The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 16 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 58 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.21% 0.20% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 12.50% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 4
Average salary £33,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
60 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.85% 1.60% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 6 13
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SCCM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 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
Liverpool -4 15 £33,000 -
St Helens - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) MCP
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
7 8 (44.44%) MCITP
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) SCOM
9 6 (33.33%) XenApp
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL
10 5 (27.78%) Finance
10 5 (27.78%) XenServer
10 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
10 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (22.22%) MCDST
11 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
11 4 (22.22%) Facebook
11 4 (22.22%) Twitter
11 4 (22.22%) vSphere
11 4 (22.22%) Service Management
11 4 (22.22%) Process Management
11 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (22.22%) ITSM
11 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) Process Management
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) ITSM
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) MOF
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) MCP
3 8 (44.44%) MCITP
4 4 (22.22%) MCSE
4 4 (22.22%) MCSA
4 4 (22.22%) MCDST
5 2 (11.11%) MCTS
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.56%) CCA
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.56%) NCIE
6 1 (5.56%) VCAP
6 1 (5.56%) CCEE
6 1 (5.56%) CCIA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
3 6 (33.33%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) XenServer
5 4 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
4 4 (22.22%) Facebook
4 4 (22.22%) Twitter
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) CommVault
6 1 (5.56%) Sage
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) AppSense
6 1 (5.56%) Mitel
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR