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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 104 132
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.11% 1.44% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.57% 41.10% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 28 4
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -4.59%  
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 127 73 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.89% 3.51% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 97 56 69
Median salary £50,000 £40,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.45% -21.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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
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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 1 - -
SCOM
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (70.00%) Skype for Business
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) MCTS
3 5 (50.00%) MCITP
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
6 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management

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 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (70.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCITP
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) MCTS
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds