The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 95 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.90% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% 19.23% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +8.86%
SCCM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
60 52 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.89% 4.71% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SCCM
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Kent region.

SCCM Salary Trend in Kent

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Kent

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing SCCM 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 SCCM.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (57.14%) PowerPivot
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) MS Office
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) SCOM
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (35.71%) MCSA
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (35.71%) MPLS
7 5 (35.71%) OSPF
7 5 (35.71%) BGP
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing SCCM 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 SCCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) PowerPivot
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
1 5 (35.71%) MPLS
1 5 (35.71%) OSPF
1 5 (35.71%) BGP
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) BIG-IP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Technical Support
3 6 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Network Support
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Support
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
1 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 5 (35.71%) MCSA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) XenApp
4 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
4 5 (35.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) Foglight
2 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Veeam
3 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
3 5 (35.71%) F5