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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 207 184 187
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 48 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 1.05% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.37% 20.81% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 47 57 38
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £46,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
359 298 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.30% 5.06% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 247 256
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Gloucestershire -1 10 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Devon +5 9 £32,500 +2.36% 2
Wiltshire -7 9 £32,500 -9.72%
Cornwall - 9 £40,000 - 1
Somerset -3 6 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Bristol -12 4 £52,125 +30.31% 2
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 71 (76.34%) Windows
2 68 (73.12%) SCCM
3 67 (72.04%) Microsoft
4 63 (67.74%) ITIL
5 53 (56.99%) Active Directory
6 52 (55.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (53.76%) Windows Server
8 46 (49.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (45.16%) MS Exchange
10 41 (44.09%) VMware
11 37 (39.78%) Firewall
11 37 (39.78%) DNS
12 36 (38.71%) DHCP
12 36 (38.71%) SQL
13 35 (37.63%) SQL Server
13 35 (37.63%) HP
13 35 (37.63%) Security Cleared
14 33 (35.48%) SharePoint
15 31 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (32.26%) Hyper-V
17 28 (30.11%) Exchange Server 2013
18 26 (27.96%) Cisco
19 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
20 22 (23.66%) DV Cleared
20 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2010
20 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
21 21 (22.58%) HP SIM
21 21 (22.58%) Incident Management
22 20 (21.51%) NetApp
22 20 (21.51%) SAN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 33 (35.48%) SharePoint
3 28 (30.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (12.90%) Lync
6 10 (10.75%) IIS
7 9 (9.68%) Apache
8 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (5.38%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.78%) DNS
1 37 (39.78%) Firewall
2 36 (38.71%) DHCP
3 20 (21.51%) SAN
4 18 (19.35%) WAN
5 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
6 14 (15.05%) VLAN
7 11 (11.83%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (9.68%) SMTP
9 8 (8.60%) Internet
10 6 (6.45%) VoIP
11 5 (5.38%) iSCSI
11 5 (5.38%) Network Security
11 5 (5.38%) SSL
11 5 (5.38%) VPN
11 5 (5.38%) Wireless
12 4 (4.30%) LAN
13 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.68%) MySQL
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Electronics
2 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.38%) Marketing
2 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Systems Engineer
2 27 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.20%) Support Engineer
4 14 (15.05%) IT Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) Architect
6 11 (11.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (10.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Administrator
8 8 (8.60%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.60%) Systems Support Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Systems Support
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) IT Support
10 6 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) ICT Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Service Analyst
11 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (5.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) LAMP
2 1 (1.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.68%) EqualLogic
3 8 (8.60%) EPoS
4 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.45%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) SCADA
6 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (76.34%) Windows
2 52 (55.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (53.76%) Windows Server
4 46 (49.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
6 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (19.35%) Linux
8 5 (5.38%) Unix
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (67.74%) ITIL
2 21 (22.58%) Incident Management
3 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
3 13 (13.98%) Problem Management
3 13 (13.98%) Service Management
4 12 (12.90%) Change Management
5 9 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.60%) Database Tuning
6 8 (8.60%) ERP
6 8 (8.60%) Time Management
7 7 (7.53%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.45%) High Availability
8 6 (6.45%) SIEM
9 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.38%) Password Management
9 5 (5.38%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) SQL
2 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.30%) Perl
3 4 (4.30%) PHP
3 4 (4.30%) Python
3 4 (4.30%) Ruby
3 4 (4.30%) VBScript
4 1 (1.08%) C
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) Security Cleared
2 22 (23.66%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.45%) Degree
5 6 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (5.38%) MCSE
7 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.23%) MCP
9 2 (2.15%) CCNA
9 2 (2.15%) CCNP
9 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.15%) VCP4
9 2 (2.15%) VCP5
9 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) SLA
2 8 (8.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (56.99%) Active Directory
2 31 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (32.26%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.98%) VMware ESX
5 11 (11.83%) vSphere
6 10 (10.75%) XenApp
7 6 (6.45%) DFS Replication
7 6 (6.45%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.23%) Postfix
10 2 (2.15%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.15%) UAG
10 2 (2.15%) vCloud
10 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 68 (73.12%) SCCM
2 21 (22.58%) HP SIM
3 14 (15.05%) Nagios
4 11 (11.83%) SCDPM
4 11 (11.83%) SCOrch
4 11 (11.83%) SCVMM
5 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (9.68%) Foglight
7 7 (7.53%) WSUS
8 6 (6.45%) SCSM
9 5 (5.38%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (5.38%) NetBackup
9 5 (5.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (2.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 67 (72.04%) Microsoft
2 41 (44.09%) VMware
3 35 (37.63%) HP
4 26 (27.96%) Cisco
5 20 (21.51%) NetApp
6 15 (16.13%) Citrix
6 15 (16.13%) Dell
7 12 (12.90%) FrontRange
7 12 (12.90%) SolarWinds
8 11 (11.83%) Palo Alto
9 10 (10.75%) EMC
10 9 (9.68%) Fortinet
10 9 (9.68%) Kaseya
10 9 (9.68%) Kaspersky
10 9 (9.68%) Veeam
10 9 (9.68%) WatchGuard
11 7 (7.53%) Symantec
12 5 (5.38%) Dell Compellent
12 5 (5.38%) SAP
13 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
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