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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 187 184
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 17 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% 0.76% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.38% 8.74% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 28
Median salary £39,750 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.50% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

SCOM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 388 435 488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.51% 8.67% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 381 341
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SCOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Slough - 4 £32,500 -
Wokingham +5 2 £39,750 +2.58%
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (72.41%) SCCM
3 21 (72.41%) Hyper-V
4 20 (68.97%) Windows Server
5 16 (55.17%) Office 365
5 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
6 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (37.93%) Skype for Business
9 10 (34.48%) DNS
9 10 (34.48%) DHCP
10 9 (31.03%) IaaS
11 8 (27.59%) Skype
11 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
12 7 (24.14%) LDAP
12 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
12 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (24.14%) Identity Management
12 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (24.14%) PaaS
12 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.69%) VMware
13 6 (20.69%) ITIL
14 5 (17.24%) PBX
14 5 (17.24%) PSTN

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 11 (37.93%) Skype for Business
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Office 365
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (31.03%) IaaS
4 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (24.14%) PaaS
5 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DHCP
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Skype
3 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
3 7 (24.14%) LDAP
4 5 (17.24%) PBX
4 5 (17.24%) PSTN
4 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
5 4 (13.79%) Network Security
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall
6 3 (10.34%) LAN
6 3 (10.34%) WAN
7 2 (6.90%) SNMP
8 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Products Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) CCTV
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) e-Health
4 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (24.14%) Identity Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics
7 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design
7 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCITP
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.90%) MCTS
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) HND
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Hyper-V
2 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (72.41%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) SCVMM
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Mitel
5 1 (3.45%) SAP