The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 245 241 271
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1383 1438 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.35% 1.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.88% 18.85% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1161 1120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%

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
8195 7629 7663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.33% 7.15% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6638 6053 6150
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.09%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 1254 £40,000 - 105
London +11 505 £48,000 +1.05% 37
South East 0 291 £41,063 +9.50% 23
Yorkshire +28 98 £37,500 +4.16% 9
East Midlands +32 89 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Berkshire -1 88 £44,500 +18.66% 6
City of London +21 83 £50,000 +5.26% 9
West Yorkshire +19 77 £37,500 +2.73% 6
Surrey +7 77 £42,500 +30.76% 4
East of England +16 74 £40,500 +1.25% 3
North West +21 70 £37,500 - 8
West Midlands -3 65 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Scotland +19 51 £35,000 +40.00% 8
Birmingham 0 44 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Leeds +5 40 £37,500 +2.73% 5
South West -82 39 £30,000 -14.28% 10
Hampshire -19 36 £32,750 +2.34% 4
Reading -22 36 £50,000 +35.13% 2
Oxfordshire +19 30 £45,000 +19.75% 3
Manchester +8 30 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Derbyshire +22 28 £35,000 +9.37%
West Sussex -11 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Guildford +20 26 £40,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh +24 25 £35,000 +42.85% 4
Hertfordshire -2 23 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 22 £24,000 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire +12 21 £39,000 -7.69%
Lincolnshire +11 21 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Nottingham +13 20 £24,000 -20.00%
Derby +15 19 £35,000 -9.09%

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SCCM.

1 2214 (81.64%) Windows
2 1772 (65.34%) Microsoft
3 1768 (65.19%) Active Directory
4 1239 (45.69%) VMware
5 1234 (45.50%) Windows Server
6 1063 (39.20%) ITIL
7 900 (33.19%) Citrix
8 826 (30.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 812 (29.94%) SCOM
10 795 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 784 (28.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 720 (26.55%) MS Excel
13 694 (25.59%) Hyper-V
14 691 (25.48%) Windows 7
15 664 (24.48%) MS Exchange
16 611 (22.53%) PowerShell
17 559 (20.61%) Office 365
18 529 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
19 523 (19.28%) Cisco
20 516 (19.03%) Finance
21 499 (18.40%) DNS
22 459 (16.92%) Firewall
23 456 (16.81%) MS Office
24 433 (15.97%) XenApp
25 421 (15.52%) SQL Server
26 395 (14.56%) SQL
27 392 (14.45%) SAN
28 383 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
29 377 (13.90%) DHCP
30 376 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 664 (24.48%) MS Exchange
2 383 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 309 (11.39%) Skype for Business
4 297 (10.95%) SharePoint
5 260 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 226 (8.33%) IIS
7 111 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 71 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 58 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 36 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 26 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
13 25 (0.92%) Tomcat
14 18 (0.66%) Confluence
15 15 (0.55%) CMS
16 14 (0.52%) Apache
17 12 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
18 9 (0.33%) IBM Domino
19 7 (0.26%) iPlanet
20 6 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 720 (26.55%) MS Excel
2 456 (16.81%) MS Office
3 32 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.037%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.037%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.29%) assyst
2 33 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.26%) Eikon
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.11%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 559 (20.61%) Office 365
2 376 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (2.58%) IaaS
5 65 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (1.77%) SaaS
7 46 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
8 40 (1.47%) Amazon S3
9 38 (1.40%) PaaS
10 33 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 24 (0.88%) Mimecast
12 20 (0.74%) OpenShift
13 16 (0.59%) OneDrive
14 15 (0.55%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.18%) Yammer
16 3 (0.11%) Dropbox
16 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
17 2 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 2 (0.074%) AWS CloudFormation
17 2 (0.074%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 499 (18.40%) DNS
2 459 (16.92%) Firewall
3 392 (14.45%) SAN
4 377 (13.90%) DHCP
5 242 (8.92%) LAN
6 239 (8.81%) TCP/IP
7 235 (8.67%) WAN
8 175 (6.45%) VPN
9 95 (3.50%) VoIP
10 90 (3.32%) Skype
11 89 (3.28%) Wireless
12 88 (3.24%) NetScaler
13 65 (2.40%) VLAN
14 61 (2.25%) Internet
14 61 (2.25%) LDAP
15 59 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
16 55 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
16 55 (2.03%) NAS
17 52 (1.92%) iSCSI
18 48 (1.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 79 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 76 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 25 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (0.77%) Relational Database
8 18 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (0.52%) MySQL
9 14 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 11 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.22%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.22%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.18%) Big Data
14 5 (0.18%) EDRMS
14 5 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 65 (2.40%) MSI
2 26 (0.96%) InstallShield
3 23 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (0.66%) Wise Package Studio
5 15 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.52%) JIRA
7 13 (0.48%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.44%) AdminStudio
9 11 (0.41%) Git (software)
9 11 (0.41%) WinDbg
10 8 (0.29%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.18%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.037%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.037%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.037%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.037%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.037%) Toad
General
1 516 (19.03%) Finance
2 124 (4.57%) Banking
3 100 (3.69%) Law
4 84 (3.10%) Retail
5 81 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 80 (2.95%) Publishing
7 57 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 55 (2.03%) Legal
9 47 (1.73%) Advertising
10 46 (1.70%) Financial Institution
11 42 (1.55%) Back Office
12 28 (1.03%) Marketing
13 24 (0.88%) Games
14 15 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.48%) German Language
16 12 (0.44%) Electronics
17 10 (0.37%) Front Office
18 7 (0.26%) Aerospace
19 6 (0.22%) Local Government
20 5 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 511 (18.84%) Analyst
2 456 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 370 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 274 (10.10%) Support Analyst
5 242 (8.92%) Desktop Support
6 213 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 210 (7.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 196 (7.23%) Administrator
9 176 (6.49%) IT Support
10 162 (5.97%) Consultant
11 154 (5.68%) Windows Engineer
12 141 (5.20%) Desktop Engineer
13 138 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
14 136 (5.01%) Server Engineer
15 135 (4.98%) SCCM Engineer
16 133 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
16 133 (4.90%) Architect
17 125 (4.61%) Infrastructure Support
17 125 (4.61%) IT Engineer
18 124 (4.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (4.46%) Web Services
2 72 (2.65%) .NET
3 42 (1.55%) XML
4 37 (1.36%) Middleware
5 34 (1.25%) HTML
6 28 (1.03%) Software Packaging
7 17 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.52%) COM
9 10 (0.37%) XMPP
10 7 (0.26%) SAML
10 7 (0.26%) WAP
11 6 (0.22%) jQuery
11 6 (0.22%) JSON
11 6 (0.22%) LINQ to SQL
12 5 (0.18%) SOAP
12 5 (0.18%) WSH
13 4 (0.15%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.15%) SAP Basis
13 4 (0.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 318 (11.73%) Data Centre
2 209 (7.71%) Clustering
3 182 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 168 (6.19%) Blackberry
5 83 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 69 (2.54%) Replication
6 69 (2.54%) Smartphone
7 60 (2.21%) Fat Client
7 60 (2.21%) Thin Client
8 59 (2.18%) Computer Science
9 57 (2.10%) Private Cloud
10 52 (1.92%) iPhone
11 51 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
12 48 (1.77%) Driving Licence
13 46 (1.70%) EMC VNX
14 39 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
16 36 (1.33%) Hedge funds
17 32 (1.18%) iPad
18 27 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2214 (81.64%) Windows
2 1234 (45.50%) Windows Server
3 795 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 784 (28.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 691 (25.48%) Windows 7
6 294 (10.84%) Linux
7 264 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 262 (9.66%) Windows 10
9 244 (9.00%) Windows 8
10 105 (3.87%) Unix
11 77 (2.84%) Windows XP
12 60 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 56 (2.06%) Android
14 54 (1.99%) Mac OS X
15 47 (1.73%) Apple iOS
16 40 (1.47%) Mac OS
17 23 (0.85%) Solaris
18 14 (0.52%) Windows 2000
18 14 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
19 10 (0.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1063 (39.20%) ITIL
2 193 (7.12%) Project Management
3 189 (6.97%) Service Management
4 179 (6.60%) Service Delivery
5 155 (5.72%) Migration
6 144 (5.31%) Incident Management
7 136 (5.01%) Change Management
8 133 (4.90%) Presales
9 128 (4.72%) Problem Management
10 125 (4.61%) Mentoring
11 123 (4.54%) Application Packaging
12 122 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 94 (3.47%) Patch Management
14 93 (3.43%) Load Balancing
15 89 (3.28%) ITIL V3
16 87 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
17 83 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
18 74 (2.73%) Configuration Management
18 74 (2.73%) Continuous Improvement
19 72 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 611 (22.53%) PowerShell
2 395 (14.56%) SQL
3 162 (5.97%) VBScript
4 79 (2.91%) VB
5 55 (2.03%) Ruby
6 43 (1.59%) Perl
6 43 (1.59%) Python
7 42 (1.55%) C#
8 37 (1.36%) Java
9 22 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 18 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 17 (0.63%) C
12 16 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 12 (0.44%) VB.NET
14 11 (0.41%) C++
15 10 (0.37%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.29%) VBA
17 7 (0.26%) KiXtart
17 7 (0.26%) Korn
18 3 (0.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 529 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 299 (11.03%) MCSE
3 207 (7.63%) Degree
4 194 (7.15%) Security Cleared
5 190 (7.01%) ITIL Certification
6 176 (6.49%) MCP
7 158 (5.83%) MCSA
8 138 (5.09%) SC Cleared
9 124 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 112 (4.13%) Citrix Certification
11 101 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
12 82 (3.02%) CCNA
13 77 (2.84%) CCA
14 64 (2.36%) MCDST
15 56 (2.06%) MCITP
16 30 (1.11%) DV Cleared
17 29 (1.07%) MCTS
18 27 (1.00%) VCP5
19 23 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 20 (0.74%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (9.00%) SLA
2 38 (1.40%) QA
3 25 (0.92%) COBIT
4 11 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.29%) DICOM
5 8 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.22%) ISO19770
6 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.18%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.074%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.037%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1768 (65.19%) Active Directory
2 826 (30.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 694 (25.59%) Hyper-V
4 433 (15.97%) XenApp
5 327 (12.06%) vSphere
6 286 (10.55%) XenDesktop
7 255 (9.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 104 (3.83%) VMware ESX
9 89 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
10 56 (2.06%) XenServer
11 42 (1.55%) vCloud
12 40 (1.47%) Terminal Services
13 39 (1.44%) Firmware
14 36 (1.33%) BitLocker
15 29 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 21 (0.77%) Xen
17 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 17 (0.63%) VMware Server
19 16 (0.59%) DFS Replication
20 15 (0.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 812 (29.94%) SCOM
2 205 (7.56%) WSUS
3 160 (5.90%) SCVMM
4 100 (3.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 73 (2.69%) Puppet
6 66 (2.43%) Backup Exec
6 66 (2.43%) NetBackup
6 66 (2.43%) SCDPM
7 64 (2.36%) SCSM
8 62 (2.29%) SCOrch
9 56 (2.06%) Windows Intune
10 50 (1.84%) Nagios
11 41 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
12 39 (1.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 39 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 39 (1.44%) Tivoli
13 38 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
14 31 (1.14%) Ansible
15 30 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 29 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1772 (65.34%) Microsoft
2 1239 (45.69%) VMware
3 900 (33.19%) Citrix
4 523 (19.28%) Cisco
5 364 (13.42%) HP
6 180 (6.64%) Dell
7 175 (6.45%) NetApp
8 147 (5.42%) Symantec
9 127 (4.68%) EMC
10 125 (4.61%) AppSense
11 109 (4.02%) Apple
12 95 (3.50%) Red Hat
13 74 (2.73%) SolarWinds
14 71 (2.62%) Oracle
15 69 (2.54%) Intel Security
16 65 (2.40%) CommVault
17 62 (2.29%) Veeam
18 58 (2.14%) CheckPoint
19 55 (2.03%) LANDesk
20 53 (1.95%) 3PAR
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £29,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Overtime + Training + Development
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago