Period
to 17 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 298 266
Rank change year-on-year +21 -32 -38
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 48 37 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.35% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.49% 4.64% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 89
South West median annual salary £38,500 £35,822 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% -0.50% -4.00%
10th Percentile £29,650 £23,275 £26,150
90th Percentile £60,500 £46,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -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 875 797 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.72% 7.54% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 705 606 580
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,550 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 January 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 January 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
Gloucestershire +42 11 £46,000 +8.24% 1
Bristol +1 10 £33,750 -15.58% 3
Dorset -24 6 £32,500 +4.00% 3
Somerset +2 2 £34,250 +21.24%
Wiltshire -10 2 - - 1
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 44 (91.67%) SCCM
2 43 (89.58%) Microsoft
3 42 (87.50%) Active Directory
4 41 (85.42%) Windows
5 40 (83.33%) SQL Server
6 36 (75.00%) SharePoint
7 35 (72.92%) ITIL
7 35 (72.92%) Windows Server
8 34 (70.83%) PowerShell
9 33 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 31 (64.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (62.50%) ITSM
12 29 (60.42%) Office 365
12 29 (60.42%) Hyper-V
12 29 (60.42%) SCVMM
13 28 (58.33%) ITIL V3
14 27 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (56.25%) Problem Management
14 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
14 27 (56.25%) Degree
14 27 (56.25%) Service Management
14 27 (56.25%) Firewall
14 27 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (56.25%) Proactive Management
15 26 (54.17%) BitLocker
16 25 (52.08%) Microsoft Office
16 25 (52.08%) Network Virtualisation
17 24 (50.00%) Threat Detection
17 24 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
17 24 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention

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 36 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.58%) IIS
3 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (10.42%) Skype for Business
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.17%) CMS
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (60.42%) Office 365
3 27 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.33%) SaaS
5 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
6 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 24 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) DNS
4 7 (14.58%) LAN
5 5 (10.42%) WAN
6 3 (6.25%) SAN
7 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) Extranet
8 1 (2.08%) Intranet
8 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.08%) NAS
8 1 (2.08%) Skype
8 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (52.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 25 (52.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) DBA
6 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 24 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (10.42%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Windows Server
3 31 (64.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) ITIL
2 30 (62.50%) ITSM
3 28 (58.33%) ITIL V3
4 27 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (56.25%) Proactive Management
4 27 (56.25%) Problem Management
4 27 (56.25%) Service Management
5 25 (52.08%) Network Virtualisation
6 24 (50.00%) Boundary Protection
6 24 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 24 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 24 (50.00%) Threat Detection
7 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.25%) Coaching
9 3 (6.25%) High Availability
9 3 (6.25%) Information Security
10 2 (4.17%) Change Management
10 2 (4.17%) Event Correlation
10 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Degree
1 27 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) MCITP
4 3 (6.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 29 (60.42%) Hyper-V
3 26 (54.17%) BitLocker
4 24 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 44 (91.67%) SCCM
2 29 (60.42%) SCVMM
3 7 (14.58%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (4.17%) SCSM
6 2 (4.17%) vRealize
7 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (50.00%) McAfee
3 4 (8.33%) CommVault
3 4 (8.33%) HP
3 4 (8.33%) Veeam
4 3 (6.25%) CA
4 3 (6.25%) NetApp
5 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Dell
5 2 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas
6 1 (2.08%) VMware