The table below looks at the statistics for SCSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 840 860 803
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -57
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 31 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.027% 0.051%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.42% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 43
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.21% -13.63%
SCSM
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
7269 7133 6660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.10% 6.51% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5891 5742 5363
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

SCSM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SCSM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCSM
Salary Trend in England

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

SCSM Salary Trend in England

SCSM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCSM across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SCSM Salary Histogram in England

SCSM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCSM within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
South East +20 16 £45,000 -5.26% 2
London +23 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £46,000 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
SCSM
UK

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 63 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 60 (86.96%) Windows
3 58 (84.06%) SCCM
4 44 (63.77%) SCOM
5 36 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 34 (49.28%) Hyper-V
7 32 (46.38%) SCVMM
8 31 (44.93%) VMware
9 29 (42.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
12 25 (36.23%) SAN
13 22 (31.88%) Private Cloud
13 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (30.43%) Data Centre
15 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
16 19 (27.54%) ITIL
16 19 (27.54%) DHCP
16 19 (27.54%) DNS
16 19 (27.54%) Microsoft App-V
16 19 (27.54%) Windows Intune
17 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
17 18 (26.09%) Citrix
18 17 (24.64%) MS Excel
18 17 (24.64%) Dell
18 17 (24.64%) Cisco
18 17 (24.64%) Firewall
18 17 (24.64%) Lync

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
2 22 (31.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (24.64%) Lync
4 15 (21.74%) IIS
5 13 (18.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (24.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (10.14%) Office 365
4 5 (7.25%) SaaS
4 5 (7.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) SAN
2 19 (27.54%) DNS
2 19 (27.54%) DHCP
3 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 17 (24.64%) Firewall
5 14 (20.29%) LAN
5 14 (20.29%) WAN
6 10 (14.49%) NAS
7 8 (11.59%) IPsec
8 5 (7.25%) VPN
9 3 (4.35%) VoIP
10 2 (2.90%) Internet
11 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.45%) Wireless
11 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Consultant
2 18 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Cloud Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 11 (15.94%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Deployment Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
11 2 (2.90%) NetApp Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) .NET
1 13 (18.84%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Private Cloud
2 21 (30.43%) Data Centre
3 14 (20.29%) Clustering
4 9 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.90%) NHS
7 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.45%) PKI
8 1 (1.45%) CMDB
8 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 60 (86.96%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.80%) Linux
8 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Migration
3 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (20.29%) Load Balancing
5 13 (18.84%) Business Continuity
5 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.84%) Release Management
5 13 (18.84%) High Availability
5 13 (18.84%) Patch Management
6 9 (13.04%) Data Centre Operations
6 9 (13.04%) Performance Management
7 7 (10.14%) Project Management
7 7 (10.14%) Service Management
7 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.80%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (4.35%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) MCSE
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
1 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) MCTS
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.35%) CCNA
4 3 (4.35%) MCITP
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.90%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) MCP
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 34 (49.28%) Hyper-V
3 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (27.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (13.04%) VMware ESX
6 8 (11.59%) BitLocker
7 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.35%) vSphere
9 2 (2.90%) XenApp
9 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (84.06%) SCCM
2 44 (63.77%) SCOM
3 32 (46.38%) SCVMM
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Intune
5 16 (23.19%) SCDPM
6 14 (20.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 13 (18.84%) WSUS
7 13 (18.84%) ARCserve
8 11 (15.94%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.93%) VMware
3 18 (26.09%) Citrix
4 17 (24.64%) Cisco
4 17 (24.64%) Dell
5 13 (18.84%) Sophos
5 13 (18.84%) Lumension
5 13 (18.84%) Dell Compellent
6 10 (14.49%) NetApp
7 9 (13.04%) SolarWinds
8 8 (11.59%) HP
9 4 (5.80%) Brocade
10 2 (2.90%) AppSense
10 2 (2.90%) Mitel
11 1 (1.45%) SAP
11 1 (1.45%) Veritas
11 1 (1.45%) Apple
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