Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 295 290 312
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 -44
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 28 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.10% 5.26% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 30
South West median annual salary £55,000 £38,500 £35,822
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +7.48% -0.50%
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% +4.71%

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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 902 912 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.31% 9.05% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 731 733 663
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,650 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in the South West

SCOM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SCOM in the South West

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in the South West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SCOM in the South West

SCOM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Wiltshire +5 17 £55,000 - 1
Dorset +6 5 £47,500 +46.15%
Gloucestershire +11 2 £39,500 -14.13% 1
Bristol +7 2 - -
Devon - 2 - -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 25 (89.29%) SCCM
2 22 (78.57%) PowerShell
3 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
6 15 (53.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (53.57%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (50.00%) Firewall
7 14 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (46.43%) Cisco
8 13 (46.43%) Linux
8 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
8 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (46.43%) Data Protection
8 13 (46.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (46.43%) Unified Communications
8 13 (46.43%) Virtual Desktop
8 13 (46.43%) Security Monitoring
9 12 (42.86%) Windows 10
9 12 (42.86%) TOGAF Certification
9 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
9 12 (42.86%) ArchiMate
9 12 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
9 12 (42.86%) vRealize
9 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
1 14 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (46.43%) Unified Communications
3 12 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 3 (10.71%) SMS
6 2 (7.14%) Skype
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security
7 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Lead Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) ServiceNow Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 2 (7.14%) ICT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Design Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Design Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) LDAP
2 3 (10.71%) Ajax
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 15 (53.57%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (46.43%) Data Protection
2 13 (46.43%) Security Monitoring
3 12 (42.86%) ArchiMate
3 12 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 10 (35.71%) MODAF
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Application Packaging
7 4 (14.29%) Break/Fix
7 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (14.29%) System Testing
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) TOGAF Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) CCA
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) MCP
5 2 (7.14%) MCTS
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) Virtual Desktop
3 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) XenServer
6 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (89.29%) SCCM
2 12 (42.86%) vRealize
3 5 (17.86%) SCVMM
3 5 (17.86%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (10.71%) WSUS
5 2 (7.14%) AirWatch
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) ServiceNow
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) Ivanti
5 4 (14.29%) Wyse
6 2 (7.14%) CA
6 2 (7.14%) Remedy
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee