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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 224 255 264
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +9
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1417 1334 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.34% 1.13% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.55% 18.32% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1109 872
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -6.02%

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
7249 7283 6712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.86% 6.16% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5792 5861 5278
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +28 1297 £40,000 -5.88% 170
London +19 485 £47,500 +3.82% 56
South East +20 315 £37,500 -10.71% 27
South West +57 140 £35,000 +19.65% 23
City of London -16 103 £47,500 -1.55% 17
Berkshire +10 97 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Yorkshire -44 78 £36,000 +3.22% 11
East of England +30 77 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Surrey +14 71 £32,500 -4.41% 9
North West +16 70 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Reading +18 67 £37,500 -16.66% 2
East Midlands +25 61 £32,500 -20.45% 5
West Midlands -25 60 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Hampshire +17 57 £32,000 -21.95% 4
West Yorkshire -31 52 £36,500 +5.03% 5
Leeds -5 40 £36,500 - 4
Hertfordshire +8 39 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Gloucestershire +24 35 £31,000 +16.98% 5
West Sussex -2 34 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Northamptonshire +25 32 £42,250 +40.83% 2
Northampton +25 28 £42,250 +16.55%
Buckinghamshire +12 28 £45,000 -10.44% 4
Wiltshire +7 28 £32,750 -22.94% 5
Andover +5 28 £30,000 -16.66%
Manchester -1 28 £30,500 -16.72% 13
Bristol +7 27 £40,000 +3.89% 11
Birmingham -29 26 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Scotland +20 24 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Cheshire +16 24 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Southampton +7 21 £50,000 +21.95% 1

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2430 (79.67%) Windows
2 2032 (66.62%) Microsoft
3 1903 (62.39%) Active Directory
4 1451 (47.57%) VMware
5 1109 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1028 (33.70%) SCOM
7 1000 (32.79%) Citrix
8 980 (32.13%) MS Exchange
9 969 (31.77%) ITIL
10 960 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 903 (29.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 836 (27.41%) Windows 7
13 816 (26.75%) MS Excel
14 728 (23.87%) Hyper-V
15 647 (21.21%) PowerShell
16 646 (21.18%) DNS
17 621 (20.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 609 (19.97%) SAN
19 566 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2010
20 561 (18.39%) DHCP
21 549 (18.00%) MS Office
22 540 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
23 518 (16.98%) Cisco
24 510 (16.72%) SQL Server
24 510 (16.72%) Lync
25 498 (16.33%) HP
26 497 (16.30%) XenApp
27 472 (15.48%) SQL
28 444 (14.56%) SharePoint
29 433 (14.20%) MCSE

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 980 (32.13%) MS Exchange
2 566 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 510 (16.72%) Lync
4 444 (14.56%) SharePoint
5 242 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 226 (7.41%) IIS
7 177 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 133 (4.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 84 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 70 (2.30%) Office Communications Server
11 69 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 66 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
13 21 (0.69%) IBM Notes
13 21 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
14 15 (0.49%) WorkSite
15 13 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.30%) Apache
17 8 (0.26%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 816 (26.75%) MS Excel
2 549 (18.00%) MS Office
3 51 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.56%) MS Project
6 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.098%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.033%) Revit
Business Applications
1 23 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.30%) Summit
3 8 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.16%) Teamcenter
4 5 (0.16%) Primavera
5 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.098%) SAP CCM
6 3 (0.098%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.066%) RMDS
7 2 (0.066%) Eikon
7 2 (0.066%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.033%) assyst
8 1 (0.033%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 353 (11.57%) Office 365
2 170 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (1.70%) SaaS
5 50 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (1.28%) IaaS
