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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 197 265 281
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +16
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1631 1106 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.03% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.81% 16.61% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 857 796
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,135 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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
7150 6657 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.68% 6.22% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5703 5211 4677
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 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +75 1553 £42,500 +6.25% 179
London +96 609 £50,000 +11.11% 69
South East +38 344 £41,000 -1.44% 30
City of London +34 154 £52,500 +10.52% 21
East of England +51 130 £38,500 +2.66% 13
South West +51 129 £35,000 +34.61% 18
Berkshire +30 117 £43,000 -4.44% 14
Yorkshire +23 111 £34,000 +4.61% 11
North West +21 95 £32,500 +8.33% 15
Hampshire +52 83 £36,000 -7.69% 8
West Yorkshire +31 81 £35,000 +16.66% 8
East Midlands +43 67 £38,500 +1.31% 13
Surrey +4 64 £35,000 -17.64% 3
West Midlands -29 61 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Reading +18 57 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Hertfordshire +30 54 £34,000 -15.52% 9
Andover +22 53 £36,000 +20.00%
Manchester +21 52 £31,000 +12.72% 9
Birmingham +4 44 £52,250 +74.16% 1
Gloucestershire +27 41 £31,500 +28.57% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 41 £38,500 +28.33%
Cambridge +29 36 £40,500 +15.71%
Scotland +1 35 £37,500 +8.69% 5
Wiltshire +18 31 £32,000 +18.51% 1
Cheshire +10 29 £36,500 -16.57% 2
Leeds -5 29 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Leicestershire +31 28 £42,000 +10.52% 4
West Sussex +10 26 £42,500 +6.25%
Woking +26 25 £23,500 -57.27% 1
Cheltenham - 25 £31,250 - 2

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2482 (82.90%) Windows
2 1991 (66.50%) Microsoft
3 1944 (64.93%) Active Directory
4 1414 (47.23%) VMware
5 1097 (36.64%) SCOM
5 1097 (36.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 989 (33.03%) Citrix
7 985 (32.90%) MS Exchange
8 961 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 884 (29.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 859 (28.69%) MS Excel
11 836 (27.92%) ITIL
12 830 (27.72%) Windows 7
13 792 (26.45%) Hyper-V
14 655 (21.88%) DNS
14 655 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 631 (21.08%) PowerShell
16 598 (19.97%) Windows Server 2003
17 586 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
18 583 (19.47%) SAN
19 553 (18.47%) HP
20 516 (17.23%) MS Office
21 515 (17.20%) DHCP
22 496 (16.57%) SQL Server
23 495 (16.53%) SQL
24 482 (16.10%) Cisco
25 477 (15.93%) MCSE
26 420 (14.03%) Lync
27 405 (13.53%) Finance
28 401 (13.39%) SharePoint

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 985 (32.90%) MS Exchange
2 586 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 420 (14.03%) Lync
4 401 (13.39%) SharePoint
5 259 (8.65%) IIS
6 254 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 188 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 123 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 91 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 76 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
11 73 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 63 (2.10%) Office Communications Server
13 28 (0.94%) IBM Notes
14 23 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
15 11 (0.37%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.37%) Apache
15 11 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
17 7 (0.23%) MS Project Server
17 7 (0.23%) WorkSite
Applications
1 859 (28.69%) MS Excel
2 516 (17.23%) MS Office
3 49 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.47%) MS Project
6 3 (0.10%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.067%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.067%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 25 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.37%) Eikon
5 7 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.10%) SAP CCM
7 3 (0.10%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.033%) assyst
8 1 (0.033%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.033%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.033%) Summit
8 1 (0.033%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.033%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 301 (10.05%) Office 365
2 166 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (1.44%) IaaS
4 34 (1.14%) SaaS
5 24 (0.80%) PaaS
6 15 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.33%) Google Apps
7 10 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.10%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 655 (21.88%) DNS
2 583 (19.47%) SAN
3 515 (17.20%) DHCP
4 393 (13.13%) TCP/IP
5 298 (9.95%) WAN
6 290 (9.69%) LAN
7 286 (9.55%) Firewall
8 188 (6.28%) VPN
9 109 (3.64%) VoIP
10 103 (3.44%) iSCSI
11 102 (3.41%) VLAN
12 92 (3.07%) Internet
13 91 (3.04%) NAS
14 90 (3.01%) NetScaler
15 86 (2.87%) Wireless
16 55 (1.84%) Network Security
17 43 (1.44%) MPLS
17 43 (1.44%) SSL
18 41 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
19 40 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 175 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 104 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 87 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (1.17%) MySQL
6 17 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 15 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.30%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.23%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.10%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.10%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.067%) MS Access
14 2 (0.067%) DB2
Development Applications
1 106 (3.54%) MSI
2 28 (0.94%) AdminStudio
3 23 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (0.73%) InstallShield
5 11 (0.37%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
6 6 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.067%) Serena SBM
8 2 (0.067%) StarTeam
8 2 (0.067%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.033%) Hudson
9 1 (0.033%) JIRA
General
1 405 (13.53%) Finance
2 125 (4.18%) Banking
3 90 (3.01%) Retail
4 87 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 80 (2.67%) Law
6 74 (2.47%) Legal
7 72 (2.40%) Advertising
8 31 (1.04%) Back Office
9 28 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 27 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 26 (0.87%) Marketing
12 24 (0.80%) Publishing
13 14 (0.47%) Electronics
14 9 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.27%) Billing
15 8 (0.27%) Military
16 7 (0.23%) Welsh Language
17 5 (0.17%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.17%) French Language
18 4 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 583 (19.47%) Analyst
2 370 (12.36%) Support Engineer
3 325 (10.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 274 (9.15%) Consultant
5 223 (7.45%) Support Analyst
6 173 (5.78%) Desktop Support
7 168 (5.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 164 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
9 162 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 152 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 151 (5.04%) Administrator
12 149 (4.98%) Architect
13 119 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
14 118 (3.94%) Team Leader
15 107 (3.57%) Server Engineer
16 104 (3.47%) Service Analyst
17 95 (3.17%) Technical Support
17 95 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
18 94 (3.14%) Technical Consultant
18 94 (3.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (6.08%) Application Packaging
2 67 (2.24%) .NET
3 44 (1.47%) Software Packaging
4 33 (1.10%) Web Services
5 26 (0.87%) SAML
6 17 (0.57%) MSMQ
7 16 (0.53%) HTML
8 13 (0.43%) JSP
9 9 (0.30%) WSH
10 8 (0.27%) Middleware
10 8 (0.27%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.23%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (0.20%) XML
13 4 (0.13%) COM
13 4 (0.13%) SAP PI
14 3 (0.10%) X-Windows
15 2 (0.067%) WAP
16 1 (0.033%) SOAP
16 1 (0.033%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 223 (7.45%) Clustering
2 207 (6.91%) Blackberry
3 179 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 58 (1.94%) Replication
5 58 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 46 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 44 (1.47%) Thin Client
7 44 (1.47%) Fat Client
7 44 (1.47%) Hedge funds
8 43 (1.44%) PKI
9 32 (1.07%) iPhone
10 28 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
12 25 (0.84%) User Experience
13 24 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (0.63%) iPad
14 19 (0.63%) Open Source
15 17 (0.57%) EqualLogic
15 17 (0.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2482 (82.90%) Windows
2 1097 (36.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 884 (29.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 830 (27.72%) Windows 7
5 598 (19.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 306 (10.22%) Windows 8
7 302 (10.09%) Windows XP
