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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 189 185 199
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 40 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.43% 12.37% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 31
Median salary £41,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.32% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
424 372 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.04% 6.35% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 276 315 257
Median salary £45,000 £45,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -21 29 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Shropshire -9 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Staffordshire 0 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Herefordshire -8 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 58 (58.59%) assyst
2 56 (56.57%) Data Centre
3 54 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 53 (53.54%) SCCM
5 49 (49.49%) ITIL
6 48 (48.48%) VMware
7 45 (45.45%) Windows
8 44 (44.44%) Active Directory
9 42 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
11 30 (30.30%) Linux
11 30 (30.30%) Tivoli
11 30 (30.30%) vSphere
12 29 (29.29%) Finance
12 29 (29.29%) LAN
12 29 (29.29%) WAN
12 29 (29.29%) TCP/IP
12 29 (29.29%) DNS
13 28 (28.28%) VPN
13 28 (28.28%) MS Exchange
13 28 (28.28%) Service Delivery
13 28 (28.28%) Validation
13 28 (28.28%) Retail
13 28 (28.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (27.27%) Citrix
15 25 (25.25%) Change Management
15 25 (25.25%) Service Management
16 24 (24.24%) Windows Server
17 23 (23.23%) Capacity Planning
18 22 (22.22%) SLA

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 28 (28.28%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (12.12%) Skype for Business
4 9 (9.09%) IIS
5 5 (5.05%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 58 (58.59%) assyst
2 7 (7.07%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.16%) Mimecast
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.29%) DNS
1 29 (29.29%) LAN
1 29 (29.29%) TCP/IP
1 29 (29.29%) WAN
2 28 (28.28%) VPN
3 21 (21.21%) DHCP
4 15 (15.15%) NetScaler
5 13 (13.13%) Firewall
6 8 (8.08%) SSL
7 5 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.04%) Skype
9 2 (2.02%) SAN
9 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.01%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.01%) Internet
10 1 (1.01%) Intranet
10 1 (1.01%) WebEx
10 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (29.29%) Finance
2 28 (28.28%) Retail
3 8 (8.08%) Publishing
4 5 (5.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Data Centre Engineer
2 22 (22.22%) Exchange Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Monitoring Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (6.06%) Lync Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Consultant
7 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Server Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Storage Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.02%) Citrix Consultant
10 2 (2.02%) Server Engineer
10 2 (2.02%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) .NET
1 1 (1.01%) Web Services
1 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (56.57%) Data Centre
2 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 9 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 8 (8.08%) CMDB
5 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (45.45%) Windows
2 30 (30.30%) Linux
3 24 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 21 (21.21%) Unix
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) ITIL
2 28 (28.28%) Continuous Improvement
2 28 (28.28%) Service Delivery
2 28 (28.28%) Validation
3 25 (25.25%) Change Management
3 25 (25.25%) Service Management
4 23 (23.23%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.08%) ITIL V3
6 8 (8.08%) Line Management
6 8 (8.08%) Presales
7 6 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.05%) High Availability
8 5 (5.05%) Information Security
8 5 (5.05%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.05%) Security Architecture
8 5 (5.05%) Security Management
8 5 (5.05%) Security Patching
8 5 (5.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) C
2 15 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.09%) MCSE
2 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.08%) LPIC
4 7 (7.07%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (5.05%) DBS Check
5 5 (5.05%) Degree
5 5 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.05%) MCITP
5 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) MCSA
7 3 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.22%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.05%) QA
System Software
1 44 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 42 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (30.30%) vSphere
4 15 (15.15%) XenDesktop
5 14 (14.14%) XenApp
6 12 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
8 8 (8.08%) Firmware
9 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (3.03%) BitLocker
12 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 53 (53.54%) SCCM
2 30 (30.30%) Tivoli
3 16 (16.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (14.14%) Backup Exec
5 12 (12.12%) EdgeSight
6 9 (9.09%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (3.03%) WSUS
8 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.01%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.01%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.01%) SCSM
8 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 48 (48.48%) VMware
3 27 (27.27%) Citrix
4 21 (21.21%) Symantec
5 15 (15.15%) Remedy
6 12 (12.12%) AppSense
7 10 (10.10%) ServiceNow
8 8 (8.08%) IBM
8 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco
10 5 (5.05%) LANDesk
11 4 (4.04%) EMC
11 4 (4.04%) NetApp
12 3 (3.03%) Altiris
12 3 (3.03%) IronPort
12 3 (3.03%) MobileIron
13 1 (1.01%) Avaya
13 1 (1.01%) CommVault
13 1 (1.01%) Finjan
13 1 (1.01%) HP
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