7 30 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (0.98%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.66%) PaaS
9 17 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.39%) Google Apps
11 8 (0.26%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
13 3 (0.098%) Sumo Logic
14 2 (0.066%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.033%) Yammer
15 1 (0.033%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.033%) AWS CloudTrail
15 1 (0.033%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 646 (21.18%) DNS
2 609 (19.97%) SAN
3 561 (18.39%) DHCP
4 409 (13.41%) TCP/IP
5 324 (10.62%) Firewall
6 320 (10.49%) LAN
7 304 (9.97%) WAN
8 172 (5.64%) VPN
9 140 (4.59%) VoIP
10 124 (4.07%) VLAN
11 114 (3.74%) NetScaler
12 102 (3.34%) NAS
13 96 (3.15%) Internet
14 80 (2.62%) iSCSI
15 68 (2.23%) Wireless
16 56 (1.84%) SSL
17 48 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
18 44 (1.44%) Unified Communications
19 43 (1.41%) LDAP
20 40 (1.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (16.72%) SQL Server
2 180 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 95 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (0.75%) MySQL
6 18 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.33%) Redis
9 10 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (0.26%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.20%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.16%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.13%) OLAP
14 4 (0.13%) MS Access
14 4 (0.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 139 (4.56%) MSI
2 70 (2.30%) InstallShield
3 24 (0.79%) AdminStudio
4 18 (0.59%) Visual Studio
5 14 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.30%) JIRA
7 7 (0.23%) WinDbg
8 6 (0.20%) Subversion
8 6 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.098%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.098%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.066%) Serena SBM
11 2 (0.066%) Hudson
General
1 352 (11.54%) Finance
2 121 (3.97%) Banking
3 106 (3.48%) Advertising
4 99 (3.25%) Law
5 93 (3.05%) Legal
6 61 (2.00%) Back Office
7 56 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 51 (1.67%) Retail
9 38 (1.25%) Marketing
10 30 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 23 (0.75%) Publishing
13 20 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.20%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.20%) Electronics
15 5 (0.16%) Front Office
16 4 (0.13%) Games
16 4 (0.13%) Welsh Language
17 3 (0.098%) German Language
17 3 (0.098%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 595 (19.51%) Analyst
2 363 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 339 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 251 (8.23%) Consultant
5 216 (7.08%) Support Analyst
6 173 (5.67%) Desktop Support
7 167 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
8 162 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
8 162 (5.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 157 (5.15%) Administrator
10 141 (4.62%) Architect
11 126 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
12 125 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
13 119 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
14 102 (3.34%) IT Support
15 91 (2.98%) Technical Support
16 90 (2.95%) Team Leader
17 85 (2.79%) SCCM Engineer
18 81 (2.66%) Service Analyst
19 77 (2.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (6.49%) Application Packaging
2 79 (2.59%) Software Packaging
3 74 (2.43%) Web Services
4 71 (2.33%) .NET
5 40 (1.31%) JSP
6 20 (0.66%) CGI
7 15 (0.49%) SAML
8 13 (0.43%) HTML
9 12 (0.39%) ASP.NET
9 12 (0.39%) WSH
10 10 (0.33%) XML
10 10 (0.33%) ISPF
11 9 (0.30%) MSMQ
11 9 (0.30%) Middleware
12 8 (0.26%) COM
13 7 (0.23%) WAP
13 7 (0.23%) X-Windows
14 6 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.20%) WCF
15 5 (0.16%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 402 (13.18%) Data Centre
2 218 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
3 215 (7.05%) Clustering
4 195 (6.39%) Blackberry
5 92 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 70 (2.30%) Private Cloud
7 69 (2.26%) Replication
8 61 (2.00%) Client/Server
9 57 (1.87%) Thin Client
9 57 (1.87%) Fat Client
10 47 (1.54%) EqualLogic
11 46 (1.51%) Hedge funds
12 44 (1.44%) Computer Science
13 36 (1.18%) PKI
14 33 (1.08%) CMDB
15 27 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
15 27 (0.89%) iPhone
16 24 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
16 24 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2430 (79.67%) Windows
2 1109 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 903 (29.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 836 (27.41%) Windows 7
5 540 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 315 (10.33%) Windows 8
7 271 (8.89%) Linux
8 263 (8.62%) Windows XP
9 70 (2.30%) UNIX
10 58 (1.90%) Android
11 53 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 47 (1.54%) Windows Vista
13 40 (1.31%) Apple iOS
14 34 (1.11%) Mac OS
15 30 (0.98%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.52%) Solaris
17 11 (0.36%) Windows 2000
18 10 (0.33%) AIX
18 10 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
19 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 969 (31.77%) ITIL
2 280 (9.18%) Migration
3 252 (8.26%) Service Delivery
4 219 (7.18%) Service Management
5 199 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 196 (6.43%) Project Management
7 165 (5.41%) Patch Management
8 148 (4.85%) Change Management
9 130 (4.26%) Mentoring
10 122 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 120 (3.93%) Asset Management
12 104 (3.41%) ITSM
13 103 (3.38%) Configuration Management
14 97 (3.18%) Data Protection
15 95 (3.11%) Incident Management
16 91 (2.98%) Line Management
17 90 (2.95%) Software Distribution
18 81 (2.66%) Change Control
19 75 (2.46%) PRINCE2
20 68 (2.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 647 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 472 (15.48%) SQL
3 123 (4.03%) VB
4 98 (3.21%) VBScript
5 33 (1.08%) Java
6 26 (0.85%) C
7 24 (0.79%) JavaScript
8 17 (0.56%) C#
9 16 (0.52%) Python
9 16 (0.52%) Perl
10 13 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 10 (0.33%) Shell Script
12 8 (0.26%) Ruby
13 7 (0.23%) PHP
14 5 (0.16%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.16%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.066%) VBA
16 1 (0.033%) R
Qualifications
1 621 (20.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 433 (14.20%) MCSE
3 388 (12.72%) Security Cleared
4 294 (9.64%) SC Cleared
5 257 (8.43%) MCITP
6 246 (8.07%) MCP
7 209 (6.85%) Degree
8 190 (6.23%) MCSA
9 153 (5.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 148 (4.85%) DV Cleared
11 126 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
12 125 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
13 112 (3.67%) Citrix Certification
14 95 (3.11%) CCA
15 92 (3.02%) CCNA
16 66 (2.16%) MCTS
17 54 (1.77%) A+ Certification
18 38 (1.25%) CCNP
19 28 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 25 (0.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (9.67%) SLA
2 35 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.11%) QA
4 19 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.16%) COBIT
8 4 (0.13%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.033%) HL7
9 1 (0.033%) DICOM
9 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1903 (62.39%) Active Directory
2 960 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 728 (23.87%) Hyper-V
4 497 (16.30%) XenApp
5 406 (13.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 379 (12.43%) vSphere
7 357 (11.70%) XenDesktop
8 184 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
9 163 (5.34%) VMware ESX
10 88 (2.89%) XenServer
11 71 (2.33%) Terminal Services
12 67 (2.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 48 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 39 (1.28%) vCloud
15 37 (1.21%) VMware Server
16 32 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
17 29 (0.95%) ISA Server
18 22 (0.72%) UAG
19 20 (0.66%) BitLocker
20 16 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1028 (33.70%) SCOM
2 197 (6.46%) SCVMM
3 192 (6.30%) WSUS
4 86 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 81 (2.66%) SCOrch
6 77 (2.52%) SCSM
7 76 (2.49%) Backup Exec
8 75 (2.46%) NetBackup
9 66 (2.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 62 (2.03%) SCDPM
11 46 (1.51%) HP SIM
12 37 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 36 (1.18%) Nagios
14 34 (1.11%) EdgeSight
15 33 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
16 31 (1.02%) Windows Intune
17 29 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
18 27 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
18 27 (0.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
19 26 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2032 (66.62%) Microsoft
2 1451 (47.57%) VMware
3 1000 (32.79%) Citrix
4 518 (16.98%) Cisco
5 498 (16.33%) HP
6 252 (8.26%) Dell
7 174 (5.70%) Symantec
8 163 (5.34%) NetApp
8 163 (5.34%) EMC
9 158 (5.18%) AppSense
10 118 (3.87%) Altiris
11 113 (3.70%) IBM
12 86 (2.82%) Apple
13 83 (2.72%) Oracle
14 82 (2.69%) Veeam
15 81 (2.66%) SolarWinds
16 79 (2.59%) McAfee
17 65 (2.13%) Red Hat
18 59 (1.93%) CommVault
18 59 (1.93%) Sophos
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £37000 - £41000 Per Annum To £41k + On call + Bonus + E
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per day + bonus quarterly + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum d.o.e with pension and generous holiday allow
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Pro Rata
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £32k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago