Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 231 220 297
Rank change year-on-year -11 +77 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 25 101 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 1.03% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.84% 9.59% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 88 26
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +54.31%
10th Percentile £37,875 £38,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +8.42% +2.15%

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 651 1,053 1,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.05% 10.72% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 519 872 803
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,650 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SCOM as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOM in the South West.

Salary trend for SCOM in the South West

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCOM in the South West over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

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 25 May 2020. 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
Somerset - 16 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire -10 5 £42,500 -9.57%
Devon - 3 £52,500 -
Wiltshire -11 1 £67,500 +12.50% 1
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 24 (96.00%) SCCM
2 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (76.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) Degree
4 15 (60.00%) Finance
5 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (56.00%) SCVMM
5 14 (56.00%) MCSE
5 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (56.00%) SAN
5 14 (56.00%) Security Patching
5 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
5 14 (56.00%) NAS
5 14 (56.00%) 3PAR
5 14 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (56.00%) Decision-Making
5 14 (56.00%) Systems Engineering
6 11 (44.00%) Azure
7 10 (40.00%) VMware
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 9 (36.00%) Office 365
9 7 (28.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared

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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Azure
2 9 (36.00%) Office 365
3 5 (20.00%) Azure Stack
3 5 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (4.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) NAS
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (16.00%) Skype
4 3 (12.00%) DHCP
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) TestRail
3 3 (12.00%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Data Centre Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Data Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (56.00%) Decision-Making
2 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (56.00%) Security Patching
2 14 (56.00%) Systems Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) MODAF
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Psychology
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (56.00%) MCSE
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) RHCE
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) XenApp
4 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (96.00%) SCCM
2 14 (56.00%) SCVMM
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (20.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) 3PAR
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 9 (36.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.00%) Dell
5 5 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (20.00%) Meraki
6 4 (16.00%) Splunk
7 1 (4.00%) Samsung
7 1 (4.00%) SAP