The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 379 389 424
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 64 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.80% 2.87% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 19
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -26.50%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1686 1463 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.66% 7.04% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1200 1070
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Berkshire +24 46 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Hampshire -20 7 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Kent - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £27,500 -
West Sussex -19 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 86 (87.76%) Windows
2 85 (86.73%) Microsoft
3 72 (73.47%) Active Directory
3 72 (73.47%) SCCM
4 66 (67.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (60.20%) Windows 7
6 55 (56.12%) VMware
7 53 (54.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (50.00%) SQL
9 47 (47.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (45.92%) Hyper-V
11 44 (44.90%) Windows XP
12 41 (41.84%) PowerShell
13 40 (40.82%) Security Cleared
13 40 (40.82%) Oracle
14 39 (39.80%) VBScript
14 39 (39.80%) SC Cleared
15 34 (34.69%) VB
16 33 (33.67%) DV Cleared
17 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
17 30 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
18 28 (28.57%) Citrix
19 25 (25.51%) DNS
20 23 (23.47%) ITIL
21 22 (22.45%) MSI
22 20 (20.41%) MS Office
23 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
24 16 (16.33%) Symantec
25 15 (15.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
25 15 (15.31%) HP

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.22%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.16%) Documentum
4 5 (5.10%) ArcGIS
4 5 (5.10%) Apache
4 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.10%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.41%) MS Office
3 5 (5.10%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.51%) DNS
2 9 (9.18%) SAN
3 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.10%) Intranet
4 5 (5.10%) IPsec
4 5 (5.10%) Firewall
4 5 (5.10%) SSL
4 5 (5.10%) HTTP
5 2 (2.04%) VLAN
5 2 (2.04%) VPN
5 2 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.02%) LAN
6 1 (1.02%) VoIP
6 1 (1.02%) WAN
6 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) MySQL
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) MSI
2 5 (5.10%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.10%) Subversion
2 5 (5.10%) Maven
2 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (14.29%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Retail
3 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Support Engineer
2 29 (29.59%) Integration Engineer
3 19 (19.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (12.24%) Analyst
7 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
8 10 (10.20%) Desktop Support
9 7 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Designer
10 5 (5.10%) Windows Support Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Digital Designer
11 4 (4.08%) Security Support Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Deskside Support
11 4 (4.08%) Security Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (5.10%) CSS
2 5 (5.10%) CGI
2 5 (5.10%) Java SE
2 5 (5.10%) REST
3 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Clustering
2 7 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.12%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.12%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.06%) Replication
5 3 (3.06%) PKI
6 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 86 (87.76%) Windows
2 66 (67.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (60.20%) Windows 7
4 53 (54.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (44.90%) Windows XP
6 30 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.14%) Linux
8 6 (6.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (5.10%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) ITIL
2 14 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 12 (12.24%) Service Management
4 9 (9.18%) ITSM
4 9 (9.18%) Network Management
5 8 (8.16%) Release Management
5 8 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.14%) Software Distribution
7 5 (5.10%) Scrum
7 5 (5.10%) Web Development
7 5 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.10%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (5.10%) Kanban
7 5 (5.10%) Multithreading
7 5 (5.10%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.10%) User Stories
8 2 (2.04%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.00%) SQL
2 41 (41.84%) PowerShell
3 39 (39.80%) VBScript
4 34 (34.69%) VB
5 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.10%) Perl
5 5 (5.10%) C
5 5 (5.10%) C++
6 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (40.82%) Security Cleared
2 39 (39.80%) SC Cleared
3 33 (33.67%) DV Cleared
4 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (11.22%) MCSE
6 9 (9.18%) MCP
7 5 (5.10%) MCITP
7 5 (5.10%) Degree
8 2 (2.04%) MCDST
9 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.02%) CCNA
9 1 (1.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.02%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 72 (73.47%) Active Directory
2 47 (47.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (45.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (5.10%) XenApp
4 5 (5.10%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
5 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.02%) VMware GSX
6 1 (1.02%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.02%) UAG
6 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 72 (73.47%) SCCM
2 15 (15.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (14.29%) SCOM
4 10 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (9.18%) NetBackup
6 6 (6.12%) MOM
7 5 (5.10%) Tivoli
7 5 (5.10%) OpenView
7 5 (5.10%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.04%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.02%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.02%) WSUS
9 1 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 85 (86.73%) Microsoft
2 55 (56.12%) VMware
3 40 (40.82%) Oracle
4 28 (28.57%) Citrix
5 16 (16.33%) Symantec
6 15 (15.31%) HP
7 10 (10.20%) IBM
8 9 (9.18%) Sophos
8 9 (9.18%) McAfee
8 9 (9.18%) EMC
8 9 (9.18%) Fujitsu
9 8 (8.16%) Lumension
10 6 (6.12%) Veritas
11 5 (5.10%) ESRI
11 5 (5.10%) Adobe
11 5 (5.10%) Meridio
11 5 (5.10%) Percona
12 3 (3.06%) CommVault
13 2 (2.04%) Sybase
13 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago