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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 847 841 769
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -72
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 32 28 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.028% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.47% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 113
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £38,700 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
7264 6015 6138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.81% 6.08% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5792 4873 5046
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 October 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 October 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
(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
South East -1 13 £50,000 -4.76% 2
London -14 8 £45,000 -5.26%
South West -8 6 £30,000 -37.82% 3
West Midlands -12 5 £42,500 -22.72%
East Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
East of England -10 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
SCSM
UK

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 64 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 49 (72.06%) Windows
3 46 (67.65%) SCCM
4 45 (66.18%) SCOM
5 44 (64.71%) Active Directory
6 35 (51.47%) SCVMM
7 33 (48.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (45.59%) MCSE
9 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
10 26 (38.24%) SCOrch
11 24 (35.29%) ITIL
12 22 (32.35%) VMware
12 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (29.41%) Finance
14 19 (27.94%) PRINCE2
14 19 (27.94%) MCITP
14 19 (27.94%) MCTS
14 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (25.00%) SCDPM
15 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (25.00%) Citrix
16 15 (22.06%) SAN
16 15 (22.06%) DNS
16 15 (22.06%) Project Management
16 15 (22.06%) Firewall
17 14 (20.59%) Cisco
18 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
18 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
18 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
19 12 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.88%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) DNS
1 15 (22.06%) SAN
1 15 (22.06%) Firewall
2 12 (17.65%) BIG-IP
2 12 (17.65%) LAN
2 12 (17.65%) WAN
3 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.29%) DHCP
4 7 (10.29%) NAS
5 4 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Consultant
2 20 (29.41%) Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (17.65%) Network Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Consultant
7 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Server Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) DBA
10 2 (2.94%) Architect
10 2 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (2.94%) Server Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior DBA
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Server Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (72.06%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) ITIL
2 19 (27.94%) PRINCE2
3 15 (22.06%) Project Management
4 12 (17.65%) Data Security
4 12 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (10.29%) High Availability
6 4 (5.88%) Migration
6 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.88%) MOF
7 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.94%) Release Management
8 2 (2.94%) Validation
8 2 (2.94%) Benchmarking
8 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.47%) CRM
9 1 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.47%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.47%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (45.59%) MCSE
3 19 (27.94%) MCTS
3 19 (27.94%) MCITP
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (17.65%) CCNP
4 12 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) MCP
6 1 (1.47%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.88%) XenApp
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (5.88%) UAG
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.94%) XenServer
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 46 (67.65%) SCCM
2 45 (66.18%) SCOM
3 35 (51.47%) SCVMM
4 26 (38.24%) SCOrch
5 17 (25.00%) SCDPM
6 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
7 4 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 64 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.35%) VMware
3 17 (25.00%) Citrix
4 14 (20.59%) Cisco
5 12 (17.65%) Juniper
5 12 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.35%) NetApp
6 5 (7.35%) Veritas
6 5 (7.35%) HP
7 4 (5.88%) Dell
8 3 (4.41%) Symantec
9 1 (1.47%) IBM
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Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 21 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago