SCOM Jobs in England

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 657 760 935
Rank change year-on-year +103 +175 -293
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 181 191 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.11% 1.34% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 122 132 169
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,200 £26,450
25th Percentile £34,000 £36,600 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% -6.00%
75th Percentile £59,000 £56,250 £61,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,650 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,530 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.20% +3.33% -8.00%

All Systems Management Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,579 14,216 23,275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 10.14% 15.10% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,708 8,832 12,668
10th Percentile £32,735 £35,018 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% -3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £83,750 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -3.57% +12.00%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in England

SCOM
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOM in England.

Salary trend for SCOM in England

SCOM
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCOM in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for SCOM in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the England region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +48 88 £52,500 +31.25% 10
North of England +24 39 £32,250 +0.16% 1
Yorkshire +74 35 £32,250 +0.16%
London +120 21 £65,000 +23.46% 1
Midlands +27 18 £50,000 -4.76% 4
East Midlands -14 9 £47,500 -9.52% 2
West Midlands - 9 £50,000 - 2
South West -24 8 £61,000 +22.00%
East of England +22 7 £42,500 -26.09% 3
North East +5 4 £52,500 +16.02% 1
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UK

SCOM
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (28.18%) Microsoft Exchange
2 30 (16.57%) IIS
3 13 (7.18%) CMS
4 9 (4.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (11.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.55%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 83 (45.86%) Azure
2 48 (26.52%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (13.81%) Entra ID
4 16 (8.84%) Azure Storage
5 14 (7.73%) Azure Monitor
6 12 (6.63%) OCI
7 10 (5.52%) AWS
8 8 (4.42%) IaaS
9 6 (3.31%) GCP
10 5 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.76%) Snowflake
11 4 (2.21%) Google Workspace
11 4 (2.21%) Nutanix
12 2 (1.10%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 2 (1.10%) PaaS
13 1 (0.55%) Azure DevOps
13 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 79 (43.65%) DNS
2 76 (41.99%) DHCP
3 63 (34.81%) Firewall
4 27 (14.92%) SAN
5 16 (8.84%) SNMP
6 12 (6.63%) VPN
7 10 (5.52%) Wireless
8 9 (4.97%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.31%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (3.31%) NetScaler
10 5 (2.76%) BIG-IP
10 5 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (2.76%) Network Security
11 4 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.10%) BGP
12 2 (1.10%) IPv4
13 1 (0.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.97%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.87%) Redis
3 5 (2.76%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (5.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.55%) Chocolatey
2 1 (0.55%) Git
2 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 62 (34.25%) Social Skills
2 32 (17.68%) Finance
3 17 (9.39%) Legal
4 12 (6.63%) Aerospace
5 9 (4.97%) Retail
6 8 (4.42%) Public Sector
7 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (3.87%) Influencing Skills
7 7 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.76%) Automotive
8 5 (2.76%) Law
9 2 (1.10%) Back Office
9 2 (1.10%) Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (24.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (17.68%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (11.60%) Administrator
4 20 (11.05%) Senior
5 19 (10.50%) Windows Engineer
6 16 (8.84%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 15 (8.29%) IT Engineer
8 14 (7.73%) Active Directory Specialist
8 14 (7.73%) Active Directory Support
8 14 (7.73%) Azure Specialist
8 14 (7.73%) Support Specialist
9 13 (7.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (7.18%) ServiceNow Administrator
10 11 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (5.52%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.52%) VMware Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Support
12 8 (4.42%) PowerShell Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.84%) ARM Templates
2 5 (2.76%) Middleware
3 2 (1.10%) .NET
3 2 (1.10%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.55%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.68%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.05%) CMDB
3 19 (10.50%) PKI
4 18 (9.94%) Replication
5 17 (9.39%) Clustering
6 15 (8.29%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (7.18%) Digital Signage
8 8 (4.42%) Public Cloud
9 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
10 6 (3.31%) AS400
10 6 (3.31%) IoT
11 4 (2.21%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (1.10%) EPoS
13 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.55%) Operational Technology
14 1 (0.55%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 142 (78.45%) Windows
2 111 (61.33%) Windows Server
3 72 (39.78%) Linux
4 43 (23.76%) Windows Server 2016
5 41 (22.65%) Windows Server 2019
6 27 (14.92%) Windows 10
7 25 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (9.39%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.76%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.76%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.76%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.76%) Windows NT
10 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.99%) ITIL
2 51 (28.18%) Service Management
3 46 (25.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 43 (23.76%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (20.44%) Agile
6 35 (19.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (14.36%) Performance Tuning
8 24 (13.26%) High Availability
9 23 (12.71%) ITSM
10 21 (11.60%) Release Management
11 20 (11.05%) Configuration Management
11 20 (11.05%) DevOps
11 20 (11.05%) Proactive Monitoring
11 20 (11.05%) Project Management
12 19 (10.50%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (9.94%) Identity Management
13 18 (9.94%) Server Management
14 17 (9.39%) Mentoring
15 16 (8.84%) Infrastructure as Code
15 16 (8.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.83%) PowerShell
2 40 (22.10%) SQL
3 14 (7.73%) Bicep
3 14 (7.73%) C#
3 14 (7.73%) VB
3 14 (7.73%) VBScript
4 13 (7.18%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.52%) RPG
6 6 (3.31%) Python
7 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.55%) Bash
8 1 (0.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 91 (50.28%) Security Cleared
2 71 (39.23%) DV Cleared
3 69 (38.12%) SC Cleared
4 47 (25.97%) Degree
5 22 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (11.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (7.73%) CCNA
7 14 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (7.18%) Azure Certification
9 12 (6.63%) CCNP
10 9 (4.97%) MCSE
11 8 (4.42%) MCSA
12 7 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (2.76%) CISSP
13 5 (2.76%) TOGAF Certification
13 5 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (2.21%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.55%) AWS Certification
15 1 (0.55%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
15 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.08%) SLA
2 7 (3.87%) Good Clinical Practice
3 2 (1.10%) GDPR
System Software
1 119 (65.75%) Active Directory
2 63 (34.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (28.18%) Hyper-V
4 29 (16.02%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (13.81%) Firmware
6 24 (13.26%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (9.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (5.52%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (4.97%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.76%) vSphere
11 4 (2.21%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 77 (42.54%) SCCM
2 51 (28.18%) WSUS
3 25 (13.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 21 (11.60%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 19 (10.50%) Kubernetes
5 19 (10.50%) NetBackup
6 14 (7.73%) vCenter Server
7 12 (6.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 11 (6.08%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (3.87%) Ansible
10 6 (3.31%) FortiGate
11 5 (2.76%) Grafana
11 5 (2.76%) Prometheus
11 5 (2.76%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (2.21%) SCOrch
13 3 (1.66%) Check_MK
13 3 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (1.66%) SCSM
Vendors
1 137 (75.69%) Microsoft
2 73 (40.33%) VMware
3 38 (20.99%) Dynatrace
4 31 (17.13%) Veeam
5 30 (16.57%) Cisco
6 28 (15.47%) HP
7 25 (13.81%) SolarWinds
8 24 (13.26%) Dell
8 24 (13.26%) Oracle
9 19 (10.50%) ServiceNow
10 17 (9.39%) Citrix
11 14 (7.73%) 3PAR
12 13 (7.18%) NetApp
12 13 (7.18%) Riverbed
13 12 (6.63%) EMC
13 12 (6.63%) Extreme Networks
13 12 (6.63%) Juniper
13 12 (6.63%) Palo Alto
13 12 (6.63%) Symantec
14 11 (6.08%) IBM