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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 73 80
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 0 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.83% 1.07%
As % of the Systems Management category - 34.09% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 9
Average salary - £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
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
30 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.53% 5.36% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 40
Average salary £31,349 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.62% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) F5