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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 180 183 168
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 59 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 0.69% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.12% 13.41% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 33
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,100 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
366 276 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.90% 5.18% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 245 226 267
Median salary £42,761 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +9 51 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Worcestershire - 5 - - 1
Shropshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £36,000 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 50 (58.14%) assyst
2 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
3 45 (52.33%) Data Centre
4 43 (50.00%) ITIL
5 40 (46.51%) Windows
6 38 (44.19%) SCCM
7 36 (41.86%) Active Directory
8 32 (37.21%) VMware
9 27 (31.40%) TCP/IP
9 27 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (30.23%) LAN
10 26 (30.23%) WAN
11 25 (29.07%) VPN
11 25 (29.07%) Tivoli
11 25 (29.07%) Validation
12 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
13 23 (26.74%) MS Excel
14 22 (25.58%) DNS
15 21 (24.42%) DHCP
15 21 (24.42%) vSphere
15 21 (24.42%) Windows Server
16 20 (23.26%) Citrix
17 18 (20.93%) Unix
17 18 (20.93%) Symantec
18 17 (19.77%) C
19 16 (18.60%) SQL
19 16 (18.60%) XenApp
20 15 (17.44%) NetScaler
20 15 (17.44%) Linux
20 15 (17.44%) Service Delivery

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 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (13.95%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.98%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.33%) IIS
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (26.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 50 (58.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Mimecast
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.40%) TCP/IP
2 26 (30.23%) LAN
2 26 (30.23%) WAN
3 25 (29.07%) VPN
4 22 (25.58%) DNS
5 21 (24.42%) DHCP
6 15 (17.44%) NetScaler
7 7 (8.14%) Firewall
8 6 (6.98%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (6.98%) Unified Communications
8 6 (6.98%) WebEx
9 5 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.49%) SAN
11 2 (2.33%) Internet
12 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.16%) Intranet
12 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.16%) MPLS
12 1 (1.16%) Network Security
12 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Data Centre Engineer
1 17 (19.77%) Exchange Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Citrix Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Monitoring Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Communications Support Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Lync Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.65%) Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
1 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (52.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.95%) Fat Client
3 12 (13.95%) Thin Client
4 6 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.81%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) CMDB
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) PKI
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (46.51%) Windows
2 21 (24.42%) Windows Server
3 18 (20.93%) Unix
4 15 (17.44%) Linux
5 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.81%) HPUX
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) ITIL
2 25 (29.07%) Validation
3 15 (17.44%) Service Delivery
4 14 (16.28%) Change Management
5 13 (15.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (15.12%) Service Management
6 12 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL V3
7 7 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (5.81%) High Availability
9 5 (5.81%) Information Security
9 5 (5.81%) Patch Management
9 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.81%) Security Architecture
9 5 (5.81%) Security Management
9 5 (5.81%) Security Patching
9 5 (5.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.65%) Project Management
10 4 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) C
2 16 (18.60%) SQL
3 5 (5.81%) VB
4 4 (4.65%) Perl
5 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.30%) MCITP
2 8 (9.30%) MCSE
3 6 (6.98%) DBS Check
3 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.81%) Degree
4 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) MCSA
5 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.16%) LPIC
6 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 36 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 27 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (24.42%) vSphere
4 16 (18.60%) XenApp
5 13 (15.12%) XenDesktop
6 12 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (12.79%) Hyper-V
8 5 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.33%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.16%) Firmware
10 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.16%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (44.19%) SCCM
2 25 (29.07%) Tivoli
3 13 (15.12%) EdgeSight
3 13 (15.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.98%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.98%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (4.65%) HP NNM
6 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.33%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.33%) SCSM
6 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.33%) WSUS
7 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.16%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.16%) MOM
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) Opsview
Vendors
1 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 32 (37.21%) VMware
3 20 (23.26%) Citrix
4 18 (20.93%) Symantec
5 14 (16.28%) Remedy
6 13 (15.12%) AppSense
6 13 (15.12%) ServiceNow
7 12 (13.95%) Cisco
8 6 (6.98%) Avaya
8 6 (6.98%) HP
8 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.49%) EMC
9 3 (3.49%) NetApp
10 1 (1.16%) Altiris
10 1 (1.16%) CommVault
10 1 (1.16%) Finjan
10 1 (1.16%) IBM
10 1 (1.16%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle
10 1 (1.16%) Sophos
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