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 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 75 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.48% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.00% 16.67% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
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
40 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.94% 2.68% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 41
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 December 2014.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Southampton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Tivoli
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) VBScript
4 6 (50.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (50.00%) Netcool
4 6 (50.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 6 (50.00%) Compuware
4 6 (50.00%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) SCCM
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) SNMP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) VBScript
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCA
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCT
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
2 3 (25.00%) XenServer
2 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Tivoli
2 6 (50.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 6 (50.00%) Netcool
2 6 (50.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) EdgeSight
5 1 (8.33%) MOM
5 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Compuware
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) AppSense
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco