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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 100 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.16% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.34% 4.88% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £30,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £36,479 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.14% +8.75%
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
87 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.83% 3.24% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 22 22
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Brocade
4 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (41.67%) FCoE
5 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) APMP
5 5 (41.67%) Line Management
5 5 (41.67%) Replication
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (41.67%) Fujitsu
5 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (41.67%) BT

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (25.00%) Lync
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) DMZ
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) FCoE
2 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Project Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (41.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) HPUX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 2000
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Workflow
1 5 (41.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Smalltalk
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Lua
3 1 (8.33%) Erlang
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) APMP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Brocade
3 5 (41.67%) Fujitsu
3 5 (41.67%) Nortel
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) Clearswift
3 5 (41.67%) BT
3 5 (41.67%) Avaya
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Perforce
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel