Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 483 536
Rank change year-on-year -39 +53 -71
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 329 392 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.51% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.38% 5.09% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 281 350 410
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 £30,383 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,025 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -5.38%

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 7504 7698 7837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.11% 9.98% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6214 6624 6659
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,635 £50,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year +5.27% +1.27% +3.95%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +67 90 £53,730 +7.46% 4
South London +15 10 £37,250 -25.50%
West London -2 4 £55,000 +4.76% 1
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 284 (86.32%) Windows
2 252 (76.60%) Active Directory
3 220 (66.87%) Windows Server
4 211 (64.13%) VMware
5 191 (58.05%) Microsoft
6 189 (57.45%) SCCM
7 154 (46.81%) PowerShell
8 122 (37.08%) ITIL
9 108 (32.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 104 (31.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 101 (30.70%) Citrix
12 94 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 91 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
14 89 (27.05%) SAN
15 87 (26.44%) Cisco
16 85 (25.84%) Office 365
17 81 (24.62%) SQL
18 74 (22.49%) Linux
18 74 (22.49%) DNS
19 71 (21.58%) SQL Server
20 66 (20.06%) MS Exchange
21 65 (19.76%) IIS
21 65 (19.76%) HP
22 64 (19.45%) Firewall
23 63 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
24 59 (17.93%) Finance
24 59 (17.93%) Hyper-V
25 56 (17.02%) DHCP
26 51 (15.50%) XenApp
27 49 (14.89%) VMware ESXi

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 66 (20.06%) MS Exchange
2 65 (19.76%) IIS
3 40 (12.16%) Skype for Business
4 34 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (10.03%) SharePoint
6 30 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (3.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.82%) CMS
10 5 (1.52%) Apache
10 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.91%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.91%) nginx
12 3 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.30%) Confluence
14 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 10 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.91%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 94 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (25.84%) Office 365
3 40 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (7.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (4.56%) IaaS
6 12 (3.65%) PaaS
7 9 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.43%) Amazon S3
8 8 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.52%) Mimecast
10 5 (1.52%) Yammer
11 4 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.22%) CloudFront
11 4 (1.22%) Loggly
11 4 (1.22%) Route 53
12 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 89 (27.05%) SAN
2 74 (22.49%) DNS
3 64 (19.45%) Firewall
4 56 (17.02%) DHCP
5 43 (13.07%) TCP/IP
6 29 (8.81%) WAN
7 23 (6.99%) Skype
8 22 (6.69%) VPN
9 20 (6.08%) LAN
10 14 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (4.26%) Internet
10 14 (4.26%) Network Security
11 13 (3.95%) Kerberos
12 12 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (3.34%) FTP
13 11 (3.34%) VoIP
14 10 (3.04%) IPsec
14 10 (3.04%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (2.74%) LDAP
16 8 (2.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (3.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (1.82%) MySQL
4 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.52%) Power BI
6 4 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.61%) Redis
8 1 (0.30%) DTS
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.30%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 20 (6.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (4.86%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.82%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.91%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.91%) NuGet
5 3 (0.91%) Psake
5 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.61%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 59 (17.93%) Finance
2 19 (5.78%) Marketing
3 17 (5.17%) Games
4 16 (4.86%) Banking
5 12 (3.65%) Law
6 10 (3.04%) Back Office
6 10 (3.04%) Legal
7 8 (2.43%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.22%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Retail
11 2 (0.61%) Electronics
11 2 (0.61%) Front Office
11 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 69 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (19.76%) Windows Engineer
3 38 (11.55%) Systems Engineer
4 35 (10.64%) Analyst
5 32 (9.73%) Server Engineer
6 27 (8.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 26 (7.90%) Consultant
7 26 (7.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (6.99%) Windows Server Engineer
9 21 (6.38%) Active Directory Engineer
10 20 (6.08%) PowerShell Engineer
10 20 (6.08%) Windows DevOps Engineer
11 19 (5.78%) VMware Engineer
11 19 (5.78%) Wintel Engineer
12 17 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 16 (4.86%) Infrastructure Manager
13 16 (4.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (4.56%) Administrator
14 15 (4.56%) IT Manager
14 15 (4.56%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.69%) .NET
2 11 (3.34%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.74%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (2.43%) HTML
4 8 (2.43%) Web Services
5 6 (1.82%) 802.1X
6 5 (1.52%) Middleware
7 4 (1.22%) COM
7 4 (1.22%) JSON
7 4 (1.22%) YAML
8 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (0.91%) CSS
8 3 (0.91%) XML
8 3 (0.91%) XSLT
9 2 (0.61%) EDI
9 2 (0.61%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 38 (11.55%) Clustering
3 32 (9.73%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.17%) Blackberry
4 17 (5.17%) Hedge funds
5 13 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.95%) Private Cloud
6 12 (3.65%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.34%) EMC VMAX
7 11 (3.34%) EMC VNX
8 8 (2.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (2.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.82%) Replication
9 6 (1.82%) User Experience
10 5 (1.52%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.22%) BYOD
11 4 (1.22%) PKI
12 2 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.61%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 284 (86.32%) Windows
2 220 (66.87%) Windows Server
3 104 (31.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 91 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (22.49%) Linux
6 27 (8.21%) Unix
7 12 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.65%) Windows 10
8 10 (3.04%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.43%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (2.43%) Solaris
10 6 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.91%) CentOS
12 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (37.08%) ITIL
2 43 (13.07%) Migration
3 38 (11.55%) DevOps
4 31 (9.42%) Service Delivery
5 27 (8.21%) Proactive Monitoring
6 23 (6.99%) Infrastructure Management
7 22 (6.69%) Change Management
7 22 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (6.69%) Project Management
8 21 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 21 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 20 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (5.78%) Service Management
11 17 (5.17%) ITIL V3
12 16 (4.86%) Capacity Management
12 16 (4.86%) Load Balancing
13 15 (4.56%) Data Management
13 15 (4.56%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 154 (46.81%) PowerShell
2 81 (24.62%) SQL
3 23 (6.99%) C#
4 11 (3.34%) VB
5 9 (2.74%) Python
6 8 (2.43%) Java
6 8 (2.43%) VBScript
7 6 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.52%) C++
9 3 (0.91%) Ruby
10 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (12.16%) Degree
3 32 (9.73%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (9.73%) MCSE
4 28 (8.51%) CCNA
5 25 (7.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (4.56%) MCITP
8 12 (3.65%) MCSA
9 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.13%) CCNP
10 7 (2.13%) SANS
11 6 (1.82%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.22%) MCP
13 4 (1.22%) VCP5
14 3 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (0.91%) RHCE
14 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.78%) SLA
2 10 (3.04%) QA
3 4 (1.22%) GCP
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 252 (76.60%) Active Directory
2 108 (32.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (17.93%) Hyper-V
4 51 (15.50%) XenApp
5 49 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (7.90%) vSphere
6 26 (7.90%) XenDesktop
7 17 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (3.95%) Docker
9 10 (3.04%) DFS Replication
9 10 (3.04%) ISA Server
10 9 (2.74%) Firmware
11 8 (2.43%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (2.43%) XenServer
12 7 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (1.82%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 189 (57.45%) SCCM
2 47 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 26 (7.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 25 (7.60%) Puppet
5 23 (6.99%) Nagios
6 19 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (5.17%) Simpana
8 16 (4.86%) XenMobile
9 15 (4.56%) WSUS
10 13 (3.95%) EdgeSight
10 13 (3.95%) SCVMM
11 12 (3.65%) vCenter Server
12 11 (3.34%) Failover Clustering
13 10 (3.04%) NetBackup
13 10 (3.04%) SCSM
13 10 (3.04%) WhatsUp Gold
14 9 (2.74%) PowerCLI
15 8 (2.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
17 6 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 211 (64.13%) VMware
2 191 (58.05%) Microsoft
3 101 (30.70%) Citrix
4 87 (26.44%) Cisco
5 65 (19.76%) HP
6 28 (8.51%) CommVault
6 28 (8.51%) Dell
7 24 (7.29%) SolarWinds
8 22 (6.69%) EMC
8 22 (6.69%) NetApp
9 18 (5.47%) Veeam
10 17 (5.17%) EqualLogic
11 16 (4.86%) AppSense
12 15 (4.56%) Dell Compellent
13 13 (3.95%) Red Hat
14 12 (3.65%) McAfee
14 12 (3.65%) Progress
14 12 (3.65%) Symantec
15 11 (3.34%) CheckPoint
15 11 (3.34%) Juniper