The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 108 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 14 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 1.20% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 23.91% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 14
Average salary £33,000 £42,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £57,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
112 92 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.29% 5.02% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 65
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCCM
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 6 £33,000 -
Knutsford - 4 - - 1
Warrington -17 3 £31,250 -19.87%
Chester +10 1 - - 1
Crewe - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
4 12 (38.71%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Application Packaging
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (29.03%) Citrix
7 9 (29.03%) MCITP
7 9 (29.03%) SCOM
8 8 (25.81%) Migration
8 8 (25.81%) VPN
8 8 (25.81%) MCSE
8 8 (25.81%) Firewall
9 7 (22.58%) VBScript
9 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) MSI
10 6 (19.35%) Symantec
10 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
10 6 (19.35%) XenApp
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (16.13%) WAN
11 5 (16.13%) ITIL
11 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
12 4 (12.90%) Lync

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) Lync
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) VPN
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) SMS
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) IPsec
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) VoIP
6 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MSI
2 4 (12.90%) InstallShield
3 3 (9.68%) AdminStudio
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Coordinator
2 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Applications Packager
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Server Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Manager
4 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) AS400
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
5 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows NT
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.45%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
6 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) VBScript
2 4 (12.90%) VB
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (29.03%) MCITP
3 8 (25.81%) MCSE
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.23%) MCTS
7 1 (3.23%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO 9000
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCOM
2 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.45%) HP SIM
3 2 (6.45%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) MOM
3 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (6.45%) Nagios
3 2 (6.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (3.23%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) Symantec
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Fujitsu
6 3 (9.68%) McAfee
6 3 (9.68%) Becrypt
7 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) BMC
7 2 (6.45%) CA
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) Altiris
7 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
7 2 (6.45%) AppSense
8 1 (3.23%) Wyse
8 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) CommVault
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
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