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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 206 189 175
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 18 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.40% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.14% 10.82% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 41
Average salary £38,000 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.90% +32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £41,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
293 194 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.76% 3.72% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 221 153 234
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 July 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 July 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 £20,400 - 2
Dorset - 7 £45,000 -
Bristol -8 1 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Wiltshire -14 1 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Somerset - 1 £27,500 - 7
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (84.44%) Microsoft
2 37 (82.22%) SCCM
3 31 (68.89%) Windows
4 30 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 23 (51.11%) Hyper-V
6 21 (46.67%) ITIL
6 21 (46.67%) Nagios
7 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
8 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (35.56%) WSUS
9 16 (35.56%) VMware
9 16 (35.56%) SAN
9 16 (35.56%) SLA
9 16 (35.56%) MCSE
10 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (31.11%) Bomgar
11 13 (28.89%) CommVault
11 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
12 12 (26.67%) Backup Exec
12 12 (26.67%) PKI
12 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
12 12 (26.67%) SCVMM
12 12 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (26.67%) Office 365
12 12 (26.67%) SCOrch
12 12 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (22.22%) MCITP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.67%) Lync
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (26.67%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (8.89%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) DHCP
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) SSL
5 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Systems Support
2 13 (28.89%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Consultant
4 10 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Capacity Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.44%) Server Support
10 1 (2.22%) Support Technician
10 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Administrator
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) PKI
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Firmware
4 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (15.56%) UNIX
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.44%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Network Management
7 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Network Design
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) C
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (35.56%) MCSE
3 10 (22.22%) MCITP
4 7 (15.56%) MCSA
4 7 (15.56%) MCP
5 4 (8.89%) CCA
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) MCT
8 1 (2.22%) MCSD
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Hyper-V
2 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.33%) XenApp
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.89%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.67%) XenServer
7 2 (4.44%) vSphere
7 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (82.22%) SCCM
2 21 (46.67%) Nagios
3 16 (35.56%) WSUS
4 12 (26.67%) Backup Exec
4 12 (26.67%) SCVMM
4 12 (26.67%) SCOrch
4 12 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.44%) MOM
6 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 14 (31.11%) Bomgar
4 13 (28.89%) CommVault
5 10 (22.22%) Citrix
6 8 (17.78%) HP
7 7 (15.56%) SolarWinds
8 6 (13.33%) Dell
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle
9 3 (6.67%) F5
10 2 (4.44%) LogRhythm
10 2 (4.44%) ArcSight
10 2 (4.44%) LogLogic
10 2 (4.44%) Altiris
10 2 (4.44%) EMC
10 2 (4.44%) Cisco
10 2 (4.44%) Juniper
10 2 (4.44%) NetApp
11 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.22%) BMC
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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