The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Rank 858 881 817
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -64
Permanent jobs citing SCSM 32 38 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.032% 0.076%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.51% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 69
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%

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
7655 7402 7040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.29% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6063 5949 5661
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

SCSM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCSM
Top 25 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 7 July 2015. 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 +17 29 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South East +23 20 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Sussex -5 8 £42,500 -10.52%
London +27 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Crawley - 7 £42,500 -
Berkshire -2 6 £67,500 +14.89% 2
West Midlands -16 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Birmingham -19 4 £45,000 -5.26%
East Midlands +2 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Derbyshire -4 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Derby -4 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +43 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Nottingham 0 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Reading -1 2 £67,500 +42.10%
Southampton - 2 £46,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £46,000 -
Devon - 2 £46,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £46,000 -
Worthing -10 1 £18,500 -61.05%
Trowbridge - 1 £34,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £34,000 -

SCSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 76 (91.57%) Windows
2 74 (89.16%) Microsoft
3 72 (86.75%) SCCM
4 56 (67.47%) SCOM
5 49 (59.04%) Active Directory
6 42 (50.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (46.99%) VMware
8 38 (45.78%) SCVMM
8 38 (45.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (44.58%) SAN
10 35 (42.17%) Hyper-V
11 32 (38.55%) MS Exchange
12 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (33.73%) Microsoft App-V
14 27 (32.53%) ITIL
14 27 (32.53%) Data Centre
15 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
15 24 (28.92%) MS Excel
16 23 (27.71%) DHCP
16 23 (27.71%) DNS
16 23 (27.71%) Firewall
16 23 (27.71%) Windows Intune
17 22 (26.51%) Private Cloud
17 22 (26.51%) TCP/IP
17 22 (26.51%) Dell
17 22 (26.51%) Citrix
18 20 (24.10%) Cisco
18 20 (24.10%) Lync

SCSM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 32 (38.55%) MS Exchange
2 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (24.10%) Lync
4 18 (21.69%) IIS
5 16 (19.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (28.92%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.28%) MS Office
3 2 (2.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.48%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (9.64%) SaaS
3 8 (9.64%) Office 365
4 7 (8.43%) PaaS
5 4 (4.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (44.58%) SAN
2 23 (27.71%) DNS
2 23 (27.71%) DHCP
2 23 (27.71%) Firewall
3 22 (26.51%) TCP/IP
4 17 (20.48%) LAN
4 17 (20.48%) WAN
5 14 (16.87%) NAS
6 7 (8.43%) IPsec
6 7 (8.43%) VPN
7 6 (7.23%) VoIP
8 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.82%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.41%) Internet
10 1 (1.20%) Wireless
10 1 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.48%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Retail
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Consultant
2 22 (26.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (24.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Analyst
5 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 13 (15.66%) Cloud Consultant
6 13 (15.66%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Specialist
11 3 (3.61%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Deployment Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Help Desk Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) 1st Line Support
12 2 (2.41%) Support Engineer
12 2 (2.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) .NET
1 16 (19.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.53%) Data Centre
2 22 (26.51%) Private Cloud
3 17 (20.48%) Clustering
4 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (7.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.41%) NHS
9 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.20%) PKI
9 1 (1.20%) CMDB
9 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 76 (91.57%) Windows
2 42 (50.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (45.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.43%) Windows 8
5 7 (8.43%) Linux
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) ITIL
2 18 (21.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (20.48%) Load Balancing
4 16 (19.28%) Release Management
4 16 (19.28%) High Availability
4 16 (19.28%) Patch Management
4 16 (19.28%) Business Continuity
4 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.87%) Migration
6 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
7 12 (14.46%) Project Management
8 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
8 10 (12.05%) Performance Management
8 10 (12.05%) Data Centre Operations
9 9 (10.84%) Service Management
10 6 (7.23%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.02%) MOF
12 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) MCSE
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.23%) CCNA
5 5 (6.02%) Degree
6 3 (3.61%) MCTS
6 3 (3.61%) MCITP
6 3 (3.61%) MCSA
7 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.41%) MCP
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.20%) CCNP
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (59.04%) Active Directory
2 35 (42.17%) Hyper-V
3 28 (33.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.05%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.43%) BitLocker
6 6 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (6.02%) vSphere
8 3 (3.61%) XenApp
9 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 72 (86.75%) SCCM
2 56 (67.47%) SCOM
3 38 (45.78%) SCVMM
4 23 (27.71%) Windows Intune
5 19 (22.89%) SCOrch
6 17 (20.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 16 (19.28%) ARCserve
7 16 (19.28%) WSUS
8 12 (14.46%) SCDPM
9 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (89.16%) Microsoft
2 39 (46.99%) VMware
3 22 (26.51%) Dell
3 22 (26.51%) Citrix
4 20 (24.10%) Cisco
5 16 (19.28%) Sophos
5 16 (19.28%) Lumension
5 16 (19.28%) Dell Compellent
6 15 (18.07%) NetApp
7 12 (14.46%) HP
8 10 (12.05%) SolarWinds
9 6 (7.23%) Brocade
10 5 (6.02%) Mitel
11 4 (4.82%) AppSense
11 4 (4.82%) SAP
12 3 (3.61%) Veritas
13 1 (1.20%) Apple
13 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
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