The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 11.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
SCOM
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
17 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.65% 2.72% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 15
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Cannock - 1 £31,500 -
Stafford - 1 - -
SCOM
West Midlands

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) CA
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) CA
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco