The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 91 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 11 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 1.47% 1.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.66% 20.00% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 9
Average salary £46,500 £34,250 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.76% -14.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
SCCM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
127 70 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.90% 7.35% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 44 42
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SCCM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Essex

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Essex

SCCM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 4 £85,000 -
Chelmsford -10 1 £44,700 -28.48%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing SCCM 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 SCCM.

1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
4 19 (57.58%) Citrix
5 16 (48.48%) Windows 7
6 15 (45.45%) ITIL
7 14 (42.42%) SAN
8 13 (39.39%) VMware
8 13 (39.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (39.39%) SCOM
9 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (33.33%) Migration
11 10 (30.30%) MCSE
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
12 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 8 (24.24%) VBScript
13 8 (24.24%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (24.24%) MCITP
14 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
14 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
14 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
14 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (18.18%) DHCP
15 6 (18.18%) VB
15 6 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (18.18%) DNS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing SCCM 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 SCCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) iSCSI
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (9.09%) Banking
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Law
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Head of Operations
5 2 (6.06%) Deployment Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows 7
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 3 (9.09%) UNIX
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Migration
3 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 3 (9.09%) Network Design
7 2 (6.06%) MOF
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) Logistics
8 1 (3.03%) Information Governance
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.03%) Service Management
8 1 (3.03%) Process Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) VBScript
2 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.18%) VB
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) MCSE
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (24.24%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCITP
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
5 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (12.12%) Xen
7 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
2 3 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Intune
3 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
3 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.06%) SCSM
4 1 (3.03%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Citrix
3 13 (39.39%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) NetApp
5 4 (12.12%) IBM
5 4 (12.12%) Dell
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec