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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 189 210
Rank change year-on-year -39 +21  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 12 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.99% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.63% 15.66% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 56 33
Median salary £35,047 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £23,750 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £51,750 £42,000
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 331 364 414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.35% 6.31% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 252 289 314
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.23% -  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 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
Dorset +16 4 £35,000 -4.10%
Wiltshire - 4 £42,500 - 2
Somerset -19 3 £34,750 +31.13%
Bristol -2 1 £35,094 -46.01% 1
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 West region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 26 (74.29%) Windows
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
1 26 (74.29%) SCCM
2 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 20 (57.14%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
5 18 (51.43%) HP
6 17 (48.57%) ITIL
7 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (37.14%) DNS
9 13 (37.14%) vSphere
10 12 (34.29%) Office 365
11 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (31.43%) Juniper
11 11 (31.43%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) SAN
12 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
12 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (22.86%) DHCP
13 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
14 7 (20.00%) Change Control
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (20.00%) SMTP
14 7 (20.00%) LAN
14 7 (20.00%) Firewall
14 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V

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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.43%) IaaS
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) SAN
3 8 (22.86%) DHCP
4 7 (20.00%) Firewall
4 7 (20.00%) LAN
4 7 (20.00%) SMTP
5 5 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.43%) Internet
6 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
6 4 (11.43%) POP3
6 4 (11.43%) VLAN
6 4 (11.43%) VPN
6 4 (11.43%) Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) ISDN
7 3 (8.57%) PABX
7 3 (8.57%) WLAN
8 1 (2.86%) CTI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Ant
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) IT Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Support
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.71%) CCTV
6 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (31.43%) Linux
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.00%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.43%) Data Management
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) vSphere
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (74.29%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
3 6 (17.14%) OpenView
4 4 (11.43%) HP SIM
5 3 (8.57%) Nagios
5 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (8.57%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 18 (51.43%) HP
4 11 (31.43%) Juniper
5 5 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
6 4 (11.43%) Dell
6 4 (11.43%) Draytek
6 4 (11.43%) Google
6 4 (11.43%) Veeam
7 3 (8.57%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (8.57%) IronPort
7 3 (8.57%) RightFax
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.86%) CA
9 1 (2.86%) CommVault
9 1 (2.86%) F5
9 1 (2.86%) Splunk
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