The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 215 243
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 27 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.54% 11.27% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 43
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,250 £52,500
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 the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 413 408 598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 6.75% 6.06% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 310 346 384
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

SCOM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SCOM in the East of England

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in the East of England

SCOM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire -13 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex +3 9 £45,000 +28.57%
Bedfordshire +16 5 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -21 2 £62,500 +42.04% 1
Norfolk - 1 £36,000 -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 59 (79.73%) SCCM
2 50 (67.57%) Windows
3 47 (63.51%) Windows Server
4 33 (44.59%) Data Centre
4 33 (44.59%) Active Directory
5 29 (39.19%) Configuration Management
6 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
8 24 (32.43%) Capacity Management
9 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (28.38%) Management Information System
11 20 (27.03%) ITIL
11 20 (27.03%) VMware
12 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (21.62%) Office 365
13 15 (20.27%) Performance Management
14 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (18.92%) Problem Management
14 14 (18.92%) Linux
14 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
15 12 (16.22%) MCSE
15 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (16.22%) HP
15 12 (16.22%) Project Management
15 12 (16.22%) SolarWinds
15 12 (16.22%) VLAN
16 11 (14.86%) Cisco
17 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
17 10 (13.51%) ITSM
17 10 (13.51%) SAN

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) Apache
3 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (21.62%) Office 365
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (2.70%) PaaS
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) VLAN
2 10 (13.51%) NAS
2 10 (13.51%) SAN
3 8 (10.81%) DHCP
3 8 (10.81%) DNS
3 8 (10.81%) IMAP
3 8 (10.81%) iSCSI
3 8 (10.81%) SMTP
4 7 (9.46%) WebEx
5 4 (5.41%) Skype
5 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.05%) Firewall
7 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.70%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.70%) LAN
7 2 (2.70%) LDAP
7 2 (2.70%) MPLS
7 2 (2.70%) PBX
7 2 (2.70%) PSTN
7 2 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) MySQL
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
1 7 (9.46%) Legal
2 2 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Administrator
2 14 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Capacity Manager
3 12 (16.22%) IT Manager
3 12 (16.22%) Server Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) DevOps Administrator
4 8 (10.81%) Junior
4 8 (10.81%) Junior DevOps
4 8 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 8 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (10.81%) Performance Manager
4 8 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.46%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.59%) Data Centre
2 21 (28.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) Fat Client
3 6 (8.11%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.41%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (67.57%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Windows Server
3 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.92%) Linux
6 8 (10.81%) CentOS
6 8 (10.81%) Unix
7 7 (9.46%) Windows 10
8 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Configuration Management
2 24 (32.43%) Capacity Management
3 20 (27.03%) ITIL
4 15 (20.27%) Performance Management
5 14 (18.92%) Problem Management
6 12 (16.22%) Project Management
7 10 (13.51%) ITSM
7 10 (13.51%) People Management
7 10 (13.51%) Release Management
7 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
7 10 (13.51%) Test Management
8 9 (12.16%) SDLC
9 8 (10.81%) Application Packaging
9 8 (10.81%) DevOps
10 7 (9.46%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (8.11%) Change Management
11 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 6 (8.11%) Security Patching
12 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
1 8 (10.81%) Korn
2 7 (9.46%) VBA
3 6 (8.11%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) MCSE
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (9.46%) MCITP
3 7 (9.46%) MCP
4 4 (5.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.70%) CCNA
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (44.59%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (10.81%) KVM
4 8 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (10.81%) vSphere
4 8 (10.81%) XenServer
5 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 59 (79.73%) SCCM
2 8 (10.81%) Ansible
2 8 (10.81%) Nagios
2 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.81%) Puppet
3 6 (8.11%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) VMware
3 12 (16.22%) HP
3 12 (16.22%) SolarWinds
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco
5 8 (10.81%) Citrix
6 7 (9.46%) IBM
6 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.11%) Symantec
8 5 (6.76%) Veeam
9 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.70%) BMC
9 2 (2.70%) Brocade
9 2 (2.70%) CA
9 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
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