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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 79 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 20 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.76% 0.33% 1.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.40% 5.71% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 11
Average salary £39,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
73 70 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.42% 5.70% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 37
Average salary £42,000 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.49% -47.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,900 £22,270
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

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 2 September 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
Salisbury - 20 £39,000 -
SCOM
South West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 36 (87.80%) ITIL
2 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) VMware
3 33 (80.49%) DHCP
3 33 (80.49%) DNS
3 33 (80.49%) HP
3 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
5 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
6 29 (70.73%) SCCM
7 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
8 24 (58.54%) HP SIM
9 23 (56.10%) Firewall
10 22 (53.66%) NetBackup
10 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (53.66%) Symantec
11 19 (46.34%) VMware ESX
11 19 (46.34%) SLA
11 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
12 18 (43.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 17 (41.46%) HP Data Protector
14 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (34.15%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
17 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
17 8 (19.51%) Linux

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
2 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (14.63%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) DHCP
1 33 (80.49%) DNS
2 23 (56.10%) Firewall
3 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Server Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Support Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Server Support
7 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Statistics
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.51%) Linux
5 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Software Deployment
3 6 (14.63%) Workflow
4 2 (4.88%) Service Management
4 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) ITSM
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Data Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) MCP
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) VMware ESX
3 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
4 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) Firmware
5 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 29 (70.73%) SCCM
2 24 (58.54%) HP SIM
3 22 (53.66%) NetBackup
4 18 (43.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 17 (41.46%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (7.32%) Nagios
7 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.44%) OpenView
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Intune
8 1 (2.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) HP
3 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Symantec
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Apple