The table below looks at the statistics for SCSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 189 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.053% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 1.05% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £22,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
SCSM
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
159 191 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.86% 5.11% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 122 150 175
Average salary £46,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

SCSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCSM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCSM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SCSM Salary Trend in Manchester

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SCSM 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 SCSM.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) SecurID
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SCSM 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 SCSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) SecurID
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco