Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 264 358
Rank change year-on-year -59 +94 -30
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 27 97 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.74% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.32% 11.60% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 88 24
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% -5.43% +2.22%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £51,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% +1.14% -4.35%

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 814 836 997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.75% 6.36% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 672 674 726
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,075 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £69,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -49 13 £52,500 +20.69% 1
Hertfordshire -19 9 £47,500 +14.46%
Essex +14 5 £45,000 -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 18 (66.67%) SCCM
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
5 11 (40.74%) Office 365
5 11 (40.74%) SAN
5 11 (40.74%) HP
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (33.33%) NAS
7 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) Network Management
9 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) HP Storage
9 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Firewall
10 6 (22.22%) Skype for Business
11 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL
12 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
12 4 (14.81%) Brocade
12 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
12 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012

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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Office 365
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) NAS
3 7 (25.93%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) VLAN
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) WebEx
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) HP Storage
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Network Management
2 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.41%) BCP
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.41%) Server Patching
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCITP
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Brocade
5 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) arcserve
7 1 (3.70%) BMC