The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 133 124 131
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 27 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.89% 0.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.17% 17.53% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 16
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
SCCM
UK

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
205 154 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.54% 5.07% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 134 91 91
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

SCCM Salary Histogram in Scotland

SCCM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Edinburgh - 8 £30,000 - 4
Glasgow -13 7 £37,500 - 2
Aberdeen +9 4 - - 2
Aberdeenshire +4 3 £20,500 -41.42%
Dundee - 2 £44,250 -
Stirling - 2 £29,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £45,000 - 1
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing SCCM 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 SCCM.

1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
4 19 (42.22%) VMware
5 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 17 (37.78%) Citrix
7 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (31.11%) SCOM
8 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
8 14 (31.11%) ITIL
8 14 (31.11%) Cisco
9 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
9 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (24.44%) DNS
10 11 (24.44%) SAN
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.22%) Firewall
12 9 (20.00%) SQL
12 9 (20.00%) XenApp
12 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (17.78%) HP
13 8 (17.78%) DHCP
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (15.56%) Finance
15 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
15 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing SCCM 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 SCCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (8.89%) Lync
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.22%) Apache
7 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) DNS
1 11 (24.44%) SAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 6 (13.33%) VoIP
5 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
5 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.89%) MPLS
5 4 (8.89%) DMZ
5 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (8.89%) FCoE
5 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.22%) IPsec
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) MS Access
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) IT Support
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.89%) Mainframe
2 4 (8.89%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) PDA
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.89%) HPUX
6 4 (8.89%) Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.22%) Debian
8 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Workflow
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) VBScript
3 2 (4.44%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Lua
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) Erlang
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
3 5 (11.11%) MCSA
4 4 (8.89%) APMP
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.44%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.00%) XenApp
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.89%) XenServer
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) SCOM
2 3 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.44%) WSUS
4 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.22%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 17 (37.78%) Citrix
4 14 (31.11%) Cisco
5 8 (17.78%) HP
6 5 (11.11%) Brocade
6 5 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle
7 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 4 (8.89%) Avaya
7 4 (8.89%) Juniper
7 4 (8.89%) Nortel
7 4 (8.89%) Clearswift
7 4 (8.89%) BT
8 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.44%) CommVault
9 2 (4.44%) EMC
9 2 (4.44%) Compaq
10 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.22%) Meraki
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