The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 95 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.082% 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.37% 4.65% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -17.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
73 43 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.99% 3.40% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 64
Average salary £32,000 £29,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,900 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCOM
UK

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 1 £32,500 +4.00%
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) GxP
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Site Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSM
2 1 (20.00%) CCAA
2 1 (20.00%) VCP5
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense