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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 195 197 135
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -62
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 42 17 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.33% 1.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.05% 8.42% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 86
Average salary £35,000 £45,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.49% +10.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £58,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -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
279 202 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.58% 3.95% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 228 144 320
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 September 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 30 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
Wiltshire -6 12 £43,750 -20.45% 2
Dorset +4 9 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Devon -18 8 £20,500 -29.31% 1
Bristol - 7 £38,500 - 7
Somerset - 6 £35,000 - 4
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 48 (84.21%) SCCM
2 38 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 34 (59.65%) Windows
4 29 (50.88%) MS Excel
5 25 (43.86%) ITIL
6 24 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
8 22 (38.60%) SAN
9 20 (35.09%) Nagios
10 18 (31.58%) Office 365
11 17 (29.82%) SCOrch
11 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (28.07%) SCVMM
12 16 (28.07%) WSUS
12 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (26.32%) VMware
13 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (26.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 13 (22.81%) Bomgar
14 13 (22.81%) CommVault
14 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
14 13 (22.81%) PKI
15 12 (21.05%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (21.05%) Problem Management
15 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
15 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
15 12 (21.05%) MCSE
15 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
16 11 (19.30%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.77%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (50.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.58%) Office 365
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) SAN
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
3 6 (10.53%) Firewall
4 5 (8.77%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) Wireless
5 3 (5.26%) VPN
5 3 (5.26%) MPLS
5 3 (5.26%) LAN
5 3 (5.26%) VoIP
5 3 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
6 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Consultant
2 19 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Systems Support
5 8 (14.04%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Systems Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Server Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Build Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Server Support
8 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Network Support
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) IT Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) COM
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) PKI
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (21.05%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
6 9 (15.79%) Linux
6 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 12 (21.05%) Problem Management
2 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 8 (14.04%) Data Protection
4 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Build Automation
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.51%) MOF
7 1 (1.75%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) Service Management
7 1 (1.75%) ITSM
7 1 (1.75%) Workflow
7 1 (1.75%) Document Management
7 1 (1.75%) Network Design
7 1 (1.75%) Web Development
7 1 (1.75%) Network Management
7 1 (1.75%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.75%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.26%) VB
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.05%) MCSE
3 11 (19.30%) MCITP
4 8 (14.04%) MCSA
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (7.02%) UAG
5 3 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) XenServer
6 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (84.21%) SCCM
2 20 (35.09%) Nagios
3 17 (29.82%) SCOrch
4 16 (28.07%) SCVMM
4 16 (28.07%) WSUS
5 15 (26.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 13 (22.81%) Backup Exec
7 6 (10.53%) SCSM
8 2 (3.51%) MOM
8 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.51%) Windows Intune
9 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) VMware
3 13 (22.81%) Bomgar
3 13 (22.81%) CommVault
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix
6 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.02%) HP
8 3 (5.26%) Avaya
9 2 (3.51%) Dell
9 2 (3.51%) EMC
9 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.51%) F5
10 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.75%) LogLogic
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle
10 1 (1.75%) NetApp
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) Juniper
10 1 (1.75%) Genesys
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