Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 244 280
Rank change year-on-year +25 +36 -2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 42 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.70% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.35% 2.65% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 11
Berkshire median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.10% +61.54% -23.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,450 £26,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £112,500 £40,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.44% -3.33% +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 785 603 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.03% 9.37% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 587 490 724
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £80,000
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 18 December 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 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -5 34 £32,500 -36.59% 1
Reading +7 5 £36,750 -65.00%
Bracknell - 3 £62,500 - 1
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Logistics
3 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
3 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
3 29 (69.05%) Windows Server
4 28 (66.67%) ServiceNow
4 28 (66.67%) Riverbed
4 28 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 28 (66.67%) Oracle
4 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 27 (64.29%) Hyper-V
6 25 (59.52%) Office 365
7 23 (54.76%) Firewall
8 22 (52.38%) Incident Management
8 22 (52.38%) IIS
8 22 (52.38%) LAN
8 22 (52.38%) WAN
9 21 (50.00%) Middleware
9 21 (50.00%) SCCM
9 21 (50.00%) SolarWinds
10 17 (40.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (35.71%) Problem Management
11 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
11 15 (35.71%) ITIL
11 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (30.95%) SQL
12 13 (30.95%) Service Management
13 9 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
14 8 (19.05%) IaaS
14 8 (19.05%) SaaS

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 (52.38%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) IaaS
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) LAN
2 22 (52.38%) WAN
3 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (16.67%) SNMP
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
1 14 (33.33%) Monitoring Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) DBA
2 6 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Office 365 Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) e-Health
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) Replication
3 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) AIX
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Logistics
2 22 (52.38%) Incident Management
3 17 (40.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (35.71%) ITIL
4 15 (35.71%) Problem Management
4 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (30.95%) Service Management
6 9 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
7 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
8 7 (16.67%) Information Security
8 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) High Availability
9 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (14.29%) Statistics
10 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 3 (7.14%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCSA
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 27 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 21 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (7.14%) WSUS
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (66.67%) Oracle
2 28 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 28 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 21 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) VMware
6 3 (7.14%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Brocade
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas
8 1 (2.38%) Wyse