The first table below looks at the demand for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 113 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 13 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.64% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.06% 11.32% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +40.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
Systems Management Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 53 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.55% 2.88% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 71
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
South West

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) MS Office
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) MSI
5 11 (57.89%) Finance
5 11 (57.89%) Law
5 11 (57.89%) Legal
5 11 (57.89%) Altiris
5 11 (57.89%) LANDesk
5 11 (57.89%) Market Research
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) MCSE
9 4 (21.05%) IBM Notes
9 4 (21.05%) MS Access
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
9 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) Change Management
9 4 (21.05%) Lotus
9 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.79%) MOM
10 3 (15.79%) Clustering
10 3 (15.79%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (21.05%) IBM Notes
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.26%) xDSL
3 1 (5.26%) FCoE
3 1 (5.26%) VPLS
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Extranet
3 1 (5.26%) DWDM
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Frame Relay
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MSI
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
1 11 (57.89%) Law
1 11 (57.89%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Support Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Applications Support
2 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 11 (57.89%) Applications Support Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Applications Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Supervisor
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Market Research
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) HNC
4 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) MOM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Citrix
3 11 (57.89%) Altiris
3 11 (57.89%) LANDesk
4 4 (21.05%) Lotus
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) SAP