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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 155 134 175
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 25 47 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 1.24% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.12% 22.82% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 11
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,479 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.14% +8.75%
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
138 206 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.40% 5.44% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 105 167 158
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £47,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 2 £52,000 -
Altrincham +3 1 £25,000 -35.06%
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 59 (81.94%) Windows
3 45 (62.50%) VMware
4 42 (58.33%) SCOM
5 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
6 38 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (51.39%) Hyper-V
8 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (37.50%) Citrix
10 26 (36.11%) SAN
11 25 (34.72%) MS Exchange
12 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
14 20 (27.78%) SQL
15 18 (25.00%) ITIL
15 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
16 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
16 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
16 17 (23.61%) vSphere
16 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (22.22%) Internet
18 15 (20.83%) SLA
18 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery
19 14 (19.44%) Service Management
19 14 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
20 13 (18.06%) NAS
20 13 (18.06%) SCVMM
21 12 (16.67%) Office 365

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (34.72%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (11.11%) IIS
6 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (8.33%) Lync
8 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (6.94%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (5.56%) TPMS
9 4 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Office 365
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.11%) SAN
2 16 (22.22%) Internet
3 13 (18.06%) NAS
4 11 (15.28%) DNS
5 10 (13.89%) DHCP
6 9 (12.50%) LAN
6 9 (12.50%) WAN
6 9 (12.50%) iSCSI
7 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 7 (9.72%) SNMP
9 6 (8.33%) IPsec
10 5 (6.94%) Unified Communications
11 3 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (4.17%) VLAN
11 3 (4.17%) VPN
12 2 (2.78%) Firewall
13 1 (1.39%) SSL
13 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.94%) MySQL
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
2 6 (8.33%) Greek Language
2 6 (8.33%) Polish Language
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (8.33%) Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) IT Support
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Specialist
4 5 (6.94%) Junior Support Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Junior
4 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) CSS
2 2 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Tandem
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.56%) Debian
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL
2 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 14 (19.44%) Service Management
4 11 (15.28%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.50%) Coaching
5 9 (12.50%) Change Management
6 8 (11.11%) CRM
7 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (6.94%) Change Control
9 3 (4.17%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.17%) Line Management
9 3 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
10 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.78%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.17%) VBScript
4 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (15.28%) MCSE
3 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (11.11%) MCTS
5 8 (11.11%) MCITP
5 8 (11.11%) MCP
5 8 (11.11%) MCSA
5 8 (11.11%) CCNA
5 8 (11.11%) CCA
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (8.33%) Degree
8 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) BS7799
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
2 38 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (51.39%) Hyper-V
4 17 (23.61%) vSphere
5 11 (15.28%) vCloud
6 7 (9.72%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.94%) VMware Server
8 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 3 (4.17%) ISA Server
9 3 (4.17%) XenApp
9 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.78%) Squid
11 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 42 (58.33%) SCOM
2 13 (18.06%) SCVMM
3 11 (15.28%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.33%) OpenNMS
4 6 (8.33%) Puppet
4 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.94%) SCDPM
5 5 (6.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (5.56%) WSUS
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.39%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.39%) SCSM
8 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 60 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 45 (62.50%) VMware
3 27 (37.50%) Citrix
4 11 (15.28%) Symantec
5 9 (12.50%) Sophos
6 8 (11.11%) McAfee
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco
7 7 (9.72%) Sage
7 7 (9.72%) Avaya
7 7 (9.72%) HP
7 7 (9.72%) Dell
8 6 (8.33%) NetApp
8 6 (8.33%) Fujitsu
8 6 (8.33%) Veeam
8 6 (8.33%) Acronis
9 5 (6.94%) EMC
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
11 2 (2.78%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago