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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 840 837 713
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -124
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 65 110 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.092% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 1.46% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 50 84 116
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%

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
7642 7536 7023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.29% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6057 6070 5644
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 58 £37,500 +7.14% 15
South East -18 19 £37,500 +10.29% 3
London +31 12 £52,500 +22.09% 9
Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 5 £31,500 -
Yorkshire +9 5 £31,500 -
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £33,750 +50.00% 1
Reading -2 5 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -3 5 - - 1
Berkshire -13 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Milton Keynes - 5 £33,750 - 1
Leeds - 5 £31,500 -
Liverpool - 5 - -
Bradford - 5 £31,500 -
Merseyside - 5 - -
West Midlands -10 4 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire -3 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +50 2 £79,000 +46.29% 1
Basingstoke +20 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Cheltenham -12 2 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Gloucestershire -23 2 £48,750 +39.28% 1
South West -39 2 £48,750 +89.32% 1
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £33,000 -
Surrey +3 1 £37,500 +10.29%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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).

1 124 (70.06%) Microsoft
2 99 (55.93%) Windows
3 67 (37.85%) Active Directory
4 66 (37.29%) SCCM
5 63 (35.59%) MS Office
6 59 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 50 (28.25%) MS Excel
8 49 (27.68%) SQL
8 49 (27.68%) VMware
9 45 (25.42%) SQL Server
10 44 (24.86%) Degree
11 41 (23.16%) ITIL
12 39 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (20.34%) Telecoms
14 31 (17.51%) Security Cleared
15 30 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (16.38%) Oracle
16 29 (16.38%) Cisco
17 27 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
18 26 (14.69%) MS Exchange
19 25 (14.12%) TCP/IP
19 25 (14.12%) Finance
19 25 (14.12%) Project Management
20 24 (13.56%) LAN
20 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
21 23 (12.99%) VBScript
22 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Certification
22 22 (12.43%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 26 (14.69%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.73%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.60%) IIS
4 12 (6.78%) CMS
5 8 (4.52%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (3.95%) IBM Notes
6 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.82%) Site Server
8 4 (2.26%) ArcGIS
8 4 (2.26%) Apache
8 4 (2.26%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.26%) DNN
9 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 63 (35.59%) MS Office
2 50 (28.25%) MS Excel
3 14 (7.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Primavera
2 5 (2.82%) Sage 50
3 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Google Analytics
1 5 (2.82%) SaaS
2 4 (2.26%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.69%) Office 365
4 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.12%) TCP/IP
2 24 (13.56%) LAN
3 21 (11.86%) DNS
4 20 (11.30%) WAN
5 18 (10.17%) DHCP
6 14 (7.91%) Firewall
7 12 (6.78%) Wireless
8 10 (5.65%) HTTP
9 9 (5.08%) Intranet
9 9 (5.08%) PBX
10 8 (4.52%) Internet
10 8 (4.52%) SAN
10 8 (4.52%) VPN
11 7 (3.95%) CTI
12 4 (2.26%) Wireshark
12 4 (2.26%) NAS
12 4 (2.26%) LDAP
13 3 (1.69%) VoIP
13 3 (1.69%) Ethernet
13 3 (1.69%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.52%) MS Access
4 7 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.69%) MySQL
6 3 (1.69%) Informix
7 2 (1.13%) EDMS
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.56%) DTS
8 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MSI
2 5 (2.82%) Ant
2 5 (2.82%) JUnit
2 5 (2.82%) NUnit
2 5 (2.82%) Maven
2 5 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.82%) Moq
3 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.13%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) AdminStudio
General
1 36 (20.34%) Telecoms
2 25 (14.12%) Finance
3 21 (11.86%) Marketing
4 14 (7.91%) Back Office
5 12 (6.78%) Retail
6 8 (4.52%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.95%) Legal
8 6 (3.39%) Games
9 5 (2.82%) Electronics
10 3 (1.69%) Law
10 3 (1.69%) German Language
10 3 (1.69%) Local Government
11 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.56%) Advertising
11 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (12.99%) Analyst
2 17 (9.60%) Developer
3 16 (9.04%) Integration Engineer
4 15 (8.47%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.34%) Consultant
6 12 (6.78%) Service Analyst
6 12 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (5.65%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (4.52%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.52%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.52%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (3.95%) Client Services Manager
11 6 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (3.39%) Architect
11 6 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (2.82%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.86%) .NET
2 18 (10.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (9.60%) jQuery
4 15 (8.47%) HTML
5 13 (7.34%) XML
5 13 (7.34%) Application Packaging
6 9 (5.08%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (3.95%) Web Services
7 7 (3.95%) CSS
8 6 (3.39%) WSH
8 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.82%) Backbone.js
9 5 (2.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.82%) Ninject
9 5 (2.82%) REST
9 5 (2.82%) Java EE
9 5 (2.82%) JAX-WS
9 5 (2.82%) JSP
9 5 (2.82%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.60%) IVR
3 15 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.47%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.78%) Replication
5 11 (6.21%) Thin Client
5 11 (6.21%) Fat Client
6 10 (5.65%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 9 (5.08%) Client/Server
8 8 (4.52%) Copywriting
9 7 (3.95%) User Experience
10 6 (3.39%) Online Games
11 5 (2.82%) Biometrics
11 5 (2.82%) Clustering
11 5 (2.82%) Statistics
12 4 (2.26%) PKI
12 4 (2.26%) NHS
13 3 (1.69%) CMDB
13 3 (1.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 99 (55.93%) Windows
2 59 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 39 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (10.73%) Windows XP
6 16 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.08%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.52%) UNIX
9 6 (3.39%) Linux
10 5 (2.82%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.26%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.13%) SUSE
12 2 (1.13%) Solaris
12 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.16%) ITIL
2 25 (14.12%) Project Management
3 21 (11.86%) PRINCE2
4 19 (10.73%) Service Delivery
5 18 (10.17%) Service Management
6 17 (9.60%) MVC
7 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.91%) Incident Management
9 13 (7.34%) CRM
9 13 (7.34%) Analytics
10 11 (6.21%) Scrum
11 10 (5.65%) TDD
11 10 (5.65%) Time Management
11 10 (5.65%) Data Entry
11 10 (5.65%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (5.65%) Infrastructure Management
12 9 (5.08%) ITSM
12 9 (5.08%) Content Management
12 9 (5.08%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.68%) SQL
2 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.99%) VBScript
5 18 (10.17%) C#
6 17 (9.60%) VB
7 11 (6.21%) Java
8 6 (3.39%) C
9 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.13%) XQuery
10 2 (1.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (24.86%) Degree
2 31 (17.51%) Security Cleared
3 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (11.86%) MCP
5 20 (11.30%) MCSE
6 18 (10.17%) SC Cleared
7 14 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (5.65%) CCNA
9 7 (3.95%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.95%) PMP
9 7 (3.95%) PMI Certification
10 5 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.26%) ISEB
11 4 (2.26%) HND
12 2 (1.13%) CCNP
12 2 (1.13%) CITP
12 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.56%) MCITP
13 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.30%) SLA
2 7 (3.95%) PMBOK
3 5 (2.82%) QA
4 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (37.85%) Active Directory
2 39 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.43%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.39%) XenApp
5 6 (3.39%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.26%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.69%) UAG
7 3 (1.69%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.69%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.69%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.13%) IAG
9 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 66 (37.29%) SCCM
2 11 (6.21%) MOM
3 10 (5.65%) OpenView
4 9 (5.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.26%) SCOM
6 4 (2.26%) WSUS
6 4 (2.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.69%) BMC Marimba
7 3 (1.69%) OVSD
7 3 (1.69%) WMI
7 3 (1.69%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.69%) Nagios
7 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 124 (70.06%) Microsoft
2 49 (27.68%) VMware
3 29 (16.38%) Cisco
3 29 (16.38%) Oracle
4 21 (11.86%) Citrix
5 17 (9.60%) HP
6 13 (7.34%) IBM
7 10 (5.65%) Symantec
7 10 (5.65%) SolarWinds
8 9 (5.08%) LANDesk
9 8 (4.52%) Altiris
9 8 (4.52%) Avaya
9 8 (4.52%) BMC
10 7 (3.95%) Lotus
10 7 (3.95%) Genesys
10 7 (3.95%) Verint
11 6 (3.39%) Dell
11 6 (3.39%) Adobe
11 6 (3.39%) Google
11 6 (3.39%) Trend Micro
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £4000 - £5000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per day + bonus quarterly + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewisham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Solutions 4 Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago