Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 136 139
Rank change year-on-year -48 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 60 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 1.57% 1.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.17% 17.60% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 34 17
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +17.65% -6.59%
10th Percentile £27,650 £31,332 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,750 £58,375 £54,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £44,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.82% +14.29% -14.44%

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 288 341 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.84% 8.95% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 179 245 257
Birmingham median annual salary £53,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.50% -11.11% -1.64%
10th Percentile £35,600 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £60,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
3 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (83.33%) NetApp
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) HP
4 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) 3PAR
4 9 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (75.00%) Presales
5 7 (58.33%) GDPR
5 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (8.33%) Change Control
8 1 (8.33%) Office 365
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (8.33%) WSUS
8 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments

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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
1 9 (75.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Architect
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Server Operations Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Presales
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) DNA
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) NetApp
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Nimble Storage