The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 93 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 14 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.21% 1.44% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.67% 20.65% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 9
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
SCOM
South East

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 Sussex region.

Systems Management Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
120 92 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.34% 6.98% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 52
Average salary £44,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SCOM
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SCOM Salary Trend in West Sussex

SCOM
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in West Sussex

SCOM
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Crawley -13 8 £38,750 -9.88%
Horsham - 2 £35,000 -
Gatwick -1 1 £35,000 +2.18%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (72.00%) DNS
3 18 (72.00%) DHCP
3 18 (72.00%) SCCM
4 17 (68.00%) VMware
5 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (60.00%) SAN
7 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (48.00%) Clustering
8 12 (48.00%) Lync
8 12 (48.00%) Citrix
8 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
10 10 (40.00%) HP
10 10 (40.00%) Firewall
11 9 (36.00%) Cisco
11 9 (36.00%) WAN
11 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (32.00%) High Availability
12 8 (32.00%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
12 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
12 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (32.00%) Dell
12 8 (32.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (32.00%) Project Management
12 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
12 8 (32.00%) Dell Compellent

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (48.00%) Lync
2 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (32.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (20.00%) IIS
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) DHCP
1 18 (72.00%) DNS
2 15 (60.00%) SAN
3 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
5 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 6 (24.00%) Internet
7 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (16.00%) DEFINITY
8 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (16.00%) VLAN
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (16.00%) NAS
9 1 (4.00%) VPN
9 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) OLTP
3 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Clustering
2 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) HPUX
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Project Management
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (32.00%) High Availability
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
3 4 (16.00%) Server Building
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
1 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) ISA Server
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.00%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.00%) XenApp
6 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) WSUS
3 6 (24.00%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (16.00%) SCSM
4 4 (16.00%) ARCserve
5 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
6 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix
4 10 (40.00%) HP
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 8 (32.00%) Dell
6 8 (32.00%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (16.00%) Intel
7 4 (16.00%) Avaya
7 4 (16.00%) Symantec
7 4 (16.00%) Sophos
7 4 (16.00%) Brocade
7 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
7 4 (16.00%) Lumension
7 4 (16.00%) Meraki
8 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.00%) Altiris
9 1 (4.00%) BMC
9 1 (4.00%) IBM