The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 96 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.88% 7.27% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -29.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,500 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SCOM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.25% 5.10% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 53 65
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SCOM
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the South Wales region.

SCOM Salary Trend in South Wales

SCOM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
SCOM
Wales

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee