The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 211 219 191
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 15 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.053% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.28% 0.64% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 16
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £52,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,820 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.43%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
458 471 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.32% 8.26% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 333 316 253
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in Berkshire

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
Reading +12 11 £37,500 -28.57%
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 49 (98.00%) Windows
2 48 (96.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (92.00%) Microsoft
4 44 (88.00%) SCCM
5 43 (86.00%) Security Cleared
6 39 (78.00%) Active Directory
7 35 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (66.00%) SQL
9 32 (64.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 31 (62.00%) VBScript
10 31 (62.00%) Oracle
10 31 (62.00%) Windows 7
11 30 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (60.00%) VMware
11 30 (60.00%) Hyper-V
12 29 (58.00%) SC Cleared
13 26 (52.00%) DV Cleared
14 25 (50.00%) PowerShell
14 25 (50.00%) VB
15 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
16 17 (34.00%) Release Management
17 14 (28.00%) HP
18 13 (26.00%) McAfee
18 13 (26.00%) Sophos
18 13 (26.00%) Software Deployment
18 13 (26.00%) Software Distribution
18 13 (26.00%) Software Delivery
19 11 (22.00%) SharePoint Server
20 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
20 9 (18.00%) Finance

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.00%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MSI
General
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Support Engineer
1 27 (54.00%) Integration Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (26.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Integration Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (2.00%) Analyst
5 1 (2.00%) Communications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Software Packaging
2 6 (12.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) PKI
2 6 (12.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 49 (98.00%) Windows
2 48 (96.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (62.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Release Management
2 13 (26.00%) Software Deployment
2 13 (26.00%) Software Distribution
2 13 (26.00%) Software Delivery
3 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 31 (62.00%) VBScript
3 25 (50.00%) VB
3 25 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (58.00%) SC Cleared
3 26 (52.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) CCNA
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 39 (78.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (88.00%) SCCM
2 32 (64.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (16.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) Oracle
3 30 (60.00%) VMware
4 14 (28.00%) HP
5 13 (26.00%) McAfee
5 13 (26.00%) Sophos
6 8 (16.00%) Fujitsu
7 7 (14.00%) Lumension
7 7 (14.00%) ESRI
7 7 (14.00%) IBM
8 4 (8.00%) Red Hat