The table below looks at the statistics for SCSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 82 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.58% 0.75% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 26.32% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £34,000 £41,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% -9.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
SCSM
South 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 Dorset region.

Systems Management Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
30 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.35% 2.85% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 30
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SCSM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SCSM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SCSM Salary Trend in Dorset

SCSM
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCSM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
(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
Poole -8 1 £27,500 -33.73%
SCSM
South West

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing SCSM 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 SCSM.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) SCOM
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (62.50%) UAG
3 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) NAS
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) XenServer
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing SCSM 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 SCSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (62.50%) UAG
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) XenServer
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) SCOM
2 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
3 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) VMware