The first table below looks at the demand for Sysprep skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sysprep over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Sysprep
Rank 885 868 881
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sysprep 16 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 17
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +11.84%
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £25,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -34.21%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7220 6795 6061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.17% 6.25% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5784 5428 4932
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £65,000 £61,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sysprep
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sysprep Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sysprep
Salary Trend

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

Sysprep Salary Trend in the UK

Sysprep
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sysprep over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Sysprep Salary Histogram in the UK

Sysprep
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sysprep within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -29 16 £33,750 -20.58%
West Yorkshire - 7 £19,000 -
Yorkshire - 7 £19,000 -
London -60 6 £33,750 -28.94%
Ossett - 4 - -
Wakefield - 3 £19,000 -
City of London -12 2 £34,250 -42.91%
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £37,500 -
Luton - 1 £37,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £37,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £37,500 -

Sysprep
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sysprep 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 Sysprep.

1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) SCCM
4 8 (50.00%) Acronis
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) Time Management
5 7 (43.75%) Altiris
5 7 (43.75%) PDA
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 5 (31.25%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) WMI
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (25.00%) Legal
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
9 3 (18.75%) VPN

Sysprep
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sysprep 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 Sysprep. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) WorkSite
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) 3G
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) ADSL
5 1 (6.25%) SMTP
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) WLAN
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
4 2 (12.50%) WPF
4 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) PDA
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (6.25%) Windows CE
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) VBScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB6
3 2 (12.50%) XAML
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) WMI
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Acronis
3 7 (43.75%) Altiris
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Kaspersky
5 3 (18.75%) AppSense
6 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Wyse