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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 386 385 422
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +37
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 64 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.21% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.98% 2.99% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 13
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,750 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -9.21%
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
1609 1506 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.11% 7.02% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1244 1017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 August 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 21 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
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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
Berkshire +27 42 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Hampshire -14 9 £35,000 +45.83%
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £22,500 -50.00%
West Sussex -13 6 £24,500 +11.36%
Surrey -6 2 £35,000 -10.25%
Kent - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 73 (83.91%) Windows
1 73 (83.91%) Microsoft
2 62 (71.26%) SCCM
3 61 (70.11%) Active Directory
4 56 (64.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 53 (60.92%) Windows 7
6 49 (56.32%) VMware
7 46 (52.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (50.57%) SQL
9 41 (47.13%) Windows XP
9 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (45.98%) Hyper-V
11 36 (41.38%) Oracle
12 35 (40.23%) PowerShell
13 33 (37.93%) VBScript
14 28 (32.18%) VB
14 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
14 28 (32.18%) Citrix
15 26 (29.89%) SC Cleared
15 26 (29.89%) Security Cleared
16 24 (27.59%) DNS
16 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (25.29%) MSI
18 20 (22.99%) ITIL
19 19 (21.84%) MS Office
19 19 (21.84%) Symantec
19 19 (21.84%) DV Cleared
20 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
21 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
22 12 (13.79%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.75%) Documentum
3 5 (5.75%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.75%) K2 blackpearl
4 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.30%) CMS
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.84%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (9.20%) SAN
3 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.75%) Intranet
4 5 (5.75%) Firewall
4 5 (5.75%) IPsec
5 4 (4.60%) VoIP
6 2 (2.30%) HTTP
6 2 (2.30%) SSL
7 1 (1.15%) VPN
7 1 (1.15%) LAN
7 1 (1.15%) WAN
7 1 (1.15%) DHCP
7 1 (1.15%) VLAN
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) MySQL
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) MSI
2 2 (2.30%) Subversion
2 2 (2.30%) Maven
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.20%) Retail
4 7 (8.05%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Billing
6 3 (3.45%) Korean Language
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Support Engineer
2 23 (26.44%) Integration Engineer
3 14 (16.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (13.79%) Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Support Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Desktop Support
7 9 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Designer
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Digital Designer
10 4 (4.60%) Security Support Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Deskside Support
10 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) CSS
2 2 (2.30%) CGI
2 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.30%) Java SE
2 2 (2.30%) REST
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Clustering
2 9 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.90%) Thin Client
3 6 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 73 (83.91%) Windows
2 56 (64.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 53 (60.92%) Windows 7
4 46 (52.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (47.13%) Windows XP
6 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.60%) Linux
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) Service Management
3 9 (10.34%) ITSM
3 9 (10.34%) Software Deployment
4 5 (5.75%) Network Management
4 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.75%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.60%) Release Management
6 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.45%) Project Management
7 2 (2.30%) CRM
7 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.30%) BCP
7 2 (2.30%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.30%) Migration
7 2 (2.30%) Scrum
7 2 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.30%) Data Entry
7 2 (2.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.57%) SQL
2 35 (40.23%) PowerShell
3 33 (37.93%) VBScript
4 28 (32.18%) VB
5 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.30%) C
6 2 (2.30%) C++
6 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.30%) Perl
6 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) SC Cleared
1 26 (29.89%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.84%) DV Cleared
3 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.64%) MCSE
5 7 (8.05%) MCITP
6 6 (6.90%) MCP
7 2 (2.30%) Degree
7 2 (2.30%) MCDST
7 2 (2.30%) MCTS
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.15%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 61 (70.11%) Active Directory
2 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (45.98%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.75%) XenApp
5 5 (5.75%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.45%) UAG
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.30%) vSphere
7 2 (2.30%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.15%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.15%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 62 (71.26%) SCCM
2 11 (12.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (11.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (11.49%) SCOM
4 9 (10.34%) NetBackup
5 8 (9.20%) MOM
6 5 (5.75%) OpenView
6 5 (5.75%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.30%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.30%) Capistrano
7 2 (2.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.15%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.15%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Storage Server
8 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (83.91%) Microsoft
2 49 (56.32%) VMware
3 36 (41.38%) Oracle
4 28 (32.18%) Citrix
5 19 (21.84%) Symantec
6 10 (11.49%) HP
7 7 (8.05%) IBM
8 6 (6.90%) Veritas
8 6 (6.90%) EMC
8 6 (6.90%) Fujitsu
9 5 (5.75%) Lumension
9 5 (5.75%) Meridio
9 5 (5.75%) Adobe
10 4 (4.60%) McAfee
10 4 (4.60%) Sophos
11 3 (3.45%) CommVault
12 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.30%) Apple
12 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (2.30%) Sybase
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