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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 180 170 212
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +42
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 79 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.25% 1.26% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.81% 17.26% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 63 58 51
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
470 446 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.42% 7.32% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 366 337 308
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -16 42 £44,000 +2.92% 7
Merseyside - 18 £44,000 - 2
Cheshire -2 16 £33,250 -16.87% 1
Lancashire -15 3 £37,500 -
Cumbria +8 2 £45,000 +16.12%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 116 (71.17%) Microsoft
2 108 (66.26%) Windows
3 107 (65.64%) Active Directory
4 65 (39.88%) ITIL
5 64 (39.26%) PowerShell
6 61 (37.42%) VMware
7 55 (33.74%) Windows Server
8 51 (31.29%) Citrix
9 43 (26.38%) Windows 7
10 40 (24.54%) MS Office
11 39 (23.93%) SQL
11 39 (23.93%) Cisco
12 38 (23.31%) Configuration Management
12 38 (23.31%) Puppet
12 38 (23.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (22.70%) Firewall
13 37 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (22.09%) SCOM
14 36 (22.09%) Internet
14 36 (22.09%) SQL Server
15 35 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (20.86%) DNS
17 33 (20.25%) Hyper-V
18 32 (19.63%) Office 365
19 29 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (17.79%) Disaster Recovery
20 28 (17.18%) Python
21 27 (16.56%) Telecoms
21 27 (16.56%) Nagios

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 25 (15.34%) IIS
2 24 (14.72%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (9.82%) Skype for Business
4 14 (8.59%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.68%) Apache
6 5 (3.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (3.07%) CMS
6 5 (3.07%) Confluence
6 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.23%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (24.54%) MS Office
2 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.63%) Office 365
2 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.45%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.84%) IaaS
5 3 (1.84%) PaaS
6 2 (1.23%) G Suite
7 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (22.70%) Firewall
2 36 (22.09%) Internet
3 34 (20.86%) DNS
4 26 (15.95%) VPN
5 19 (11.66%) Broadband
5 19 (11.66%) Ethernet
5 19 (11.66%) TACACS
5 19 (11.66%) VoIP
5 19 (11.66%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (10.43%) IPv6
7 15 (9.20%) Asterisk PBX
8 14 (8.59%) SNMP
8 14 (8.59%) WAN
9 13 (7.98%) SAN
10 12 (7.36%) DHCP
11 10 (6.13%) BGP
11 10 (6.13%) LAN
11 10 (6.13%) MRTG
11 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
12 9 (5.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.68%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (12.27%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.13%) InstallShield
3 6 (3.68%) Wise Package Studio
4 5 (3.07%) JIRA
5 4 (2.45%) MSI
5 4 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.45%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.84%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.84%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.61%) AdminStudio
General
1 27 (16.56%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.27%) Finance
3 9 (5.52%) Back Office
4 8 (4.91%) Banking
5 5 (3.07%) Legal
5 5 (3.07%) Marketing
6 4 (2.45%) Publishing
7 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (17.18%) Support Engineer
2 16 (9.82%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (9.82%) Applications Engineer
3 15 (9.20%) Analyst
3 15 (9.20%) SCCM Engineer
4 14 (8.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (8.59%) Applications Support
4 14 (8.59%) Applications Support Engineer
4 14 (8.59%) Designer
5 13 (7.98%) Network Designer
5 13 (7.98%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.36%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (6.75%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (6.13%) Lead Designer
9 9 (5.52%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.52%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 8 (4.91%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.59%) Web Services
2 6 (3.68%) .NET
2 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.68%) HTML
2 6 (3.68%) LAMP
3 3 (1.84%) ELK Stack
4 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.61%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.34%) Data Centre
3 20 (12.27%) BYOD
3 20 (12.27%) NHS
3 20 (12.27%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.52%) Clustering
6 6 (3.68%) PKI
7 5 (3.07%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.07%) Private Cloud
7 5 (3.07%) Wiki
8 4 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.45%) Replication
9 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.61%) Statistics
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (66.26%) Windows
2 55 (33.74%) Windows Server
3 43 (26.38%) Windows 7
4 38 (23.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (11.66%) Linux
7 18 (11.04%) Windows 10
8 14 (8.59%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.29%) Unix
10 5 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.45%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.84%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.23%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.61%) AIX
14 1 (0.61%) CentOS
14 1 (0.61%) HPUX
14 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.88%) ITIL
2 38 (23.31%) Configuration Management
3 29 (17.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (14.72%) Service Management
6 22 (13.50%) Data Protection
6 22 (13.50%) Network Management
7 20 (12.27%) ITSM
7 20 (12.27%) PRINCE2
7 20 (12.27%) Programme Management
7 20 (12.27%) Service Design
8 18 (11.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (10.43%) Software Deployment
10 15 (9.20%) ITIL V3
10 15 (9.20%) Network Planning
11 13 (7.98%) Application Virtualisation
12 11 (6.75%) Coaching
13 9 (5.52%) Workflow
14 7 (4.29%) Network Design
14 7 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (39.26%) PowerShell
2 39 (23.93%) SQL
3 28 (17.18%) Python
4 19 (11.66%) VBScript
5 17 (10.43%) Perl
5 17 (10.43%) PHP
6 11 (6.75%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.45%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.27%) MCSA
3 15 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.20%) Degree
4 14 (8.59%) MCT
5 13 (7.98%) CCNP
6 12 (7.36%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.13%) MCSE
7 10 (6.13%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.52%) MCP
9 5 (3.07%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.45%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.23%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.23%) CCNA
11 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.61%) MCITP
12 1 (0.61%) NCDA
12 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.52%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (65.64%) Active Directory
2 37 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (20.25%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 18 (11.04%) vSphere
6 15 (9.20%) vCloud
6 15 (9.20%) XenApp
7 5 (3.07%) Terminal Server
7 5 (3.07%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.45%) VirtualBox
8 4 (2.45%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.84%) NFS
10 2 (1.23%) NDS
10 2 (1.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.61%) pfSense
11 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (23.31%) Puppet
2 36 (22.09%) SCOM
3 27 (16.56%) Nagios
4 23 (14.11%) RANCID
5 22 (13.50%) AirWatch
6 20 (12.27%) WSUS
7 19 (11.66%) OpenNMS
8 15 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (9.20%) SCOrch
9 14 (8.59%) Ansible
10 11 (6.75%) vMotion
11 10 (6.13%) Cacti
11 10 (6.13%) SCVMM
12 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (3.07%) Backup Exec
13 5 (3.07%) EdgeSight
13 5 (3.07%) HP SIM
13 5 (3.07%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (2.45%) PowerCLI
14 4 (2.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 116 (71.17%) Microsoft
2 61 (37.42%) VMware
3 51 (31.29%) Citrix
4 39 (23.93%) Cisco
5 23 (14.11%) Juniper
6 21 (12.88%) HP
7 19 (11.66%) Dell
7 19 (11.66%) Ericsson
7 19 (11.66%) Huawei
8 17 (10.43%) Brocade
8 17 (10.43%) Foundry
8 17 (10.43%) ZyXEL
9 14 (8.59%) Veeam
9 14 (8.59%) Zerto
10 12 (7.36%) Apple
11 9 (5.52%) Intel Security
12 5 (3.07%) iManage
12 5 (3.07%) Interwoven
12 5 (3.07%) Sophos
12 5 (3.07%) Symantec
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