The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 157 130 150
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 35 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 1.29% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.11% 29.09% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 41
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,125 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,500 £55,000
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 Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
174 165 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.15% 4.44% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 136 218
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 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 24 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
Altrincham -2 2 £40,000 +3.89%
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
2 40 (68.97%) Windows
3 34 (58.62%) VMware
4 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
5 30 (51.72%) Hyper-V
6 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
6 25 (43.10%) SCOM
7 24 (41.38%) Citrix
8 22 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (34.48%) ITIL
10 17 (29.31%) MCSE
10 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
10 17 (29.31%) SAN
11 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (22.41%) MCSA
13 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
13 12 (20.69%) DNS
13 12 (20.69%) Sophos
13 12 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (18.97%) SQL
14 11 (18.97%) DHCP
14 11 (18.97%) Cisco
14 11 (18.97%) Symantec
14 11 (18.97%) Backup Exec
14 11 (18.97%) Lync
15 10 (17.24%) McAfee
16 9 (15.52%) SLA
16 9 (15.52%) CCNA

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 11 (18.97%) Lync
4 8 (13.79%) IIS
5 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.45%) TPMS
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.45%) Apache
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) SAN
2 12 (20.69%) DNS
3 11 (18.97%) DHCP
4 6 (10.34%) Firewall
5 5 (8.62%) Internet
5 5 (8.62%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.90%) VPN
6 4 (6.90%) LAN
7 3 (5.17%) WAN
7 3 (5.17%) SNMP
7 3 (5.17%) VLAN
7 3 (5.17%) NAS
8 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.45%) IPsec
9 1 (1.72%) Wireless
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) SMTP
9 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MSI
1 1 (1.72%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Billing
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (13.79%) IT Support
3 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.45%) SCCM Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Deployment Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) SecurID
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.45%) Debian
7 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.07%) Service Management
3 7 (12.07%) Coaching
4 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.62%) Change Management
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.17%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.17%) Line Management
7 3 (5.17%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.45%) Migration
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) VBScript
3 2 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (29.31%) MCSE
3 13 (22.41%) MCSA
4 12 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (15.52%) MCTS
5 9 (15.52%) CCNA
5 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (13.79%) CCA
6 8 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (13.79%) MCITP
7 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) MCP
8 3 (5.17%) Degree
9 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (3.45%) NCDA
10 1 (1.72%) VCAP
10 1 (1.72%) CCEE
10 1 (1.72%) CCAA
10 1 (1.72%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 30 (51.72%) Hyper-V
3 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (15.52%) vSphere
5 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.62%) vCloud
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.72%) XenApp
8 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (43.10%) SCOM
2 11 (18.97%) Backup Exec
3 8 (13.79%) SCVMM
4 5 (8.62%) WSUS
4 5 (8.62%) SCDPM
5 4 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (5.17%) SCOrch
7 2 (3.45%) SCSM
7 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (3.45%) Puppet
7 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (3.45%) OpenNMS
8 1 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.72%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
2 34 (58.62%) VMware
3 24 (41.38%) Citrix
4 12 (20.69%) Sophos
5 11 (18.97%) Symantec
5 11 (18.97%) Cisco
6 10 (17.24%) McAfee
7 8 (13.79%) HP
8 5 (8.62%) Dell
9 4 (6.90%) NetApp
10 2 (3.45%) Lotus
10 2 (3.45%) Apple
10 2 (3.45%) EMC
10 2 (3.45%) Oracle
10 2 (3.45%) SAP
10 2 (3.45%) Acronis
10 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.45%) Veeam
11 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.72%) Kaspersky
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