The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 49 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.43% 0.47% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 63.16% 7.89% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 7
Average salary £23,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.30% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,600 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,600 £53,500
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
19 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.85% 5.97% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 38
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £54,500 £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 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 19 December 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 19 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
Liverpool +27 11 £20,000 -51.80%
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) DHCP
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
5 7 (30.43%) SCOM
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) MS Office
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) Service Management
7 5 (21.74%) ITSM
7 5 (21.74%) SCVMM
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) Law
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) Citrix
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
8 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) SSL
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) LDAP
2 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.04%) VLAN
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) ICT Technician
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) VLE
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) AS400
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
7 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.70%) UNIX
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITSM
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) People Management
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) C
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) MCSA
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) MCTS
3 3 (13.04%) MCITP
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCDST
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
3 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCOM
2 5 (21.74%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.70%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Sage
3 3 (13.04%) McAfee
3 3 (13.04%) Avaya
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) BMC
4 2 (8.70%) CA
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
4 2 (8.70%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.35%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Reuters
5 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco