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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 256 268 249
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1161 1294 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.29% 1.21% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.17% 16.01% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1084 1162
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
7654 8084 8488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.50% 7.54% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6110 6598 6796
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,509 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +10 1074 £42,500 +2.40% 110
London -6 409 £50,000 +11.11% 33
South East -11 202 £40,000 -3.61% 22
East of England +47 99 £44,250 +18.00% 7
East Midlands +39 83 £35,000 -2.77% 12
North West -8 83 £42,500 +6.25% 10
West Midlands +9 80 £36,500 -5.19% 3
Yorkshire +17 75 £35,000 - 9
City of London +10 71 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Berkshire +23 70 £48,750 +8.33% 8
West Yorkshire +48 63 £37,000 +10.44% 6
Birmingham -1 53 £37,750 -1.94%
Leeds +53 42 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Manchester +2 41 £44,000 +2.92% 7
South West -24 38 £37,000 +2.77% 12
Essex +36 37 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Nottinghamshire +19 36 £33,700 -26.33%
Scotland +17 36 £44,000 +7.31% 8
Nottingham +16 36 £33,700 -26.33%
Cambridgeshire +29 32 £37,500 +8.69% 3
Northamptonshire +14 28 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Surrey -75 28 £27,500 -34.13% 7
Hampshire +25 25 £33,000 -9.58% 5
Merseyside - 24 £44,000 - 2
Colchester - 24 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +41 22 £33,750 +7.14%
Cambridge +27 22 £37,500 +8.69%
Reading -22 22 £45,000 -8.16% 6
West Sussex +15 21 £55,000 +32.53%
Hertfordshire +24 20 £35,000 -17.64% 3

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 1998 (78.85%) Windows
2 1720 (67.88%) Active Directory
3 1566 (61.80%) Microsoft
4 1149 (45.34%) VMware
5 1133 (44.71%) Windows Server
6 946 (37.33%) ITIL
7 786 (31.02%) MS Exchange
8 727 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 718 (28.33%) Office 365
10 697 (27.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 687 (27.11%) Citrix
12 652 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 648 (25.57%) SCOM
14 641 (25.30%) PowerShell
15 557 (21.98%) Windows 7
16 554 (21.86%) Hyper-V
17 507 (20.01%) MS Excel
18 488 (19.26%) Cisco
19 470 (18.55%) DNS
20 453 (17.88%) MS Office
21 448 (17.68%) Microsoft Certification
22 436 (17.21%) Linux
23 435 (17.17%) Microsoft Azure
24 425 (16.77%) SQL Server
25 422 (16.65%) Finance
26 398 (15.71%) Data Centre
27 390 (15.39%) Exchange Server 2010
28 359 (14.17%) SQL
29 343 (13.54%) DHCP
29 343 (13.54%) HP

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
1 786 (31.02%) MS Exchange
2 390 (15.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 300 (11.84%) SharePoint
4 292 (11.52%) Skype for Business
5 268 (10.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 210 (8.29%) IIS
7 120 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 60 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 35 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
11 26 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
11 26 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (0.91%) Apache
13 14 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
14 12 (0.47%) Moodle
15 9 (0.36%) CMS
15 9 (0.36%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.28%) IBM Domino
17 6 (0.24%) WebSphere
18 5 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 507 (20.01%) MS Excel
2 453 (17.88%) MS Office
3 34 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) MS Project
6 2 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.079%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.039%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (0.95%) assyst
2 12 (0.47%) Eikon
3 9 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.36%) Sentinel
4 5 (0.20%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.12%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.079%) Summit
7 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 718 (28.33%) Office 365
2 435 (17.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
4 67 (2.64%) SaaS
5 61 (2.41%) IaaS
6 49 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 42 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (1.07%) OpenShift
9 24 (0.95%) OneDrive
10 23 (0.91%) PaaS
11 19 (0.75%) Mimecast
12 13 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (0.51%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.47%) G Suite
14 11 (0.43%) Yammer
15 10 (0.39%) iTunes
15 10 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 6 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
