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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 900 907 951
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +44
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 32 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.038% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.39% 0.52% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 41
Median salary £29,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.55% -5.26%

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
8178 7630 7636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.30% 7.16% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6629 6051 6117
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

SCSM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCSM
Top 21 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 24 May 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 +34 25 £29,000 -35.55% 4
South East +28 16 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Surrey - 11 £29,000 - 1
Guildford - 10 £29,000 -
Berkshire +14 5 £65,000 -
East Midlands +10 4 £22,000 -51.11%
London +24 3 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £22,000 -42.48%
Bracknell - 3 £67,500 -
Mansfield - 2 £22,000 -
East of England +27 1 £34,000 -17.07%
Nottingham +6 1 £20,000 -47.71%
Derbyshire +6 1 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £34,000 -17.07%
Derby -1 1 - -
Birmingham -11 1 - -
Huntingdon -13 1 £34,000 -17.07%
West Midlands -15 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £32,500 -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 65 (98.48%) SCCM
2 62 (93.94%) Windows
3 60 (90.91%) Microsoft
4 56 (84.85%) Active Directory
5 47 (71.21%) SCOM
6 45 (68.18%) Hyper-V
7 36 (54.55%) SCVMM
8 35 (53.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 32 (48.48%) Windows Server
10 29 (43.94%) SCDPM
11 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (40.91%) Private Cloud
12 26 (39.39%) MS Excel
13 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (34.85%) VMware
15 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
15 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
16 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (28.79%) MS Exchange
18 18 (27.27%) DNS
19 17 (25.76%) Cisco
20 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (22.73%) ITIL
21 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
21 14 (21.21%) Windows 10
22 13 (19.70%) HP
23 12 (18.18%) Windows 8
24 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
24 11 (16.67%) Citrix

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 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (28.79%) MS Exchange
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
6 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.03%) IIS
8 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.61%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) IaaS
3 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.06%) Office 365
5 2 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) DNS
2 9 (13.64%) DHCP
2 9 (13.64%) SAN
3 8 (12.12%) Firewall
4 7 (10.61%) IPsec
4 7 (10.61%) VLAN
5 6 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.06%) LAN
6 4 (6.06%) Skype
6 4 (6.06%) WAN
6 4 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.55%) ADSL
7 3 (4.55%) VPN
8 1 (1.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) French Language
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.52%) German Language
4 1 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Consultant
2 18 (27.27%) Cloud Consultant
3 17 (25.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Architect
9 5 (7.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Azure Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
11 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Server Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) WAP
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Private Cloud
2 11 (16.67%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) BYOD
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) EPoS
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (93.94%) Windows
2 32 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (21.21%) Windows 10
5 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 12 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.55%) Android
7 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.55%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Presales
3 7 (10.61%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.55%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (4.55%) Line Management
5 3 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.55%) Service Management
5 3 (4.55%) Software Distribution
5 3 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.52%) Game Development
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) C#
2 3 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) MCSE
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.55%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) MCP
5 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (84.85%) Active Directory
2 45 (68.18%) Hyper-V
3 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.61%) BitLocker
5 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.55%) vSphere
5 3 (4.55%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 65 (98.48%) SCCM
2 47 (71.21%) SCOM
3 36 (54.55%) SCVMM
4 29 (43.94%) SCDPM
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 7 (10.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 7 (10.61%) SCOrch
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Intune
7 3 (4.55%) MOM
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (4.55%) WSUS
8 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (34.85%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Cisco
4 13 (19.70%) HP
5 11 (16.67%) Citrix
5 11 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 6 (9.09%) NetApp
7 5 (7.58%) MobileIron
8 4 (6.06%) Canon
8 4 (6.06%) CommVault
8 4 (6.06%) EMC
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle
10 2 (3.03%) Dell
10 2 (3.03%) RightFax
10 2 (3.03%) Symantec
10 2 (3.03%) Veritas
11 1 (1.52%) Adobe
11 1 (1.52%) Autodesk
11 1 (1.52%) Avaya
11 1 (1.52%) Nimsoft
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