The first table below looks at the demand for SCVMM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 795 770 771
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCVMM 109 105 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.096% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.54% 1.56% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 90 97 113
Average salary £46,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7099 6748 6040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.10% 6.20% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5703 5399 4924
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCVMM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCVMM within the UK.

SCVMM Salary Trend in the UK

SCVMM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCVMM over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

SCVMM Salary Histogram in the UK

SCVMM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 103 £46,500 -15.45% 8
London -30 24 £52,500 +34.61%
South East -18 23 £46,500 -15.45% 1
Yorkshire -24 15 £40,000 -37.25% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 11 £46,500 +32.85% 1
Nottingham +7 11 £46,500 +32.85%
East Midlands +4 11 £46,500 +32.85% 2
North West +15 9 £34,500 -29.23% 2
South Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 9 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 8 £35,000 -39.13%
City of London -6 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £46,500 -22.50%
Reading +1 7 £35,000 -41.66%
South West -15 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Dorset - 7 £45,000 -
Poole - 7 £45,000 -
Manchester - 7 £46,500 -
Leeds -28 6 £46,500 -27.05%
West Yorkshire -29 6 £46,500 -27.05%
Birmingham +8 5 £46,500 -15.45%
West Midlands +1 5 £46,500 -15.45%
East of England -24 5 £33,000 -34.00%
Milton Keynes -5 3 £46,500 -22.50%
Glasgow -11 3 £38,000 +43.39% 4
Scotland -11 3 £38,000 +43.39% 4
Hertfordshire -15 3 £58,500 -2.50%
Surrey -20 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
High Wycombe - 3 - -
Oxford +11 2 £46,500 -22.50%

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM.

1 178 (91.75%) Hyper-V
2 177 (91.24%) Microsoft
3 145 (74.74%) SCCM
4 126 (64.95%) SCOM
5 123 (63.40%) Windows
6 99 (51.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 97 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 89 (45.88%) MS Excel
9 78 (40.21%) VMware
10 69 (35.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 68 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 66 (34.02%) DNS
13 59 (30.41%) MCSE
13 59 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 53 (27.32%) MCITP
14 53 (27.32%) Citrix
15 45 (23.20%) Office 365
16 42 (21.65%) Exchange Server 2013
17 41 (21.13%) SCDPM
18 39 (20.10%) SCOrch
19 37 (19.07%) PowerShell
20 35 (18.04%) SAN
20 35 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
21 34 (17.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
21 34 (17.53%) SCSM
22 33 (17.01%) XenApp
22 33 (17.01%) Citrix Certification
22 33 (17.01%) MS Exchange
23 32 (16.49%) SharePoint
23 32 (16.49%) SQL Server

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SCVMM 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 SCVMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (21.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 33 (17.01%) MS Exchange
3 32 (16.49%) SharePoint
4 26 (13.40%) Lync
5 22 (11.34%) SharePoint Server
6 19 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.61%) IBM Notes
9 6 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.58%) IIS
11 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 89 (45.88%) MS Excel
2 29 (14.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Sage 1000
2 6 (3.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.20%) Office 365
2 29 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 66 (34.02%) DNS
2 35 (18.04%) SAN
3 29 (14.95%) DHCP
4 27 (13.92%) Unified Communications
5 19 (9.79%) iSCSI
6 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
7 13 (6.70%) Firewall
8 12 (6.19%) FTP
8 12 (6.19%) NetScaler
9 11 (5.67%) Internet
10 8 (4.12%) InfiniBand
11 6 (3.09%) NAS
11 6 (3.09%) VPN
12 4 (2.06%) SSL
12 4 (2.06%) MPLS
12 4 (2.06%) SMTP
13 3 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.55%) LAN
13 3 (1.55%) WAN
14 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.52%) NUnit
2 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.52%) MSTest
2 1 (0.52%) WiX
2 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.52%) NuGet
2 1 (0.52%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (3.61%) Finance
2 4 (2.06%) Marketing
3 3 (1.55%) German Language
4 2 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (45.36%) Consultant
2 50 (25.77%) Microsoft Consultant
3 29 (14.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (12.89%) Microsoft Specialist
5 23 (11.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 18 (9.28%) Citrix Consultant
7 16 (8.25%) Administrator
7 16 (8.25%) Applications Consultant
8 15 (7.73%) Support Engineer
8 15 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (7.22%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (5.67%) Server Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) SCCM Consultant
11 9 (4.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.12%) Junior
13 7 (3.61%) Windows Server Engineer
14 6 (3.09%) Junior Support Engineer
14 6 (3.09%) Architect
14 6 (3.09%) Senior Consultant
14 6 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.34%) Application Packaging
2 8 (4.12%) COM
3 2 (1.03%) LAMP
4 1 (0.52%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.70%) PKI
1 13 (6.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 11 (5.67%) Clustering
3 9 (4.64%) Replication
4 7 (3.61%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.03%) CMDB
8 1 (0.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 123 (63.40%) Windows
2 68 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.19%) Linux
6 10 (5.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.95%) ITIL
2 18 (9.28%) Service Delivery
3 13 (6.70%) Business Continuity
4 12 (6.19%) CRM
5 10 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (4.64%) Incident Management
7 7 (3.61%) Migration
7 7 (3.61%) PRINCE2
7 7 (3.61%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (3.09%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (3.09%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.09%) Data Protection
8 6 (3.09%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.58%) High Availability
9 5 (2.58%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (2.58%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.06%) Integration Testing
10 4 (2.06%) Project Management
11 3 (1.55%) Change Management
11 3 (1.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.07%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.73%) SQL
3 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.03%) VB
5 1 (0.52%) VBScript
5 1 (0.52%) C#
5 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 99 (51.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (30.41%) MCSE
3 53 (27.32%) MCITP
4 33 (17.01%) Citrix Certification
5 32 (16.49%) MCTS
6 31 (15.98%) CCA
7 26 (13.40%) Security Cleared
8 25 (12.89%) Degree
9 22 (11.34%) SC Cleared
10 20 (10.31%) CCEA
11 17 (8.76%) CCAA
12 16 (8.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (6.19%) VCP5
14 11 (5.67%) MCSA
15 8 (4.12%) MCP
15 8 (4.12%) VCP4
16 7 (3.61%) VCAP
17 5 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
17 5 (2.58%) CCNA
18 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 178 (91.75%) Hyper-V
2 97 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 69 (35.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (17.01%) XenApp
5 28 (14.43%) XenDesktop
6 27 (13.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (10.82%) vSphere
7 21 (10.82%) vCloud
8 17 (8.76%) XenServer
9 11 (5.67%) VMware ESX
10 10 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.03%) UAG
12 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 145 (74.74%) SCCM
2 126 (64.95%) SCOM
3 41 (21.13%) SCDPM
4 39 (20.10%) SCOrch
5 34 (17.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 34 (17.53%) SCSM
6 6 (3.09%) XenMobile
7 5 (2.58%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.06%) WSUS
9 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.52%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 177 (91.24%) Microsoft
2 78 (40.21%) VMware
3 53 (27.32%) Citrix
4 24 (12.37%) HP
5 16 (8.25%) Cisco
6 13 (6.70%) NetApp
7 11 (5.67%) Sage
7 11 (5.67%) Dell
7 11 (5.67%) Avaya
7 11 (5.67%) 3PAR
8 7 (3.61%) Lotus
9 6 (3.09%) EMC
9 6 (3.09%) McAfee
10 5 (2.58%) Computacenter
10 5 (2.58%) Barracuda Networks
10 5 (2.58%) CA
10 5 (2.58%) Symantec
10 5 (2.58%) Veritas
11 3 (1.55%) Veeam
11 3 (1.55%) AppSense
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