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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 82 124 108
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -16
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 39 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.28% 0.22% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 42.86% 3.77% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £43,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
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
91 106 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.32% 5.72% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79 72 51
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
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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 +13 13 £30,000 -41.46% 1
Wilmslow - 5 £41,000 -
Knutsford - 4 £37,500 -
Chester - 3 £27,000 - 1
Runcorn - 2 £42,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (54.55%) VMware
4 25 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 21 (38.18%) ITIL
6 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
6 17 (30.91%) Citrix
6 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (29.09%) Patch Management
8 15 (27.27%) SCOM
8 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (25.45%) LAN
9 14 (25.45%) WAN
10 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
11 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
11 12 (21.82%) Office 365
11 12 (21.82%) MSI
12 11 (20.00%) Blackberry
12 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 10 (18.18%) EMC
14 9 (16.36%) DNS
14 9 (16.36%) AppSense
15 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (14.55%) DHCP
15 8 (14.55%) SQL
15 8 (14.55%) HP
15 8 (14.55%) NetApp
16 7 (12.73%) McAfee
16 7 (12.73%) Back Office

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 25 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.27%) Lync
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) LAN
1 14 (25.45%) WAN
2 9 (16.36%) DNS
3 8 (14.55%) DHCP
4 7 (12.73%) SAN
5 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.64%) Wireless
7 2 (3.64%) Internet
7 2 (3.64%) Firewall
7 2 (3.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MSI
General
1 7 (12.73%) Back Office
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.09%) EMC VNX
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.91%) UNIX
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) ITIL
2 16 (29.09%) Patch Management
3 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
3 7 (12.73%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) CRM
7 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) MCDST
4 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (10.91%) MCSE
5 5 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.64%) CCNA
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.09%) vSphere
4 5 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.09%) vCloud
5 2 (3.64%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) SCOM
2 6 (10.91%) WSUS
3 5 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.64%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) VMware
3 17 (30.91%) Citrix
4 10 (18.18%) EMC
5 9 (16.36%) AppSense
6 8 (14.55%) HP
6 8 (14.55%) NetApp
7 7 (12.73%) McAfee
8 5 (9.09%) ProCurve
8 5 (9.09%) Symantec
9 2 (3.64%) Dell
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco
9 2 (3.64%) Mitel
9 2 (3.64%) WatchGuard
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