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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 161 162 178
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 84 88 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.27% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.65% 22.98% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 60
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.44%
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
388 383 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.81% 5.54% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 310 293
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Cheshire +35 47 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Manchester +8 34 £32,500 +4.83% 5
Merseyside -8 2 - -
Cumbria +1 1 £35,000 - 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 125 (75.76%) Windows
2 115 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 99 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 93 (56.36%) ITIL
5 88 (53.33%) MS Exchange
6 84 (50.91%) Citrix
7 61 (36.97%) VMware
8 49 (29.70%) AppSense
9 48 (29.09%) Windows Server
10 44 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (26.67%) Windows 7
11 42 (25.45%) Office 365
12 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (24.24%) SharePoint
13 39 (23.64%) LAN
13 39 (23.64%) WAN
14 37 (22.42%) SQL Server
15 33 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 33 (20.00%) Cisco
16 32 (19.39%) MS Office
17 30 (18.18%) IIS
18 28 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
18 28 (16.97%) SCOM
19 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
20 25 (15.15%) Hyper-V
20 25 (15.15%) DNS
21 24 (14.55%) Firewall
21 24 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
21 24 (14.55%) SQL
22 23 (13.94%) Dell

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 88 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 40 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 30 (18.18%) IIS
4 28 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (9.09%) Lync
6 10 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.42%) CMS
10 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (19.39%) MS Office
3 5 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.45%) Office 365
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.64%) LAN
1 39 (23.64%) WAN
2 25 (15.15%) DNS
3 24 (14.55%) Firewall
3 24 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
4 22 (13.33%) SAN
5 17 (10.30%) TCP/IP
6 16 (9.70%) Wireless
7 13 (7.88%) VoIP
8 8 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (3.03%) VPN
10 4 (2.42%) Internet
10 4 (2.42%) Skype
11 3 (1.82%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.82%) Network Security
11 3 (1.82%) SNMP
12 2 (1.21%) VLAN
13 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.61%) HTTP
13 1 (0.61%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.61%) MSI
2 1 (0.61%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 23 (13.94%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Law
3 8 (4.85%) Back Office
4 6 (3.64%) Legal
5 3 (1.82%) Publishing
6 2 (1.21%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (26.67%) Analyst
2 31 (18.79%) Support Analyst
3 30 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 21 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 21 (12.73%) IT Engineer
6 19 (11.52%) IT Support
7 18 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (8.48%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (8.48%) Senior IT Support
8 14 (8.48%) Senior Support Analyst
9 12 (7.27%) Support Technician
10 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 10 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
11 10 (6.06%) Consultant
11 10 (6.06%) Service Analyst
11 10 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (5.45%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) Flash
2 1 (0.61%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.45%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.85%) FlexPod
5 7 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.64%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.03%) Clustering
8 4 (2.42%) iPad
8 4 (2.42%) iPhone
9 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.21%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.61%) Statistics
11 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 125 (75.76%) Windows
2 48 (29.09%) Windows Server
3 44 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (11.52%) Windows 8
7 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.85%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (4.24%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.64%) Windows 10
11 5 (3.03%) Android
12 4 (2.42%) Unix
13 2 (1.21%) Linux
14 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (56.36%) ITIL
2 14 (8.48%) Service Management
3 12 (7.27%) Document Management
3 12 (7.27%) Incident Management
3 12 (7.27%) Problem Management
4 10 (6.06%) Change Management
5 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
6 8 (4.85%) Coaching
6 8 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (4.85%) ITIL V2
6 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2
6 8 (4.85%) Software Deployment
6 8 (4.85%) Workflow
7 7 (4.24%) ITIL V3
7 7 (4.24%) Presales
7 7 (4.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.03%) CAD
9 4 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.42%) High Availability
9 4 (2.42%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.55%) SQL
2 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.85%) VBScript
4 1 (0.61%) C#
4 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (13.33%) MCDST
3 16 (9.70%) MCTS
4 14 (8.48%) MCP
5 11 (6.67%) CCNA
5 11 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.67%) Degree
6 8 (4.85%) NCDA
6 8 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.24%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.24%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (3.03%) MCSA
9 4 (2.42%) MOS
10 2 (1.21%) HNC
10 2 (1.21%) HND
10 2 (1.21%) MCSE
10 2 (1.21%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 21 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.27%) vSphere
5 11 (6.67%) XenApp
6 7 (4.24%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.42%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.82%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.82%) XenServer
10 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 28 (16.97%) SCOM
2 9 (5.45%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (4.85%) SCOrch
4 4 (2.42%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.42%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.42%) WSUS
5 3 (1.82%) AppDNA
5 3 (1.82%) EdgeSight
5 3 (1.82%) HP SIM
5 3 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (1.82%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.61%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 99 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 84 (50.91%) Citrix
3 61 (36.97%) VMware
4 49 (29.70%) AppSense
5 33 (20.00%) Cisco
6 23 (13.94%) Dell
7 15 (9.09%) McAfee
8 9 (5.45%) Symantec
9 8 (4.85%) iManage
9 8 (4.85%) Interwoven
9 8 (4.85%) NetApp
10 6 (3.64%) Bloomberg
10 6 (3.64%) Fidessa
10 6 (3.64%) Hummingbird
10 6 (3.64%) Reuters
11 5 (3.03%) Altiris
11 5 (3.03%) HP
12 3 (1.82%) Sophos
12 3 (1.82%) ThinPrint
13 2 (1.21%) Dell Compellent
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Cumbria
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Salary: From £21,000 to £27,000 per annum
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
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