The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 40 41 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 10 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 4.29% 2.24% 6.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 55.56% 29.41% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -18.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,400 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £60,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

SCOM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 18 17 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 7.73% 7.62% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 28
Median salary £51,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.17% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £77,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing SCOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Colchester

SCOM
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for SCOM in Colchester

SCOM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) SCCM
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
3 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) vSphere
7 8 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) Citrix
7 8 (33.33%) Thin Client
7 8 (33.33%) Symantec
7 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 8 (33.33%) Fat Client
8 7 (29.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (4.17%) Back Office
10 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
10 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 7 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Linux Server Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 8 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 8 (33.33%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 7 (29.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Citrix
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Symantec