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

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 61 74
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.42% 0.97% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% 17.86% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -18.88%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5 28 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 1.06% 5.44% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 46
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,233 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

SCOM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Dorset

SCOM
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Bournemouth +1 2 £35,000 -4.10%
SCOM
South West

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft