The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 80 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 11 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.89% 3.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.11% 23.81% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 35
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,800 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.30% +7.50%
Systems Management Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
99 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.30% 3.74% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 89 32 72
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SCCM
East of England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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
Harlow - 6 £42,500 -
Chelmsford -4 2 £31,500 -33.68%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Citrix
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
7 9 (50.00%) VMware
8 8 (44.44%) Migration
8 8 (44.44%) ITIL
9 7 (38.89%) VBScript
9 7 (38.89%) VB
9 7 (38.89%) MCSE
9 7 (38.89%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (38.89%) MCITP
9 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
9 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
9 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
9 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
9 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
10 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (22.22%) SCOM
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (16.67%) SAN
12 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 3 (16.67%) MS Office
12 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support
3 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
2 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) VBScript
1 7 (38.89%) VB
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (38.89%) MCITP
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
6 2 (11.11%) XenApp
6 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) ZENworks
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Altiris