Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 232 280
Rank change year-on-year +27 +48 -54
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 58 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.88% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.13% 3.34% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 31
Berkshire median annual salary £31,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.68% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.10% -6.67%

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 813 718 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.40% 11.16% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 589 592 769
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -14 41 £30,000 -50.00%
Reading +22 10 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Newbury +2 5 £60,000 +71.43%
Wokingham -9 2 - -
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 53 (91.38%) Active Directory
2 52 (89.66%) Microsoft
3 51 (87.93%) Hyper-V
4 44 (75.86%) Windows
5 43 (74.14%) SolarWinds
6 41 (70.69%) Riverbed
7 40 (68.97%) Windows Server
8 35 (60.34%) IIS
8 35 (60.34%) Office 365
9 31 (53.45%) TCP/IP
10 29 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 29 (50.00%) Oracle
10 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 29 (50.00%) ServiceNow
11 27 (46.55%) Middleware
12 25 (43.10%) SQL
13 23 (39.66%) SCCM
13 23 (39.66%) Logistics
14 21 (36.21%) Problem Management
14 21 (36.21%) LAN
14 21 (36.21%) WAN
15 19 (32.76%) Firewall
16 18 (31.03%) .NET
16 18 (31.03%) WebLogic
16 18 (31.03%) WebSphere
17 14 (24.14%) VMware
18 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
18 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
18 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure

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 35 (60.34%) IIS
2 18 (31.03%) WebLogic
2 18 (31.03%) WebSphere
3 12 (20.69%) Apache
4 10 (17.24%) JBoss
4 10 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
6 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
8 3 (5.17%) GroupWise
9 2 (3.45%) Confluence
9 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 35 (60.34%) Office 365
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (53.45%) TCP/IP
2 21 (36.21%) LAN
2 21 (36.21%) WAN
3 19 (32.76%) Firewall
4 12 (20.69%) Wireshark
5 6 (10.34%) Skype
6 4 (6.90%) DHCP
6 4 (6.90%) DNS
6 4 (6.90%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.90%) SAN
7 2 (3.45%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.45%) VPN
7 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MSI
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (67.24%) Analyst
2 18 (31.03%) IT Analyst
2 18 (31.03%) Monitoring Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) IT Support
4 8 (13.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Exchange Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Active Directory Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Architect
8 2 (3.45%) AWS Architect
8 2 (3.45%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) Middleware
2 18 (31.03%) .NET
3 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
3 10 (17.24%) Ajax
3 10 (17.24%) CSS
3 10 (17.24%) HTML
4 8 (13.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Blog
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 40 (68.97%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Linux
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.45%) Kali Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Logistics
2 21 (36.21%) Problem Management
3 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
3 13 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (18.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (17.24%) Asset Management
5 10 (17.24%) Collaborative Working
5 10 (17.24%) ITSM
5 10 (17.24%) Value Proposition
6 5 (8.62%) ITIL
6 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (5.17%) Analytical Thinking
7 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
7 3 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.17%) Presales
7 3 (5.17%) Proactive Management
7 3 (5.17%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.17%) VBScript
5 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) MCP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.45%) CCA
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) MCSA
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 53 (91.38%) Active Directory
2 51 (87.93%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (8.62%) XenApp
5 3 (5.17%) NDS
5 3 (5.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.45%) XenServer
7 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 29 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 23 (39.66%) SCCM
3 10 (17.24%) OPNET
4 3 (5.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Ansible
5 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.45%) EdgeSight
5 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.45%) Nagios
5 2 (3.45%) Nessus
5 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.45%) Nmap
5 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.45%) Puppet
6 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 43 (74.14%) SolarWinds
3 41 (70.69%) Riverbed
4 29 (50.00%) Oracle
4 29 (50.00%) ServiceNow
5 14 (24.14%) VMware
6 10 (17.24%) Dynatrace
7 8 (13.79%) Citrix
8 3 (5.17%) EMC
9 2 (3.45%) Brocade
9 2 (3.45%) CA
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco
9 2 (3.45%) CommVault
9 2 (3.45%) Dell
9 2 (3.45%) Juniper
9 2 (3.45%) McAfee
9 2 (3.45%) NetApp
9 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.45%) Sophos
9 2 (3.45%) Veritas