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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 844 825 765
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -60
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 34 37 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.037% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.60% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 113
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 £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
7343 6132 6211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.89% 6.07% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5871 4988 5122
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 21 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 21 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
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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
London -9 9 £45,000 -2.70%
South East -9 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West -18 7 £30,000 -27.71% 1
West Midlands -17 6 £42,500 -22.72%
East of England -19 4 £41,000 +17.14%
East Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
North West -8 1 £22,000 -58.09% 1
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
SCSM
UK

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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 61 (96.83%) Microsoft
2 48 (76.19%) Windows
2 48 (76.19%) SCCM
3 46 (73.02%) Active Directory
4 44 (69.84%) SCOM
5 34 (53.97%) SCVMM
6 29 (46.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (42.86%) MCSE
7 27 (42.86%) SCOrch
8 26 (41.27%) ITIL
9 24 (38.10%) Hyper-V
10 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (33.33%) VMware
11 19 (30.16%) Citrix
11 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (26.98%) DNS
13 17 (26.98%) PRINCE2
13 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
13 17 (26.98%) Finance
13 17 (26.98%) SAN
14 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
14 15 (23.81%) Cisco
14 15 (23.81%) SCDPM
15 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
15 14 (22.22%) Firewall
16 13 (20.63%) Project Management
17 12 (19.05%) MCTS
17 12 (19.05%) MCITP
17 12 (19.05%) PowerShell

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.59%) Lync
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) Office 365
3 4 (6.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) DNS
1 17 (26.98%) SAN
2 14 (22.22%) Firewall
3 11 (17.46%) LAN
4 10 (15.87%) WAN
4 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 10 (15.87%) BIG-IP
5 8 (12.70%) DHCP
5 8 (12.70%) NAS
6 4 (6.35%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
7 1 (1.59%) WLAN
7 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Consultant
3 14 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (15.87%) Network Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) DBA
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) SCCM Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Server Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.17%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.59%) SecurID
2 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.59%) Handset
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) PRINCE2
3 13 (20.63%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Data Security
4 10 (15.87%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (11.11%) High Availability
5 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) MOF
8 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.76%) Change Management
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.17%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.17%) Validation
9 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.17%) Release Management
10 1 (1.59%) Line Management
10 1 (1.59%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (42.86%) MCSE
3 12 (19.05%) MCTS
3 12 (19.05%) MCITP
4 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (15.87%) CCNP
5 1 (1.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) MCSM
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (73.02%) Active Directory
2 24 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.94%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (7.94%) UAG
5 5 (7.94%) XenApp
6 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.76%) XenServer
8 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (76.19%) SCCM
2 44 (69.84%) SCOM
3 34 (53.97%) SCVMM
4 27 (42.86%) SCOrch
5 15 (23.81%) SCDPM
6 6 (9.52%) NetBackup
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Intune
7 4 (6.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (96.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.33%) VMware
3 19 (30.16%) Citrix
4 15 (23.81%) Cisco
5 10 (15.87%) Juniper
5 10 (15.87%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.11%) NetApp
7 6 (9.52%) Veritas
7 6 (9.52%) HP
7 6 (9.52%) Dell
8 5 (7.94%) Symantec
9 2 (3.17%) AppSense
10 1 (1.59%) Polycom
10 1 (1.59%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.59%) IBM
Dorset
Cititec
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago