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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 834 876 785
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -91
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 38 48 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.043% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.68% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 77
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
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
7187 7085 6114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.92% 6.28% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5802 5659 4779
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -4 16 £42,500 -15.00% 1
London +32 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West -8 5 £32,500 - 1
North West +9 2 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands +6 2 £39,500 -16.84% 1
West Midlands -17 1 - -
East of England - 1 £41,000 -
SCSM
UK

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 74 (88.10%) SCCM
2 73 (86.90%) Microsoft
3 68 (80.95%) SCOM
4 65 (77.38%) Windows
5 50 (59.52%) Active Directory
6 48 (57.14%) SCVMM
7 45 (53.57%) Hyper-V
8 39 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
9 35 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (34.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 27 (32.14%) SAN
13 26 (30.95%) SCDPM
13 26 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 24 (28.57%) VMware
15 20 (23.81%) SC Cleared
15 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
15 20 (23.81%) SCOrch
15 20 (23.81%) Private Cloud
16 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
16 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (22.62%) DHCP
16 19 (22.62%) DNS
16 19 (22.62%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (22.62%) MCSE
17 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
17 18 (21.43%) ITIL
18 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
18 16 (19.05%) Migration

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 28 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 26 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.67%) Lync
4 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (13.10%) IIS
5 11 (13.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) Office 365
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) SaaS
4 2 (2.38%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.14%) SAN
2 19 (22.62%) DNS
2 19 (22.62%) DHCP
3 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 15 (17.86%) Firewall
5 13 (15.48%) NAS
5 13 (15.48%) LAN
5 13 (15.48%) WAN
6 7 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (2.38%) VoIP
8 1 (1.19%) Intranet
8 1 (1.19%) Internet
8 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.19%) Wireless
8 1 (1.19%) IPsec
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
2 1 (1.19%) Marketing
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Consultant
2 20 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (17.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Deployment Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Escalation Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Specialist
7 5 (5.95%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Systems Support
9 3 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.10%) .NET
1 11 (13.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Private Cloud
2 13 (15.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (13.10%) Clustering
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 65 (77.38%) Windows
2 39 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.38%) Linux
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) ITIL
2 16 (19.05%) Migration
3 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 12 (14.29%) Software Distribution
6 11 (13.10%) Release Management
6 11 (13.10%) High Availability
6 11 (13.10%) Business Continuity
6 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (4.76%) Change Management
11 4 (4.76%) Service Management
12 3 (3.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) SQL
1 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.62%) MCSE
2 19 (22.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (13.10%) MCTS
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.57%) MCSA
5 3 (3.57%) CCNA
6 2 (2.38%) MCITP
6 2 (2.38%) Degree
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) MCP
7 1 (1.19%) CCNP
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 45 (53.57%) Hyper-V
3 29 (34.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.95%) vSphere
7 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 74 (88.10%) SCCM
2 68 (80.95%) SCOM
3 48 (57.14%) SCVMM
4 26 (30.95%) SCDPM
5 20 (23.81%) SCOrch
6 12 (14.29%) Windows Intune
7 11 (13.10%) ARCserve
7 11 (13.10%) WSUS
8 7 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (4.76%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (86.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.57%) VMware
3 15 (17.86%) Dell
3 15 (17.86%) Citrix
4 13 (15.48%) Cisco
5 11 (13.10%) Sophos
5 11 (13.10%) Lumension
6 8 (9.52%) HP
7 7 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.14%) SAP
8 6 (7.14%) NetApp
9 4 (4.76%) Veritas
9 4 (4.76%) Brocade
9 4 (4.76%) AppSense
10 2 (2.38%) Mitel
North London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
Posted: 25 days ago