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 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 83 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 1.45% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.56% 29.55% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
36 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.73% 4.89% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 38
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) IronPort
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) IronPort
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (25.00%) Websense