The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 63 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.75% 0.61% 1.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.52% 12.12% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £37,000 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £31,150 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £44,500 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -6.02%
SCCM
South Wales

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

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.05% 5.03% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (41.67%) McAfee
7 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (41.67%) Service Management
7 5 (41.67%) Change Management
7 5 (41.67%) WSUS
7 5 (41.67%) Welsh Language
7 5 (41.67%) Coaching
7 5 (41.67%) Line Management
8 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (33.33%) SCOM
8 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (33.33%) Office 365
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (25.00%) MCSE
9 3 (25.00%) MCSA
9 3 (25.00%) DNS
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) Citrix
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (25.00%) NetApp

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (16.67%) Lync
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Welsh Language
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 5 (41.67%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) MCSA
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) WSUS
2 4 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) McAfee
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) BT
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Lotus
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco