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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 798 727 729
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +2
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 129 152 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.77% 2.36% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 105 97 148
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,860 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +12.92%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7305 6440 6044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.99% 5.74% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5806 4938 5041
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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 23 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 23 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 -45 119 £45,000 +7.14% 13
South West +9 31 £40,000 -1.84% 1
London -58 26 £50,000 +9.28% 4
South East -38 20 £34,000 -24.44%
North West +11 13 £47,500 +26.66%
Bristol +1 13 £45,000 +9.75%
Manchester +11 12 £47,500 +17.28%
Birmingham +3 11 £25,000 -50.98% 1
West Midlands +3 11 £25,000 -37.50% 1
East of England -2 10 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Devon - 10 £22,950 -
Surrey +1 9 £26,750 -42.16%
City of London -14 9 £70,000 +62.79%
North East - 9 - -
Durham - 9 - -
Darlington - 9 - -
Cambridge - 7 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Gloucestershire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 £40,000 - 1
Exeter - 5 £22,950 -
Nottingham +3 4 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire -6 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Derbyshire -14 4 £50,000 +100.00%
East Midlands -24 4 £50,000 +100.00% 5
Yorkshire -28 4 £50,000 +17.64%
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Stockport - 4 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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).

1 222 (89.88%) Microsoft
2 169 (68.42%) Windows
3 117 (47.37%) SCCM
4 101 (40.89%) MS Excel
5 83 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (31.17%) Windows 7
7 73 (29.55%) SQL
7 73 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (29.15%) MS Exchange
8 72 (29.15%) Active Directory
9 70 (28.34%) Windows XP
10 69 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 67 (27.13%) MS Office
12 66 (26.72%) Citrix
13 56 (22.67%) SQL Server
14 54 (21.86%) Telecoms
15 52 (21.05%) VMware
16 49 (19.84%) SharePoint
17 48 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 46 (18.62%) Finance
19 42 (17.00%) Symantec
20 41 (16.60%) MCSE
21 40 (16.19%) WSUS
22 37 (14.98%) MCP
22 37 (14.98%) TCP/IP
23 36 (14.57%) Windows Vista
24 35 (14.17%) C#
24 35 (14.17%) ITIL
25 33 (13.36%) .NET
26 32 (12.96%) IVR

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 72 (29.15%) MS Exchange
2 49 (19.84%) SharePoint
3 32 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (8.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (8.10%) IIS
6 18 (7.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.64%) Lync
8 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.43%) IBM Notes
11 5 (2.02%) Apache
12 4 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (1.21%) iPlanet
14 2 (0.81%) Content Management Server
14 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
Applications
1 101 (40.89%) MS Excel
2 67 (27.13%) MS Office
3 6 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) SaaS
2 2 (0.81%) Office 365
2 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.98%) TCP/IP
2 27 (10.93%) 4G
3 24 (9.72%) WAN
4 21 (8.50%) LAN
5 20 (8.10%) VPN
5 20 (8.10%) DNS
5 20 (8.10%) Internet
6 18 (7.29%) ADSL
7 16 (6.48%) SMTP
8 14 (5.67%) DHCP
8 14 (5.67%) SAN
9 12 (4.86%) FTP
10 10 (4.05%) NAS
11 9 (3.64%) Wireless
12 8 (3.24%) Firewall
12 8 (3.24%) VoIP
13 6 (2.43%) Intranet
14 4 (1.62%) Extranet
14 4 (1.62%) iSCSI
15 3 (1.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.31%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.02%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.02%) MySQL
8 4 (1.62%) MS Access
8 4 (1.62%) OLAP
8 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.21%) Spotfire
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (1.21%) QlikView
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 26 (10.53%) MSI
2 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
General
1 54 (21.86%) Telecoms
2 46 (18.62%) Finance
3 25 (10.12%) Legal
4 22 (8.91%) Retail
5 17 (6.88%) Law
6 13 (5.26%) Back Office
6 13 (5.26%) Advertising
6 13 (5.26%) Publishing
6 13 (5.26%) German Language
7 12 (4.86%) Marketing
8 11 (4.45%) Dutch Language
8 11 (4.45%) French Language
8 11 (4.45%) Portuguese Language
8 11 (4.45%) Spanish Language
9 5 (2.02%) Local Government
10 4 (1.62%) Billing
11 3 (1.21%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.81%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.81%) Games
13 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (24.70%) Analyst
2 52 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 45 (18.22%) Developer
4 25 (10.12%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.12%) Principal Developer
5 21 (8.50%) Consultant
6 20 (8.10%) Applications Support
6 20 (8.10%) Architect
7 19 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 17 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.07%) Desktop Support
9 15 (6.07%) Applications Architect
10 14 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (5.26%) .NET Developer
12 12 (4.86%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (4.86%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (4.05%) IT Support
14 9 (3.64%) SCCM Engineer
15 8 (3.24%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.36%) .NET
2 31 (12.55%) ASP.NET
3 22 (8.91%) HTML
4 18 (7.29%) XML
5 15 (6.07%) CSS
6 12 (4.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 7 (2.83%) Application Packaging
8 5 (2.02%) jQuery
9 3 (1.21%) RSS
10 2 (0.81%) WAP
10 2 (0.81%) Ajax
10 2 (0.81%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.81%) JSTL
10 2 (0.81%) JSP
10 2 (0.81%) Web Services
10 2 (0.81%) XSLT
10 2 (0.81%) J2EE
11 1 (0.40%) Flash
11 1 (0.40%) MDX
11 1 (0.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.96%) IVR
2 26 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.86%) EPoS
5 11 (4.45%) Clustering
6 9 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.83%) Replication
7 7 (2.83%) Firmware
8 6 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.02%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.02%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.21%) Handset
10 3 (1.21%) Social Media
11 2 (0.81%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.40%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 169 (68.42%) Windows
2 83 (33.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (31.17%) Windows 7
4 73 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (28.34%) Windows XP
6 36 (14.57%) Windows Vista
7 28 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.67%) Windows 2000
9 9 (3.64%) Linux
9 9 (3.64%) UNIX
10 5 (2.02%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.62%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.21%) Android
13 2 (0.81%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.17%) ITIL
2 25 (10.12%) Migration
3 15 (6.07%) Market Research
4 13 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 12 (4.86%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (4.86%) Asset Management
5 12 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (4.86%) Project Management
6 10 (4.05%) Software Deployment
7 8 (3.24%) Service Management
7 8 (3.24%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.24%) CRM
8 7 (2.83%) Content Management
8 7 (2.83%) Validation
8 7 (2.83%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (2.43%) Time Management
10 5 (2.02%) Data Protection
10 5 (2.02%) Business Development
10 5 (2.02%) Business Transformation
10 5 (2.02%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (29.55%) SQL
2 35 (14.17%) C#
3 22 (8.91%) PowerShell
4 15 (6.07%) VB
4 15 (6.07%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.86%) XQuery
5 12 (4.86%) XPath
6 11 (4.45%) VBA
6 11 (4.45%) VBScript
7 10 (4.05%) Java
8 7 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.62%) C++
10 2 (0.81%) Perl
10 2 (0.81%) PHP
10 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (16.60%) MCSE
3 37 (14.98%) MCP
4 25 (10.12%) MCITP
5 24 (9.72%) Degree
6 20 (8.10%) SC Cleared
6 20 (8.10%) Security Cleared
7 14 (5.67%) MCSA
8 12 (4.86%) A+ Certification
9 11 (4.45%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (4.05%) CCNA
10 10 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (2.83%) CCNP
12 6 (2.43%) MCTS
13 5 (2.02%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.81%) APMP
16 1 (0.40%) HNC
16 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.10%) SLA
2 7 (2.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (2.83%) GAMP
2 7 (2.83%) GCP
2 7 (2.83%) GMP
3 3 (1.21%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (29.15%) Active Directory
2 48 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 26 (10.53%) XenApp
4 26 (10.53%) UAG
5 20 (8.10%) Terminal Services
6 19 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 17 (6.88%) Forefront TMG
8 12 (4.86%) XenDesktop
9 10 (4.05%) IAG
10 9 (3.64%) MetaFrame
11 6 (2.43%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.62%) VMware ESX
13 3 (1.21%) Terminal Server
13 3 (1.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.21%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.81%) vSphere
14 2 (0.81%) VMware GSX
14 2 (0.81%) Novell eDirectory
15 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 117 (47.37%) SCCM
2 40 (16.19%) WSUS
3 29 (11.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 28 (11.34%) MOM
5 18 (7.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (5.26%) SCOM
7 12 (4.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 11 (4.45%) MIMEsweeper
8 11 (4.45%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (3.64%) Backup Exec
10 8 (3.24%) NetBackup
11 6 (2.43%) OpenView
12 5 (2.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (1.62%) HP SIM
13 4 (1.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (1.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (1.21%) Tivoli
15 2 (0.81%) ZENworks
15 2 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 222 (89.88%) Microsoft
2 66 (26.72%) Citrix
3 52 (21.05%) VMware
4 42 (17.00%) Symantec
5 28 (11.34%) Oracle
6 27 (10.93%) Genesys
6 27 (10.93%) HP
7 24 (9.72%) Cisco
8 20 (8.10%) Altiris
9 18 (7.29%) LANDesk
10 17 (6.88%) McAfee
11 16 (6.48%) Sophos
12 11 (4.45%) Websense
12 11 (4.45%) Clearswift
13 9 (3.64%) Dell
14 8 (3.24%) Intel
15 6 (2.43%) Lotus
15 6 (2.43%) Computacenter
15 6 (2.43%) NetApp
15 6 (2.43%) IBM
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