The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 209 186 146
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -40
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 22 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.43% 1.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.38% 10.68% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 71
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,430 £29,350 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
282 206 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.57% 4.07% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 223 157 273
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Devon -7 7 £20,500 -29.31%
Dorset -3 4 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Wiltshire -19 4 - - 1
Somerset - 2 £28,750 - 6
Bristol -9 1 £37,500 -31.81% 8
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (76.60%) Microsoft
1 36 (76.60%) SCCM
2 30 (63.83%) Windows
3 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
4 21 (44.68%) ITIL
4 21 (44.68%) Nagios
5 20 (42.55%) Hyper-V
6 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (34.04%) WSUS
7 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
8 15 (31.91%) SLA
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (31.91%) SAN
9 14 (29.79%) MCSE
9 14 (29.79%) VMware
10 13 (27.66%) Bomgar
10 13 (27.66%) CommVault
10 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
11 12 (25.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
11 12 (25.53%) Backup Exec
12 11 (23.40%) PKI
12 11 (23.40%) SCVMM
12 11 (23.40%) Office 365
12 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (23.40%) SCOrch
12 11 (23.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 9 (19.15%) MCITP
13 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.38%) Lync
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (23.40%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SAN
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) LAN
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.51%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Consultant
2 14 (29.79%) Systems Support
3 13 (27.66%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Support Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Systems Support Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Capacity Manager
9 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Architect
11 1 (2.13%) Analyst
11 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
11 1 (2.13%) Server Support
11 1 (2.13%) Support Technician
11 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
11 1 (2.13%) Server Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support
11 1 (2.13%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) PKI
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
3 4 (8.51%) Firmware
4 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (25.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (14.89%) UNIX
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.38%) Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
2 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.64%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.51%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.38%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Network Design
7 1 (2.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.13%) Network Management
7 1 (2.13%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) C
3 3 (6.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (29.79%) MCSE
3 9 (19.15%) MCITP
4 7 (14.89%) MCP
5 6 (12.77%) MCSA
6 4 (8.51%) CCA
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) MCTS
9 1 (2.13%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Hyper-V
2 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.64%) XenApp
5 4 (8.51%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.38%) XenServer
6 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.13%) vSphere
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (76.60%) SCCM
2 21 (44.68%) Nagios
3 16 (34.04%) WSUS
4 12 (25.53%) Backup Exec
5 11 (23.40%) SCVMM
5 11 (23.40%) SCOrch
5 11 (23.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.26%) MOM
7 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.13%) SCSM
7 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) CommVault
3 13 (27.66%) Bomgar
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) HP
6 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
7 5 (10.64%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) F5
9 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.13%) LogLogic
9 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.13%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.13%) EMC
9 1 (2.13%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.13%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) Genesys
9 1 (2.13%) BMC
9 1 (2.13%) CA
9 1 (2.13%) Sun
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