The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 101 107 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% 3.51% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £32,000 £39,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +42.72%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -10.58%
SCOM
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 114 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.44% 8.55% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 100 21
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SCOM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Wales

SCOM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
South Wales +9 3 £32,000 -18.47% 1
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) WSUS
3 3 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Line Management
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Welsh Language
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
4 1 (16.67%) SCSM
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
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