The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 31 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.24% 1.33% 1.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 83.33% 42.86% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £61,250 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £89,250 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
SCOM
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Systems Management Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.28% 3.11% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SCOM
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Colchester

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Colchester

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (64.29%) SCCM
3 8 (57.14%) Law
3 8 (57.14%) Supplier Management
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Legal
5 5 (35.71%) WSUS
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Clustering
7 3 (21.43%) Service Management
7 3 (21.43%) People Management
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
General
1 8 (57.14%) Law
2 7 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Operations
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Network Operations
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Supplier Management
3 3 (21.43%) People Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco