The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 205 272 309
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +37
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1438 1011 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.48% 1.04% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.03% 16.51% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 789 756
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
SCCM
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6528 6125 5853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.72% 6.30% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5316 4865 4782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,236 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCCM
Salary Trend in England

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

SCCM Salary Trend in England

SCCM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in England

SCCM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
London +93 581 £47,500 - 85
South East +32 343 £39,500 -5.04% 43
South West +11 104 £35,000 +21.73% 32
East of England +29 100 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Yorkshire +4 94 £34,500 +6.15% 14
North West +18 86 £32,500 +8.33% 8
West Midlands -12 63 £47,500 +52.00% 6
East Midlands +16 60 £30,000 -21.05% 11
Midlands -7 3 £52,500 +16.66%
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2241 (83.40%) Windows
2 1776 (66.10%) Microsoft
3 1715 (63.83%) Active Directory
4 1238 (46.07%) VMware
5 1003 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 970 (36.10%) SCOM
7 898 (33.42%) Citrix
8 875 (32.56%) MS Exchange
9 847 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 797 (29.66%) MS Excel
11 782 (29.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 743 (27.65%) ITIL
13 734 (27.32%) Windows 7
14 721 (26.83%) Hyper-V
15 633 (23.56%) DNS
16 578 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 549 (20.43%) Windows Server 2003
18 524 (19.50%) SAN
19 519 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
20 510 (18.98%) PowerShell
21 491 (18.27%) DHCP
22 489 (18.20%) HP
23 476 (17.71%) MS Office
24 461 (17.16%) SQL Server
25 440 (16.38%) SQL
26 412 (15.33%) Cisco
27 398 (14.81%) MCSE
28 388 (14.44%) Lync
29 371 (13.81%) TCP/IP
30 366 (13.62%) Finance

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 875 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 519 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 388 (14.44%) Lync
4 364 (13.55%) SharePoint
5 245 (9.12%) IIS
6 225 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 170 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 97 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 86 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 77 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 66 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 59 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
13 33 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
14 27 (1.00%) Apache
15 22 (0.82%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.33%) Tomcat
18 8 (0.30%) Jetty
18 8 (0.30%) nginx
19 7 (0.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 797 (29.66%) MS Excel
2 476 (17.71%) MS Office
3 44 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.56%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.074%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.074%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.037%) Revit
8 1 (0.037%) Maya
8 1 (0.037%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 31 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.48%) Eikon
4 8 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.19%) assyst
8 3 (0.11%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.037%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.037%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.037%) SAP CCM
9 1 (0.037%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.037%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 259 (9.64%) Office 365
2 122 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (1.23%) IaaS
4 32 (1.19%) SaaS
5 24 (0.89%) PaaS
6 14 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.11%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.074%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.074%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 633 (23.56%) DNS
2 524 (19.50%) SAN
3 491 (18.27%) DHCP
4 371 (13.81%) TCP/IP
5 253 (9.42%) Firewall
6 251 (9.34%) LAN
7 249 (9.27%) WAN
8 173 (6.44%) VPN
9 96 (3.57%) Internet
9 96 (3.57%) VoIP
10 92 (3.42%) iSCSI
11 88 (3.28%) NAS
12 85 (3.16%) Wireless
13 80 (2.98%) VLAN
14 78 (2.90%) NetScaler
15 57 (2.12%) Network Security
16 39 (1.45%) Unified Communications
17 34 (1.27%) SSL
18 32 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (1.19%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 154 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 65 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (1.67%) MySQL
6 16 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (0.37%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.26%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.074%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.074%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.074%) MS Access
15 2 (0.074%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 83 (3.09%) MSI
2 29 (1.08%) AdminStudio
3 20 (0.74%) InstallShield
4 19 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
7 5 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.11%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.11%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.11%) Selenium
9 2 (0.074%) StarTeam
9 2 (0.074%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.074%) Serena SBM
10 1 (0.037%) Subversion
General
1 366 (13.62%) Finance
2 118 (4.39%) Banking
3 89 (3.31%) Retail
3 89 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 83 (3.09%) Law
5 61 (2.27%) Legal
6 57 (2.12%) Advertising
7 31 (1.15%) Marketing
8 30 (1.12%) Back Office
9 27 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 24 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.52%) Electronics
12 9 (0.33%) Publishing
13 8 (0.30%) Military
13 8 (0.30%) Billing
14 6 (0.22%) French Language
15 5 (0.19%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.15%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.074%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 522 (19.43%) Analyst
2 339 (12.62%) Support Engineer
3 297 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 231 (8.60%) Consultant
5 191 (7.11%) Support Analyst
6 158 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 155 (5.77%) Desktop Support
8 153 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
8 153 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 153 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 137 (5.10%) Architect
10 127 (4.73%) Administrator
11 118 (4.39%) Team Leader
12 113 (4.21%) Service Analyst
13 111 (4.13%) Server Engineer
14 103 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
14 103 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
15 91 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
16 82 (3.05%) Technical Consultant
17 78 (2.90%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (6.36%) Application Packaging
2 50 (1.86%) .NET
3 39 (1.45%) Software Packaging
4 21 (0.78%) Web Services
5 16 (0.60%) SAML
6 13 (0.48%) MSMQ
7 12 (0.45%) HTML
8 9 (0.33%) WSH
9 8 (0.30%) XML
10 7 (0.26%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.22%) JSP
11 6 (0.22%) Middleware
12 5 (0.19%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.15%) COM
14 2 (0.074%) SOAP
14 2 (0.074%) ODBC
14 2 (0.074%) X-Windows
14 2 (0.074%) WAP
14 2 (0.074%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 207 (7.70%) Clustering
2 172 (6.40%) Blackberry
3 160 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 57 (2.12%) Computer Science
6 44 (1.64%) Hedge funds
7 41 (1.53%) PKI
8 37 (1.38%) Replication
9 36 (1.34%) Thin Client
9 36 (1.34%) Fat Client
10 34 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.19%) iPhone
12 30 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
13 28 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
14 23 (0.86%) User Experience
15 21 (0.78%) AS400
16 20 (0.74%) Open Source
17 18 (0.67%) CMDB
17 18 (0.67%) iPad
18 15 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2241 (83.40%) Windows
2 1003 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 782 (29.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 734 (27.32%) Windows 7
5 549 (20.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 258 (9.60%) Windows 8
7 256 (9.53%) Linux
8 250 (9.30%) Windows XP
9 90 (3.35%) UNIX
10 60 (2.23%) Windows Vista
11 53 (1.97%) Android
12 52 (1.94%) Mac OS X
13 49 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
14 47 (1.75%) Apple iOS
15 45 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 27 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
17 24 (0.89%) Mac OS
18 21 (0.78%) Windows 2000
19 13 (0.48%) CentOS
20 12 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (27.65%) ITIL
2 202 (7.52%) Migration
3 168 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 157 (5.84%) Change Management
5 155 (5.77%) Service Management
6 148 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 138 (5.14%) Project Management
8 120 (4.47%) Problem Management
9 88 (3.28%) Asset Management
10 85 (3.16%) Configuration Management
10 85 (3.16%) Software Distribution
11 84 (3.13%) Software Deployment
12 81 (3.01%) Mentoring
13 78 (2.90%) Incident Management
14 71 (2.64%) ITSM
15 66 (2.46%) PRINCE2
16 63 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
17 56 (2.08%) Change Control
17 56 (2.08%) Release Management
18 53 (1.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 510 (18.98%) PowerShell
2 440 (16.38%) SQL
3 118 (4.39%) VB
4 109 (4.06%) VBScript
5 37 (1.38%) Perl
6 23 (0.86%) C
7 22 (0.82%) Java
7 22 (0.82%) Ruby
8 20 (0.74%) Python
8 20 (0.74%) Shell Script
9 18 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 18 (0.67%) C#
10 8 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.22%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.19%) PHP
13 2 (0.074%) Winbatch
14 1 (0.037%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.037%) C++
14 1 (0.037%) R
Qualifications
1 578 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 398 (14.81%) MCSE
3 355 (13.21%) Security Cleared
4 302 (11.24%) SC Cleared
5 217 (8.08%) MCP
6 182 (6.77%) MCITP
7 175 (6.51%) Degree
8 147 (5.47%) DV Cleared
9 124 (4.61%) MCSA
10 121 (4.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 97 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
12 87 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
13 75 (2.79%) MCTS
14 59 (2.20%) CCNA
15 58 (2.16%) CCA
16 53 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
17 46 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 40 (1.49%) A+ Certification
19 28 (1.04%) CCIA
20 22 (0.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (8.93%) SLA
2 25 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 23 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 21 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.71%) QA
6 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.22%) COBIT
7 2 (0.074%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1715 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 847 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 721 (26.83%) Hyper-V
4 345 (12.84%) XenApp
5 292 (10.87%) vSphere
6 291 (10.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 276 (10.27%) XenDesktop
8 167 (6.22%) VMware ESXi
9 147 (5.47%) VMware ESX
10 82 (3.05%) Forefront TMG
11 80 (2.98%) ISA Server
12 64 (2.38%) UAG
13 51 (1.90%) Terminal Services
14 42 (1.56%) VMware Server
14 42 (1.56%) XenServer
15 40 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 38 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 35 (1.30%) vCloud
18 25 (0.93%) NFS
19 23 (0.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 970 (36.10%) SCOM
2 254 (9.45%) SCVMM
3 167 (6.22%) WSUS
4 119 (4.43%) NetBackup
5 114 (4.24%) SCOrch
6 110 (4.09%) Backup Exec
6 110 (4.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 96 (3.57%) SCDPM
8 75 (2.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 75 (2.79%) Nagios
9 70 (2.61%) SCSM
10 69 (2.57%) Norton AntiVirus
11 54 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 52 (1.94%) HP SIM
13 46 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 36 (1.34%) Puppet
15 30 (1.12%) ARCserve
16 29 (1.08%) EdgeSight
17 27 (1.00%) WMI
17 27 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1776 (66.10%) Microsoft
2 1238 (46.07%) VMware
3 898 (33.42%) Citrix
4 489 (18.20%) HP
5 412 (15.33%) Cisco
6 229 (8.52%) Dell
7 216 (8.04%) Symantec
8 166 (6.18%) NetApp
9 150 (5.58%) EMC
10 115 (4.28%) AppSense
11 98 (3.65%) McAfee
12 97 (3.61%) Apple
13 84 (3.13%) Sophos
14 82 (3.05%) IBM
15 79 (2.94%) Oracle
16 73 (2.72%) Altiris
17 67 (2.49%) LANDesk
18 63 (2.34%) Avaya
19 62 (2.31%) SolarWinds
20 59 (2.20%) Red Hat
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 20% non-contributory pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ruddington, Nottinghamshire
Capita
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ruddington, Nottinghamshire
Capita
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - Threadneedle
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80k plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £65k - 85k per year
Posted: Yesterday