Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 120 136
Rank change year-on-year -75 +16 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 10 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.26% 1.89% 1.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.05% 21.70% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 46 14
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,813 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,125
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +26.58% -12.22%

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 328 341 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.40% 8.69% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 185 226 266
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.51% -2.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 9 (90.00%) VMware
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) 3PAR
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Presales
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (30.00%) GDPR
6 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (10.00%) Veeam
8 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow

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 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Presales
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) 3PAR
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
7 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (10.00%) Veeam