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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 198 166 177
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +11
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 31 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.97% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.31% 17.63% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 13
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
333 278 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.85% 5.49% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 240 221 226
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Birmingham -20 23 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Wolverhampton +10 6 £37,000 -26.00%
Warwickshire - 5 £40,250 -
Coventry -13 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Herefordshire - 1 £27,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 - - 1
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (63.27%) Active Directory
3 28 (57.14%) Windows
4 25 (51.02%) SCCM
5 22 (44.90%) Data Centre
6 20 (40.82%) VMware
7 19 (38.78%) ITIL
8 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
9 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
10 15 (30.61%) Skype for Business
11 14 (28.57%) SQL
12 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
12 13 (26.53%) Citrix
12 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (24.49%) assyst
14 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (20.41%) DHCP
15 10 (20.41%) DNS
16 9 (18.37%) XenApp
16 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (16.33%) MCITP
17 8 (16.33%) Cisco
17 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
17 8 (16.33%) MCSE
17 8 (16.33%) NetScaler
18 7 (14.29%) ServiceNow
18 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
18 7 (14.29%) VPN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (30.61%) Skype for Business
2 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (24.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DHCP
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
2 8 (16.33%) NetScaler
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.29%) LAN
3 7 (14.29%) VPN
3 7 (14.29%) WAN
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (12.24%) Unified Communications
4 6 (12.24%) WebEx
5 5 (10.20%) IPsec
6 4 (8.16%) SAN
7 2 (4.08%) Firewall
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
8 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.04%) MPLS
8 1 (2.04%) Network Security
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
8 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Local Government
1 2 (4.08%) Retail
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Administrator
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Communications Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Lync Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (12.24%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Cloud Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (10.20%) Fat Client
3 5 (10.20%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (10.20%) Private Cloud
3 5 (10.20%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.24%) Unix
6 5 (10.20%) HPUX
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 7 (14.29%) Validation
3 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.16%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) ITSM
5 3 (6.12%) People Management
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.08%) Change Management
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.04%) High Availability
7 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.04%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.04%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) VB
3 4 (8.16%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) C
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.33%) MCITP
2 8 (16.33%) MCSE
3 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) VCP4
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 31 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.37%) XenApp
4 6 (12.24%) BitLocker
4 6 (12.24%) XenDesktop
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (8.16%) vSphere
7 2 (4.08%) UAG
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (51.02%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 6 (12.24%) EdgeSight
3 6 (12.24%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Intune
4 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (10.20%) SCDPM
4 5 (10.20%) SCSM
4 5 (10.20%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.16%) HP NNM
6 2 (4.08%) MOM
6 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (4.08%) WSUS
7 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.04%) Nagios
7 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.04%) Opsview
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) Citrix
4 8 (16.33%) Cisco
5 7 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 6 (12.24%) AppSense
6 6 (12.24%) Avaya
7 5 (10.20%) HP
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.16%) Remedy
9 3 (6.12%) Symantec
10 2 (4.08%) NetApp
11 1 (2.04%) Altiris
11 1 (2.04%) EMC
11 1 (2.04%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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