Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 263 248
Rank change year-on-year -45 -15 +51
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 30 87 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.78% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.43% 12.00% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 79 104
South West median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -10.26% +4.00%
10th Percentile £33,375 £25,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

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 677 725 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.43% 6.50% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 538 573 659
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,790 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 +22 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Bristol -14 7 £35,094 -40.52% 2
Gloucestershire -5 5 £55,000 +52.78% 2
Somerset -13 5 £35,000 +32.08% 1
Dorset +13 4 £35,000 -4.11%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (83.33%) SCCM
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) HP
5 15 (50.00%) VMware
6 14 (46.67%) ITIL
7 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
8 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (33.33%) Linux
10 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (30.00%) DNS
10 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco
11 8 (26.67%) DHCP
12 7 (23.33%) SCVMM
12 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
12 7 (23.33%) Office 365
12 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (20.00%) vSphere
13 6 (20.00%) Firewall
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (20.00%) Dell
13 6 (20.00%) Juniper
14 5 (16.67%) SAN
14 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (16.67%) 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
6 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.33%) CTI
8 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.00%) Fintech
1 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.33%) Mac OS X
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.67%) CentOS
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Change Control
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Line Management
3 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Task Automation
4 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design
5 1 (3.33%) OpenUP
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) MCSA
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (13.33%) BitLocker
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (83.33%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) SCVMM
3 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (13.33%) Nagios
3 4 (13.33%) SCOrch
4 3 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (10.00%) OpenView
5 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 2 (6.67%) SCSM
6 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) HP
2 15 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Dell
4 6 (20.00%) Juniper
5 4 (13.33%) Apple
5 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (10.00%) CA
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
6 3 (10.00%) Google
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) jetNEXUS
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Draytek
8 1 (3.33%) Lumension
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