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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 90 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.12% 3.57% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £27,500 £29,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +24.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
49 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.53% 4.84% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 52
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 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
Caerphilly +11 1 - -
SCOM
Wales

SCOM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) SNMP
1 5 (83.33%) BMC
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (83.33%) BladeLogic
1 5 (83.33%) BMC Performance Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SCSM
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Change Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (83.33%) BladeLogic
1 5 (83.33%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix