The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 321 317 336
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.042% 0.042% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.59% 0.65% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
SCVMM
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
854 767 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.19% 6.48% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 718 673 636
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCVMM
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM across the City of London region.

SCVMM Salary Trend in the City of London

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) SCOM
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (60.00%) MCSE
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (50.00%) MCITP
6 5 (50.00%) SCSM
7 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (40.00%) NetApp
7 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (30.00%) DHCP
8 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (30.00%) DNS
8 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 3 (30.00%) CCA
8 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (30.00%) CCEA
8 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (30.00%) Veritas

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
1 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) CCA
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CCEA
4 3 (30.00%) CCIA
5 2 (20.00%) MCTS
6 1 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCOM
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
3 5 (50.00%) SCSM
4 3 (30.00%) XenMobile
4 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) HP