SCOM Jobs in the UK excluding London

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 605 567 703
Rank change year-on-year -38 +136 -126
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 163 176 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.22% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.56% 2.33% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 100 117 135
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,040 £26,450
25th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.13% -11.11% +2.27%
75th Percentile £59,000 £50,000 £53,750
90th Percentile - £62,500 £66,900
UK median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -8.36%

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,357 7,563 10,283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.72% 12.93% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,326 4,352 6,599
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,510 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £43,700
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £59,526 £59,526
Median % change year-on-year -7.60% - +8.23%
75th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +12.00%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in the UK excluding London

SCOM
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SCOM in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for SCOM in the UK excluding London

SCOM
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SCOM in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for SCOM in the UK excluding London

SCOM
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +53 87 £52,500 +31.25% 12
North of England +4 31 £32,250 +0.16% 4
Yorkshire +46 27 £32,250 +0.16%
Midlands -5 23 £50,000 -4.76% 8
West Midlands +25 12 £75,000 +57.89% 5
East Midlands -12 11 £50,000 -4.76% 3
East of England +5 9 £43,750 -17.06% 4
South West -38 7 £52,500 +48.43% 6
Wales - 5 £36,476 -
North East -6 3 £37,500 -17.13%
North West -5 1 £52,500 +4.48% 4
Scotland -61 1 - - 2
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (28.22%) Microsoft Exchange
2 19 (11.66%) IIS
3 13 (7.98%) CMS
4 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) Apache
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.61%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 75 (46.01%) Azure
2 44 (26.99%) Microsoft 365
3 21 (12.88%) Entra ID
4 20 (12.27%) Azure Monitor
5 15 (9.20%) Azure Storage
6 12 (7.36%) OCI
7 10 (6.13%) AWS
7 10 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (3.68%) GCP
8 6 (3.68%) IaaS
9 5 (3.07%) Snowflake
10 4 (2.45%) Google Workspace
11 2 (1.23%) Nutanix
12 1 (0.61%) Azure DevOps
12 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (47.85%) DNS
2 69 (42.33%) DHCP
3 49 (30.06%) Firewall
4 31 (19.02%) SAN
5 11 (6.75%) SNMP
5 11 (6.75%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.91%) VPN
7 7 (4.29%) Wireless
8 5 (3.07%) BIG-IP
8 5 (3.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.07%) Extranet
8 5 (3.07%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (3.07%) Internet
8 5 (3.07%) Network Security
8 5 (3.07%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.45%) BGP
9 4 (2.45%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.23%) IPv4
10 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (5.52%) Redis
2 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Chocolatey
1 1 (0.61%) Git
1 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (39.26%) Social Skills
2 18 (11.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 13 (7.98%) Influencing Skills
3 13 (7.98%) Legal
3 13 (7.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (6.75%) Finance
5 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.68%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.68%) Police
7 5 (3.07%) Automotive
7 5 (3.07%) Local Government
7 5 (3.07%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.07%) Retail
8 2 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (22.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (14.11%) Senior
3 17 (10.43%) Administrator
4 15 (9.20%) Active Directory Specialist
4 15 (9.20%) Active Directory Support
4 15 (9.20%) Azure Specialist
4 15 (9.20%) Support Specialist
5 14 (8.59%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.98%) ServiceNow Administrator
7 12 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.36%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) IT Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) VMware Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Support
11 8 (4.91%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.20%) ARM Templates
2 5 (3.07%) Middleware
3 4 (2.45%) .NET
3 4 (2.45%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) XML
4 1 (0.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.72%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.66%) PKI
3 16 (9.82%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (9.20%) CMDB
5 13 (7.98%) Digital Signage
6 12 (7.36%) Clustering
7 10 (6.13%) Public Cloud
8 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.07%) Replication
10 4 (2.45%) Driving Licence
10 4 (2.45%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.84%) IoT
12 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.61%) Operational Technology
12 1 (0.61%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 118 (72.39%) Windows
2 94 (57.67%) Windows Server
3 69 (42.33%) Linux
4 39 (23.93%) Windows Server 2016
5 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2019
6 25 (15.34%) Windows 10
7 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (10.43%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (3.07%) Windows 2000
12 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
12 5 (3.07%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.07%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.84%) Unix
14 1 (0.61%) Solaris
14 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.26%) ITIL
2 45 (27.61%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (25.77%) Service Management
4 41 (25.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 35 (21.47%) Agile
6 22 (13.50%) Release Management
7 21 (12.88%) DevOps
7 21 (12.88%) Project Management
8 19 (11.66%) Identity Management
8 19 (11.66%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 19 (11.66%) Proactive Monitoring
9 18 (11.04%) Change Management
9 18 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (11.04%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.82%) CI/CD
10 16 (9.82%) Infrastructure as Code
11 15 (9.20%) Log Analytics
11 15 (9.20%) Privileged Identity Management
11 15 (9.20%) RBAC
11 15 (9.20%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.81%) PowerShell
2 24 (14.72%) SQL
3 16 (9.82%) VBScript
4 15 (9.20%) Bicep
4 15 (9.20%) C#
4 15 (9.20%) VB
5 13 (7.98%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.68%) Python
7 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.61%) Bash
8 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 83 (50.92%) Security Cleared
2 67 (41.10%) SC Cleared
3 62 (38.04%) DV Cleared
4 49 (30.06%) Degree
5 19 (11.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (7.36%) CCNA
7 12 (7.36%) CCNP
7 12 (7.36%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (4.91%) Azure Certification
9 7 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.07%) CISSP
10 5 (3.07%) DBS Check
10 5 (3.07%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (1.23%) MCSA
11 2 (1.23%) MCSE
12 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.61%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) Good Clinical Practice
1 7 (4.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 108 (66.26%) Active Directory
2 44 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (26.38%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.66%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (11.66%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (11.04%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (5.52%) Firmware
7 5 (3.07%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.45%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.45%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 80 (49.08%) SCCM
2 44 (26.99%) WSUS
3 25 (15.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 21 (12.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 21 (12.88%) Kubernetes
5 19 (11.66%) NetBackup
6 13 (7.98%) vCenter Server
7 12 (7.36%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (4.91%) Ansible
8 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Grafana
9 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (3.07%) Prometheus
10 4 (2.45%) SCOrch
10 4 (2.45%) vMotion
11 3 (1.84%) Check_MK
11 3 (1.84%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (1.84%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (1.84%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.84%) Nagios
Vendors
1 117 (71.78%) Microsoft
2 58 (35.58%) VMware
3 33 (20.25%) Dynatrace
4 31 (19.02%) HP
5 24 (14.72%) Oracle
6 22 (13.50%) Cisco
7 21 (12.88%) ServiceNow
8 19 (11.66%) SolarWinds
9 16 (9.82%) Dell
10 15 (9.20%) Citrix
10 15 (9.20%) Veeam
11 13 (7.98%) Riverbed
12 12 (7.36%) 3PAR
12 12 (7.36%) EMC
12 12 (7.36%) Extreme Networks
12 12 (7.36%) Juniper
12 12 (7.36%) Palo Alto
12 12 (7.36%) Symantec
13 11 (6.75%) McAfee
14 10 (6.13%) Red Hat