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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 174 188 202
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 66 74 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 1.12% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.84% 22.16% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 61 33
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
392 334 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.72% 5.07% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 317 250 277
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 33 £45,000 +50.00% 10
Cheshire +12 12 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Cumbria +4 10 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Merseyside -13 7 £65,000 +103.12% 2
Lancashire +18 4 £40,000 +33.33%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 108 (77.14%) Windows
2 97 (69.29%) Microsoft
2 97 (69.29%) Active Directory
3 64 (45.71%) Citrix
4 47 (33.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (32.86%) Windows 7
6 44 (31.43%) PowerShell
6 44 (31.43%) VMware
7 42 (30.00%) ITIL
8 40 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 39 (27.86%) Finance
9 39 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (27.86%) Windows Server
10 35 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 33 (23.57%) SCOM
12 31 (22.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 29 (20.71%) Hyper-V
14 29 (20.71%) Data Centre
15 28 (20.00%) XenApp
16 27 (19.29%) MS Exchange
17 26 (18.57%) AppSense
18 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (17.14%) SQL
19 24 (17.14%) Nagios
19 24 (17.14%) Office 365
19 24 (17.14%) Banking
20 23 (16.43%) SAN
20 23 (16.43%) VPN

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (19.29%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.29%) IIS
3 14 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (10.00%) CMS
3 14 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 13 (9.29%) Confluence
5 12 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
7 8 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.57%) MS Office
3 14 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.14%) Office 365
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.43%) IaaS
3 9 (6.43%) PaaS
4 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.43%) DNS
1 23 (16.43%) SAN
1 23 (16.43%) VPN
2 19 (13.57%) Firewall
3 15 (10.71%) DHCP
4 13 (9.29%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (8.57%) Internet
5 12 (8.57%) SNMP
6 9 (6.43%) NetScaler
7 8 (5.71%) BGP
7 8 (5.71%) Broadband
7 8 (5.71%) Ethernet
7 8 (5.71%) HSRP
7 8 (5.71%) IPv6
7 8 (5.71%) Junos
7 8 (5.71%) LAN
7 8 (5.71%) LLU
7 8 (5.71%) MRTG
7 8 (5.71%) OSPF
7 8 (5.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Wise Package Studio
2 15 (10.71%) InstallShield
3 13 (9.29%) JIRA
4 9 (6.43%) MSI
5 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (27.86%) Finance
2 24 (17.14%) Banking
3 15 (10.71%) Legal
4 12 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 10 (7.14%) Back Office
6 5 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.57%) Retail
7 4 (2.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (18.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 24 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (15.71%) Support Engineer
4 21 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 19 (13.57%) Applications Engineer
6 18 (12.86%) Analyst
6 18 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (11.43%) Applications Packager
8 14 (10.00%) Applications Support
8 14 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) Server Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) Support Analyst
10 9 (6.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 8 (5.71%) Team Leader
12 7 (5.00%) Citrix Team Leader
12 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
12 7 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.71%) Flash
2 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.71%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Data Centre
2 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (15.71%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 13 (9.29%) Wiki
6 7 (5.00%) Clustering
6 7 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.57%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.57%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.57%) Life Science
7 5 (3.57%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.86%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.86%) PKI
9 3 (2.14%) Replication
10 2 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 108 (77.14%) Windows
2 46 (32.86%) Windows 7
3 39 (27.86%) Windows Server
3 39 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (22.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.86%) Windows 10
6 7 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.29%) Linux
7 6 (4.29%) Unix
8 5 (3.57%) Windows 2000
8 5 (3.57%) Windows NT
9 4 (2.86%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.00%) ITIL
2 30 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (13.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 19 (13.57%) Software Deployment
4 15 (10.71%) ITIL V3
5 14 (10.00%) Document Management
5 14 (10.00%) Expense Management
5 14 (10.00%) Project Management
5 14 (10.00%) Workflow
6 13 (9.29%) Converged Infrastructure
6 13 (9.29%) TOGAF
7 12 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.86%) Application Discovery
8 11 (7.86%) Network Management
9 9 (6.43%) Application Packaging
10 6 (4.29%) Migration
10 6 (4.29%) Network Planning
10 6 (4.29%) Presales
10 6 (4.29%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 24 (17.14%) SQL
3 22 (15.71%) VBScript
4 13 (9.29%) Python
5 8 (5.71%) Perl
5 8 (5.71%) PHP
6 5 (3.57%) Ruby
6 5 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (33.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 19 (13.57%) MCSA
4 18 (12.86%) SC Cleared
5 15 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (10.00%) Degree
6 14 (10.00%) MCT
7 8 (5.71%) MCSE
8 7 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (5.00%) MCDST
8 7 (5.00%) MCP
9 5 (3.57%) CCNA
9 5 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.43%) CCNP
10 2 (1.43%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 4 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (69.29%) Active Directory
2 35 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 31 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (20.71%) Hyper-V
5 28 (20.00%) XenApp
6 14 (10.00%) Terminal Server
7 10 (7.14%) vSphere
8 8 (5.71%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.57%) Xen
9 5 (3.57%) XenServer
10 4 (2.86%) vCloud
11 3 (2.14%) NFS
12 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (23.57%) SCOM
2 24 (17.14%) Nagios
3 14 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 13 (9.29%) EdgeSight
5 12 (8.57%) Puppet
5 12 (8.57%) RANCID
5 12 (8.57%) WSUS
6 8 (5.71%) Cacti
6 8 (5.71%) OpenNMS
7 6 (4.29%) SCVMM
8 5 (3.57%) AppDNA
8 5 (3.57%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.86%) vRealize
10 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.71%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.71%) SafeCom
11 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 97 (69.29%) Microsoft
2 64 (45.71%) Citrix
3 44 (31.43%) VMware
4 26 (18.57%) AppSense
5 22 (15.71%) HP
6 20 (14.29%) Cisco
7 14 (10.00%) iManage
7 14 (10.00%) Interwoven
8 12 (8.57%) Juniper
9 11 (7.86%) Dell
10 8 (5.71%) Brocade
10 8 (5.71%) Ericsson
10 8 (5.71%) Foundry
10 8 (5.71%) Huawei
10 8 (5.71%) NetApp
10 8 (5.71%) ZyXEL
11 5 (3.57%) Apple
11 5 (3.57%) BMC
11 5 (3.57%) EMC
12 4 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
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