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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 250 205 287
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +82
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 1323 1601 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.30% 1.52% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.99% 21.59% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1341 829
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%

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
7786 7417 6915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.64% 7.06% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6306 5937 5382
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 £29,047
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -48 1216 £41,500 -2.35% 133
London -8 574 £50,000 +5.26% 50
South East -45 265 £40,000 - 28
City of London +42 136 £50,000 -2.91% 18
Berkshire -6 99 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Surrey +36 93 £41,250 +5.76% 6
South West -46 79 £32,500 -7.14% 11
North West +14 77 £27,000 -16.92% 10
East Midlands +4 66 £31,000 -4.61% 4
East of England -48 52 £40,000 - 10
Yorkshire -44 50 £31,000 -11.42% 11
Reading -3 49 £52,500 +35.48% 5
West Midlands -40 49 £34,000 -31.31% 7
Scotland +16 47 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Cheshire +46 44 £27,000 -22.85% 1
West Yorkshire -25 43 £31,000 -11.42% 10
Guildford +20 32 £32,500 -23.52% 1
West Sussex -2 32 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Manchester 0 29 £27,500 -11.29% 7
Birmingham -26 28 £27,500 -50.00% 3
Derbyshire +13 27 £32,909 +93.58% 1
Derby - 27 £32,909 -
Glasgow -9 22 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Edinburgh +4 20 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Maidenhead +1 20 £50,000 -16.66%
Gloucestershire -20 20 £36,250 +13.28% 2
Wiltshire -8 19 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Leeds -5 18 £31,193 -16.82% 5
Hertfordshire -20 18 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Croydon +12 14 £57,500 +139.58%

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2178 (84.32%) Windows
2 1693 (65.54%) Active Directory
3 1614 (62.49%) Microsoft
4 1214 (47.00%) VMware
5 1144 (44.29%) Windows Server
6 999 (38.68%) ITIL
7 861 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 825 (31.94%) Citrix
9 788 (30.51%) SCOM
10 775 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 773 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 692 (26.79%) Hyper-V
13 687 (26.60%) MS Exchange
14 669 (25.90%) MS Excel
15 651 (25.20%) Windows 7
16 535 (20.71%) Cisco
17 516 (19.98%) DNS
18 515 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
19 493 (19.09%) PowerShell
20 486 (18.82%) Finance
21 466 (18.04%) Firewall
22 450 (17.42%) SQL Server
23 419 (16.22%) SAN
24 406 (15.72%) SQL
25 384 (14.87%) DHCP
26 383 (14.83%) Exchange Server 2010
27 379 (14.67%) Office 365
28 377 (14.60%) Skype for Business
29 362 (14.01%) MS Office
30 355 (13.74%) HP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 687 (26.60%) MS Exchange
2 383 (14.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 377 (14.60%) Skype for Business
4 299 (11.58%) SharePoint
5 263 (10.18%) IIS
6 196 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 98 (3.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 91 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 52 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 43 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 42 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 29 (1.12%) Apache
13 28 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
14 11 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.31%) IBM Domino
17 7 (0.27%) Confluence
17 7 (0.27%) MS Project Server
18 6 (0.23%) CMS
19 5 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 669 (25.90%) MS Excel
2 362 (14.01%) MS Office
3 27 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.66%) MS Project
6 2 (0.077%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.077%) Maya
7 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.039%) HipChat
7 1 (0.039%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.19%) assyst
6 4 (0.15%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.077%) Eikon
7 2 (0.077%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.077%) SAP CCM
7 2 (0.077%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 379 (14.67%) Office 365
2 232 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (2.83%) SaaS
5 50 (1.94%) Mimecast
6 47 (1.82%) IaaS
7 40 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (1.12%) OpenShift
9 28 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
9 28 (1.08%) PaaS
10 19 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.54%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.27%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.077%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.039%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 516 (19.98%) DNS
2 466 (18.04%) Firewall
3 419 (16.22%) SAN
4 384 (14.87%) DHCP
5 309 (11.96%) WAN
6 275 (10.65%) LAN
7 260 (10.07%) TCP/IP
8 167 (6.47%) VPN
9 94 (3.64%) VLAN
10 90 (3.48%) VoIP
11 83 (3.21%) Internet
12 79 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
12 79 (3.06%) NAS
13 77 (2.98%) Skype
14 76 (2.94%) iSCSI
15 75 (2.90%) NetScaler
16 68 (2.63%) Wireless
17 65 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
18 57 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
19 51 (1.97%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 132 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 127 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 36 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 28 (1.08%) Relational Database
7 27 (1.05%) MySQL
8 17 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.27%) EDRMS
11 7 (0.27%) MS Access
12 5 (0.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (0.19%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.19%) OLAP
12 5 (0.19%) QlikView
12 5 (0.19%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.15%) PerformancePoint
13 4 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 63 (2.44%) MSI
2 29 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (0.93%) InstallShield
4 20 (0.77%) SpecFlow
5 14 (0.54%) Selenium
5 14 (0.54%) WebDriver
6 13 (0.50%) AdminStudio
7 11 (0.43%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.39%) Subversion
8 10 (0.39%) Wise Package Studio
9 9 (0.35%) JIRA
10 7 (0.27%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.27%) WinDbg
11 5 (0.19%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.077%) Ant
13 2 (0.077%) Hudson
13 2 (0.077%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.077%) TeamCity
General
1 486 (18.82%) Finance
2 108 (4.18%) Law
3 99 (3.83%) Banking
4 71 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 67 (2.59%) Legal
6 64 (2.48%) Retail
7 54 (2.09%) Manufacturing
8 43 (1.66%) Marketing
8 43 (1.66%) Publishing
9 39 (1.51%) Advertising
10 26 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 21 (0.81%) Games
12 20 (0.77%) Back Office
13 19 (0.74%) Electronics
14 13 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.50%) Local Government
15 8 (0.31%) Front Office
16 4 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.077%) Automotive
17 2 (0.077%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 513 (19.86%) Analyst
2 393 (15.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 382 (14.79%) Support Engineer
4 256 (9.91%) Support Analyst
5 239 (9.25%) Desktop Support
6 208 (8.05%) Administrator
7 206 (7.98%) IT Support
8 186 (7.20%) IT Engineer
9 155 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 153 (5.92%) 3rd Line Support
11 146 (5.65%) Windows Engineer
12 143 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
13 137 (5.30%) Consultant
14 133 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
15 104 (4.03%) Desktop Engineer
16 103 (3.99%) Team Leader
17 101 (3.91%) Service Analyst
18 100 (3.87%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 100 (3.87%) IT Analyst
19 99 (3.83%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (3.06%) .NET
2 62 (2.40%) Web Services
3 29 (1.12%) XML
4 27 (1.05%) MSMQ
5 25 (0.97%) Middleware
6 22 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 19 (0.74%) HTML
8 18 (0.70%) LAMP
9 15 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 15 (0.58%) Software Packaging
10 14 (0.54%) MDX
11 11 (0.43%) XMPP
12 10 (0.39%) jQuery
12 10 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (0.39%) WAP
13 9 (0.35%) COM
14 7 (0.27%) WSH
15 6 (0.23%) SAP Basis
16 5 (0.19%) SAML
16 5 (0.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 278 (10.76%) Data Centre
2 259 (10.03%) Clustering
3 175 (6.78%) Blackberry
4 153 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (3.45%) EMC VNX
6 73 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
7 67 (2.59%) Computer Science
8 66 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 54 (2.09%) iPhone
10 46 (1.78%) Private Cloud
11 44 (1.70%) Replication
12 42 (1.63%) Client/Server
12 42 (1.63%) Driving Licence
12 42 (1.63%) EqualLogic
13 36 (1.39%) Hedge funds
14 30 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
15 28 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (1.08%) Fat Client
15 28 (1.08%) Thin Client
16 27 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2178 (84.32%) Windows
2 1144 (44.29%) Windows Server
3 861 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 775 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 651 (25.20%) Windows 7
6 333 (12.89%) Linux
7 300 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 247 (9.56%) Windows 8
9 116 (4.49%) Windows XP
10 101 (3.91%) Windows 10
11 82 (3.17%) Unix
12 76 (2.94%) Mac OS X
13 65 (2.52%) Android
14 60 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 42 (1.63%) Apple iOS
16 32 (1.24%) Mac OS
17 17 (0.66%) Solaris
18 13 (0.50%) CentOS
18 13 (0.50%) Windows Vista
19 11 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 999 (38.68%) ITIL
2 157 (6.08%) Service Delivery
3 148 (5.73%) Service Management
4 144 (5.57%) Change Management
5 132 (5.11%) Migration
6 131 (5.07%) Problem Management
7 129 (4.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 127 (4.92%) Mentoring
9 123 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 116 (4.49%) Project Management
11 106 (4.10%) Patch Management
12 105 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
13 99 (3.83%) Application Packaging
14 92 (3.56%) Capacity Planning
15 86 (3.33%) Asset Management
16 84 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
17 83 (3.21%) ITSM
18 79 (3.06%) Presales
19 75 (2.90%) Load Balancing
20 72 (2.79%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 493 (19.09%) PowerShell
2 406 (15.72%) SQL
3 146 (5.65%) VBScript
4 84 (3.25%) Ruby
5 63 (2.44%) Java
6 57 (2.21%) Perl
7 52 (2.01%) C#
8 50 (1.94%) VB
9 49 (1.90%) Python
10 25 (0.97%) C
10 25 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 20 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 18 (0.70%) JavaScript
13 14 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 14 (0.54%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.50%) PHP
15 11 (0.43%) Korn
15 11 (0.43%) VBA
16 9 (0.35%) C++
17 3 (0.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 515 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 274 (10.61%) MCSE
3 207 (8.01%) Degree
4 195 (7.55%) MCSA
5 187 (7.24%) MCP
6 154 (5.96%) Security Cleared
7 143 (5.54%) ITIL Certification
8 119 (4.61%) MCITP
9 116 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 111 (4.30%) SC Cleared
11 100 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
12 91 (3.52%) CCNA
13 67 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
14 56 (2.17%) CCA
15 45 (1.74%) MCTS
16 42 (1.63%) MCDST
17 38 (1.47%) VCP5
18 33 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 30 (1.16%) CCNP
20 26 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (9.72%) SLA
2 80 (3.10%) QA
3 23 (0.89%) COBIT
3 23 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.19%) ISO19770
6 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.077%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.039%) DICOM
8 1 (0.039%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1693 (65.54%) Active Directory
2 773 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 692 (26.79%) Hyper-V
4 352 (13.63%) vSphere
5 345 (13.36%) XenApp
6 206 (7.98%) XenDesktop
7 189 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 135 (5.23%) VMware ESX
9 91 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
10 57 (2.21%) XenServer
11 43 (1.66%) BitLocker
12 39 (1.51%) Terminal Services
13 32 (1.24%) Firmware
14 31 (1.20%) DFS Replication
15 28 (1.08%) VMware Server
16 25 (0.97%) vCloud
17 23 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 22 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 15 (0.58%) Xen
20 9 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 788 (30.51%) SCOM
2 202 (7.82%) WSUS
3 185 (7.16%) SCVMM
4 102 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 102 (3.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 97 (3.76%) SCOrch
6 80 (3.10%) SCSM
7 65 (2.52%) NetBackup
8 57 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 55 (2.13%) Puppet
10 54 (2.09%) Windows Intune
11 49 (1.90%) SCDPM
12 42 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 41 (1.59%) Nagios
13 41 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 40 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
15 39 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
16 31 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
16 31 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 30 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1614 (62.49%) Microsoft
2 1214 (47.00%) VMware
3 825 (31.94%) Citrix
4 535 (20.71%) Cisco
5 355 (13.74%) HP
6 235 (9.10%) Symantec
7 230 (8.90%) Dell
8 186 (7.20%) NetApp
9 170 (6.58%) EMC
10 149 (5.77%) AppSense
11 116 (4.49%) Apple
12 105 (4.07%) Red Hat
13 93 (3.60%) Veeam
14 82 (3.17%) SolarWinds
15 74 (2.86%) Oracle
16 66 (2.56%) Intel Security
17 64 (2.48%) IBM
18 62 (2.40%) iManage
19 60 (2.32%) Altiris
20 59 (2.28%) CommVault
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent bens inc 10% pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + MS Certs + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + fantastic corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 70k per year + Car allow, medical, pension, 36 hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £49000 per annum + training & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 4k Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits AMAZING
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k packge / £23k + 4.6k shift pay + 2.6k bonus + 25 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Unspecified - £Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago