The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 93 92 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 3 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.31% 1.29% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.48% 12.40% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 1
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -17.50%
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -11.11%
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
67 129 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.99% 10.39% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 81 87
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

SCOM Salary Histogram in Essex

SCOM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -2 3 £35,000 -56.92%
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (25.00%) Symantec
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) DHCP
7 1 (12.50%) DNS
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Application Support Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Email Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec