The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 111 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 1 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.083% 0.34% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.45% 10.00% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Median salary - £36,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.24%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 69 50 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 5.70% 3.37% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 52
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SCOM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Cambridge

SCOM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Service Management
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) CA

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) ITSM
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
3 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam