The table below looks at the statistics for SCSM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 810 842 766
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -76
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 56 33 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.032% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.51% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 115
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £29,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+61.01% -41.00%

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
6966 6514 6173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.69% 6.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5123 4994
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

SCSM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCSM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCSM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCSM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCSM within the UK.

SCSM Salary Trend in the UK

SCSM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCSM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

SCSM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCSM
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCSM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 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
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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 +31 46 £47,500 +58.33% 2
London -4 12 £50,000 +2.56%
South East -9 12 £42,500 -45.16% 2
North West - 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands -3 6 £48,750 +116.66%
Berkshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Birmingham -7 5 £47,500 +111.11%
City of London - 5 £52,500 -
South West -16 4 £34,000 -22.72%
Crawley - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
Dorset -20 3 £34,000 -22.72%
East Midlands +12 2 £55,000 +96.42%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Leeds - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £55,000 -
Poole -11 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £35,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £21,500 -
South Wales - 1 £21,500 -
Wales - 1 £21,500 -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SCSM 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 SCSM.

1 85 (93.41%) SCCM
2 84 (92.31%) SCOM
3 82 (90.11%) Microsoft
4 67 (73.63%) SCVMM
5 65 (71.43%) Windows
6 59 (64.84%) Active Directory
7 50 (54.95%) SCOrch
8 45 (49.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (45.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (45.05%) Hyper-V
10 34 (37.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 34 (37.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 32 (35.16%) SAN
11 32 (35.16%) MCSE
12 31 (34.07%) SCDPM
13 30 (32.97%) MS Excel
14 29 (31.87%) Windows 7
15 25 (27.47%) ITIL
16 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
16 21 (23.08%) Citrix
17 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
17 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (19.78%) DNS
19 16 (17.58%) SQL
19 16 (17.58%) Migration
19 16 (17.58%) VMware
20 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
20 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
20 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (15.38%) PRINCE2

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SCSM 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 SCSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.59%) Lync
5 5 (5.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.40%) IIS
6 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (32.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (12.09%) IaaS
2 10 (10.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (35.16%) SAN
2 18 (19.78%) DNS
3 11 (12.09%) NAS
3 11 (12.09%) iSCSI
3 11 (12.09%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (10.99%) DHCP
5 9 (9.89%) Firewall
6 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.59%) LAN
8 5 (5.49%) WAN
9 3 (3.30%) VPN
10 1 (1.10%) WLAN
10 1 (1.10%) MPLS
10 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Consultant
2 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (8.79%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 7 (7.69%) Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.49%) Escalation Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Server Specialist
6 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Specialist
8 3 (3.30%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Systems Support
8 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) Web Services
1 4 (4.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.10%) Handset
4 1 (1.10%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 45 (49.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (45.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (31.87%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) ITIL
2 16 (17.58%) Migration
3 14 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 13 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 12 (13.19%) Software Distribution
6 11 (12.09%) MOF
7 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.69%) Change Management
8 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.59%) Release Management
9 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (6.59%) High Availability
10 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.49%) Project Management
11 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) SQL
2 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (37.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (35.16%) MCSE
3 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.89%) MCTS
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.10%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) MCP
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 59 (64.84%) Active Directory
2 41 (45.05%) Hyper-V
3 34 (37.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.59%) XenApp
6 5 (5.49%) vSphere
6 5 (5.49%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (5.49%) UAG
7 3 (3.30%) XenServer
7 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 85 (93.41%) SCCM
2 84 (92.31%) SCOM
3 67 (73.63%) SCVMM
4 50 (54.95%) SCOrch
5 31 (34.07%) SCDPM
6 12 (13.19%) Windows Intune
7 11 (12.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (6.59%) NetBackup
9 4 (4.40%) ARCserve
9 4 (4.40%) WSUS
10 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 82 (90.11%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.08%) Citrix
3 16 (17.58%) VMware
4 10 (10.99%) HP
4 10 (10.99%) Dell
5 7 (7.69%) Cisco
6 6 (6.59%) NetApp
6 6 (6.59%) AppSense
7 5 (5.49%) SAP
7 5 (5.49%) Veritas
8 4 (4.40%) Sophos
8 4 (4.40%) Lumension
9 2 (2.20%) Symantec
9 2 (2.20%) Brocade
9 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.10%) Polycom
10 1 (1.10%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.10%) BMC
10 1 (1.10%) CA
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