The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 60 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.59% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 4.35% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £23,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
SCCM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
16 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.16% 4.66% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 10
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,750 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SCCM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Lancashire

SCCM
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Preston -11 2 £23,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £24,000 -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Lync
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) NAS
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) MCTS
6 2 (28.57%) MCITP
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Avaya
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
5 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) IBM