The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 94 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 24 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.32% 1.94% 2.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.35% 24.14% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 30
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
SCCM
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
124 145 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.84% 8.03% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 92 140 127
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 35 (51.47%) Windows
2 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.65%) SCOM
4 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
6 17 (25.00%) ITIL
7 16 (23.53%) Law
8 15 (22.06%) Service Delivery
8 15 (22.06%) Blackberry
9 14 (20.59%) Time Management
9 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
9 14 (20.59%) Legal
9 14 (20.59%) User Experience
10 13 (19.12%) Use Case
11 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 12 (17.65%) VMware
12 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
12 11 (16.18%) SCVMM
13 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (14.71%) Office 365
13 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (11.76%) SCDPM
15 7 (10.29%) Service Management
15 7 (10.29%) Change Management
15 7 (10.29%) Migration
15 7 (10.29%) Lync
15 7 (10.29%) vSphere
16 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (10.29%) Lync
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) assyst
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) IPsec
3 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (23.53%) Law
2 14 (20.59%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Desktop Support
2 15 (22.06%) Team Leader
3 14 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (20.59%) Support Team Leader
3 14 (20.59%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 14 (20.59%) Desktop Team Leader
4 13 (19.12%) Architect
4 13 (19.12%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (17.65%) Systems Support
6 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Systems Support Engineer
7 9 (13.24%) Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) Data Architect
8 6 (8.82%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Deployment Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 2 (2.94%) Desktop Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) CGI
2 2 (2.94%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Blackberry
2 14 (20.59%) User Experience
3 6 (8.82%) Private Cloud
4 5 (7.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.88%) GIS
5 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.41%) Statistics
6 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) CMDB
7 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (51.47%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.82%) Linux
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Service Delivery
3 14 (20.59%) Time Management
4 13 (19.12%) Use Case
5 7 (10.29%) Change Management
5 7 (10.29%) Migration
5 7 (10.29%) Service Management
6 6 (8.82%) ITSM
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.88%) Business Development
8 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.41%) Change Control
9 2 (2.94%) Software Distribution
9 2 (2.94%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.94%) Project Management
9 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.47%) TOGAF
10 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) MCSE
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) MCTS
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.94%) MCSA
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.47%) CCAA
5 1 (1.47%) CCA
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.29%) vSphere
4 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.35%) XenApp
6 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.47%) vCloud
9 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 29 (42.65%) SCOM
2 11 (16.18%) SCVMM
3 8 (11.76%) SCDPM
4 6 (8.82%) SCSM
5 5 (7.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
6 3 (4.41%) WSUS
7 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Intune
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
3 6 (8.82%) HP
3 6 (8.82%) Cisco
3 6 (8.82%) IBM
3 6 (8.82%) Citrix
3 6 (8.82%) NetApp
4 4 (5.88%) Dell
4 4 (5.88%) AppSense
4 4 (5.88%) Computacenter
5 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.47%) Lumension
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) McAfee