The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 141 165 155
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 50 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.81% 14.52% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 24
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
210 186 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.13% 4.46% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 159 148 126
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SCCM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 4 £50,000 -
Rochdale 0 3 £40,000 +70.21%
Altrincham - 2 £41,250 - 1
Oldham -7 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 86 (94.51%) Microsoft
2 70 (76.92%) Windows
3 67 (73.63%) SCOM
4 60 (65.93%) VMware
5 54 (59.34%) Active Directory
5 54 (59.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (56.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (51.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (51.65%) Hyper-V
8 45 (49.45%) ITIL
8 45 (49.45%) SQL
9 43 (47.25%) MS Exchange
10 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (40.66%) MS Excel
12 36 (39.56%) MCTS
13 35 (38.46%) SQL Server
13 35 (38.46%) Citrix
14 33 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (35.16%) vSphere
16 31 (34.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 31 (34.07%) NetApp
17 28 (30.77%) Cisco
18 26 (28.57%) CCNA
18 26 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
18 26 (28.57%) LAN
18 26 (28.57%) WAN
18 26 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
19 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
19 25 (27.47%) Cisco Nexus

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 43 (47.25%) MS Exchange
2 38 (41.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (26.37%) IIS
4 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (8.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (7.69%) TPMS
9 4 (4.40%) Apache
9 4 (4.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.10%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (40.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) LAN
1 26 (28.57%) WAN
2 25 (27.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (25.27%) SAN
4 21 (23.08%) Firewall
5 19 (20.88%) DNS
6 18 (19.78%) DHCP
7 14 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (7.69%) Internet
9 6 (6.59%) iSCSI
10 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.40%) NAS
12 2 (2.20%) SNMP
12 2 (2.20%) VPN
12 2 (2.20%) IPsec
13 1 (1.10%) DMZ
13 1 (1.10%) MPLS
13 1 (1.10%) OSPF
13 1 (1.10%) BGP
13 1 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (24.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.40%) MySQL
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Retail
2 5 (5.49%) Greek Language
2 5 (5.49%) Polish Language
3 3 (3.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (40.66%) Support Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (18.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (16.48%) Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) Support Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Server Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Server Support Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Server Support
8 8 (8.79%) Consultant
8 8 (8.79%) IT Support
9 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Junior Support Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Junior
10 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) HTML
1 4 (4.40%) CSS
2 2 (2.20%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) LAMP
3 1 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Clustering
2 5 (5.49%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.40%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 54 (59.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (56.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (27.47%) Windows XP
5 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
6 20 (21.98%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.69%) Linux
8 5 (5.49%) Debian
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Service Management
2 14 (15.38%) Migration
3 12 (13.19%) Problem Management
4 11 (12.09%) PRINCE2
4 11 (12.09%) CRM
5 7 (7.69%) Project Management
5 7 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.59%) Data Protection
6 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.40%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.40%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (4.40%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.40%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.30%) Business Transformation
8 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.30%) Change Management
9 2 (2.20%) ITSM
9 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (49.45%) SQL
2 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.40%) VBScript
3 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.40%) Perl
4 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (51.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (39.56%) MCTS
3 31 (34.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (28.57%) CCNA
4 26 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (27.47%) MCSE
6 22 (24.18%) MCITP
7 18 (19.78%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (16.48%) NCDA
9 13 (14.29%) Degree
9 13 (14.29%) CCA
10 11 (12.09%) MCP
11 9 (9.89%) MCSA
12 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
13 5 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.10%) NCIE
14 1 (1.10%) CCNP
14 1 (1.10%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) SLA
2 5 (5.49%) BS7799
2 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (59.34%) Active Directory
2 47 (51.65%) Hyper-V
3 33 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (35.16%) vSphere
5 9 (9.89%) vCloud
6 7 (7.69%) XenApp
6 7 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 6 (6.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.49%) VMware Server
8 5 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.40%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (4.40%) UAG
9 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.40%) Squid
10 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 67 (73.63%) SCOM
2 16 (17.58%) SCVMM
3 15 (16.48%) Backup Exec
4 8 (8.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (6.59%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.40%) WSUS
6 4 (4.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.40%) MOM
6 4 (4.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.30%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.20%) Puppet
8 2 (2.20%) OpenNMS
9 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.10%) SCSM
Vendors
1 86 (94.51%) Microsoft
2 60 (65.93%) VMware
3 35 (38.46%) Citrix
4 31 (34.07%) NetApp
5 28 (30.77%) Cisco
6 21 (23.08%) Symantec
7 17 (18.68%) McAfee
8 11 (12.09%) Sophos
8 11 (12.09%) HP
8 11 (12.09%) Avaya
8 11 (12.09%) Sage
9 10 (10.99%) EMC
10 5 (5.49%) Fujitsu
11 4 (4.40%) ProCurve
11 4 (4.40%) Dell
11 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.20%) Veeam
12 2 (2.20%) Mitel
12 2 (2.20%) Acronis
13 1 (1.10%) 3PAR
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Offer competitive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago