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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 849 797 744
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -53
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 26 51 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.051% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.37% 0.81% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 118
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,200 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +32.53%
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
6994 6263 6017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.48% 6.23% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5586 5136 4976
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 -24 12 £47,500 -4.04% 2
London -8 7 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -4 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
South West -32 1 £30,000 -45.45% 2
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
SCSM
UK

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 66 (92.96%) Microsoft
2 49 (69.01%) Windows
3 44 (61.97%) Active Directory
4 42 (59.15%) SCCM
4 42 (59.15%) SCOM
5 36 (50.70%) Hyper-V
6 35 (49.30%) SCVMM
7 33 (46.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (46.48%) MCSE
8 26 (36.62%) Finance
9 25 (35.21%) VMware
9 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (35.21%) MCTS
9 25 (35.21%) MCITP
10 24 (33.80%) ITIL
11 22 (30.99%) SCOrch
12 19 (26.76%) PRINCE2
13 18 (25.35%) Project Management
13 18 (25.35%) SCDPM
13 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (23.94%) Firewall
14 17 (23.94%) Cisco
15 15 (21.13%) CCNP
15 15 (21.13%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (21.13%) Juniper
15 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (21.13%) LAN
15 15 (21.13%) WAN
15 15 (21.13%) Data Security
15 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) Firewall
2 15 (21.13%) BIG-IP
2 15 (21.13%) LAN
2 15 (21.13%) WAN
3 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.31%) DNS
4 12 (16.90%) SAN
5 6 (8.45%) DHCP
6 5 (7.04%) NAS
7 1 (1.41%) MPLS
7 1 (1.41%) SSL
7 1 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Analyst
2 25 (35.21%) Consultant
3 15 (21.13%) Network Analyst
4 14 (19.72%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (14.08%) Technical Specialist
5 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Consultant
6 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Server Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.82%) Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Server Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) SCCM Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) Data Centre Consultant
10 1 (1.41%) Escalation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) PRINCE2
3 18 (25.35%) Project Management
4 15 (21.13%) Data Security
4 15 (21.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (7.04%) High Availability
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.41%) Line Management
9 1 (1.41%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.41%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.41%) CRM
9 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (46.48%) MCSE
1 33 (46.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (35.21%) MCTS
2 25 (35.21%) MCITP
3 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (21.13%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (21.13%) CCNP
4 6 (8.45%) CCNA
5 2 (2.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) MCSM
6 1 (1.41%) MCSA
6 1 (1.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (61.97%) Active Directory
2 36 (50.70%) Hyper-V
3 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) XenApp
4 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.41%) UAG
5 1 (1.41%) vCloud
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (59.15%) SCCM
1 42 (59.15%) SCOM
2 35 (49.30%) SCVMM
3 22 (30.99%) SCOrch
4 18 (25.35%) SCDPM
5 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (92.96%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.21%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) Cisco
4 15 (21.13%) Juniper
4 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
5 13 (18.31%) Citrix
6 8 (11.27%) HP
7 5 (7.04%) NetApp
7 5 (7.04%) Veritas
8 4 (5.63%) Dell
9 3 (4.23%) Symantec
10 1 (1.41%) IBM
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