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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 833 879 843
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -36
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 45 89 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.58% 1.10% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 75 82
Median salary £45,000 £41,820 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.60% +19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,820 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +19.48%

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
7776 8116 8707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.54% 7.49% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6211 6631 6965
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 42 £45,000 +7.60% 7
London +56 12 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East Midlands +10 8 £52,500 +93.54% 1
East of England +5 8 £45,000 -21.73%
Nottinghamshire +5 8 £52,500 - 1
Nottingham +4 8 £52,500 - 1
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
Colchester - 7 £45,000 -
South East +60 5 £22,000 -47.39%
Oxfordshire - 4 £22,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £20,900 - 1
North East - 3 £20,900 - 1
West Yorkshire +20 2 £25,000 -10.71%
Yorkshire +20 2 £25,000 -10.71%
Leeds +18 2 £25,000 -10.71%
Birmingham -8 2 £62,500 +73.61%
West Midlands -8 2 £62,500 +73.61%
North West -14 2 £28,000 -38.46% 2
Merseyside - 2 £28,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £28,000 -
Jarrow - 2 £20,900 -
Scotland +33 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge +14 1 £62,500 +47.05%
Hampshire +5 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £62,500 +47.05%
Hendon - 1 £30,000 -
South Shields - 1 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 47 (66.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (47.89%) MS Excel
3 31 (43.66%) Windows
4 22 (30.99%) Finance
5 21 (29.58%) Windows Server
6 20 (28.17%) SCCM
7 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
8 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
10 15 (21.13%) MS Office
10 15 (21.13%) VMware
11 14 (19.72%) DNS
12 13 (18.31%) DHCP
12 13 (18.31%) Games
12 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
12 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
13 12 (16.90%) Data Management
13 12 (16.90%) SLA
13 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (16.90%) SQL
14 11 (15.49%) Linux
14 11 (15.49%) CRM
14 11 (15.49%) Citrix
14 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (14.08%) LAN
15 10 (14.08%) WAN
15 10 (14.08%) ITIL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (47.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.13%) MS Office
3 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.82%) FastStats
2 2 (2.82%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 2 (2.82%) Unica
3 1 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
1 2 (2.82%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) DNS
2 13 (18.31%) DHCP
3 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.08%) LAN
4 10 (14.08%) WAN
5 7 (9.86%) VPN
6 6 (8.45%) Firewall
6 6 (8.45%) Wireless
7 4 (5.63%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.23%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.82%) RTP
9 2 (2.82%) VLAN
9 2 (2.82%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.41%) DSL
10 1 (1.41%) Internet
10 1 (1.41%) SAN
10 1 (1.41%) SNMP
10 1 (1.41%) VoIP
10 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.23%) EDMS
5 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.41%) MS Access
6 1 (1.41%) MySQL
6 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Redis
6 1 (1.41%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.82%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.82%) MSI
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Games
3 10 (14.08%) Retail
4 9 (12.68%) Marketing
5 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.82%) Law
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 2 (2.82%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (9.86%) IT Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Linux Server Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Server Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Database Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 5 (7.04%) IT Support
5 5 (7.04%) Support Technician
5 5 (7.04%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) CSS
2 2 (2.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.04%) Replication
4 4 (5.63%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.63%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.23%) Frameworx
5 3 (4.23%) iPhone
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Statistics
5 3 (4.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Clustering
6 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.82%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Windows
2 21 (29.58%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (15.49%) Linux
5 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.04%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.63%) Unix
10 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.90%) Data Management
3 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (15.49%) CRM
4 10 (14.08%) Application Packaging
4 10 (14.08%) DevOps
4 10 (14.08%) ITIL
4 10 (14.08%) Service Management
5 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 5 (7.04%) Analytics
7 5 (7.04%) Campaign Management
7 5 (7.04%) Change Control
7 5 (7.04%) Change Management
7 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.63%) Email Marketing
8 4 (5.63%) ERP
8 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.23%) VB
4 2 (2.82%) C++
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) VBScript
5 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) A+ Certification
3 5 (7.04%) MCSA
3 5 (7.04%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (2.82%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.04%) Terminal Server
4 4 (5.63%) DFS Replication
4 4 (5.63%) XenApp
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.41%) Firmware
6 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) SCCM
2 10 (14.08%) SCOM
3 6 (8.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (8.45%) WSUS
4 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.41%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 47 (66.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) VMware
3 11 (15.49%) Citrix
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle
5 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.27%) Remedy
6 7 (9.86%) Cisco
7 5 (7.04%) Altiris
8 4 (5.63%) Dell KACE
9 3 (4.23%) Adobe
9 3 (4.23%) Bloomberg
9 3 (4.23%) FactSet
9 3 (4.23%) IBM
9 3 (4.23%) Lotus
9 3 (4.23%) Reuters
9 3 (4.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (4.23%) SAP
9 3 (4.23%) Siebel
10 2 (2.82%) HP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum plus benefits and company bonus
Posted: 16 days ago