The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 747 722 759
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 122 132 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.75% 2.06% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 88 114 109
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -9.21%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
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
6985 6396 5920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.39% 6.29% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5583 5234 4898
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the England region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Histogram in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -3 64 £30,000 -13.04% 5
South West +10 27 £26,500 -
London -54 16 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England -1 5 £25,500 +2.00% 3
Yorkshire -33 4 - -
North West -19 2 £49,750 -17.08%
East Midlands -12 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Systems Management Server (SMS)
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Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 185 (84.86%) Microsoft
2 182 (83.49%) Windows
3 113 (51.83%) SCCM
4 110 (50.46%) Active Directory
5 107 (49.08%) MS Excel
6 102 (46.79%) SQL
7 99 (45.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 96 (44.04%) VMware
9 89 (40.83%) Windows 7
10 86 (39.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 81 (37.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 74 (33.94%) Windows XP
13 62 (28.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (27.52%) MS Office
15 58 (26.61%) MS Exchange
16 57 (26.15%) SQL Server
17 48 (22.02%) Citrix
17 48 (22.02%) Hyper-V
18 45 (20.64%) Finance
18 45 (20.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 45 (20.64%) DNS
19 40 (18.35%) Telecoms
19 40 (18.35%) Oracle
19 40 (18.35%) HTML
19 40 (18.35%) PowerShell
20 37 (16.97%) XML
21 36 (16.51%) VBScript
21 36 (16.51%) .NET
22 35 (16.06%) ITIL
22 35 (16.06%) TCP/IP

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (26.61%) MS Exchange
2 33 (15.14%) SharePoint
3 26 (11.93%) IIS
4 19 (8.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (6.42%) Apache
7 12 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (5.05%) Tomcat
9 8 (3.67%) Lync
10 6 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (2.29%) Documentum
11 5 (2.29%) WebSphere
11 5 (2.29%) K2 blackpearl
12 4 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.83%) ArcGIS
12 4 (1.83%) CMS
13 3 (1.38%) iPlanet
13 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 107 (49.08%) MS Excel
2 60 (27.52%) MS Office
3 10 (4.59%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.38%) Maya
5 3 (1.38%) 3ds Max
5 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.63%) SaaS
2 9 (4.13%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (20.64%) DNS
2 35 (16.06%) TCP/IP
3 26 (11.93%) SMTP
4 21 (9.63%) FTP
5 19 (8.72%) DHCP
5 19 (8.72%) Internet
6 17 (7.80%) SAN
7 15 (6.88%) VPN
8 14 (6.42%) Firewall
9 12 (5.50%) WAN
10 11 (5.05%) LAN
11 10 (4.59%) NAS
12 9 (4.13%) VoIP
13 8 (3.67%) ADSL
13 8 (3.67%) Intranet
14 7 (3.21%) HTTP
15 5 (2.29%) IPsec
15 5 (2.29%) LTE
15 5 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (2.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.22%) Relational Database
3 28 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (12.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.88%) MySQL
6 9 (4.13%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.75%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.83%) Redis
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (13.76%) MSI
2 5 (2.29%) Subversion
3 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.92%) Maven
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
5 1 (0.46%) FogBugz
General
1 45 (20.64%) Finance
2 40 (18.35%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.50%) Games
4 10 (4.59%) Marketing
4 10 (4.59%) Retail
5 7 (3.21%) Law
5 7 (3.21%) Legal
6 4 (1.83%) Billing
7 3 (1.38%) Advertising
7 3 (1.38%) Publishing
7 3 (1.38%) Back Office
7 3 (1.38%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (21.56%) Analyst
2 46 (21.10%) Support Engineer
3 41 (18.81%) Support Analyst
4 35 (16.06%) Developer
5 27 (12.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 27 (12.39%) Integration Engineer
6 23 (10.55%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.63%) .NET Developer
7 21 (9.63%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 18 (8.26%) Desktop Support
9 14 (6.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (6.42%) Applications Support
10 13 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (5.50%) Consultant
11 12 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.50%) Architect
11 12 (5.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 12 (5.50%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.35%) HTML
2 37 (16.97%) XML
3 36 (16.51%) .NET
4 33 (15.14%) CSS
5 24 (11.01%) ASP.NET
6 21 (9.63%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 13 (5.96%) Web Services
7 13 (5.96%) jQuery
8 10 (4.59%) Ajax
9 9 (4.13%) Hibernate
9 9 (4.13%) WebWork
9 9 (4.13%) Spring
9 9 (4.13%) Struts
9 9 (4.13%) JSP
9 9 (4.13%) J2EE
9 9 (4.13%) JSTL
10 8 (3.67%) .NET Framework
11 7 (3.21%) JPA
12 5 (2.29%) Application Packaging
13 4 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.01%) Blackberry
1 24 (11.01%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.50%) Clustering
3 10 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.59%) IVR
4 9 (4.13%) Thin Client
4 9 (4.13%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.67%) Replication
6 6 (2.75%) Firmware
6 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.83%) PDA
7 4 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.46%) EPoS
9 1 (0.46%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.46%) EFT
9 1 (0.46%) Social Media
9 1 (0.46%) Open Source
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 182 (83.49%) Windows
2 99 (45.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (40.83%) Windows 7
4 86 (39.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (33.94%) Windows XP
6 62 (28.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (9.17%) Linux
8 17 (7.80%) Windows Vista
9 10 (4.59%) Windows 2000
10 9 (4.13%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.29%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.38%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.92%) Android
14 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.06%) ITIL
2 21 (9.63%) Mobile Application Development
3 15 (6.88%) Web Development
4 14 (6.42%) Problem Management
4 14 (6.42%) Migration
5 13 (5.96%) Service Management
6 12 (5.50%) Content Management
7 10 (4.59%) MVC
8 9 (4.13%) ITSM
8 9 (4.13%) Software Deployment
9 8 (3.67%) Time Management
10 7 (3.21%) Project Management
10 7 (3.21%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (2.75%) Market Research
11 6 (2.75%) SOA
11 6 (2.75%) Validation
12 5 (2.29%) Scrum
12 5 (2.29%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (46.79%) SQL
2 40 (18.35%) PowerShell
3 36 (16.51%) VBScript
4 32 (14.68%) VB
5 28 (12.84%) JavaScript
6 26 (11.93%) C#
7 21 (9.63%) XQuery
7 21 (9.63%) XPath
8 17 (7.80%) Java
9 15 (6.88%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.75%) PHP
11 4 (1.83%) Ruby
11 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.92%) Perl
12 2 (0.92%) C++
12 2 (0.92%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 45 (20.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (14.22%) SC Cleared
2 31 (14.22%) Security Cleared
3 25 (11.47%) MCSE
4 24 (11.01%) MCP
5 19 (8.72%) DV Cleared
6 15 (6.88%) MCITP
7 10 (4.59%) Degree
8 8 (3.67%) MCSA
9 5 (2.29%) CCNA
9 5 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.29%) MCTS
10 2 (0.92%) MCDST
10 2 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.46%) MOS
11 1 (0.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.46%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.46%) CCENT
11 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) SLA
2 6 (2.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 6 (2.75%) GAMP
2 6 (2.75%) GCP
2 6 (2.75%) GMP
3 3 (1.38%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 110 (50.46%) Active Directory
2 81 (37.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (22.02%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (6.42%) XenApp
6 13 (5.96%) Terminal Services
6 13 (5.96%) XenDesktop
7 11 (5.05%) UAG
8 8 (3.67%) IAG
9 6 (2.75%) vSphere
10 5 (2.29%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.29%) ISA Server
11 4 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (1.38%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.38%) MetaFrame
12 3 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.38%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.46%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 113 (51.83%) SCCM
2 21 (9.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 16 (7.34%) MOM
4 14 (6.42%) NetBackup
5 11 (5.05%) WSUS
6 10 (4.59%) SCOM
6 10 (4.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (3.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (3.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 6 (2.75%) OpenView
9 5 (2.29%) Backup Exec
9 5 (2.29%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.83%) WMI
10 4 (1.83%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.83%) Sysprep
11 3 (1.38%) HP SIM
12 2 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 185 (84.86%) Microsoft
2 96 (44.04%) VMware
3 48 (22.02%) Citrix
4 40 (18.35%) Oracle
5 30 (13.76%) Symantec
6 20 (9.17%) HP
7 16 (7.34%) Cisco
8 12 (5.50%) Altiris
9 10 (4.59%) EMC
10 9 (4.13%) Intel
10 9 (4.13%) IBM
10 9 (4.13%) JBoss
11 8 (3.67%) LANDesk
12 7 (3.21%) Apple
12 7 (3.21%) Dell
12 7 (3.21%) Acronis
13 6 (2.75%) Fujitsu
13 6 (2.75%) Veritas
14 5 (2.29%) Meridio
14 5 (2.29%) CommVault
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