Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 227 274 294
Rank change year-on-year +47 +20 +12
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 91 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.87% 5.01% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 35 26
South West median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +14.13% +27.78%
10th Percentile £33,750 £39,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,156 958 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.80% 9.50% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 955 787 652
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,730
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.36% +7.46%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +17 57 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Gloucestershire +1 30 £43,500 +8.75%
Dorset +2 4 £40,000 -15.79%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 91 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 87 (95.60%) SCCM
3 86 (94.51%) Windows
4 85 (93.41%) Linux
5 80 (87.91%) Security Cleared
6 65 (71.43%) Cisco
7 61 (67.03%) Microsoft
8 59 (64.84%) Public Sector
9 57 (62.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (58.24%) Windows Server
11 52 (57.14%) Azure
12 47 (51.65%) Data Protection
12 47 (51.65%) Security Monitoring
13 46 (50.55%) DV Cleared
14 44 (48.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 44 (48.35%) VMware
15 41 (45.05%) PRINCE2
16 38 (41.76%) SharePoint
16 38 (41.76%) Technical Architecture
17 36 (39.56%) Hyper-V
17 36 (39.56%) Architectural Design
18 34 (37.36%) MS Exchange
18 34 (37.36%) ITIL
19 31 (34.07%) MODAF
20 30 (32.97%) Intrusion Detection
20 30 (32.97%) XenApp
20 30 (32.97%) Mac OS
20 30 (32.97%) Unix
20 30 (32.97%) SQL
20 30 (32.97%) SQL Server

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 38 (41.76%) SharePoint
2 34 (37.36%) MS Exchange
3 15 (16.48%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 52 (57.14%) Azure
2 30 (32.97%) Azure Stack
2 30 (32.97%) OneDrive
3 28 (30.77%) Office 365
4 18 (19.78%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.97%) Firewall
1 30 (32.97%) Intrusion Detection
1 30 (32.97%) NetScaler
1 30 (32.97%) Unified Communications
2 29 (31.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 29 (31.87%) WAN
3 24 (26.37%) DHCP
3 24 (26.37%) DNS
3 24 (26.37%) Skype
4 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
5 18 (19.78%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (4.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (32.97%) Visual Studio
2 24 (26.37%) JIRA
3 19 (20.88%) TestRail
3 19 (20.88%) Zephyr
General
1 59 (64.84%) Public Sector
2 16 (17.58%) Electronics
2 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
2 16 (17.58%) Marketing
2 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
3 1 (1.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (43.96%) Architect
2 36 (39.56%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (32.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (18.68%) Network Architect
5 8 (8.79%) Design Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Lead Tester
5 8 (8.79%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Leader
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Tester
5 8 (8.79%) Tester
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior IT Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 18 (19.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.30%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 86 (94.51%) Windows
2 85 (93.41%) Linux
3 57 (62.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (58.24%) Windows Server
5 30 (32.97%) Mac OS
5 30 (32.97%) Unix
6 26 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 20 (21.98%) Windows 10
8 8 (8.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) Data Protection
1 47 (51.65%) Security Monitoring
2 41 (45.05%) PRINCE2
3 38 (41.76%) Technical Architecture
4 36 (39.56%) Architectural Design
5 34 (37.36%) ITIL
6 31 (34.07%) MODAF
7 30 (32.97%) CRM
7 30 (32.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
9 21 (23.08%) Information Assurance
9 21 (23.08%) IT Strategy
9 21 (23.08%) Project Delivery
9 21 (23.08%) Security Architecture
10 18 (19.78%) Project Management
10 18 (19.78%) TOGAF
11 17 (18.68%) ArchiMate
11 17 (18.68%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (17.58%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) SQL
2 27 (29.67%) PowerShell
3 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.37%) PHP
3 24 (26.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 80 (87.91%) Security Cleared
2 46 (50.55%) DV Cleared
3 20 (21.98%) SC Cleared
4 18 (19.78%) TOGAF Certification
5 17 (18.68%) MCP
6 15 (16.48%) CCA
6 15 (16.48%) Degree
6 15 (16.48%) RHCE
7 13 (14.29%) ISTQB
8 10 (10.99%) CCNA
8 10 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (10.99%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (10.99%) MCSA
8 10 (10.99%) MCSE
8 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (8.79%) CEH
9 8 (8.79%) ISEB
9 8 (8.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 91 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (48.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (39.56%) Hyper-V
4 30 (32.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (32.97%) XenApp
5 25 (27.47%) XenDesktop
6 18 (19.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 87 (95.60%) SCCM
2 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 30 (32.97%) SCOrch
3 18 (19.78%) vRealize
4 2 (2.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (71.43%) Cisco
2 61 (67.03%) Microsoft
3 44 (48.35%) VMware
4 25 (27.47%) Citrix
5 24 (26.37%) Splunk
6 16 (17.58%) SAP
7 12 (13.19%) Atlassian
8 4 (4.40%) HP