The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 99 102 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 4 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.43% 0.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.80% 10.29% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £24,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.17% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £32,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £41,200 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -10.58%
SCCM
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
69 68 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.08% 4.22% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 30
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Citrix
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
5 13 (50.00%) SCOM
5 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
9 9 (34.62%) MSI
9 9 (34.62%) Finance
10 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
10 8 (30.77%) Application Packaging
11 7 (26.92%) XenApp
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (26.92%) AppDNA
12 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
12 6 (23.08%) Cisco
12 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
12 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
13 5 (19.23%) ITIL
13 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
14 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (15.38%) MS Office
14 4 (15.38%) SQL
14 4 (15.38%) CRM

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (11.54%) Lync
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (7.69%) WorkSite
7 1 (3.85%) Mule
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (3.85%) JBoss
7 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) SMS
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MSI
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Lead Technical Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Lead Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Assistant
5 2 (7.69%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) iPad
4 2 (7.69%) Kindle
4 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.69%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.69%) Document Management
3 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCP
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) MCITP
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (26.92%) XenApp
5 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) SCOM
2 7 (26.92%) AppDNA
3 4 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (7.69%) WSUS
5 1 (3.85%) OpenView
5 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (3.85%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Citrix
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Draytek
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Interwoven
7 1 (3.85%) Lotus
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Varonis