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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 236 256 258
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1410 1272 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.29% 1.11% 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.95% 16.49% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1012 936
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.79%

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
7856 7712 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.17% 6.72% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 6143 5558
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +22 1290 £40,000 -3.61% 177
London +21 539 £47,500 +5.55% 64
South East +23 347 £40,000 +2.56% 38
Surrey +50 174 £40,000 +9.58% 13
City of London -13 121 £47,500 - 14
North West +32 84 £32,500 -22.61% 19
South West -26 73 £37,500 +38.88% 14
Yorkshire -4 72 £32,500 -18.75% 11
East of England -16 65 £32,500 -22.61% 13
West Midlands -13 62 £45,750 +20.39% 6
East Midlands +35 58 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Berkshire -58 55 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Scotland +26 51 £35,000 +7.69% 11
West Yorkshire -2 49 £32,500 +1.56% 9
Cheshire +41 47 £33,750 +3.84% 5
Birmingham +32 44 £45,375 +19.01% 1
Guildford +32 42 £40,000 +37.93% 4
West Sussex +16 42 £45,000 +11.11%
Leeds +20 38 £32,500 +1.56% 4
Hampshire +2 33 £37,000 +5.71% 9
Manchester +7 31 £42,500 -8.60% 9
Crawley +12 28 £58,000 +28.88%
Reading -18 26 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Egham - 26 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh +12 25 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Nottinghamshire +1 24 £33,045 -14.72% 2
Nottingham +6 23 £33,045 -14.72% 1
Hertfordshire -11 23 £34,000 -32.00% 10
Kent +21 21 £36,250 -2.02% 2
Woking +11 21 £38,000 +15.15%

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2275 (79.88%) Windows
2 1904 (66.85%) Microsoft
3 1732 (60.81%) Active Directory
4 1292 (45.37%) VMware
5 1034 (36.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1016 (35.67%) ITIL
7 899 (31.57%) Citrix
8 898 (31.53%) SCOM
9 886 (31.11%) MS Exchange
10 817 (28.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 813 (28.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 761 (26.72%) MS Excel
13 748 (26.26%) Windows 7
14 662 (23.24%) Hyper-V
15 625 (21.95%) PowerShell
16 624 (21.91%) DNS
17 561 (19.70%) SAN
18 541 (19.00%) DHCP
19 533 (18.71%) SQL Server
20 530 (18.61%) Microsoft Certification
21 521 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
22 509 (17.87%) Cisco
23 485 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
24 481 (16.89%) Lync
25 477 (16.75%) XenApp
26 473 (16.61%) MS Office
27 450 (15.80%) SQL
28 448 (15.73%) SharePoint
29 424 (14.89%) HP
30 404 (14.19%) Finance

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 886 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 521 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 481 (16.89%) Lync
4 448 (15.73%) SharePoint
5 235 (8.25%) IIS
6 208 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 183 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 147 (5.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 74 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 66 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 55 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 54 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
13 35 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
14 34 (1.19%) IBM Notes
15 32 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
16 28 (0.98%) Apache
17 20 (0.70%) WorkSite
18 19 (0.67%) Tomcat
19 12 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
20 10 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 761 (26.72%) MS Excel
2 473 (16.61%) MS Office
3 39 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.02%) MS Project
5 26 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.21%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.070%) CATIA
8 2 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.035%) Revit
9 1 (0.035%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 22 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.49%) Summit
4 11 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.21%) Agresso
5 6 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.14%) Primavera
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.14%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.11%) Eikon
7 3 (0.11%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.070%) SAP CCM
8 2 (0.070%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.070%) RMDS
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 395 (13.87%) Office 365
2 180 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (2.07%) SaaS
5 56 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (1.69%) IaaS
7 33 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
8 32 (1.12%) Amazon S3
9 27 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
10 24 (0.84%) Mimecast
11 23 (0.81%) PaaS
12 9 (0.32%) Symantec.cloud
13 8 (0.28%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.070%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.070%) AWS CloudTrail
15 1 (0.035%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.035%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.035%) Nimbula
15 1 (0.035%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 624 (21.91%) DNS
2 561 (19.70%) SAN
3 541 (19.00%) DHCP
4 367 (12.89%) Firewall
5 320 (11.24%) TCP/IP
6 286 (10.04%) LAN
7 259 (9.09%) WAN
8 165 (5.79%) VPN
9 133 (4.67%) VoIP
10 108 (3.79%) NAS
11 93 (3.27%) Internet
12 87 (3.05%) NetScaler
13 84 (2.95%) VLAN
14 70 (2.46%) iSCSI
15 68 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
15 68 (2.39%) Wireless
16 45 (1.58%) LDAP
17 42 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
18 40 (1.40%) Unified Communications
19 35 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 189 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 129 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 106 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (1.37%) MySQL
6 27 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (0.56%) Redis
9 15 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.25%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.21%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 4 (0.14%) PerformancePoint
15 4 (0.14%) OLAP Cube
15 4 (0.14%) OLTP
15 4 (0.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 153 (5.37%) MSI
2 80 (2.81%) InstallShield
3 31 (1.09%) AdminStudio
4 18 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 16 (0.56%) SpecFlow
6 13 (0.46%) JIRA
7 10 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.32%) WebDriver
8 9 (0.32%) Selenium
8 9 (0.32%) Subversion
9 8 (0.28%) CppUnit
9 8 (0.28%) NUnit
10 7 (0.25%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.18%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.14%) Hudson
13 3 (0.11%) Bugzilla
14 2 (0.070%) Ant
14 2 (0.070%) Git (software)
General
1 404 (14.19%) Finance
2 129 (4.53%) Banking
3 101 (3.55%) Law
4 73 (2.56%) Legal
5 69 (2.42%) Back Office
5 69 (2.42%) Advertising
5 69 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 57 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 44 (1.54%) Marketing
8 41 (1.44%) Retail
9 23 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 18 (0.63%) Publishing
11 14 (0.49%) Games
12 12 (0.42%) Electronics
13 10 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.25%) Front Office
16 6 (0.21%) Local Government
17 4 (0.14%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 550 (19.31%) Analyst
2 379 (13.31%) Support Engineer
3 348 (12.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 209 (7.34%) Support Analyst
5 191 (6.71%) Desktop Support
6 184 (6.46%) Consultant
7 157 (5.51%) Administrator
8 149 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 144 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
10 141 (4.95%) Desktop Engineer
11 126 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
12 119 (4.18%) Architect
12 119 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
13 115 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 99 (3.48%) IT Support
15 88 (3.09%) Service Analyst
15 88 (3.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 87 (3.05%) Desktop Analyst
17 85 (2.98%) Service Desk Analyst
17 85 (2.98%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (6.21%) Application Packaging
2 78 (2.74%) Web Services
3 68 (2.39%) Software Packaging
4 57 (2.00%) .NET
5 34 (1.19%) JSP
6 20 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 20 (0.70%) CGI
7 19 (0.67%) WCF
8 17 (0.60%) COM
9 14 (0.49%) MSMQ
10 13 (0.46%) XML
11 11 (0.39%) WAP
12 9 (0.32%) SAP Basis
12 9 (0.32%) ISPF
13 8 (0.28%) WSH
13 8 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (0.25%) Middleware
14 7 (0.25%) X-Windows
15 6 (0.21%) SOAP
15 6 (0.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 285 (10.01%) Data Centre
2 226 (7.94%) Clustering
3 184 (6.46%) Blackberry
4 177 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 54 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 52 (1.83%) Client/Server
8 51 (1.79%) Thin Client
8 51 (1.79%) Fat Client
9 50 (1.76%) EqualLogic
10 49 (1.72%) Computer Science
11 46 (1.62%) Replication
12 43 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
13 37 (1.30%) iPhone
14 36 (1.26%) Hedge funds
14 36 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (1.05%) EMC VNX
15 30 (1.05%) iPad
16 27 (0.95%) CMDB
17 25 (0.88%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2275 (79.88%) Windows
2 1034 (36.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 817 (28.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 748 (26.26%) Windows 7
5 485 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 303 (10.64%) Linux
7 292 (10.25%) Windows 8
8 202 (7.09%) Windows XP
9 60 (2.11%) Android
10 58 (2.04%) UNIX
11 48 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 46 (1.62%) Windows Vista
13 39 (1.37%) Mac OS X
14 35 (1.23%) Apple iOS
15 30 (1.05%) Solaris
16 25 (0.88%) Windows 2000
16 25 (0.88%) Mac OS
17 18 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
18 16 (0.56%) AIX
19 15 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1016 (35.67%) ITIL
2 233 (8.18%) Service Delivery
3 225 (7.90%) Migration
4 179 (6.29%) Patch Management
5 175 (6.14%) Project Management
6 171 (6.00%) Service Management
7 152 (5.34%) Change Management
8 138 (4.85%) Asset Management
9 129 (4.53%) Problem Management
10 124 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 107 (3.76%) Configuration Management
12 95 (3.34%) Mentoring
13 93 (3.27%) ITSM
14 82 (2.88%) Incident Management
15 79 (2.77%) PRINCE2
16 76 (2.67%) Data Protection
16 76 (2.67%) Software Distribution
17 72 (2.53%) Line Management
18 70 (2.46%) Change Control
18 70 (2.46%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 625 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 450 (15.80%) SQL
3 123 (4.32%) VBScript
4 103 (3.62%) VB
5 34 (1.19%) C
6 20 (0.70%) C#
7 19 (0.67%) Java
7 19 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 19 (0.67%) Python
8 16 (0.56%) PHP
9 14 (0.49%) Bash Shell
10 11 (0.39%) Perl
11 8 (0.28%) C++
11 8 (0.28%) Ruby
12 6 (0.21%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.21%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.18%) VBA
14 4 (0.14%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 530 (18.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 343 (12.04%) MCSE
3 297 (10.43%) Security Cleared
4 206 (7.23%) MCP
5 200 (7.02%) SC Cleared
6 193 (6.78%) MCITP
7 189 (6.64%) Degree
8 183 (6.43%) MCSA
9 168 (5.90%) ITIL Certification
10 136 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 112 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
12 90 (3.16%) CCNA
13 82 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
13 82 (2.88%) DV Cleared
14 72 (2.53%) CCA
15 48 (1.69%) CCNP
16 41 (1.44%) MCDST
17 34 (1.19%) MCTS
18 33 (1.16%) A+ Certification
19 26 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (10.04%) SLA
2 79 (2.77%) QA
3 39 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.25%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.18%) COBIT
8 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.035%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1732 (60.81%) Active Directory
2 813 (28.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 662 (23.24%) Hyper-V
4 477 (16.75%) XenApp
5 342 (12.01%) vSphere
6 319 (11.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 260 (9.13%) XenDesktop
8 146 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
9 145 (5.09%) VMware ESX
10 75 (2.63%) XenServer
11 63 (2.21%) Terminal Services
12 45 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 36 (1.26%) Firmware
13 36 (1.26%) BitLocker
14 35 (1.23%) UAG
15 26 (0.91%) ISA Server
15 26 (0.91%) VMware Server
16 24 (0.84%) DFS Replication
16 24 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
17 21 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 898 (31.53%) SCOM
2 209 (7.34%) WSUS
3 185 (6.50%) SCVMM
4 116 (4.07%) Backup Exec
5 63 (2.21%) SCSM
6 58 (2.04%) SCOrch
7 57 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 57 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 54 (1.90%) NetBackup
9 44 (1.54%) Windows Intune
9 44 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 40 (1.40%) HP SIM
10 40 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
11 39 (1.37%) SCDPM
12 38 (1.33%) Nagios
13 34 (1.19%) BladeLogic
14 33 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
15 27 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 25 (0.88%) vMotion
17 24 (0.84%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 1904 (66.85%) Microsoft
2 1292 (45.37%) VMware
3 899 (31.57%) Citrix
4 509 (17.87%) Cisco
5 424 (14.89%) HP
6 195 (6.85%) Dell
7 191 (6.71%) Symantec
8 170 (5.97%) NetApp
9 166 (5.83%) AppSense
10 124 (4.35%) EMC
11 86 (3.02%) Veeam
12 81 (2.84%) SolarWinds
13 73 (2.56%) Avaya
13 73 (2.56%) McAfee
14 72 (2.53%) Altiris
14 72 (2.53%) Oracle
15 66 (2.32%) Apple
16 59 (2.07%) Remedy
16 59 (2.07%) Computacenter
16 59 (2.07%) IBM
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension + Health + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension + Health + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £34k - 57.5k per year + Car allowance, medical, pension, 36 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago