The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 895 819 833
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +14
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 56 122 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 1.66% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 75 60
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £18,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,910 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.17% -12.50%

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
7654 7355 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5874 5338
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,236
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the UK.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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 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 -60 50 £40,000 +14.28% 9
London +8 22 £40,000 -11.11% 7
South East -55 9 £41,820 +19.48% 2
South West -13 6 £31,750 -11.36%
Teddington - 5 - - 1
City of London +55 4 £27,000 +20.00% 2
Surrey +2 4 £41,820 -46.03% 1
East of England +2 4 £46,250 +15.62%
Yorkshire - 4 £30,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £30,500 -
Manchester +13 3 - -
Guildford +2 3 £41,820 -46.03%
North West -15 3 - -
Lewes - 3 £44,141 -
East Sussex - 3 £44,141 -
Cheltenham +5 2 £36,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire +2 2 £36,000 +20.00%
Wiltshire +1 2 £26,750 -25.32%
Bristol -1 2 £36,250 -4.60%
Swindon -1 2 £26,750 -25.32%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £50,000 -
Bradford - 2 £33,000 -
Leeds - 2 £28,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £50,000 -
Woking 0 1 £25,000 -67.74%
Hemel Hempstead -3 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -3 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes -15 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Buckinghamshire -16 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Luton - 1 £32,500 -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 109 (72.67%) Microsoft
2 78 (52.00%) Windows
3 63 (42.00%) Active Directory
4 61 (40.67%) SQL
5 60 (40.00%) SCCM
6 57 (38.00%) SQL Server
7 54 (36.00%) MS Excel
8 46 (30.67%) .NET
9 43 (28.67%) ITIL
9 43 (28.67%) XML
10 34 (22.67%) Finance
11 33 (22.00%) Service Management
12 32 (21.33%) SMTP
13 31 (20.67%) MS Office
13 31 (20.67%) HTML
13 31 (20.67%) Citrix
13 31 (20.67%) Telecoms
13 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (20.00%) IIS
15 29 (19.33%) C#
16 27 (18.00%) Windows 7
17 26 (17.33%) Web Services
17 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
17 26 (17.33%) Linux
17 26 (17.33%) Service Delivery
18 25 (16.67%) ASP.NET
19 24 (16.00%) Oracle
19 24 (16.00%) Windows Server
20 23 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 23 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (20.00%) IIS
2 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
3 21 (14.00%) MS Exchange
4 20 (13.33%) Apache
5 16 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (6.67%) Lync
7 6 (4.00%) MS Project Server
8 4 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.00%) CMS
9 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.00%) Node.js
10 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 31 (20.67%) MS Office
3 6 (4.00%) MS Project
4 4 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) SaaS
2 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.67%) Office 365
5 3 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.33%) SMTP
2 22 (14.67%) TCP/IP
3 21 (14.00%) NAS
3 21 (14.00%) SAN
4 18 (12.00%) HTTP
4 18 (12.00%) SMPP
5 17 (11.33%) FTP
5 17 (11.33%) LAN
5 17 (11.33%) WAN
6 13 (8.67%) Firewall
7 12 (8.00%) DNS
8 11 (7.33%) Ethernet
9 10 (6.67%) PBX
9 10 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (6.00%) DHCP
11 8 (5.33%) Internet
11 8 (5.33%) VoIP
12 6 (4.00%) Network Security
13 5 (3.33%) Broadband
13 5 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (10.67%) Oracle Database
5 13 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (6.00%) MySQL
8 4 (2.67%) EDMS
8 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.33%) JIRA
4 4 (2.67%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.00%) JUnit
5 3 (2.00%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (1.33%) GCC
6 2 (1.33%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.33%) MSTest
6 2 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 34 (22.67%) Finance
2 31 (20.67%) Telecoms
3 17 (11.33%) Marketing
4 10 (6.67%) Retail
5 7 (4.67%) Banking
6 6 (4.00%) Advertising
6 6 (4.00%) German Language
7 5 (3.33%) French Language
7 5 (3.33%) Legal
7 5 (3.33%) Spanish Language
8 4 (2.67%) Law
9 1 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.67%) Games
9 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (31.33%) Analyst
2 24 (16.00%) Developer
3 22 (14.67%) Support Analyst
4 20 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 15 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 14 (9.33%) .NET Developer
6 14 (9.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (8.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (8.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (8.67%) C# Developer
7 13 (8.67%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (8.67%) Consultant
7 13 (8.67%) SQL Developer
7 13 (8.67%) SQL Server Developer
8 12 (8.00%) Architect
8 12 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (7.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (7.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (30.67%) .NET
2 43 (28.67%) XML
3 31 (20.67%) HTML
4 26 (17.33%) Web Services
5 25 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 19 (12.67%) CSS
7 17 (11.33%) jQuery
8 16 (10.67%) SOAP
8 16 (10.67%) WSDL
9 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (7.33%) J2EE
11 6 (4.00%) LAMP
11 6 (4.00%) WCF
11 6 (4.00%) WPF
12 5 (3.33%) XSLT
13 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (2.67%) COM
14 3 (2.00%) HATEOAS
14 3 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Clustering
2 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.33%) Blackberry
4 13 (8.67%) Client/Server
4 13 (8.67%) Fat Client
4 13 (8.67%) Mobile App
4 13 (8.67%) Thin Client
5 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.00%) iPad
7 6 (4.00%) Reference Data
8 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.33%) iSeries
8 5 (3.33%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.33%) Tandem
9 4 (2.67%) BYOD
9 4 (2.67%) CMDB
9 4 (2.67%) iPhone
9 4 (2.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 78 (52.00%) Windows
2 27 (18.00%) Windows 7
3 26 (17.33%) Linux
4 24 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (14.00%) Windows XP
6 19 (12.67%) Solaris
6 19 (12.67%) Unix
6 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.67%) SUSE
7 10 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.00%) Android
8 6 (4.00%) CentOS
8 6 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) ITIL
2 33 (22.00%) Service Management
3 31 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (17.33%) Service Delivery
5 20 (13.33%) Scrum
6 19 (12.67%) SDLC
7 17 (11.33%) Asset Management
8 16 (10.67%) Project Management
8 16 (10.67%) Software Asset Management
9 15 (10.00%) CRM
9 15 (10.00%) MVC
10 14 (9.33%) Presales
10 14 (9.33%) SOA
10 14 (9.33%) Workflow
11 13 (8.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 13 (8.67%) Technical Analysis
12 11 (7.33%) Software License Management
12 11 (7.33%) Software Licensing
12 11 (7.33%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (40.67%) SQL
2 29 (19.33%) C#
3 22 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.33%) PHP
5 13 (8.67%) XPath
5 13 (8.67%) XQuery
6 12 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.33%) C
8 9 (6.00%) Java
9 5 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.67%) C++
10 4 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.00%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.33%) VB
12 2 (1.33%) XAML
13 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.33%) MCP
3 11 (7.33%) Degree
4 9 (6.00%) MCITP
5 8 (5.33%) MCDST
5 8 (5.33%) MOS
6 6 (4.00%) CITP
7 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.67%) MCSE
8 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.33%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) CEH
10 1 (0.67%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.67%) CRISC
10 1 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 13 (8.67%) SLA
3 7 (4.67%) QA
4 2 (1.33%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.67%) XenApp
3 4 (2.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.00%) Docker
4 3 (2.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 60 (40.00%) SCCM
2 10 (6.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 8 (5.33%) NetBackup
3 8 (5.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (4.67%) MOM
5 6 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.00%) Puppet
6 4 (2.67%) WMI
7 3 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.33%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.33%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.67%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 109 (72.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.67%) Citrix
3 24 (16.00%) Oracle
4 23 (15.33%) VMware
5 21 (14.00%) Altiris
6 18 (12.00%) Sun
7 16 (10.67%) Symantec
8 13 (8.67%) HP
9 12 (8.00%) Cisco
9 12 (8.00%) IBM
9 12 (8.00%) NetApp
10 11 (7.33%) CheckPoint
11 10 (6.67%) Dell
11 10 (6.67%) Novell
12 9 (6.00%) LANDesk
13 8 (5.33%) BMC
13 8 (5.33%) CommVault
14 7 (4.67%) Computacenter
15 6 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
16 5 (3.33%) Adobe
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Virginia Water, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £22500 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Teddington
Ortolan Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 20 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago