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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 95 84 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 13 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.11% 1.84% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.06% 22.12% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 11
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
72 113 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.13% 8.31% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 98 59
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(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
Worthing - 4 £32,013 -
Crawley -10 2 £38,750 -9.88%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) SCCM
3 20 (86.96%) DHCP
3 20 (86.96%) DNS
4 18 (78.26%) SAN
4 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (69.57%) HP
5 16 (69.57%) VMware
6 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
8 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
8 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
9 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
9 11 (47.83%) Clustering
9 11 (47.83%) HP Data Protector
9 11 (47.83%) Lync
9 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (39.13%) MCP
10 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
11 8 (34.78%) MCSE
11 8 (34.78%) Citrix
11 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (30.43%) Dell
12 7 (30.43%) WAN
12 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (30.43%) Cisco
12 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (30.43%) Project Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (47.83%) Lync
2 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
3 7 (30.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) DHCP
1 20 (86.96%) DNS
2 18 (78.26%) SAN
3 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 2 (8.70%) DEFINITY
7 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.70%) NAS
7 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Server Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Clustering
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
1 7 (30.43%) High Availability
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Server Building
3 5 (21.74%) Patch Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) Release Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Database Security
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) MCP
2 8 (34.78%) MCSE
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Server
5 4 (17.39%) ISA Server
6 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) SCCM
2 11 (47.83%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (30.43%) SCVMM
4 6 (26.09%) WSUS
5 5 (21.74%) ARCserve
5 5 (21.74%) SCSM
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) HP
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco
4 7 (30.43%) Dell
4 7 (30.43%) 3PAR
5 5 (21.74%) Lumension
5 5 (21.74%) Brocade
5 5 (21.74%) Sophos
6 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.70%) Meraki
6 2 (8.70%) Avaya
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) Altiris
7 1 (4.35%) Intel