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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 914 930 954
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +24
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 30 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.039% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.55% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 47
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-31.76% -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
8382 7886 7796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.15% 7.15% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6800 6248 6177
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 3 May 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 3 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 +9 26 £29,000 -31.76% 1
South East +24 17 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Surrey - 12 £29,000 - 1
Guildford - 10 £29,000 -
East Midlands +15 6 £22,000 -44.30%
Berkshire +20 5 £65,000 -3.70%
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £22,000 -30.15%
Derbyshire - 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 £67,500 -
Derby - 3 - -
Mansfield - 2 £22,000 -
North West +29 1 £32,500 -18.75%
East of England +14 1 £34,000 -17.07%
Nottingham +9 1 £20,000 -36.50%
South West +6 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £34,000 -17.07%
Huntingdon -16 1 £34,000 -17.07%
Birmingham -18 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
Bath - 1 £32,500 -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 74 (97.37%) SCCM
2 71 (93.42%) Windows
3 67 (88.16%) Microsoft
4 58 (76.32%) Active Directory
5 57 (75.00%) Hyper-V
6 56 (73.68%) SCOM
7 42 (55.26%) SCVMM
8 41 (53.95%) Windows Server
9 38 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 35 (46.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
12 32 (42.11%) VMware
13 28 (36.84%) SCDPM
14 27 (35.53%) Private Cloud
14 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
16 21 (27.63%) DNS
17 20 (26.32%) SC Cleared
17 20 (26.32%) Security Cleared
17 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (25.00%) ITIL
19 17 (22.37%) Cisco
19 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
20 16 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
20 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
21 14 (18.42%) Clustering
21 14 (18.42%) SolarWinds
22 13 (17.11%) HP
22 13 (17.11%) SCOrch
23 12 (15.79%) DHCP

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 24 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.58%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.84%) Azure Active Directory
2 9 (11.84%) IaaS
3 6 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.26%) Office 365
5 2 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.63%) DNS
2 12 (15.79%) DHCP
2 12 (15.79%) SAN
3 11 (14.47%) Firewall
4 10 (13.16%) VLAN
5 9 (11.84%) IPsec
6 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (5.26%) LAN
8 4 (5.26%) Skype
8 4 (5.26%) WAN
9 3 (3.95%) ADSL
9 3 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.95%) VPN
10 1 (1.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) French Language
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.32%) German Language
4 1 (1.32%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Consultant
2 17 (22.37%) Cloud Consultant
2 17 (22.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (21.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 16 (21.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 16 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (10.53%) Azure Consultant
4 8 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) IT Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) IT Support
7 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) WAP
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Private Cloud
2 14 (18.42%) Clustering
3 8 (10.53%) Replication
4 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) EPoS
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 71 (93.42%) Windows
2 41 (53.95%) Windows Server
3 35 (46.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.47%) Windows 10
7 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Presales
3 3 (3.95%) Business Continuity
3 3 (3.95%) Data Protection
3 3 (3.95%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (3.95%) Investment Management
3 3 (3.95%) Line Management
3 3 (3.95%) Server Patching
3 3 (3.95%) TOGAF
4 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (1.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.32%) Game Development
5 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.32%) People Management
5 1 (1.32%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) C#
2 3 (3.95%) VBA
3 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 20 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.95%) MCSE
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.63%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (76.32%) Active Directory
2 57 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (11.84%) BitLocker
5 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.95%) vSphere
5 3 (3.95%) XenApp
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 74 (97.37%) SCCM
2 56 (73.68%) SCOM
3 42 (55.26%) SCVMM
4 28 (36.84%) SCDPM
5 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 13 (17.11%) SCOrch
7 9 (11.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 9 (11.84%) Windows Intune
8 3 (3.95%) MOM
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 67 (88.16%) Microsoft
2 32 (42.11%) VMware
3 17 (22.37%) Cisco
4 14 (18.42%) SolarWinds
5 13 (17.11%) HP
6 9 (11.84%) Citrix
7 7 (9.21%) NetApp
8 5 (6.58%) EMC
9 4 (5.26%) Canon
9 4 (5.26%) CommVault
9 4 (5.26%) Dell
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle
11 2 (2.63%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.63%) RightFax
11 2 (2.63%) Symantec
11 2 (2.63%) Veritas
12 1 (1.32%) Adobe
12 1 (1.32%) Autodesk
12 1 (1.32%) Avaya
12 1 (1.32%) Nimsoft
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