Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 202 239
Rank change year-on-year -8 +37 +28
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 27 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.48% 0.87% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.59% 7.19% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 31
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -31.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,650 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +31.25%

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

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 752 834 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.29% 12.04% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 606 561 677
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Berkshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Berkshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Berkshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead 0 16 £55,000 +83.33%
Reading +1 7 £40,000 -61.90% 1
Bracknell - 4 £47,500 -
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) SCCM
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 14 (51.85%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) ITIL
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) Logistics
6 13 (48.15%) Office 365
7 12 (44.44%) IaaS
7 12 (44.44%) SaaS
7 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 12 (44.44%) IIS
7 12 (44.44%) Service Management
8 11 (40.74%) Riverbed
9 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
9 10 (37.04%) Project Management
10 9 (33.33%) Oracle
10 9 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (33.33%) ServiceNow
11 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
11 8 (29.63%) e-Health
11 8 (29.63%) LAN
11 8 (29.63%) WAN
11 8 (29.63%) SNMP
11 8 (29.63%) Risk Assessment

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Office 365
2 12 (44.44%) IaaS
2 12 (44.44%) SaaS
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.81%) PaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) SNMP
2 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) DBA
2 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Storage and Backup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) e-Health
2 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Replication
3 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Clustering
4 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) User Experience
6 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.70%) HoloLens
6 1 (3.70%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Logistics
3 12 (44.44%) Service Management
4 10 (37.04%) Project Management
4 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
5 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
5 8 (29.63%) Information Security
5 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (29.63%) Proactive Monitoring
5 8 (29.63%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) High Availability
7 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (14.81%) Server Management
7 4 (14.81%) Statistics
8 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) MCSA
1 2 (7.41%) MCSE
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) SCCM
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (11.11%) SCVMM
5 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (7.41%) Nagios
5 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
5 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (7.41%) WSUS
5 2 (7.41%) Xymon
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Riverbed
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Veeam
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Zerto
7 2 (7.41%) BMC
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) Nimsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) SAP