The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 248 275 271
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 7 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.094% 0.12% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.38% 1.83% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £22,016 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.09% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,820 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.40% +12.50%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

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

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
507 545 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.79% 6.32% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 377 421 385
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the East of England region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Suffolk - 4 £22,016 -
Hertfordshire -1 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) Symantec
2 10 (58.82%) Statistics
2 10 (58.82%) SCCM
3 9 (52.94%) Asset Management
3 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (47.06%) MCP
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) MS Office
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Software Deployment
7 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Change Management
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) BCP
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Solaris
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) MCSE
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) Sun
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) Citrix

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Server Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Asset Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Statistics
2 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 4 (23.53%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Asset Management
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) BCP
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
3 5 (29.41%) Software Deployment
4 4 (23.53%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software License Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Licensing
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Email Management
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCP
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (29.41%) MCSE
4 4 (23.53%) ISEB
4 4 (23.53%) HND
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) MOM
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Symantec
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Sun
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 4 (23.53%) BMC
4 4 (23.53%) Altiris
4 4 (23.53%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.88%) Trend Micro