Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 14 November 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 145 136
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9 +11
Contract jobs citing SCOM 58 18 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.55% 0.50% 1.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.25% 3.73% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 26
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +32.30% -5.51%
10th Percentile £372 £330 £248
90th Percentile £531 £450 £528
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £35.50
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 Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 703 483 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.75% 13.44% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 308 348
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £258
90th Percentile £570 £535 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.00 £20.06 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -61.79% +231.02%
10th Percentile £11.31 £10.40 £26.25
90th Percentile £61.50 £39.44 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year +19.30% -54.40% +55.53%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Hampshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Hampshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Hampshire

SCOM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCOM in Hampshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Basingstoke +29 22 £500 +66.67% 2
Havant +5 17 £485 -
Portsmouth - 10 £400 -
Farnborough - 3 £450 - 1
Winchester - 2 £425 -
Hook +5 1 £600 +33.33%
Southampton - 1 £525 -
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 49 (84.48%) SCCM
2 39 (67.24%) Windows
3 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
4 28 (48.28%) VMware
5 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
6 22 (37.93%) SC Cleared
6 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
7 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
8 19 (32.76%) DNS
9 16 (27.59%) PKI
9 16 (27.59%) Windows Server
10 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
11 14 (24.14%) Citrix
11 14 (24.14%) SCVMM
11 14 (24.14%) Server Building
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (22.41%) SolarWinds
12 13 (22.41%) Linux
13 12 (20.69%) Unix
14 11 (18.97%) IIS
14 11 (18.97%) Remedy
15 10 (17.24%) Cisco
15 10 (17.24%) Validation
15 10 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
16 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
17 8 (13.79%) SAN
17 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Office

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.97%) IIS
3 8 (13.79%) Apache
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.72%) Jupyter
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) DNS
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) SAN
3 6 (10.34%) Firewall
3 6 (10.34%) NetScaler
3 6 (10.34%) SMTP
3 6 (10.34%) VPN
4 5 (8.62%) LAN
4 5 (8.62%) Skype
5 4 (6.90%) FTP
5 4 (6.90%) HTTP
5 4 (6.90%) Internet
5 4 (6.90%) SSL
5 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (3.45%) VLAN
7 1 (1.72%) CTI
7 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
1 3 (5.17%) Military
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (12.07%) Analyst
1 7 (12.07%) Architect
1 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
1 7 (12.07%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (6.90%) Administrator
2 4 (6.90%) Consultant
2 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
3 3 (5.17%) Lead Architect
3 3 (5.17%) Server Analyst
3 3 (5.17%) Splunk Administrator
3 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (5.17%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (3.45%) Coordinator
4 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.90%) REST
4 1 (1.72%) Drools
4 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.72%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.72%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) PKI
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) DataPower
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) IVR
6 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (67.24%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.69%) Unix
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.90%) Check Point GAiA
8 3 (5.17%) Solaris
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Server Building
2 10 (17.24%) Validation
3 7 (12.07%) SIEM
4 6 (10.34%) Due Diligence
4 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (8.62%) Project Management
5 5 (8.62%) Security Hardening
5 5 (8.62%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (6.90%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.90%) Patch Management
6 4 (6.90%) Server Management
6 4 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (6.90%) Software Deployment
6 4 (6.90%) Time Management
7 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.45%) Python
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) C
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) CCSE
3 4 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CCIE
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CCNP
6 1 (1.72%) ISEB
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) vSphere
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.45%) Xen
5 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.45%) XenServer
6 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 49 (84.48%) SCCM
2 14 (24.14%) SCVMM
3 5 (8.62%) SCSM
3 5 (8.62%) vCenter Server
4 4 (6.90%) WSUS
5 3 (5.17%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (5.17%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.45%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.72%) Ansible
7 1 (1.72%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (1.72%) Kibana
7 1 (1.72%) logstash
7 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) VMware
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.14%) Citrix
4 13 (22.41%) SolarWinds
5 11 (18.97%) Remedy
6 10 (17.24%) Cisco
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle
8 6 (10.34%) HP
9 5 (8.62%) ServiceNow
9 5 (8.62%) Splunk
10 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.90%) IBM
10 4 (6.90%) IronPort
10 4 (6.90%) Veritas
11 3 (5.17%) Fujitsu
11 3 (5.17%) McAfee
11 3 (5.17%) Veeam
12 2 (3.45%) CA
13 1 (1.72%) NetApp
13 1 (1.72%) Red Hat