Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 114 131
Rank change year-on-year -75 +17 -7
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 5 77 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 2.05% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.21% 26.64% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 48 26
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +35.14% -22.11%
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,875 £60,375
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +35.14% -17.78%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 414 289 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.00% 7.68% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 194 156 248
Birmingham median annual salary £52,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.35% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £65,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +1.18%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Birmingham

SCOM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SCOM in Birmingham

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Birmingham over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam