The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 75 116 102
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -14
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 49 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.80% 0.52% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.52% 7.14% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 46 9 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £43,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.79%
SCCM
North West

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
97 140 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.55% 7.22% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 85 98 56
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £32,230
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SCCM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +18 14 £37,500 -
Chester - 6 £27,000 -
Knutsford +2 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £40,000 -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 61 (83.56%) Windows
2 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
3 41 (56.16%) MS Exchange
4 37 (50.68%) VMware
5 33 (45.21%) ITIL
6 32 (43.84%) Active Directory
7 28 (38.36%) Citrix
8 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (26.03%) Office 365
10 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (24.66%) SCOM
11 17 (23.29%) AppSense
11 17 (23.29%) Patch Management
11 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (23.29%) LAN
11 17 (23.29%) WAN
12 14 (19.18%) MSI
12 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
13 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
13 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
14 12 (16.44%) Hyper-V
15 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (15.07%) MCDST
15 11 (15.07%) DNS
16 9 (12.33%) EMC
16 9 (12.33%) SQL
16 9 (12.33%) Back Office
17 8 (10.96%) NetApp
18 7 (9.59%) ITIL Certification

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 41 (56.16%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.22%) Lync
5 5 (6.85%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) LAN
1 17 (23.29%) WAN
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
3 7 (9.59%) DHCP
3 7 (9.59%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (6.85%) SAN
5 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.74%) Skype
6 2 (2.74%) Internet
6 2 (2.74%) Firewall
6 2 (2.74%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) Network Security
6 2 (2.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MSI
General
1 9 (12.33%) Back Office
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 15 (20.55%) Support Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Service Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.11%) Administrator
9 3 (4.11%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.48%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.74%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (83.56%) Windows
2 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.59%) UNIX
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) ITIL
2 17 (23.29%) Patch Management
3 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.22%) Migration
4 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.48%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.48%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.74%) Project Management
6 2 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.37%) Coaching
7 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.07%) MCDST
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.85%) MCSE
6 4 (5.48%) Degree
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CCNA
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (43.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) vSphere
4 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.48%) vCloud
5 2 (2.74%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) SCOM
2 5 (6.85%) WSUS
2 5 (6.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
2 37 (50.68%) VMware
3 28 (38.36%) Citrix
4 17 (23.29%) AppSense
5 9 (12.33%) EMC
6 8 (10.96%) NetApp
7 7 (9.59%) McAfee
7 7 (9.59%) HP
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco
8 4 (5.48%) ProCurve
8 4 (5.48%) Symantec
9 2 (2.74%) Dell
9 2 (2.74%) Mitel
9 2 (2.74%) WatchGuard
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wilmslow
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + on call
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