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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 79 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 16 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.28% 0.82% 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.57% 8.41% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.79%
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
56 107 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.48% 9.77% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 80 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Brentwood - 7 £40,000 -
Colchester +4 2 £23,250 -61.25%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 17 (54.84%) DHCP
3 17 (54.84%) DNS
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
6 13 (41.94%) SCOM
7 12 (38.71%) VMware
8 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (32.26%) Firewall
9 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
11 7 (22.58%) ITIL
11 7 (22.58%) Citrix
11 7 (22.58%) SAN
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 7 (22.58%) Banking
11 7 (22.58%) Retail
12 6 (19.35%) WSUS
12 6 (19.35%) Office 365
12 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (16.13%) NetApp
13 5 (16.13%) VBScript
13 5 (16.13%) SNMP
13 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
13 5 (16.13%) Veeam
13 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
13 5 (16.13%) Digital Forensics

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) DHCP
1 17 (54.84%) DNS
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
3 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
4 7 (22.58%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) SNMP
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Softphone
6 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Desktop Support
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Technician
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Technician
5 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Network Operations
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Operations
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support
7 1 (3.23%) Network Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Straight-Through Processing
5 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
6 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) VBScript
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CISSP
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.23%) CEH
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCOM
2 6 (19.35%) WSUS
3 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) NetApp
4 5 (16.13%) Veeam
4 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow