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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 229 252 288
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +36
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1456 1389 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 1.27% 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.29% 17.16% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1125 1047
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
8422 8096 7914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.56% 7.40% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6846 6389 6400
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +24 1328 £42,500 +6.25% 114
London +48 543 £48,000 +1.05% 31
South East -7 307 £42,253 +12.67% 20
East Midlands +46 104 £35,000 +8.52% 5
Yorkshire +66 98 £37,500 +5.63% 10
Berkshire +14 96 £45,000 +12.50% 7
City of London +48 88 £52,500 +5.00% 5
West Yorkshire +54 79 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Surrey +10 74 £42,500 +21.42% 7
East of England +30 70 £37,500 - 5
West Midlands +8 70 £45,000 -1.09% 13
North West +16 69 £40,000 +13.47% 15
Birmingham +14 51 £47,500 -1.04% 7
Leeds +39 43 £37,500 +1.35% 4
Scotland +2 42 £35,000 +7.69% 8
South West -76 42 £35,250 -6.00% 12
Hampshire -3 41 £40,000 +25.00% 1
West Sussex -21 36 £40,500 -4.70% 2
Reading -4 35 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Manchester +16 34 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Northamptonshire +17 30 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Hertfordshire +13 28 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Lincolnshire +9 28 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Northampton +15 27 £37,500 +120.58% 1
Edinburgh +25 25 £35,000 +6.06% 3
Nottingham +25 24 £24,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +21 24 £24,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +3 23 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Lincoln +1 23 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Guildford +25 22 £42,500 +13.33%

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2260 (81.27%) Windows
2 1829 (65.77%) Active Directory
3 1815 (65.26%) Microsoft
4 1272 (45.74%) Windows Server
5 1243 (44.70%) VMware
6 1058 (38.04%) ITIL
7 897 (32.25%) Citrix
8 839 (30.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 796 (28.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 795 (28.59%) SCOM
11 790 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 715 (25.71%) MS Excel
13 702 (25.24%) Windows 7
14 691 (24.85%) Hyper-V
14 691 (24.85%) MS Exchange
15 635 (22.83%) Office 365
16 628 (22.58%) PowerShell
17 533 (19.17%) Microsoft Certification
18 529 (19.02%) Cisco
19 517 (18.59%) Finance
20 508 (18.27%) DNS
21 503 (18.09%) MS Office
22 445 (16.00%) SQL Server
23 443 (15.93%) Firewall
24 430 (15.46%) XenApp
25 426 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
26 396 (14.24%) DHCP
27 394 (14.17%) SQL
28 392 (14.10%) SAN
28 392 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 691 (24.85%) MS Exchange
2 392 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 314 (11.29%) SharePoint
4 313 (11.25%) Skype for Business
5 279 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 226 (8.13%) IIS
7 121 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 68 (2.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 54 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 34 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 22 (0.79%) Tomcat
13 21 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
14 19 (0.68%) Confluence
15 18 (0.65%) CMS
16 13 (0.47%) Apache
17 11 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
18 8 (0.29%) IBM Domino
19 7 (0.25%) iPlanet
19 7 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 715 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 503 (18.09%) MS Office
3 35 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.036%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.036%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (1.51%) assyst
2 33 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.32%) Eikon
5 6 (0.22%) thinkFolio
6 5 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.14%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.036%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.036%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.036%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.036%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 635 (22.83%) Office 365
2 426 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 208 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
5 72 (2.59%) IaaS
6 45 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (1.62%) SaaS
7 42 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 40 (1.44%) PaaS
9 39 (1.40%) Amazon S3
10 21 (0.76%) Mimecast
10 21 (0.76%) OpenShift
11 18 (0.65%) OneDrive
12 13 (0.47%) Google Apps
13 6 (0.22%) Yammer
14 5 (0.18%) Dropbox
15 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.072%) Nimbula
17 1 (0.036%) Amazon Kinesis
17 1 (0.036%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 508 (18.27%) DNS
2 443 (15.93%) Firewall
3 396 (14.24%) DHCP
4 392 (14.10%) SAN
5 246 (8.85%) TCP/IP
6 241 (8.67%) LAN
7 223 (8.02%) WAN
8 195 (7.01%) VPN
9 115 (4.14%) Skype
10 100 (3.60%) VoIP
11 96 (3.45%) Wireless
12 90 (3.24%) NetScaler
13 74 (2.66%) Internet
14 72 (2.59%) VLAN
15 62 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
16 60 (2.16%) LDAP
17 59 (2.12%) NAS
18 56 (2.01%) IP Telephony
19 55 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
20 51 (1.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 46 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 27 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 25 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 21 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.50%) MySQL
11 12 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.22%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.22%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.18%) Big Data
16 4 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
17 3 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 69 (2.48%) MSI
2 26 (0.93%) InstallShield
3 19 (0.68%) Visual Studio
4 18 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (0.65%) Wise Package Studio
5 16 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 14 (0.50%) JIRA
6 14 (0.50%) WinDbg
7 13 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 11 (0.40%) AdminStudio
9 8 (0.29%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.18%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.036%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.036%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.036%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.036%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.036%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 517 (18.59%) Finance
2 128 (4.60%) Banking
3 93 (3.34%) Law
4 84 (3.02%) Retail
5 82 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 77 (2.77%) Publishing
7 62 (2.23%) Legal
8 48 (1.73%) Advertising
9 46 (1.65%) Back Office
9 46 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 40 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.11%) Games
12 23 (0.83%) Marketing
13 14 (0.50%) German Language
13 14 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.40%) Front Office
15 8 (0.29%) French Language
16 7 (0.25%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.18%) Electronics
17 5 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 533 (19.17%) Analyst
2 457 (16.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 378 (13.59%) Support Engineer
4 267 (9.60%) Support Analyst
5 256 (9.21%) Desktop Support
6 221 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 215 (7.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 189 (6.80%) Administrator
9 182 (6.54%) Windows Engineer
10 170 (6.11%) Consultant
11 168 (6.04%) IT Support
12 151 (5.43%) Desktop Engineer
13 145 (5.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 140 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
15 138 (4.96%) Architect
16 133 (4.78%) Server Engineer
17 126 (4.53%) SCCM Engineer
18 124 (4.46%) Infrastructure Support
19 123 (4.42%) IT Engineer
20 117 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (4.39%) Web Services
2 62 (2.23%) .NET
3 39 (1.40%) XML
4 36 (1.29%) HTML
5 31 (1.11%) Middleware
6 29 (1.04%) Software Packaging
7 17 (0.61%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.50%) COM
9 10 (0.36%) JSON
9 10 (0.36%) XMPP
10 9 (0.32%) SOAP
11 7 (0.25%) SAML
12 6 (0.22%) jQuery
12 6 (0.22%) LINQ to SQL
12 6 (0.22%) ODBC
12 6 (0.22%) WAP
13 4 (0.14%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.14%) SAP Basis
13 4 (0.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 352 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 203 (7.30%) Clustering
3 181 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
4 162 (5.83%) Blackberry
5 102 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 76 (2.73%) Replication
7 70 (2.52%) Smartphone
8 65 (2.34%) Fat Client
8 65 (2.34%) Thin Client
9 60 (2.16%) Computer Science
10 57 (2.05%) Private Cloud
11 54 (1.94%) Driving Licence
12 53 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
13 45 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
14 44 (1.58%) iPhone
15 38 (1.37%) EMC VNX
16 37 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
17 30 (1.08%) iPad
18 29 (1.04%) Client/Server
19 28 (1.01%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2260 (81.27%) Windows
2 1272 (45.74%) Windows Server
3 796 (28.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 790 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 702 (25.24%) Windows 7
6 339 (12.19%) Linux
7 309 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 264 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 245 (8.81%) Windows 8
10 109 (3.92%) Unix
11 81 (2.91%) Windows XP
12 69 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 58 (2.09%) Android
14 56 (2.01%) Mac OS X
15 49 (1.76%) Apple iOS
16 43 (1.55%) Mac OS
17 40 (1.44%) Solaris
18 14 (0.50%) Windows 2000
18 14 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
19 10 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1058 (38.04%) ITIL
2 227 (8.16%) Service Management
3 219 (7.87%) Project Management
4 177 (6.36%) Service Delivery
5 157 (5.65%) Migration
6 148 (5.32%) Change Management
7 136 (4.89%) Incident Management
8 135 (4.85%) Application Packaging
9 130 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 128 (4.60%) Presales
11 127 (4.57%) Mentoring
12 119 (4.28%) Problem Management
13 103 (3.70%) Load Balancing
14 92 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
14 92 (3.31%) Configuration Management
14 92 (3.31%) ITIL V3
15 91 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 89 (3.20%) Information Security
17 87 (3.13%) Patch Management
18 83 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 628 (22.58%) PowerShell
2 394 (14.17%) SQL
3 160 (5.75%) VBScript
4 76 (2.73%) VB
5 45 (1.62%) Python
6 40 (1.44%) Perl
6 40 (1.44%) Ruby
7 39 (1.40%) C#
8 26 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 23 (0.83%) T-SQL
10 22 (0.79%) C
10 22 (0.79%) Java
11 18 (0.65%) JavaScript
12 8 (0.29%) C++
12 8 (0.29%) PHP
12 8 (0.29%) VBA
13 7 (0.25%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.22%) KiXtart
14 6 (0.22%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.072%) Korn
Qualifications
1 533 (19.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 310 (11.15%) MCSE
3 224 (8.05%) Degree
4 211 (7.59%) Security Cleared
5 188 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
6 180 (6.47%) MCP
7 165 (5.93%) MCSA
8 145 (5.21%) SC Cleared
9 133 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 124 (4.46%) Citrix Certification
11 112 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
12 88 (3.16%) CCNA
13 84 (3.02%) CCA
14 63 (2.27%) MCDST
15 54 (1.94%) MCITP
16 43 (1.55%) DV Cleared
17 30 (1.08%) MCTS
18 28 (1.01%) VCP5
19 24 (0.86%) CISSP
20 21 (0.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (8.34%) SLA
2 33 (1.19%) QA
3 20 (0.72%) COBIT
4 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.32%) HIPAA
7 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.25%) DICOM
8 6 (0.22%) ISO19770
9 4 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.072%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.072%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.036%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1829 (65.77%) Active Directory
2 839 (30.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 691 (24.85%) Hyper-V
4 430 (15.46%) XenApp
5 329 (11.83%) vSphere
6 294 (10.57%) XenDesktop
7 287 (10.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 125 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
9 115 (4.14%) VMware ESX
10 86 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
11 70 (2.52%) Virtual Desktop
12 46 (1.65%) XenServer
13 44 (1.58%) Firmware
13 44 (1.58%) vCloud
14 41 (1.47%) Terminal Services
15 36 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
16 35 (1.26%) BitLocker
17 30 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 21 (0.76%) KVM
19 19 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 795 (28.59%) SCOM
2 226 (8.13%) WSUS
3 167 (6.01%) SCVMM
4 94 (3.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 88 (3.16%) Puppet
6 76 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
7 74 (2.66%) SCDPM
8 67 (2.41%) SCSM
9 65 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
10 63 (2.27%) Backup Exec
10 63 (2.27%) NetBackup
11 56 (2.01%) SCOrch
12 51 (1.83%) Nagios
13 48 (1.73%) Failover Clustering
14 46 (1.65%) Tivoli
15 44 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
16 42 (1.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 42 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
17 35 (1.26%) Ansible
18 34 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1815 (65.26%) Microsoft
2 1243 (44.70%) VMware
3 897 (32.25%) Citrix
4 529 (19.02%) Cisco
5 364 (13.09%) HP
6 166 (5.97%) NetApp
7 165 (5.93%) Dell
8 141 (5.07%) Symantec
9 120 (4.31%) EMC
10 111 (3.99%) AppSense
11 108 (3.88%) Apple
12 107 (3.85%) Red Hat
13 77 (2.77%) Oracle
14 75 (2.70%) Intel Security
15 70 (2.52%) Veeam
16 63 (2.27%) CommVault
16 63 (2.27%) LANDesk
17 62 (2.23%) ServiceNow
17 62 (2.23%) SolarWinds
18 58 (2.09%) CheckPoint
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31846.00 - £35662.00 per annum + fantastic benefits & pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-50k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago