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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 86 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.04% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.74% 7.25% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 4
Average salary £77,500 £62,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £47,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
121 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.64% 7.17% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78 44 43
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 - 6 £81,250 - 1
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) SCCM
4 12 (40.00%) SAN
5 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (36.67%) Law
5 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 10 (33.33%) Citrix
6 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 9 (30.00%) UNIX
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (26.67%) Legal
9 7 (23.33%) Firewall
9 7 (23.33%) Supplier Management
9 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.00%) DHCP
10 6 (20.00%) DNS
10 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 6 (20.00%) EMC
10 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) Project Management
11 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (16.67%) NetApp
12 4 (13.33%) Dell
12 4 (13.33%) SQL
12 4 (13.33%) IBM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) FCoE
5 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (36.67%) Law
2 8 (26.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Operations
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Network Operations
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (23.33%) Supplier Management
4 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) People Management
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (10.00%) Data Privacy
8 2 (6.67%) MOF
8 2 (6.67%) Logistics
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Xen
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (6.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) SCSM
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) EMC
3 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) Google
Chelmsford, Essex
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £80k - 90k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago