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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 244 233 268
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 6 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.71% 3.33% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Average salary £46,500 £27,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.09% -47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -12.00%
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
351 330 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.76% 4.86% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 288 262 370
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 2014. 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 -19 5 £46,500 +69.09%
Merseyside +13 1 £46,500 -7.00%
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
5 14 (63.64%) SCCM
6 12 (54.55%) DHCP
6 12 (54.55%) DNS
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (50.00%) SCOM
8 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
9 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
9 8 (36.36%) HP
9 8 (36.36%) Dell
9 8 (36.36%) Windows 2000
9 8 (36.36%) Migration
9 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (36.36%) Clustering
10 7 (31.82%) MCITP
10 7 (31.82%) SAN
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (27.27%) High Availability
11 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (27.27%) MCTS
11 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (22.73%) Office 365
12 5 (22.73%) SCDPM
12 5 (22.73%) SAP

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (22.73%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DHCP
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.55%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Wintel Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 2000
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) MCITP
4 6 (27.27%) MCTS
5 4 (18.18%) MCSE
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) SCCM
2 11 (50.00%) SCOM
3 5 (22.73%) SCDPM
4 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Dell
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) Avaya
4 3 (13.64%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) VMware