The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 882 811 792
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -19
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 31 71 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.065% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 1.05% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 59 102
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.53%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7199 6756 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.15% 6.21% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5776 5411 4940
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%

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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

SCSM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCSM
Top 15 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 28 July 2014. 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 -47 30 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South East +10 15 £47,500 -4.04%
West Sussex 0 12 £47,500 -
Worthing -2 12 £47,500 -
London -58 11 £50,000 -
City of London -9 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +7 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Surrey -12 1 - -
Reading -14 1 £62,500 +21.95%
Caerphilly - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £26,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £26,000 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 77 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 57 (67.86%) SCOM
3 54 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 53 (63.10%) SCCM
5 49 (58.33%) Windows
6 44 (52.38%) Active Directory
6 44 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (51.19%) MCSE
8 38 (45.24%) MCITP
9 36 (42.86%) MCTS
9 36 (42.86%) SCVMM
10 35 (41.67%) VMware
11 34 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (30.95%) Finance
12 26 (30.95%) ITIL
12 26 (30.95%) SCOrch
13 23 (27.38%) PowerShell
14 20 (23.81%) Firewall
14 20 (23.81%) PRINCE2
15 18 (21.43%) Cisco
16 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
17 16 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
17 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
18 15 (17.86%) LAN
18 15 (17.86%) WAN
18 15 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (17.86%) Juniper
18 15 (17.86%) SAN
18 15 (17.86%) CCNP

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.57%) Lync
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Firewall
2 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
3 15 (17.86%) LAN
3 15 (17.86%) WAN
3 15 (17.86%) SAN
3 15 (17.86%) BIG-IP
4 14 (16.67%) DNS
5 12 (14.29%) DHCP
6 5 (5.95%) NAS
7 4 (4.76%) MPLS
7 4 (4.76%) SSL
7 4 (4.76%) SMTP
7 4 (4.76%) VPN
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Consultant
2 25 (29.76%) Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Technical Consultant
4 17 (20.24%) Microsoft Consultant
5 15 (17.86%) Network Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Server Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Management Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.57%) SCCM Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Data Centre Consultant
11 2 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.38%) Junior
11 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (58.33%) Windows
2 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 20 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 16 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
4 15 (17.86%) Data Security
4 15 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (5.95%) High Availability
6 4 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.57%) Migration
8 2 (2.38%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.19%) QMS
9 1 (1.19%) MOF
9 1 (1.19%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.19%) Change Management
9 1 (1.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.19%) Security Management
9 1 (1.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.38%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (51.19%) MCSE
3 38 (45.24%) MCITP
4 36 (42.86%) MCTS
5 15 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (17.86%) CCNP
5 15 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (8.33%) MCP
7 6 (7.14%) CCNA
8 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.38%) Degree
10 1 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.19%) MCSM
10 1 (1.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 44 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 34 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.52%) XenApp
5 4 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 57 (67.86%) SCOM
2 53 (63.10%) SCCM
3 36 (42.86%) SCVMM
4 26 (30.95%) SCOrch
5 14 (16.67%) SCDPM
6 6 (7.14%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.38%) WSUS
8 1 (1.19%) AppDNA
8 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 77 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (41.67%) VMware
3 18 (21.43%) Cisco
4 15 (17.86%) Juniper
4 15 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 11 (13.10%) Citrix
6 9 (10.71%) HP
7 6 (7.14%) NetApp
8 5 (5.95%) Veritas
9 4 (4.76%) Dell
10 3 (3.57%) Symantec
11 1 (1.19%) IBM
11 1 (1.19%) Sun
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