The table below looks at the statistics for SCSM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 861 942 968
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +26
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 38 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.032% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 19
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%

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
8229 8267 8293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.54% 7.56% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6703 6677 6603
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +4.70%

SCSM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SCSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016 within the UK.

SCSM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCSM
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCSM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +63 29 £45,000 -5.26%
South East +27 12 £41,250 -26.66%
Surrey - 12 £41,250 -
Guildford - 11 £45,000 -
London +43 10 £44,250 -6.84%
City of London +51 2 £51,250 +76.72%
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -
Nottingham +8 1 £51,500 +42.06%
Nottinghamshire +8 1 £51,500 +42.06%
East Midlands +3 1 £51,500 +14.44%
West Midlands -7 1 £42,500 -10.52%
South West - 1 £59,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -
Bristol - 1 £59,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Godalming - 1 £37,500 -
Hereford - 1 £42,500 -
Clydebank - 1 £35,000 -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing SCSM 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 SCSM.

1 67 (97.10%) SCCM
2 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 64 (92.75%) Microsoft
3 57 (82.61%) Active Directory
4 50 (72.46%) SCOM
5 48 (69.57%) Hyper-V
6 47 (68.12%) SCVMM
7 40 (57.97%) Windows Server
8 34 (49.28%) MS Exchange
9 31 (44.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (36.23%) SCDPM
13 24 (34.78%) VMware
14 23 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
15 22 (31.88%) Security Cleared
16 21 (30.43%) Cisco
16 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
17 20 (28.99%) Private Cloud
17 20 (28.99%) ITIL
18 19 (27.54%) Windows 10
19 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (24.64%) DNS
20 17 (24.64%) MCSE
21 16 (23.19%) Windows 8
21 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
22 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
23 14 (20.29%) Data Centre

SCSM
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 34 (49.28%) MS Exchange
2 31 (44.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.14%) IIS
5 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
5 7 (10.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) Office 365
3 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) IaaS
3 2 (2.90%) PaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) SAN
3 8 (11.59%) DHCP
3 8 (11.59%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.25%) VPN
5 4 (5.80%) LAN
5 4 (5.80%) Skype
5 4 (5.80%) WAN
5 4 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.35%) ADSL
6 3 (4.35%) Firewall
6 3 (4.35%) VoIP
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
8 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) French Language
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
4 1 (1.45%) Military
4 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Support Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) Consultant
3 17 (24.64%) Cloud Consultant
4 16 (23.19%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 16 (23.19%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 11 (15.94%) Technical Specialist
6 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) IT Support
9 5 (7.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
11 3 (4.35%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
1 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Private Cloud
2 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) RSA SecurID
4 4 (5.80%) BYOD
5 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.45%) EPoS
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Windows Server
3 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 19 (27.54%) Windows 10
7 16 (23.19%) Windows 8
8 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.80%) Android
9 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Data Protection
3 9 (13.04%) Service Management
4 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.25%) Patch Management
5 5 (7.25%) Presales
5 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.80%) Software Distribution
7 3 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (4.35%) Line Management
7 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.45%) Change Management
9 1 (1.45%) Project Management
9 1 (1.45%) Service Design
9 1 (1.45%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.35%) C#
3 3 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
1 22 (31.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (24.64%) MCSE
4 13 (18.84%) MCSA
5 9 (13.04%) MCP
6 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.45%) Degree
7 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 57 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 48 (69.57%) Hyper-V
3 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.80%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.35%) XenApp
7 1 (1.45%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 67 (97.10%) SCCM
2 50 (72.46%) SCOM
3 47 (68.12%) SCVMM
4 25 (36.23%) SCDPM
5 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (13.04%) NetBackup
7 7 (10.14%) SCOrch
7 7 (10.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (7.25%) WSUS
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (4.35%) MOM
10 3 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (2.90%) MIIS
Vendors
1 64 (92.75%) Microsoft
2 24 (34.78%) VMware
3 21 (30.43%) Cisco
4 11 (15.94%) HP
4 11 (15.94%) MobileIron
5 10 (14.49%) SolarWinds
6 9 (13.04%) Symantec
7 8 (11.59%) Citrix
8 7 (10.14%) NetApp
8 7 (10.14%) RightFax
8 7 (10.14%) Veritas
9 4 (5.80%) Canon
9 4 (5.80%) CommVault
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle
11 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
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