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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 799 785 732
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -53
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 94 122 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 1.58% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 80 88 110
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,875 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+12.91% +7.14%

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
7856 7712 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.17% 6.72% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 6143 5558
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 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 -29 85 £37,500 +8.69% 21
London +32 35 £58,750 +30.55% 10
South East -19 30 £33,000 +10.00% 3
Hampshire +8 10 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Cheltenham -18 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Gloucestershire -29 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West -39 8 £47,500 +79.24% 1
Yorkshire +14 6 £31,500 - 2
Milton Keynes -6 6 £35,000 -15.66%
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £35,000 +55.55%
Ealing - 6 £57,500 -
Surrey +8 5 £31,250 -10.71% 1
West Yorkshire +6 5 £31,500 - 1
Bradford - 5 £31,500 -
Leeds - 5 £31,500 -
Andover +1 4 £33,000 -5.71% 1
City of London +25 3 £72,500 - 1
North West +4 3 £18,500 -62.81% 2
East Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +5 2 £33,000 +20.00%
Cheshire - 2 £18,500 -
Home Counties - 2 £65,000 -
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 2 £18,500 -
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Guildford - 2 £22,500 -
Woking +3 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Manchester +1 1 £40,000 -38.46% 2
East of England -5 1 £35,000 +37.25% 3

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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).

