Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 192 178
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14 +43
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 13 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.43% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.64% 4.79% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 20
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £53,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.74% +11.25%

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 493 376 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.20% 8.93% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 376 296 307
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 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 - 8 £72,000 - 1
Watford -7 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
SCOM
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (53.85%) MCSE
4 7 (53.85%) MCSA
4 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
5 6 (46.15%) Splunk
5 6 (46.15%) Security Management
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) NetApp
6 4 (30.77%) Service Management
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (30.77%) Change Control
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere

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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) FabricPath
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Skype
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Metrics
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Optimisation
1 6 (46.15%) Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCSA
1 7 (53.85%) MCSE
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) vSphere
4 3 (23.08%) NFS
4 3 (23.08%) VMware NSX
5 1 (7.69%) Docker
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Grafana
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SCOrch
2 3 (23.08%) Terraform
2 3 (23.08%) vRealize
2 3 (23.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) NetApp
3 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
3 6 (46.15%) Splunk
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) CommVault
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec