The table below looks at the statistics for SCSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 141 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 1.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £51,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +23.49%
SCSM
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
247 252 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.82% 10.92% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 157 191 112
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SCSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SCSM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SCSM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SCSM Salary Trend in Reading

SCSM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SCSM 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 SCSM.

1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) SCOrch
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (16.67%) vCloud
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SCSM 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 SCSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) SCOrch
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix