The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 133 130 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.52% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.54% 4.96% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
276 242 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.62% 10.54% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 181 189 112
Average salary £42,750 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
Berkshire

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 30 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) SCOM
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Network Management
4 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) Documentum
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) Documentum
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Project Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCTS
4 2 (22.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (22.22%) UAG
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (66.67%) SCOM
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (22.22%) MOM
4 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle