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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 89 82
Rank change year-on-year +32 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 31 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.05% 1.49% 1.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 55.36% 15.84% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 17
Median salary £50,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -8.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 56 101 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 5.51% 9.40% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 69 136
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +5 12 £47,500 -5.00%
Chelmsford -19 1 £26,500 -44.21%
Witham - 1 - -
SCCM
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 59 (92.19%) Windows
2 50 (78.13%) Windows Server
3 39 (60.94%) MS Exchange
3 39 (60.94%) SCOM
4 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 33 (51.56%) Configuration Management
6 30 (46.88%) Data Centre
7 27 (42.19%) Capacity Management
8 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (34.38%) Active Directory
10 21 (32.81%) VMware
11 20 (31.25%) Linux
12 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (26.56%) Red Hat
14 16 (25.00%) Citrix
14 16 (25.00%) Management Information System
15 15 (23.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (20.31%) vSphere
17 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (18.75%) Apple
17 12 (18.75%) MS Office
18 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
19 10 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 10 (15.63%) Symantec
20 8 (12.50%) Fat Client
20 8 (12.50%) NetBackup
20 8 (12.50%) Thin Client
20 8 (12.50%) VPN
21 7 (10.94%) DNS

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 39 (60.94%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) assyst
2 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) iTunes
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) VPN
2 7 (10.94%) DNS
3 5 (7.81%) Internet
3 5 (7.81%) iSCSI
3 5 (7.81%) SAN
3 5 (7.81%) VLAN
3 5 (7.81%) Wireless
4 4 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.25%) LAN
4 4 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.13%) Firewall
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Server Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Administrator
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) SCCM Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) ICT Technician
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Server Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Mobility Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Data Centre
2 16 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 8 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
5 4 (6.25%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (92.19%) Windows
2 50 (78.13%) Windows Server
3 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (31.25%) Linux
5 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (23.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
9 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
10 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Configuration Management
2 27 (42.19%) Capacity Management
3 6 (9.38%) ITIL
4 5 (7.81%) Email Filtering
4 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (4.69%) IT Strategy
5 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.13%) ITSM
6 2 (3.13%) People Management
6 2 (3.13%) Process Management
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.31%) vSphere
3 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (4.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 39 (60.94%) SCOM
2 8 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.13%) WSUS
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.81%) VMware
3 17 (26.56%) Red Hat
4 16 (25.00%) Citrix
5 12 (18.75%) Apple
6 10 (15.63%) Symantec
7 6 (9.38%) Clearswift
7 6 (9.38%) HP
8 5 (7.81%) EMC
8 5 (7.81%) Intel Security
9 4 (6.25%) Proofpoint
10 3 (4.69%) Cisco
11 2 (3.13%) Avaya
11 2 (3.13%) F5
11 2 (3.13%) Forcepoint
11 2 (3.13%) Infoblox
11 2 (3.13%) Kaspersky
11 2 (3.13%) NetApp
11 2 (3.13%) Nokia
11 2 (3.13%) SAP