The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 85 75 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 66 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.65% 2.66% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.57% 33.33% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 21
Median salary £36,500 £44,000 £36,479
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.04% +20.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,728
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
231 150 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.27% 7.97% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 109 122 127
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 70 (59.83%) Active Directory
2 68 (58.12%) Data Centre
3 62 (52.99%) Windows
4 61 (52.14%) Microsoft
5 57 (48.72%) VMware
6 53 (45.30%) SCOM
7 52 (44.44%) ITIL
8 50 (42.74%) Linux
9 44 (37.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (34.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 38 (32.48%) Service Delivery
12 36 (30.77%) SQL
12 36 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (29.91%) Finance
14 34 (29.06%) MS Excel
15 32 (27.35%) Security Cleared
15 32 (27.35%) Retail
16 31 (26.50%) Office 365
16 31 (26.50%) Red Hat
17 29 (24.79%) DNS
17 29 (24.79%) Windows Server
18 26 (22.22%) Service Management
19 25 (21.37%) Change Management
19 25 (21.37%) Firmware
20 24 (20.51%) Citrix
20 24 (20.51%) Firewall
21 23 (19.66%) Unix
22 22 (18.80%) Tivoli
22 22 (18.80%) assyst
23 21 (17.95%) IIS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 21 (17.95%) IIS
2 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.82%) Skype for Business
3 12 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.55%) Apache
4 10 (8.55%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.55%) Moodle
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (29.06%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (18.80%) assyst
2 13 (11.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 40 (34.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (26.50%) Office 365
3 13 (11.11%) IaaS
4 5 (4.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.42%) PaaS
6 3 (2.56%) SaaS
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.79%) DNS
2 24 (20.51%) Firewall
3 18 (15.38%) SSL
4 12 (10.26%) DHCP
5 9 (7.69%) LAN
5 9 (7.69%) WAN
6 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.27%) VPN
7 4 (3.42%) Skype
7 4 (3.42%) SNMP
7 4 (3.42%) Wireless
8 3 (2.56%) SAN
9 2 (1.71%) DMZ
9 2 (1.71%) Extranet
9 2 (1.71%) ISDN
9 2 (1.71%) MPLS
9 2 (1.71%) VPLS
9 2 (1.71%) WLAN
10 1 (0.85%) FirePass
10 1 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) MySQL
General
1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 32 (27.35%) Retail
3 17 (14.53%) Publishing
4 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.56%) Advertising
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (16.24%) Data Centre Engineer
1 19 (16.24%) Monitoring Engineer
2 17 (14.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (13.68%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (8.55%) Architect
4 10 (8.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Technical Leader
5 9 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.84%) SCCM Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Capacity Manager
9 4 (3.42%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Storage Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) LAMP
2 1 (0.85%) WAP
2 1 (0.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (58.12%) Data Centre
2 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (14.53%) CMDB
4 11 (9.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Clustering
7 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Handset
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 62 (52.99%) Windows
2 50 (42.74%) Linux
3 29 (24.79%) Windows Server
4 23 (19.66%) Unix
5 17 (14.53%) Windows 7
6 14 (11.97%) Solaris
7 13 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 12 (10.26%) Windows 8
8 12 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.42%) AIX
9 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.44%) ITIL
2 38 (32.48%) Service Delivery
3 36 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (22.22%) Service Management
5 25 (21.37%) Change Management
6 19 (16.24%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (14.53%) Line Management
7 17 (14.53%) Presales
8 12 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (7.69%) Coaching
10 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (7.69%) Information Security
10 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.84%) Patch Management
11 8 (6.84%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.84%) Server Patching
11 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.84%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.55%) C#
4 4 (3.42%) Perl
5 1 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (27.35%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.38%) MCSE
2 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (14.53%) LPIC
4 16 (13.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
6 10 (8.55%) Degree
7 8 (6.84%) MCP
8 7 (5.98%) MCITP
9 5 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.27%) MCSA
10 3 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CISSP
11 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (1.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 70 (59.83%) Active Directory
2 44 (37.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.37%) Firmware
4 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 16 (13.68%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 11 (9.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.56%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.71%) XenApp
9 1 (0.85%) vCloud
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (45.30%) SCOM
2 22 (18.80%) Tivoli
3 19 (16.24%) NetBackup
4 18 (15.38%) Backup Exec
5 9 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (4.27%) WSUS
7 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (3.42%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.85%) Cacti
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.85%) DameWare
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (52.14%) Microsoft
2 57 (48.72%) VMware
3 31 (26.50%) Red Hat
4 24 (20.51%) Citrix
5 19 (16.24%) IBM
6 14 (11.97%) Cisco
7 12 (10.26%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.55%) Oracle
9 7 (5.98%) NetApp
10 5 (4.27%) HP
11 4 (3.42%) EMC
12 3 (2.56%) Remedy
13 2 (1.71%) BT
13 2 (1.71%) Casewise
13 2 (1.71%) OpenText
13 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.71%) Sophos
14 1 (0.85%) Mitel
14 1 (0.85%) Riverbed
14 1 (0.85%) Symantec