The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 81 60 98
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 12 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.15% 3.64% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.91% 55.06% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 47 20
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
67 89 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.45% 6.60% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 79 117
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SCCM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Cheshire

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SCCM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 3 £27,500 -37.14%
Macclesfield -5 3 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £34,000 -
Chester - 1 £36,000 - 1
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
4 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (37.50%) SCOM
8 8 (33.33%) Citrix
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 8 (33.33%) Office 365
8 8 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (25.00%) Migration
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (20.83%) Patch Management
11 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
11 5 (20.83%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (20.83%) Time Management
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (4.17%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Back Office
3 4 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
8 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) Direct Marketing
4 5 (20.83%) Information Management
4 5 (20.83%) Patch Management
4 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.83%) Time Management
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) NCDA
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (12.50%) XenApp
7 2 (8.33%) vSphere
8 1 (4.17%) Firmware
8 1 (4.17%) NDS
8 1 (4.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp