The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 207 256 303
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +47
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1515 1121 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.45% 1.08% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.75% 17.21% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 863 804
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6966 6514 6173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.69% 6.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5123 4994
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCCM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM within the UK.

SCCM Salary Trend in the UK

SCCM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

SCCM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCCM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 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
England +67 1438 £42,500 +6.25% 215
London +93 581 £47,500 - 85
South East +32 343 £39,500 -5.04% 44
City of London +46 145 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Berkshire +9 117 £40,000 -10.11% 19
South West +11 104 £35,000 +21.73% 30
East of England +29 100 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Yorkshire +4 94 £34,500 +6.15% 17
North West +18 86 £32,500 +8.33% 9
Hampshire +25 79 £35,500 -10.12% 9
West Yorkshire +27 73 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Surrey -6 67 £40,000 - 5
West Midlands -12 63 £47,500 +52.00% 5
East Midlands +16 60 £30,000 -21.05% 11
Reading +8 54 £35,000 -21.34% 10
Birmingham +10 45 £49,500 +65.00% 4
Andover +22 44 £36,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 43 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Manchester -4 42 £31,250 +9.17% 5
Cambridge +33 41 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Gloucestershire +14 34 £31,500 +28.57% 7
Scotland -16 31 £40,500 +19.11% 5
Hertfordshire -1 29 £42,500 +27.81% 4
Wiltshire +7 28 £36,910 +57.06% 5
Cheshire +9 27 £35,750 -18.28% 2
West Sussex +12 25 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Woking +25 24 £22,000 -45.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 24 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Leicestershire +34 23 £42,000 +11.25% 3
Leeds -2 23 £37,500 +25.00% 4

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2342 (82.99%) Windows
2 1862 (65.98%) Microsoft
3 1780 (63.08%) Active Directory
4 1296 (45.92%) VMware
5 1048 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1017 (36.04%) SCOM
7 956 (33.88%) Citrix
8 912 (32.32%) MS Exchange
9 895 (31.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 827 (29.31%) MS Excel
11 818 (28.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 796 (28.21%) ITIL
13 773 (27.39%) Windows 7
14 746 (26.44%) Hyper-V
15 654 (23.18%) DNS
16 611 (21.65%) Microsoft Certification
17 581 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
18 547 (19.38%) SAN
19 545 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
20 538 (19.06%) PowerShell
21 514 (18.21%) HP
22 509 (18.04%) DHCP
23 490 (17.36%) MS Office
24 480 (17.01%) SQL Server
25 462 (16.37%) SQL
26 437 (15.49%) Cisco
27 423 (14.99%) MCSE
28 399 (14.14%) Lync
29 384 (13.61%) Finance
30 381 (13.50%) TCP/IP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 912 (32.32%) MS Exchange
2 545 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 399 (14.14%) Lync
4 374 (13.25%) SharePoint
5 251 (8.89%) IIS
6 230 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 181 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 104 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 89 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 86 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 68 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 59 (2.09%) Office Communications Server
13 34 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
14 28 (0.99%) Apache
15 23 (0.82%) IBM Notes
16 13 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.39%) WebSphere
18 9 (0.32%) Tomcat
19 8 (0.28%) Jetty
19 8 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 827 (29.31%) MS Excel
2 490 (17.36%) MS Office
3 44 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.57%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.071%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.071%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.035%) Maya
8 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.035%) Revit
Business Applications
1 31 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.46%) Eikon
4 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.18%) assyst
8 3 (0.11%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.035%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.035%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.035%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.035%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.035%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 266 (9.43%) Office 365
2 136 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (1.52%) IaaS
4 32 (1.13%) SaaS
5 24 (0.85%) PaaS
6 14 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.11%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.071%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 654 (23.18%) DNS
2 547 (19.38%) SAN
3 509 (18.04%) DHCP
4 381 (13.50%) TCP/IP
5 271 (9.60%) Firewall
6 257 (9.11%) LAN
7 255 (9.04%) WAN
8 176 (6.24%) VPN
9 101 (3.58%) VoIP
10 99 (3.51%) iSCSI
11 96 (3.40%) Internet
12 89 (3.15%) NAS
13 86 (3.05%) NetScaler
14 85 (3.01%) Wireless
15 80 (2.83%) VLAN
16 57 (2.02%) Network Security
17 43 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
18 39 (1.38%) Unified Communications
19 38 (1.35%) MPLS
20 35 (1.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 165 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 106 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 71 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (1.59%) MySQL
6 16 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (0.35%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.28%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.25%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.071%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.071%) Microsoft Power View
15 2 (0.071%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 99 (3.51%) MSI
2 32 (1.13%) AdminStudio
3 23 (0.82%) InstallShield
4 19 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.21%) Wise Package Studio
7 5 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.11%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.11%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.11%) Selenium
9 2 (0.071%) StarTeam
9 2 (0.071%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.071%) Serena SBM
10 1 (0.035%) Subversion
10 1 (0.035%) JIRA
General
1 384 (13.61%) Finance
2 119 (4.22%) Banking
3 89 (3.15%) Retail
3 89 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 83 (2.94%) Law
5 62 (2.20%) Legal
6 57 (2.02%) Advertising
7 31 (1.10%) Back Office
7 31 (1.10%) Marketing
8 27 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 24 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.50%) Electronics
11 10 (0.35%) Publishing
12 8 (0.28%) Military
12 8 (0.28%) Billing
13 7 (0.25%) Welsh Language
14 6 (0.21%) French Language
15 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.18%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 553 (19.60%) Analyst
2 345 (12.23%) Support Engineer
3 305 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 246 (8.72%) Consultant
5 198 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 160 (5.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 158 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
8 156 (5.53%) Desktop Support
9 154 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support
10 153 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 151 (5.35%) Architect
12 133 (4.71%) Administrator
13 123 (4.36%) Team Leader
14 120 (4.25%) Service Analyst
15 114 (4.04%) Server Engineer
16 110 (3.90%) Service Desk Analyst
17 106 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
18 100 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
19 84 (2.98%) Technical Consultant
20 82 (2.91%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (6.52%) Application Packaging
2 54 (1.91%) .NET
3 40 (1.42%) Software Packaging
4 22 (0.78%) Web Services
5 21 (0.74%) SAML
6 19 (0.67%) MSMQ
7 16 (0.57%) HTML
8 9 (0.32%) WSH
9 8 (0.28%) XML
10 7 (0.25%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.21%) Middleware
11 6 (0.21%) JSP
12 5 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.18%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.14%) COM
14 2 (0.071%) SAP PI
14 2 (0.071%) WCF
14 2 (0.071%) REST
14 2 (0.071%) X-Windows
14 2 (0.071%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 210 (7.44%) Clustering
2 190 (6.73%) Blackberry
3 170 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 58 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 45 (1.59%) Replication
7 44 (1.56%) Hedge funds
8 42 (1.49%) PKI
9 36 (1.28%) Fat Client
9 36 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 36 (1.28%) Thin Client
10 32 (1.13%) iPhone
11 30 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
12 28 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
13 23 (0.82%) User Experience
14 21 (0.74%) AS400
14 21 (0.74%) iPad
15 20 (0.71%) Open Source
16 19 (0.67%) CMDB
17 16 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2342 (82.99%) Windows
2 1048 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 818 (28.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 773 (27.39%) Windows 7
5 581 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 272 (9.64%) Windows 8
7 267 (9.46%) Windows XP
8 259 (9.18%) Linux
9 94 (3.33%) UNIX
10 69 (2.45%) Windows Vista
11 56 (1.98%) Android
12 53 (1.88%) Mac OS X
13 50 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
14 49 (1.74%) Apple iOS
15 45 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 33 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
17 28 (0.99%) Windows 2000
18 24 (0.85%) Mac OS
19 13 (0.46%) CentOS
20 12 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (28.21%) ITIL
2 208 (7.37%) Migration
3 177 (6.27%) Service Delivery
4 175 (6.20%) Service Management
5 162 (5.74%) Change Management
6 158 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 149 (5.28%) Project Management
8 128 (4.54%) Problem Management
9 98 (3.47%) Mentoring
9 98 (3.47%) Asset Management
10 92 (3.26%) Configuration Management
11 88 (3.12%) Software Deployment
12 86 (3.05%) Software Distribution
13 80 (2.83%) PRINCE2
13 80 (2.83%) Incident Management
14 75 (2.66%) Line Management
15 74 (2.62%) ITSM
16 63 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
17 62 (2.20%) Time Management
18 57 (2.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 538 (19.06%) PowerShell
2 462 (16.37%) SQL
3 131 (4.64%) VB
4 120 (4.25%) VBScript
5 37 (1.31%) Perl
6 26 (0.92%) C
7 25 (0.89%) Java
8 24 (0.85%) Ruby
8 24 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 22 (0.78%) Python
10 21 (0.74%) JavaScript
10 21 (0.74%) C#
11 8 (0.28%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.21%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.18%) PHP
14 3 (0.11%) C++
15 2 (0.071%) Erlang
15 2 (0.071%) Lua
15 2 (0.071%) Winbatch
15 2 (0.071%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 611 (21.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 423 (14.99%) MCSE
3 363 (12.86%) Security Cleared
4 308 (10.91%) SC Cleared
5 231 (8.19%) MCP
6 186 (6.59%) MCITP
7 181 (6.41%) Degree
8 148 (5.24%) DV Cleared
9 132 (4.68%) MCSA
10 123 (4.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 100 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
12 90 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
13 76 (2.69%) MCTS
14 61 (2.16%) CCNA
15 59 (2.09%) CCA
16 56 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
17 46 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 41 (1.45%) A+ Certification
19 28 (0.99%) CCIA
20 22 (0.78%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (9.07%) SLA
2 25 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 23 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (0.78%) QA
5 21 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.21%) COBIT
8 2 (0.071%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1780 (63.08%) Active Directory
2 895 (31.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 746 (26.44%) Hyper-V
4 366 (12.97%) XenApp
5 315 (11.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 300 (10.63%) XenDesktop
7 299 (10.60%) vSphere
8 167 (5.92%) VMware ESXi
9 149 (5.28%) VMware ESX
10 82 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
11 80 (2.83%) ISA Server
12 65 (2.30%) UAG
13 57 (2.02%) Terminal Services
14 43 (1.52%) XenServer
15 42 (1.49%) VMware Server
15 42 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 40 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 35 (1.24%) vCloud
18 25 (0.89%) NFS
19 23 (0.82%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1017 (36.04%) SCOM
2 269 (9.53%) SCVMM
3 174 (6.17%) WSUS
4 128 (4.54%) SCOrch
5 122 (4.32%) NetBackup
6 114 (4.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 111 (3.93%) Backup Exec
8 96 (3.40%) SCDPM
9 85 (3.01%) SCSM
10 82 (2.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 76 (2.69%) Nagios
12 70 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
13 54 (1.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 52 (1.84%) HP SIM
15 48 (1.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 36 (1.28%) Puppet
17 31 (1.10%) ARCserve
18 30 (1.06%) AppDNA
19 29 (1.03%) EdgeSight
20 28 (0.99%) WMI
Vendors
1 1862 (65.98%) Microsoft
2 1296 (45.92%) VMware
3 956 (33.88%) Citrix
4 514 (18.21%) HP
5 437 (15.49%) Cisco
6 233 (8.26%) Dell
7 230 (8.15%) Symantec
8 170 (6.02%) NetApp
9 152 (5.39%) EMC
10 116 (4.11%) AppSense
11 104 (3.69%) McAfee
12 99 (3.51%) Apple
13 90 (3.19%) Oracle
13 90 (3.19%) IBM
14 85 (3.01%) Sophos
15 84 (2.98%) Altiris
16 76 (2.69%) LANDesk
17 69 (2.45%) Avaya
18 65 (2.30%) SolarWinds
19 61 (2.16%) Red Hat
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus + on call + 20% non-cont
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £43k - 48k per year + Bonus up to 10%
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Fuel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Day rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
KPRS
Salary: £40,000 per annum ++ Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday