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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / London
Rank 458 428 349
Rank change year-on-year -30 -79  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 109 228 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.55% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.31% 6.00% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 86 208 292
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% +3.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

SCOM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3296 3803 3417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 9.93% 9.16% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2748 3257 2854
Median salary £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.75% +5.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SCOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 30 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 -
Clapham - 2 £30,000 -
Feltham - 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 188 (75.50%) Windows
2 174 (69.88%) Microsoft
3 163 (65.46%) Active Directory
4 141 (56.63%) Windows Server
5 138 (55.42%) VMware
6 121 (48.59%) SCCM
7 98 (39.36%) PowerShell
8 95 (38.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 90 (36.14%) ITIL
10 89 (35.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 85 (34.14%) SQL
13 79 (31.73%) MS Exchange
14 77 (30.92%) SQL Server
15 76 (30.52%) Citrix
16 70 (28.11%) Hyper-V
17 64 (25.70%) XenApp
18 61 (24.50%) Exchange Server 2010
19 58 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 57 (22.89%) Clustering
21 55 (22.09%) Finance
21 55 (22.09%) SAN
22 54 (21.69%) HP
23 53 (21.29%) Cisco
24 52 (20.88%) DNS
25 51 (20.48%) Skype for Business
26 50 (20.08%) MS Excel
27 47 (18.88%) Linux
28 46 (18.47%) vSphere
28 46 (18.47%) Exchange Server 2013

SCOM
Top Related 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 79 (31.73%) MS Exchange
2 61 (24.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (20.48%) Skype for Business
4 46 (18.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (13.25%) IIS
6 25 (10.04%) SharePoint
7 20 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (6.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.01%) JBoss
11 5 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.80%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 50 (20.08%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.23%) MS Office
3 13 (5.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.84%) Office 365
3 14 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.41%) IaaS
5 5 (2.01%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.01%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.61%) PaaS
7 3 (1.20%) Akamai
7 3 (1.20%) SaaS
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.40%) Fastly
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (22.09%) SAN
2 52 (20.88%) DNS
3 41 (16.47%) Firewall
4 40 (16.06%) DHCP
5 23 (9.24%) iSCSI
6 18 (7.23%) Skype
7 17 (6.83%) VoIP
8 16 (6.43%) Fibre Channel
8 16 (6.43%) TCP/IP
9 15 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (6.02%) NetScaler
10 12 (4.82%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (4.02%) VPN
12 9 (3.61%) LDAP
12 9 (3.61%) Unified Communications
13 8 (3.21%) Cisco PIX
14 6 (2.41%) LAN
14 6 (2.41%) Network Security
14 6 (2.41%) VLAN
14 6 (2.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (30.92%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.61%) DTS
7 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.61%) MySQL
7 4 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.20%) QlikView
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.80%) Big Data
9 2 (0.80%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.80%) DocumentDB
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (4.42%) Jenkins
1 11 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (22.09%) Finance
2 22 (8.84%) Back Office
3 21 (8.43%) Law
4 15 (6.02%) Banking
5 12 (4.82%) Games
6 11 (4.42%) Marketing
7 10 (4.02%) Investment Banking
7 10 (4.02%) Retail
8 7 (2.81%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.01%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.01%) Legal
9 5 (2.01%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (20.88%) Windows Engineer
2 36 (14.46%) Analyst
3 35 (14.06%) Systems Engineer
4 34 (13.65%) Administrator
5 32 (12.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (10.04%) Server Engineer
7 23 (9.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 21 (8.43%) Wintel Engineer
9 20 (8.03%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 18 (7.23%) DBA
11 17 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (5.62%) SCCM Engineer
12 14 (5.62%) SQL DBA
13 13 (5.22%) IT Engineer
13 13 (5.22%) Windows Server Engineer
14 12 (4.82%) Active Directory Engineer
14 12 (4.82%) PowerShell Engineer
14 12 (4.82%) Support Analyst
15 11 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
16 10 (4.02%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.81%) Web Services
2 5 (2.01%) JMS
2 5 (2.01%) XML
3 3 (1.20%) .NET
3 3 (1.20%) XSD
4 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.89%) Clustering
2 33 (13.25%) PKI
3 27 (10.84%) Data Centre
4 17 (6.83%) Blackberry
5 15 (6.02%) Replication
6 14 (5.62%) HP StoreVirtual
7 10 (4.02%) EMC VNX
7 10 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (3.21%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.21%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.81%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.41%) CMDB
10 6 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.41%) Wiki
11 5 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.01%) FlexPod
12 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (1.20%) EMC VMAX
13 3 (1.20%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 188 (75.50%) Windows
2 141 (56.63%) Windows Server
3 95 (38.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (35.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (18.88%) Linux
6 26 (10.44%) Unix
7 23 (9.24%) Windows 7
8 16 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.42%) Windows 10
10 10 (4.02%) Solaris
11 7 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.41%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (36.14%) ITIL
2 40 (16.06%) Migration
3 20 (8.03%) Release Management
4 18 (7.23%) Change Control
5 16 (6.43%) Service Delivery
6 15 (6.02%) Security Patching
7 14 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (5.62%) High Availability
8 12 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (4.82%) DevOps
8 12 (4.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 11 (4.42%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (4.42%) Data Protection
9 11 (4.42%) Project Management
9 11 (4.42%) Service Management
10 10 (4.02%) Capacity Management
10 10 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (4.02%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (3.61%) Performance Optimisation
12 8 (3.21%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.36%) PowerShell
2 85 (34.14%) SQL
3 23 (9.24%) VB
4 19 (7.63%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.82%) C#
6 9 (3.61%) VBScript
7 6 (2.41%) Java
8 3 (1.20%) XPath
9 2 (0.80%) Ruby
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) C++
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (18.07%) MCSE
3 19 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (7.23%) MCITP
5 15 (6.02%) CCNA
6 14 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
7 13 (5.22%) Degree
8 12 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (4.02%) MCSA
10 8 (3.21%) CCNP
11 7 (2.81%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.01%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (1.20%) CCAA
14 3 (1.20%) CCDP
14 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.80%) EMCISA
15 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.80%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.20%) SSAE 16
3 2 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.80%) EMIR
3 2 (0.80%) MiFID
3 2 (0.80%) WCAG
4 1 (0.40%) GCP
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 163 (65.46%) Active Directory
2 88 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (28.11%) Hyper-V
4 64 (25.70%) XenApp
5 46 (18.47%) vSphere
6 26 (10.44%) XenDesktop
7 11 (4.42%) Terminal Services
7 11 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (3.21%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (3.21%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.41%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.20%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.20%) NFS
11 3 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.40%) Firmware
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.40%) UAG
12 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 121 (48.59%) SCCM
2 38 (15.26%) WSUS
3 18 (7.23%) NetBackup
4 15 (6.02%) SCVMM
5 14 (5.62%) Puppet
6 13 (5.22%) Failover Clustering
6 13 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (4.42%) Nagios
7 11 (4.42%) SCSM
8 9 (3.61%) Backup Exec
8 9 (3.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (3.21%) EMC Navisphere
9 8 (3.21%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (3.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (3.21%) MOM
9 8 (3.21%) SCOrch
9 8 (3.21%) Simpana
10 7 (2.81%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (2.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 174 (69.88%) Microsoft
2 138 (55.42%) VMware
3 76 (30.52%) Citrix
4 54 (21.69%) HP
5 53 (21.29%) Cisco
6 39 (15.66%) NetApp
7 34 (13.65%) EMC
8 27 (10.84%) SolarWinds
9 19 (7.63%) F5
10 17 (6.83%) CommVault
10 17 (6.83%) Dell
11 16 (6.43%) Oracle
12 15 (6.02%) 3PAR
12 15 (6.02%) Brocade
12 15 (6.02%) Intel Security
12 15 (6.02%) Symantec
13 13 (5.22%) CheckPoint
14 9 (3.61%) EqualLogic
14 9 (3.61%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.21%) ServiceNow
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Leidos
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per day + bens + on-call !
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension, h/c
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + 4500 on call a year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Ciber UK
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum £40,000 - £60,000
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