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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank 881 873 876
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 67 98 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 1.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 101
Average salary £31,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £23,210 £22,680
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%

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
8403 7883 7714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.13% 7.13% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6796 6235 6086
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 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 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 -22 64 £31,500 -21.25% 4
London +8 21 £27,250 -48.09% 1
City of London +51 13 £27,000 -64.00%
Hertfordshire +31 13 £47,500 -
East of England +21 13 £47,500 +115.75%
South West +8 11 £29,000 -6.93% 1
South East +11 10 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £47,500 -
Cullompton - 8 £23,750 -
Devon - 8 £23,750 - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £20,000 -50.00%
East Midlands +1 6 £20,000 -50.00%
Nottingham +13 4 £19,000 -44.92%
Berkshire +8 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Reading +10 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire +2 3 £32,000 -20.98%
Bristol - 3 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £31,500 -
York - 2 £31,500 -
Mansfield - 2 £22,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £31,500 - 1
Surrey +9 1 £24,750 -49.23%
Bracknell -5 1 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -22 1 £48,500 -0.51%
Birmingham - 1 £48,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Chatham - 1 - -
Lewes - 1 £44,141 -

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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).

1 101 (79.53%) Microsoft
2 61 (48.03%) Windows
3 56 (44.09%) Active Directory
4 47 (37.01%) SQL Server
5 45 (35.43%) MS Excel
6 44 (34.65%) SQL
6 44 (34.65%) SCCM
7 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (25.98%) Service Management
9 32 (25.20%) ITIL
10 30 (23.62%) VMware
11 29 (22.83%) MS Office
11 29 (22.83%) SharePoint
12 28 (22.05%) .NET
12 28 (22.05%) Citrix
13 27 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (20.47%) HTML
15 25 (19.69%) Scrum
15 25 (19.69%) Windows 7
16 24 (18.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (18.90%) XML
17 23 (18.11%) MCP
18 22 (17.32%) LAN
18 22 (17.32%) WAN
18 22 (17.32%) Clustering
19 21 (16.54%) Service Delivery
19 21 (16.54%) Finance
19 21 (16.54%) Oracle
20 20 (15.75%) Cisco
20 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (22.83%) SharePoint
2 19 (14.96%) IIS
3 17 (13.39%) MS Exchange
4 16 (12.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (10.24%) Apache
6 11 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (8.66%) IBM Notes
6 11 (8.66%) Node.js
7 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (7.09%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (6.30%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (5.51%) WebSphere
11 6 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (3.15%) ArcGIS
12 4 (3.15%) Tomcat
13 3 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
14 2 (1.57%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (35.43%) MS Excel
2 29 (22.83%) MS Office
3 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.79%) InDesign
4 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.66%) GitHub
3 3 (2.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.32%) LAN
1 22 (17.32%) WAN
2 18 (14.17%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.24%) DNS
3 13 (10.24%) NAS
3 13 (10.24%) SAN
4 9 (7.09%) DHCP
4 9 (7.09%) Ethernet
4 9 (7.09%) PBX
5 8 (6.30%) Wireless
6 7 (5.51%) SMTP
6 7 (5.51%) VoIP
7 6 (4.72%) Firewall
7 6 (4.72%) FTP
7 6 (4.72%) HTTP
8 5 (3.94%) Internet
8 5 (3.94%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.94%) SMPP
9 4 (3.15%) ADSL
9 4 (3.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (37.01%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.66%) MySQL
3 11 (8.66%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.66%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.09%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Cucumber
1 11 (8.66%) Git (software)
1 11 (8.66%) Jasmine
1 11 (8.66%) Jenkins
1 11 (8.66%) JUnit
2 8 (6.30%) JIRA
2 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.36%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (1.57%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.57%) MSTest
5 2 (1.57%) NUnit
6 1 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 18 (14.17%) Marketing
3 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.30%) French Language
5 7 (5.51%) German Language
5 7 (5.51%) Retail
6 6 (4.72%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.94%) Advertising
8 3 (2.36%) Banking
8 3 (2.36%) Law
8 3 (2.36%) Legal
8 3 (2.36%) Publishing
9 2 (1.57%) Back Office
9 2 (1.57%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.57%) Games
10 1 (0.79%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.79%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (30.71%) Analyst
2 16 (12.60%) Developer
3 12 (9.45%) IT Support
3 12 (9.45%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.66%) Architect
4 11 (8.66%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (8.66%) SOC Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.09%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Consultant
7 8 (6.30%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Technical Support
8 7 (5.51%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) QC Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Quality Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) .NET
2 26 (20.47%) HTML
3 24 (18.90%) XML
4 17 (13.39%) CSS
5 14 (11.02%) jQuery
6 12 (9.45%) CSS3
6 12 (9.45%) HTML5
7 11 (8.66%) AngularJS
7 11 (8.66%) Backbone.js
7 11 (8.66%) HATEOAS
7 11 (8.66%) JSON
7 11 (8.66%) LESS
7 11 (8.66%) Middleware
7 11 (8.66%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (8.66%) REST
7 11 (8.66%) Sass
7 11 (8.66%) Spring
7 11 (8.66%) Spring Boot
7 11 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (7.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Clustering
2 16 (12.60%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.81%) Fat Client
3 15 (11.81%) Thin Client
4 8 (6.30%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.30%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.94%) IVR
7 4 (3.15%) Replication
8 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.36%) iPad
8 3 (2.36%) iPhone
8 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.57%) User Experience
10 1 (0.79%) iSeries
10 1 (0.79%) New Media
10 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (48.03%) Windows
2 27 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (19.69%) Windows 7
4 20 (15.75%) Windows Server
5 17 (13.39%) Linux
6 14 (11.02%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (7.09%) Solaris
9 9 (7.09%) SUSE
10 5 (3.94%) Android
10 5 (3.94%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.15%) Unix
12 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.98%) Service Management
3 32 (25.20%) ITIL
4 25 (19.69%) Scrum
5 21 (16.54%) Service Delivery
6 15 (11.81%) SDLC
7 14 (11.02%) CRM
7 14 (11.02%) Problem Management
8 13 (10.24%) Change Management
9 12 (9.45%) Incident Management
9 12 (9.45%) Presales
10 11 (8.66%) API Development
10 11 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce
10 11 (8.66%) Information Security
10 11 (8.66%) SIEM
10 11 (8.66%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.66%) Waterfall
10 11 (8.66%) Web Development
11 9 (7.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.65%) SQL
2 16 (12.60%) JavaScript
2 16 (12.60%) PHP
3 14 (11.02%) Java
4 13 (10.24%) C#
5 11 (8.66%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.36%) C
7 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.36%) VBA
7 3 (2.36%) XPath
7 3 (2.36%) XQuery
8 2 (1.57%) XAML
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) MCP
2 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.96%) SC Cleared
4 17 (13.39%) Degree
5 13 (10.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (8.66%) CEH
6 11 (8.66%) CESG Certified Professional
6 11 (8.66%) CISM
6 11 (8.66%) CISSP
6 11 (8.66%) CRISC
6 11 (8.66%) GIAC
6 11 (8.66%) SANS
7 9 (7.09%) DV Cleared
8 8 (6.30%) HND
9 6 (4.72%) MCDST
9 6 (4.72%) MOS
10 5 (3.94%) CITP
11 4 (3.15%) MCSE
12 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.39%) Data Quality
2 11 (8.66%) SLA
3 7 (5.51%) QA
4 2 (1.57%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (44.09%) Active Directory
2 24 (18.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.66%) Docker
4 8 (6.30%) vCloud
4 8 (6.30%) vSphere
5 7 (5.51%) XenApp
6 6 (4.72%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.15%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.36%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (34.65%) SCCM
2 14 (11.02%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 10 (7.87%) MOM
4 9 (7.09%) SCOM
5 4 (3.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.36%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.36%) SCSM
7 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.79%) Puppet
7 1 (0.79%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 101 (79.53%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.62%) VMware
3 28 (22.05%) Citrix
4 21 (16.54%) Oracle
5 20 (15.75%) Cisco
6 14 (11.02%) Altiris
7 11 (8.66%) AlienVault
7 11 (8.66%) LogLogic
7 11 (8.66%) LogRhythm
7 11 (8.66%) Lotus
8 10 (7.87%) IBM
9 9 (7.09%) CheckPoint
9 9 (7.09%) Novell
9 9 (7.09%) Sun
10 8 (6.30%) BMC
10 8 (6.30%) LANDesk
11 7 (5.51%) Adobe
11 7 (5.51%) Express Metrix
11 7 (5.51%) Symantec
12 6 (4.72%) Computacenter
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EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum Health, Pension, stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
KnownFour
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
City University London
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bond Dickinson
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Percepta
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 24 days ago