1 115 (68.05%) Microsoft
2 78 (46.15%) Windows
3 57 (33.73%) SQL
3 57 (33.73%) SCCM
4 52 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 49 (28.99%) MS Excel
6 46 (27.22%) SQL Server
7 43 (25.44%) MS Office
7 43 (25.44%) ITIL
8 42 (24.85%) Finance
8 42 (24.85%) Windows 7
9 41 (24.26%) Telecoms
10 38 (22.49%) .NET
11 35 (20.71%) Project Management
12 33 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (19.53%) Oracle
13 32 (18.93%) PRINCE2
13 32 (18.93%) VMware
14 31 (18.34%) ASP.NET
15 30 (17.75%) C#
15 30 (17.75%) Degree
16 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (16.57%) SharePoint
17 26 (15.38%) Cisco
18 25 (14.79%) MS Exchange
19 24 (14.20%) LAN
19 24 (14.20%) WAN
19 24 (14.20%) TCP/IP
19 24 (14.20%) Citrix
20 23 (13.61%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (16.57%) SharePoint
2 25 (14.79%) MS Exchange
3 20 (11.83%) IIS
4 9 (5.33%) Apache
5 8 (4.73%) CMS
6 7 (4.14%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.55%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.37%) DNN
9 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.78%) MS Project Server
9 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.78%) ArcGIS
9 3 (1.78%) Lync
10 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.59%) WordPress
11 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 49 (28.99%) MS Excel
2 43 (25.44%) MS Office
3 12 (7.10%) MS Project
4 11 (6.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.59%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Oracle CRM
2 7 (4.14%) Primavera
3 5 (2.96%) Sage 50
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.18%) Summit
6 1 (0.59%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.28%) SaaS
2 7 (4.14%) Google Analytics
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.55%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (2.37%) Office 365
5 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.20%) WAN
1 24 (14.20%) LAN
1 24 (14.20%) TCP/IP
2 16 (9.47%) Firewall
3 14 (8.28%) DNS
4 13 (7.69%) SMTP
5 12 (7.10%) DHCP
5 12 (7.10%) PBX
6 11 (6.51%) SAN
6 11 (6.51%) Unified Communications
7 9 (5.33%) NAS
7 9 (5.33%) Wireless
7 9 (5.33%) Intranet
7 9 (5.33%) SMPP
7 9 (5.33%) HTTP
8 8 (4.73%) FTP
8 8 (4.73%) Network Security
9 7 (4.14%) CTI
9 7 (4.14%) Ethernet
10 6 (3.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.92%) EDMS
3 10 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.55%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.37%) MS Access
9 3 (1.78%) Informix
10 2 (1.18%) MySQL
11 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.59%) DTS
11 1 (0.59%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 12 (7.10%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.14%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.96%) Moq
4 5 (2.96%) Ant
4 5 (2.96%) JUnit
4 5 (2.96%) NUnit
4 5 (2.96%) Maven
5 4 (2.37%) MSI
6 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.59%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.59%) JIRA
7 1 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.59%) GCC
General
1 42 (24.85%) Finance
2 41 (24.26%) Telecoms
3 21 (12.43%) Marketing
4 13 (7.69%) Retail
5 11 (6.51%) Back Office
6 7 (4.14%) Advertising
7 5 (2.96%) Electronics
7 5 (2.96%) Law
8 4 (2.37%) Legal
8 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.37%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.59%) Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (16.57%) Developer
2 23 (13.61%) Software Developer
3 18 (10.65%) Analyst
4 17 (10.06%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
5 12 (7.10%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.10%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (5.92%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (5.92%) Consultant
7 8 (4.73%) Software Engineer
7 8 (4.73%) Software Manager
8 7 (4.14%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (4.14%) Marketing Executive
8 7 (4.14%) Architect
8 7 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.49%) .NET
2 31 (18.34%) ASP.NET
3 23 (13.61%) jQuery
4 22 (13.02%) Web Services
5 21 (12.43%) XML
6 18 (10.65%) HTML
7 13 (7.69%) CSS
7 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (7.10%) Application Packaging
9 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (5.33%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.73%) WSDL
10 8 (4.73%) SOAP
10 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (4.14%) J2EE
12 6 (3.55%) COM
12 6 (3.55%) WCF
12 6 (3.55%) WPF
13 5 (2.96%) JAX-WS
13 5 (2.96%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.43%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.24%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.65%) IVR
4 13 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 13 (7.69%) Fat Client
5 12 (7.10%) Replication
6 9 (5.33%) Clustering
6 9 (5.33%) Client/Server
6 9 (5.33%) Mathematics
7 8 (4.73%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
8 7 (4.14%) Social Media
8 7 (4.14%) BYOD
9 6 (3.55%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.96%) Copywriting
10 5 (2.96%) Biometrics
11 4 (2.37%) PKI
11 4 (2.37%) Statistics
11 4 (2.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 78 (46.15%) Windows
2 42 (24.85%) Windows 7
3 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.24%) UNIX
4 19 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (10.65%) Linux
6 14 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (7.10%) Windows XP
8 11 (6.51%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.73%) Solaris
10 4 (2.37%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.37%) SUSE
11 3 (1.78%) CentOS
11 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.44%) ITIL
2 35 (20.71%) Project Management
3 33 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (18.93%) PRINCE2
5 20 (11.83%) MVC
6 19 (11.24%) Scrum
6 19 (11.24%) Service Delivery
7 18 (10.65%) Service Management
7 18 (10.65%) CRM
8 15 (8.88%) SOA
9 14 (8.28%) TDD
9 14 (8.28%) Analytics
10 13 (7.69%) SEO
10 13 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.69%) Pay per click
10 13 (7.69%) Time Management
11 12 (7.10%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (7.10%) ERP
12 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.73%) SQL
2 30 (17.75%) C#
3 20 (11.83%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.06%) PowerShell
5 11 (6.51%) Java
6 10 (5.92%) VBScript
7 8 (4.73%) VB
7 8 (4.73%) XQuery
7 8 (4.73%) XPath
7 8 (4.73%) C
8 7 (4.14%) C++
9 6 (3.55%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.55%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (17.75%) Degree
2 19 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (10.65%) MCP
3 18 (10.65%) Security Cleared
4 15 (8.88%) MCSE
5 11 (6.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (5.92%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.14%) PMP
8 7 (4.14%) PMI Certification
8 7 (4.14%) CCNA
9 5 (2.96%) CITP
9 5 (2.96%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.37%) ISEB
10 4 (2.37%) HND
11 2 (1.18%) CCNP
11 2 (1.18%) MCDST
12 1 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.28%) SLA
2 7 (4.14%) PMBOK
3 5 (2.96%) QA
4 4 (2.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.78%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.78%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.78%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.18%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 57 (33.73%) SCCM
2 9 (5.33%) WMI
3 7 (4.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (2.96%) OpenView
5 4 (2.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (2.37%) WSUS
5 4 (2.37%) SCOM
6 3 (1.78%) OVSD
6 3 (1.78%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (1.78%) Nagios
6 3 (1.78%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.78%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.78%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.78%) Puppet
6 3 (1.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 115 (68.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.53%) Oracle
3 32 (18.93%) VMware
4 26 (15.38%) Cisco
5 24 (14.20%) Citrix
6 15 (8.88%) IBM
7 14 (8.28%) Adobe
8 13 (7.69%) HP
9 11 (6.51%) SAP
9 11 (6.51%) Siebel
10 10 (5.92%) Altiris
10 10 (5.92%) LANDesk
10 10 (5.92%) SolarWinds
11 9 (5.33%) Symantec
11 9 (5.33%) BMC
12 8 (4.73%) Dell
12 8 (4.73%) Avaya
12 8 (4.73%) Apple
12 8 (4.73%) Google
13 7 (4.14%) Genesys
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + Bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Pomeroy IT Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bolton
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London (E1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 27k
Posted: 27 days ago