8 272 (9.08%) Linux
9 85 (2.84%) UNIX
10 66 (2.20%) Windows Vista
10 66 (2.20%) Android
11 54 (1.80%) Apple iOS
12 49 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 49 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 42 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 32 (1.07%) Mac OS
15 24 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
15 24 (0.80%) Windows 2000
16 11 (0.37%) Solaris
17 6 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (27.92%) ITIL
2 235 (7.85%) Migration
3 202 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 197 (6.58%) Service Delivery
5 193 (6.45%) Service Management
6 167 (5.58%) Change Management
7 160 (5.34%) Project Management
8 136 (4.54%) Problem Management
9 123 (4.11%) Mentoring
10 96 (3.21%) Software Deployment
10 96 (3.21%) Configuration Management
11 95 (3.17%) Software Distribution
12 92 (3.07%) Asset Management
13 88 (2.94%) Incident Management
14 86 (2.87%) Line Management
15 80 (2.67%) PRINCE2
16 79 (2.64%) ITSM
17 76 (2.54%) Data Protection
18 63 (2.10%) Change Control
18 63 (2.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 631 (21.08%) PowerShell
2 495 (16.53%) SQL
3 127 (4.24%) VB
4 108 (3.61%) VBScript
5 33 (1.10%) Perl
6 28 (0.94%) Java
7 27 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 25 (0.84%) C
9 20 (0.67%) Shell Script
10 19 (0.63%) Python
11 17 (0.57%) Ruby
11 17 (0.57%) C#
12 8 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.20%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.13%) PHP
15 2 (0.067%) R
16 1 (0.033%) Winbatch
16 1 (0.033%) C++
16 1 (0.033%) Lua
16 1 (0.033%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 655 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 477 (15.93%) MCSE
3 386 (12.89%) Security Cleared
4 320 (10.69%) SC Cleared
5 252 (8.42%) MCP
6 235 (7.85%) MCITP
7 215 (7.18%) Degree
8 166 (5.54%) MCSA
9 165 (5.51%) DV Cleared
10 141 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 104 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
12 100 (3.34%) Citrix Certification
13 86 (2.87%) MCTS
14 72 (2.40%) CCNA
15 59 (1.97%) CCA
16 54 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
17 49 (1.64%) A+ Certification
18 44 (1.47%) VCP4
19 39 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 31 (1.04%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (8.95%) SLA
2 28 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 24 (0.80%) QA
4 23 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.23%) COBIT
8 2 (0.067%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.033%) HL7
9 1 (0.033%) DICOM
System Software
1 1944 (64.93%) Active Directory
2 961 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 792 (26.45%) Hyper-V
4 399 (13.33%) XenApp
5 351 (11.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 318 (10.62%) vSphere
7 313 (10.45%) XenDesktop
8 191 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
9 149 (4.98%) VMware ESX
10 76 (2.54%) ISA Server
11 75 (2.51%) Forefront TMG
12 53 (1.77%) UAG
12 53 (1.77%) XenServer
12 53 (1.77%) Terminal Services
13 52 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 49 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 41 (1.37%) VMware Server
15 41 (1.37%) vCloud
16 25 (0.84%) Terminal Server
16 25 (0.84%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1097 (36.64%) SCOM
2 272 (9.08%) SCVMM
3 198 (6.61%) WSUS
4 128 (4.28%) SCOrch
5 120 (4.01%) NetBackup
6 113 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 96 (3.21%) Backup Exec
8 93 (3.11%) SCSM
9 86 (2.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 85 (2.84%) SCDPM
11 62 (2.07%) Nagios
12 57 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 55 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 52 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
15 39 (1.30%) HP SIM
16 33 (1.10%) ARCserve
17 32 (1.07%) WMI
18 30 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
18 30 (1.00%) Puppet
19 28 (0.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1991 (66.50%) Microsoft
2 1414 (47.23%) VMware
3 989 (33.03%) Citrix
4 553 (18.47%) HP
5 482 (16.10%) Cisco
6 253 (8.45%) Dell
7 220 (7.35%) Symantec
8 182 (6.08%) EMC
9 163 (5.44%) NetApp
10 116 (3.87%) AppSense
11 108 (3.61%) McAfee
12 106 (3.54%) IBM
13 103 (3.44%) Altiris
14 102 (3.41%) Apple
15 83 (2.77%) Oracle
16 81 (2.71%) Sophos
17 72 (2.40%) SolarWinds
18 71 (2.37%) LANDesk
19 68 (2.27%) Veeam
20 64 (2.14%) Avaya
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits and On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £38000.00 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension, bonus, 27 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago