The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 808 745 731
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -14
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 128 145 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.73% 2.26% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 142
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £57,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7386 6416 6047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.02% 5.67% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 4919 5023
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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 16 April 2014 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -47 118 £45,000 +11.11% 19
South West +16 28 £45,000 +11.11% 2
London -62 26 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South East -37 21 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Bristol +11 13 £45,000 +9.75%
North West +7 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Manchester +8 11 £47,500 +17.28% 1
Durham - 11 - -
Darlington - 11 - -
North East - 11 - -
Birmingham +11 10 £25,000 -45.05% 1
West Midlands +4 10 £36,250 -9.37% 1
East of England +4 10 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Surrey +4 9 £26,750 -46.50%
City of London -11 8 £70,000 +105.88% 3
Devon - 8 £22,950 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Yorkshire -50 5 £47,500 +11.76%
West Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 £42,500 - 1
Leeds - 5 £47,500 -
Nottingham +4 4 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire -7 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Derbyshire -16 4 £50,000 +100.00%
East Midlands -18 4 £50,000 +100.00% 5
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -
Stockport - 4 £50,000 -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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).

1 221 (89.84%) Microsoft
2 170 (69.11%) Windows
3 117 (47.56%) SCCM
4 101 (41.06%) MS Excel
5 86 (34.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (30.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (30.49%) Active Directory
7 75 (30.49%) SQL
8 74 (30.08%) Windows 7
9 71 (28.86%) MS Exchange
9 71 (28.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 68 (27.64%) Windows XP
11 67 (27.24%) Citrix
12 66 (26.83%) MS Office
13 58 (23.58%) SQL Server
14 53 (21.54%) Telecoms
15 52 (21.14%) VMware
16 48 (19.51%) Finance
16 48 (19.51%) SharePoint
16 48 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 44 (17.89%) MCSE
18 42 (17.07%) Symantec
19 40 (16.26%) WSUS
20 38 (15.45%) Windows Vista
20 38 (15.45%) C#
20 38 (15.45%) TCP/IP
21 37 (15.04%) ITIL
22 35 (14.23%) .NET
23 34 (13.82%) MCP
24 33 (13.41%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 71 (28.86%) MS Exchange
2 48 (19.51%) SharePoint
3 32 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (8.54%) IIS
5 18 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.07%) IBM Notes
8 9 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (3.66%) Lync
9 7 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.03%) Apache
11 4 (1.63%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (1.22%) iPlanet
13 2 (0.81%) Content Management Server
13 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 101 (41.06%) MS Excel
2 66 (26.83%) MS Office
3 6 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) SaaS
2 2 (0.81%) Office 365
2 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.45%) TCP/IP
2 27 (10.98%) 4G
3 23 (9.35%) WAN
4 22 (8.94%) DNS
5 21 (8.54%) LAN
6 19 (7.72%) VPN
7 18 (7.32%) Internet
7 18 (7.32%) SMTP
8 17 (6.91%) ADSL
9 16 (6.50%) DHCP
10 14 (5.69%) SAN
11 12 (4.88%) FTP
12 10 (4.07%) Firewall
12 10 (4.07%) NAS
13 9 (3.66%) Wireless
14 8 (3.25%) VoIP
15 6 (2.44%) Intranet
16 4 (1.63%) Extranet
16 4 (1.63%) LDAP
16 4 (1.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.16%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.44%) MS Access
6 6 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.03%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.03%) MySQL
8 4 (1.63%) OLAP
8 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.22%) Spotfire
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (1.22%) QlikView
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (10.98%) MSI
2 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 53 (21.54%) Telecoms
2 48 (19.51%) Finance
3 24 (9.76%) Legal
4 22 (8.94%) Retail
5 16 (6.50%) Law
6 15 (6.10%) German Language
7 14 (5.69%) Advertising
7 14 (5.69%) Publishing
8 13 (5.28%) Back Office
9 12 (4.88%) Marketing
10 11 (4.47%) Dutch Language
10 11 (4.47%) French Language
10 11 (4.47%) Portuguese Language
10 11 (4.47%) Spanish Language
11 5 (2.03%) Local Government
12 4 (1.63%) Billing
13 3 (1.22%) Korean Language
14 2 (0.81%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.81%) Games
15 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (23.98%) Analyst
2 50 (20.33%) Support Analyst
3 45 (18.29%) Developer
4 25 (10.16%) Principal Developer
5 23 (9.35%) Support Engineer
6 21 (8.54%) Applications Support
7 20 (8.13%) Consultant
7 20 (8.13%) Architect
7 20 (8.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 16 (6.50%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (6.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.10%) Applications Architect
10 13 (5.28%) .NET Developer
11 12 (4.88%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.88%) Desktop Support
11 12 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (4.07%) SCCM Engineer
14 9 (3.66%) IT Support
15 8 (3.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.23%) .NET
2 33 (13.41%) ASP.NET
3 24 (9.76%) HTML
4 19 (7.72%) XML
5 15 (6.10%) CSS
6 12 (4.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 7 (2.85%) Application Packaging
8 5 (2.03%) jQuery
9 4 (1.63%) MSMQ
9 4 (1.63%) XSLT
10 3 (1.22%) RSS
11 2 (0.81%) WAP
11 2 (0.81%) Ajax
11 2 (0.81%) JSTL
11 2 (0.81%) J2EE
11 2 (0.81%) JSP
12 1 (0.41%) Web Services
12 1 (0.41%) Flash
12 1 (0.41%) MDX
12 1 (0.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.60%) IVR
2 23 (9.35%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.88%) EPoS
4 12 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.47%) Clustering
6 9 (3.66%) Replication
7 7 (2.85%) Firmware
8 6 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.03%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.03%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.63%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.22%) Handset
11 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.22%) Social Media
12 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.81%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.41%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 170 (69.11%) Windows
2 86 (34.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (30.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 74 (30.08%) Windows 7
5 68 (27.64%) Windows XP
6 38 (15.45%) Windows Vista
7 27 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.69%) Windows 2000
9 11 (4.47%) Linux
10 10 (4.07%) UNIX
11 4 (1.63%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.22%) Android
13 2 (0.81%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.04%) ITIL
2 23 (9.35%) Migration
3 15 (6.10%) Asset Management
3 15 (6.10%) Market Research
4 12 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (4.88%) Project Management
5 10 (4.07%) Service Management
5 10 (4.07%) Service Delivery
5 10 (4.07%) Software Deployment
5 10 (4.07%) Problem Management
6 8 (3.25%) CRM
7 7 (2.85%) Content Management
7 7 (2.85%) Validation
7 7 (2.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (2.44%) ITSM
8 6 (2.44%) Change Management
8 6 (2.44%) Time Management
8 6 (2.44%) Product Management
9 5 (2.03%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.49%) SQL
2 38 (15.45%) C#
3 23 (9.35%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.91%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.10%) VB
6 12 (4.88%) XQuery
6 12 (4.88%) XPath
6 12 (4.88%) Java
7 11 (4.47%) VBA
7 11 (4.47%) VBScript
8 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.44%) C++
9 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.81%) Perl
10 2 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (28.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (17.89%) MCSE
3 34 (13.82%) MCP
4 27 (10.98%) Degree
5 25 (10.16%) MCITP
6 20 (8.13%) Security Cleared
6 20 (8.13%) SC Cleared
7 14 (5.69%) MCSA
8 12 (4.88%) A+ Certification
8 12 (4.88%) CCNA
8 12 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (4.47%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (2.85%) CCNP
11 6 (2.44%) MCTS
12 5 (2.03%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.81%) APMP
15 1 (0.41%) HNC
15 1 (0.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.94%) SLA
2 7 (2.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (2.85%) GAMP
2 7 (2.85%) GCP
2 7 (2.85%) GMP
3 3 (1.22%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (30.49%) Active Directory
2 48 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 26 (10.57%) UAG
5 25 (10.16%) XenApp
6 20 (8.13%) Terminal Services
7 19 (7.72%) Hyper-V
8 18 (7.32%) Forefront TMG
9 11 (4.47%) XenDesktop
10 10 (4.07%) MetaFrame
11 9 (3.66%) IAG
12 6 (2.44%) ISA Server
13 4 (1.63%) Novell eDirectory
13 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
14 3 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.22%) VMware Server
14 3 (1.22%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.81%) VMware GSX
15 2 (0.81%) vSphere
16 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 117 (47.56%) SCCM
2 40 (16.26%) WSUS
3 30 (12.20%) MOM
4 29 (11.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (6.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 14 (5.69%) SCOM
7 12 (4.88%) MIMEsweeper
7 12 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (4.07%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 9 (3.66%) Backup Exec
10 8 (3.25%) NetBackup
11 6 (2.44%) OpenView
12 5 (2.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (2.03%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (1.63%) ZENworks
13 4 (1.63%) HP SIM
13 4 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (1.22%) Tivoli
15 2 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 221 (89.84%) Microsoft
2 67 (27.24%) Citrix
3 52 (21.14%) VMware
4 42 (17.07%) Symantec
5 30 (12.20%) Oracle
6 27 (10.98%) Genesys
6 27 (10.98%) HP
7 23 (9.35%) Cisco
8 20 (8.13%) Altiris
9 18 (7.32%) McAfee
9 18 (7.32%) LANDesk
10 17 (6.91%) Sophos
11 12 (4.88%) Websense
11 12 (4.88%) Clearswift
12 10 (4.07%) Lotus
13 9 (3.66%) Dell
14 7 (2.85%) Intel
15 6 (2.44%) Remedy
15 6 (2.44%) NetApp
15 6 (2.44%) IBM
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