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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 237 265 255
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1350 1283 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 1.09% 1.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.64% 17.33% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1021 988
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%

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
7655 7402 7040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.29% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6063 5949 5661
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 7 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 7 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 +12 1226 £40,000 -5.88% 152
London -4 444 £47,500 +1.06% 64
South East +18 351 £38,782 -3.04% 30
South West +48 129 £38,500 +31.62% 12
Surrey +32 124 £37,500 +11.94% 7
City of London -33 96 £50,000 +3.09% 15
East of England +15 79 £37,250 -12.35% 14
Berkshire -38 77 £38,500 -14.44% 12
North West +35 72 £35,000 -4.43% 13
West Midlands -30 58 £46,125 +15.31% 6
West Sussex +7 52 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East Midlands +20 48 £32,000 -17.94% 6
Yorkshire -59 47 £35,750 -4.66% 4
Hampshire +2 44 £32,000 -11.11% 4
Reading -12 44 £37,000 -22.10% 8
Hertfordshire +7 43 £35,000 -30.00% 11
Scotland +36 38 £35,000 -4.10% 8
Cheshire +26 36 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Crawley +19 35 £42,500 -6.59% 1
Gloucestershire +18 34 £32,500 +41.30% 5
Birmingham -15 31 £51,750 +8.94% 2
Wiltshire +10 29 £35,000 +32.07%
West Yorkshire -47 29 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Northamptonshire +19 26 £25,500 -23.88% 1
Northampton +16 24 £21,250 -43.33% 1
Manchester +2 24 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Somerset +31 22 £41,250 +52.77% 3
Woking +23 22 £22,500 -32.83% 2
Kent +17 21 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Staines -4 21 £31,500 +28.57% 2

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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 2413 (79.51%) Windows
2 2042 (67.28%) Microsoft
3 1902 (62.67%) Active Directory
4 1427 (47.02%) VMware
5 1114 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 996 (32.82%) ITIL
7 993 (32.72%) SCOM
8 989 (32.59%) Citrix
9 984 (32.42%) MS Exchange
10 907 (29.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 904 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 818 (26.95%) Windows 7
13 809 (26.66%) MS Excel
14 725 (23.89%) Hyper-V
15 692 (22.80%) PowerShell
16 656 (21.61%) DNS
17 616 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
18 613 (20.20%) SAN
19 578 (19.04%) Exchange Server 2010
20 559 (18.42%) DHCP
21 552 (18.19%) SQL Server
22 549 (18.09%) Windows Server 2003
23 540 (17.79%) Cisco
24 537 (17.69%) MS Office
25 524 (17.27%) Lync
26 508 (16.74%) XenApp
27 493 (16.24%) HP
28 487 (16.05%) SQL
29 469 (15.45%) SharePoint
30 425 (14.00%) MCSE

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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
1 984 (32.42%) MS Exchange
2 578 (19.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 524 (17.27%) Lync
4 469 (15.45%) SharePoint
5 241 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 237 (7.81%) IIS
7 195 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 149 (4.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 95 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 69 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 67 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
12 61 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
13 34 (1.12%) IBM Notes
13 34 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
14 27 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
15 19 (0.63%) Apache
16 15 (0.49%) WorkSite
17 14 (0.46%) Tomcat
18 13 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
19 5 (0.16%) Site Server
Applications
1 809 (26.66%) MS Excel
2 537 (17.69%) MS Office
3 47 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.72%) MS Project
6 6 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.066%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.033%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.40%) Summit
4 8 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.13%) SAP CCM
6 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.13%) Primavera
6 4 (0.13%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.066%) RMDS
7 2 (0.066%) Eikon
8 1 (0.033%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.033%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 365 (12.03%) Office 365
2 167 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (1.91%) SaaS
5 56 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (1.25%) IaaS
