The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 208 215 200
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 26 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.020% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.93% 0.48% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 20
Average salary £27,000 £26,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -36.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £26,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -34.96%
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 208 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.73% 4.12% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 238 157 290
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 West

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

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

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

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

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

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

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the South West region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

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

Systems Management Server (SMS)
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 Systems Management Server (SMS) within the South West region over the 3 months to 15 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
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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
Gloucestershire - 22 £31,250 -
Wiltshire -8 4 £26,500 -
Systems Management Server (SMS)
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 40 (88.89%) SQL
3 38 (84.44%) Microsoft
4 36 (80.00%) XML
5 33 (73.33%) MS Excel
6 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
7 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
7 28 (62.22%) C#
8 26 (57.78%) Relational Database
9 25 (55.56%) SMTP
9 25 (55.56%) Finance
10 24 (53.33%) HTML
10 24 (53.33%) .NET
10 24 (53.33%) CSS
11 23 (51.11%) Mobile App
12 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
13 21 (46.67%) XQuery
13 21 (46.67%) FTP
13 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
13 21 (46.67%) Mobile Application Development
13 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (46.67%) XPath
13 21 (46.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (31.11%) SaaS
16 13 (28.89%) MS Office
17 11 (24.44%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) SMTP
2 21 (46.67%) FTP
3 4 (8.89%) HTTP
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) VPN
3 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 4 (8.89%) DHCP
3 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
3 4 (8.89%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (57.78%) Relational Database
3 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MSI
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Software Developer
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
1 21 (46.67%) .NET Developer
1 21 (46.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Support Engineer
3 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 15 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 14 (31.11%) Applications Support
5 12 (26.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) XML
2 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 24 (53.33%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) CSS
3 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
4 21 (46.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 10 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.22%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) JSON
6 1 (2.22%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) LINQ
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) Mobile App
2 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.89%) Market Research
4 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.22%) System Testing
5 1 (2.22%) OO
5 1 (2.22%) SOA
5 1 (2.22%) MVC
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 21 (46.67%) XQuery
3 21 (46.67%) XPath
4 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) MOM
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
2 2 (4.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Citrix
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) Altiris
2 4 (8.89%) LANDesk