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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 151 133 166
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 30 57 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 1.38% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.74% 27.40% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 8
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-9.30% +3.61%
Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
138 208 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.44% 5.05% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 114 168 88
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,450 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Rochdale -6 5 £25,000 -52.38%
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 71 (88.75%) Microsoft
2 65 (81.25%) Windows
3 52 (65.00%) SCOM
4 49 (61.25%) Active Directory
5 47 (58.75%) VMware
6 44 (55.00%) Hyper-V
7 38 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (46.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (38.75%) Citrix
11 29 (36.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (36.25%) MS Exchange
12 25 (31.25%) ITIL
12 25 (31.25%) SQL
12 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (30.00%) Windows 7
14 23 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
15 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
15 22 (27.50%) SAN
16 20 (25.00%) vSphere
17 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
18 17 (21.25%) MCSE
18 17 (21.25%) Service Delivery
18 17 (21.25%) Finance
18 17 (21.25%) MCTS
19 16 (20.00%) Symantec
19 16 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
19 16 (20.00%) SCVMM
20 15 (18.75%) MCITP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (36.25%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
4 11 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (11.25%) IIS
6 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (6.25%) Lync
7 5 (6.25%) TPMS
7 5 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.75%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) SAN
2 14 (17.50%) DNS
3 13 (16.25%) LAN
3 13 (16.25%) WAN
3 13 (16.25%) DHCP
4 12 (15.00%) Internet
5 10 (12.50%) NAS
6 9 (11.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (8.75%) iSCSI
8 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
9 5 (6.25%) Unified Communications
9 5 (6.25%) Firewall
10 4 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.00%) IPsec
10 4 (5.00%) SNMP
11 2 (2.50%) VPN
12 1 (1.25%) SSL
12 1 (1.25%) HTTP
12 1 (1.25%) SMTP
12 1 (1.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
2 8 (10.00%) Greek Language
2 8 (10.00%) Polish Language
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Support Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Consultant
4 9 (11.25%) IT Support
5 8 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Junior Support Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Junior
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Services Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) Web Services
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) FlexPod
3 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.25%) Tandem
4 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 65 (81.25%) Windows
2 38 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.75%) Debian
8 3 (3.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) ITIL
2 17 (21.25%) Service Delivery
3 14 (17.50%) Service Management
4 12 (15.00%) Migration
4 12 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 9 (11.25%) CRM
6 8 (10.00%) Change Management
7 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.25%) Change Control
8 5 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (3.75%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.75%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.75%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.75%) Strategic Planning
11 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.25%) Data Architecture
12 1 (1.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.25%) SQL
2 10 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.00%) VBScript
4 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (21.25%) MCSE
2 17 (21.25%) MCTS
3 16 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (18.75%) MCITP
5 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
6 12 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (12.50%) Degree
8 9 (11.25%) MCP
9 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (10.00%) MCSA
9 8 (10.00%) CCNA
9 8 (10.00%) CCA
10 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.25%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.50%) SLA
2 5 (6.25%) BS7799
2 5 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (61.25%) Active Directory
2 44 (55.00%) Hyper-V
3 37 (46.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (25.00%) vSphere
5 10 (12.50%) vCloud
6 6 (7.50%) VMware Server
6 6 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.25%) XenApp
7 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (5.00%) UAG
9 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.75%) Squid
9 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 52 (65.00%) SCOM
2 16 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 11 (13.75%) Backup Exec
4 8 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (8.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (6.25%) SCDPM
7 4 (5.00%) MOM
7 4 (5.00%) OpenNMS
7 4 (5.00%) Puppet
7 4 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (3.75%) WSUS
9 2 (2.50%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 71 (88.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (58.75%) VMware
3 31 (38.75%) Citrix
4 16 (20.00%) Symantec
5 14 (17.50%) Cisco
6 13 (16.25%) NetApp
7 9 (11.25%) Avaya
7 9 (11.25%) EMC
7 9 (11.25%) Sage
8 8 (10.00%) McAfee
8 8 (10.00%) Sophos
8 8 (10.00%) Fujitsu
8 8 (10.00%) HP
9 4 (5.00%) Dell
9 4 (5.00%) Veeam
9 4 (5.00%) Acronis
10 3 (3.75%) ProCurve
10 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.25%) CommVault
11 1 (1.25%) Oracle
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