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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 198 196 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 31 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.69% 8.84% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 4
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,450 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,700
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
290 362 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.93% 6.61% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 241 308 227
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £27,127 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
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 16 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 16 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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 +1 14 £19,400 -17.27%
Wiltshire -20 6 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Dorset +1 5 £55,000 +52.77%
Bristol +6 4 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 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 69 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 52 (66.67%) SCCM
3 51 (65.38%) Windows
4 47 (60.26%) ITIL
5 44 (56.41%) MS Excel
6 38 (48.72%) Nagios
7 36 (46.15%) Hyper-V
8 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (38.46%) VMware
10 29 (37.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (37.18%) HP
10 29 (37.18%) SLA
11 28 (35.90%) MCSE
11 28 (35.90%) WSUS
12 27 (34.62%) SharePoint
13 26 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (32.05%) MS Exchange
15 24 (30.77%) Active Directory
15 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (25.64%) SolarWinds
16 20 (25.64%) Clustering
16 20 (25.64%) Bomgar
17 18 (23.08%) Citrix
18 17 (21.79%) Dell
18 17 (21.79%) CommVault
18 17 (21.79%) Service Delivery
18 17 (21.79%) Backup Exec
18 17 (21.79%) Windows 2000 Server
18 17 (21.79%) Problem Management
19 16 (20.51%) MCP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 27 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 25 (32.05%) MS Exchange
3 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (14.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (7.69%) Lync
7 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.56%) CMS
10 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (56.41%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.67%) MS Office
3 11 (14.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) LAN
2 12 (15.38%) Internet
2 12 (15.38%) DHCP
2 12 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.38%) DNS
3 9 (11.54%) SAN
4 3 (3.85%) Firewall
4 3 (3.85%) MPLS
5 2 (2.56%) WAN
6 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Support Engineer
2 22 (28.21%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (26.92%) Systems Support
4 17 (21.79%) Systems Support Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Consultant
7 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (8.97%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (7.69%) Capacity Analyst
10 6 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 5 (6.41%) Architect
12 4 (5.13%) Capacity Manager
12 4 (5.13%) Messaging Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
13 3 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
14 2 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
14 2 (2.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Clustering
2 13 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 12 (15.38%) Firmware
4 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.41%) PKI
6 3 (3.85%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 51 (65.38%) Windows
2 29 (37.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (21.79%) Windows 2000 Server
5 15 (19.23%) UNIX
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.85%) Solaris
7 2 (2.56%) Android
7 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) ITIL
2 17 (21.79%) Service Delivery
2 17 (21.79%) Problem Management
3 15 (19.23%) Service Management
4 13 (16.67%) ITSM
5 12 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
5 12 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.10%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (12.82%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.13%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (3.85%) Network Management
9 3 (3.85%) Migration
10 2 (2.56%) Benchmarking
10 2 (2.56%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (1.28%) Network Design
11 1 (1.28%) Information Security
11 1 (1.28%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.28%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) C
1 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (35.90%) MCSE
3 16 (20.51%) MCP
4 12 (15.38%) CCA
4 12 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (12.82%) MCITP
6 7 (8.97%) MCT
7 5 (6.41%) MCSA
8 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.56%) MCTS
10 1 (1.28%) CISMP
10 1 (1.28%) Degree
10 1 (1.28%) CITP
10 1 (1.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (37.18%) SLA
2 8 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 36 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 26 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 13 (16.67%) XenApp
5 12 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 12 (15.38%) ISA Server
6 11 (14.10%) XenServer
7 7 (8.97%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (66.67%) SCCM
2 38 (48.72%) Nagios
3 28 (35.90%) WSUS
4 17 (21.79%) Backup Exec
5 13 (16.67%) HP SIM
6 9 (11.54%) MOM
6 9 (11.54%) SCVMM
7 6 (7.69%) SCOrch
8 5 (6.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (5.13%) SCSM
9 4 (5.13%) SCDPM
10 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
10 1 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.46%) VMware
3 29 (37.18%) HP
4 20 (25.64%) SolarWinds
4 20 (25.64%) Bomgar
5 18 (23.08%) Citrix
6 17 (21.79%) Dell
6 17 (21.79%) CommVault
7 13 (16.67%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle
9 3 (3.85%) LogRhythm
9 3 (3.85%) F5
9 3 (3.85%) ArcSight
9 3 (3.85%) LogLogic
9 3 (3.85%) Altiris
9 3 (3.85%) Juniper
9 3 (3.85%) EMC
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco
9 3 (3.85%) NetApp
10 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
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