The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 78 81
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 29 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.10% 1.24% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 43.28% 16.98% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 4
Median salary £52,500 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -26.66%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 67 53 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 9.48% 7.28% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 49
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -4.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £58,600 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

SCOM
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Oxford

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for SCOM in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (88.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (85.71%) Office 365
4 36 (85.71%) Hyper-V
4 36 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 36 (85.71%) Windows
5 34 (80.95%) PBX
5 34 (80.95%) PSTN
5 34 (80.95%) Skype
5 34 (80.95%) SCCM
5 34 (80.95%) Skype for Business
5 34 (80.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (73.81%) Identity Management
7 30 (71.43%) IaaS
8 25 (59.52%) PowerShell
9 23 (54.76%) DNS
10 20 (47.62%) DHCP
10 20 (47.62%) LDAP
11 17 (40.48%) Kerberos
12 16 (38.10%) PaaS
13 14 (33.33%) Service Design
13 14 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
15 11 (26.19%) Problem Management
15 11 (26.19%) ITIL
16 9 (21.43%) BYOD
16 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
16 9 (21.43%) Email Filtering

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 34 (80.95%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (88.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (85.71%) Office 365
4 30 (71.43%) IaaS
5 16 (38.10%) PaaS
6 9 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (80.95%) PBX
1 34 (80.95%) PSTN
1 34 (80.95%) Skype
2 23 (54.76%) DNS
3 20 (47.62%) DHCP
3 20 (47.62%) LDAP
4 17 (40.48%) Kerberos
5 6 (14.29%) Firewall
5 6 (14.29%) Network Security
5 6 (14.29%) VPN
6 5 (11.90%) BGP
6 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
8 3 (7.14%) WAN
9 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.76%) LAN
9 2 (4.76%) MPLS
9 2 (4.76%) OSPF
9 2 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) BYOD
1 9 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (21.43%) PKI
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
1 36 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 34 (80.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Unix
5 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Identity Management
2 14 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (33.33%) Service Design
3 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 11 (26.19%) Problem Management
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.43%) Email Filtering
5 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
5 9 (21.43%) Task Automation
6 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.29%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) Time Management
7 5 (11.90%) Web Filtering
8 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (7.14%) Security Operations
10 2 (4.76%) High Availability
10 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) C
2 2 (4.76%) C++
2 2 (4.76%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) Perl
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) Ruby
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PMO
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 36 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (80.95%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) Nagios
2 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Terraform
3 2 (4.76%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco
3 4 (9.52%) Juniper
4 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus package
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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