17 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 470 (18.55%) DNS
2 343 (13.54%) DHCP
3 340 (13.42%) SAN
4 326 (12.87%) Firewall
5 234 (9.23%) LAN
6 227 (8.96%) TCP/IP
7 226 (8.92%) WAN
8 187 (7.38%) Skype
9 185 (7.30%) VPN
10 101 (3.99%) Internet
11 88 (3.47%) Network Security
11 88 (3.47%) VoIP
12 80 (3.16%) VLAN
13 67 (2.64%) NAS
14 59 (2.33%) Wireless
15 53 (2.09%) Remote Desktop
16 50 (1.97%) IP Telephony
17 48 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
17 48 (1.89%) SSL
18 37 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 94 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 59 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (0.87%) MySQL
6 20 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 20 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (0.75%) Relational Database
8 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.24%) GIS
11 5 (0.20%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.16%) Power BI
12 4 (0.16%) QlikView
12 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.12%) DB2
13 3 (0.12%) IDOL
13 3 (0.12%) Informix
13 3 (0.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (2.21%) MSI
2 22 (0.87%) Git (software)
3 20 (0.79%) InstallShield
4 19 (0.75%) Jenkins
5 15 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.32%) JIRA
6 8 (0.32%) Wise Package Studio
7 6 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.16%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.16%) Maven
9 4 (0.16%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.12%) AdminStudio
10 3 (0.12%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.12%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.079%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.039%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.039%) Subversion
12 1 (0.039%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 422 (16.65%) Finance
2 102 (4.03%) Banking
3 93 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 91 (3.59%) Publishing
5 89 (3.51%) Retail
6 68 (2.68%) Back Office
7 53 (2.09%) Law
8 50 (1.97%) Legal
9 25 (0.99%) Advertising
10 24 (0.95%) Games
11 15 (0.59%) French Language
12 13 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.51%) Marketing
13 11 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.36%) Front Office
15 8 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.32%) Spanish Language
16 7 (0.28%) Billing
16 7 (0.28%) German Language
17 5 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 470 (18.55%) Analyst
2 375 (14.80%) Support Engineer
3 341 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 218 (8.60%) Windows Engineer
5 213 (8.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 199 (7.85%) Support Analyst
7 198 (7.81%) Desktop Support
8 197 (7.77%) SCCM Engineer
9 179 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 172 (6.79%) Administrator
10 172 (6.79%) IT Support
11 151 (5.96%) Server Engineer
12 150 (5.92%) Consultant
13 143 (5.64%) 2nd Line Support
14 133 (5.25%) Systems Administrator
15 127 (5.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 126 (4.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 120 (4.74%) IT Engineer
17 120 (4.74%) VMware Engineer
18 117 (4.62%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (2.96%) Web Services
2 39 (1.54%) Software Packaging
3 36 (1.42%) .NET
4 18 (0.71%) JSON
5 17 (0.67%) HTML
5 17 (0.67%) SOAP
6 15 (0.59%) ASP.NET
7 14 (0.55%) XML
8 11 (0.43%) LAMP
9 8 (0.32%) 802.1X
9 8 (0.32%) COM
10 6 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.20%) X-Windows
12 4 (0.16%) LINQ
12 4 (0.16%) ODBC
12 4 (0.16%) SAP Basis
13 3 (0.12%) SailPoint
13 3 (0.12%) WSH
13 3 (0.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 398 (15.71%) Data Centre
2 185 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 132 (5.21%) Clustering
4 119 (4.70%) Blackberry
5 112 (4.42%) Management Information System
6 72 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
7 61 (2.41%) CMDB
8 54 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 50 (1.97%) Driving Licence
10 47 (1.85%) Fat Client
10 47 (1.85%) Thin Client
11 45 (1.78%) Computer Science
12 44 (1.74%) Smartphone
13 43 (1.70%) User Experience
14 37 (1.46%) BYOD
15 36 (1.42%) Replication
16 31 (1.22%) Private Cloud
17 30 (1.18%) NHS
18 27 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
19 20 (0.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1998 (78.85%) Windows
2 1133 (44.71%) Windows Server
3 697 (27.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 652 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 557 (21.98%) Windows 7
6 436 (17.21%) Linux
7 280 (11.05%) Windows 10
8 230 (9.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 192 (7.58%) Windows 8
10 129 (5.09%) Unix
11 94 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 73 (2.88%) Mac OS X
13 58 (2.29%) Android
14 54 (2.13%) Solaris
15 52 (2.05%) Windows XP
16 38 (1.50%) Apple iOS
17 31 (1.22%) Mac OS
18 28 (1.10%) AIX
19 22 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
20 20 (0.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 946 (37.33%) ITIL
2 263 (10.38%) Service Management
3 227 (8.96%) Service Delivery
4 143 (5.64%) Migration
5 142 (5.60%) Project Management
6 141 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 116 (4.58%) Configuration Management
8 115 (4.54%) Problem Management
9 114 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 112 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 111 (4.38%) Change Management
12 110 (4.34%) Capacity Planning
13 107 (4.22%) Application Packaging
14 106 (4.18%) Agile Software Development
15 94 (3.71%) Information Security
16 93 (3.67%) ITSM
17 91 (3.59%) Presales
18 90 (3.55%) PRINCE2
19 84 (3.31%) Patch Management
20 79 (3.12%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 641 (25.30%) PowerShell
2 359 (14.17%) SQL
3 106 (4.18%) VBScript
4 70 (2.76%) Python
5 59 (2.33%) Perl
6 49 (1.93%) VB
7 34 (1.34%) C
8 29 (1.14%) C#
9 25 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 21 (0.83%) PHP
11 18 (0.71%) Bash Shell
12 15 (0.59%) Ruby
13 14 (0.55%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.51%) Java
15 7 (0.28%) JavaScript
16 4 (0.16%) Korn
17 1 (0.039%) Google Apps Script
17 1 (0.039%) LINC
Qualifications
1 448 (17.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 304 (12.00%) MCSE
3 225 (8.88%) Security Cleared
4 205 (8.09%) Degree
5 183 (7.22%) MCSA
6 169 (6.67%) MCP
7 133 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
8 119 (4.70%) ITIL Certification
9 114 (4.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 108 (4.26%) SC Cleared
11 102 (4.03%) CCNA
12 93 (3.67%) MCITP
13 65 (2.57%) DV Cleared
14 39 (1.54%) CISSP
15 38 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
16 37 (1.46%) LPIC
17 36 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
18 35 (1.38%) CCNP
19 32 (1.26%) MCDST
20 31 (1.22%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (7.62%) SLA
2 60 (2.37%) PCI DSS
3 52 (2.05%) QA
4 40 (1.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 25 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.59%) HIPAA
6 15 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.36%) PMBOK
8 7 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.079%) COBIT
10 2 (0.079%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.079%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.039%) GCP
11 1 (0.039%) HL7
11 1 (0.039%) ISO19770
11 1 (0.039%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1720 (67.88%) Active Directory
2 727 (28.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 554 (21.86%) Hyper-V
4 283 (11.17%) vSphere
5 234 (9.23%) XenApp
6 175 (6.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 134 (5.29%) VMware ESX
8 114 (4.50%) XenDesktop
9 84 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
10 70 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
11 68 (2.68%) Firmware
12 55 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
13 52 (2.05%) Virtual Desktop
14 49 (1.93%) BitLocker
15 48 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 32 (1.26%) vCloud
17 24 (0.95%) Terminal Services
18 21 (0.83%) KVM
19 16 (0.63%) VMware Server
20 15 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 648 (25.57%) SCOM
2 193 (7.62%) WSUS
3 115 (4.54%) SCVMM
4 108 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 96 (3.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 88 (3.47%) Puppet
7 74 (2.92%) Backup Exec
8 68 (2.68%) AirWatch
9 56 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 54 (2.13%) Nessus
11 52 (2.05%) SCSM
12 49 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
13 45 (1.78%) Nagios
14 44 (1.74%) SCOrch
15 37 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
16 36 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
17 35 (1.38%) SCDPM
18 29 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
18 29 (1.14%) Tivoli
19 28 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1566 (61.80%) Microsoft
2 1149 (45.34%) VMware
3 687 (27.11%) Citrix
4 488 (19.26%) Cisco
5 343 (13.54%) HP
6 175 (6.91%) Red Hat
7 165 (6.51%) NetApp
8 134 (5.29%) Dell
9 128 (5.05%) Apple
10 97 (3.83%) Symantec
11 94 (3.71%) IBM
12 90 (3.55%) Intel Security
13 85 (3.35%) SolarWinds
14 77 (3.04%) EMC
14 77 (3.04%) Veeam
15 72 (2.84%) MobileIron
16 68 (2.68%) Oracle
17 61 (2.41%) Juniper
17 61 (2.41%) ServiceNow
18 55 (2.17%) Avaya
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £32k - 40k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k + MS Certs + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pensions, Healthcare, Bonus, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: Yesterday