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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 57 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 10 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.56% 0.64% 2.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.03% 19.05% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,300 £32,528
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £63,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
37 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.79% 3.35% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 52
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +62.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +6 5 £45,000 -25.00% 1
St Helens - 5 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 9 (36.00%) XenDesktop
7 9 (36.00%) ITIL
8 8 (32.00%) MCP
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (32.00%) SCOM
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (28.00%) XenApp
9 7 (28.00%) MCITP
9 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 7 (28.00%) DHCP
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 5 (20.00%) HTML
11 5 (20.00%) PHP
11 5 (20.00%) VB
11 5 (20.00%) MySQL
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) MCSA
11 5 (20.00%) Apache

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Lync
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) LDAP
2 5 (20.00%) SSL
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (20.00%) Intranet
2 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) VLAN
3 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (12.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 5 (20.00%) ICT Technician
1 5 (20.00%) Senior Technician
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Support Technician
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.00%) VLE
2 4 (16.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.00%) Process Management
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) MOF
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PHP
1 5 (20.00%) VB
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) MCP
3 7 (28.00%) MCITP
4 5 (20.00%) MCSA
4 5 (20.00%) MCDST
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) MCSE
6 3 (12.00%) MCTS
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (28.00%) XenApp
5 4 (16.00%) vSphere
5 4 (16.00%) XenServer
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Citrix
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) LANDesk
5 4 (16.00%) Sage
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Facebook
7 2 (8.00%) Twitter
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Avaya
8 1 (4.00%) CommVault
8 1 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) Reuters
8 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
8 1 (4.00%) Symantec
8 1 (4.00%) Mitel
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR