Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 216 190
Rank change year-on-year +30 -26 +36
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 16 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.18% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.26% 1.84% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 18
Hertfordshire median annual salary £72,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.58% +13.10% -20.00%
10th Percentile £65,350 £43,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,350 £55,250 £48,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +9.20% -5.91%

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 491 434 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.87% 9.78% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 368 337 326
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,250
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
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 15 December 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
Welwyn Garden City - 14 £72,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +20 1 - - 1
SCOM
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 11 (68.75%) Security Management
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (68.75%) DHCP
3 11 (68.75%) MCSE
3 11 (68.75%) MCSA
3 11 (68.75%) Splunk
3 11 (68.75%) Mentoring
3 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Metrics
3 11 (68.75%) Windows 10
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Optimisation
3 11 (68.75%) Technical Leadership
4 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) SCCM
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
6 4 (25.00%) Terraform
6 4 (25.00%) vRealize
6 4 (25.00%) VMware NSX
6 4 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) FabricPath
4 3 (18.75%) Skype
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
3 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Mentoring
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Metrics
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Optimisation
1 11 (68.75%) Security Management
1 11 (68.75%) Technical Leadership
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) MCSA
1 11 (68.75%) MCSE
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware NSX
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 3 (18.75%) NFS
5 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Terraform
2 4 (25.00%) vRealize
3 3 (18.75%) Grafana
3 3 (18.75%) SCOrch
3 3 (18.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Splunk
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) CommVault
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix