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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 41 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.87% 1.56% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 56.00% 17.54% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 4
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -9.30%
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
25 57 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.13% 8.92% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 16
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 2015.

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 2015. 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
Bootle - 8 £30,000 -
Liverpool +12 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Wirral - 1 £37,500 -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (85.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Patch Management
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 8 (40.00%) MSI
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (25.00%) SCOM
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (15.00%) FlexPod
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (15.00%) Meraki
9 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) FCoE
9 3 (15.00%) vSphere
9 3 (15.00%) Security Patching

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) MPLS
2 3 (15.00%) DSL
2 3 (15.00%) H.323
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) VoIP
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) IPsec
2 3 (15.00%) VLAN
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.00%) FCoE
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Patch Management
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (10.00%) People Management
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
2 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (55.00%) Citrix
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (15.00%) Meraki
4 2 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR