The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 138 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% 0.25% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.60% 1.98% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
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
250 303 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.12% 12.68% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 159 213 171
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Reading region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (93.33%) Hyper-V
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 13 (86.67%) VBScript
3 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (73.33%) VB
6 7 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (20.00%) Software Packaging
9 3 (20.00%) PKI
9 3 (20.00%) IBM
9 3 (20.00%) Lumension
9 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (20.00%) ESRI
9 3 (20.00%) ArcGIS
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) VBScript
3 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (73.33%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) Hyper-V
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Lumension
3 3 (20.00%) ESRI
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat