Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 520 546
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 -95
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 325 342 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.31% 4.49% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 280 305 390
London median annual salary £53,730 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.31% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,600 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,125 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £49,750 £44,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.80% +1.14% -2.22%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7541 7610 7857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.03% 10.17% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6288 6535 6696
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in London

SCOM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SCOM in London

SCOM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in London

SCOM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London +56 101 £53,730 +7.46% 2
South London +8 8 £37,000 -29.52%
West London +9 6 £52,500 +50.00% 2
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 282 (86.77%) Windows
2 253 (77.85%) Active Directory
3 218 (67.08%) Windows Server
4 206 (63.38%) VMware
5 202 (62.15%) SCCM
6 195 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 146 (44.92%) PowerShell
8 118 (36.31%) ITIL
9 109 (33.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 104 (32.00%) Citrix
11 103 (31.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 101 (31.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 86 (26.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 85 (26.15%) Cisco
15 81 (24.92%) Office 365
16 79 (24.31%) SAN
17 77 (23.69%) SQL
18 70 (21.54%) Linux
18 70 (21.54%) DNS
19 68 (20.92%) HP
20 67 (20.62%) MS Exchange
21 64 (19.69%) SQL Server
22 61 (18.77%) Firewall
23 59 (18.15%) Finance
23 59 (18.15%) IIS
24 56 (17.23%) SCOrch
25 55 (16.92%) DHCP
26 54 (16.62%) Microsoft Certification
27 53 (16.31%) VMware ESXi
28 50 (15.38%) Data Centre

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 67 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 59 (18.15%) IIS
3 33 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (9.54%) SharePoint
4 31 (9.54%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.46%) CMS
7 7 (2.15%) Apache
7 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.85%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.54%) nginx
9 5 (1.54%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 101 (31.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (24.92%) Office 365
3 43 (13.23%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (7.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (7.08%) IaaS
6 17 (5.23%) PaaS
7 11 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (3.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 10 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (2.46%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.54%) Yammer
11 4 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.23%) CloudFront
11 4 (1.23%) Loggly
11 4 (1.23%) Route 53
12 3 (0.92%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 79 (24.31%) SAN
2 70 (21.54%) DNS
3 61 (18.77%) Firewall
4 55 (16.92%) DHCP
5 41 (12.62%) TCP/IP
6 25 (7.69%) VPN
7 24 (7.38%) WAN
8 22 (6.77%) Skype
9 15 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (4.62%) LAN
10 14 (4.31%) Kerberos
11 13 (4.00%) Network Security
11 13 (4.00%) VLAN
12 11 (3.38%) FTP
12 11 (3.38%) Internet
12 11 (3.38%) LDAP
12 11 (3.38%) VoIP
13 10 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (3.08%) IPsec
14 7 (2.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.85%) MySQL
7 5 (1.54%) Power BI
8 4 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.62%) Redis
11 1 (0.31%) DTS
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.31%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (2.77%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.77%) TeamCity
2 9 (2.77%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.85%) Psake
5 3 (0.92%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.92%) NuGet
5 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.62%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 59 (18.15%) Finance
2 17 (5.23%) Banking
3 15 (4.62%) Retail
4 12 (3.69%) Law
5 11 (3.38%) Back Office
6 10 (3.08%) Games
6 10 (3.08%) Marketing
7 8 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.46%) Legal
8 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.23%) Publishing
9 4 (1.23%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 2 (0.62%) Front Office
10 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 69 (21.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 64 (19.69%) Windows Engineer
3 47 (14.46%) Systems Engineer
4 33 (10.15%) Analyst
4 33 (10.15%) Server Engineer
5 25 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 24 (7.38%) Windows Server Engineer
7 23 (7.08%) Consultant
8 22 (6.77%) VMware Engineer
8 22 (6.77%) Wintel Engineer
9 20 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 20 (6.15%) Active Directory Engineer
10 19 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
11 18 (5.54%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 14 (4.31%) Designer
12 14 (4.31%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 14 (4.31%) IT Manager
12 14 (4.31%) PowerShell Engineer
12 14 (4.31%) Solutions Designer
12 14 (4.31%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.46%) .NET
2 9 (2.77%) ASP.NET
2 9 (2.77%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (2.46%) Web Services
4 6 (1.85%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.85%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (1.54%) JSON
5 5 (1.54%) Middleware
6 4 (1.23%) COM
6 4 (1.23%) YAML
7 3 (0.92%) HTML
8 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.62%) CSS
8 2 (0.62%) EDI
8 2 (0.62%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.62%) XML
8 2 (0.62%) XSLT
9 1 (0.31%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 37 (11.38%) Clustering
3 31 (9.54%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.54%) Blackberry
5 15 (4.62%) Hedge funds
6 12 (3.69%) EMC VMAX
6 12 (3.69%) EMC VNX
7 11 (3.38%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.08%) Private Cloud
9 9 (2.77%) Replication
10 8 (2.46%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (2.15%) User Experience
12 5 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.23%) BYOD
13 4 (1.23%) PKI
14 3 (0.92%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.62%) Minimum Viable Product
15 2 (0.62%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 282 (86.77%) Windows
2 218 (67.08%) Windows Server
3 103 (31.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 86 (26.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (21.54%) Linux
6 18 (5.54%) Unix
7 14 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.69%) Windows 10
9 10 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.46%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.85%) Solaris
13 5 (1.54%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.92%) CentOS
15 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.62%) VMS
16 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (36.31%) ITIL
2 41 (12.62%) Migration
3 34 (10.46%) DevOps
4 33 (10.15%) Proactive Monitoring
5 30 (9.23%) Service Delivery
6 25 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 24 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (7.08%) Project Management
9 22 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (5.85%) Capacity Management
10 19 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (5.85%) Infrastructure Management
10 19 (5.85%) Root Cause Analysis
11 18 (5.54%) Change Management
11 18 (5.54%) ITIL V3
11 18 (5.54%) Service Management
11 18 (5.54%) Workload Management
12 16 (4.92%) Virtual Environments
13 15 (4.62%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 146 (44.92%) PowerShell
2 77 (23.69%) SQL
3 14 (4.31%) C#
4 9 (2.77%) Python
4 9 (2.77%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.46%) VB
6 4 (1.23%) Java
7 3 (0.92%) Ruby
7 3 (0.92%) VBScript
8 2 (0.62%) C++
8 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (16.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (11.69%) Degree
3 28 (8.62%) MCSE
4 27 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (7.69%) CCNA
5 25 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (4.62%) MCSA
7 13 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.69%) MCITP
9 8 (2.46%) SANS
10 7 (2.15%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.54%) CCNP
12 5 (1.54%) Linux+ Certification
12 5 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.23%) CCA
13 4 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (1.23%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.31%) SLA
2 12 (3.69%) QA
3 7 (2.15%) GCP
4 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 253 (77.85%) Active Directory
2 109 (33.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (16.31%) VMware ESXi
4 49 (15.08%) Hyper-V
5 48 (14.77%) XenApp
6 31 (9.54%) XenDesktop
7 24 (7.38%) vSphere
8 20 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (4.92%) Docker
10 12 (3.69%) DFS Replication
11 10 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (2.77%) Firmware
12 9 (2.77%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (2.46%) ISA Server
14 7 (2.15%) Xen
15 6 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
16 5 (1.54%) XenServer
17 4 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
17 4 (1.23%) Terminal Services
17 4 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 202 (62.15%) SCCM
2 56 (17.23%) SCOrch
3 29 (8.92%) Microsoft Clustering
4 25 (7.69%) Nagios
5 20 (6.15%) Simpana
6 19 (5.85%) Puppet
7 16 (4.92%) XenMobile
8 14 (4.31%) vCenter Server
8 14 (4.31%) WSUS
9 13 (4.00%) EdgeSight
10 11 (3.38%) NetBackup
10 11 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (3.08%) SCSM
11 10 (3.08%) SCVMM
11 10 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
12 8 (2.46%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (2.46%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (1.85%) Backup Exec
13 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 6 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 206 (63.38%) VMware
2 195 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 104 (32.00%) Citrix
4 85 (26.15%) Cisco
5 68 (20.92%) HP
6 34 (10.46%) CommVault
7 23 (7.08%) EMC
8 22 (6.77%) Dell
8 22 (6.77%) SolarWinds
9 20 (6.15%) Veeam
10 18 (5.54%) AppSense
11 15 (4.62%) NetApp
12 14 (4.31%) EqualLogic
13 13 (4.00%) Progress
13 13 (4.00%) Red Hat
14 12 (3.69%) Dell Compellent
14 12 (3.69%) McAfee
14 12 (3.69%) Symantec
15 11 (3.38%) Juniper
16 9 (2.77%) IBM