The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 92 92
Rank change year-on-year +8 0  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 9 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.93% 0.10% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.52% 2.00% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 12
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25%  

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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 58 50 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 6.02% 5.01% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 61
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

SCOM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SCOM 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 23 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 +7 8 £45,000 +28.57%
SCOM
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) SCCM
2 31 (96.88%) Windows Server
3 19 (59.38%) Capacity Management
3 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
4 18 (56.25%) Data Centre
5 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (28.13%) MSI
9 8 (25.00%) Citrix
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (25.00%) Application Packaging
10 7 (21.88%) XMPP
10 7 (21.88%) Performance Metrics
10 7 (21.88%) WebEx
10 7 (21.88%) Office 365
10 7 (21.88%) Legal
10 7 (21.88%) VMware
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) VBA
10 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
11 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
11 6 (18.75%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) Finance

SCOM
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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MSI
General
1 7 (21.88%) Legal
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Applications Support
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Server Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
3 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (96.88%) Windows Server
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.75%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Capacity Management
1 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 7 (21.88%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (18.75%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) VBA
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Symantec