Period
to 17 July 2018

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 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 300 293
Rank change year-on-year -29 -7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 32 68 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.54% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.79% 7.89% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37 58 88
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,500 £34,700
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,125 £57,150
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,145 862 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.42% 6.90% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 818 631 775
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +4.49%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 6 months to 17 July 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
Cambridgeshire 0 19 £48,750 -22.00%
Bedfordshire +19 11 £45,000 -21.74%
Hertfordshire -20 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Suffolk - 1 - -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
1 32 (100.00%) SCCM
2 31 (96.88%) Windows Server
3 22 (68.75%) Hyper-V
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (59.38%) Finance
5 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
6 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
7 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (46.88%) ITIL
9 13 (40.63%) MCITP
9 13 (40.63%) Banking
9 13 (40.63%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
11 9 (28.13%) Office 365
12 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
12 8 (25.00%) Change Control
13 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (21.88%) Veeam
13 7 (21.88%) Citrix
13 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
13 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (21.88%) Sophos
14 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (18.75%) CommVault

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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (18.75%) Skype for Business
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (9.38%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Office 365
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.13%) DMARC
4 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.13%) IPsec
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) Skype
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (53.13%) SCCM Engineer
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Engineer
3 16 (50.00%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (50.00%) Server Engineer
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Server Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (96.88%) Windows Server
3 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.13%) Android
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.00%) Change Control
3 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.63%) Information Security
7 3 (9.38%) Break/Fix
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Decision-Making
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (40.63%) MCITP
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.50%) MCSA
4 4 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) CCA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 32 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.13%) Simpana
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) Sophos
3 7 (21.88%) Veeam
4 6 (18.75%) CommVault
4 6 (18.75%) IBM
5 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.50%) NetApp
6 4 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.13%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.13%) Veritas