The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 89 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.05% 0.57% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.29% 6.45% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 9
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
SCOM
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
140 93 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.32% 8.83% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 38
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SCOM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SCOM Salary Trend in Essex

SCOM
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCOM across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Essex

SCOM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 +2 7 £47,500 +5.55%
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) SCCM
3 17 (48.57%) SAN
4 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) VMware
5 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (37.14%) ITIL
7 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (37.14%) Law
8 12 (34.29%) Citrix
9 11 (31.43%) UNIX
9 11 (31.43%) DHCP
9 11 (31.43%) DNS
10 9 (25.71%) Legal
10 9 (25.71%) Supplier Management
10 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (22.86%) Firewall
11 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
12 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (20.00%) EMC
12 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
12 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (17.14%) NetApp
14 5 (14.29%) Dell
14 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
14 5 (14.29%) Project Management
14 5 (14.29%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) SAN
2 11 (31.43%) DHCP
2 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 8 (22.86%) Firewall
4 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) FCoE
5 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (37.14%) Law
2 9 (25.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Head of Network Operations
4 3 (8.57%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) Head of Operations
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support
6 1 (2.86%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Server Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (31.43%) UNIX
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
1 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.71%) Supplier Management
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) People Management
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Service Management
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.71%) Logistics
6 2 (5.71%) MOF
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Xen
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Intune
3 2 (5.71%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.71%) SCSM
3 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) EMC
4 6 (17.14%) NetApp
5 5 (14.29%) Dell
5 5 (14.29%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.71%) Google
8 2 (5.71%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) Symantec
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco
Chelmsford, Essex
Clear Edge Consulting
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