Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 241 279
Rank change year-on-year +17 +38 -33
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 36 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.57% 2.60% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 17
Berkshire median annual salary £31,500 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.73% +69.23% -23.98%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,750 £84,000 £46,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 788 655 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.34% 10.77% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 612 533 730
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £77,625
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -23 24 £30,000 -50.00%
Reading +9 10 £36,750 -50.51%
Bracknell - 2 £62,500 - 1
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 31 (86.11%) Hyper-V
3 26 (72.22%) Windows
4 25 (69.44%) SolarWinds
5 24 (66.67%) Riverbed
6 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
7 22 (61.11%) ServiceNow
7 22 (61.11%) Middleware
7 22 (61.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 22 (61.11%) Oracle
7 22 (61.11%) IIS
7 22 (61.11%) Logistics
8 20 (55.56%) Office 365
9 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
10 17 (47.22%) Problem Management
11 16 (44.44%) LAN
11 16 (44.44%) WAN
12 15 (41.67%) Firewall
12 15 (41.67%) Incident Management
12 15 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (27.78%) SCCM
15 9 (25.00%) VMware
16 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
18 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
18 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
18 6 (16.67%) SQL

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 22 (61.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (55.56%) Office 365
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (44.44%) LAN
2 16 (44.44%) WAN
3 15 (41.67%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Monitoring Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) IT Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Exchange Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) Ajax
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Blog
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
6 1 (2.78%) Kali Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Logistics
2 17 (47.22%) Problem Management
3 15 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 15 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (8.33%) Presales
6 3 (8.33%) Proactive Management
6 3 (8.33%) Server Management
6 3 (8.33%) Storage Management
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (5.56%) ITSM
7 2 (5.56%) Value Proposition
8 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.78%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 31 (86.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (27.78%) SCCM
3 3 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (8.33%) WSUS
4 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.56%) OPNET
5 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.78%) Ansible
5 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Nagios
5 1 (2.78%) Nessus
5 1 (2.78%) Nmap
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) SolarWinds
3 24 (66.67%) Riverbed
4 22 (61.11%) Oracle
4 22 (61.11%) ServiceNow
5 9 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix
7 4 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (5.56%) Brocade
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco
8 2 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (5.56%) Dynatrace
8 2 (5.56%) F5
8 2 (5.56%) Veritas
9 1 (2.78%) McAfee
9 1 (2.78%) Qualys
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.78%) Sophos
9 1 (2.78%) Veeam
9 1 (2.78%) Wyse