The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 74 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 14 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.62% 0.66% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.90% 15.79% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
SCOM
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Systems Management Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.51% 4.16% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SCOM
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Southampton region.

SCOM Salary Trend in Southampton

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Southampton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) SCCM
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
6 6 (35.29%) Netcool
6 6 (35.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 6 (35.29%) Compuware
6 6 (35.29%) IBM
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) VBScript
6 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) LANDesk
6 6 (35.29%) SCOrch
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) Workflow
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
7 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) SNMP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
1 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
1 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (17.65%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) CCA
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) MCT
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (17.65%) XenApp
2 3 (17.65%) XenServer
2 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
3 6 (35.29%) Netcool
3 6 (35.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (35.29%) SCOrch
4 3 (17.65%) EdgeSight
5 1 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Compuware
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) LANDesk
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) AppSense