The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 141 163 175
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 109 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 1.07% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.78% 21.36% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 34
Average salary £39,000 £28,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -38.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,140 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -9.30%
SCCM
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
407 309 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.93% 5.03% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 317 233 162
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCM across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SCCM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SCCM Salary Trend in the South West

SCCM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SCCM Salary Histogram in the South West

SCCM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
Gloucestershire +12 29 £33,000 +20.00% 2
Somerset +21 23 £41,250 +52.77% 2
Wiltshire +4 21 £37,500 +41.50%
Bristol -13 14 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Dorset +9 11 £45,000 -
Devon -6 10 £25,400 +22.11% 3
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 187 (75.10%) Windows
2 179 (71.89%) Microsoft
3 160 (64.26%) Active Directory
4 131 (52.61%) VMware
5 119 (47.79%) MS Exchange
6 103 (41.37%) SCOM
7 96 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 84 (33.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 82 (32.93%) ITIL
10 80 (32.13%) Hyper-V
11 78 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 68 (27.31%) SAN
13 66 (26.51%) MS Excel
13 66 (26.51%) Citrix
14 63 (25.30%) DNS
14 63 (25.30%) Lync
15 60 (24.10%) HP
16 58 (23.29%) DHCP
17 57 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
17 57 (22.89%) vSphere
18 52 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
18 52 (20.88%) SQL
19 51 (20.48%) TCP/IP
20 44 (17.67%) Cisco
20 44 (17.67%) Security Cleared
20 44 (17.67%) Exchange Server 2013
21 42 (16.87%) XenApp
22 41 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
23 39 (15.66%) LAN
24 38 (15.26%) Migration

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 119 (47.79%) MS Exchange
2 63 (25.30%) Lync
3 57 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (17.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (9.24%) Office Communications Server
6 22 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (8.43%) IIS
8 14 (5.62%) SharePoint
9 12 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.81%) Apache
11 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.61%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.20%) Site Server
13 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 66 (26.51%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.65%) Office 365
2 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) IaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (27.31%) SAN
2 63 (25.30%) DNS
3 58 (23.29%) DHCP
4 51 (20.48%) TCP/IP
5 39 (15.66%) LAN
6 33 (13.25%) WAN
6 33 (13.25%) Firewall
7 23 (9.24%) VLAN
8 19 (7.63%) WLAN
9 15 (6.02%) Wireless
10 13 (5.22%) SSL
11 12 (4.82%) HSRP
12 11 (4.42%) VPN
13 9 (3.61%) VoIP
14 8 (3.21%) NAS
15 7 (2.81%) Internet
16 6 (2.41%) SMTP
16 6 (2.41%) Network Security
17 5 (2.01%) iSCSI
18 4 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.20%) MySQL
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 13 (5.22%) Advertising
2 12 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.41%) Finance
4 5 (2.01%) Back Office
5 2 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (23.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 57 (22.89%) Analyst
3 33 (13.25%) Support Engineer
4 32 (12.85%) Consultant
5 31 (12.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 29 (11.65%) Support Analyst
7 17 (6.83%) Desktop Support
8 15 (6.02%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (4.82%) Architect
9 12 (4.82%) Systems Support
9 12 (4.82%) Administrator
9 12 (4.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (4.82%) Desktop Engineer
9 12 (4.82%) Systems Support Analyst
9 12 (4.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (4.02%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 10 (4.02%) IT Support
11 9 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (3.21%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.84%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.20%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.20%) COM
2 3 (1.20%) JSP
2 3 (1.20%) CGI
3 2 (0.80%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.04%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.43%) Clustering
3 14 (5.62%) EqualLogic
4 6 (2.41%) PDA
4 6 (2.41%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.01%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.61%) Replication
6 4 (1.61%) iPhone
6 4 (1.61%) Life Science
7 3 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.20%) FMCG
7 3 (1.20%) iPad
7 3 (1.20%) GIS
7 3 (1.20%) PMI
7 3 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Statistics
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 187 (75.10%) Windows
2 96 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (33.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (20.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.06%) Windows 7
6 28 (11.24%) Windows 8
7 17 (6.83%) Linux
8 15 (6.02%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.21%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.61%) UNIX
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.80%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.93%) ITIL
2 38 (15.26%) Migration
3 35 (14.06%) Service Delivery
4 17 (6.83%) Project Management
5 16 (6.43%) Service Management
5 16 (6.43%) TOGAF
6 12 (4.82%) Problem Management
7 9 (3.61%) Change Management
7 9 (3.61%) Server Patching
8 8 (3.21%) Mentoring
8 8 (3.21%) Change Control
8 8 (3.21%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (3.21%) Time Management
9 7 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (2.81%) Line Management
10 5 (2.01%) Software Deployment
10 5 (2.01%) Software Distribution
10 5 (2.01%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (2.01%) Asset Management
11 4 (1.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.88%) SQL
2 22 (8.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.01%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.61%) Java
5 3 (1.20%) Perl
5 3 (1.20%) Python
6 2 (0.80%) Ruby
6 2 (0.80%) PHP
6 2 (0.80%) VBScript
7 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (17.67%) Security Cleared
2 41 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (10.04%) MCSE
4 19 (7.63%) MCITP
5 18 (7.23%) SC Cleared
6 17 (6.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (4.82%) MCSA
9 6 (2.41%) MCP
9 6 (2.41%) Degree
10 5 (2.01%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.61%) HND
11 4 (1.61%) CCA
11 4 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.83%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 160 (64.26%) Active Directory
2 80 (32.13%) Hyper-V
3 78 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (22.89%) vSphere
5 42 (16.87%) XenApp
6 22 (8.84%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (8.43%) XenDesktop
8 19 (7.63%) VMware ESX
9 14 (5.62%) XenServer
10 5 (2.01%) BitLocker
10 5 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.61%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.20%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.40%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 103 (41.37%) SCOM
2 16 (6.43%) NetBackup
3 15 (6.02%) SCVMM
4 14 (5.62%) Backup Exec
4 14 (5.62%) WSUS
5 13 (5.22%) Nagios
6 12 (4.82%) HP Data Protector
6 12 (4.82%) HP SIM
6 12 (4.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 8 (3.21%) SCDPM
8 8 (3.21%) Windows Intune
9 7 (2.81%) SCSM
10 6 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.61%) vMotion
12 3 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.80%) Puppet
13 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
14 1 (0.40%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 179 (71.89%) Microsoft
2 131 (52.61%) VMware
3 66 (26.51%) Citrix
4 60 (24.10%) HP
5 44 (17.67%) Cisco
6 31 (12.45%) Symantec
7 25 (10.04%) Veeam
8 22 (8.84%) Dell
9 18 (7.23%) IBM
10 15 (6.02%) Avaya
11 12 (4.82%) MobileIron
12 9 (3.61%) ServiceNow
12 9 (3.61%) Bomgar
13 7 (2.81%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.81%) 3PAR
13 7 (2.81%) Websense
13 7 (2.81%) CommVault
14 4 (1.61%) Lotus
14 4 (1.61%) Apple
14 4 (1.61%) CheckPoint
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 25 days ago