The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 178 200 202
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 54 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 6.95% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 25
Median salary £35,500 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.73% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,150 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £64,750 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
432 302 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.45% 5.69% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 263 255 293
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCOM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCOM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SCOM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 44 £43,000 -16.09%
Herefordshire - 5 £33,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry - 1 £39,500 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 62 (60.19%) Active Directory
2 59 (57.28%) VMware
2 59 (57.28%) SCCM
3 57 (55.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (53.40%) Data Centre
5 54 (52.43%) Microsoft
6 48 (46.60%) DNS
6 48 (46.60%) assyst
7 47 (45.63%) Windows
8 42 (40.78%) Linux
9 41 (39.81%) ITIL
10 37 (35.92%) Service Delivery
10 37 (35.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (33.98%) Finance
11 35 (33.98%) MS Excel
12 32 (31.07%) TCP/IP
12 32 (31.07%) Retail
13 31 (30.10%) WAN
13 31 (30.10%) DHCP
13 31 (30.10%) LAN
13 31 (30.10%) Citrix
13 31 (30.10%) vSphere
14 30 (29.13%) MS Exchange
14 30 (29.13%) VPN
14 30 (29.13%) SLA
15 28 (27.18%) Windows Server
16 27 (26.21%) Validation
17 26 (25.24%) Security Cleared
18 25 (24.27%) SQL
19 24 (23.30%) Unix

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (29.13%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (19.42%) IIS
4 10 (9.71%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.88%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (33.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 48 (46.60%) assyst
2 13 (12.62%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.39%) Mimecast
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.88%) Office 365
4 3 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.97%) IaaS
5 1 (0.97%) PaaS
5 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (46.60%) DNS
2 32 (31.07%) TCP/IP
3 31 (30.10%) DHCP
3 31 (30.10%) LAN
3 31 (30.10%) WAN
4 30 (29.13%) VPN
5 19 (18.45%) Firewall
6 17 (16.50%) SSL
7 10 (9.71%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.88%) SAN
8 4 (3.88%) Skype
8 4 (3.88%) SNMP
9 3 (2.91%) Internet
9 3 (2.91%) VLAN
9 3 (2.91%) VoIP
10 2 (1.94%) LDAP
10 2 (1.94%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.94%) Wireless
10 2 (1.94%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (33.98%) Finance
2 32 (31.07%) Retail
3 17 (16.50%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (25.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (21.36%) Exchange Engineer
3 20 (19.42%) Monitoring Engineer
4 19 (18.45%) Data Centre Engineer
5 17 (16.50%) Technical Specialist
6 8 (7.77%) Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Lync Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Capacity Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Server Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Storage Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Technical Leader
10 2 (1.94%) Citrix Consultant
10 2 (1.94%) Principal Engineer
10 2 (1.94%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) .NET
1 1 (0.97%) Web Services
1 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (53.40%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (16.50%) CMDB
4 4 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.97%) PKI
5 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.63%) Windows
2 42 (40.78%) Linux
3 28 (27.18%) Windows Server
4 24 (23.30%) Unix
5 5 (4.85%) Solaris
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.88%) AIX
6 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.81%) ITIL
2 37 (35.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 37 (35.92%) Service Delivery
3 27 (26.21%) Validation
4 24 (23.30%) Change Management
4 24 (23.30%) Service Management
5 23 (22.33%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (16.50%) Line Management
6 17 (16.50%) Presales
7 9 (8.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (6.80%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
8 7 (6.80%) Remediation Plan
9 6 (5.83%) Time Management
10 5 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.88%) CRM
11 4 (3.88%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.88%) Resource Management
11 4 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.27%) SQL
2 21 (20.39%) C
3 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (25.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.50%) LPIC
3 16 (15.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (9.71%) MCSE
4 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.83%) MCITP
5 6 (5.83%) MCSA
6 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.88%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.13%) SLA
2 16 (15.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 62 (60.19%) Active Directory
2 57 (55.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (30.10%) vSphere
4 17 (16.50%) Firmware
5 12 (11.65%) Hyper-V
6 10 (9.71%) XenDesktop
7 9 (8.74%) XenApp
8 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (6.80%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.91%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 59 (57.28%) SCCM
2 22 (21.36%) Tivoli
3 21 (20.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 18 (17.48%) Backup Exec
4 18 (17.48%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.85%) EdgeSight
5 5 (4.85%) SCOrch
5 5 (4.85%) WSUS
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.94%) Nagios
7 2 (1.94%) Opsview
8 1 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.97%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.97%) SCSM
Vendors
1 59 (57.28%) VMware
2 54 (52.43%) Microsoft
3 31 (30.10%) Citrix
4 21 (20.39%) Red Hat
4 21 (20.39%) Symantec
5 17 (16.50%) IBM
6 8 (7.77%) Remedy
7 6 (5.83%) EMC
7 6 (5.83%) HP
7 6 (5.83%) NetApp
8 5 (4.85%) AppSense
8 5 (4.85%) LANDesk
9 4 (3.88%) Altiris
10 3 (2.91%) IronPort
10 3 (2.91%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.91%) Oracle
11 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.97%) CommVault
12 1 (0.97%) Finjan
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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