The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 105 127
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 42 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.85% 1.86% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.22% 30.68% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 22
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £52,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
139 176 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.11% 6.07% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 79 112 140
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SCCM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SCCM Salary Trend in Scotland

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Scotland

SCCM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 22 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Glasgow +15 13 £49,500 +41.42% 1
Inverclyde +3 8 £38,000 +80.95%
Aberdeen +6 4 £50,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £38,000 -
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 69 (90.79%) Windows
2 66 (86.84%) Active Directory
3 56 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
5 39 (51.32%) VMware
6 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (36.84%) Citrix
8 27 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (34.21%) Hyper-V
10 25 (32.89%) Data Centre
10 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
11 24 (31.58%) SAN
12 23 (30.26%) SCOM
13 22 (28.95%) LAN
13 22 (28.95%) ITIL
14 18 (23.68%) WAN
15 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
16 16 (21.05%) Skype
17 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
17 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (18.42%) VPN
18 14 (18.42%) Skype for Business
18 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (18.42%) Windows 10
19 13 (17.11%) Office 365
19 13 (17.11%) PowerShell
19 13 (17.11%) Finance
20 12 (15.79%) NAS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (18.42%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.53%) IBM Domino
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (17.11%) Office 365
3 10 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (6.58%) SaaS
6 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) SAN
2 22 (28.95%) LAN
3 18 (23.68%) WAN
4 16 (21.05%) Skype
5 14 (18.42%) VPN
6 12 (15.79%) NAS
7 9 (11.84%) DHCP
7 9 (11.84%) DNS
8 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
9 5 (6.58%) Firewall
10 2 (2.63%) Internet
11 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) MySQL
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.32%) MSI
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) German Language
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Analyst
2 24 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Support Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (18.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (17.11%) Support Analyst
7 12 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Support
8 11 (14.47%) IT Support
9 10 (13.16%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 8 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (10.53%) IT Analyst
10 8 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (9.21%) Consultant
11 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 7 (9.21%) IT Engineer
11 7 (9.21%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.58%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (90.79%) Windows
2 56 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (18.42%) Windows 10
7 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.89%) Linux
9 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.63%) Android
10 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) ITIL V3
3 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.89%) Coaching
4 6 (7.89%) Service Management
5 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.95%) Change Control
7 3 (3.95%) Change Management
7 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.95%) Network Management
7 3 (3.95%) Statistics
7 3 (3.95%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.63%) Application Virtualisation
8 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.63%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (2.63%) Kanban
8 2 (2.63%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.84%) SQL
3 5 (6.58%) VBScript
4 3 (3.95%) Perl
5 2 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) SC Cleared
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) CCA
4 3 (3.95%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.95%) MCSA
4 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 66 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (34.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (14.47%) BitLocker
5 9 (11.84%) Terminal Server
5 9 (11.84%) XenApp
6 6 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (6.58%) Terminal Services
8 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (5.26%) vSphere
9 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.32%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) SCOM
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (6.58%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.26%) DameWare
5 3 (3.95%) Nagios
5 3 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.95%) Puppet
6 2 (2.63%) Ansible
6 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.32%) SCSM
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 39 (51.32%) VMware
3 28 (36.84%) Citrix
4 9 (11.84%) Cisco
5 8 (10.53%) Lotus
6 6 (7.89%) Dell
6 6 (7.89%) HP
6 6 (7.89%) Symantec
7 2 (2.63%) Avaya
7 2 (2.63%) CA
7 2 (2.63%) F5
7 2 (2.63%) Sage
7 2 (2.63%) Splunk
7 2 (2.63%) Varonis
8 1 (1.32%) CommVault
8 1 (1.32%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.32%) Sophos
8 1 (1.32%) Veeam