Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - +150 -5
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.28% - 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.49% - 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Wales median annual salary £40,000 - £37,750
10th Percentile £29,750 - £29,250
90th Percentile £42,500 - £39,625
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 172 177 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 8.05% 6.57% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 148 128 107
Wales median annual salary £43,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% -7.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,695 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Wales

SCOM
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM in Wales.

Salary trend for SCOM in Wales

SCOM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 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
West Wales - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales - 2 £31,500 -
SCOM
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Mimecast
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 4 (66.67%) SCSM
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Thin Client

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (50.00%) Email Management
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSA
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 4 (66.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) HP