Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 276 263
Rank change year-on-year +34 -13 -35
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 13 21 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.24% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.15% 2.47% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 72
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £33,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.37% -20.59% -10.53%
10th Percentile £45,125 £26,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £45,475 £61,125
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -7.61%

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 605 849 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.66% 9.75% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 500 661 707
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Reading +39 7 £77,500 +76.14%
Maidenhead - 3 £57,500 -
Wokingham +6 1 - -
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
8 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
8 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) LAN
8 4 (30.77%) WAN
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) VMware
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 4 (30.77%) McAfee
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
9 3 (23.08%) Replication
9 3 (23.08%) Linux

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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (15.38%) IaaS
4 1 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
1 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
3 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
1 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Support
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Author
2 1 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Database Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) e-Health
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) CentOS
6 2 (15.38%) Kali Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCA
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (23.08%) EdgeSight
3 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (23.08%) Puppet
4 2 (15.38%) Ansible
4 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (15.38%) Nagios
4 2 (15.38%) Nessus
4 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 2 (15.38%) Nmap
5 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
5 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) McAfee
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 3 (23.08%) Splunk
5 2 (15.38%) Brocade
5 2 (15.38%) CA
5 2 (15.38%) CommVault
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) FireEye
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Lumension
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) Qualys
5 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
5 2 (15.38%) Sophos
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam