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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 95 95 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 11 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.90% 0.63% 1.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.92% 5.48% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 14
Average salary £53,750 £47,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.36% +37.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £88,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.44%
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
79 146 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.45% 11.47% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 96 62
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -22 3 £52,500 -38.23%
Brentwood - 3 - -
Chelmsford - 2 £57,500 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £60,000 -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
5 11 (42.31%) ITIL
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
6 10 (38.46%) VBScript
6 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 10 (38.46%) Citrix
6 10 (38.46%) Symantec
6 10 (38.46%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) DNS
7 9 (34.62%) DHCP
7 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (30.77%) WSUS
9 7 (26.92%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (26.92%) Workflow
9 7 (26.92%) SNMP
9 7 (26.92%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
9 7 (26.92%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (26.92%) Veeam
9 7 (26.92%) vSphere
9 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
9 7 (26.92%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (26.92%) Office 365
9 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 9 (34.62%) DHCP
2 9 (34.62%) DNS
3 7 (26.92%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (26.92%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) Softphone
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) IT Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Technician
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (26.92%) Workflow
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Straight-Through Processing
3 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Security Patching
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (38.46%) VBScript
3 6 (23.08%) VB
4 3 (11.54%) KiXtart
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) vSphere
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (11.54%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) WSUS
2 7 (26.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (19.23%) SCOM
4 3 (11.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Citrix
2 10 (38.46%) Symantec
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
3 7 (26.92%) Veeam
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco