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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 174 192 171
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 68 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.61% 18.88% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 66 42 55
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -28.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
288 249 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.54% 4.21% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 239 204 305
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,530 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Bristol +13 24 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Wiltshire +8 17 £38,000 -36.66% 4
Devon -18 10 £29,500 +41.82% 1
Dorset -12 8 £35,750 -13.85% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £37,250 -
Somerset - 3 £35,000 - 2
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 86 (81.90%) SCCM
2 80 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 70 (66.67%) Windows
4 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
5 53 (50.48%) MS Exchange
5 53 (50.48%) ITIL
6 47 (44.76%) Hyper-V
7 46 (43.81%) VMware
8 34 (32.38%) SQL
9 33 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (29.52%) Citrix
11 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 28 (26.67%) DNS
12 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
13 27 (25.71%) SAN
13 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (23.81%) SCVMM
15 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
16 23 (21.90%) Office 365
17 22 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (20.95%) Cisco
18 21 (20.00%) HP
18 21 (20.00%) Firewall
19 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (19.05%) DHCP
20 19 (18.10%) Disaster Recovery
20 19 (18.10%) Lync
21 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 53 (50.48%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (18.10%) Lync
4 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (11.43%) Office Communications Server
6 11 (10.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.90%) IIS
9 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.29%) MS Office
3 8 (7.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.90%) Office 365
2 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.67%) DNS
2 27 (25.71%) SAN
3 21 (20.00%) Firewall
4 20 (19.05%) DHCP
5 14 (13.33%) LAN
6 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
7 10 (9.52%) Internet
8 9 (8.57%) NAS
9 7 (6.67%) Wireless
9 7 (6.67%) WAN
10 6 (5.71%) VPN
11 5 (4.76%) VoIP
12 4 (3.81%) MPLS
13 3 (2.86%) VLAN
14 2 (1.90%) Network Security
14 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.90%) Unified Communications
14 2 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
15 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (14.29%) Back Office
2 7 (6.67%) Law
3 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Support Engineer
1 26 (24.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (20.95%) Consultant
3 12 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Analyst
4 11 (10.48%) Systems Support
4 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (10.48%) Administrator
4 11 (10.48%) Server Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Systems Support Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.71%) Build Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Server Support
9 5 (4.76%) IT Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Network Support
10 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.86%) COM
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Blackberry
2 9 (8.57%) Clustering
3 8 (7.62%) PKI
4 1 (0.95%) PDA
4 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) Replication
4 1 (0.95%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 70 (66.67%) Windows
2 33 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
6 15 (14.29%) Linux
7 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.62%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.48%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 8 (7.62%) Service Management
4 8 (7.62%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.62%) Network Load Balancing
4 8 (7.62%) Problem Management
4 8 (7.62%) Data Protection
5 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.71%) Document Management
7 5 (4.76%) Project Management
7 5 (4.76%) Build Automation
8 4 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.81%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.86%) Migration
10 2 (1.90%) ITIL V3
10 2 (1.90%) ITSM
10 2 (1.90%) MOF
10 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.90%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) SQL
2 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.67%) Perl
4 6 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (1.90%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (15.24%) SC Cleared
4 14 (13.33%) MCSE
5 11 (10.48%) DV Cleared
6 10 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (9.52%) MCITP
7 9 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (5.71%) MCSA
9 4 (3.81%) MCP
10 2 (1.90%) MCTS
10 2 (1.90%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.95%) Degree
11 1 (0.95%) CCENT
11 1 (0.95%) CCNA
11 1 (0.95%) CCA
11 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
2 47 (44.76%) Hyper-V
3 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.38%) XenDesktop
5 12 (11.43%) VMware ESX
6 11 (10.48%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (9.52%) XenServer
7 10 (9.52%) ISA Server
8 9 (8.57%) vCloud
9 7 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (5.71%) XenApp
11 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (4.76%) UAG
12 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 86 (81.90%) SCCM
2 25 (23.81%) SCVMM
3 17 (16.19%) HP SIM
4 16 (15.24%) Nagios
5 14 (13.33%) WSUS
6 12 (11.43%) SCOrch
6 12 (11.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 11 (10.48%) SCSM
7 11 (10.48%) NetBackup
7 11 (10.48%) Backup Exec
8 10 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 9 (8.57%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (7.62%) OpenView
11 4 (3.81%) SCDPM
12 2 (1.90%) Windows Intune
12 2 (1.90%) MOM
12 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 80 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 46 (43.81%) VMware
3 31 (29.52%) Citrix
4 22 (20.95%) Cisco
5 21 (20.00%) HP
6 11 (10.48%) Symantec
7 10 (9.52%) Dell
8 9 (8.57%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.62%) CommVault
9 8 (7.62%) Bomgar
10 5 (4.76%) Avaya
11 3 (2.86%) Oracle
12 2 (1.90%) Veeam
12 2 (1.90%) Websense
13 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.95%) WatchGuard
13 1 (0.95%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.95%) Remedy
13 1 (0.95%) Sophos
13 1 (0.95%) EMC
Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago