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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England / North West
Rank 174 153 164
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 77 76 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 1.36% 1.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.85% 20.38% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 60 67 74
Median salary £35,000 £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,800 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
457 373 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.68% 6.69% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 384 275 316
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -3 49 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Merseyside +17 23 £44,000 -26.66% 1
Cheshire -28 4 £41,250 +52.77%
Lancashire - 1 £32,000 - 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 106 (68.39%) Microsoft
2 102 (65.81%) Active Directory
3 98 (63.23%) Windows
4 75 (48.39%) ITIL
5 59 (38.06%) PowerShell
6 57 (36.77%) VMware
7 51 (32.90%) Windows Server
8 47 (30.32%) MS Office
9 37 (23.87%) Service Management
10 36 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (23.23%) Hyper-V
11 35 (22.58%) DNS
12 34 (21.94%) Windows 7
12 34 (21.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (21.29%) SCOrch
13 33 (21.29%) Internet
14 32 (20.65%) Configuration Management
14 32 (20.65%) Puppet
15 31 (20.00%) Office 365
16 30 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (19.35%) Cisco
17 29 (18.71%) Firewall
17 29 (18.71%) SCOM
18 28 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (17.42%) Citrix
19 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
19 27 (17.42%) MS Excel
19 27 (17.42%) MS Exchange
20 26 (16.77%) Windows Server 2008
21 24 (15.48%) SQL

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 (17.42%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.90%) Skype for Business
3 17 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (9.03%) IIS
5 11 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.23%) Apache
8 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.29%) GroupWise
10 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (30.32%) MS Office
2 27 (17.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.00%) Office 365
2 24 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.29%) G Suite
5 2 (1.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.58%) DNS
2 33 (21.29%) Internet
3 29 (18.71%) Firewall
4 18 (11.61%) Broadband
4 18 (11.61%) Ethernet
4 18 (11.61%) Skype
4 18 (11.61%) TACACS
4 18 (11.61%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (10.97%) WAN
6 16 (10.32%) LAN
7 14 (9.03%) DHCP
8 13 (8.39%) VoIP
9 10 (6.45%) Asterisk PBX
9 10 (6.45%) IPv6
10 9 (5.81%) SNMP
10 9 (5.81%) VPN
11 8 (5.16%) BGP
11 8 (5.16%) MPLS
11 8 (5.16%) MRTG
11 8 (5.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) MySQL
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.81%) MSI
3 8 (5.16%) InstallShield
4 4 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.94%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
1 18 (11.61%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.81%) Back Office
3 7 (4.52%) Banking
4 5 (3.23%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 20 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (11.61%) Analyst
4 15 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (9.03%) Server Engineer
6 13 (8.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (8.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (8.39%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (7.74%) SCCM Engineer
8 11 (7.10%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (7.10%) Windows Server Engineer
9 10 (6.45%) Designer
9 10 (6.45%) Network Designer
9 10 (6.45%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Network Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.39%) Web Services
2 5 (3.23%) .NET
2 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.23%) HTML
2 5 (3.23%) LAMP
3 3 (1.94%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) BYOD
1 20 (12.90%) NHS
1 20 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.97%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (4.52%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.23%) Clustering
7 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.94%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.29%) PKI
9 2 (1.29%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 98 (63.23%) Windows
2 51 (32.90%) Windows Server
3 34 (21.94%) Windows 7
3 34 (21.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (16.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (9.03%) Linux
6 12 (7.74%) Windows 10
6 12 (7.74%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.81%) Unix
8 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.94%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.29%) HPUX
11 2 (1.29%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.39%) ITIL
2 37 (23.87%) Service Management
3 32 (20.65%) Configuration Management
4 30 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (12.90%) Data Protection
5 20 (12.90%) ITSM
5 20 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 20 (12.90%) Programme Management
5 20 (12.90%) Service Design
6 18 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (11.61%) Network Management
7 16 (10.32%) Problem Management
8 15 (9.68%) Application Virtualisation
9 13 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.45%) Application Packaging
10 10 (6.45%) Change Management
10 10 (6.45%) Coaching
10 10 (6.45%) DevOps
10 10 (6.45%) ITIL V3
10 10 (6.45%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.06%) PowerShell
2 24 (15.48%) SQL
3 20 (12.90%) Python
4 15 (9.68%) VBScript
5 10 (6.45%) Perl
5 10 (6.45%) PHP
5 10 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.61%) CCNP
4 15 (9.68%) MCP
4 15 (9.68%) MCSE
5 12 (7.74%) SC Cleared
6 11 (7.10%) MCSA
7 9 (5.81%) Degree
8 8 (5.16%) BC Cleared
8 8 (5.16%) JNCIP
9 6 (3.87%) MCT
10 2 (1.29%) CCNA
10 2 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.29%) NCDA
10 2 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (65.81%) Active Directory
2 36 (23.23%) Hyper-V
2 36 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (9.03%) vSphere
5 10 (6.45%) vCloud
6 8 (5.16%) XenApp
7 5 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.58%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.94%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.29%) Firmware
10 2 (1.29%) NDS
10 2 (1.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.65%) pfSense
11 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (21.29%) SCOrch
2 32 (20.65%) Puppet
3 29 (18.71%) SCOM
4 22 (14.19%) AirWatch
5 18 (11.61%) Nagios
5 18 (11.61%) OpenNMS
5 18 (11.61%) RANCID
5 18 (11.61%) SCVMM
6 14 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (8.39%) Ansible
7 13 (8.39%) WSUS
8 10 (6.45%) vMotion
9 8 (5.16%) Cacti
10 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (3.23%) Backup Exec
11 5 (3.23%) HP SIM
11 5 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.94%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.65%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 106 (68.39%) Microsoft
2 57 (36.77%) VMware
3 30 (19.35%) Cisco
4 27 (17.42%) Citrix
5 22 (14.19%) HP
6 18 (11.61%) Ericsson
6 18 (11.61%) Huawei
6 18 (11.61%) Juniper
7 10 (6.45%) Brocade
7 10 (6.45%) Dell
7 10 (6.45%) Foundry
7 10 (6.45%) Veeam
7 10 (6.45%) Zerto
7 10 (6.45%) ZyXEL
8 6 (3.87%) Apple
8 6 (3.87%) Intel Security
9 5 (3.23%) Sophos
9 5 (3.23%) Symantec
10 4 (2.58%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
North West England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £32k DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary & Excellent benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago