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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.48% - 2.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
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
22 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.97% 0.58% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 10
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Law
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) FCoE
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) NAS
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) FCoE
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 5 (38.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
1 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Google