The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 89 102 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.72% 0.33% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% 4.94% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £33,750 £34,750 £34,357
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.87% +1.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
SCCM
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 Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 81 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.95% 6.71% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 68 60
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Luton +8 4 £31,250 +52.43%
Bedford +26 1 £30,000 -36.84%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCCM 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 SCCM.

1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
5 10 (34.48%) ITIL
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) Altiris
5 10 (34.48%) SCOM
5 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
6 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (31.03%) Citrix
7 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) VB
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) MS Office
8 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) Symantec
8 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (20.69%) Project Management
8 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
9 5 (17.24%) DevOps
9 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCCM 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 SCCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 4 (13.79%) Lync
3 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.24%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) FTP
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 2 (6.90%) PBX
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.45%) Flash
5 1 (3.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Security Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) VB
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VBScript
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.90%) MCTS
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) MCP
3 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) SCOM
2 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Intune
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Altiris
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Symantec
5 4 (13.79%) Akamai
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) CA
8 1 (3.45%) CommVault
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.45%) FalconStor
8 1 (3.45%) Mitel