SCOM Jobs with Work from Home Options

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 487 607 716
Rank change year-on-year +120 +109 -240
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 76 83 73
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.25% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.10% 1.06% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 44 59 72
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £37,675
25th Percentile £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,650 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.28% +1.25% +1.46%
75th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £61,000
90th Percentile - £69,950 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

All Systems Management Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3,616 7,837 10,754
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 12.02% 16.71% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,994 5,398 7,080
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,999 £42,500
25th Percentile £48,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £68,515 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.13% -2.12% +7.69%
75th Percentile £83,750 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £101,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +12.00%

SCOM
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

SCOM trend for jobs with a WFH option

SCOM
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing SCOM.

SCOM salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

SCOM
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing SCOM over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

SCOM salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

SCOM
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Exchange
2 13 (17.11%) CMS
3 10 (13.16%) IIS
4 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.32%) PTC Creo
2 1 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 24 (31.58%) Azure
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft 365
2 18 (23.68%) Entra ID
3 14 (18.42%) Azure Monitor
3 14 (18.42%) Azure Storage
4 2 (2.63%) AWS
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Nutanix
5 1 (1.32%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.32%) GCP
5 1 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.95%) DNS
2 20 (26.32%) DHCP
3 16 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (5.26%) SAN
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.32%) Network Security
6 1 (1.32%) VLAN
6 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.32%) Redis
1 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Chocolatey
1 1 (1.32%) Git
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (59.21%) Social Skills
2 21 (27.63%) Finance
3 17 (22.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 16 (21.05%) Influencing Skills
4 16 (21.05%) Legal
4 16 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (11.84%) Aerospace
6 7 (9.21%) Public Sector
7 4 (5.26%) Automotive
8 3 (3.95%) Retail
9 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.63%) Banking
9 2 (2.63%) Law
10 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 14 (18.42%) Active Directory Specialist
2 14 (18.42%) Active Directory Support
2 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Support Specialist
3 13 (17.11%) Administrator
3 13 (17.11%) ServiceNow Administrator
4 12 (15.79%) Senior
5 11 (14.47%) Azure Specialist
6 10 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) IT Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Azure Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) ARM Templates
2 1 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.32%) LDAP
2 1 (1.32%) Middleware
2 1 (1.32%) XML
2 1 (1.32%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) PKI
2 13 (17.11%) Digital Signage
3 12 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.89%) IoT
5 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.26%) Clustering
7 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) CMDB
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) Operational Technology
8 1 (1.32%) Product Ownership
8 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (60.53%) Windows
2 30 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 29 (38.16%) Linux
4 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2016
4 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.26%) Windows NT
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.95%) Unix
8 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) ITIL
2 28 (36.84%) Service Management
3 26 (34.21%) Mentoring
4 19 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (23.68%) DevOps
6 17 (22.37%) Collaborative Working
7 16 (21.05%) Agile
7 16 (21.05%) Biotechnology
7 16 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
7 16 (21.05%) Risk Management
7 16 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
8 15 (19.74%) CI/CD
9 14 (18.42%) Analytics
9 14 (18.42%) Identity Management
9 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 14 (18.42%) Log Analytics
9 14 (18.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 14 (18.42%) Privileged Identity Management
9 14 (18.42%) RBAC
9 14 (18.42%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 14 (18.42%) Bicep
2 14 (18.42%) C#
2 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 14 (18.42%) VB
2 14 (18.42%) VBScript
3 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) Bash
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (47.37%) DV Cleared
3 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
4 23 (30.26%) Degree
5 17 (22.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.89%) MCSA
7 6 (7.89%) MCSE
8 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.63%) Azure Certification
10 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
10 1 (1.32%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.32%) CISSP
10 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.05%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 40 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
3 14 (18.42%) Virtual Desktop
3 14 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (11.84%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (11.84%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (38.16%) SCCM
1 29 (38.16%) WSUS
2 16 (21.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 15 (19.74%) Kubernetes
3 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (7.89%) Nagios
5 5 (6.58%) Check_MK
6 4 (5.26%) Ansible
7 3 (3.95%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Ganglia
9 1 (1.32%) Grafana
9 1 (1.32%) Progress Chef
9 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.32%) Puppet
9 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 15 (19.74%) ServiceNow
4 14 (18.42%) HP
5 13 (17.11%) Dynatrace
5 13 (17.11%) Riverbed
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.32%) Brocade
8 1 (1.32%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) MathWorks
8 1 (1.32%) NetApp
8 1 (1.32%) PTC
8 1 (1.32%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) TOWER Software