The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 176 172 208
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +36
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 73 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.11% 1.12% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.55% 19.37% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 42
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
SCCM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
310 413 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.72% 5.78% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 227 313 247
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCCM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SCCM Salary Trend in the North West

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in the North West

SCCM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Manchester -2 41 £29,500 -16.60% 9
Cheshire +2 16 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Cumbria - 9 £37,500 - 2
Merseyside +3 3 £28,000 -15.15% 1
Lancashire +2 1 £30,000 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 121 (75.63%) Windows
2 115 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 80 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 66 (41.25%) VMware
5 55 (34.38%) SCOM
6 50 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 44 (27.50%) ITIL
9 42 (26.25%) MS Exchange
10 41 (25.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (23.75%) Citrix
11 38 (23.75%) Hyper-V
12 36 (22.50%) MCP
13 34 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (20.00%) Windows 7
15 29 (18.13%) Microsoft App-V
15 29 (18.13%) Cisco
16 27 (16.88%) MS Office
16 27 (16.88%) Security Cleared
17 26 (16.25%) DNS
17 26 (16.25%) Finance
18 25 (15.63%) HP
19 24 (15.00%) SharePoint
20 23 (14.38%) NetApp
20 23 (14.38%) McAfee
20 23 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
21 22 (13.75%) MSI
22 21 (13.13%) Migration
22 21 (13.13%) Dell
22 21 (13.13%) SQL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 42 (26.25%) MS Exchange
2 24 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (11.25%) IIS
4 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (8.75%) Lync
6 13 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (6.25%) IBM Notes
8 6 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.75%) Office 365
2 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.25%) IaaS
3 2 (1.25%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.25%) DNS
2 19 (11.88%) LAN
2 19 (11.88%) DHCP
3 18 (11.25%) WAN
4 17 (10.63%) SAN
5 16 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (8.75%) Firewall
7 13 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (5.63%) NAS
9 4 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.50%) Internet
9 4 (2.50%) SMS
9 4 (2.50%) VoIP
10 3 (1.88%) VPN
10 3 (1.88%) MPLS
10 3 (1.88%) SSL
10 3 (1.88%) Wireless
10 3 (1.88%) PABX
10 3 (1.88%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.25%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (13.75%) MSI
2 6 (3.75%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.63%) AdminStudio
General
1 26 (16.25%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.50%) Publishing
4 3 (1.88%) Law
5 2 (1.25%) Back Office
5 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (10.63%) Analyst
2 16 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 16 (10.00%) IT Support
3 15 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Architect
5 12 (7.50%) Consultant
6 10 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 8 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 8 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.38%) Technical Architect
8 7 (4.38%) Lead Technical Architect
8 7 (4.38%) Lead Architect
9 6 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Support Technician
10 5 (3.13%) Applications Packager
10 5 (3.13%) Server Specialist
10 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.88%) Replication
3 3 (1.88%) Clustering
4 2 (1.25%) iPhone
4 2 (1.25%) NHS
4 2 (1.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.63%) GIS
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) AS400
5 1 (0.63%) Handset
5 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.63%) iPad
5 1 (0.63%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.63%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 121 (75.63%) Windows
2 50 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 13 (8.13%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.88%) UNIX
8 3 (1.88%) Linux
9 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.50%) ITIL
2 21 (13.13%) Migration
3 16 (10.00%) Service Management
4 10 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 10 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 10 (6.25%) Coaching
5 7 (4.38%) ERP
5 7 (4.38%) Data Security
5 7 (4.38%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (3.75%) Data Protection
6 6 (3.75%) Service Delivery
6 6 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.50%) ITIL V2
8 4 (2.50%) Data Migration
8 4 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.25%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.25%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (1.25%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.13%) SQL
2 17 (10.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.13%) VB
4 4 (2.50%) VBScript
5 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (25.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (22.50%) MCP
3 27 (16.88%) Security Cleared
4 20 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 20 (12.50%) MCITP
5 17 (10.63%) MCSE
6 10 (6.25%) MCTS
7 9 (5.63%) MCSA
8 7 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.13%) CCNA
10 4 (2.50%) Degree
10 4 (2.50%) NCDA
11 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.63%) MCSD
12 1 (0.63%) CCA
12 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.63%) VCDX
12 1 (0.63%) VCP4
12 1 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 38 (23.75%) Hyper-V
3 29 (18.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (6.25%) vSphere
6 6 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.50%) XenApp
9 3 (1.88%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.25%) vCloud
10 2 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.63%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 55 (34.38%) SCOM
2 13 (8.13%) SCVMM
2 13 (8.13%) SCOrch
3 11 (6.88%) WSUS
4 9 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (5.63%) SCSM
5 8 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (4.38%) AppDNA
6 7 (4.38%) OpenView
7 6 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (3.75%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.75%) SCDPM
8 5 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (2.50%) BladeLogic
9 4 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (2.50%) Nagios
10 3 (1.88%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.25%) ARCserve
11 2 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 115 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 66 (41.25%) VMware
3 38 (23.75%) Citrix
4 29 (18.13%) Cisco
5 25 (15.63%) HP
6 23 (14.38%) NetApp
6 23 (14.38%) McAfee
7 21 (13.13%) Dell
8 12 (7.50%) SAP
8 12 (7.50%) AppSense
9 10 (6.25%) Symantec
9 10 (6.25%) Lotus
10 9 (5.63%) Sophos
11 8 (5.00%) EMC
12 4 (2.50%) BMC
12 4 (2.50%) CA
12 4 (2.50%) Tripwire
12 4 (2.50%) Polycom
12 4 (2.50%) Veeam
12 4 (2.50%) Trend Micro
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