +58
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 149 149 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.70% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.21% 9.85% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 94
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £36,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -3.61%
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
1617 1513 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.21% 7.07% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1246 1045
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,950 £30,000
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 2 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 2 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 +30 69 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Berkshire -7 30 £47,500 -13.63% 11
Hampshire -43 17 £36,000 -10.00% 4
West Sussex +2 14 £43,000 +11.68% 3
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £31,250 -30.55% 2
Kent +1 6 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Oxfordshire -1 5 £46,500 +3.33% 2
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 209 (69.44%) Windows
2 186 (61.79%) SCCM
3 160 (53.16%) Microsoft
4 143 (47.51%) Hyper-V
5 137 (45.51%) Active Directory
5 137 (45.51%) VMware
6 117 (38.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 97 (32.23%) ITIL
8 95 (31.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 92 (30.56%) MS Excel
10 83 (27.57%) SAN
11 81 (26.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 75 (24.92%) SQL
12 75 (24.92%) MS Exchange
13 73 (24.25%) SQL Server
14 70 (23.26%) Citrix
15 67 (22.26%) Security Cleared
16 63 (20.93%) SolarWinds
17 62 (20.60%) DNS
18 56 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
19 54 (17.94%) SC Cleared
20 53 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
21 52 (17.28%) HP
21 52 (17.28%) SharePoint
22 51 (16.94%) Windows Server 2003
23 50 (16.61%) MCSE
24 47 (15.61%) Firewall
24 47 (15.61%) Finance
25 44 (14.62%) DHCP
26 40 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2013

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 75 (24.92%) MS Exchange
2 53 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (17.28%) SharePoint
4 40 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (12.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (9.30%) IIS
7 26 (8.64%) Lync
8 22 (7.31%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (3.99%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (1.99%) Documentum
13 6 (1.99%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.66%) Apache
15 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 92 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.65%) Office 365
2 8 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.99%) IaaS
4 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (27.57%) SAN
2 62 (20.60%) DNS
3 47 (15.61%) Firewall
4 44 (14.62%) DHCP
5 32 (10.63%) TCP/IP
6 18 (5.98%) WAN
7 17 (5.65%) LAN
8 14 (4.65%) Internet
9 12 (3.99%) VPN
10 8 (2.66%) BIG-IP
10 8 (2.66%) Unified Communications
11 7 (2.33%) Network Security
11 7 (2.33%) SNMP
12 6 (1.99%) Kerberos
12 6 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.66%) VLAN
13 5 (1.66%) MPLS
13 5 (1.66%) OSPF
13 5 (1.66%) BGP
13 5 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (24.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) NUnit
1 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (15.61%) Finance
2 8 (2.66%) Retail
3 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.33%) Marketing
4 4 (1.33%) Back Office
5 2 (0.66%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (19.60%) Architect
2 56 (18.60%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.29%) Consultant
4 36 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (9.30%) Analyst
6 20 (6.64%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (5.98%) Integration Architect
8 17 (5.65%) Administrator
8 17 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 17 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (5.32%) Operations Engineer
9 16 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.65%) Team Leader
10 14 (4.65%) Microsoft Consultant
10 14 (4.65%) Operations Support Engineer
11 13 (4.32%) SCCM Consultant
11 13 (4.32%) Technical Architect
12 12 (3.99%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.64%) .NET
2 21 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.32%) Application Packaging
4 4 (1.33%) SAML
4 4 (1.33%) Web Services
5 3 (1.00%) XML
5 3 (1.00%) CSS
5 3 (1.00%) jQuery
5 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.00%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.97%) Clustering
2 18 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.65%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.99%) Replication
5 9 (2.99%) PKI
6 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.33%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.33%) Smartcard
7 4 (1.33%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.00%) IPTV
8 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.66%) Firmware
9 2 (0.66%) DTV
9 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 209 (69.44%) Windows
2 117 (38.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (16.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (7.31%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.32%) Linux
7 11 (3.65%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.33%) UNIX
8 7 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.66%) Solaris
11 1 (0.33%) HPUX
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (32.23%) ITIL
2 31 (10.30%) Performance Monitoring
3 24 (7.97%) Migration
4 21 (6.98%) SOA
4 21 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (5.65%) Security Architecture
6 17 (5.65%) Project Management
6 17 (5.65%) PRINCE2
6 17 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 14 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 13 (4.32%) Configuration Management
8 13 (4.32%) TOGAF
8 13 (4.32%) Risk Management
9 12 (3.99%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (3.99%) Budget Control
10 11 (3.65%) Workflow
11 10 (3.32%) Problem Management
11 10 (3.32%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (24.92%) SQL
2 8 (2.66%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.00%) C#
3 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.66%) Perl
4 2 (0.66%) C
4 2 (0.66%) VBScript
5 1 (0.33%) VB
5 1 (0.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 81 (26.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (22.26%) Security Cleared
3 54 (17.94%) SC Cleared
4 50 (16.61%) MCSE
5 38 (12.62%) DV Cleared
6 20 (6.64%) MCSA
6 20 (6.64%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (6.31%) MCITP
7 19 (6.31%) Degree
8 14 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (4.65%) CCNA
9 12 (3.99%) MCTS
9 12 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.66%) CCNP
11 8 (2.66%) MCP
12 5 (1.66%) CCA
12 5 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.33%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.97%) SLA
2 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.66%) BS7799
System Software
1 143 (47.51%) Hyper-V
2 137 (45.51%) Active Directory
3 95 (31.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (12.29%) vSphere
5 28 (9.30%) ISA Server
6 26 (8.64%) Forefront TMG
7 23 (7.64%) UAG
7 23 (7.64%) VMware ESX
8 21 (6.98%) XenApp
9 15 (4.98%) XenDesktop
10 9 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (2.66%) XenServer
12 4 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.00%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.00%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.66%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.66%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.33%) VMware GSX
15 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 186 (61.79%) SCCM
2 30 (9.97%) SCVMM
3 27 (8.97%) NetBackup
4 26 (8.64%) WSUS
5 25 (8.31%) CA Spectrum
6 23 (7.64%) HP SIM
7 22 (7.31%) Tivoli
7 22 (7.31%) Nagios
8 13 (4.32%) SCDPM
9 12 (3.99%) SCOrch
10 11 (3.65%) SCSM
10 11 (3.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (3.65%) EMC NetWorker
10 11 (3.65%) Backup Exec
11 10 (3.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (2.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 7 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (2.33%) MOM
14 5 (1.66%) Foglight
14 5 (1.66%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 160 (53.16%) Microsoft
2 137 (45.51%) VMware
3 70 (23.26%) Citrix
4 63 (20.93%) SolarWinds
5 52 (17.28%) HP
6 30 (9.97%) Cisco
7 25 (8.31%) CA
8 24 (7.97%) Symantec
9 22 (7.31%) F5
10 18 (5.98%) McAfee
11 16 (5.32%) Dell
12 14 (4.65%) Lumension
13 13 (4.32%) EMC
13 13 (4.32%) Oracle
13 13 (4.32%) CheckPoint
14 12 (3.99%) NetIQ
15 11 (3.65%) ArcSight
16 10 (3.32%) IBM
17 9 (2.99%) Websense
18 7 (2.33%) Remedy
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