The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 76 91
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 10 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.05% 1.21% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.24% 26.09% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Median salary £45,000 £29,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.17% -22.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £20,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  

SCCM 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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 58 46 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 6.07% 4.66% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 53
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Essex

SCCM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SCCM in Essex

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Essex

SCCM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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 +1 8 £45,000 +119.51%
Chelmsford - 1 £35,000 -
SCCM
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM 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 SCCM.

1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows Server
3 32 (74.42%) SCOM
4 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
6 19 (44.19%) Configuration Management
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (44.19%) Capacity Management
7 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
8 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (32.56%) VMware
10 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
10 12 (27.91%) Linux
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (25.58%) vSphere
12 10 (23.26%) Citrix
13 9 (20.93%) MSI
14 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
14 8 (18.60%) Cisco
14 8 (18.60%) Finance
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (18.60%) Application Packaging
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (16.28%) Office 365
15 7 (16.28%) Performance Metrics
15 7 (16.28%) WebEx
15 7 (16.28%) XMPP
15 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure

SCCM
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) WebEx
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) VLAN
2 5 (11.63%) Wireless
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MSI
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) Applications Support
3 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) ICT Technician
5 5 (11.63%) Server Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
2 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.95%) Fat Client
3 6 (13.95%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows Server
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.91%) Linux
4 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Capacity Management
1 19 (44.19%) Configuration Management
2 8 (18.60%) Application Packaging
3 7 (16.28%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (13.95%) Security Patching
5 5 (11.63%) Email Filtering
5 5 (11.63%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
7 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 1 (2.33%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) VBA
2 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCDST
2 1 (2.33%) MCP
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) vSphere
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.30%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (74.42%) SCOM
2 6 (13.95%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) VMware
3 10 (23.26%) Citrix
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
5 7 (16.28%) Apple
6 6 (13.95%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) BMC
7 2 (4.65%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.33%) McAfee
8 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.33%) Wyse