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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / South East
Rank 318 344 327
Rank change year-on-year +26 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 77 111 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.50% 7.18% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73 99 95
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,710 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1185 1547 1680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.01% 8.03% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1292 1314
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

SCOM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SCOM in the South East

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SCOM in the South East

SCOM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Oxfordshire +32 35 £60,000 +84.61% 4
Surrey +28 19 £51,250 +22.02% 1
Berkshire +15 18 £41,500 -17.00%
Hampshire +20 7 £45,000 +21.62%
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 123 (79.87%) Windows
2 116 (75.32%) Microsoft
3 103 (66.88%) Windows Server
4 102 (66.23%) Active Directory
5 89 (57.79%) SCCM
6 86 (55.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 81 (52.60%) Hyper-V
8 78 (50.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 67 (43.51%) DNS
10 66 (42.86%) DHCP
11 61 (39.61%) Amazon AWS
11 61 (39.61%) Office 365
12 53 (34.42%) PowerShell
13 47 (30.52%) Degree
13 47 (30.52%) Kerberos
13 47 (30.52%) LDAP
14 46 (29.87%) Skype for Business
15 44 (28.57%) Identity Management
16 43 (27.92%) VMware
17 39 (25.32%) Cisco
18 38 (24.68%) IaaS
19 33 (21.43%) Computer Science
20 32 (20.78%) MS Excel
21 31 (20.13%) Citrix
22 30 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
22 30 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (19.48%) Skype
23 28 (18.18%) PaaS
24 27 (17.53%) ITIL
25 25 (16.23%) Firewall

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 46 (29.87%) Skype for Business
2 14 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.25%) IIS
4 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (20.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 86 (55.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (39.61%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (39.61%) Office 365
3 38 (24.68%) IaaS
4 28 (18.18%) PaaS
5 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (43.51%) DNS
2 66 (42.86%) DHCP
3 47 (30.52%) Kerberos
3 47 (30.52%) LDAP
4 30 (19.48%) Skype
5 25 (16.23%) Firewall
6 24 (15.58%) PBX
7 21 (13.64%) PSTN
8 20 (12.99%) Network Security
8 20 (12.99%) WAN
9 19 (12.34%) LAN
10 18 (11.69%) VPN
11 14 (9.09%) SAN
11 14 (9.09%) VoIP
12 13 (8.44%) OSPF
13 11 (7.14%) Ethernet
13 11 (7.14%) Unified Communications
14 10 (6.49%) BGP
14 10 (6.49%) EIGRP
14 10 (6.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Financial Institution
2 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.65%) Games
3 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (18.83%) Systems Engineer
2 26 (16.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 12 (7.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (7.14%) Analyst
6 10 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Engineering Manager
6 10 (6.49%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.49%) IT Support
6 10 (6.49%) Network Engineering Manager
6 10 (6.49%) Network Manager
7 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 6 (3.90%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (3.90%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.49%) Web Services
2 9 (5.84%) .NET
3 5 (3.25%) Middleware
4 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.99%) PKI
3 19 (12.34%) Data Centre
4 17 (11.04%) Clustering
5 4 (2.60%) CCTV
5 4 (2.60%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.30%) e-Health
6 2 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 123 (79.87%) Windows
2 103 (66.88%) Windows Server
3 78 (50.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (12.99%) Mac OS X
6 11 (7.14%) Linux
7 10 (6.49%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.19%) Unix
8 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.95%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.65%) Solaris
10 1 (0.65%) SUSE
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 27 (17.53%) ITIL
3 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.23%) Patch Management
4 21 (13.64%) Email Filtering
4 21 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (10.39%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.09%) Service Management
7 13 (8.44%) Project Management
8 11 (7.14%) DevOps
8 11 (7.14%) High Availability
8 11 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 10 (6.49%) SDLC
10 9 (5.84%) ITIL V3
10 9 (5.84%) ITSM
10 9 (5.84%) Load Balancing
10 9 (5.84%) Migration
11 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.42%) PowerShell
2 25 (16.23%) SQL
3 4 (2.60%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.60%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (30.52%) Degree
2 12 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (6.49%) CCIE
4 10 (6.49%) CCNP
5 9 (5.84%) MCSE
6 5 (3.25%) MCITP
6 5 (3.25%) MCP
7 4 (2.60%) MCTS
8 3 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.65%) CCNA
10 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.04%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (66.23%) Active Directory
2 81 (52.60%) Hyper-V
3 30 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.90%) XenApp
6 5 (3.25%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (3.25%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.95%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.95%) Firmware
8 3 (1.95%) vSphere
9 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.30%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.65%) NDS
10 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 89 (57.79%) SCCM
2 16 (10.39%) Nagios
3 9 (5.84%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.19%) SCVMM
5 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (3.25%) Control-M
7 4 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.60%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.95%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (1.30%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.30%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.65%) MOM
10 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (75.32%) Microsoft
2 43 (27.92%) VMware
3 39 (25.32%) Cisco
4 31 (20.13%) Citrix
5 23 (14.94%) SolarWinds
6 19 (12.34%) HP
7 12 (7.79%) Juniper
8 11 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 10 (6.49%) Avaya
9 10 (6.49%) Blue Coat
9 10 (6.49%) CheckPoint
9 10 (6.49%) Polycom
10 9 (5.84%) NetApp
11 5 (3.25%) Altiris
11 5 (3.25%) BMC
11 5 (3.25%) F5
11 5 (3.25%) Intel
11 5 (3.25%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.25%) Veritas
12 4 (2.60%) 3PAR
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