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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 162 179 193
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 73 70 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 1.07% 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.28% 22.65% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 60
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,671 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
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
360 309 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.34% 4.74% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 277 218 314
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Manchester +4 30 £37,500 +27.11% 4
Cheshire +32 19 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Merseyside +18 15 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Cumbria +3 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Lancashire +2 3 £40,000 +33.33%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 123 (80.92%) Windows
2 114 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 107 (70.39%) Microsoft
4 86 (56.58%) Citrix
5 82 (53.95%) ITIL
6 67 (44.08%) MS Exchange
7 55 (36.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 53 (34.87%) VMware
9 48 (31.58%) AppSense
10 46 (30.26%) Windows 7
11 43 (28.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (27.63%) Windows Server
13 41 (26.97%) Office 365
14 39 (25.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (22.37%) Finance
15 34 (22.37%) Hyper-V
16 30 (19.74%) MS Excel
17 26 (17.11%) SCOM
17 26 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (17.11%) PowerShell
18 25 (16.45%) LAN
18 25 (16.45%) WAN
19 24 (15.79%) Cisco
19 24 (15.79%) XenApp
20 23 (15.13%) MS Office
20 23 (15.13%) Microsoft App-V
21 22 (14.47%) SQL Server
21 22 (14.47%) SAN
21 22 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
21 22 (14.47%) MCDST

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 67 (44.08%) MS Exchange
2 22 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 18 (11.84%) IIS
5 14 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (9.21%) Skype for Business
6 11 (7.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (5.26%) CMS
8 7 (4.61%) Confluence
9 6 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 23 (15.13%) MS Office
3 8 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (26.97%) Office 365
2 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.26%) IaaS
3 8 (5.26%) PaaS
4 4 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.45%) LAN
1 25 (16.45%) WAN
2 22 (14.47%) SAN
3 20 (13.16%) DNS
4 16 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 16 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (7.89%) Firewall
6 10 (6.58%) DHCP
7 9 (5.92%) Wireless
8 8 (5.26%) VPN
9 5 (3.29%) NetScaler
10 4 (2.63%) VoIP
11 3 (1.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.97%) SNMP
12 2 (1.32%) Skype
12 2 (1.32%) VLAN
13 1 (0.66%) PBX
13 1 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) InstallShield
2 7 (4.61%) JIRA
2 7 (4.61%) Wise Package Studio
3 5 (3.29%) MSI
General
1 34 (22.37%) Finance
2 15 (9.87%) Banking
3 10 (6.58%) Back Office
4 9 (5.92%) Legal
5 5 (3.29%) Law
6 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.97%) Publishing
7 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (23.68%) Analyst
2 31 (20.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 25 (16.45%) Support Analyst
4 22 (14.47%) Support Engineer
5 21 (13.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (11.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (11.18%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (11.18%) Senior Support Analyst
8 16 (10.53%) IT Support
9 12 (7.89%) 1st Line Engineer
9 12 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
10 10 (6.58%) Consultant
10 10 (6.58%) Server Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Citrix Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) IT Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
12 8 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) .NET
1 1 (0.66%) Flash
1 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.18%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.21%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.24%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.61%) Wiki
6 6 (3.95%) Clustering
7 5 (3.29%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.29%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.29%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.97%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.97%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.97%) iPad
8 3 (1.97%) iPhone
9 2 (1.32%) Life Science
10 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 123 (80.92%) Windows
2 46 (30.26%) Windows 7
3 43 (28.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (27.63%) Windows Server
5 39 (25.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (9.87%) Windows 8
7 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.58%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.92%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.29%) Unix
10 3 (1.97%) Android
10 3 (1.97%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.97%) Linux
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.32%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (53.95%) ITIL
2 21 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (8.55%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (7.89%) Document Management
5 11 (7.24%) ITIL V3
5 11 (7.24%) Software Deployment
6 9 (5.92%) Presales
6 9 (5.92%) Workflow
7 8 (5.26%) Expense Management
7 8 (5.26%) Project Management
8 7 (4.61%) Converged Infrastructure
8 7 (4.61%) TOGAF
9 6 (3.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.29%) Application Discovery
10 5 (3.29%) Application Packaging
10 5 (3.29%) Line Management
10 5 (3.29%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.29%) Service Management
11 4 (2.63%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.11%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.18%) SQL
3 11 (7.24%) VBScript
4 4 (2.63%) Python
4 4 (2.63%) Ruby
5 2 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (0.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 55 (36.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (14.47%) MCDST
3 20 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (11.84%) MCP
5 12 (7.89%) Degree
5 12 (7.89%) MCSA
6 11 (7.24%) CCNA
6 11 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.92%) MCTS
8 8 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (5.26%) MCT
8 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
10 6 (3.95%) MCSE
11 3 (1.97%) MOS
11 3 (1.97%) NCDA
11 3 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 114 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (22.37%) Hyper-V
3 26 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (15.79%) XenApp
5 23 (15.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (6.58%) vSphere
6 10 (6.58%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.26%) Terminal Server
8 5 (3.29%) Xen
8 5 (3.29%) XenServer
9 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 26 (17.11%) SCOM
2 10 (6.58%) SCOrch
3 8 (5.26%) EdgeSight
4 7 (4.61%) Nagios
5 6 (3.95%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.95%) WSUS
6 5 (3.29%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.97%) AppDNA
7 3 (1.97%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.97%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.97%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.66%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.66%) SCSM
9 1 (0.66%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.66%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 107 (70.39%) Microsoft
2 86 (56.58%) Citrix
3 53 (34.87%) VMware
4 48 (31.58%) AppSense
5 24 (15.79%) Cisco
6 20 (13.16%) Dell
7 14 (9.21%) HP
8 11 (7.24%) Interwoven
9 10 (6.58%) NetApp
10 9 (5.92%) iManage
10 9 (5.92%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.29%) Symantec
12 4 (2.63%) EMC
13 3 (1.97%) Altiris
13 3 (1.97%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (1.97%) Hummingbird
13 3 (1.97%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (1.97%) Sophos
14 2 (1.32%) Fidessa
14 2 (1.32%) Reuters
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