The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 52 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 26 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.60% 1.61% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.64% 19.57% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.63%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
110 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.47% 8.23% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 16
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £31,987
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in Bracknell

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Histogram in Bracknell

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (97.44%) Windows
3 36 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
5 30 (76.92%) SCCM
6 29 (74.36%) DV Cleared
6 29 (74.36%) Security Cleared
7 28 (71.79%) SC Cleared
8 25 (64.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 24 (61.54%) MS Excel
10 23 (58.97%) McAfee
10 23 (58.97%) Sophos
10 23 (58.97%) HP
10 23 (58.97%) Software Deployment
11 21 (53.85%) Release Management
12 20 (51.28%) Windows 2000 Server
12 20 (51.28%) Software Distribution
13 16 (41.03%) SCOM
13 16 (41.03%) VMware
13 16 (41.03%) Retail
13 16 (41.03%) Fujitsu
13 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
13 16 (41.03%) Finance
14 14 (35.90%) SQL
14 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
15 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
15 12 (30.77%) PowerShell
15 12 (30.77%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (5.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.13%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MSI
2 2 (5.13%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
1 16 (41.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Support Engineer
1 22 (56.41%) 2nd Line Support
2 21 (53.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Database Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Database Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Replication
1 2 (5.13%) Clustering
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 36 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (51.28%) Windows 2000 Server
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Software Deployment
2 21 (53.85%) Release Management
3 20 (51.28%) Software Distribution
4 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) VBScript
2 12 (30.77%) VB
2 12 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) DV Cleared
1 29 (74.36%) Security Cleared
2 28 (71.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 30 (76.92%) SCCM
2 25 (64.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 16 (41.03%) SCOM
4 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (58.97%) HP
2 23 (58.97%) McAfee
2 23 (58.97%) Sophos
3 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) Fujitsu
4 12 (30.77%) Oracle
5 6 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) CommVault
6 2 (5.13%) Borland
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) Sybase
6 2 (5.13%) ESRI
7 1 (2.56%) Capita