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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 138 164 144
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 48 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.43% 13.59% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 25
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
214 184 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.29% 4.48% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 160 146 121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,300 £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 18 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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 4 £50,000 -
Rochdale +1 3 £40,000 +70.21%
Oldham -7 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £41,250 - 1
Bolton - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 85 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 69 (76.67%) Windows
3 67 (74.44%) SCOM
4 59 (65.56%) VMware
5 55 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 53 (58.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (52.22%) Hyper-V
9 46 (51.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (48.89%) ITIL
10 44 (48.89%) SQL
10 44 (48.89%) MS Exchange
11 39 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (42.22%) MS Excel
13 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (40.00%) MCTS
15 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
16 34 (37.78%) Citrix
17 33 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (35.56%) NetApp
19 31 (34.44%) vSphere
20 30 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 28 (31.11%) Cisco
22 26 (28.89%) CCNA
22 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
22 26 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
23 25 (27.78%) Windows 7
23 25 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
23 25 (27.78%) LAN
23 25 (27.78%) WAN

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 44 (48.89%) MS Exchange
2 39 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (26.67%) IIS
4 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
6 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (7.78%) TPMS
9 4 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (3.33%) Apache
11 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (1.11%) Lync
Applications
1 38 (42.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (27.78%) LAN
1 25 (27.78%) WAN
2 23 (25.56%) SAN
3 21 (23.33%) Firewall
4 17 (18.89%) DNS
5 16 (17.78%) DHCP
6 14 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (7.78%) Internet
8 5 (5.56%) iSCSI
8 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.44%) NAS
10 2 (2.22%) VPN
10 2 (2.22%) SNMP
10 2 (2.22%) IPsec
11 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.11%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.11%) BGP
11 1 (1.11%) HTTP
11 1 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Greek Language
2 5 (5.56%) Polish Language
2 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (18.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (17.78%) Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
6 10 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Server Support
8 8 (8.89%) Consultant
8 8 (8.89%) IT Support
9 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Architect
10 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 5 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) HTML
1 3 (3.33%) CSS
2 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) LAMP
3 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (5.56%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (76.67%) Windows
2 53 (58.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
7 20 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.67%) Linux
9 4 (4.44%) Debian
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Service Management
3 13 (14.44%) Migration
4 11 (12.22%) Problem Management
4 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.11%) CRM
6 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (7.78%) Project Management
7 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (3.33%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.33%) Business Transformation
9 3 (3.33%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.33%) Change Management
10 2 (2.22%) ITSM
10 2 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.89%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.33%) VBScript
3 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (51.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (40.00%) MCTS
3 30 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (28.89%) CCNA
4 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (26.67%) MCSE
6 22 (24.44%) MCITP
7 18 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (16.67%) NCDA
9 13 (14.44%) CCA
10 12 (13.33%) Degree
11 11 (12.22%) MCP
12 9 (10.00%) MCSA
13 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
14 5 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (1.11%) NCIE
15 1 (1.11%) CCNP
15 1 (1.11%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 55 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 47 (52.22%) Hyper-V
3 33 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (34.44%) vSphere
5 8 (8.89%) vCloud
6 7 (7.78%) XenApp
6 7 (7.78%) XenDesktop
7 6 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.56%) VMware Server
9 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (4.44%) UAG
9 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.33%) Squid
10 3 (3.33%) ISA Server
10 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 67 (74.44%) SCOM
2 15 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 14 (15.56%) Backup Exec
4 8 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.44%) MOM
6 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.33%) WSUS
7 3 (3.33%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.22%) OpenNMS
8 2 (2.22%) Puppet
9 1 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.11%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.11%) SCSM
9 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 85 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 59 (65.56%) VMware
3 34 (37.78%) Citrix
4 32 (35.56%) NetApp
5 28 (31.11%) Cisco
6 20 (22.22%) Symantec
7 17 (18.89%) McAfee
8 11 (12.22%) Sophos
9 10 (11.11%) HP
9 10 (11.11%) Avaya
9 10 (11.11%) Sage
10 9 (10.00%) EMC
11 5 (5.56%) Fujitsu
12 4 (4.44%) Dell
13 3 (3.33%) ProCurve
13 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.22%) Mitel
14 2 (2.22%) Veeam
14 2 (2.22%) Acronis
15 1 (1.11%) 3PAR
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago