Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 317 296 310
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 32 80 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.28% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% 4.55% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 69 91
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £53,730
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.29% -4.48%
10th Percentile £55,000 £40,700 £41,250
90th Percentile £104,000 £63,750 £65,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 Central London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,692 1,757 1,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.84% 13.48% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,481 1,614 1,342
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Central London

SCOM
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Central London

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Central London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Central London

SCOM
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
City of London -5 28 £63,750 +21.43% 4
Southwark - 1 £62,500 -
SCOM
London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
1 28 (87.50%) SCCM
2 26 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 24 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 17 (53.13%) PowerShell
6 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (46.88%) Finance
8 14 (43.75%) Azure
9 13 (40.63%) VMware
10 12 (37.50%) Citrix
11 11 (34.38%) ITIL
11 11 (34.38%) XenApp
12 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
12 9 (28.13%) Office 365
12 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (21.88%) Project Management
14 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (18.75%) SAN
15 6 (18.75%) NetApp
15 6 (18.75%) SCVMM
15 6 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
16 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Clustering
16 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Automation
16 5 (15.63%) EdgeSight
16 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
16 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
16 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Management

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Office 365
3 2 (6.25%) AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) VSAN
5 1 (3.13%) 802.11
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) HSRP
5 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Server Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Head of Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Head of Finance
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Automation
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (12.50%) Fintech
6 4 (12.50%) Line Management
6 4 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (9.38%) ITSM
7 3 (9.38%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
9 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning
9 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) XenApp
3 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
4 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (9.38%) vSphere
6 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (87.50%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) SCVMM
3 5 (15.63%) EdgeSight
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) Nagios
3 5 (15.63%) XenMobile
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (6.25%) PowerCLI
4 2 (6.25%) SCSM
4 2 (6.25%) Terraform
4 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.13%) Avamar
5 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.13%) Netcool
5 1 (3.13%) OpenView
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (6.25%) F5
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
8 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
8 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.13%) Isilon
8 1 (3.13%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed