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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK
Rank 810 878 818
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -60
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 43 69 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 0.88% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 80
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% -10.00%

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
6974 7881 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.40% 7.85% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5722 6428 6211
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,830 £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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 24 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +66 39 £45,000 +12.50% 9
London +59 17 £47,500 -5.00% 6
South East +59 13 £24,000 -42.61% 3
Hampshire +24 6 - - 1
Basingstoke - 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £23,000 -
Surrey +42 3 £30,000 -28.26%
Guildford +26 3 £30,000 -28.26%
East of England +18 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire +24 2 £25,000 -10.71%
North West -12 2 £28,000 -
North East - 2 £20,900 -
Colchester - 2 £45,000 -
Jarrow - 2 £20,900 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £28,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £20,900 -
Merseyside - 2 £28,000 -
Oxford - 2 £23,000 -
Barnsley - 2 £25,000 -
Essex - 2 £45,000 -
City of London +44 1 - - 1
Cambridge +8 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £62,500 +25.00%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 65 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 46 (54.12%) Windows
3 38 (44.71%) Active Directory
4 37 (43.53%) SCCM
5 35 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 34 (40.00%) Finance
7 21 (24.71%) ITIL
8 20 (23.53%) SQL
9 19 (22.35%) Windows 7
10 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
11 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 15 (17.65%) Oracle
12 15 (17.65%) VB
12 15 (17.65%) MS Office
12 15 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 15 (17.65%) Application Packaging
13 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (16.47%) VMware
14 13 (15.29%) Games
14 13 (15.29%) SLA
14 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (15.29%) SCOM
14 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
15 12 (14.12%) DevOps
15 12 (14.12%) Retail
15 12 (14.12%) Data Management
15 12 (14.12%) Service Management
16 11 (12.94%) DNS

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 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.88%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.65%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.35%) InDesign
5 1 (1.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.35%) FastStats
2 2 (2.35%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 2 (2.35%) Unica
3 1 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 2 (2.35%) Silverpop
3 1 (1.18%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) DHCP
3 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.41%) VPN
5 5 (5.88%) LAN
5 5 (5.88%) WAN
6 3 (3.53%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (3.53%) VoIP
7 2 (2.35%) RTP
7 2 (2.35%) Wireless
7 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.18%) DSL
8 1 (1.18%) Firewall
8 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.18%) Internet
8 1 (1.18%) SNMP
8 1 (1.18%) VLAN
8 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.41%) MySQL
4 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.53%) EDMS
6 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.18%) MS Access
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Redis
7 1 (1.18%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) InstallShield
1 4 (4.71%) MSI
2 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) webpack
3 2 (2.35%) Babel
4 1 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Games
3 12 (14.12%) Retail
4 9 (10.59%) Marketing
5 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.88%) Law
7 2 (2.35%) Legal
7 2 (2.35%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.18%) Advertising
8 1 (1.18%) Banking
8 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Analyst
2 13 (15.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (9.41%) Service Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Consultant
4 7 (8.24%) Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Linux Server Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Server Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Support Technician
4 7 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (7.06%) Applications Packager
5 6 (7.06%) Database Manager
5 6 (7.06%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) IT Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) IT Support
5 6 (7.06%) SCCM Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) HTML
2 6 (7.06%) CSS
3 4 (4.71%) HTML5
4 3 (3.53%) Node.js
4 3 (3.53%) Redux
4 3 (3.53%) Sass
5 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.35%) CSS3
5 2 (2.35%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.18%) COM
6 1 (1.18%) SVG
6 1 (1.18%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.71%) iPhone
5 3 (3.53%) Frameworx
5 3 (3.53%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Statistics
6 2 (2.35%) iPad
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (1.18%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Windows
2 19 (22.35%) Windows 7
3 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.24%) Linux
6 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Application Packaging
3 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.12%) Data Management
4 12 (14.12%) DevOps
4 12 (14.12%) Service Management
5 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.94%) Open Source
6 9 (10.59%) CRM
7 8 (9.41%) Release Management
8 7 (8.24%) Change Control
8 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.06%) Project Management
10 5 (5.88%) Analytics
10 5 (5.88%) Change Management
10 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.88%) Line Management
10 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.88%) Validation
10 5 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) SQL
2 15 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 15 (17.65%) VB
3 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.24%) VBScript
4 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.53%) Java
5 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.35%) C++
6 2 (2.35%) ES6
6 2 (2.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) A+ Certification
3 7 (8.24%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (2.35%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 38 (44.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.71%) XenApp
5 3 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.18%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (43.53%) SCCM
2 13 (15.29%) SCOM
3 9 (10.59%) WSUS
4 7 (8.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (3.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) Casper Suite
6 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 65 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.65%) Oracle
3 14 (16.47%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.24%) Citrix
6 6 (7.06%) Apple
6 6 (7.06%) ServiceNow
7 5 (5.88%) Adobe
8 4 (4.71%) Bloomberg
8 4 (4.71%) FactSet
8 4 (4.71%) Remedy
8 4 (4.71%) Reuters
9 3 (3.53%) Fixnetix
9 3 (3.53%) Lotus
9 3 (3.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.53%) SAP
9 3 (3.53%) Siebel
10 2 (2.35%) Cisco
10 2 (2.35%) IBM
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