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 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 227 259 248
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1433 1303 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.31% 1.11% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.58% 17.17% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1038 987
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -9.30%

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 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 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
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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
England +20 1298 £40,000 -5.88% 152
London -1 506 £47,500 +2.15% 72
South East +15 361 £40,000 +2.56% 28
Surrey +51 154 £39,500 +11.26% 6
City of London -34 113 £50,000 +1.52% 20
South West +22 109 £39,000 +39.28% 9
East of England +2 79 £34,000 -19.04% 7
North West +23 74 £31,500 -30.00% 13
West Midlands -18 68 £46,000 +16.45% 7
Berkshire -53 67 £39,500 -12.22% 9
Yorkshire -35 65 £35,000 -11.39% 8
West Sussex +23 54 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland +46 50 £33,000 -5.71% 7
East Midlands +22 46 £30,000 -23.07% 3
Birmingham +13 45 £47,500 +2.15% 2
West Yorkshire -15 43 £35,000 -5.40% 3
Crawley +19 40 £50,500 +11.60%
Hampshire +2 40 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Cheshire +36 39 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Hertfordshire -13 38 £34,500 -31.00% 4
Reading -8 35 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Manchester +8 32 £30,000 -33.33% 7
Leeds +5 32 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Gloucestershire +12 29 £33,000 +20.00% 2
Guildford +31 28 £42,500 +11.84%
Egham - 26 £41,250 - 1
Somerset +21 23 £41,250 +52.77% 2
Kent +24 21 £36,250 +31.81% 5
Edinburgh +20 21 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Wiltshire +4 21 £37,500 +41.50%

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2403 (79.81%) Windows
2 2021 (67.12%) Microsoft
3 1904 (63.23%) Active Directory
4 1385 (46.00%) VMware
5 1081 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1040 (34.54%) ITIL
7 960 (31.88%) MS Exchange
8 957 (31.78%) Citrix
9 953 (31.65%) SCOM
10 874 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 865 (28.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 810 (26.90%) Windows 7
12 810 (26.90%) MS Excel
13 713 (23.68%) Hyper-V
14 696 (23.12%) PowerShell
15 645 (21.42%) DNS
16 607 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
17 587 (19.50%) SAN
18 567 (18.83%) SQL Server
19 558 (18.53%) Exchange Server 2010
20 551 (18.30%) DHCP
21 540 (17.93%) Windows Server 2003
22 527 (17.50%) MS Office
23 526 (17.47%) Cisco
24 506 (16.81%) Lync
25 498 (16.54%) XenApp
25 498 (16.54%) SharePoint
26 496 (16.47%) SQL
27 457 (15.18%) HP
28 415 (13.78%) MCSE

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 960 (31.88%) MS Exchange
2 558 (18.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 506 (16.81%) Lync
4 498 (16.54%) SharePoint
5 238 (7.90%) IIS
6 233 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 196 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 159 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 92 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 66 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 61 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
12 60 (1.99%) Office Communications Server
13 39 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
14 38 (1.26%) IBM Notes
15 36 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
16 26 (0.86%) Apache
17 20 (0.66%) Tomcat
18 14 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
18 14 (0.46%) WorkSite
19 9 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 810 (26.90%) MS Excel
2 527 (17.50%) MS Office
3 41 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.90%) MS Project
6 6 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.100%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.100%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.066%) CATIA
9 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.033%) Revit
9 1 (0.033%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 22 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.43%) Summit
4 10 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.20%) Agresso
7 4 (0.13%) Primavera
7 4 (0.13%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.100%) Eikon
8 3 (0.100%) SAP CCM
8 3 (0.100%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.066%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.066%) RMDS
10 1 (0.033%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 393 (13.05%) Office 365
2 177 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (1.86%) SaaS
6 40 (1.33%) IaaS
7 32 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (1.06%) Amazon S3
8 22 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (0.53%) Mimecast
10 15 (0.50%) PaaS
11 13 (0.43%) Google Apps
12 7 (0.23%) Symantec.cloud
13 2 (0.066%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.066%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.066%) AWS CloudTrail
14 1 (0.033%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.033%) Nimbula
14 1 (0.033%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 645 (21.42%) DNS
2 587 (19.50%) SAN
3 551 (18.30%) DHCP
4 358 (11.89%) Firewall
5 354 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 313 (10.40%) LAN
7 289 (9.60%) WAN
8 178 (5.91%) VPN
9 135 (4.48%) VoIP
10 104 (3.45%) VLAN
11 101 (3.35%) NAS
12 97 (3.22%) NetScaler
13 96 (3.19%) Internet
14 70 (2.32%) iSCSI
15 65 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
16 64 (2.13%) Wireless
17 48 (1.59%) LDAP
18 41 (1.36%) MPLS
19 40 (1.33%) WLAN
20 38 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 567 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 211 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 137 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 116 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (1.26%) MySQL
6 26 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (0.53%) Redis
8 16 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.30%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Power View
14 5 (0.17%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.13%) PerformancePoint
15 4 (0.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 4 (0.13%) OLTP
15 4 (0.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 154 (5.11%) MSI
2 80 (2.66%) InstallShield
3 32 (1.06%) AdminStudio
4 17 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 14 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.40%) JIRA
7 10 (0.33%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.23%) Subversion
9 6 (0.20%) Selenium
9 6 (0.20%) CppUnit
9 6 (0.20%) WebDriver
9 6 (0.20%) NUnit
10 5 (0.17%) WinDbg
10 5 (0.17%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.13%) Hudson
11 4 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.100%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.066%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.033%) Maven
General
1 412 (13.68%) Finance
2 128 (4.25%) Banking
3 100 (3.32%) Law
4 85 (2.82%) Advertising
5 82 (2.72%) Legal
6 68 (2.26%) Back Office
7 65 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 50 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 45 (1.49%) Retail
10 38 (1.26%) Marketing
11 30 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.86%) Publishing
13 15 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.43%) Games
15 11 (0.37%) Electronics
16 8 (0.27%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.23%) Front Office
18 5 (0.17%) Local Government
19 3 (0.100%) Automotive
20 2 (0.066%) Billing
Job Titles
1 576 (19.13%) Analyst
2 398 (13.22%) Support Engineer
3 357 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 225 (7.47%) Support Analyst
5 218 (7.24%) Consultant
6 197 (6.54%) Desktop Support
7 171 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 156 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
9 150 (4.98%) Administrator
10 147 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
11 127 (4.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 121 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
13 120 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support
14 112 (3.72%) Architect
15 106 (3.52%) IT Support
16 93 (3.09%) SCCM Engineer
17 91 (3.02%) Technical Support
18 89 (2.96%) Team Leader
18 89 (2.96%) Desktop Analyst
19 87 (2.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (6.11%) Application Packaging
2 86 (2.86%) Web Services
3 76 (2.52%) Software Packaging
4 65 (2.16%) .NET
5 41 (1.36%) JSP
6 20 (0.66%) CGI
7 17 (0.56%) ASP.NET
8 13 (0.43%) COM
8 13 (0.43%) XML
8 13 (0.43%) WCF
9 10 (0.33%) ISPF
9 10 (0.33%) WAP
10 9 (0.30%) Middleware
11 8 (0.27%) SAML
11 8 (0.27%) WSH
11 8 (0.27%) X-Windows
12 7 (0.23%) MSMQ
13 6 (0.20%) SAP Basis
14 5 (0.17%) HTML
14 5 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 343 (11.39%) Data Centre
2 218 (7.24%) Clustering
3 200 (6.64%) Blackberry
3 200 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 85 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 61 (2.03%) Replication
6 58 (1.93%) EqualLogic
7 57 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 56 (1.86%) Private Cloud
9 53 (1.76%) Fat Client
9 53 (1.76%) Thin Client
10 47 (1.56%) Computer Science
11 44 (1.46%) Hedge funds
12 35 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
13 34 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 32 (1.06%) iPhone
15 27 (0.90%) CMDB
15 27 (0.90%) PKI
16 26 (0.86%) iPad
16 26 (0.86%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2403 (79.81%) Windows
2 1081 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 874 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 810 (26.90%) Windows 7
5 540 (17.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 302 (10.03%) Linux
7 296 (9.83%) Windows 8
8 254 (8.44%) Windows XP
9 65 (2.16%) Android
10 56 (1.86%) UNIX
11 52 (1.73%) Windows Vista
12 51 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (1.43%) Apple iOS
14 39 (1.30%) Mac OS X
15 29 (0.96%) Mac OS
16 27 (0.90%) Solaris
17 25 (0.83%) Windows 2000
18 18 (0.60%) AIX
19 17 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
20 13 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1040 (34.54%) ITIL
2 269 (8.93%) Service Delivery
3 250 (8.30%) Migration
4 199 (6.61%) Patch Management
5 197 (6.54%) Project Management
6 180 (5.98%) Service Management
7 156 (5.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 143 (4.75%) Asset Management
9 135 (4.48%) Change Management
10 132 (4.38%) Problem Management
11 118 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 118 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 98 (3.25%) ITSM
13 88 (2.92%) Incident Management
14 87 (2.89%) Data Protection
15 85 (2.82%) PRINCE2
16 80 (2.66%) Line Management
17 79 (2.62%) Software Distribution
18 77 (2.56%) Change Control
19 73 (2.42%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 696 (23.12%) PowerShell
2 496 (16.47%) SQL
3 127 (4.22%) VBScript
4 119 (3.95%) VB
5 29 (0.96%) Java
6 26 (0.86%) C
7 20 (0.66%) Python
8 19 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 17 (0.56%) C#
10 16 (0.53%) Perl
11 15 (0.50%) Bash Shell
12 13 (0.43%) PHP
13 11 (0.37%) JavaScript
14 7 (0.23%) Ruby
15 6 (0.20%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.17%) VBA
16 5 (0.17%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.13%) C++
18 3 (0.100%) Objective-C
19 1 (0.033%) R
Qualifications
1 607 (20.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 415 (13.78%) MCSE
3 327 (10.86%) Security Cleared
4 239 (7.94%) MCITP
5 231 (7.67%) SC Cleared
6 220 (7.31%) MCSA
7 218 (7.24%) MCP
8 206 (6.84%) Degree
9 170 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
10 143 (4.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 122 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
12 102 (3.39%) DV Cleared
13 95 (3.16%) CCNA
14 91 (3.02%) Citrix Certification
15 80 (2.66%) CCA
16 44 (1.46%) CCNP
16 44 (1.46%) MCTS
17 43 (1.43%) A+ Certification
18 40 (1.33%) MCDST
19 30 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (9.73%) SLA
2 77 (2.56%) QA
3 40 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.23%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.033%) HL7
9 1 (0.033%) DICOM
9 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1904 (63.23%) Active Directory
2 865 (28.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 713 (23.68%) Hyper-V
4 498 (16.54%) XenApp
5 358 (11.89%) vSphere
5 358 (11.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 289 (9.60%) XenDesktop
7 183 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
8 146 (4.85%) VMware ESX
9 81 (2.69%) XenServer
10 65 (2.16%) Terminal Services
11 52 (1.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 36 (1.20%) UAG
13 28 (0.93%) BitLocker
13 28 (0.93%) Firmware
14 27 (0.90%) ISA Server
15 25 (0.83%) VMware Server
15 25 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 23 (0.76%) vCloud
17 22 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 953 (31.65%) SCOM
2 241 (8.00%) WSUS
3 190 (6.31%) SCVMM
4 103 (3.42%) Backup Exec
5 67 (2.23%) SCSM
6 62 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 57 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 56 (1.86%) NetBackup
9 52 (1.73%) SCOrch
10 40 (1.33%) HP SIM
10 40 (1.33%) Windows Intune
11 38 (1.26%) SCDPM
12 35 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 34 (1.13%) Nagios
14 33 (1.10%) BladeLogic
15 29 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
16 28 (0.93%) vMotion
17 26 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
18 25 (0.83%) EdgeSight
19 24 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2021 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 1385 (46.00%) VMware
3 957 (31.78%) Citrix
4 526 (17.47%) Cisco
5 457 (15.18%) HP
6 213 (7.07%) Dell
7 169 (5.61%) Symantec
8 162 (5.38%) NetApp
9 156 (5.18%) AppSense
10 137 (4.55%) EMC
11 95 (3.16%) SolarWinds
12 84 (2.79%) Altiris
13 81 (2.69%) Avaya
14 80 (2.66%) Oracle
15 79 (2.62%) Veeam
16 77 (2.56%) IBM
17 76 (2.52%) Apple
18 71 (2.36%) McAfee
19 64 (2.13%) Red Hat
20 62 (2.06%) Remedy
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