The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM 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 SCVMM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 248 231 234
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 7 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.23% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.71% 4.53% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -9.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
SCVMM
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
410 375 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.10% 5.09% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 317 277 290
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCVMM
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM across the North West region.

SCVMM Salary Trend in the North West

SCVMM
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 SCVMM within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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 +3 6 £40,000 -13.97%
Merseyside +8 1 - -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM.

1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 4 (44.44%) ARCserve
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) Network Design
6 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
6 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (44.44%) Debian
6 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) WiMAX
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) PABX
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
6 1 (11.11%) Broadband
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4
6 1 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architecture Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) RSS
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Market Research
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (44.44%) pfSense
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) ARCserve
1 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) CommVault
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec