Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 216 186
Rank change year-on-year +77 -30 +6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 36 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.17% 0.042% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 0.39% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 19
Hertfordshire median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £53,000 £42,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £113,000 £47,500 £54,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -15.00% +2.56% +5.98%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 396 509 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.83% 10.70% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 262 391 272
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 22 - -
Watford +12 7 £110,000 +144.44%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 -
Hatfield - 2 £110,000 -
St Albans - 1 £75,000 -
Welwyn - 1 £72,500 -
SCOM
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 35 (97.22%) VMware
2 32 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
4 28 (77.78%) SCCM
5 27 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (75.00%) Windows
5 27 (75.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (63.89%) Hyper-V
7 22 (61.11%) Linux
7 22 (61.11%) SQL
7 22 (61.11%) Ansible
8 20 (55.56%) vSphere
8 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (52.78%) Office 365
10 18 (50.00%) Terraform
10 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (50.00%) Cisco
10 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
11 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
11 17 (47.22%) vRealize
11 17 (47.22%) Kubernetes
11 17 (47.22%) Docker
11 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (47.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 16 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (44.44%) CentOS
12 16 (44.44%) Ubuntu
13 15 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (38.89%) Puppet
14 14 (38.89%) Coaching

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (52.78%) Office 365
3 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (27.78%) OneDrive
5 9 (25.00%) IaaS
5 9 (25.00%) OpenShift
6 8 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (22.22%) PaaS
6 8 (22.22%) SaaS
7 1 (2.78%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
3 9 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 9 (25.00%) FabricPath
3 9 (25.00%) VLAN
4 7 (19.44%) Firewall
4 7 (19.44%) LAN
4 7 (19.44%) Reverse Proxy
4 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
4 7 (19.44%) VPN
4 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 7 (19.44%) WLAN
5 6 (16.67%) Converged Networks
5 6 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) TestRail
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (36.11%) Retail
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Technical Leader
2 9 (25.00%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Head of Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) Head of Technology
8 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 8 (22.22%) CSS
1 8 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
4 7 (19.44%) CMDB
5 6 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) Clustering
7 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Linux
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (44.44%) CentOS
4 16 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (25.00%) SUSE
6 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 6 (16.67%) Unix
9 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Infrastructure as Code
3 15 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (38.89%) Coaching
5 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (25.00%) DevOps
6 9 (25.00%) Kanban
6 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 8 (22.22%) High Availability
7 8 (22.22%) Secure Coding
7 8 (22.22%) Tag Management
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 7 (19.44%) BCP
8 7 (19.44%) ITSM
8 7 (19.44%) Migration
8 7 (19.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) Ruby
5 8 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Master's Degree
3 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) CCA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (63.89%) Hyper-V
3 20 (55.56%) vSphere
4 17 (47.22%) Docker
5 10 (27.78%) VMware NSX
6 9 (25.00%) KVM
7 8 (22.22%) Terminal Services
7 8 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (5.56%) XenApp
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (77.78%) SCCM
2 22 (61.11%) Ansible
3 18 (50.00%) Terraform
4 17 (47.22%) Kubernetes
4 17 (47.22%) vRealize
5 14 (38.89%) Puppet
6 10 (27.78%) SCOrch
7 9 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (22.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 7 (19.44%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (19.44%) SCVMM
10 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
10 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) VMware
2 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (30.56%) Citrix
5 9 (25.00%) F5
5 9 (25.00%) IBM
6 8 (22.22%) Demandware
6 8 (22.22%) EMC
6 8 (22.22%) HP
6 8 (22.22%) NetApp
6 8 (22.22%) Symantec
7 7 (19.44%) Dell
7 7 (19.44%) Hitachi
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
7 7 (19.44%) Snow
8 3 (8.33%) Splunk
9 1 (2.78%) jetNEXUS
9 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.78%) SOTI