Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 127 136
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 +26
Contract jobs citing SCOM 54 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.45% 0.87% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.63% 6.09% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 19
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.91%
10th Percentile £301 £269 £238
90th Percentile £485 £438 £490
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £55.65

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 708 493 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.03% 14.31% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 300 316
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +7.38% -0.67%
10th Percentile £311 £250 £257
90th Percentile £575 £538 £531
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 11
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -52.94% +142.86%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £14.75
90th Percentile £62.25 £42.50 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £24.56
% change year-on-year +3.45% -40.97% -7.66%

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 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Hampshire

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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

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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 20 January 2019. 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
Havant +5 16 £418 - 1
Basingstoke -7 15 £307 +13.91%
Farnborough - 10 £450 -
Portsmouth - 7 £400 -
Southampton - 2 £273 -
Winchester - 1 £413 -
Hook - 1 £600 -
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 48 (88.89%) SCCM
2 38 (70.37%) Windows
3 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 30 (55.56%) VMware
5 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
6 23 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (38.89%) SC Cleared
8 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
9 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 17 (31.48%) DNS
10 17 (31.48%) Linux
11 16 (29.63%) Citrix
12 15 (27.78%) Hyper-V
13 14 (25.93%) IIS
14 13 (24.07%) Management Information System
15 12 (22.22%) SolarWinds
15 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 12 (22.22%) Server Building
15 12 (22.22%) vSphere
15 12 (22.22%) SIEM
16 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
17 10 (18.52%) Degree
17 10 (18.52%) Visualisation
17 10 (18.52%) Veeam
17 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (18.52%) SAN
17 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring

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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 14 (25.93%) IIS
2 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DNS
2 10 (18.52%) SAN
3 8 (14.81%) DHCP
4 6 (11.11%) Firewall
5 5 (9.26%) LAN
5 5 (9.26%) VPN
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (5.56%) NetScaler
7 3 (5.56%) Skype
7 3 (5.56%) SMTP
8 2 (3.70%) HTTP
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
8 2 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.70%) SSL
8 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.70%) VLAN
8 2 (3.70%) WAN
9 1 (1.85%) FTP
9 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Administrator
2 9 (16.67%) Splunk Administrator
3 6 (11.11%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Network Support
7 2 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) REST
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Management Information System
2 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.67%) PKI
4 4 (7.41%) Clustering
4 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) DataPower
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 17 (31.48%) Linux
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.81%) Unix
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.70%) Solaris
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.85%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Server Building
1 12 (22.22%) SIEM
2 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
2 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 10 (18.52%) Visualisation
4 9 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
4 9 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 9 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 8 (14.81%) Validation
6 7 (12.96%) Due Diligence
7 5 (9.26%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Security Hardening
7 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (7.41%) Server Management
8 4 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (7.41%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
2 21 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) CCIE
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) CCSE
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 12 (22.22%) vSphere
5 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.70%) Xen
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.70%) XenServer
7 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 48 (88.89%) SCCM
2 9 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 5 (9.26%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.70%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.70%) SCSM
4 2 (3.70%) WSUS
4 2 (3.70%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) VMware
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) Citrix
4 12 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 10 (18.52%) Splunk
5 10 (18.52%) Veeam
6 8 (14.81%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) Remedy
7 7 (12.96%) Cisco
8 4 (7.41%) Veritas
9 3 (5.56%) IBM
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle
9 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.70%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.70%) McAfee
11 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.85%) IronPort
11 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) Symantec