Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 124 91
Rank change year-on-year +27 -33 +28
Contract jobs citing SCOM 16 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.96% 0.59% 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.72% 4.42% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £332 £300 £414
90th Percentile £480 £590 £500
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 - £43.28

SCOM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 238 317 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.23% 13.34% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 121
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £378 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -0.66% +1.33%
10th Percentile £200 £141 £200
90th Percentile £571 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -39.47%
10th Percentile £12.33 £12.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £60.00 £11.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year +15.25% -48.70% +43.75%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCOM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +23 16 £400 -17.10%
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) SCCM
3 11 (68.75%) WSUS
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
5 7 (43.75%) Splunk
5 7 (43.75%) Law
5 7 (43.75%) Adobe
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
5 7 (43.75%) Sony
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) ITSM
7 5 (31.25%) OVSD
7 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) McAfee
7 5 (31.25%) Service Management
7 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) SQL

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 7 (43.75%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Support
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Antivirus Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Application Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
2 5 (31.25%) ITSM
2 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) System Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Email Filtering
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
2 11 (68.75%) WSUS
3 5 (31.25%) OVSD
4 1 (6.25%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Adobe
1 7 (43.75%) Sony
1 7 (43.75%) Splunk
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) McAfee
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) Altiris
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Ivanti
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) VMware