The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 50 91
Rank change year-on-year -10 +41  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 10 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.70% 3.64% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 37.68% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 1
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 69 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 5.11% 9.66% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 44
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Northamptonshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Northamptonshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Northampton -8 6 £30,000 -20.00%
SCOM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 26 (100.00%) DHCP
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) SCCM
3 13 (50.00%) SAN
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco
4 12 (46.15%) ITIL
4 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) Terminal Services
6 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
6 10 (38.46%) Matrix Management
6 10 (38.46%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) Server Patching
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (19.23%) Office 365
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (15.38%) SCOrch
11 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (11.54%) Skype
12 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) DHCP
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) NAS
4 3 (11.54%) Skype
4 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Administrator
2 11 (42.31%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (38.46%) IT Administrator
3 10 (38.46%) IT Systems Administrator
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Server Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) SCCM Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 10 (38.46%) Matrix Management
2 10 (38.46%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (26.92%) Server Patching
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Server Building
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 10 (38.46%) Terminal Services
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (15.38%) SCOrch
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Brocade
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto