The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 196 192 218
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 27 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.50% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.64% 7.50% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 2
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,450 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
280 360 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.90% 6.70% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 233 307 216
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SCOM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the South West

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the South West

SCOM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Devon -5 10 £20,800 -11.30%
Wiltshire -18 6 £33,500 -16.25%
Dorset +1 5 £55,000 +52.77%
Bristol +6 4 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 62 (88.57%) Microsoft
2 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) SCCM
3 41 (58.57%) ITIL
4 39 (55.71%) MS Excel
5 34 (48.57%) Nagios
6 33 (47.14%) Hyper-V
7 28 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (38.57%) VMware
9 26 (37.14%) HP
10 25 (35.71%) MCSE
10 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (34.29%) SharePoint
11 24 (34.29%) SLA
12 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (32.86%) WSUS
13 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
13 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
14 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (27.14%) SolarWinds
16 18 (25.71%) Clustering
17 16 (22.86%) Bomgar
18 15 (21.43%) Service Management
18 15 (21.43%) Citrix
19 14 (20.00%) Dell
19 14 (20.00%) Service Delivery
19 14 (20.00%) CommVault
19 14 (20.00%) Backup Exec
19 14 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
19 14 (20.00%) Problem Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
3 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (12.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.71%) Lync
6 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.86%) CMS
9 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (55.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.57%) MS Office
3 9 (12.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) LAN
2 10 (14.29%) Internet
2 10 (14.29%) DHCP
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.29%) DNS
3 9 (12.86%) SAN
4 2 (2.86%) MPLS
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (25.71%) Systems Support
4 15 (21.43%) Analyst
5 14 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Consultant
6 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (8.57%) Capacity Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Architect
10 4 (5.71%) Capacity Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
11 2 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Clustering
2 11 (15.71%) Blackberry
3 10 (14.29%) Firmware
4 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) PKI
6 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 13 (18.57%) UNIX
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.86%) Solaris
7 2 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) ITIL
2 15 (21.43%) Service Management
3 14 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 14 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 13 (18.57%) ITSM
5 10 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 9 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.29%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.86%) Network Management
8 2 (2.86%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (2.86%) Benchmarking
8 2 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (1.43%) Information Security
9 1 (1.43%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.43%) Network Design
9 1 (1.43%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) C
1 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (35.71%) MCSE
3 13 (18.57%) MCP
4 10 (14.29%) CCA
4 10 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (11.43%) MCITP
6 7 (10.00%) MCT
7 5 (7.14%) MCSA
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.43%) CISMP
9 1 (1.43%) MCTS
9 1 (1.43%) Degree
9 1 (1.43%) CITP
9 1 (1.43%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.29%) SLA
2 6 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 33 (47.14%) Hyper-V
2 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 11 (15.71%) XenApp
5 10 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 10 (14.29%) ISA Server
6 9 (12.86%) XenServer
7 7 (10.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (62.86%) SCCM
2 34 (48.57%) Nagios
3 23 (32.86%) WSUS
4 14 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 13 (18.57%) HP SIM
6 9 (12.86%) MOM
7 8 (11.43%) SCVMM
8 5 (7.14%) SCOrch
8 5 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (4.29%) SCSM
9 3 (4.29%) SCDPM
10 1 (1.43%) BladeLogic
10 1 (1.43%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 62 (88.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.57%) VMware
3 26 (37.14%) HP
4 19 (27.14%) SolarWinds
5 16 (22.86%) Bomgar
6 15 (21.43%) Citrix
7 14 (20.00%) Dell
7 14 (20.00%) CommVault
8 13 (18.57%) ServiceNow
9 3 (4.29%) Oracle
10 2 (2.86%) F5
10 2 (2.86%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.86%) LogLogic
10 2 (2.86%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.86%) Juniper
10 2 (2.86%) EMC
10 2 (2.86%) Cisco
10 2 (2.86%) NetApp
10 2 (2.86%) Altiris
11 1 (1.43%) Tripwire
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