The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank - 128 108
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.047% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.43% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.33%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
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
104 232 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.88% 10.89% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 99 216 82
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £32,825
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 8 (80.00%) Intel
2 8 (80.00%) ADSL
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
2 8 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) SCOM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Internet
1 8 (80.00%) ADSL
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Support Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (20.00%) UAG
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Intel
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec