The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.44% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75%  

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 Watford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 61 38 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 10.99% 7.80% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 34
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing SCOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Watford

SCOM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) SMTP
2 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) Nagios
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 8 (72.73%) Korn
2 8 (72.73%) VLAN
2 8 (72.73%) IMAP
2 8 (72.73%) iSCSI
2 8 (72.73%) CentOS
2 8 (72.73%) NAS
2 8 (72.73%) XenServer
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (72.73%) KVM
2 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
4 2 (18.18%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) IMAP
1 8 (72.73%) iSCSI
1 8 (72.73%) NAS
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
1 8 (72.73%) SMTP
1 8 (72.73%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Junior
1 8 (72.73%) Junior DevOps
1 8 (72.73%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Lync Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) CentOS
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
1 8 (72.73%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) KVM
2 8 (72.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) Nagios
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft