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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 856 820 743
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -77
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 28 47 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 0.76% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 122
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 £33,750 £40,500 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
7036 6155 6064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.57% 6.18% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5607 5020 5000
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 £31,331 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,900 £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 12 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 12 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
(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 -18 11 £47,500 +2.15% 2
London -9 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -7 3 £42,500 -22.72%
South West -24 3 £30,000 -45.45% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
SCSM
UK

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 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 50 (70.42%) Windows
3 45 (63.38%) Active Directory
4 43 (60.56%) SCCM
4 43 (60.56%) SCOM
5 35 (49.30%) Hyper-V
6 34 (47.89%) SCVMM
7 32 (45.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (43.66%) MCSE
9 25 (35.21%) Finance
10 24 (33.80%) VMware
10 24 (33.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (32.39%) MCTS
11 23 (32.39%) SCOrch
11 23 (32.39%) ITIL
12 22 (30.99%) MCITP
13 19 (26.76%) SCDPM
14 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
14 18 (25.35%) Project Management
15 17 (23.94%) Firewall
15 17 (23.94%) Cisco
16 16 (22.54%) Citrix
16 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (21.13%) Network Load Balancing
17 15 (21.13%) BIG-IP
17 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (21.13%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (21.13%) Juniper
17 15 (21.13%) CCNP

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 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 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) 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 14 (19.72%) DNS
4 12 (16.90%) SAN
4 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.45%) NAS
5 6 (8.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 23 (32.39%) Consultant
3 15 (21.13%) Network Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (15.49%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Server Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Data Centre Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Server Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) SCCM Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.82%) Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) ITIL
2 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
2 18 (25.35%) Project Management
3 15 (21.13%) Network Load Balancing
3 15 (21.13%) Data Security
4 6 (8.45%) High Availability
5 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.41%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.41%) CRM
8 1 (1.41%) Validation
8 1 (1.41%) Migration
8 1 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.41%) Line Management
8 1 (1.41%) Release Management
8 1 (1.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (43.66%) MCSE
3 23 (32.39%) MCTS
4 22 (30.99%) MCITP
5 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (21.13%) CCNP
5 15 (21.13%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (8.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.41%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (63.38%) Active Directory
2 35 (49.30%) Hyper-V
3 24 (33.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.23%) XenApp
4 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (4.23%) UAG
5 1 (1.41%) vCloud
5 1 (1.41%) XenServer
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (60.56%) SCCM
1 43 (60.56%) SCOM
2 34 (47.89%) SCVMM
3 23 (32.39%) SCOrch
4 19 (26.76%) SCDPM
5 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 66 (92.96%) Microsoft
2 24 (33.80%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) Cisco
4 16 (22.54%) Citrix
5 15 (21.13%) Juniper
5 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
6 7 (9.86%) 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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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
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