The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 89 89 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 14 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.08% 1.62% 2.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 27.03% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 27
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -17.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.39% 5.98% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 59
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCCM
Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (47.06%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) SCOM
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
7 6 (35.29%) XenApp
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (35.29%) MCTS
7 6 (35.29%) MCITP
7 6 (35.29%) Symantec
7 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
8 5 (29.41%) MCSE
8 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (29.41%) Migration
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
9 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (23.53%) Network Load Balancing

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
2 4 (23.53%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
1 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCTS
2 6 (35.29%) MCITP
3 5 (29.41%) MCSE
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (11.76%) CCA
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CCEE
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
4 6 (35.29%) XenApp
5 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (23.53%) UAG
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere
6 2 (11.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCOM
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (23.53%) MOM
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (23.53%) SCOrch
3 4 (23.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (17.65%) SCSM
4 3 (17.65%) SCDPM
4 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
5 2 (11.76%) WSUS
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Symantec
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Computacenter
5 2 (11.76%) AppSense
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp