The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - 84
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.28% - 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.62% - 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Median salary £57,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 65 61 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 6.09% 5.18% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 49
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £43,350
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

SCOM
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SCOM in West Sussex

SCOM
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 3 £57,500 -
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
6 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
6 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) FCoE
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) AppSense
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) VMware