Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 146 171
Rank change year-on-year -39 +25 -11
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 23 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 1.09% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.27% 19.46% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 9
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £43,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -5.43% +15.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,450 £41,312
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £48,695
East of England median annual salary £51,250 £44,500 £46,230
% change year-on-year +15.17% -3.74% +10.07%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 204 185 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.81% 5.59% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 147 141 114
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% +5.95% +2.44%
10th Percentile £34,400 £33,750 £26,625
90th Percentile £70,500 £55,000 £54,475
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +4 12 £45,000 -29.13% 1
Cambridge -46 11 £52,500 +29.63% 1
SCOM
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (95.65%) SCCM
3 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 19 (82.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (82.61%) Data Centre
4 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 18 (78.26%) Windows
5 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
7 14 (60.87%) Finance
8 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
8 12 (52.17%) ITIL
9 11 (47.83%) MCITP
9 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (34.78%) MCSA
10 8 (34.78%) Citrix
11 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
11 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (30.43%) Banking
12 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (26.09%) IBM
12 6 (26.09%) SAN
12 6 (26.09%) CommVault
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
13 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
13 5 (21.74%) MCSE
14 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Server Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Windows Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Windows Server Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.04%) Wintel Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) BCP
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
4 3 (13.04%) Server Patching
4 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Break/Fix
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Design
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (47.83%) MCITP
3 8 (34.78%) MCSA
4 5 (21.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) CommVault
4 6 (26.09%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) arcserve
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec