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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 114 144 129
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 52 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.78% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.85% 12.89% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £20,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.79%
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
238 225 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.14% 6.02% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 130 148 93
Average salary £41,866 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
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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 +10 25 £35,000 +12.00% 3
Glasgow +14 16 £32,500 -13.33% 5
West Dunbartonshire - 6 £33,000 -
Aberdeen +11 4 - -
Falkirk - 1 £27,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £25,500 -
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 76 (98.70%) Windows
2 55 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 40 (51.95%) Active Directory
4 37 (48.05%) Citrix
5 34 (44.16%) VMware
6 33 (42.86%) DNS
6 33 (42.86%) SCOM
7 31 (40.26%) MS Exchange
8 29 (37.66%) ITIL
9 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
10 27 (35.06%) DHCP
11 26 (33.77%) Cisco
12 25 (32.47%) MS Excel
13 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (29.87%) WAN
15 22 (28.57%) SAN
16 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
16 21 (27.27%) XenApp
17 20 (25.97%) LAN
18 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (22.08%) Firewall
20 17 (22.08%) Back Office
21 16 (20.78%) CCNA
22 15 (19.48%) vSphere
23 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
23 14 (18.18%) CCNP
24 13 (16.88%) HP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 31 (40.26%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (16.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
4 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (9.09%) Lync
6 5 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (6.49%) Apache
6 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.19%) IIS
8 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (32.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (42.86%) DNS
2 27 (35.06%) DHCP
3 23 (29.87%) WAN
4 22 (28.57%) SAN
5 20 (25.97%) LAN
6 17 (22.08%) Firewall
7 13 (16.88%) VPN
8 9 (11.69%) VoIP
9 8 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
11 5 (6.49%) LDAP
11 5 (6.49%) IPsec
12 4 (5.19%) Internet
13 1 (1.30%) Intranet
13 1 (1.30%) Wireless
13 1 (1.30%) WLAN
13 1 (1.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MSI
2 1 (1.30%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (22.08%) Back Office
2 12 (15.58%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.49%) Electronics
5 5 (6.49%) Games
5 5 (6.49%) Marketing
6 4 (5.19%) Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (10.39%) Team Leader
1 8 (10.39%) Operations Team Leader
2 7 (9.09%) Analyst
2 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) IT Support
4 5 (6.49%) Senior Technician
4 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Network Technician
5 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Applications Packager
5 4 (5.19%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) Application Packaging
2 4 (5.19%) Software Packaging
3 3 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) HP StoreVirtual
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.49%) DTV
6 4 (5.19%) iPad
7 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.60%) iPhone
9 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 76 (98.70%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (16.88%) Windows 8
7 9 (11.69%) Windows XP
8 5 (6.49%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (6.49%) Linux
9 1 (1.30%) Android
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) PRINCE2
3 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.39%) Open Source
5 7 (9.09%) Migration
6 6 (7.79%) Service Management
6 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.79%) Software Distribution
7 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.49%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.49%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.90%) Change Control
9 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.60%) ERP
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.69%) SQL
3 5 (6.49%) Python
3 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.60%) Perl
4 2 (2.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (20.78%) CCNA
3 14 (18.18%) CCNP
4 12 (15.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.09%) Degree
6 7 (9.09%) MCSE
7 5 (6.49%) MCITP
8 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.60%) HND
10 1 (1.30%) CCA
10 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.30%) MCSA
10 1 (1.30%) MCP
10 1 (1.30%) HNC
10 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (51.95%) Active Directory
2 23 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.27%) XenApp
4 15 (19.48%) vSphere
5 10 (12.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
7 5 (6.49%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.30%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 33 (42.86%) SCOM
2 12 (15.58%) SCVMM
3 8 (10.39%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (3.90%) WSUS
6 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.30%) Puppet
6 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.30%) SCSM
6 1 (1.30%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.30%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 55 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 37 (48.05%) Citrix
3 34 (44.16%) VMware
4 26 (33.77%) Cisco
5 13 (16.88%) HP
6 12 (15.58%) CheckPoint
7 8 (10.39%) McAfee
8 6 (7.79%) AppSense
9 5 (6.49%) NetApp
9 5 (6.49%) SAP
9 5 (6.49%) Perforce
9 5 (6.49%) Brocade
10 2 (2.60%) Symantec
11 1 (1.30%) Mitel
11 1 (1.30%) Altiris
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle
11 1 (1.30%) Avaya
11 1 (1.30%) CommVault
11 1 (1.30%) Dell
11 1 (1.30%) Intel
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