Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 152 177
Rank change year-on-year +24 +25 -6
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 49 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% 0.64% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.60% 6.93% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 17
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £31,400
90th Percentile £65,250 £78,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -7.61%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 250 274 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.24% 9.29% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 199 208 192
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £78,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.26%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Oxford +29 36 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Banbury +14 2 £35,000 -39.13%
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 44 (89.80%) Microsoft
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 36 (73.47%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (69.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
4 34 (69.39%) Windows Server
5 32 (65.31%) Kalman Filter
6 29 (59.18%) IaaS
6 29 (59.18%) DNS
7 27 (55.10%) PowerShell
8 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (48.98%) Office 365
10 23 (46.94%) DHCP
10 23 (46.94%) Kerberos
10 23 (46.94%) LDAP
11 21 (42.86%) Service Design
12 20 (40.82%) Email Filtering
12 20 (40.82%) Patch Management
12 20 (40.82%) ITIL
12 20 (40.82%) Identity Management
12 20 (40.82%) PKI
12 20 (40.82%) Problem Management
13 19 (38.78%) SCCM
14 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
14 18 (36.73%) Mentoring
15 17 (34.69%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (34.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 17 (34.69%) Terraform
15 17 (34.69%) Puppet
15 17 (34.69%) Configuration Management

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 13 (26.53%) Skype for Business
2 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (73.47%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (69.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (59.18%) IaaS
4 24 (48.98%) Office 365
5 17 (34.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (34.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (26.53%) PaaS
7 9 (18.37%) SaaS
8 3 (6.12%) OneDrive
9 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) DNS
2 23 (46.94%) DHCP
2 23 (46.94%) Kerberos
2 23 (46.94%) LDAP
3 16 (32.65%) Skype
4 12 (24.49%) BGP
4 12 (24.49%) Firewall
4 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
4 12 (24.49%) VPN
5 10 (20.41%) Network Security
5 10 (20.41%) PBX
5 10 (20.41%) PSTN
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
6 6 (12.24%) HSRP
6 6 (12.24%) IPsec
6 6 (12.24%) MPLS
6 6 (12.24%) NetScaler
6 6 (12.24%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MSI
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Network Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Security Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Project Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Project Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) PKI
2 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
3 12 (24.49%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (18.37%) BYOD
5 6 (12.24%) Clustering
5 6 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (12.24%) Private Cloud
6 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 34 (69.39%) Windows Server
3 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.49%) Linux
5 6 (12.24%) Unix
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (42.86%) Service Design
3 20 (40.82%) Email Filtering
3 20 (40.82%) Identity Management
3 20 (40.82%) ITIL
3 20 (40.82%) Patch Management
3 20 (40.82%) Problem Management
4 18 (36.73%) Mentoring
5 17 (34.69%) Configuration Management
6 15 (30.61%) Task Automation
7 12 (24.49%) Change Management
7 12 (24.49%) Operations Management
7 12 (24.49%) Time Management
7 12 (24.49%) Web Filtering
8 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (16.33%) Migration
10 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (12.24%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) C
3 6 (12.24%) C++
3 6 (12.24%) Java
3 6 (12.24%) Perl
3 6 (12.24%) Python
3 6 (12.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) PMO
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (12.24%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) SCCM
2 17 (34.69%) Puppet
2 17 (34.69%) Terraform
3 12 (24.49%) Nagios
4 7 (14.29%) SCVMM
5 6 (12.24%) SCDPM
6 3 (6.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Palo Alto
3 12 (24.49%) SolarWinds
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 11 (22.45%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.24%) Juniper
7 3 (6.12%) Apple
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle
8 2 (4.08%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) Intel
8 2 (4.08%) VMware
9 1 (2.04%) CommVault
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp