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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 884 943 954
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +11
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 28 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.029% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 25
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -

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
8027 8198 8521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.43% 7.52% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6509 6696 6735
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 £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

SCSM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCSM
Top 23 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 30 September 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
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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 +50 21 £40,000 -15.78% 2
London +43 9 £51,500 +3.00%
South East +38 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Surrey - 5 £37,500 -
Guildford - 3 £37,500 -
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +45 2 £51,250 +29.74%
Saffron Walden - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £45,000 - 1
North West - 2 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland +18 1 £35,000 -
East Midlands +17 1 £51,500 +87.27%
Nottingham +4 1 £51,500 +87.27%
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £51,500 +87.27%
West Midlands -11 1 £42,500 -10.52%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Egham - 1 £19,000 -
Godalming - 1 £37,500 -
Hereford - 1 £42,500 -
Clydebank - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 57 (93.44%) SCCM
2 56 (91.80%) Microsoft
3 54 (88.52%) Windows
4 51 (83.61%) SCOM
5 46 (75.41%) Hyper-V
5 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
6 43 (70.49%) SCVMM
7 29 (47.54%) Windows Server
8 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
9 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (37.70%) SCDPM
10 21 (34.43%) SC Cleared
10 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
11 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (31.15%) VMware
12 19 (31.15%) Private Cloud
12 19 (31.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (29.51%) Windows 10
13 18 (29.51%) MCSE
14 17 (27.87%) ITIL
14 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (26.23%) MCSA
16 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
16 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
16 14 (22.95%) Finance
17 13 (21.31%) Cisco
18 12 (19.67%) DNS
19 11 (18.03%) SAN

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 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
2 23 (37.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (31.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (13.11%) IIS
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Office
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) IaaS
3 2 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) DNS
2 11 (18.03%) SAN
3 9 (14.75%) DHCP
4 5 (8.20%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.56%) Firewall
6 3 (4.92%) VoIP
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.28%) VLAN
7 2 (3.28%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Consultant
2 15 (24.59%) Cloud Consultant
2 15 (24.59%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 12 (19.67%) Support Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Private Cloud
2 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) RSA SecurID
4 4 (6.56%) BYOD
5 3 (4.92%) Clustering
5 3 (4.92%) Reinsurance
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) Replication
6 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Windows Server
3 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (29.51%) Windows 10
5 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
7 9 (14.75%) Windows 8
8 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (6.56%) Android
9 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
9 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Data Protection
3 9 (14.75%) Service Management
4 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.20%) Patch Management
7 4 (6.56%) Software Distribution
8 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.28%) Coaching
9 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.28%) Kanban
9 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
10 1 (1.64%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.64%) TOGAF
10 1 (1.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) SC Cleared
1 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (29.51%) MCSE
4 16 (26.23%) MCSA
5 7 (11.48%) MCP
6 2 (3.28%) MCITP
System Software
1 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
1 46 (75.41%) Hyper-V
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.64%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 57 (93.44%) SCCM
2 51 (83.61%) SCOM
3 43 (70.49%) SCVMM
4 23 (37.70%) SCDPM
5 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (14.75%) NetBackup
7 7 (11.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (8.20%) SCOrch
8 5 (8.20%) WSUS
9 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (3.28%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (3.28%) MIIS
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) VMware
3 13 (21.31%) Cisco
4 11 (18.03%) MobileIron
5 9 (14.75%) NetApp
5 9 (14.75%) Symantec
6 7 (11.48%) RightFax
6 7 (11.48%) Veritas
7 6 (9.84%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Citrix
8 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.64%) Apple
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Meru Networks
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