7 32 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (1.05%) Amazon S3
8 19 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (0.53%) PaaS
10 12 (0.40%) Google Apps
10 12 (0.40%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.16%) Symantec.cloud
12 2 (0.066%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.066%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.066%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.066%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.033%) Yammer
13 1 (0.033%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 656 (21.61%) DNS
2 613 (20.20%) SAN
3 559 (18.42%) DHCP
4 397 (13.08%) TCP/IP
5 352 (11.60%) Firewall
6 328 (10.81%) LAN
7 309 (10.18%) WAN
8 182 (6.00%) VPN
9 134 (4.42%) VoIP
10 114 (3.76%) VLAN
11 106 (3.49%) NetScaler
12 102 (3.36%) NAS
13 98 (3.23%) Internet
14 78 (2.57%) iSCSI
15 68 (2.24%) Wireless
16 61 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
17 45 (1.48%) LDAP
18 43 (1.42%) SSL
19 42 (1.38%) MPLS
20 41 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 552 (18.19%) SQL Server
2 203 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 122 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 106 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (0.92%) MySQL
6 20 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
8 18 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (0.53%) Redis
10 11 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.23%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Power View
14 5 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.16%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.13%) OLTP
15 4 (0.13%) OLAP
15 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 145 (4.78%) MSI
2 78 (2.57%) InstallShield
3 24 (0.79%) AdminStudio
4 17 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 15 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (0.36%) JIRA
7 6 (0.20%) Subversion
8 5 (0.16%) WinDbg
8 5 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.099%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.099%) Hudson
10 3 (0.099%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.066%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.066%) Selenium
11 2 (0.066%) CppUnit
11 2 (0.066%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.066%) NUnit
12 1 (0.033%) Serena SBM
General
1 395 (13.01%) Finance
2 120 (3.95%) Banking
3 107 (3.53%) Law
4 98 (3.23%) Advertising
5 91 (3.00%) Legal
6 64 (2.11%) Back Office
7 61 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 47 (1.55%) Retail
9 46 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 38 (1.25%) Marketing
11 29 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.86%) Publishing
13 17 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.26%) Games
14 8 (0.26%) Electronics
15 6 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.16%) Front Office
17 3 (0.099%) Local Government
18 2 (0.066%) Billing
18 2 (0.066%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 596 (19.64%) Analyst
2 375 (12.36%) Support Engineer
3 361 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 230 (7.58%) Consultant
5 225 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 184 (6.06%) Desktop Support
7 163 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support
8 159 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
9 149 (4.91%) Administrator
10 147 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 143 (4.71%) Desktop Engineer
12 126 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
13 123 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
14 118 (3.89%) Architect
15 102 (3.36%) IT Support
16 94 (3.10%) SCCM Engineer
17 89 (2.93%) Technical Support
18 88 (2.90%) Team Leader
19 82 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
20 78 (2.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (5.80%) Application Packaging
2 81 (2.67%) Web Services
3 80 (2.64%) Software Packaging
4 67 (2.21%) .NET
5 42 (1.38%) JSP
6 20 (0.66%) CGI
7 15 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 13 (0.43%) SAML
9 11 (0.36%) COM
9 11 (0.36%) HTML
9 11 (0.36%) WAP
10 10 (0.33%) WSH
10 10 (0.33%) ISPF
11 8 (0.26%) MSMQ
11 8 (0.26%) X-Windows
11 8 (0.26%) XML
12 7 (0.23%) Middleware
12 7 (0.23%) WCF
13 5 (0.16%) SAP PI
13 5 (0.16%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 384 (12.65%) Data Centre
2 212 (6.99%) Clustering
3 211 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 193 (6.36%) Blackberry
5 94 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 64 (2.11%) Replication
7 58 (1.91%) Thin Client
7 58 (1.91%) Fat Client
8 57 (1.88%) EqualLogic
9 53 (1.75%) Private Cloud
10 50 (1.65%) Client/Server
11 43 (1.42%) Hedge funds
12 40 (1.32%) Computer Science
13 32 (1.05%) PKI
14 29 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
15 28 (0.92%) iPhone
16 27 (0.89%) HP Storage
16 27 (0.89%) CMDB
17 26 (0.86%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2413 (79.51%) Windows
2 1114 (36.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 907 (29.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 818 (26.95%) Windows 7
5 549 (18.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 308 (10.15%) Windows 8
7 285 (9.39%) Linux
8 272 (8.96%) Windows XP
9 65 (2.14%) Android
10 58 (1.91%) UNIX
11 55 (1.81%) Windows Vista
12 54 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (1.42%) Mac OS X
14 39 (1.29%) Apple iOS
15 28 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 21 (0.69%) Solaris
17 15 (0.49%) Windows 2000
18 14 (0.46%) AIX
19 12 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
20 11 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 996 (32.82%) ITIL
2 267 (8.80%) Migration
3 260 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 196 (6.46%) Service Management
5 195 (6.43%) Project Management
6 193 (6.36%) Patch Management
7 182 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 139 (4.58%) Change Management
9 137 (4.51%) Asset Management
10 134 (4.42%) Problem Management
11 123 (4.05%) Configuration Management
12 120 (3.95%) Mentoring
13 96 (3.16%) ITSM
13 96 (3.16%) Incident Management
14 90 (2.97%) Data Protection
15 88 (2.90%) Line Management
16 83 (2.73%) Software Distribution
16 83 (2.73%) Change Control
17 79 (2.60%) PRINCE2
18 72 (2.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 692 (22.80%) PowerShell
2 487 (16.05%) SQL
3 132 (4.35%) VB
4 120 (3.95%) VBScript
5 29 (0.96%) Java
6 24 (0.79%) C
7 19 (0.63%) JavaScript
8 18 (0.59%) C#
8 18 (0.59%) T-SQL
9 17 (0.56%) Perl
9 17 (0.56%) Python
10 12 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 10 (0.33%) PHP
12 9 (0.30%) Ruby
13 6 (0.20%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.20%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.16%) VBA
15 1 (0.033%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.033%) R
15 1 (0.033%) C++
Qualifications
1 616 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 425 (14.00%) MCSE
3 349 (11.50%) Security Cleared
4 253 (8.34%) MCITP
5 248 (8.17%) MCP
6 246 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 212 (6.99%) MCSA
8 207 (6.82%) Degree
9 155 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
10 151 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 133 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
12 122 (4.02%) DV Cleared
13 104 (3.43%) CCNA
14 100 (3.29%) Citrix Certification
15 88 (2.90%) CCA
16 51 (1.68%) A+ Certification
17 49 (1.61%) MCTS
18 40 (1.32%) CCNP
19 33 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 31 (1.02%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (9.98%) SLA
2 66 (2.17%) QA
3 37 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.20%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.033%) HL7
8 1 (0.033%) DICOM
8 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1902 (62.67%) Active Directory
2 904 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 725 (23.89%) Hyper-V
4 508 (16.74%) XenApp
5 395 (13.01%) Microsoft App-V
6 371 (12.22%) vSphere
7 326 (10.74%) XenDesktop
8 188 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
9 165 (5.44%) VMware ESX
10 86 (2.83%) XenServer
11 64 (2.11%) Terminal Services
12 59 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 34 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 32 (1.05%) VMware Server
15 30 (0.99%) UAG
16 29 (0.96%) vCloud
17 25 (0.82%) BitLocker
18 20 (0.66%) Firmware
19 18 (0.59%) Terminal Server
19 18 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 993 (32.72%) SCOM
2 229 (7.55%) WSUS
3 189 (6.23%) SCVMM
4 94 (3.10%) Backup Exec
5 75 (2.47%) NetBackup
6 72 (2.37%) SCSM
7 67 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 63 (2.08%) SCOrch
9 62 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 47 (1.55%) HP SIM
11 39 (1.29%) SCDPM
12 37 (1.22%) Nagios
13 36 (1.19%) Windows Intune
14 33 (1.09%) BladeLogic
15 32 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
16 30 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
16 30 (0.99%) EdgeSight
17 29 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 27 (0.89%) vMotion
19 25 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2042 (67.28%) Microsoft
2 1427 (47.02%) VMware
3 989 (32.59%) Citrix
4 540 (17.79%) Cisco
5 493 (16.24%) HP
6 243 (8.01%) Dell
7 176 (5.80%) Symantec
8 165 (5.44%) NetApp
9 160 (5.27%) AppSense
10 155 (5.11%) EMC
11 105 (3.46%) Altiris
12 95 (3.13%) IBM
12 95 (3.13%) SolarWinds
13 84 (2.77%) Veeam
14 83 (2.73%) Apple
15 80 (2.64%) Oracle
16 71 (2.34%) McAfee
17 67 (2.21%) Red Hat
18 64 (2.11%) SAP
19 60 (1.98%) Avaya
West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40k - £45k plus 10% bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday