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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 75 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 19 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 0.30% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.67% 4.41% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
SCOM
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
60 68 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.44% 6.79% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 62 92
Average salary £35,820 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Wiltshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Corsham - 10 £30,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £34,000 -
SCOM
South West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 32 (86.49%) ITIL
2 31 (83.78%) SCCM
3 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
4 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
5 26 (70.27%) Windows
6 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
6 22 (59.46%) Firewall
7 19 (51.35%) HP
8 18 (48.65%) VMware
9 15 (40.54%) Cisco
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (40.54%) HP SIM
10 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (35.14%) DHCP
11 13 (35.14%) DNS
11 13 (35.14%) SLA
11 13 (35.14%) SCVMM
12 12 (32.43%) HP Data Protector
12 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
12 12 (32.43%) DV Cleared
12 12 (32.43%) NetBackup
12 12 (32.43%) Service Management
12 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (32.43%) Symantec
12 12 (32.43%) vCloud
12 12 (32.43%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (32.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 11 (29.73%) LAN
13 11 (29.73%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) DHCP
2 13 (35.14%) DNS
3 11 (29.73%) LAN
4 10 (27.03%) WAN
4 10 (27.03%) VLAN
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
General
1 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Administrator
2 12 (32.43%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Packager
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Service Management
2 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.41%) MOF
5 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) MCSE
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) MCP
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (32.43%) vCloud
3 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (83.78%) SCCM
2 15 (40.54%) HP SIM
3 13 (35.14%) SCVMM
4 12 (32.43%) HP Data Protector
4 12 (32.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (32.43%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (5.41%) SCSM
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) HP
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) Cisco
5 12 (32.43%) Symantec
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
7 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.70%) Remedy
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle
9 1 (2.70%) Dell