Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 296 312
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -61
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 48 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.99% 5.45% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 28
South West median annual salary £51,250 £46,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.41% +27.78% -6.85%
10th Percentile £38,625 £29,100 £22,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £47,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +2.27%

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 962 808 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.49% 7.80% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 791 659 690
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 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +6.93% +1.00%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 +15 28 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Gloucestershire +8 6 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Bristol +12 5 - -
Dorset -6 5 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Devon - 2 - -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 44 (91.67%) SCCM
2 42 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 38 (79.17%) Windows
3 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
4 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 36 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 34 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (62.50%) Firewall
7 29 (60.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 29 (60.42%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
8 28 (58.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 28 (58.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 26 (54.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 26 (54.17%) Technical Architecture
10 23 (47.92%) Data Protection
10 23 (47.92%) Unified Communications
10 23 (47.92%) Cisco
10 23 (47.92%) Linux
10 23 (47.92%) MS Exchange
10 23 (47.92%) Security Monitoring
11 22 (45.83%) TOGAF Certification
11 22 (45.83%) vRealize
11 22 (45.83%) Windows 10
11 22 (45.83%) PRINCE2
11 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Project
11 22 (45.83%) Blackberry
11 22 (45.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 22 (45.83%) TOGAF

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 23 (47.92%) MS Exchange
2 22 (45.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (60.42%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) Firewall
2 29 (60.42%) Intrusion Detection
3 23 (47.92%) Unified Communications
4 22 (45.83%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (12.50%) Network Security
6 5 (10.42%) NetScaler
7 3 (6.25%) SMS
8 2 (4.17%) Skype
8 2 (4.17%) VPN
9 1 (2.08%) DHCP
9 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Automotive
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Architect
2 18 (37.50%) Lead Architect
2 18 (37.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 18 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Design Leader
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 5 (10.42%) SCCM Architect
5 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) LDAP
3 3 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (58.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 22 (45.83%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (10.42%) Fat Client
4 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 34 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (47.92%) Linux
5 22 (45.83%) Windows 10
5 22 (45.83%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Enterprise Architecture
1 26 (54.17%) Technical Architecture
2 23 (47.92%) Data Protection
2 23 (47.92%) Security Monitoring
3 22 (45.83%) ArchiMate
3 22 (45.83%) Mobile Device Management
3 22 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 22 (45.83%) Project Management
3 22 (45.83%) TOGAF
4 17 (35.42%) MODAF
5 13 (27.08%) ITIL
6 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.58%) Network Virtualisation
8 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (12.50%) ITSM
8 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (12.50%) Service Management
8 6 (12.50%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) TOGAF Certification
3 21 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 20 (41.67%) DV Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (12.50%) Degree
7 5 (10.42%) CCA
7 5 (10.42%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (10.42%) MCSE
8 2 (4.17%) MCP
8 2 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (58.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 22 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (12.50%) BitLocker
5 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (10.42%) XenApp
6 5 (10.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (91.67%) SCCM
2 22 (45.83%) vRealize
3 13 (27.08%) SCVMM
4 6 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (6.25%) WSUS
6 2 (4.17%) AirWatch
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
7 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco
3 22 (45.83%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) McAfee
5 5 (10.42%) CA
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix
5 5 (10.42%) Ivanti
5 5 (10.42%) Remedy
5 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
5 5 (10.42%) Wyse